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Beautiful Cosy Cottage With Sea Views

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet


About the property

Cottage in Solva, Pembrokeshire, Wales - Peaceful Location, 5 Minute Walk To Solva Harbour, 10 Minute Drive To Nearest Award Winning Beaches

The quaint village of Sola with its unspoilt harbour is nestled along the North Pembrokeshire coastline known for its award winning beaches, breathtaking scenery, stunning coastal path walks and distinctive culture. The village has a range of cosy pubs and cafes selling good food, art galleries, woollen mill, as well as a convenience store with postoffice. Our newly renovated victorian cottage designed with old and new features to compliment the comfort of new with the character of old. The cottage can accommodate 4/5 guests. Whether you are a family or a couple who want a short break or a long holiday, our cottage is perfect for you. Downstairs is a stylish open plan living/dining area with zonal underfloor heating. The kitchen fitted with Smallbone units can comfortably sit 5 at the farmhouse table, With oak worktop and floors, Neff oven and induction hob, dishwasher, microwave and large style american fridge freezer. Off the kitchen is utility room with washing machine tumble, dryer and access to a wet room with shower and toilet. The snug, close to the log burning stove, has luxurious carpet, low lighting, comfortable sofa, large flat screen tv and blue ray dvd player. Guests are welcome to to borrow books and films.

The enclosed outside garden has a small grass area with decking gas bbq and outside seating. There is parking for 1 car outside the front of the house, more parking is available at the end of the lane. Bedroom 1 : Kingsize sleigh bed, bedside tables, chest of drawers, tall boy, fitted wardrobe, double opening balcony doors with glass safety screen. Bedroom 2: Double bed, bedside tables,wardrobe and chest of drawers. Bedroom 3: Single bed, bedside table, hanging rail, and chest of drawers.

Bathroom Upstairs : Toilet, wash basin, large bath, walk in waterfall shower. Wet room Downstairs: Toilet, wash basin shower. Bed linen is provided but towels are not provided.

More Details

Sarah Davies
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2017

About Sarah Davies

My family have lived in Solva for over 70 years. I used to live just a few hundred yards away from 23 glanhafan. I now live away with my own young family but we return regularly as we love the area so much.

Sarah Davies purchased this cottage in 2011

Why Sarah Davies chose St Brides Bay, St Davids & The West Coast

We bought the property with a view to live and raise my children there. We dedicated 2 years to completely renovate ithe cottage.We and adore it!

Work commitments have resulted in us moving away so we hope others can enjoy what a great house it is.

What makes this cottage unique

The location is perfect for Solva. It is in upper Solva near the main shop and is a 5 minute walk from the cost path and Harbour.

It is so rural and quiet and we love our breaks back there.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Solva in Pembrokeshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Large bathroom upstairs with wash basin, toilet, deep bath and walk in shower with waterfall head. Wet room downstairs with wash basin, toilet and shower with curtain.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 : Kingsize sleigh bed Bedroom 2: Double bed Bedroom 3: Single bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Outside: Outside decking area with gas BBQ and seating for up to 5 guests. Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, clothes airer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen is included and our change over day is Friday.


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Beautiful Cosy Cottage With Sea Views
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews

Lovely cottage, great location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage with everything that you need for a comfy family stay. Very spacious kitchen dining area which is great for family meals.

Solva is a great location, and the coastal path is a very short walk from the front door.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic stay in a well equipped cottage and very convenient location

  • 5 of 5

Would highly recommend

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
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Beautiful cozy cottage

  • 5 of 5

Loved it here, fantastic location, right on the coastal path and a short walk (5 minutes) down to the harbour. 10 minutes drive to the beautiful beaches of Newgale to the south or Whitesands to the north. The house itself is lovely too, great open plan kitchen/dining/living area with a utility off the side and a lovely little snug as well.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
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A deceptively spacious, well presented property, excellent location.

  • 4 of 5

We were very impressed when we entered this house. It is much more spacious inside than it looks from the outside. It is clean and modern, well equipped, light and airy. It is located just outside the main village but there is a small shop within walking distance. We found some really lovely coastal walks going out the back of the house and a cross the football field.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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kiddie friendly house in coastal path.

  • 4 of 5

A lovely house, beautifully modernised. There were toys for children, a trampoline in the garden and a kiddie's park through the back gate. Really comfy beds and log burner for chilly evenings. Really well equipped kitchen and utility. Solva is delightful, amazing for crabbing and great pub grub! Would have been five stars but one of the party had an allergic reaction so there must have been a dog in previously 🙁 And we thought we'd chosen a dog free house.....

  • Review Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Amazing Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The interior of this cottage has been beautifully renovated to a very high standard. Extremely spacious and comfortably furnished. Amazing kitchen/diner, very well equipped. Would definitely recommend this cottage as an ideal location for discovering Pembrokeshire. Places to recommend for good food - Cambrian Inn, Solva, Cwtch in St David's (booking essential), Druidstone Hotel in Druidston Haven (eccentric hotel with the most amazing views and great food), The Shed in Porthgain for great fish and chips. Place to avoid - The Ship Inn - the worst Sunday roast we have ever had. Great Italian ice-cream shop in St David's. The cathedral is well worth a visit.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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We have a harbour in Solva, a short walk down the hill from 23 Glanhafan. Our closest beautiful beaches are St David's and Newgale both a short drive.


Use of car is recommended.


St. Davids (2.5 miles away) is the smallest city in Britain. Local Supermarket. Petrol Station.

Haverfordwest - ( 11 miles away) has supermarkets, train station, leisure centre, cinema.

Fishguard - (13 miles) Ferry port, leisure centre, cinema.

Further Details:

Pembrokeshire is a maritime county bordered by the sea on three sides. The county boasts 170 miles of coastline comprising important seabird breeding sites and numerous beautiful bays and sandy beaches. Almost all of the coast is included in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Major bays include Newport Bay, Fishguard Bay and St Bride's Bay. There are many small islands off the coast of the county to explore, the largest of which are Ramsey Island, Skomer Island and Caldey Island.


Solva (where 23 Glanhafan is located) is a beautiful picturesque village with a small sheltered harbour. It stands deep in a valley gouged out by water melting from glaciers which made it an ideal position as a base for trading ships in the 18th Century. Solva has a variety of small shops selling crafts, clothes etc. and numerous pubs and eating places.

St. Davids

St. Davids (2.5 miles away) is the smallest city in Britain. The surrounding spectacular coastal scenery is renowned for its beauty and abundance of wildlife. Whitesands Bay, one of the many beautiful beaches in the area, carries the prestigious European Blue Flag Award. Other attractions are the Cathedral which was built in the 12th century and the magnificent ruins of the medieval Bishops Palace which attracts thousands of visitors each year. Also there are a variety of quaint shops, an outdoor activity centre, boat trips to the surrounding islands nature reserves and superb restaurants and cafes.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Solva, Pembrokeshire

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 3
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 6
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 5
21 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Dec 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
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
Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
To book please call or e mail us,deposit of £150 required on booking with final payment due 28 days before holiday.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is change over day, short breaks are offered out of season. Arrival after 4pm and departure by 10am.

Notes on prices:
Please contact us regarding short breaks

We take a £150 deposit on booking and return this once the cottage has been left in the condition it was on arrival. Any breakages, damage or additional cleaning will be deducted from the deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.