You’ll find Melin Mabes in the soothing midst of rural Pembrokeshire in Wales, on the site of a 16th Century Welsh watermill covering four acres of land.
Here, three unique havens await exploration, including the extraordinary Spodnic UFO – and it will be easy to imagine you’re charting your course amongst the stars in this luxurious and immaculate pod packed with cutting-edge features.
Inside you’ll find a telescope ideal for moon-gazing in the clear, unpolluted sky. Of course, you can also head up to the perspex roof that masquerades as a cockpit!
This accommodation is presented in collaboration with Host Unusual.
Stay & gaze - this location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.
Weather forecast for Pentlepoir Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 30/11/23 at 04:00.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing. See our dark sky calendar for more details.