On the banks of the River Teifi and overlooking both Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion coast The Gwbert Hotel & Flat Rock Bistro is the perfect get-away to allow yourself to fully relax.
Located a short distance from the town of Cardigan where you will find a supermarket and a bustling high-street. In addition you will also be near to beautiful beaches and plenty of walking routes exploring the dramatic Welsh Coast.
Gwbert-on-Sea is a small, quiet hamlet on the eastern shore of the mouth of the Teifi Estuary, just a couple of miles outside Cardigan. The settlement takes its name from a wandering saint. St Gwbert is said to have landed here and sheltered in a cave. The shoreline is marked by rugged cliffs and small shingle bays, with large stretches of sandbank exposed at low tide, and the area gives superb views over a diverse and scenic landscape. The ancient oak woodland of the Teifi Valley, the tidal marshes of the estuary, and the boundary of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park can all be appreciated from here.
The 18-hole golf course, the home of Cardigan Golf Club, also offers fine views of the estuary and sea, and from the headland you can look across to Cardigan Island. The mud and sand flats of the estuary attracts a great variety of birds. In the Autumn such waders as the Redshank, Oyster Catcher and Curlew can be seen feeding here, along with several species of migrating duck. The headland of Crag y Gwbert is the site of an Iron Age Fort. Pieces of pottery have also been found near Gwbert, and are now on display in Cardigan Museum. Shops 3 1/2 miles & Pub 100 yards.