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Aberporth Holiday Cottage | Thalatta | Cardigan Bay | Wales

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The Aberporth Holiday Cottage Thalatta is a wooden chalet style bungalow standing in the centre of the village, 100 metres from one of Aberporth’s two Blue Flag beaches, midway between the pub (three minutes’ walk) and the shops (five minutes’ walk).

The accommodation consists of a living room, a conservatory that overlooks the beach, two bedrooms (one double bed, two single beds), a bathroom with shower over the bath, kitchen and back porch. There is a garden in front of the cottage and a small, secluded terrace to the rear of the property.  There is sufficient parking space for two cars.

Facilities include:-

  • • Wood burner
  • • TV and DVD
  • • Hi-fi with Bluetooth facility
  • • Wi-fi
  • • Ceramic hob, grill and electric oven
  • • Fridge freezer
  • • Microwave
  • • Dishwasher
  • • Coffee machine
  • • Powerful (mains pressure) shower
  • • Washing machine

The beaches are the main attraction, but there are also various aquatic activities on the Teifi estuary and plenty of scenic walks in the area – the Ceredigion Coastal Path passes within 50m of the cottage. For rainy days, there are plenty of books (adults and children’s) as well as a wide selection of board games and jigsaw puzzles.

We politely request guests to leave the cottage clean and tidy before departing.

Please note that we have a strict no smoking policy inside the cottage.

Sorry, but we currently do not allow pets.

We thought Thalatta was absolutely lovely and both decided we would quite like to live there.  We spent a lot of time just gazing out of the window and our meals did seem to take rather a long time.

Brenda

What a gem. Normally, when you look forward to something, it never quite lives up to expectations.  For once we can truly say it was better!

Tracy & Stuart

An absolutely beautiful place! In fact, we don’t want to go home. It has been fantastic to wake up and watch the waves on the beach.

Karen & John

An absolutely lovely place with every comfort……..It has been pure joy to spend a few days in this beautiful seaside village.

Mark & Rosie

The vista is addictive, the cottage simple, homely and equipped for just about every need.

Maggie & Nigel

Thank you so much for such a comfortable stay in the cottage. You’ve been so generous with the home comforts and what a lot of books!

Fanchea

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Aberporth Holiday Cottage | Thalatta

 Things to Do

• 18 hole golf course with views over the Teifi estuary. (6 miles)
• Fishing either off the beach, the rocks (1/2 mile) or on the river Teifi – for which a licence is required (5 miles).
• Building sand castles, investigating rock pools etc
• Cardigan Sailing club welcomes visitors (7 miles)
• Organised fishing trips, seal spotting, etc (8 miles)
• Kayaking on the river Teifi (8 miles)
• Dry ski slope near Llangrannog (12 miles)
• Pitch and putt at the Penralt Hotel, also a small indoor pool, (1/2 mile)
• Walking the West Wales Coastal Path (1 mile)
• Children’s playground ( in the village, opposite the chemist).
• Mwyldan theatre and cinema (in Cardigan, 6 miles )

Places to Visit*

• Ruins of Cilgerran Castle (9.5 miles)
• Remains of castle at Newcastle Emlyn + children’s playground (9 miles)
• The Wildlife Centre, near Cilgerran (10 miles)
• Llanaerchon House + teas, inland from Aberaeron (19 miles)
• Aberaeron harbour + lunch at the Hive on the Quay (18 miles)
• Cenarth falls – picturesque, walk beside the river, tea rooms (8 miles)
• Poppit sands at low tide (10 miles)

Walks*

• Costal path to Tresaith – disabled access, so surfaced for the first half mile. (Starts 1/2 mile)
• Costal path towards Mwnt – can be muddy! (Starts behind the RAE playing field, in Parcllyn (1 mile)
• Board walks starting from the old railway yard, almost under the bridge on the Cardigan bypass) (6 miles)- reasonable in wet weather
• Riverside walk through the gorge from Cilgerran towards Llechryd (10 miles) – reasonable but with odd muddy patches
• Preselli Hills (16 miles)
• Pembrokeshire Coastal Path starts near Poppit sands (11 miles)

* approximate distance from the cottage.

More things to do

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Teifi Marshes

Aberporth Holiday Cottage | Thalatta

 Birds of the Aberporth area

  • Cardigan Bay’s valuable habitats support a rich variety of birds that can be seen from the costal paths and beaches in the area.  Offshore birds include gannets, shearwaters and petrels, cliff nesting auks and gulls can also be seen during the breeding season, including the rare chough at specific locations.
  • The cottage’s garden with adjacent stream and woodland, are full of resident and summer visiting species during the changing seasons.  Sparrow Hawks and Red Kites are on the ‘local’ list.  Even the Common Scoter has been have been spotted in the bay from the conservatory window.
  • Eight miles from the cottage are the internationally important mud flats and salt marshes of the Teifi Estuary.  Thousands of waders use these areas during migration and large numbers overwinter here.
  • The Teifi marshes’ nature reserve, one of the largest such areas in the country, has had many rare and unusual species during recent years – including hobby, osprey, egrets and some rare gulls.
  • More information on the birds of the area here.

Aberporth Holiday Cottage | Thalatta

Seaside Holiday Cottage Rates and Availability

  • • Prices quoted are weekly rates that include bed linen and towels, utilities and some fire wood in the winter months.  (October to March)
  • • For those willing to bring their own bed linen and towels, there is a £50 discount on the weekly rate.
  • • Start and finish dates are flexible (subject to availability)
  • • Short breaks are an option, but there is a minimum charge of £120 per stay.  Please enquire for further details.
DatesWeekly rate
1st March  – 30th March£300
31st March   – 13th July£450
14th July  – 31st August£550
1st September  – 2nd November£450
3rd November  – 21st December£300
22nd December – 4th January 2019£550
5th January – 1st April£300

We ask for a 20% non-refundable deposit at the time of booking, with the balance due six weeks before your planned visit. If, for any reason, you cancel during the six week period, we refund 50% of the balance paid, but if we are able to re-let your dates, we refund 100% of the balance paid.  In either case we retain the initial deposit.

If you have any questions, please phone or email David Rowlands on  ‭0159486280207967684872‬ or ✉️ Email.

When selecting possible dates on the calendar please click on each of the nights you want to stay in the cottage. e.g. If you want to stay until a Wednesday night and leave Thursday morning just select the Wednesday.

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