Skomer Island

Skomer Island PuffinThis National Nature Reserve is a haven for wildlife, with Grey Seals, Puffins, Manx Shearwaters, Guillemots & Razorbills. It is located near Marloes village on the Dale peninsula and is easily accessible from Nolton. There are sailings across the short sound from April to October. The boat across can only be booked on the day, and the office is open early for crossings between 10am and 12pm, returning in the afternoon.

The puffins are the main attraction in the early summer months, and the boat gets booked very early so it pays to stay local and get up early! Manx Shearwaters are only seen at night, and there are 120,000 breeding pairs on Skomer, making it the largest colony in the world!

Bluebells cover the island in late spring, followed by red campion in June.

See Skomer Island, Pembrokeshire, Wales & Wildlife Trust of South & West Wales

Skomer Island Bluebells

See also Skomer Island.

St Davids Cathedral & Bishop's Palace

St Davids CathedralThe Bishops of St Davids principle palace remains are located alongside St Davids Cathedral in the valley below the city. The first monastery was established in the sixth century. 

See Visit Pembrokeshire - St Davids Bishop's Palace


Nolton Stables provides quality holiday accommodation, both self catering and bed & breakfast, along with unique beach horse riding, zorbing and segway racing.

Located in the small village of Nolton we are easily accessible from Haverfordwest, and central to the west coast of Pembrokeshire.

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path is nearby, along with the coastal villages of Broadhaven, Little Haven, Newgale and Solva. Skomer Island is easy to reach from Nolton.

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