Things to do in Pembrokeshire

Near Nantwen

There is an ample choice of things to do in Pembrokeshire. Below we have listed some of our favourites.

If you’re an animal enthusiast you won’t have to stray far to enjoy some of Wales’ finest wildlife. From the horses paddocked in a nearby field to the red kites that hover above the surrounding meadows, there’s plenty to keep any nature lover happy. Walk in the ancient Tycanol woodland from the doorstep.

The breathtaking Pembrokeshire Coast Path is just 3 miles away and is perfect for either a leisurely stroll or a serious hike. If you feel like eating out you can find excellent local food served in many of the nearby cafes and eateries.

There are so many lovely towns and villages nearby, that your biggest problem may be choosing which ones you have time to visit. Some of our suggestions are Newport, Fishguard, Cardigan, Narberth and St. Davids.

For the energetic, there are numerous outdoor activities available. Pembrokeshire has an abundance of golf courses which you can find here. There is also fishing, climbing, cycling, diving, surfing, paragliding, kayaking, dolphin watching, the list goes on at Cardigan Bay Active.

Pembrokeshire has a rich cultural heritage, and from the cottage you’ll be close to a wealth of art, history and music.

Places to go…

Dyffryn Fernant Garden Pembrokeshire

Dyffryn Fernant Garden

Bluestone Brewery

Bluestone Brewery

Gwaun Valley Brewery

Gwaun Valley Brewery


Visit Cardigan Castle from Nantwen

An enormous restoration project that is certainly worth a visit


Melin Tregwynt

Visit Melin Tregwynt makers of our wonderful throws

Gallery Newport Pembrokeshire

An excellent gallery in near by Newport. Highly recommended

Welsh Wildlife Centre

Visit the Welsh Wildlife Centre for great walks








Skomer Island

Immerse yourself in the wildlife of Skomer Island

Dolphin watching in Cardigan Bay

Dolphin watching in Cardigan Bay

Wales Coast Path

Explore the Pembrokeshire Coast Path by foot

Pentre Ifan burial chamber

Walk to the impressive Pentre Ifan from our doorstep.

Solva Woollen Mill

Excellent quality woollen floor rugs, amazing staff, cafe, a special place.

 Places to eat or food shop…


Wholefoods of Newport

Wholefoods of Newport, a fantastic choice of local food and delicious food

The Canteen Newport

For delicious burgers, pizzas and more

LLys Meddyg restaurant

Llys Meddyg, Delicious fine dining restaurant.





The Shed Porthgain

The Shed in Porthgain for award winning fish and chips.