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New Quay is a quaint town where colourful Georgian houses line the seafront
New Quay with its lovely beaches and you may just spot a dolphin or two
Enjoy a day on the bustling beach at New Quay, just meters from your doorstep
Breath-taking views of New Quay as the night skies draw in
Explore Aberaeron with its harbour, independent shops, and eateries
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15 / 16  Breath-taking views of New Quay as the night skies draw in
16 / 16  Explore Aberaeron with its harbour, independent shops, and eateries

Captains Cabin At New Quay

New Quay, West Wales

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Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
pets No Dogs
grade 4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Quirky
Apartment
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Spacious and quirky property with decked veranda
  • Just 250 metres from one of the town's two sandy beaches
  • Fantastic location for exploring Cardigan Bay's stunning landscapes
Property code: 81502

Charming first-floor apartment suitable for a couple, situated behind a shop in the pretty town of New Quay on the West Wales coast, just a short walk from one of the town's two sandy beaches.

This quirky property, full of seafaring charm, makes the ideal romantic bolthole for a special seaside getaway. The apartment is located in the idyllic coastal town of New Quay, which has three beautiful sandy beaches, as well as a great selection of cafes and traditional ‘tafarndai’ pubs. Take sunrise strolls along the clifftops, where the views of Cardigan Bay are stunning, or hop on a boat to go wildlife spotting along the coast. Alternatively, enjoy a day out to the vibrant university town of Aberystwyth (24 miles).

Stairs lead to the decked veranda of this unique property, where the front door opens into a spectacular open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Crisp white walls act as the perfect backdrop for a range of stylish nautical accessories, and the polished wood flooring really adds to the seafaring theme. Unwind on the comfy sofa in front of the TV or enjoy a dinner for two at the cosy dining table followed by a sundowner on the veranda. Wake up to sea views from the cabin-style bedroom, inspiring you to get out and explore your coastal surroundings.

New Quay has everything you’d want from a traditional Welsh seaside resort. Explore the golden, sandy beaches, potter around the pretty harbour and look for bottlenose dolphins playing beyond the harbour wall. Better still, hop on one of the boats that depart from the harbour for a trip marvelling at the vast array of wildlife that inhabit this magical stretch of heritage coast. To get a feel for New Quay’s rich history, take The Dylan Thomas Trail and follow in the footsteps of the great poet who once inhabited the town. Another stunning 4-mile walk takes you along the coastal path to the secluded cove of Cwmtydu, a popular spot for seals to come to rear their pups.

Read more Code: 81502

  • 1 double bedroom
  • 1 bathroom with shower over the bath and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer
  • TV in lounge area
  • Decked veranda with seating
  • Public car parks locally 500- 800 yards from the property (charges apply)
  • Beach, shops and pubs within 250 meters
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

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This property is personally managed by Sally.

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 30 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Stuart 21st October 2023

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Reviewed by Paveen 30th September 2023

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Reviewed by Jacqueline 9th September 2023

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Quirky and comfy. Exactly as per the photos We will be back

Reviewed by Rhiannon 2nd September 2023

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What a wonderful little holiday retreat, right in the center of New Quay, highly recomended. The decor is fab, it was clean, tidy and cosy. The floors do creak, but, I think it adds to the Captains Cabin ambience. You also have to be aware that it is above a working shop, (it didnt bother us ) and next to a wine bar, but everything was quiet by 9pmRead more, it was just perfect. Thank you x Hide

Reviewed by Christine 5th August 2023

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Lovely place in an amazing location.

Reviewed by Joan 8th July 2023

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Perfectly located accommodation for the lovely little harbour town of New Quay. We really enjoyed our week here and would recommend staying in this home.

Reviewed by Susan 24th June 2023

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We loved the cottage. Very quirky yet cosy. Great position in the centre of town, near to all the lovely restaurants, pubs and shops. The seating area on the balcony was fantastic, it was basked in sun all day. We spent several hours out there playing cards over a bottle of wine. Could have done with a lighter duvet, it was a bit too heavy for summRead moreer. The bath was wonderful & plenty of hot water. Car park is close & no problem finding a space, despite it being busy. Lovely week. Thank you. Hide

Reviewed by Sandra 17th June 2023

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Reviewed by Kim 3rd June 2023

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We really enjoyed our week in captains cabin, loved all quirkyness and even got used to the squeaky floor boards, lovely location l, lovely pasties and ice cream and good fish and chips from the lime crab, we would definitely return to captains cabin

Reviewed by Jem 27th May 2023

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Great location, was very pleased to have an outside space to enjoy the sunshine and it was ideal to have a dishwasher! Beautiful walks nearby and the bath is a great size! Would definitely return. Just prepare yourself for especially creaky floorboards!

Reviewed by Keith 6th May 2023

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A rustic charm of accommodation with quiet surroundings ideal for couples who need a quiet relaxing few days

Reviewed by Michael 22nd April 2023

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Quirky but very pleasant accommodation in a great location.

Reviewed by Anita 15th April 2023

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What a great find, bed was really comfortable, location excellent , also parking Would certainly go back. Clare in butchers really friendly. Great Wi-Fi connection.

Reviewed by Russell 8th April 2023

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Book the cabin and stay right in the heart of new quay, literally everything is on your doorstep. We have been staying at the cabin for the last fifteen years and have never had any problems with anything. Fantastic place and we will definitely be staying in the cabin next year. Russ and Julie

Reviewed by Peter 24th September 2022

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Everything you need is here .clean,tidy,well equipped and the bed was so comfortable .a perfect base

Reviewed by Jason 17th September 2022

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Great location So close to town and beach Lots to do within a very short walk Even the car park is very close

Reviewed by Michael 10th September 2022

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Reviewed by Russell 13th August 2022

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We thoroughly enjoy our stay a the Captain's Cabin.The quirkiness and the decor of the rooms we brilliant.The location of the property was spot on,ideal situation for everything in Newquay. We parked our car at the church road car park all week for 10.90 .We didn't use it the rest of the week.just walked and used the bus. Excellent views from the hRead morearbour,enjoyed watching the dolphins in the harbour too. Will definitely return.Thank you Hide

Reviewed by Kay 30th July 2022

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We stayed at Captains Cabin for a week It was perfect, clean, all equipment you could possibly need and exceptionally comfortable The location could not be better It is right in the middle of New Quay with all restaurants and Pen & Wig within 5 mins of the door Plus a 5 minute walk to the end of the Quay where you can stand and see dolphins ExcelleRead morent Hide

Reviewed by Hannah 23rd July 2022

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We have had a beautiful weeks stay at captains cabin. The place was spotless with brilliant facilities and storage for your belongings. We definitely wish to return next year

Reviewed by Rosemary 16th July 2022

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The cottage itself was Cleverly converted to feel like a barge , some maintenance is needed previous recommendations from previous guests were Ignored valid points were Made by them

Reviewed by Gaynor 9th July 2022

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Reviewed by Elizabeth 11th June 2022

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Great location and nice quirky touches in the cabin, like the portholes for windows. Very comfortable bed. Highly recommended; would visit again.

Reviewed by Stephen 4th June 2022

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Lovely quirky cabin in a wonderful central location close to the beach the harbour we have now stayed here 3 times and will certainly return.

Reviewed by Jacqueline 29th May 2022

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Beautiful location. Clean cabin with very creaky flooring, high bed and bath making it difficult for those not agile. Nice sunny balcony to escape the creaky floor. Just around the corner from the beach and plenty eating out facilities on your doorstep and local shops.

Reviewed by Nicola 21st May 2022

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We loved our stay here. Captain's Cabin is very roomy and has lots of storage space. The bed is comfy so is the sofa and chair. The balcony is a lovely sun trap. It is in THE most convenient location, a short walk to everything! Beach, shops, restaurants etc. The meat from the butchers was all delicious and our hosts were very helpful. Floorboards Read morea bit squeaky everywhere but hey ho! Would definitely stay here again. Hide

Reviewed by Glenn 14th May 2022

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Reviewed by Julia 7th May 2022

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This property is well placed and a comfortable base from which to explore New Quay and surroundings. The landlord was very helpful and his butcher shop is stocked with goodies. Lovely area.

Reviewed by Andrew 16th March 2022

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Captains is fab. Nice and clean well equipped good shower and comfy bed. Lovely and warm as well.

Reviewed by Rachel 5th March 2022

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A perfect seaside cottage in a great location. We loved our stay in the Captains Cabin, so well set up with everything you could possibly need and in a fantastic location near to the beach and quay and lots of lovely places to eat. You can hear the sound of the sea from bed, what more could you ask for.

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