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The Trehilyn estate as seen from a drone, Bwthyn, hidden by the tree, and Melin in the foreground with Ffermdy and Beudy in the distance.

Discover Griff Rhys Jones’ Trehilyn

Set in 70 acres of farmland, our Trehilyn properties are only a mile from the dramatic Pembrokeshire coast. The 1830s farm estate derives its name from Heilyn, son of Gwyn the Old, a Welsh hero who appears in the medieval Mabinogion stories. Trehilyn was restored by TV presenter Griff Rhys Jones and family, in consultation […]

Top 10 Properties of 2018

Here are the top 10 properties on Under The Thatch this year. Did you get to stay in any of them? We’d love to hear all about it! 1. Bwthyn Trehilyn Once again Bwthyn Trehilyn had the top spot of our Best Properties list and it’s not hard to see why. This quaint little cottage, […]

UTT & Charity lendwithcare

At Under The Thatch we try to practice what we preach – giving back to the community via restoration of ruins and cottage pricing. We are a small business and we believe in helping others to help themselves. That’s why we think the Lend with Care system is an excellent idea. We were very grateful […]

Why Does UTT do Black Friday?

Black Friday is an American tradition for price reductions the day after ‘Thanksgiving’. It seems to have come out of nowhere as a new event over this side of the Atlantic… as a celebration of consumerism. There’s something inherently vulgar about it. So why do we, a small, independent family-run business join in the scrum, […]

This Year’s Top Ten Properties

Here is the Top Ten List of the most popular UTT properties for 2017   Is your favourite on the list?

Christmas Presents for Book Lovers {Yourself Included}

We do like a “housey” book at Under the Thatch and with Christmas coming, we thought would share a few that would make great gifts. Do you have any favourites you could add to our list? 50 Buildings That Built Wales by Greg Stevenson The Irish Cottage: History, Culture and Design by Marion McGarry Country: […]