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An unexpected joy

We only made the drive down because we saw the cafe signs but we were delighted by the unexpected... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Badhamsmc
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Beautiful setting

As long as your brakes are good you can take your car down and park. Otherwise it is a very steep... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Chrisgale
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Sheffield
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Went a very long way (we live in the North of Scotland) down for a family wedding but well worth the drive. It is very far from most places but, as often the case, all the more breathtaking for that. The accommodation is varied but...More

Thank Gavin J
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We only made the drive down because we saw the cafe signs but we were delighted by the unexpected wonder of the place. The ruins of the old quarries were enigmatic, the staff at the shop were friendly and helpful and the little museum in...More

Thank Badhamsmc
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

As long as your brakes are good you can take your car down and park. Otherwise it is a very steep walk from the top. I have been several times over the years and have watched the cafe grow with interest. It was always good...More

Thank Chrisgale
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This was the second time we have visited the cafe and it didn’t disappoint. As it was during school holidays it was very busy but we still managed to get our food and drinks ordered in good time. The staff were working flat out to...More

Thank Jeanette B
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Great for a walk with stunning views across the peninsula from the top of the hills by the upper car park. Cafe has lovely terrace overlooking the sea. However service was extremely slow - over 30 mins wait in the queue for coffee (mid afternoon...More

Thank annahk
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

After a long walk, head down to the centre for a great coffee and cake, heritage site too. Lunches looked fabulous.

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The road down to the Nant is very steep and quite a challenge if you park in the car park at the top but it is possible to drive down to the buildings complex. The walk down is incredibly beautiful though and if you go...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Fantastic sunday lunch and superb stop when walking the coastal path. Coffee and cakes with incredible sea views.

Thank Rwdlan2017
Reviewed 13 September 2017

You can park at the top where there is a little info or take the road down... there is a warning sign about the steepness and some reviews say not for feint hearted... we found drive down fine.... are steep drops at times - but...More

Thank Sheffeddie
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We took part in a taster session of the Welsh language, it was fantastic - will be coming back for a longer course.

Thank Stefanie R
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Response from 4ega | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure if you got an answer or not but I've just done an internet search and it appears that the holiday lets are not dog friendly - a great pity.
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Response from Lesley E | Reviewed this property |
You get access the visitors centre and cafe which will give a great feel for the old village ! You won't be able to get to the beach though it's too steep and rough - we went with a baby in buggy and my son had to stay up... More
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