Tag: Shelduck

Dylan Thomas Boathouse Tea Room, Laugharne

Estuary views from the terrace     About the place: The tearoom is in the old family dining room in the former home of the famous Welsh poet Dylan Thomas. Ratings: Disagree with our ratings? Tell us why. (Before clicking …

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Waddengenot aan Zee, Lauwersoog, Netherlands

Panoramic views over the sea     About the place: At Waddengenot aan Zee  there is a panoramic view over the sea and the Lauwersmeer lake.  The area is particularly good for wintering birds. The terraces are located less than …

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Islander’s Rest, Sherkin Island, Cork

A stunning view of Baltimore Harbour     About the place: The Islander’s Rest is a hotel, restaurant and pub, situated on a hill above an old castle on tranquil Sherkin Island.  Sherkin is only a ten-minute ferry ride from Baltimore, but is …

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The Rising Tide Brasserie, Cork

Beside the tidal estuary of the River Lee     About the place: The award-winning Rising Tide Brasserie is in the village of Glounthaune, beside the tidal estuary of the River Lee, just 10 minutes east of Cork. Ratings: Disagree …

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Deasy’s Restaurant, Ring, Clonakilty

Great seafood with views of Clonakilty Bay     About the place: Deasy’s Harbour Bar and Seafood Restaurant is near the pier in the village of Ring, near Clonakilty. It is well-known for its high-quality, innovative seafood dishes.  Clonakilty Bay …

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Ferry Inn, Salcombe

Great views across the estuary     About the place: The Ferry Inn is located on the waterfront, right by the jetty for the Portlemouth and Kingsbridge ferries.  The lower level bar opens on to a sheltered waterside terrace with excellent …

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Waterside Coffee Shop, Conwy

On the banks of the Conwy estuary    (Thanks to Bill Pearson for Photos 1 and 2)   About the place: The Waterside Coffee Shop at the RSPB’s Conwy reserve has huge picture windows looking across the lagoon and across to …

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Pandora Inn, Restronguet

On the edge of a wooded creek in the beautiful Falmouth estuary   About the place: This spectacular setting on the edge of Restronguet Creek is timeless. Parts of the Inn date back to the 13th Century and, with its …

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White Horse, Brancaster

On the marshland coastline of North Norfolk     About the place: Gloriously situated on the marshland coastline of North Norfolk at Brancaster Staithe, a designated area of outstanding natural beauty, with its big blue skies, spectacular sunsets and lots …

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Waterside Terrace, Slebech Park

Deep in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, South Wales      About the place: Slebech Park is set at the centre of a 600 acre privately owned estate with a commanding position over the upper reaches of the Daucleddau Estuary, …

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