Location

Pembrokeshire has the best beaches

Nine Wells, situated between Solva and St.Davids, is the ideal location with all of the fantastic features that make Pembrokeshire special.

 

Beaches

Within a few miles you find a diverse range of beaches each with individual character and features. There are the internatinally acclaimed blue flag, sandy beaches including Newgale and Whitesands Bay, pretty fishing harbours and secluded beaches with rock pools. 

 

Cliff path

It takes just a short walk to access the famous and spectacular 186 mile Pembrokeshire cliff path where you will witness breathtaking scenery and the opportunity to spot various wildlife which ever direction you choose to go. Pembrokeshires coastal Puffin Bus can drop you back at the door so their is no need to retrace your steps if you don't want to.

 

History

Nine Wells was the site of the last water well for pilgrims making their way to St. Davids.  It is within half a mile of an iron age fort, second world war aerodrome, one mile from Solva the site of viking invasion. There are visible ship wrecks to be seen from the cliff edge, restored water driven woolen mills, remains of lime kilns, mine workings and bygone industrial harbours.                  St. Davids, the smallest city in Great Britain, retains both the Cathedral and Bishops Palace built from the same Preseli blue stone as Stonehenge.

 

Wildlife

Pembrokeshire is home to an abundance of wildlife including seals, sea birds, porpoise, whales and otters. All of which can be seen and some regularily. There are many wildlife and boat tours from nearby harbours.

 

Galleries arts and crafts

Pembrokeshire is a magnet for numerous artists and craftsmen there are local potteries within a couple of miles several painters and galleries in Solva. St. Davids has various galleries and craft shops many of which feature Pembrokeshire related art work.

 

Local shops

Within Solva and St. Davids there are plenty of individual shops from everyday supermarkets, chemist and hardware store to the specialist and luxury shops. Including outward bound / surf shops, luxury clothing and specialist food producers with farmers market every Thursday.

 

Music and Theatre

Many pubs and village halls regularly have a variety of different music, there are jazz and blues cafes and at different times of the year larger affairs like the St.Davids festival in July and Fishguards  Jazz festival in August.

 

Eating out

There is a wealth of good local restaurants and pubs providing a wide range of menus, many including locally sourced produce.

Activities

Pembrokeshire is an activity mecca, virtually any activity you can think of doing is provided within a few miles the list is endless.

Relaxing

St. Davids has a wellbeing centre with many mind body and spirit sessions including reiki, massage, yoga, mindfulness etc. There are several hair and beauty parlours for beauty treatments, nails and massage etc. 

Walking the Pembrokeshire Coast Path starts right from your door
Solva shops near the harbour
St. David's Cathedral makes this the smallest City - possibly in Europe
You'll love simple pleasures that Pembrokeshire offers
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The pretty village of Solva - Solfach