St Dogmaels, Cardigan SA43 3GF, UK
£495 - £1050
Abbey Forge holiday cottage in St Dogmaels is probably located on one of the medieval mills. It survived until the 16th Century at least and the present building was constructed in early 1886.
Abbey Forge holiday cottage in St Dogmaels has been restored to a superb standard by the owners and lavishly furnished, this holiday cottage oozes charm and comfort throughout, even the baby can enjoy a full-sized cot in their own room! With two bathrooms one with a jacuzzi bath and separate shower this home offers the space required for the ever-growing family. Sit outside this holiday cottage in St Dogmaels and enjoy the sounds of the babbling brook that winds past garden.
Enjoy the views from your holiday cottage over the 12th century ruined abbey or relax and see an outdoor Shakespeare production during the first week of August. It is free to visit the ruins and there is a fabulous café, museum and shop in the eco Coach House, along with the working watermill Y Felin. The centre welcomes children and nearby is a small pond with ducks.
One of the most rural counties in Wales, overlooking Cardigan Bay, offering unspoiled countryside and uncrowded beaches. Much of the coastline is designated as a `heritage coast’ and is one of Britain’s most diverse areas for marine wildlife.
The coast is home to a resident pod of some 130 bottle nose dolphins as well as porpoises and grey seals. Eco-friendly boat trips to fully experience the coastline and its wildlife run frequently in the summer months from New Quay and Aberaeron. Hidden coves and sandy beaches also allow you to escape from the crowds.
Inland the countryside is a green vastness of hills and valleys dotted with small villages and market towns. There are several nature reserves, home to rare species of flora and fauna. Explore these on one of the many walking trails across the county and for the more adventurous; there is an awesome 35 km mountain biking trail in Nant Bwlch yr Arian high in the Cambrian Mountains. And afterwards, treat yourself to an award-winning honey ice cream from Aberaeron!
Inside Abbey Forge are 3 large bedrooms with an nursery fitted with a cot bed. All rooms have linen and towels provided and ample space for your luggage during your stay. The bathrooms are well appointed with a jacuzzi corner bath downstairs, this is ideal to relax in after a long day sight seeing. The kitchen is perfect size to cater for family gatherings and meal preparation. Abbey Forge has truly captured the essence of a family holiday. The added bonus of a utility room inclusive of a washing machine and tumble dryer is very appealing. Downstairs is equipped with two reception rooms to choose from. Lounge one is light and airy for those summer months while lounge two has a homely wintry feel. Both lunges have fitted log burners ideal for those chilly evenings.
There is a choice of two parking spaces at the property, while the other is at the front of the property just before the front gate.
WiFi – No dogs allowed – Washing Machine – Tumble Dryer – 2 Parking Spaces – Countryside – Garden area – secure