Hotels in Kilgetty

Kilgetty Details

Kilgetty is a small village in the heart of the Pembrokeshire countryside in Wales. It is situated a few miles north of Tenby on the main A477 road. Famous for its glass blowing works, (The Avondale Glass Blowing Studio) its a great quiet place to stay, ideal for reaching Tenby in just a few short minutes. The glass blowing studio was originally set up in 1976 by Vicenzo Speranza. Vicenzo was amaster craftsman who learned and plied his trade in Germany, France, and Switzerland before making his home in Kilgetty. He passed all his skill and knowledge down to his son and grandson who now blow glass in his great tradition. You can find accommodation easily by searching on for some of the best discount hotels in Kilgetty.The town of Begelly is very close, and is well worth traveling to for Folly Farm, one of the best childrens attractions in Pembrokeshire, with its zoo, vintage funfair, and indoor and outdoor play areas. Another popular tourist attraction is the Begelly Countryside Gardens and Monkey Sanctuary with its 12 acres of grounds including some lovely lakeside and woodland walks, the oriental style garden, some lovely water features and flower gardens, plus of the course the monkey sanctuary. There are also otters and badgers here too. Accommodation is limited in the area so be sure to reserve a room in one of the few budget hotels in Kilgetty before you travel.