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Delightfully Secluded Town Cottage 10% DISCOUNT AVAILABLE FOR AUG 26th WEEK

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in historic Cardigan, Ceredigion Wales, in peaceful riverside location, walking distance to town amenities, close to beaches & countryside.



A delightfully secluded town cottage in medieval part of historic Cardigan. The large enclosed garden has views of the river and embankment, providing a peaceful location and within walking distance of all the town amenities including The Welsh Wildlife Centre and Theatre Mwldan showing movies & live shows. A must see is newly restored, Cardigan Castle home of the first Eisteddfod in 1176 - the Welsh festival of literature, music & performance.

Within a short drive there are six beaches, boat trips to Cardigan Island for dolphin and seal spotting plus an 18 hole golf course at Gwbert. Boat mooring and slipway is within a few yards of the cottage. Parking for 2 cars. Cardigan town offers restaurants, cafes, shops, supermarket, Tourist Centre and Town Hall with arts & crafts.

More Details

Susie Fugle
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017

About Susie Fugle

My Grandmother moved into the house in 1927, my father was born here and we enjoyed many family holidays here. It was a magical place to visit as a child, cooking in the inglenook fireplace, the cold water tap outside the back door (still there) and loo at the bottom of the garden (not there). Very different to city life. I remember we hired a black and white tv to watch the 1966 World Cup Final. Good investment it turned out!

The surrounding beaches and countryside are beautiful and

A short drive takes you to the Teifi Estuary and beaches Poppit Sands, Mwnt, Penbryn, Tresaith, Llangranogg, Aberporth & Newport Sands.

Also walking along the Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire Coastal Paths

and an 18 hole golf course in Gwbert.

You can of course, just take it easy and enjoy the large back garden and look out at the River Teifi and watch the boats, canoes and birds go by.

Susie Fugle purchased this house in 1927

Why Susie Fugle chose Fishguard, Newport, The Preseli Hills & Bluestone

The house is in a peaceful location tucked away in between St Mary's Church and the River Teifi in the oldest part of Cardigan. It has an old cottage feel with thick stone walls and wooden beams and a modern extension added a few years ago.

Also very handy for longer day trips into Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion.

What makes this house unique

The surrounding countryside and beaches, Poppit Sands, Tresaith, Llangranogg, Penbryn and Mwnt are within a few miles offering much to do.

Within walking or cycling distance from the house is the Welsh Wildlife Centre within the Teifi Marshes Nature Reserve, Cilgerran Castle, Cardigan Castle and Theatre Mwldan for movies and live performances.

Also a short walk uptown for shops, cafes and restaurants.

Up the road in St Dogmaels on Tuesdays is the

BBC Food & Farming Award 2016 Winners:

St Dogmaels Local Producers Market.

Also close by Glebelands Market Garden for home grown fresh produce.

Pembrokeshire Fish Week: 23rd June to 1st July

New Quay Music Festival: 3/5th August

Cardigan River & Food Festival: 11/12th August

Ceredigion Walking Festival in September


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cardigan in Pembrokeshire

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • river
  • town
  • waterfront
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Downstairs bathroom complete refurb May 2016. Bath, shower, WC and wash hand basin. Upstairs bathroom with WC and wash hand basin. New boiler installed in June 2012.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 downstairs with twin beds. Bedroom 2 with single bed. Bedroom 3 with double bed. Bedroom 4 with king size bed. All bedrooms refurbished June 2013 newly laid wooden flooring & restored wooden floors. All rooms painted white with new curtains
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Non smokers only. 1 well behaved small dog welcome. Outside: The enclosed, walled garden to the rear has garden furniture and provides a delightful sitting out area. The garden has no gate, so suitable for children to play out. Over the wall is a small car park and the river embankment with a slipway to launch a boat. It is guests responsibility (particularly parents with young children) to inspect the property and grounds immediately on arrival and note any possible hazards. Utility Room: Iron and ironing board, Henry hoover, broom, dustpan and brush. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All the beds are made up for your arrival with fresh bed linen. Towels are not provided.


4.5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


Quiet hideaway close to lovely coastline

  • 5 of 5

We were 4 adults plus infant. Lots of space for a family holiday, all the rooms were comfortable with contemporary decoration. Very little noise from the town yet shops were just 2 minutes walk away. Behind the house is an enclosed garden (toddler safe) and beyond that a small car park and green space by the river...lovely for a stroll to see ducks, waders and grebe. Cut through church and cross river to reach nature reserve with waders, kingfishers and much more. We had a restful time in and around the house, and had easy access to Mwnt, Poppit and Newport beaches. A wonderful break.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a wonderful break and enjoyed the nature reserve. I'd like to add there is an excellent Wildlife Centre also with ongoing events for adults and children and a very good cafe, reasonably priced. You can also hire canoes and enjoy the gorge and wildlife on the river.
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Cosy welsh cottage

  • 4 of 5

A pleasant cottage, with great new shower and everything we needed including sunny, garden in full bloom. Susie was very communicative. We would recommend a stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted you enjoyed your stay, particularly as you chose the cottage for your wedding residence! Really appreciate your feedback, thank you.
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
4 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
25 Jun 2017 - 15 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
16 Jul 2017 - 22 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer Holidays
23 Jul 2017 - 12 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
13 Aug 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August Bank Holiday
27 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
2 Sep - 16 Sep
3 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
17 Sep - 14 Oct 2017
17 Sep 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
October half term
15 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
29 Oct - 20 Dec 2017
29 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
21 Dec - 4 Jan
21 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Bookings by phone or email, will be confirmed upon receipt of a completed booking form plus 25% of booking fee per week deposit.
The balance, including a £200 security/ deposit, per week, for damages/lost keys etc to be paid 12 weeks prior to the commencement of the holiday.

Changeover Day:
Saturday to Saturday during peak season, otherwise by arrangement for 3 or 4 night breaks.
Arrival time 4pm. Guests are asked to vacate the property by 10 am on departure day.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.
3/4 night breaks available. Winter fuel supplement added. Contact owner for more info.

Cancellation terms: 25% non returnable booking fee. 50% of remaining rent up to 11 weeks before commencement of booking.
100% non returnable before 8 weeks of commencement of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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