Northfield Holiday Park
“Restored retro holiday homes offer a bygone holiday experience beside the sea” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
A holiday destination for over 75 years, this self catering holiday park provides 1980s and 1990s retro static caravans and two spacious timbered lodges for hire. The interiors are very well maintained, equipped with lots of homely extras and the generous spacing between units creates optimum privacy. The beautifully tended grounds create colour all year round due to the wide variety of indigenous and cultivated shrubs and hedging, which combine with some stunning coastal views to create an ambience of peace and relaxation.
Facilities – at a glance
- Picnic Area
- Wifi available
- Open all year
- Total Static Pitches: 13
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About the area
The name ‘Ceredigion’ takes a bit of explanation. The town of Cardigan gives its name to the surrounding bay, but the county now uses the Welsh word for Cardiganshire – Ceredigion, pronounced with a ‘dig’. Cardigan Bay itself is a large inlet of the Irish Sea and stretches from Bardsey Island to Strumble Head. With many beaches and a unique marine life, it’s the place to come to spot bottlenose dolphins, porpoises and Atlantic grey seals. The area is a Special Area of Conservation (SAC), designated under European law to protect its species and habitats. The Ceredigion coastal path is also a major attraction.
Much of the surrounding land is fertile farmland, dotted with towns and seaside resorts such as Fishguard, New Quay, Aberaeron, Aberystwyth, Borth, Aberdyfi, Barmouth and Porthmadog. It’s also a section of coast that major rivers flow into, including the Afon Glaslyn, Teifi, Rheidol, Dyfi, Aeron, Dysynni and Mawddach. Historically, the area supported a strong maritime industry. Cardigan was a major hub, once having more than 300 ships registered in its port, seven times as many as Cardiff. Due to being something of a backwater, in many ways this area remains charmingly unspoilt. The nearby heather-clad Preseli Hills are an additional delight.
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