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Nestled on a quiet road in the heart of Upper Solva, Thimble End makes an ideal base for family or friends looking to enjoy the St Davids Peninsula.

Beautifully styled, it has retained its period features while providing all the modern comforts you need for a cosy adventure on the coast.

 

Features
  • Dog Friendly
  • A stroll away from Solva Harbour
  • Explore the Pembrokeshire Coast Path
  • Perfect for families or couples alike

 

 

Welcome to Thimble End

From the moment you arrive, you will be charmed by the beautiful features of Thimble End. Built in the late 1700’s, with exposed beams, deep set windows and a homely welsh stone hearth, this is a part of Solva’s history perfectly presented for a holiday on the Pembrokeshire coast path.

Thimble End is a sociable, warm space. Generous, deep upholstered blue sofas and a large honey-coloured dining table create an open plan living/dining room for evenings around the hearth, while the kitchen and handy utility area lend themselves to preparing meals together. Maybe pick up some local Solva seafood and dine under the romantic outdoor pergola.

This cottage is just a stone’s throw from the Pembrokeshire coast path, which leads down to the picturesque Solva harbour. Sit by the harbour with a coffee and watch the hustle and bustle of village life go by, or wander around the shops and galleries of Lower Solva.

 

Accommodation

Ground Floor

Kitchen fully fitted with low level electric cooker, induction hob and microwave.

Utility Room two fridges, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer.

2 steps up to Lounge/Diner sofa, TV/video, stereo, electric log effect fire, dining suite for 8.

Bathroom with bath and washbasin.

Toilet

4 steps down from the living area leads to:
1 Twin Bedroom

 

First Floor

1 Double Bedroom with vanity unit and distant sea views.
1 Double Bedroom with garden views and sink
1 Twin Bedroom
with small single beds 2’6’’

Family Bathroom full suite with shower over bath

 

Outside

Garden

Outdoor dining area with pergola and BBQ. Garden is enclosed.

 

Parking

There is garage parking on site for one car and free, on-street parking.

 

Local Facilities
Harbour is just a 5-minute walk away. Pubs & Restaurants – 10 minutes walk away. Shop – 5 minute walk away.
St. Davids with all facilities 3.5 miles/around 7-minute drive.

Cottage Facilities

Dog Friendly 2 Dogs welcome at £25 each per dog
4 Bedrooms 1 Twin on Ground Floor, 2 Doubles and 1 Twin (small singles) on 1st Floor
Bathrooms Bathroom on Ground floor (no shower), Family Bathroom on 1st floor. Vanity units in both double rooms
Garden Enclosed with dining area and pergola. BBQ
Parking There is garage parking on site for one car and free, on-street parking.
Towels & Bedlinen Provided. Please bring beach towels
Wifi Thimble End is fully wifi ready. Please see terms & conditions
Travel cot & high chair Provided, please request at time of booking
Heating Oil fired central heating throughout with Electric Fire in Lounge
Changeover Day Saturday
Sorry no short breaks

Pricing

The prices below exclude the £15 booking fee and any other extras such as pets, special offers and discounts. For any enquiries for Thimble End, please call 07714 689855 or email us at info@stdavidsescapes.co.uk. Use the 'Book Now' button to book and pay for your holiday securely online today.
Dates 3 Nights 7 Nights
January £550
February £550
February Half Term £650
March £550
April £650
Easter £950
May £750
May Half Term £1250
June £850
July £1250
School Summer Holidays £1585
September £750
October £595
October Half Term £875
November £550
December £550
Christmas £1095
New Year £1095

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Testimonials

We had an amazing holiday in this house. The house was immaculate, the best equipped ever stayed at. The position is idyllic. We were able to walk to the harbour without putting the dogs on leads or going on a road. Once there the kids could swim or crab at high tide, or we could walk the beach, explore the rocks and swim at low tide. If you don’t fancy getting back in the car you don’t have to – Solva is lovely. That said St Davids is also gorgeous and our best discovery was Druids Haven beach. Perfect for kids and adults who don’t like crowded areas. Dogs welcome tee. Overall we could not have been happier with the house. It was a home from home and very comfortable for us. Hope to go back.
Antonia
We had a lovely week staying in Solva - and walking 2mins down to the harbour along the footpath for a swim and a coffee each morning. Great walks right on the doorstep and loads to do nearby. House was very well equipped and had a beautiful garden.
Jess Oct 2021
The property is ideal for families, all bedrooms are spacious and spread out over the house, parents and children were able to sleep in rooms next to each away from rest of family. Ideal secure garden for young children and dog. Kitchen and utility well equipped for all needs. Excellent Wifi. Large table for eating together, both inside and outside. Beds and bedding are very comfortable. Can't fault a thing. Had a wonderful holiday and would highly recommend this house.
Ceren May 2021
Upper Solva is a strange little community of jumbled cottages and houses but it has a charm and our cottage was a very pleasant home for a week.
Dannie
We really enjoyed our stay. The cottage was very comfortable and well equipped. It had a cosy feel to it whilst also being spacious. The garden was lovely, very private and peaceful and the location is perfect for the coast path, Solva itself, St David’s and the beautiful beaches nearby.
Sarah
Comfortable, well equipped cottage, beautiful part of Pembrokeshire
Lucy

Explore

Located in the picture-perfect Pembrokeshire village of Solva, at Thimble End are right on hand to soak up the beautiful coastal scenery just minutes walk away from your holiday door.

St Davids Escapes

Solva is a peaceful, magical harbour village with plenty to do, and perfectly placed to explore more of the St Davids Peninsula.

St Davids Escapes

By day, visit the independent shops and galleries in Lower Solva, and pop into cafes like Mamgu Welshcakes for delicious food and coffees. Try your hand at crabbing from the harbour wall, or take a dip at high tide. In the evening, enjoy the gastropubs and restaurants serving beautiful food, or buy some local seafood caught that day to prepare back at your cottage.

St Davids Escapes

Your four-legged friend will be made to feel very welcome here and will love exploring the coastal paths which are almost literally/virtually on your doorstep! Pull on your boots and set off in either direction on the Pembrokeshire coast path to enjoy some of the best views the peninsula has to offer. Our favourite is the walk to Pointz Castle, not least because you will be rewarded with delicious ice cream!

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