We love Coastal Holidays

Welcome to Pen Y Banc, a premium bed and breakfast in a peaceful setting with fabulous views.

Cosy and charming rooms

Facing towards the offshore Island of Skomer the cosy window seat of this room is the perfect place to enjoy a cup of tea with a biscuit and admire the amazing views.

Relax in a beautiful setting

The picturesque village of Solva in the National Park area of Pembrokeshire offers the visitor a wealth of unspoilt coastline, with easy access to the coastal path and fabulous views.

Enjoy coastal activities

The Fiord like harbour in Solva forms a safe anchorage. Safe bathing is possible and the sailing enthusiast, fisherman, diver, ornithologist and rambler will discover a spectacular area of interest.

Skomer Viewfrom £55Per night

This room has the most wonderful view across the bay. It has a very comfy King size bed. Included are TV, Tea & Coffee making facilities, pure cotton towels & Egyptian cotton bed linen, a fitted wardrobe and an en-suite bathroom.


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Ramsey Viewfrom £55Per night

This good size room has a view Westward towards St. Davids Head. Included are TV, Tea & Coffee making facilities, pure cotton towels & Egyptian cotton bed linen, a fitted wardrobe and an en-suite bathroom. There is an option for a very comfy single put-you-up bed used for triple occupancy.

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Self Catering: The Annexe

This pretty self contained holiday apartment is known as The Annexe. Sleeping two people in perfect comfort it provides an excellent base for exploring Solva and the rest of Pembrokeshire.



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Popular activities around solva

Nestled in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park it boasts a bustling quay with plenty to do

  • St. Davids Cathedral

    St Davids Cathedral is one of the great historic shrines of Christendom. Nowhere in Britain is there a more ancient cathedral settlement, for it reaches back fourteen centuries and survived the plunder of the Norsmen in the 'Dark Ages'.Read more

  • Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    The National Park has a varied landscape of rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, wooded estuaries and wild inland hills, covering a total area of 629 km2 (243 sq mi). The geology of the area is of particular interest with many good exposures both inland and along the coast. Read more

  • Solva Woollen Mill

    Solva Woollen Mill is the oldest working Woollen Mill in Pembrokeshire. This family business with over 100 years weaving expertise uses traditional skills and 19th century looms to create beautiful flooring to suit any interior. Read more

  • Ramsey Island

    Ramsey Island is an island about 1 km off the coast of the St David's peninsula in Pembrokeshire on the northern side of St Brides Bay, in southwest Wales. It is 640 acres in area. Ramsey Island is less than 3.2 km (2 mi) long and its highest point is 136 metres (446 ft) above sea level. Read more

Really enjoyed our stay even though we had to cut it short. Penny and Mike were very understanding and we must say delightful hosts. Nothing was too much trouble and very helpful about places to visit.

Breakfasts were delicious and plenty of it. We will hopefully be making a return visit.

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"Enjoy spectacular harbour views"

At high tide the beach is a narrow strip at the head of the inlet but at low tide the harbour is completely dry with the exception of a stream that runs down the middle of the harbour, providing hours of entertainment catching fish, shrimp and crabs.

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