Wood Cottage

About Wood Cottage

Wood Cottage is a Visit Wales four star coastal chocolate box hideaway. Lovingly restored and maintained, with full Wi-Fi and internet enabled LED HD SMART Samsung wide screen TV’s, this charming cottage offers all the comfort of home coupled with peace and tranquility in a private woodland setting blessed with wildlife.

A babbling stream runs through the garden feeding the famous Bosherston Lily Ponds. Otters from the ponds are occasional visitors to the garden.

Once home to the Earl of Cawdor’s Head Gardener and located on the National Trust Stackpole Estate, the cottage sits in complete seclusion at the end of a tree lined track.

Available all year, seasonal weeks tend to get booked 9 -18 months in advance.

The open fire, modern central heating system, digital widescreen TV and library of films and music make it a memorable retreat for those wishing to escape for a short winter break. The drive time from Bristol is 2.5 hours.

Beaches of international fame for their exotic beauty and environmental qualities are a stroll from the cottage front door.

A series of short woodland and lakeside trails lead to the fabulous sandy beaches of Barafundle and Broad Haven. Stackpole Quay, Bosherston Lily Ponds, a National Nature Reserve and the famous National Pembrokeshire Coast Path are easily accessible by foot. The cottage location is perfect for a series of amazing circular walks of gentle grade embracing woodland, freshwater lake. sand dune, nature reserve and coastal environments rich in wildlife and fauna.

The award winning Stackpole Inn is a mere 12 minute walk from the cottage and offers a high quality dining experience coupled with a local pub ambience. The St Govans Inn and Freshwater Inn are a short car drive or 45 minute walk away and offer excellent value for money home cooked meals. All the local inns stock a good selection of regionally brewed real ales.

Inside the cottage: the kitchen is well equipped with all the appliances, utensils and accessories to cook and serve a Christmas day lunch. There is a ground floor shower room and w/c and a full sized family bathroom on the first floor. The beds are presented with luxury bedding and linen.

Outside there is a barrel BBQ, dinning furniture and a summer house with cane furniture with which to enjoy those long and lazy days.

There is storage for cycles, surfboards, boats and horse trailers with local livery less than half mile away. Historic Pembroke town is 3 miles away.

This property is now booking for school holiday periods in 2016 – please get in touch to reserve your February Half Term or Summer holiday to avoid disappointment!



£480.00 - £1385.00 per unit per week

Rates: Per unit per week £480 – £1385

Excludes Booking Fee and Energy/Pet Supplements when applicable.


Additional Information

Open from December to December.

The holiday season change over day is FRIDAY (this can change for Christmas/New Year weeks and does not apply to Winter Short Breaks OR winter holidays taken between November and mid March), and the minimum rental period is 7 nights from mid March to the end of the holiday season in October.

Choose your arrival day, Friday or Saturday for the February school Half Term holidays. Choose any arrival day for any Winter Short Break or Winter Holiday between November and Mid March (excludes Christmas / New Weeks or the February School Half Term Weeks.

Winter Short Breaks are available for either 3, 4 or 5 nights.

We will always welcome late availability February School Half Term short break inquiries (four nights minimum) when there is availability.

** All self selected arrival days are subject to booking and staff availability. **

Price Info:

Rates: Per unit per week £480 – £1385

Excludes Booking Fee and Energy/Pet Supplements when applicable.



  • Advanced booking in peak time
  • Bed linen free of charge
  • Broadband Connection available
  • Central heating
  • Cot high chair provided
  • Disabled access statement available
  • Dogs by arrangement
  • Private Gardens
  • Private Parking
  • Radio in rooms
  • Short Breaks available
  • Special Christmas and New Year packages
  • Telephone
  • Totally non smoking
  • TV in room/unit/static caravan
  • Washing machine launderette available
  • Wifi Internet Access


Not suitable for wheelchair users or persons with very restricted mobility.


There is vehicular access into the cottage grounds.

There is a driveway gate to open.

There is parking for at least two cars on the driveway.

There is a minor camber on the driveway.

The driveway is constructed of concrete and can become slippery when wet.

Paths and Patios:

Paths and Patios are level and firm.

Path and Patio areas are surfaced with STONE SLABS which can be slippery when wet.

There are dropped kerbs or changes in level.

There may be obstacles which reduce the width of the path.

Paths facing the driveway are well lit at night.

External Steps:

There are 2 external steps down leading to the main entrance door.

There is no handrail.

Entrance Doors:

Entrance doors have a clear width of at least 800mm.

Handles/locks are between 900 – 1200mm above ground.

Handles are easy grip.

The threshhold is flush.

Internal Doors:

Internal Doors have a clear width of less than 750mmInternal Steps:

There are 1 internal steps between ground floor levels.

There are 10 stairs between floors.


No. of wheelchair accessible toilets: 0.

Toilet is a minimum size of 2200x1500mm.

The toilet door opens inwards.

There are no mobility supports.

There is a step up into the ground floor toilet/shower room.

There is a shower on the ground floor.

The ground floor shower cubicle is not accessible by wheelchair.

There is a ground floor TWIN bedroom.


 There is a telephone for lo-call, local and emergency numbers.

The telephone accepts incoming telephone calls.

The telephone is between 900 – 1200mm from the floor