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Bright And Airy Mid-Terrace House Near The Centre Of St Davids

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in St. Davids, Pembrokeshire, Wales

The cottage is located only 4 minutes walk from the centre of St Davids and the shops, pubs and restaurants and local bus stop for Haverfordwest and Fishguard. The newly opened Goat Street Gallery and Steve Robinson Glass Studio are both in the same street as Poppy Cottage. A free parking permit is provided for the nearby public car park as well as free Wi-Fi service. 10 minutes walk away is Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre includes a Visitor Centre, Artist in Residence Studio,a Discovery Room which hosts family friendly art and nature activities,a Tower which hosts local arts exhibitions and community run classes, and a café. There is also a Class A Landscape Gallery, which often features the work of Graham Sutherland,who bequeathed a body of his artwork to Pembrokeshire.


Property Manager
Audrey Oakley
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

About Audrey Oakley

Born and bred in Wales, I am the daughter of a country doctor who had a deep knowledge and understanding of the countryside. As a child I used to accompany him on his visits, and was encouraged from an early age to appreciate and enjoy the countryside and rural life.

Before I moved to west Wales I lived in Monmouthshire, running my own tourism business from a Grade 1 listed mediaeval home which I had restored over 20 years.

I founded and continue to organise the annual unique and whacky award-winning Really Wild Food & Countryside Festival, now in its 10th year. I am passionate about promoting local and wild foraged foods.

I also run a foraging business taking out groups or individuals.

Location

Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Fishguard
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Haverfordwest
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Whitesands

Special interest holidays:

The cottage owner offers foraging walks & courses through the lanes around St Davids and on local beaches.

Coast/Beach:

Beaches In North Pembrokeshire

Aberbach (St.Nicholas)

Aberbach is a small pebble beach but at low tide golden sand is revealed....

Abereiddy

Pebbles and extraordinarily dark sand made of pounded grey slate form this rural beach....

Aberfelin / Trefin A small low-tide sand and shingle beach near Trefin....

Abermawr is a remote rural beach with a pebble bank, backed by earthed cliffs....

Whitesands

Overlooked by the imposing craggy hill of Carn Llidi, this wide expanse of fine white san

Travel:

Cardiff International Airport is 2 hours away by car and the Fishguard Ferry Terminal to Ireland (Rosslare) is 30 minutes drive from St Davids

Further Details:

St Davids has several cafes/restaurants/pubs/galleries as well as local shops and a supermarket. There are 2 banks as well as a doctors and dentists surgery.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint David's in Pembrokeshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Dogs are very welcome, but must not be allowed up on furniture or in beds and must not be left alone in the cottage,but they can be left in the garden
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom has w/c with bath/shower over and heated towel radiator.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1 Double bedroom and 1 twin room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: The small enclosed garden has a BBQ and alfresco dining area and its Grade 1 listed garden wall is part of the medieval city boundary which overlooks the Cathedral Valley. On sunny evenings guests can it outside enjoying a drink and listening to nothing more than the Cathedral bells or birdsong. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen is provided and the property is cleaned every week. Guests are expected to bring their own towels.Cot & High Chair Available on request. A log Starter pack is provided in winter

Reviews

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Bright And Airy Mid-Terrace House Near The Centre Of St Davids
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews
5

Lovely, well equiped cottage in a great central location

  • 5 of 5

A truely lovely cottage. We had a great week in beautiful St. Davids, so nice to spend time in a dog friendly cottage that felt smart and homely (no plastic leather sofas!).

Particularly liked brightness in the extended parts of this lovely cottage. A great base to explore beautiful Pembrokeshire

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Vicki it was a pleasure having you stay! Hope you visit again. Best Wishes, Aud
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5

Great house, fab location

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our time in poppy cottage, cosy well located and felt very at home. House was very clean and surprising spacious. Would love to go back some day

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted to receive a review like this. We want our guests to have a fabulous time in St David's and surrounding area and then come home to Poppy cottage and feel like it is home from home. It really is a little gem!
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5

Charming comfortable cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic fortnight at Poppy Cottage. It is very comfortable and spacious (we are a family of 4). It is ideal for exploring St Davids and the surrounding area. The coastal path is easy to reach from the house and St Davids itself has lots to offer. The cottage is kept to a high standard, with lovely furnishings and a well stocked kitchen, with everything you need for a self catering holiday. The garden is a lovely sun trap - overall a great place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Poppy Cottage and thank you for doing a review unprompted. It gives us great pleasure to know that you enjoyed yor holiday and hope that you will return some time. We have just created a facebook page so if you have time it would be gfreat if you would like us and review us on there. Very Best Wishes, Aud x
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5

Lovely cottage which has been thoughtfully furnished. We were very comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We spent a great week walking on local costal paths. Pembrokeshire is beautiful and we enjoyed some very good weather. Overall it was a very enjoyable holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 27-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

Poppy Cottage is a lovely property, perfectly located in the heart of St David's with lots of fabulous walks on the doorstep. Audrey was really helpful with the booking, and a minor issue on arrival was sorted quickly and easily. Excellent service. We had a wonderful stay and will definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

We booked a short break here at quite short notice. Audrey, the manager was hugely helpful in sorting out our stay ( I suspect I was a bit of a pain, but she was invariably lovely.)

The cottage itself was spotlessly clean, furnished to a high standard and really cosy, in spite of the onset of Storm Imogen. We had let the housekeeper know that we would be arriving late on our first evening, and she had thoughtfully left the hall light on for us.

There are good walks right from the front door, and the bag of towels to dry off your dog in the hallway was a great idea. There is so much to see in St Davids and the surrounding area, even out of season that we were never at a loss for something to do. The cathedral is stunning, and the choral evensong is worth hearing even if you are not religious.

The Grove Hotel does exceptional food, and is very reasonable- and dog friendly!

All in all, we had a great stay, would definitely book this cottage again, and have recommended it to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Feb-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saint David's, Pembrokeshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 8
21 Oct 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
£395
 
 
Standard price
7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
From
£75
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Booking Notes:
Full online booking details are available on the cottage website.

Changeover Day:
Booking is from Saturday to Saturday. Unless alternative arrangement have been agreed, guests are asked to leave by 10am and arrival is after 3pm


Notes on prices:
Short breaks are available during certain times of the year. Please refer to website - poppy cottage or contact Audrey on 07547 155262 for a quote.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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