Any day arrival *** Min 3 night stay ****
Concealed in a private woodland glade this magical timber cabin is gloriously
located only a short walk from Cwm yr Eglwys beach. The ‘Hansel &
Gretel’ style cabin is accessed by a hidden path that quickly transforms into
its own secret world of lush green trees and woodland birds; a million miles
from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This enchanting wilderness is
beautifully protected by its tree-laden surrounds and its hard to believe your
only a few hundred metres from Pembrokeshire's famous coast.
3-minute stroll down the hill takes you to the lovely beach, Cwm yr Eglwys,
which offers golden sands, pristine waters and majestic views towards Newport
Head across the bay. Just above the waterfront lies the preserved ruins of St
Brynach, a 12th-century church, while a popular 1-mile walk through the
countryside takes you to another sandy beach; Pwllgwaelod. Here you will find
the historic pub, The Sailors Safety, serving good food and real ales. For a
slightly longer and more undulating jaunt, take the coastal path around Dinas
Head, which offers breathtaking views across the Irish Sea. This
fairy-tale retreat makes the perfect beachside getaway for a family or couple.
property can only be accessed via a very narrow and sometimes muddy path
(around 100m long), so please bring appropriate footwear and baggage. A torch
is also essential if you are travelling at night!
- 4pm / Check -out - 10am
Cwm yr Eglwys
- Cwm yr Eglwys has its very own micro
climate, renowned for being a few degrees hotter and drier compared to
other parts of the Pembrokeshire coast.
- The bathing is safe and there is a slipway for
launching small boats. A stream runs through the middle of the beach and
there are lots of rock pools - clamber over the rocks at the west end of
the beach to discover a secret 'low tide' beach.
- Boat spaces are available to rent in the village
St Brynach Church & Cwm yr Eglwys Boat
- The cove is overlooked by the belfry, west wall
and part of the graveyard of the 12th century church of St
Brynach - the rest was destroyed by the Royal Charter Storm of 1859.
Pembrokeshire Coastal Path near Cwm yr
Eglwys log cabin
- Join the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and take the
valley walk to the pretty sandy bay of Pwllgwaelod and the newly
refurbished Sailors Safety Inn - excellent local sea food and
fabulous romantic sunsets!
Pembrokeshire Bird Islands
- Trips to the internationally important bird
islands of Skomer and Ramsey are available from
St Justinian's near St Davids (and sometimes from Whitesands
Beach, (dependant on tides) and Martins Haven on the Marloes Peninsula.
Tenby and Caldey Island
- A pleasant hour's drive through the heart of
Pembrokeshire will lead to the famous elegant seaside resort of Tenby with
five glorious sandy beaches and boat trips to the nearby tranquil island
of Caldey now home to an order of Cistercian monks.
Dinas Cross, Newport Coastal Village & Fishguard Coastal Town
- Dinas Cross is a small inland village with a
shop, 2 pubs - the Freemasons Arms and the Ship Aground, a small
mini-market, fish and chip shop, Post Office and a garage.
Newport Golf Club
- Newport has two fabulous beaches and an18 hole
links golf course and a daily ferry service sails to Ireland from Goodwick
Rock Fishing Ceibwr Cove & Bird
Watching at Newport Bay
- The rocks on the southern side of Ceibwr Cove are
excellent for float fishing and spinning. Try your luck.
Celtic Quest Coasteering
- Celtic Quest offer you an exhilarating
and unique way to explore the magnificent Pembrokeshire coastline.
Adventure swimming, plunging into the sea from high
rocks,rock hopping and more. See further information in our Holiday
Guide (tab above).
Walk around Dinas Island part of the Long
- Walk around the spectacular headland to the
picturesque beach Pwllgwaelod before then returning via the pleasant
country lane having circumnavigated a National Trust sheep farm run by the
pioneering & professional Perkins family. Pets welcome on leads (this
is sheep country).
Old Sailors Inn (formerly Sailors Safety),
- Do visit this 500 year old inn
overlooking Pwllgwaelod beach serving real ales and good food. Sea
food and shell fish are a speciality. Eat in the small
dining room (book to avoid disappointment) overlooking the garden and
beach or in the large garden just a few yards from the beach.
- The coastal path around Dinas Island with
magnificent coastal views can be joined here.
Dyffryn Fernant Garden
- Dyffryn Fernant garden sits in 6 acres of rugged
countryside and incorporates a wide range of planting including a bog
garden, ornamental grass field, lots of colour around the house, an
exotically planted courtyard and a fernery.
- Dyffryn Fernant is also one of the Great Gardens
of West Wales.
- This small market town has independent shops, tea
& coffee houses, several pubs, a leisure centre with swimming pool and
a small cinema.
- A Farmers Market is held in the Town Hall every
Saturday morning with lots of lovely local goodies to purchase.
- Also in the town hall is the 'Last Invasion of
Britain Tapestry' - sewn by local needle workers to celebrate
the centenary of this historic event.
- The Gwaun Valley, in the Pembrokeshire Coast
National Park, runs inland from Lower Town Fishguard towards
The Preseli Hills and has a unique atmosphere, abundant wildlife
and prehistoric sites
- The Gwaun Valley Brewery is a
family-run brewery producing a variety of different real ales. Enjoy a
pint of the good stuff with beautiful views of the Preseli Hills and on
brewing day you can see the brewers at work.
- Take a short drive into the Gwaun Valley to
The Dyffryn Arms - known locally as Bessie's, after the namesake
landlady who serves real ale from a jug in what is basically her licensed
front room. It’s an experience not to be missed!
Pembrokeshire Candle Centre, Cilgwyn
- Do visit The Pembrokeshire Candle Centre where
you can watch all kinds of candles being made and candle-making courses
are available during the winter months. There is a workshop, gallery and
small museum which tells the tale of candle making over the centuries.
Newport & Newport Boat Club
- Newport, a friendly, charming seaside village
with pubs, restaurants, antique shop, gift and book shops, butchers
selling local meat and home-made delicacies and a well
stocked wholefood shop.
- There is sailing from Newport Boat
Club and safe bathing on the Parrog Beach and Newport
Sands and golf at the spectacular links course.
- Do visit the Newport Collective
Gallery/Shop. You will find a varied selection of arts & crafts
created by local people including paintings, ceramics, jewellery, wooden
goods, cards and more.
Newport Bike Hire
- Mountain and road bikes for all ages are
available to hire including children's seats and tag alongs. Helmets,
maps and accessories are provided. Book an escorted trek around the
Preseli ranges to blow the cobwebs away.
- Pony trekking available nearby at Crosswell Horse
Agency, Crymych and Llanwnda Stables, Goodwick
Family Days Out
- For fun family days out there are plenty of
quality leisure parks and attractions to choose from. Castell Henllys Iron
Age Fort, Scolton Manor Museum, Oakwood, Folly Farm, and Picton Castle are
all within an easy drive.
Enjoy year round holidays for four and two
well-behaved dogs in the warm and welcoming fairytale log cabin Y Berllan.
3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 4. 1
Double and 2 Singles.
Bathroom with toilet, washbasin, bath
with shower over, washing machine.
Sitting/dining/kitchen Wood burner,
2-seater sofas, 2 armchairs, Sky TV, video, CD/radio, patio doors to balcony,
dining table and chairs seating 6. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge with ice
Enclosed balcony with garden chairs
reached via 5 steps up from lawn.
Grounds unfenced lawn edged with
steep banks. Barbecue table.
Please take great care with small children
and dogs, as both the balcony and garden/lawn to not contain any containing