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New Quay in Spring

New Quay, Cardigan Bay with it’s picturesque harbor and sandy beaches is just a 30 minute drive away from Dolgoch Mill Cottages. With it’s many cafes, restaurants, pubs and various seaside shops it has everything for the family in a compact seaside location. Around the harbor you’ll be able to book boat trips to go […]

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Stackpole and Coastal Walk in Summer

Stackpole and the beautiful surrounding scenery and coastline is about an hour and 15 minutes drive from Dolgoch Mill Cottages. We have visited several times and tend to head for the National Trust car park near Bosherston Lakes where you can pick up a simple but very helpful overview map of the area. From the […]

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Llanerchaeron in Summer

The Georgian villa is presented as it was 200 years ago so you get a real flavour off life as it used to be. Next to the car park are a cafe and shop near lovely wooded walks. On the other side of the villa which is across the road there are open fields that […]

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Aberglasney Gardens in Summer

Aberglasney Gardens are just a 45 minute drive from Dolgoch Mill Cottages and whilst you could easily spend the best part of a day enjoying all that Aberglasney has to offer, it can easily be combined with a visit to Dinefwr Park, Paxton Tower or a wander around Llandeilo. We visited the gardens on an […]

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Dinefwr Park in Spring

Dinefwr Park is just a 50 minute drive from Dolgoch Mill Cottages and for National Trust members is not to be missed. Within the park grounds you will find the ruins of a castle and Newton House, just by the main car park, a restored mansion that offers a host of rooms to explore with plenty […]

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Pembroke Castle, Carew Castle and the Tidal Mill in Winter

Pembroke Castle and the historic town of Pembroke featuring a number of historic buildings are about an hour and a quarters drive from Dolgoch Mill Cottages. Pembroke Castle is worth spending some time exploring and offers plenty of activities and events if you time your visit. There are tea rooms on site but Pembroke town, […]

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The Witches Cauldron in Autumn

The Witches Cauldron is just a 45 minute drive away from Dolgoch Mill Cottages. The ‘cauldron’ is actually a collapsed sea cave that has sheer drops down to a natural rock bowl. When the tide is high enough to be in the cauldron the water can appear green, though to see the intense colour you […]

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National Botanic Garden of Wales in Summer

The National Botanic Garden of Wales is just a 40 minute drive away from Dolgoch Mill Cottages. The gardens are set in the beautiful Carmarthenshire countryside and offer enough interest to keep the whole family occupied for the day. There are a range of themed gardens, the world’s largest single-span glasshouse, a tropical Butterfly House, […]

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Aberystwyth and the Sea2shore Food Festival in Summer

Aberystwyth is a scenic one hour drive away from Dolgoch Mill Cottages and offers plenty for the whole family. At the northern end of Aberystwyth promenade you can take the short cliff railway up to the top of Constitution Hill (or if you’re feeling energetic you can walk up the winding path) where you will […]

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St Dogmaels in Summer

The quaint village of St Dogmaels is a 35 minute drive from Dolgoch Mill Cottages. Located between the bustling town of Cardigan (in Welsh Aberteifi) with it’s antique shops and restaurants and the sandy blue flag beach of Poppit Sands it is an ideal place to explore if you are in the areas of Cardigan […]