Property ref: 6574

New Quay
Self Catering Cottage – Sleeps 1 to 4, 2 bedrooms – £90 to £620
Next availability
Mon 5 October
for up to 13 nights
Price guide
£360 / week
Min stay 1 night

Arwel is an idyllic luxury seaside haven in a truly stunning area. This traditional stone cottage is full of character throughout. Tastefully renovated, retaining all the charm of the original features, it is fully equipped for modern day luxury living, making it the perfect escape in any season.

The cottage has been completely refurbished and restored with limewashed stone walls, original wooden floors, doors and fantastic wooden partitions too.

On the ground floor is a large lounge and dining room with flat screen satellite tv (Sky), dvd, cd/radio, ipod docking station and of course a lovely woodburning stove. The stove has glass doors which can also be opened back to enjoy a perfectly efficient open fire. There are two comfortable leather couches, and lots of books and games too. There is also a lovely antique dining table and chairs. Free broadband access is provided for your convenience.

The kitchen is fully fitted and equipped for self catering in style. There is a ceramic top stove, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge freezer, microwave and much more. There is a lovely breakfast bar to enjoy the sunny feel of the kitchen.

Upstairs are two very pretty bedrooms as well as a luxurious shower room. The master bedroom has a very luxurious kingsize bed and that extra special double-ended rolltop bath. It is an amazing experience to lie in the bath and just let the birds outside your window entertain you to the background music of the stream in the Valley below.

The second bedroom has a traditional style curtained 'box bed' which is also kingsize. You really won't want to leave it.

The terraced gardens are an idyllic private hideaway with beautiful woodland views, tastefully furnished decks and sunshine all day long.

Arwel is strictly a no-smoking zone. You are kindly asked to smoke outside and never inside the cottage.

Prices are below along with information about the fantastic local food, the spectacular surrounding area and much more. So read on and then don't put it off, book now and look forward to a perfect retreat in a truly fantastic area.

Our prices are for up to 4 people and include linen, power, central heating and initial firewood. The cottage has free broadband access too. Beds are made up for your arrival with fresh crisp linen.

Area information

Arwel is a perfect Seaside Haven situated in a very pretty rural village amidst a stunning wooded valley. It is just a few minutes walk from the stunning Cardigan Bay Heritage Coastline. Sit outside and listen to the stream as it finds its way to the beach nearby. Follow it and it will take you through truly stunning ancient woods, via the waterfalls to a gorgeous hidden beach. A real hidden gem, just minutes from your cottage. You can join the Coastal Path which will take you along to Seal Bay, magical Cwmtydu and historic Llangrannog. Head off in the other direction and follow the cliff path to the pretty fishing village of New Quay, watching for dolphins and seals en-route. Enjoy spectacular unspoilt scenery no matter which way you turn, and no matter which season you decide to visit in.

New Quay is just 2 miles away via pretty country lanes, Cwmtydu is also just 2 miles away and Llangrannog is just 6 miles away.

Local attractions

A wide variety of attractions to suit all ages, from ancient castle ruins to action packed theme parks with thrilling roller coaster rides, from dolphin watching boat trips to sailing or windsurfing lessons, from a gentle hack out on a friendly pony to mackerel fishing on the high Seas. Award winning golf courses and excellent fishing lakes, coastal farm parks and even a honey farm. You will find a helpful information folder in Arwel and along with themaps and guides we provide, we do our best to ensure you can make the very most of your visit to our truly spectacular, unspoilt part of the world.


The area is renowned for its excellent quality food - fresh fish, great beer and a warm, friendly welcome to go with it. Freshly caught fish including lobster and crab can be purchased in nearby New Quay or Aberaeron. The local cheeses, honey, jams and chutneys, creams and yoghurts are all irresistible too. Local farm shops stock a mouth-watering array of all of these along with fantastic local meat, poultry and game. You will want to rush back and cook it in your very-well equipped and very stylish kitchen at Arwel.

And if the chef fancies a night off there is a lovely country inn, The Crown, just a a mile away. The friendly owners serve excellent food, good beer and wines. There are a wide variety of restaurants and takeaways in New Quay and the local area. Whatever you fancy, be it Thai, Chinese, Indian, Italian, they are all within easy reach. The renowned Harbourmaster Hotel is a must for any visiting foodie and it's only a few miles away from Arwel.

There is a good local taxi service too just in case you fancy sharing a bottle of wine and don't fancy the walk home.

Payment information

At Arwel we do our best to ensure that we provide everything you should need for self catering in style. You will find everything from toilet paper to firelighters, hairdryer to iron, cafetiere to candles, tea towels to local maps to footstools to name but a few.

With eco-friendly cleaning products and full recycling facilities we also try to make it easier for you to enjoy an environmentally friendly holiday. For those who wish to stay in touch there is also free broadband access with wifi throughout.

Changeover days at Arwel are Friday or Monday. At off-peak times we may be able to arrange a Sunday changeover depending on other bookings. Arrival time is after 3pm and on departure the house must be vacated by 11am.

Booking Conditions

1. Contact us via email or telephone 01239 654613 to check availability for your required dates.

2. We will then provisionally reserve the accommodation for you for 5 days pending receipt of required deposit.

3. A deposit of 50% of total holiday secures the booking. Payments are accepted by cheque, bank transfer or card via Paypal (additional charges apply).

4. Upon receipt of deposit we will send written confirmation (post or e-mail) of your booking along with directions on how to get to to Arwel.

5. The balance is payable 3 weeks prior to arrival, via one of the above mentioned methods.

6. In the event of a cancellation made by you we will make very effort to re-let the accommodation and if successful will repay your deposit less an administration charge of £30. Please note, however, that in the event of a cancellation made within 3 weeks of the beginning of your stay we will be unable to return your deposit. In the event of cancellation made within 3 weeks then unless we manage to re-let the property you will be required to pay the total balance due. We suggest you consider appropriate holiday cancellation insurance to cover this possibility.

master bedroom

The master bedroom has a kingsize bed and double-ended roll-top bath.

cottage kitchen

The stylish kitchen is extremely well equipped.

living room

Cosy log fire, comfy sofas and lots of books and games.

Chess table

Quiet corners full of character.

cosy stove

Solid fuel stove in the living room.

Nanternis cottage

Arwel - a luxurious, characterful and traditional cottage by stunning coastline.

curtained box bed

A kingsize box bed - so romantic.


The stunningly landscaped garden is private and has sunshine all day long.

garden deck

Decking area in the large private garden.


Cwmtydu is within walking distance of the cottage.


Visit this waterfall en-route to the beach.


Stunning sunset on local beach.

bathroom with shower

Luxurious shower room.

woodland path

Woodland path leading to the secret beach.


Walk to seal bay from your magical hideaway.

Ponies in woodland

The friendly ponies who graze the wood anenome carpet in the magical woods on your doorstep.

New Quay harbour

The charming fishing village is within walking distance.

New Quay Bay

Stunning views over New Quay Bay.

living room with woodburner

The cosy living room has a woodburner and two luxurious leather couches.

Prices summary Per week Min stay
27 September to 17 October 2015 £360 1 night
18 to 24 October 2015 £390 1 night
25 to 31 October 2015 £450 1 night
1 November to 19 December 2015 £360 1 night
20 December 2015 to 2 January 2016 £620 1 night
3 to 9 January 2016 £390 1 night
10 January to 6 February 2016 £360 1 night

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