Holidays in West Wales
Journey to the enchanted lands of South West Wales and visit the beautiful holiday area of Pleasant Valley. As a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Pleasant Valley can offer up peace and tranquillity as well as thrilling adventures into Wales’s historical past.
Situated within Pembrokeshire, Pleasant Valley is surrounded by breathtaking scenery and stunning coastal landscape. Its rural nature provides freedom from the clutter of city life and is perfect for those who enjoy walking and bird watching.
Bordered by rolling hills and rich green fields that span as far as the eye can see, feel yourself immersed in the beauty of the countryside and transported into the tranquillity of your dreams.
Just behind the village is a picturesque wooded valley that is full of life, take an afternoon to stroll through its dense environment and capture the magical atmosphere as the sun breaks through the gaps in the trees turning the forest floor into a carpet of gold. Make your way through the footpath until you come to the village of Stepaside, where you can witness some fascinating historical ruins from Wales’s past. Embrace the archaic atmosphere as you explore the ancient relics of what was once the centre of industry in Wales. Home to the old "Grove Coal Mine" and a prosperous iron works, the village has been kept well preserved and today you can still wander the grounds and revisit a forgotten era.
If you prefer to spend the day strolling the silky sands of a blissful beach, then head south from Pleasant Valley to the popular resort of Wisemans Bridge. Located just half a mile from Pleasant Valley, it will take no time at all to be within reach of the fresh sea air and the sounds of the rippling tide. As a setting for all the family, why not pack a picnic and journey to the sea edge, casting your eyes to the glory of the horizon. Let the children have fun splashing about in the shallow waters and rock pools, whilst you sit back and relax enjoying the warmth of the gleaming sun light. From here, you could then spend the evening in the cosy ambience of “The Wiseman’s Bridge Inn”, a family friendly public house, serving up a selection of appetising meals, whilst taking pleasure in the splendour of the magnificent views from the restaurants seating area.
Should you want to journey further from Pleasant Valley, have the choice of several charming resorts. The stunning beach of Pendine and the appealing village of Laugharne are just a few miles away to the East of the village and host many wonderful attractions. At Laugharne see the famous "Dylan Thomas Boat House" or browse the quaint gift shops, whilst in Pendine exhilarate your senses by trying out some thrilling water sports. The popular seaside resort of Tenby is also nearby and can be a fun filled day for all the family.
FBM Holidays host numerous self catering holiday apartments within this superb area, all of which are presented to the highest standard and deigned to give you the relaxing stay that you look for.
After a stay at Pleasant Valley, you will find your stresses soothed away by peace and quiet of rural country life and, with something for everyone, all will return home feeling contented from this serene area of Saundersfoot Bay.