Miles of sandy beaches, historic landmarks, museums and art galleries make Tenby a great place to visit. Located in Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Tenby perfectly captures the very best of the Wales coastline. And what better way to enjoy this picturesque part of the country than in a stay in one of the great Tenby holiday cottages? They're ideal if you're looking for something close to the beach and want all the convenience and comfort of your very own little hideaway.Tenby holiday cottages offer self-catering accommodation that are the perfect choice for families or couples who prefer to holiday on their own terms. A great alternative to cookie-cutter hotels, holiday cottages are typically bursting with character, and many are historic buildings such as converted farmhouses and fisherman's cottages. You'll even find lots of pet-friendly holiday cottages in Tenby, making them a great option for families who just can't bear to leave their four-legged family members behind.
What to do on your Tenby holiday cottage holiday
Tenby is a seaside town and its charming character and laid back vibe make it a top place for a family vacation or romantic getaway. There are three excellent sandy beaches, covering around 2.5 miles of coastline that's family friendly and surprisingly uncrowded. There are also plenty of places to buy an ice-cream. Unlike other seaside resorts, Tenby is relatively quiet so you'll have no trouble finding a spot to build a sandcastle.
As well as its long history is a seaside holiday destination, Tenby also has a considerable fishing heritage. Mackerel fishermen still set out from the harbour daily and you can even join them by booking a trip with one of the fishing boat operators. Boat excursions head out to nearby Caldey Island, a holy island run by Cistercian monks, where you'll find a tranquil strip of sand that's even more peaceful than the mainland.
If you're looking to get away from it all, the charming seaside town of Tenby has so much to offer. Choose Tenby holiday cottages and your accommodation becomes a magical part of the holiday, bursting with character and steeped in comfort and quality.
>This charming Welsh town has been drawing in holidaymakers for over 200 years. When staying in a holiday cottage here it's soon clear why Tenby is a popular destination. The seafront is lined with pastel coloured houses and, jutting out to sea, it is surrounded by brilliant blue waters.
It would be very easy to visit Tenby and spend the whole break simply admiring the views. However there is more to a cottage break in Tenby than a it's beauty. Not only are the beaches here stunning, but they are also Blue Flag certified. Enjoy the sand between your toes and the refreshing waters. There are also boat trips available, including the chance to catch your own fish for dinner! Don't miss the Tenby Museum and Art Gallery while you're here either.