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Extracts from the Granary Guest Book 2015

After a great week last year we returned again for another week after Easter. We have had a great week, gorgeous weather and great accommodation. Jon, Phoebe, Beth, Elisha and Hannah, Mid Glamorgan

What a wonderful cottage and part of the world. Thank you so much Pat and Dave for making such a warm and inviting home and for all the lovely touches ... Phil and Matilda

From the moment we were welcomed by Molly the resident Border Collie at the gate it took a very short time to agree with all the wonderful TripAdvisor reviews for the Granary cottage and its fabulous gardens. They are a credit to Pat and Dave's ingenuity hard work. Carol and David, Porthcawl

We have loved our stay at Roch Mill. It has been a joy to stay in your wonderful cottage - and thank you for all the thoughtful and kind touches. the gardens are absolutely stunning. Hannah and Russ, Kent

Thank you once again for superbly comfortable accommodation. The fact that this is our 6th return visit says it all! Daphne and David, Leicestershire

Nach einer Woche in The Granary von Roch Mill können wir sagen, dass es eine absolut phantastische Woche war. The Granary ist bis ins Detail mit so viel Liebe eingerichtet, dass wir uns von ersten Moment an total wohl gefühlt haben. die freundliche Aufnahme von Pat und Dave, ihre vielen guten Tipps und Ratschläge, die interessanten Gespräche machen die Woche für uns unvergesslich. Elvie u. Peter, Burgthann, Germany

Having read through the last few entries I have to agree with all of them ... there is something of paradise here at the Granary. Pat and Dave are very welcoming and their hospitality is beyond the ordinary. Molly is also a great host. Rory, Sophie and Zoe, London

Back again for another perfect holiday and again the weather was warm and sunny for us. We are starting to feel this sis our second home and certainly it gets harder to leave each time. Kate and Gavin, Herefordshire

Extracts from the Granary Guest Book 2014

Once again another wonderful break in your beautiful Granary. It really is like coming 'home' to us - so thank you once again Pat and Dave. My only complaint is our break was too short and we have to go home! Miranda and Pete, Herefordshire

What a wonderful place for a few days honeymoon in Pembrokeshire.... The cottage is better than a home from home and we've already worked out how to sleep the kids on our next visit. Thanks Pat and Dave. Ellie and Stephen

Yet another amazing holiday at Roch Mill. we never have enough time to do everything we would like to do. We will be back again to continue exploring this beautiful area next year. A big thank you to Pat and Dave for sharing the Mill with us. The girls never want to leave at the end of the week. Nichola, David, Sophie and Lauren, Worcs.

We've visited Pembrokeshire many times but never have we staye in such a wonderful cottage with such beautiful surroundings. We'd want to tell everyone but on the other hand keep it secret so we can come again. Thank you Molly for keeping Becky entertained and exercised. Judy, Richard and Becky, Somerset

We've had a fantastic week, staying in this beautiful place and have really appreciated the lovely garden and grounds. Thank you Pat and Dave for your friendly welcome and all the recommendations about places to visit. We hope to be back soon! Phil, Bronia, Sam & Emily, N. Yorks

What a lovely home from home and Dave and Pat, you have been so kind. I saw the garden last Spring while passing so when I saw it on the Internet, there was no choice! Eva, Herefordshire

What a fantastic fortnight we've had! 10 years have raced by since we were first here for our honeymoon - how did we manage not to return earlier to our beloved haven in Pembrokeshire?

Extracts from the Granary Guest Book 2012

We now consider this the best place to stay with the added bonus of two new friends ... every time we come it's even more spectacular. Chris, Roger and Rhianna, Essex

The Granary has been perfect; location, amenity and tranquility have helped us to wind down after a particularly hectic couple of months. Denise and Gordon, Peterborough

The choice now ... do we share our new found secret of the Granary or do we keep it to ourselves? Wendy and Steve, Worcs

Enjoyed a wonderful week in this superb cottage. When we're back in Pembrokeshire, we know where we'll be coming! Mark and Jenny, South Scotland

The cottage is fabulous - it belies a lot of hard work, vision and detail. The garden is breathtaking, gorgeous, well landscaped. It's been a restorative stay for us body, mind and spirit. Ged and Marian, Shropshire

Had an absolutely fantastic week! The house and gardens are beautiful and I can't wait to come back. Emma and Ben

We have waited a long time to visit this part of the world and boy it was worth the wait. Thank you so much for letting us stay Pat and Dave. We will be back. Ruth, Cath and Charlie

First class accommodation and informative hosts made this a most enjoyable stay for us all. Highly recommended and a return is definitely on our agenda. Anita, Liz, Tim and Tony, West Midlands

... our heartfelt thanks for once again making our stay so wonderful ... will see you next year to share your lovely piece of paradise. Lyn and Kevin, Worcs

To say the setting and Granary is beautiful would be a real understatement. It's so tranquil here ... Nova and Mike

The Granary lived up to our expectations, very well equipped, warm and cosy with great views. Congratulations on the water wheel, it is superb. Ann and Paul, Leics

Extracts from the Granary Guest Book 2011

The Granary is super cosy with its underfloor heating. Just love it here; could easily stay forever! Yvonne and Martin, Worcestershire

One of the best self-catering properties we have stayed in made all the better by our hosts. Thank you Pat and Dave. Deb and Ian, Sutton, Surrey

What a wonderful place! Peaceful, beautiful, and a cosy cottage to return to after walking the coastal path. Evan and Linda, Herefordshire

Where has the week gone? We're really not ready to leave the beautiful Granary or Pembrokeshire. We have loved our stay and thought that our accommodation was fantastic. The girls were thrilled with their lofty sleeping quarters and have slept so soundly, as have we all - it's so peaceful! We look forward to returning. Claire, Fi, Tom, Rosie and Poly, Richmond, London

Our second visit to the Granary and just as wonderful the second time around. Thank you Pat and Dave. Stephen and Alison, Liphook, Hants

Lovely location for our Bank Holiday weekend. Pete needs to return in Sept for his surfing course ... we know where we'll be staying! Claire, Pete, Ben & Oliver, Sutton Coalfield

Back again, what more need we say? Bev and Mike, Leicester

Such an interesting and well equipped building. Every wish granted! It's a beautiful and quiet spot from which to explore bits of the amazing Pembrokeshire coastline. Chris and Katherine, Birmingham

Only a weekend this time and not long enough. It is like a home-from-home. Thank you Pat and Dave. Wendy and Eric, Exeter

Thank you for letting us experience this wonderful place for the past week. The accommodation is superb and the surroundings breathtaking. Graham & Janis, Cwmbran, Gwent

Extracts from the Granary Guest Book 2010

We would like to move in - seriously! If you are ever looking for house sitters you know where to call. ....the Granary is a real treat ... a really relaxing home away from home. Thank you Pat and Dave. Lynn and Jonathan, Sheffield

Many thanks for a lovely holiday cottage retreat - by far the best cottage we have stayed in in Pembrokeshire. We love the Granary and your home and grounds are stunning. We all enjoyed exploring your beautiful, natural gardens, especially the children who have had a different adventure every day. Max, Immy, Dylan & Niamh, Nottingham

We were looking for a haven of peace and tranquility to rest from our busy lives for a few days, and that is exactly what we found here at the Granary and as we travelled around the area. All in all this is probably the best UK holiday we have had. Thank you Pat and Dave for your warm welcome and all your help ... and for sharing this treasure of a place with us. Stephen and Alison, Liphook

Everything we have done and everybody here in Roch and surroundings has been memorable and we will definitely be back again. Many thanks to Pat & Dave for letting us share their little piece of paradise. Lynn & Kevin, Malvern

We've had an absolutely wonderful time - glorious weather and terrific places. Our first time in Pembrokeshire and we'd all love to come back again and continue exploring. Liz, Nick, Radford and Talulah, Ealing

We have had another great week here at the Granary . As ever Pat and Dave have made us feel most welcome and an excellent source of local knowledge. Shame we were only here for one week - but we will be back again! Carol, Tom and Hal, Abingdon

Our second visit - a wonderful peaceful week. As for the cottage - we had such a strong sense of welcome and have felt truly at home. It has been a restorative week and we hope to be back again. Jan and Sue, London

Well Pat and Dave, another fantastic week. I know we come every year to visit our friends who live in Roch, but you always make us feel welcome. Rhianna enjoyed your short nature tour round the garden to the extent that she even showed your friends the toad spawn!. See you next year. Chris, Roger and Rhianna, Wickford

We've had a fantastic weekend. The cottage definitely exceeded our expectations and was very comfortable - thank you. Rosalind, Hazel and Joanna

Have had a really good time here at the Granary recharging our batteries. We are seasoned self-caterers and can truly say that the Granary is up there with the best. We now have a dilemma. Do we tell our friends and family about the Granary or keep it to ourselves? Thank you for your hospitality Pat & Dave. Tom and Kay, Cardiff

Another lovely stay in your beautiful cottage. We both feel very rested and relaxed. We particularly like the underfloor heating and the big king-sized bed! Thank you again for your lovely hospitality. Ann and Ken, Ross-on-Wye

This is a lovely spot and the cottage is really warm and comfortable. Beautiful place and the gardens are superb. Hope to come back soon. George and Carol, Thames Ditton

Extracts from the Granary Guest Book 2009

Our first visit to Pembrokeshire couldn't have been better. Despite amazingly sub-zero temperatures the Granary has been cosy and warm with all the facilities we could ask for. Everything about the accommodation and area has surpassed our expectations! Linda and William, Leicestershire

What a fantastic place! The Granary self catering holiday cottage has everything we needed plus a lot more. The attention to detail both in the finish and build qualities and in the provision of everything for a cottage retreat, is marvelous! We'll definitely be visiting again, hopefully soon. Ken & Anne, Ross on Wye

Our hosts could not have been more welcoming or helpful and the cottage, tastefully furnished and thoughtfully equipped, has been a joy to spend time in. Thank you. Gill & Tony, Upminster, Essex

This is the perfect place for recharging your batteries. The cottage is very peaceful. Thanks for everything. Clare & Paul, Summerseat, Lancs

We've had a fantastic week. Roch Mill has been a beautiful place to stay. Pat and Dave made us feel very welcome & provided lots of advice on where to go. There is so much to do in the area. We would like to come back again and look forward to seeing the wheel in action. Duncan, Ellen and Liz, Cardiff

Like all the other guests we too have been totally captivated by the location, the accommodation and even the weather! It's hard to put into words the pleasures of the place and surroundings. The best way is just to stop, listen and experience these with all the senses. Richard and Sue, Kings Stanley, Gloucs

Well, another holiday gone, another great time. We'll be back again at Easter 2010. Chris, Roger and Rhianna, Wickford, Essex

A wonderful week walking along parts of the coastal path and returning to a "home" where we missed nothing and were surprised by so many extras. Thanks a lot Pat and Dave. Annette and Beate, Berlin

This has really lived up to all expectations from the website and friendly correspondence before we came. We have been so glad to get to know a little of this wonderful area and to enjoy such comfortable accommodation in glorious surroundings. ..a lovely home-from-home. I am sure we will be back. Sue and Jan, London

The Granary is as good as our first visit in 2007. Each year we see differences in the garden - keep up the good work! Rain or shine it is a real pleasure to be here. Hope to see you next year around the usual time. Wendy & Eric, Exeter

This is a lovely spot and the Granary self catering holiday cottage is really warm and comfortable. We had snow on New Year's day! Beautiful place and the gardens are superb. George and Carol, Thames Ditton, Surrey

Extracts from Guest Book 2008

Once again another beautifully tranquil week in your wonderful homely cottage. ...see you next year. Mirium and Pete, Hereford

..But best of all has been the Mill gardens and The Granary - such a joy - a beautiful, warm slate floor of many colours, lovely natural wood windows and doors to die for with their stylish hinges and fascinating wooden lock. Heather and David, Reigate

Lovely, comfortable cottage. Beautiful grounds and some brilliant weather. Hope to make a return visit before long. Fiona and Iain, Chepstow

We loved the cottage especially the "ski bunks and Stübe". Helen and Tabetha, Weymouth

We've had a lovely time time here in Pembrokeshire. The cottage is lovely and we've done many enjoyable things and visited many beautiful places. Thank you for your attention to detail which has made staying at Roch Mill such a great experience. Alison and Paul, Horsham

Nice cottage that just grows on you the longer you stay. The fabulous weather just added to the enjoyment. Thank you Pat and Dave for making us so welcome. Jan and Rob, Machynlleth

We were both delighted by the cottage and the beautiful grounds. .......generally we have enjoyed the peace and quiet which Roch Mill and Pembrokeshire are great for. ..... Thanks to Pat and Dave. Ben and Karen, Bolton

A perfect spot for a relaxing holiday. ...We usually have a "busy" holiday but your garden slowed us down and we spent 3 separate days sitting in the sun catching up on reading. Thank you. Mary and Geoff, Bradford

We have stayed in numerous self catering accommodations over the years and this has certainly been amongst the best, in a very peaceful location, wakened by birdsong and the early morning call of the pheasant. Betty and David, Ripon

This has been our second visit here and has been enjoyed as much as the first. The Granary self catering holiday cottage really is a "home from home" and not like "normal" self catering accommodation - everything has been thought of. Roger, Christine and Rhianna, Wickford

Even though we have only been here for a weekend it has been amazing, Coming back for 2 weeks in the summer. Awesome, wicked and AMAZING. Angharad & Josh, Cardiff

A perfect place to get away from the stress of the city. Let us know if your neighbours are selling! Kevin & Julia, London

Waou! Quel endroit magique....the house is perfect. We really feel like at home. Etienne & Jo, Bath

Extracts from Guest Book 2007

Thank you for a great holiday. We enjoyed the cottage very much, so quiet, so peaceful. Wonderful gardens and wildlife. Tony and Kate, Ashford, Kent

We've had a wonderful weekend. Excellent accommodation. Thanks so much for the comfort and hospitality. Sue and Russell, Cardiff

We've had a lovely time. Nice cosy cottage and beautiful surroundings. Excellent location with easy access to St Davids and Haverfordwest. Katy and Tony, Cardiff

We loved the Granary and gardens so much. We felt very at home here and will definitely be back. Gail and Paul, Stourbridge, W Midlands

Had a lovely holiday. Great place to stay, lovely weather and scenery wherever you go. I am sure we'll be back. Thank you. Mark and Murial, Stratford-upon-Avon

This is our first visit and we've really enjoyed this comfortable retreat - lovely gardens. The cliffs all around the coast are spectacular with such interesting geology and history. Jan and Richard, Ringwood, Hants

Our fourth year here, every bit as good as the first. Already looking forward to July 2008! Jayne and Chris, Leicester

Our second visit (following one week in July). Accommodation lovely and cosy. Can't wait to come back in 2008. Jo, Matt and Gareth, Calne, Wilts

Possibly the best little haven in the world! Even though it is the middle of winter, the seclusion and scenery are amazing. Can't wait to come back. Tinaka and Shaun, London

Extracts from Guest Book 2006

We have enjoyed every minute of our stay at your haven...finding it difficult to leave. John & Julie, Flintshire.

This is our 3rd year at Roch Mill, "The Granary self catering holiday cottage". Honestly, each year does get better, if that's at all possible. Looking forward to our 4th year. Jayne & Chris, Leicestershire

Wonderful accommodation and such a warm welcome. We couldn't have asked for more. Alec & Doreen, Cheshire

The Granary and gardens are fabulous - we enjoyed breakfast beside the stream Chris and Eddy, Cornwall

Well, what can we say, the Granary is a wonderful place to stay in, very comfortable and well equipped. We will be back again and would recommend it to anyone. Alan & Yvonne, Surrey

I loved the holiday cottage. It is probably the best one I have ever been to. My dad and I love the garden and we built a bridge (over the river) out of planks of wood and I generally loved it a lot. Jane aged 8 Worcester

There's nothing to add to the praise that fills this book. Hope to come again. Ulrike, Dieter, Tilman & Friederike, Berlin Germany

heron at Roch Mill heron

Granary and Roch Mill from across the main pond

Granary and Roch Mill near Newgale, St Davids and Solva, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales

Gorse on Pembrokeshire coastal path, near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Gorse on Pembrokeshire coastal path

Kestrel over Newgale beach near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Kestrel over Newgale beach, Pembrokeshire

Heron at Roch Mill near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Heron at Roch Mill

Brown Trout in the Brandybrook by Roch Mill near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Brown Trout in the Brandybrook

Brandybrook valley, by Roch Mill near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Brandybrook valley by Roch Mill

Thrift beside Pembrokeshire coast path near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Thrift beside Pembrokeshire coast path

Adder on Pembrokeshire coastal path near Nolton Haven and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Adder on Pembrokeshire coastal path

Campion and bluebells in Prendergast Park, Solva, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Campion and bluebells, Solva, Pembs

Pheasant on birdfeeder outside the Granary, near Newgale beach Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Pheasant on bird-feeder outside the Granary

Berberis at Roch Mill, near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Berberis at Roch Mill

Pentre Ifan, Neolithic burial tomb, near Newport, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Pentre Ifan, Neolithic burial tomb, North Pembrokeshire

Montbreccia (Crocosmia Lucifer) at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Montbreccia at Roch Mill

Solva harbour, near St Davids, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Solva harbour, Pembrokeshire

Geranium and bee outside the Granary at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Geranium and bee outside the Granary at Roch Mill

Mallard ducks on pond at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Mallard ducks on pond at Roch Mill

Irises by pond at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Irises by pond at Roch Mill

Maidenhall cave, Newgale near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Maidenhall cave, Newgale

Goslings in Granary garden at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Goslings in Granary garden

Ponies on the moor at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Ponies on the moor at Roch Mill

Acer over tail race in Granary gardens near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Acer over tail race in Granary gardens

Wave on Newgale beach, near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Wave on Newgale beach

Apple blossom, Roch Mill, near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Apple blossom

Sunset on Newgale Beach, near St Davids and Solva in Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Sunset on Newgale Beach

Brandybrook valley, near St Davids and Roch, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Brandybrook valley, by Roch Mill

Verbena at Roch Mill, near St Davids and Solva, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Verbena

Slow worm on coastal path, Pembs Slow worm on coastal path

Roch Castle, near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Roch Castle, Pembrokeshire

Brandybrook river and bridge at Roch Mill near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Brandybrook river and bridge at Roch Mill

St Davids Cathedral, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales St Davids Cathedral

Celtic cross, Nevern, near Newport, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Celtic cross, Nevern, North Pembrokeshire

St Nons chapel, by coastal path, St Davids peninsular, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales St Nons chapel, by coastal path, St Davids peninsular

Pebbles on Newgale beach, near St Davids and Solva Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South West Wales Pebbles on Newgale beach, Pembrokeshire

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