For things to do on holiday, Pembrokeshire has plenty to do and more. With charming harbour villages to explore, great outdoor activities, captivating scenery, amazing wildlife, and days out for all the family.
Pembrokeshire’s Award Winning Beaches
Pembrokeshire’s beaches have some of the cleanest waters and sands, as is demonstrated by the many awards they have been given. From secluded rocky coves, to wide golden sands there is something for everyone, in one of the best coastal destinations in the world. For more information about the beaches of Pembrokeshire click on the link below.
Walking in Pembrokeshire
Located on the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and within Britain’s only coastal National Park, Fforest Cottage is perfectly located for some spectacular walks. The Pembrokeshire Coast Path National Trail follows the coastline for 186 miles of some of the most breathtaking coastal scenery in Britain. For more information click on the link below.
Cycling in Pembrokeshire
Pembrokeshire is a cyclist’s paradise, especially the Pembrokeshire National Park which has an outstanding network of quiet country lanes, woodland trails and traffic-free routes for everyone to enjoy. For more information click on the link below.
Horse Riding, with Havard Stables
A relaxing way to see the wonderful views of Newport Mountain, country trekking is available for beginners as well as more experienced riders. All treks are entirely off road. In the summer they also organise pub and evening treks. Conveniently located between Dinas Cross and Newport off the A487. For more information click on the link below.
Sea Kayaking, with Mayberry Kayaking
Explore the breathtaking coastline, spot seals, puffins and other wildlife by sea kayak, for a very memorable day out. Tours organised by Mike Mayberry, a Kayak coach with over 26 years experience and his team of skilled and experienced Kayak tutors. For more information click on the link below.
Newport Links Golf Club
This 18 hole links course set in a dramatic coastal location is a 10 minute drive from the Cottage.
Oakwood Theme Park
Top ten UK theme park with over 30 rides and attractions.The park is a little further away, situated in Narberth, about a 35-40 min drive from the cottage.
With over 3,000 routes to choose from in Pembrokeshire, there’s plenty of scope for all abilities. Rockup Climbing offer a wide range of climbing courses, experiences and private guiding. For more information click below:
Sailing and boating is available at Aberfforest Marine, (next door down at the bay) – 01348 811498. For other trip providers click below:
LOCAL AMENITIES AND TRANSPORT
Richards Bros Bus Services
Richards Bros run local bus services which pass the gate on the A487, one particularly good route called the Poppit Rocket links many destinations on the coastal path between Cardigan and Fishguard. Click below to view timetables and route maps:
Monday mornings in Market Street for local produce and crafts
Thursdays in Fishguard Market Hall for fish, cheese, meat, bread, plants and general goods
Saturdays in Fishguard Market Hall for the Farmers Market