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The Old Stables

Fishguard, South Wales & Pembrokeshire (Ref. 1011059)

4.5

Very good

Sykes rating

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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32 Customer Reviews

  • "Brilliant little cottage everything was there that was needed and was very clean, wouldn't hesitate to stay again."

    Great location 10min walk into town.

    Reviewed by GraceNov 2021

  • "O what a fabulous little gem of a place I would highly recommend staying at ..."

    O what a fabulous little gem of a place I would highly recommend staying at this gem of a place you won't regret it and a stone's throw from a lovely harbour town of fishguard 10/10

    Reviewed by TonyNov 2021

  • "Well located, quiet and clean."

    Enjoyed our stay and would happily use this cottage again.

    Reviewed by AndrewOct 2021

  • "Quiet cosy cottage on the outskirts of the town had a great holiday break ."

    Dog friendly and many thanks for welsh cakes

    Reviewed by ChristineOct 2021

  • "One of the most lovely places i have stayed would highly recommend"

    Reviewed by LynnSep 2021

  • "Key safe did not work, had to open with a flint stone, rang owner on day of arrival and apparently she is aware, after looking through the visitors book this has been like it since 2019 so needs attention."

    No information at all in the cottage on where to put all your recyling on leaving, only one dust bin outside. All in all cottage was fine and the weather made it a lovely holiday.

    Reviewed by HeatherSep 2021

  • "Lovely cottage is a lovely quiet location."

    The cottage was spotless and well equipped. Fishguard was a nice little town to explore.

    Reviewed by MarkAug 2021

  • "Lovely property."

    very recommended. could do with providing additional towels and the ideal scenario would be a washing machine.

    Reviewed by AledJul 2021

  • "The old stables is a lovely, clean and comfortable cottage surrounded by beautiful scenery and tranquility."

    Upon arrival at the cottage, we were welcomed with a bunch of flowers, welsh cakes and a bottle of wine from the owners. The owners also left us useful items such as toilet roll, fresh milk, washing liquid. The cottage was immaculately cleaned and tidy. The location is great too. We found our way around pretty quickly and easily. The neighbours are very lovely and friendly too. I would definitely like to visit again.

    Reviewed by LollyJul 2021

  • "Fab location, gorgeous property and lovely little touches to make our stay extra special."

    Thank you x

    Reviewed by SamJul 2021

  • "Cottage was in a good location."

    It was spacious and very clean. The only thing missing was a welcome pack recommending places of interest, places to eat etc. Also no information about the cottage and where we could put rubbish etc

    Reviewed by LindaJun 2021

  • "Owner was lovely, with personal touches."

    Mattress a bit hard for us, but that is a personal thing that we usually encounter.

    Reviewed by AngelaJun 2021

  • "This barn conversion had the personal touch of the owners ."

    There were many unexpected extras provided and this made it extra special. Very cosy very comfortable and would certainly book again

    Reviewed by LindaMay 2021

  • "Beautiful coast walks and beaches."

    This is a wonderful stone cottage with modern decor and well equipped self-catering items available. Nice gas hob with oven, toaster, kettle, small fridge with freezer compartment and all pans and dishes. We were surprised with flowers, wine and dog treats for our dog. There is small enclosed garden looking onto an allotment and beyond hills of cattle and the sea. Right size for a couple plus single bed in loft for older child. Smart TV and WiFi. We enjoyed our stay very much. This is very quite spot but has restaurant and pub nearby. Also had medium size dog bed.

    Reviewed by JenniferApr 2021

  • "Comfortable, convenient little cottage on outskirts of Fishguard."

    Only about 15mins walk to upper town and take aways if you don't fancy cooking. Turn up the hill and you are straight out into the Preseli hills with easy access to north west Pembrokeshire. Lovely area which we hope to visit again.

    Reviewed by BronwenApr 2021

  • "Lovely well equipped cottage."

    ..well situated ..we really enjoyed our stay ..definitely hoping to rebook in the future.

    Reviewed by GaryMar 2021

  • "Very nice cosy cottage in a good location to enjoy all that Fishguard and the surrounding area has to offer."

    Also, some really nice welcome touches of wine, cakes and treats for the dog! One minor issue is the mattress could do with an update.

    Reviewed by PeterOct 2020

  • "As above all spot on"

    Reviewed by AndrewSep 2020

  • "Beautiful little cottage, well equipped."

    Welcome gifts were smashing. Cleaning, disinfecting, sanitising Products supplied were exceptional even in these COVID-19 times. Would recommend this property to anyone.

    Reviewed by BarbaraSep 2020

  • "Quiet fantastic setting wonderful views truly an oasis."

    All this in the middle of the most violent weather Storm Dennis. Truly a testimony to Welsh building.

    Reviewed by AlanFeb 2020

  • "The cottage was warm and comfortable when we arrived ( unlike last year's booking !"

    ! ). The owner had left some "goodies" for us, including a few non-essentials. There were plenty of kitchen requisites, tea, coffee, sugar, milk etc and cleaning materials. All in all, one of the best prepared properties we have come across; and also the only owner in 40+ years of renting who has ever contacted us to say thankyou for leaving the property in a properly cleaned condition

    Reviewed by AlanDec 2019

  • "Lovely Place second time there - Lovely gestures by the owners with Xmas ..."

    Lovely Place second time there - Lovely gestures by the owners with Xmas presents - thank you we will book again in 2020 Regards Phil and Judy

    Reviewed by PhilipDec 2019

  • "Lovely little gem, cosy and quiet."

    Fishguard is a quiet town surrounded by lovely walks and beaches.

    Reviewed by RachaelOct 2019

  • "Reallly great welcome with flowers, cakes and wine."

    Cottage was very clean, down a very quiet lane, with view of the sea.? If taking a dog people need to be aware that the outside space is very small 8’x 2’. We did miss not having washing machine and dish washer,

    Thank you for your feedback comments. I can confirm that the size of the outside space is 15' x 6'. The property isn't advertised with a washing machine or dishwasher. We hope to welcome you back in the future Property Owner

    Reviewed by JohnAug 2019

  • "The ease with which we booked The Old Stables with yourselves , and the regular updates on how long it was to our holiday , I can only commend Sykes on their professionalism and endeavour to make sure that all expectations are met for the customer ."

    As for our recent accommodation in Fishguard , at The Old Stables , it was a sheer pleasure to walk in and find a beautiful , clean , well equipped property , the owner has gone above and beyond to make it seem home from home , and thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful holiday home .

    Reviewed by ErnestAug 2019

  • "Lovely cottage in a nice location, host was very welcoming and accommodating"

    Reviewed by BerniAug 2019

  • "A lovely property to stay in, very clean, well-equipped & comfortable."

    In a quiet location with pleasant outlook, yet just a few minutes walk from facilities in the centre of Fishguard. Well located to explore this beautiful part of Pembrokeshire. Friendly, thoughtful owner.

    Reviewed by SusanAug 2019

  • "Extremely well presented accommodation as advertised."

    The little extras made a difference, the welcome pack for the guests including our dog were delightful. I will be returning as it was exactly what I wanted in terms of location and for a week away to chill out and discovering West Wales .

    Reviewed by PaulJul 2019

  • "There was little space to sit out at the front of the property because our car had to be parked there otherwise it would have blocked access to an adjacent property."

    The access stairs to the mezzanine was very steep which would not be safe for a young child or a senior citizen. The property itself was fine and well equipped but we thought it was let down by the outdated bathroom. The electric shower and glass concertina shower door were really outdated and not in good condition. There was also a lack of support in the shower for older people getting in and out of the bath/shower.

    Reviewed by ValerieJul 2019

  • "What a lovely cottage."

    After a long drive (we took the wrong turning in Snowdonia!) it was lovely to be greeted with a bunch of flowers, a bottle of wine and 4 home baked cakes. What a welcome. We would go back in an instant.

    Reviewed by CaroleJun 2019

  • "Good location for touring in Pembrokeshire."

    No nearby short walks for dogs. Thoughtful treats for us and our dog on arrival.

    Reviewed by PeterJun 2019

  • "An excellent base camp for the pembrokshire coastal walks - 5 minute walk to a ..."

    An excellent base camp for the pembrokshire coastal walks - 5 minute walk to a co-operation shop The cottage was quiet and kep the atmostphere of a holiday Fishguard people are friendly - though a few empty shops which is always a shame - the area seems to be trying very hard We will book again for sure Most likely this coming Christmas

    Reviewed by PhilipJun 2019

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The property

A delightful, stone barn conversion, situated in the coastal town of Fishguard, Wales.

The Old Stables boasts a wonderfully renovated, modern interior, with high-quality furnishings, whilst still managing to retain its lovely period features, such as the stone walls.

Step into the open-plan living space, with two large sofas to curl up on of an evening, whilst catching up with the day's events, or enjoying a romantic movie night.

The kitchen rests behind, with wooden units and sleek granite worktops, housing a range of appliances so you can cook up a delicious meal for the whole family, whilst the dining area provides space to enjoy your meals over a chilled glass of wine.

Retire to the large double bedroom of an evening and get some much needed rest for the days ahead, with ample storage space for your personal items.

There is a mezzanine snug area resting over the living space, with a TV, chairs and a single bed in case you have any extra guests wishing to stay.

Take a refreshing drink out to the gravelled garden area, or take advantage of the barbecue area and cook up a storm!

While you're in the area, take a drive towards the wonderful peninsula of Dinas Island, known for its spectacular walks and some of the finest views across the Pembrokeshire coast.

Or venture towards Dyffryn Fernant Gardens, spanning across six-acres of landscaped gardens with exotic plants from around the world, and a delightful library with the owners own personal selection of eclectic books to view.

Take a seat in the armchair and get lost in a choice of gardening, nature and artistic books.

The Old Stables is the perfect for choice for a coastal holiday to Wales.

Summary

  • One bedroom: 1 x ground floor double
  • Ground floor bathroom with bath and shower over, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living room with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Mezzanine snug with single bed.
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, toaster, kettle, TVs and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Rear, enclosed gravelled area with furniture and barbecue area
  • One well behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Shop 0.6 miles and pub 0.3 miles

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About the location

FISHGUARD

St. Davids 16 miles; Tenby 36 miles.

Fishguard is an ideal holiday destination on the award-winning Pembrokeshire Coast, which has been voted the second best coastal destination in the world according to the National Geographic magazine. The town itself has an array of gift shops, tea rooms, restaurants and pubs and offers the opportunity of viewing the superb Last Invasion Tapestry, which has been compared to the Bayeux Tapestry. Day trips to Ireland run daily and the picturesque Lower Fishguard Harbour is a delight for sailing enthusiasts. From this perfect holiday base you can enjoy the amazing coastline, the Pembrokeshire Coast Path, the beautiful Preseli Hills, where the Stonehenge Blue Stones originated, or explore the array of historic castles, working mills and visit the smallest city in Wales with its magnificent St. Davids Cathedral. Whatever you are looking for, this is a fantastic location for all ages.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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