Swn-y-Don Holiday Caravan is situated in a small private site on the edge of the tidal estuary at Gwbert near Cardigan, just a few yards from the waters edge. As the tides change you will see a constantly changing variety of seabirds, waders, ducks and geese feeding on the sandbanks below the caravan. This well equipped caravan sleeps 4. Superb beaches just a short drive away are at Poppit Sands, or the National Trust Beach at Mwnt. One small to medium dog accepted.
There are 3 caravans on this site , all taking pets and
all sleeping 4 persons. The others are Awel-y-Mor
(also a Saturday start) and Y Gragen (Friday start).
They can be rented together for larger groups.
This centrally heated caravan is fully equipped for your holiday with comfortable sofas and chairs, flat screen TV, French doors opening onto the deck with stunning views across the estuary, dining area seating 4 and kitchen area with large integrated fridge and freezer, large gas hob & wall mounted oven and separate grill, microwave and all the usual small appliances, crockery, cutlery and cookware. There are 2 bedrooms - a double with an en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower over, washbasin and WC, and a twin, plus a family shower room with large glazed shower, WC and basin. There is full central heating with radiators throughout.
Outside The area around the caravan and deck is gravel and sand, and there is a table and chairs overlooking the estuary, also a brick built BBQ . The local Sailing Club is next door and provides launching facilities (small fee) if you bring a boat to explore the river and Cardigan Bay. There is adequate space for parking a boat close to the caravan.
Bed linen provided, please bring your own towels and beach towels.
Regret no short breaks available.
All electricity and gas included in rental.
Parking next to caravan and plenty of space for a boat on a trailer.
Outside furniture and BBQ provided next to caravan.
The adjacent caravans 'Awel-y-Mor' and 'Y Gragen' - both sleeping 4 can be booked together with 'Swn-y-Don' to sleep 12.
One well behaved dog welcomed.
Birds: - Along this stretch of the river, you may see Kingfishers, Dippers and Grey Wagtails, Common Sandpipers, Redshank, Whimbrel and Herons. The caravan is one of the best place to view the various gulls, Mediterranean Gulls are fairly common in ones or twos. Little, Glaucous and Iceland Gulls have also been seen from here. Scan the far bank for waders and Little Egrets. The spit opposite the Webley pub is the high tide roost for the larger waders, Oystercatchers, Curlew, Godwits and Knot. Opposite the Webley on the northern shore, beyond the caravan site / boat club is where the smaller waders congregate. Dunlin, Sanderling, Ringed Plover and in autumn Little Stint and Curlew, Sandpiper and in winter months there may be Goosander and often Canada Geese. Otters have also been seen on this stretch of river.
Nearby there is:
Golf - Cardigan Golf Course is famous for its coastal views.
St. Dogmaels Abbey - across the river at St Dogmaels the remains of this 12th century Abbey are free to visit.
Poppit Sands and RNLI centre and shop
Cardigan Town and Castle
Ceredigion Coastal Path
Teifi River Trail
Teifi Marshes Nature Reserve and visitor centre.
Heritage canoes at Cilgerran.
Cardigan Bay Active - water sports, kayaking, coasteering etc.
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