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Pencraig

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Great cottage in super location
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
18 reviews
Great cottage in super location
Country cottage on the lane that goes to the beach
Walk down the lane to the beach and Dinas Island
Dinas Island viewed from over Newport Bay - Pencraig is located left of wood. National Trust pic
Beach (700m) is sandy, safe and never crowded, Coastal Path on the doorstep
Comfortable conventionally furnished with carpets and rugs, pictures and books.
Sunny garden has private patio at the back
Comfortable conventionally furnished with carpets and rugs, pictures and books.
Comfortable well furnished living room
Master bedroom with double bed, cottage style window
Second bedroom has twin beds
Kitchen has full size cooker, under w-top fridge, w-machine, toaster, sandwich maker, Doulton servic
Lobsters and crabs from the bay are often available
Sailors Safety at Pwllgwaelod is a top fish restaurant
There's open land around, great for rambling, adventure
Cwm-yr-Eglwys is a short walk from the cottage, and has another beach. Brilliant Summer Regatta wit
Sheltered patio is private sun trap
Little garden has a place for tea
From the Visitor's Book 2014 - people have really liked Pencraig!
Google map distance from Pencraig to Pwll beach is just 1 km
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Newport, Southern Wales, Wales
BARGAIN PRICES 2017 Pencraig is ideally located for a great holiday or short break. It takes seven minutes to walk down the lane to the beach, leading to Dinas Island, voted AA 'Walk of the Year'. Two bedrooms sleep four people - one double and a twin bed room. This north coast of Pembrokeshire remains wild and unspolit. The cottage is at the edge of the village which has a shop, garage and three good pubs, one with a good restaurant is down on the beach. The whole Pembrokeshire coast is a natural attraction. The heather and hills in the National Park are just a mile or so away and there's no better town than Newport which is just 3 miles from the cottage with its huge beach and dunes, an 18 hole links golf course, a friendly boat club.
Pencraig is a stone built cottage dating back a century or two. There's gas...
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About the Owner, Mike D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2005
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 32 reviews and 2 properties
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 18 reviews
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Gloglo27
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in April 2017

We loved our stay in Pencraig it had everything we needed and more. The location was excellent for our needs. Ample off Country Lane Parking! Beautiful weather and wonderful eateries. Looking forward to a return visit. Many thanks Mike Great little place

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in April 2017

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Management response:

So pleased the break was what you wanted! You describe the things I appreciate about the place when I go to stay there myself. Always walk to the beach before breakfast and then find myself walking further along the coastal path.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

We stayed at Pencraig for a week and absolutely loved the location. It's a 10 minute walk (downhill) to the beaches and the circular walk round was really great with fab views. The cottage had everything we needed and had a lovely log fire which was perfect after a day of sightseeing and walking the coastal paths. Pembrokeshire is such...

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Management response:

I'm glad you had a good time and enjoyed the log fire. The Pembs coastline has such variety and is also so extensive it never seems busy.

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Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
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£55
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1 Mar 2017 -
30 Apr 2017
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3 nights
£40
£285
1 May 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
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3 nights
£58
£330
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Jul 2017
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3 nights
£60
£380
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
PRICE: The quote has no additional fees or charges, and includes your gas and electricity
CHANGEOVER: In the summer months guests change on a Saturday. Out of season we are flexible.
SHORT STAYS: A minimum of two nights for winter, three nights from end April, and weekly bookings only for the summer holidays.
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About the neighbourhood
Riding, boats and swimming, walking, and some great off-road bike trails make N Pembs a place for where you can enjoy activities at reasonable prices and without crowds. There's a lot of culture, Brynhenllan village having a number of well known artists as residents. The St Davids music festival in the cathedral, the Fishguard Music Festival and other music activities such as Cardigan Eisteddfod, male voice choirs all provide different and memorable evenings. Being outside busy Newport can be a bonus in the summer season. You can borrow my 14ft Skipper dinghy if you're a competent sailor. There is a bike at the cottage, and another available.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 80.0 km
Railway: Fishguard: 8.0 km
Ferry: Fishguard: 8.0 km
Car: 2.5 hours from Cardiff, 4.5 hours from west London. Cottage to the end of the M4 Motorway is 1.15 hours<BR>Train: to Fishguard Harbour station is 4 miles, then taxi or bus.<BR>Air: to Cardiff International Airport<BR>Sea: Fishguard - Rosslare ferry. 3.50 hour crossing
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.7 km.
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