Skokholm View

Holiday Property in Llanunwas, Solva

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About Skokholm View

Skokholm View is a wonderful penthouse apartment offering stunning views over the coastline and out to sea. Set in Llanunwas, a large Georgian house which was once part of a country estate dating back over 400 years. Recently renovated, this high quality apartment provides a contemporary, romantic retreat. The spacious open plan living area is furnished in warm, rich tones, the lounge looks out to sea, relax on the sofas and admire the view, while the modern, fitted kitchen/diner is perfect for preparing a meal and looks out to the wooded area. The double bedroom has a calming feel with crisp whites and soft blues reflecting the amazing sea aspect, which you can admire from the comfort of your king size bed. Set in extensive, lawned, communal grounds where you can enjoy an alfresco meal or just sit and relax and soak up the views.

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path is on your doorstep, so it is ideal for walking this stunning section of the coastline. Follow it round to Caerfai Bay and further on to the tiny Cathedral city of St Davids which is a 5 minute drive in the car. The picturesque harbour village of Solva is within walking distance, with its shops, galleries, pubs and restaurants to explore divided into Upper and Lower Solva, all clustered around this sheltered rocky inlet. 

Approached via a wooded lane, this luxury apartment is ideal to for a couple to escape to whatever the time of year.

Baby equipment is not supplied, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Shares the same location as 33036 Grassholm View, 33050 Wood Cottage, 33065 2 Coastal View, 33325 Picture Cottage and 33338 Ramsey View.

Llanunwas, Solva is a small country estate dating back 400 years standing in glorious isolation on the cliffs in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. It is set on the edge of the small harbour village of Solva with its excellent craft shops, galleries, pubs and restaurants. Approaching the properties via the woodland driveway one senses the peace and tranquillity. Llanunwas offers it all with breathtaking sea views across St Brides Bay.

Llanunwas, translates as ‘church of the one servant’, and has been tastefully restored to 7 apartments and 2 cottages with many traditional stone and slate features having been retained, both internally and externally around the properties. An ideal holiday location for couples, families and large groups, offering spacious grounds and communal patio area. There is plenty of space for children, yet peace and tranquillity for adults, with the proximity of the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path which is approximately 400 yards away for the more energetic, where one can explore the various coves and bays around this quiet section of Pembrokeshire - ideal spots for picnicking and sunbathing.

Amenities

Within a mile of the sea/water Sea/water views Has Parking No Smoking Bath Internet Access Towels Provided Washing Machine Dishwasher Freezer DVD Garden Furniture Romantic Breaks Overhead Shower Access to Coastal Path

Layout & Facilities

First Floor: Stairs to second floor

Second Floor: Hall, bathroom/overhead shower/whb/wc, open plan lounge/kitchen/diner, double room/king size bed.

Parking: 1 space in communal car park.

Facilities: Electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV, DVD player, WiFi, iPod dock, towels, 2 folding sun chairs. Shared garden furniture in communal area.

Pets: No

Fuel Charges

Heating: Night storage heaters.

Fuel Charges: Electricity FREE.

Access Statement

This Access Statement has been prepared by the owner for your information; it is the most recent version that we have received. This statement has been prepared as objectively as possible, however with such a wide remit oversights may be made.

Please ensure all crucial requirements for a safe and enjoyable holiday are present so if you have any queries whatsoever, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01437 767600.

The property is approached from an A-road. Turn into a single track driveway through a wooded area with 3 passing places for approximately 150 metres. Allocated parking is one of 3 spaces in communal gravel car park facing away from the house. The entrance to the apartment is to the right of the main house from the car park, via 5 shallow steps (3 up and 2 down) to reach the front door. From the communal hallway there are 15 steps to the first floor landing, followed by a further 15 steps to the second floor landing where the apartment is located (there is no lift available). The property is all on one level floor. All doors, internal and external, are 30” wide (760mm). There are automatic electric storage radiators in lounge, bedroom and hall. The kitchen has extensive work-tops. This is a well-lit apartment with natural and artificial lighting. There are communal grounds of approximately 2 acres, mainly lawned and level. The courtyard to the rear of the house is landscaped/paved with several shallow steps (as detailed earlier). The car park and courtyard are very well-lit with external lighting, which is automatically activated at dusk. The property is situated in a historic manor house with 6 other apartments and 2 cottages. There is a paved courtyard with a number of small steps and large, communal lawned grounds which is level. Public transport (local bus service) approximately 1000 yards to sheltered bus stop.

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The Dankis'

Excellent week helped by good weather. Spacious and nice apartment - just right for two. Walk into Solva from the apartment. Highly recommend The Shed at Porthgain – great fish over and beyond traditional ‘fish & chips’.

Connie & Jon

We echo the comments above. We thoroughly enjoyed a boat trip to see the puffins and shearwaters one evening, and loved seeing the night sky from the bedroom window on a couple of clear nights

Eira & Alan

Such a treat to walk into a spotlessly clean apartment, modern, tasteful furnishings, lovely local art work decorating it. Location and beautiful views are second to none. Love it! Don’t want to leave. Ideal for the coastal path. It’s been a wonderful escape from the big bad hectic world out there! Thank you for the wine and fudge – a lovely treat on arrival.

Claire

I’ve been coming to Pembrokeshire for nearly 60 years and just love the peace and the spectacular coastline. This is my second visit to Llanunwas because of the comfortable, well-equipped apartments and the wonderful view over the fields and the sea; after a day’s activities, sitting in the window with a book and a cup of tea is heavenly! I’ve had some lovely sunny walks along various parts of the coastal path and beaches, walked around the Southwood Estate (NT, south of Newgale) and visited Picton Castle & gardens – recommended. Back to real life…!

Mr Jones

Another great week at Skokholm View, we’ll be back. Saw a Chough on the coastal path between Llanunwas and Solva

Mrs George

A wonderful week in this spacious and comfortable apartment. Thanks for organising such great weather too! We know Pembrokeshire very well having visited all parts over 20 years. Great to be back after a few years and to stay in one of our favourite areas – St. David’s Peninsula. All beautiful and unspoilt as ever!

Mr Mulvany

Wonderful escape from the chaos of Christmas! The apartment is comfortable, spacious and very well equipped. Great to have access to the coastal path just outside the window

The Dankis'

Spacious and nice apartment – just right for two

The Pugsley's

Lovely spacious apartment, with great coastal walks on its door-step. Hope to stay longer next time! Thank you

The Putz's

So lovely to wake up each morning to the lovely view and to see which freighters have come and gone. We walked a part of the coastal path every day and around each corner there was something new and awesome. Thank you for the lovely welcome and great place to stay!

The Creeks

Such an amazing apartment! We have stayed in many places in Wales over the years and this is by far one of our favourites! Thank you so much for providing such a well equipped and comfortable apartment with beautiful views! We can't wait to return!

The Faulkners

What a fabulous appt, so peaceful, lovely views from the windows, even sat in the lounge in the evening, glass of wine watching the changing colours from the window, good walk Abereiddy to Porthgain, only approx 1 hour each way, fairly flat walking once on the path, watched seals sunbathing in some of the coves including 3 young white seals - gorgeous :) loved walking up and down Newgale Beach, cleanest beach ever seen, the weather was stunning, bit sun burnt end of Sept in Wales!! Had nice meal and pint at The Sloop, Porthgain 1/2 way stop on our walk :) Stunning walk from Newton, on the coastal path to Newgale. We will come back one day as cannot fail to relax and unwind, thank you for the wine, fudge and pint on arrival. Amazing :) xx

Anonymous

Excellent week helped by good weather. Spacious & nice apartment - just right for two. Walk into Solva from the apartment - allow 2 hours for the walk - there & back including a coffee stop in Solva itself. Highly recommend The Shed at Porthgain - great fish, over and beyond traditional 'fish and chips'!

Andrea Bassermann

We enjoyed every minute at your apartment! It is the perfect mix of modern and comfortable. Thank you.

Sue and Jeff Bond

An exceptionally well presented apartment. It is evident that much thought has been given to making this well equipped accommodation, very comfortable and welcoming. Thank you.

Ian and Jan Wardlaw

FAB-U-LOUS! Can't wait to visit again. We've not had enough!! Thank you.

Male and Mandy Fordham

We are delighted with the apartment. It is in pristine condition - very well equipped, spacious and modern. The location and views are lovely. Ideally situated for walking the coastal path. Enjoyed the wine and fudge. Thank you.

Jenny and Daryl Sullivan

Amazing apartment - the kitchen is in particular was excellent with everything we needed and more. The location is amazing: make sure to do some coastal path (we liked Whitesands to Porthgain, but it is very windy at the start!) Eat at the Shed in Porthgain and Ultracomida in Narbeth - lovely! Thanks for the great trip (and lovely wine and fudge).

Brain Pitts and Judith Alexandra Pitts

Excellent week with coastal walking to take your breath away. Good food at Cambrain Inn, Druidstone Hotel, The Shed, Nov. 35 (Solva). Inspiring art at Druidstone Hotel, John Knapp-Fisher Gallery. All in all - a very good holiday. Thank you for the fudge, wine and welshcakes. Gracefully received.

Mr Pont

Wonderful! Pity about the hot weather! Liked all the thoughtful touches. Thank you.

Mr Pont

Wonderful Liked all the thoughts - Thank you.

Andrea Bassermann and Johannes Peter Martin

We enjoyed every minute at your apartment! It is the perfect mix of modern and comfortable. Thank you!

Sue and Jeff Bond

An exceptionally well presented apartment. It is evident that much thought has been given to making this well equipped accommodation very comfortable and welcoming. Thank you.

Ian and Jan Wardlaw

FAB-U-LOUS! Can't wait to visit again. We've not had enough!! Thank you.

Mandy Fordham

We are delighted with the apartment. It is in pristine condition - very well equipped, spacious and modern. The location and views are lovely. Ideally situated for walking the coastal path. Enjoyed the wine and fudge - Thank you!

Chris

We really enjoyed our stay. The apartment is very comfortable and well equipped.

Les and Marion

Great apartment thankfully very modern in it's fittings and fixtures. Recommend Cwtch in St.Davids and fish at Shed.

Anonymous

Thank-you for a wonderful few days in a beautiful spot. Wish we could stay another week. The apartment is perfect, comfortable and warm. The weather has been amazing!

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