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Welcome to The Old Pottery
Excellent
20 reviews
Welcome to The Old Pottery
Stained glass windows and a sunny garden
Traaditional stone-built cottage
Stained glass windows
An ecclesiastical feel
Great kitchen for the enthusiastic or reluctant cook
Comfortable bed, great night's sleep
Stone walls and open rafters, cosy living
Stone niches
An enclosed and private garden to catch the sun and enjoy the peace
Peace, seclusion, beauty
Once you drive through the ford you get a real sense of seclusion and being home
Great for doggy friends
Abundant wild flowers in Spring in the meadow beside the cottage
Sit among the garden flowers
Fabulous walks right from the door - huge open spaces
Ancient monuments
Ancient woodlands
Newport Beach
Celtic window in the cottage
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Crymych, Pembrokeshire, Wales
The Old Pottery is an idyllic detached stone cottage with stained glass windows set in a smallholding in the National Park. Whether you're looking for a romantic break, a walking holiday, riding in the hills or just peace and tranquillity, this is for you.

Nestling within the Preseli Hills, experience the stunning Pembrokeshire scenery and wildlife by walking directly onto the Preseli Moor. Just a short drive away are the coastal path, beaches, good restaurants, cafes and pubs. Shopping is nearby in Crymych, Newport and Cardigan.
About the Owner, Matt and Barbara G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We are available to help at any time during your stay, but we do not intrude, you have privacy at The Old Pottery. To give you total flexibility on your arrival time, entry to the cottage is via the key kept in a safe at the front door. We send you the code once we receive your full payment. We try to greet you on arrival or soon after, but everything you need to know about the property can be found on the kitchen table.
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Listing #HL25770
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Excellent - based on 20 reviews
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mcbAylesb...
Aylesbury
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in September 2017

This is a beautiful cottage with its own garden surrounded by countryside.The cottage is warm and cosy and spotlessly clean with a great kitchen. It's an easy journey to Cardigan, Newport, Fishguard and the coast but it's also a great place to walk locally or just to stay in relaxing. There are so many interesting places to visit locally. I've...

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Management response:

It's always a great pleasure to have you here and thank you for your kind words.

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Maggie M
1 review
Reviewed 16 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

It's a lovely place Very nice helpful owners I loved the kitchen Everything you could think of is supplied Super bed Only drawback is the access from the road .. it's very bumpy with potholes.

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Management response:

So glad you enjoyed it here, the track is a bit bumpy at the moment as the heavy rain has washed away a lot of the stone. It's repair is on the list of things to do with all our neighbours as we share the track with other households. It's ok if you go very slowly I always do it...

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ant22bird
Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Nestling under the shadow of the Preseli Mountains in the National Park, among 8 acres of a loving tendered small holding land, this is as good as it gets. If you are looking to get away from it all, stay in a beautiful and immaculately appointed little residence, then this is for you. No kidding. The Old Pottery features a...

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Thank you for such kind words, it is always a pleasure to have returning guests and we are delighted you enjoyed your stay.

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is laid out in a studio-style with open rafters, natural stone walls and stained glass windows. The entrance goes into the kitchen/dining room which is well equipped for the enthusiastic or casual cook with a gas hob/electric grill and oven. The fridge has an ice box for a small amount of frozen food and there is a wood burning stove and a pulley clothes airer.

Stepping through the archway, in a very thick stone wall, is the rest of the cottage. We have tried to think of everything you might need for relaxation or poor weather days. There are plenty of books, games, films and CDs to enjoy. The comfortable double bed has a cosy, king-size quilt and plump pillows.

The separate shower-room has constant hot water and a heated towel radiator with plenty of towels.
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
We allow 1 well behaved and sociable dog, but NOT on the furniture or bed please.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$134
£78
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2 Jan 2018 -
9 Feb 2018
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3 nights
$134
£78
$569
£330
10 Feb 2018 -
23 Feb 2018
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7 nights --
$569
£330
24 Feb 2018 -
23 Mar 2018
Default
3 nights
$134
£78
$569
£330
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Maximum 1 dog: $17 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All bed linen, towels, heating and electricity are included. We also include an initial supply of logs, additional logs are at £5 per basket. We make an extra charge of £10 for a dog. Between end September and end of March our changeover days are entirely flexible to accommodate short breaks (minimum 3 nights) or week long holidays starting at any time of the week. Let us know what your preference is.
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About the neighbourhood
From the door of The Old Pottery you can walk straight out on to the Preselis. The bluestones of Stonehenge come from Pembrokeshire’s Preseli Hills, and were hewn from the rugged tor of Carn Menyn. Close to Carn Menyn runs the Golden Road, an ancient track that would have been a main trade route between Wessex and Ireland when bears and wolves still roamed the valleys.

Nearby, Iron Age earthworks and burial cairns adorn a loftier summit. A stone circle named Beddarthur (Arthur’s Grave), draws attention to the legend of the Mabinogion. Arthur and his knights crossed the ridge and fought Twrch Trwyth, the magic boar, on Cwmcerwyn.
History and legend aside, walking in the Preseli Hills makes a refreshing interlude from the stunning coast path. The views from the tops seem to go on forever.
Getting around
A car is recommended. There is a great bus service along the coast very convenient for coast patch walking,. We usually park our car, catch the bus then walk back to the car so we are not under any time pressure.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff - 167 km: 167.0 km
Railway: Clunderwen: 22.0 km
Ferry: Fishguard: 26.0 km
We are in a fairly remote rural location 400m up a rough track and through a shallow river ford. Don't worry, it's all drivable in a normal car and you can park a few feet from the front door. We have an alternative parking spot on the other side of the ford on the rare occasion that the river rise after heavy rain. The level goes down very fast once the rain stops. We send you detailed directions so you can find us easily.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 13.0 km.
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