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The Penny Black

Aberporth, Ceredigion

Sleek apartment in village of Aberporth on Cardigan Bay. Cross the road to 1 of 2 sandy beaches in the village. This is a fab location for family holidays at the seaside. (2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms)

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The Penny Black, a luxurious and stylish apartment in the popular village of Aberporth, Ceredigion is only steps from one of two sandy beaches in the village and has fabulous views of Cardigan Bay. Ideal for walkers, the 60-mile-long Ceredigion Coast Path has miles of stunning coastal scenery to explore right from the doorstep and easy access to the beach making the apartment the perfect base for a family seaside holiday, just grab your bucket and spade and walk onto the sand!

The ground floor accommodation provides light and airy open plan living, a great base to come back to after a day on the beach or exploring the area and there is a cosy wood burner for relaxing evenings in.

The Penny Black is right in the heart of Aberporth with everything you might need including a local store, pharmacy, pub, takeaways, and cafés. The two sheltered, sandy beaches are perfect for swimming and rock-pooling, and the resident bottlenose dolphins, seals, and otters can often be seen close to shore.

Ceredigion Coast Path passes close to the apartment offering miles of wonderful walks to sandy beaches, towering cliffs, and rocky headlands. To the north visit the beach and village at Tresaith, the long sandy beach at Penbryn, and the beach and village at Llangrannog. The beautiful National Trust beach at Mwnt is close by. The seaside village of New Quay is a short drive away and offers dolphin spotting boat trips and water sports.

The market town of Cardigan is just 7 miles away, with a range of independent shops, supermarkets, pubs, restaurants, theatre/cinema, galleries, and castle. Visit the Georgian town of Aberaeron, or the market town of Newport in North Pembrokeshire. Further afield walkers can explore the unspoiled scenery and historical sites of the Preseli Hills and Cambrian Mountains.


The Penny Black sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms: 1 king size and 1 double

Bedroom 1: twin beds which can be set up as king size bed on request, flat screen TV/DVD with Freeview
Bedroom 2: double bed, flat screen TV/DVD with Freeview
En suite shower room: shower enclosure, toilet, hand basin
Bathroom: bath with shower over, toilet, hand basin Open plan living area with…

Living room: 2-seater sofa, 3-seater sofa, log fire, flat-screen TV with Freeview HD and Blue Ray DVD player
Dining area: table and chairs to seat 6
Kitchen area: ceramic hob, electric oven, microwave oven, fridge freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher


There is bench on the small communal patio area. There is an allocated off road parking space for one car. It is 2.2m wide


  • Bed linen and towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels
  • Cot available. Please bring your own cot bedding
  • Gas central heating
  • Heating and electricity included
  • Free WiFi
  • 1 dog welcome  
  • No smoking
  • Rental prices shown are for 4 guests. The sofa bed and linen can be used for 1 or 2 guests for £25 per week

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Good for Walkers
Wood Burner/Open Fire
Dogs Go Free
Beach within 1 mile
Beach within 3 miles
Pub Nearby
Walking area
Shop within 1 mile


Ground Floor Bedroom with bathroom
King-size bed
Washing Machine
Tumble Dryer
Towels Provided

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