Swallows Cottage

Solva, Pembrokeshire & West Wales

  • 4 Star
  • Holiday Cottage for 2, perfectly situated between Solva and St Davids with glorious bay views. Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, galleries, restaurants etc all nearby

You can book this property from:

  • £379 per week
  • £54 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Tumble dryer
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 1 mile
  • Pub 1 mile
  • Shop 1 mile

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am


With glorious views of St Brides Bay, this cosy holiday cottage for 2 is perfectly situated between Solva and St Davids. Solva is known as the jewel of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, and this dog friendly cottage offers ideal Pembrokeshire Coastal Path accommodation, located just a few hundred yards from the coast. Perfect for walking, sailing or simply relaxing amongst the shops, galleries and restaurants set in beautiful scenery.

Ground Floor

Open plan kitchen and lounge (with digital TV) and DAB radio, with south facing window towards the garden area. Gas hob, electric oven , microwave with freezer space available in large shared freezer.

Cosy 1 double bedroom and bathroom with WC, basin, bath and shower over bath.


The south facing patio with garden furniture has sea views over farmland and opens onto a large grassed field. A large shared lawn area with a gate is ideal for children to play in and walk dogs (please ensure that dogs are supervised and on a lead at all times)

Additional Information

Dog friendly cottage - Maximum of 2 pets welcome* at £20 per pet, per full or part week. Payable as an extra during booking  

Bed linen and towels are provided (please bring your own beach towels)

Full central heating (heating included)

Wi Fi is included

Mobile tel. reception variable according to provider - only EE is completely reliable.

Baby sitting by arrangement

High chair available

'No smoking' cottage

*Bookings that include pets are taken on the understanding that all flea and worming treatments are up to date. Please remember that they should not be left unattended at the cottage or in the communal areas and should be off furniture at all times. The pet owner is responsible for cleaning up after their dog. Please show consideration for other guests visiting at the same time as you and for those coming after you. Please bear in mind that some popular beaches do not permit dogs during the summer months. Download beach dog guides from Pembrokeshire County Council.


A cosy cottage with all you could need for a self catering break away from home. There are lots of interesting places to visit within a short drive and some great walks directly from the property. Pembrokeshire is a beautiful county and if you enjoy coastal walking you should definitely take the time to visit.

Mrs P,

Excellent little cottage, owner very nice & nothing was too much trouble. It's in a good location approx 1.8 miles via the lanes to Solva, takes about 45 mins to walk. Nice pubs in Solva & St Davids.

Mr E,


This dog-friendly cottage for 2 is nestled in between Solva (1 mile) and St Davids (2 miles). Perfect for a walking holiday in Wales, with the famous Pembrokeshire Coastal Path a short walk away from the cottage via Porth-y-Rhaw.

Solva is known as the jewel of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park and is situated on the beautiful West Wales coast. An ideal location for walking, sailing, fishing or simply relaxing amongst the shops, galleries and restaurants set in beautiful scenery. For such a small village Solva has quite a few places to eat and drink and many of these establishments specialise in fresh local seafood dishes. You will find several local pubs providing great food and atmosphere, there is also a local shop that includes a post office, newsagent and many holiday items such as fishing tackle and beach items. Quay jumping is a favourite past time of local children, as is crab fishing in Solva harbour. Sailboat and water activity courses are also available and can be arranged from the quayside.

St Davids is a beautiful and unique city surrounded by some of the finest coastline in Europe. Situated within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park St Davids is surrounded by spectacular coastal scenery renowned for its beauty and abundance of wildlife. St Davids Cathedral has been the dominant presence since the 12th century and was a popular pilgrimage destination throughout the Middle Ages and indeed remains so to this day attracting thousands of visitors every year. Adjacent to the cathedral stand the magnificent ruins of the medieval Bishops Palace. The city of St Davids has a great deal to offer every visitor.


Caerfai Bay – The closest sandy beach to the cottage. Caerfai is a lovely sandy beach perfect for families. Its position provides shelter from the prevailing winds. 3.0 miles

Newgale - It's a magnificent two mile long stretch of wide flat sand with a huge pebble bank behind it. Powerful swells roll in here at all times of the year. 3.8 miles

Whitesands - The blue-flagged Whitesands Bay is a popular family beach because of its safe swimming and clean white sand. It is also regarded as one of Wales’ top surf-spots.4.1 miles

Water Sports

TYF Adventure includes canoeing, kayaking, coastering and much more. 2 miles


Whether you’re after a gentle stroll down into Solva or a week-long hike it’s right on your doorstep, and a watering hole to quench your thirst is never far away. Pembrokeshire Coastal Path 0.25 miles.


Only a short walk from the cottage there are many coves and rocky marks that provide superb Sea fishing, including some of the best Bass fishing in the UK. 0.25 miles. Fishing and sightseeing trips from St Justinian. 2.5 miles


Only 2 miles from the cottage, St David's City is one of three distinctive nine-hole gems that exist along the twenty-mile stretch of the North Pembrokeshire coast. 2miles


National Cycle Route 4 (or NCR 4) is only a ¼ of a mile from the cottage and actually runs from London to Fishguard. Mainly on quiet country roads. 0.25 miles. For off road cycling Llys-Y-Fran is a large country park just outside Haverfordwest. 25 miles

Pony trekking

St Davids Trekking provides horse riding in the St Davids area on a Gypsy Vanner, passing through valleys and meadows for a paddle in the sea or a splash in the river. 3.4 miles