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Ty-Hendre,a traditional Pembrokeshire Stone Cottage,renovated to a high standard



Updated: 02-Dec-2016
Traditional Pembrokeshire Cottage , 2 beds both en-suite , plus a bathroom

This is a tastefully renovated Pembrokeshire cottage set amidst 6 acres of grounds,Own Private Hot-Tub,Set Amidst 6 acres of Grounds with Lake.

a few miles from many beaches and the spectacular Pembrokeshire long distance coastal path, just been rated the third best coast line in the world. Near to St Davids, Fishguard, Stena line ferry to Ireland (day trips available). A Pleasant scenic drive to the busy seaside towns of Tenby and Saundersfoot.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We live in Pembrokeshire and have three boys. I have lived in Pembrokeshire since 1975 when my parents retired to Pembrokeshire.

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Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Just got back from our lovely quiet Christmas week here. Thanks Brian and Joelle for such a warm welcome. The cottage is beautiful and a lovely base to enjoy Pembrokeshire from." Joy Flanagan Xmas 2012

Thoroughly enjoyed our week! Cottage absolutely wonderful and suited our needs-Nerys and Rhiainon-March 2009.

A warm, winter hideaway-we had a beautiful few days of clear, sunny,cold walking weather. John and Larissa from Holland-Xmas 2008.

Jon, Emma and Jack-Bristol, our first holiday exploring west wales. a very enjoyable time had by all, a boat ride around Ramsey island, Kite flying at Whitesands beach. being able to come back to this very comfortable ' home from home' April 2008.
Apr 2008
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21 Reviews

based on 21 holidaymaker reviews


Home from home

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable clean cottage, everything we could want. Brian and joelle were lovely friendly hosts.

The cottage is is well located for many local beaches and walks with plenty of places to eat out within a mile or two.

The property was perfect for a quiet holiday. Relaxing in the fantastic hot tub after a long walk on the beautiful Pembroke coast path was the icing on the cake.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A fantastic base to explore the Welsh coastline and countryside.

  • 5 of 5

The property was as described and was clean and well maintained. The owners gave us a warm welcome and offered their advice and recommendations on the local area if we needed it. We loved the hot tub, the private back garden and a trip on the boat on the lake in the cottage grounds. We would most definitely recommend this property to anyone wanting a quiet holiday with a short drive to more family orientated activities or walks along the picturesque coastline. There were several restaurants offering home cooked food nearby, and many attractions for families not too far away such as Oakwood theme park, clerkenhills farm, heatherton world of adventure, blue lagoon swimming and more beautiful beaches to visit than we had days to do so!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your 5 star review , i will pass on your comments to my wife who cleans the cottage, i hope you will return next year and book two weeks , we offer a discount on two week bookings and for returning clients , all the best Brian & Joelle.
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Des Res in Pembrokeshire

  • 4 of 5

When your own home is kept clean, you don't want to be let down by the standard of the holiday let. You won't be here. It's spotless. It's extremely comfortable. It's 5star home from home. Not a great view but you don't spend your time staring through the window. The surroundings are wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear John Thank you for your review, i have passed on your comments about the cleanliness to my wife and her cleaner , has for the view i have to disagree ,w e love sitting out of the patio taking in the rolling hills of North Pembrokeshire and the cows and sheep grazing on the bright green fields, i appreciate its not a sea view but we don't advertise a sea view , we are however close to many blue star beaches and the renowned Pembrokeshire coast path.
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  • 5 of 5

A wonderful quiet rural spot a short easy drive from Fishguard. The hotpool was a dream, the little lake was gorgeous and a lovely welcome from Brian. Beautifully presented and very clean too! Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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this is a lovely cottage, very clean and tidy, and had all we needed. Very comfortable beds.

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely area, so much to do and see. We particularly enjoyed a boat trip to Skomer Island, and some splendid walks around St David's head.

We had a good meal at the Harp Inn and The Royal Oak, both are not far away. Our menfolk enjoyed a half day's fishing at a nearby reservoir.

Brian and Joelle were very helpful, all in all a very pleasant holiday. We hope to return at some point

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Shirley, thank you for your 5 star review , we enjoyed meeting you, your partner and friends it is one of the pleasures of renting a holiday cottage, we get to meet lots of interesting people from all walks of life. North Pembrokeshire as many nice places to eat and visit, so many so, that you need at least a week but two weeks is better. it would be a pleasure to meet you all again , we always offer a discount to returning guests hope to see you soon all the best Brian & Joelle
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5 * cottage. Immaculately clean, beautifully presented. Great location to explore Pembrokeshire.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this beautiful cottage. The hot tub was an added bonus enjoyed by all. Great location to explore pembrokeshire. The cottage had everything you could ask for. Would not hesitate to recommend this cottage, I'm sure we will return soon for a revisit. Definitely a 5*cottage in our eyes.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your 5 star review , Great reviews make all the hard work we put into keeping the standards high worth while. Yours Brian & Joelle
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From the Owner

We bought this property to live in our selves, but before we started to renovate it the larger property next door came up for sale a few years later. So, we renovated the cottage next door and moved into it in September 1997. We then spent several years improving the grounds, we have over six acres now. then in 2005 we completed the renovation of the smaller cottage carrying out most of the work ourselves. we opened up the down stairs into a lounge and dinning area whilst the kitchen is at the rear which then leads onto the enclosed garden.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Barpub : The Gate inn at 0.5 Miles Nearest Ferry : stenaline at 3 Miles Nearest Golf : Newport , St Davids , Haverfordwest at 7 Miles Nearest Train : Fishguard and Goodwick at 3 Miles Nearest Motorway : M4 at 60 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Fishguard at 3 Miles Nearest Beach : Newgale, White sands, Newport at 7 Miles Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Pembrokeshire as it all, horse riding, surfing, water skiing, snorkeling, diving, sea and fresh water fishing and plenty of outdoor centres offering everything for adults and children, go karting, shopping, exploring mountains and beaches, caves, walking coast paths.

Our tourist information centers are bursting with leaflets.


Approx 4 miles to the famous Pembrokeshire coast.

We have traveled the world and guarantee you will not be disappointed with our coast and beaches.

Pembrokeshire has plenty of blue flag beaches, sandy beaches, rocky coves, sea caves, rock pools, surf beaches and the only coastal national park.

Pembrokeshire was recently voted to have the second best coastline in the world by the National Geographic Society.


Dont want to drive too Pembrokeshire ?

i can meet you off the Fishguard train, we now have several trains a day

and as i own and run the local HERTZ car rental branch i can hire you a car at a very competitive rate, please ask for details,

Cardiff airport 105 miles. End of M4 59 miles.

Fishguard Stena Line port to Ireland 4 miles, take a day trip to Dublin.

Haverfordwest air strip has charter flights to Dublin and other cities, they also have pleasure flights by plane and helicopter.


Fishguard is 4 miles, Haverfordwest 14 miles, St Davids 18 miles, London 279 miles.

But remember our roads are congestion free and you can travel at 56 mph with no problem ie. nearly a mile a minute.

What will take the time is deciding which beach to visit next.

Further Details:

Fishguard as plenty of shops; Tesco Express, Co-op, and we still have plenty of local traders.

Fish, Indian, and other restau

Royal Oak on Fishguard Square is where the French surrendered in 1797 after the last invasion of the British Isles, there is a Superb taperstery in the town hall depicting this, sewn by local ladies. There is so much to see and do, a week is not enough to explore all of Pembrokeshire.

(discounts on two or more weeks given)

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Winter 2016
30 Oct 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Xmas 2016
21 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Early spring
4 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Easter 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Spring 2017
15 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring bank holiday
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Spring
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Early Summer
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
15 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Booking options held for 3 days. After which a 25% non-refundable deposit is required to secure booking. Full payment is required 8 weeks prior to arrival, If only two adults have booked then we only make one double bed up, please confirm at time of booking.
weekend breaks OUT OF SEASON (2 nights) are 60% of week rate, minimum charge £180.
IN SEASON 01/04/14 to 30/09/14 weekend breaks (2 nights) are 80% of the week rate and 3 night break are 90% of the week rate, BUT always open to offers.

Changeover Day:
Changeover dates can be flexible, but in the main holiday season it is depart by 10.30 am on Saturday and arrive 16.00 pm Saturday.
Main holiday season being June till September- but please ask, we want to be as flexible for you as possible.

Notes on prices:
A discount of £50 can be taken for a booking of only one couple Occupying one bedroom
weekend breaks OUT OF SEASON (2 nights) are 60% of the week rate,minimum of £180.
in season 01/04/14 to 30/09/14 weekend breaks (2 nights) are 80% of the week rate and 3 night breaks are 90% of the week rate, but for one couple/one bedroom we are always open to offers.
we are open to offers on a last minute booking i.e two weeks prior to arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

As we live next door i would have to say that the joy of living in Pembrokeshire is that we are on holiday as soon as we finish work ,and we have a mini break every weekend. Pembrokeshire is renowned for its beauty, the 164 miles of the only true marine national park coast path. Blue flag beaches, many of which you can find empty even in the height of the summer. Pembrokeshire is blessed with some of the cleanest air in Britain. The southwest wind blows off some 3000 miles of empty Atlantic ocean! Even in the winter a walk across a wind swept beach like Newgale is a joy and makes your Dinner taste all that much nicer. A stay in our cottage is pleasant what ever the weather!

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub ...


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower)
  • Two en-suites, one per bedroom both have a walk-in shower, loo and sink with a mirror, shaver point and a towel dryer style radiator. Down stairs bathroom complete with a bath and a stylish vanity unit.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 x twin beds, 1 x King bed) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, king size bed, en-suite shower room, bedside tables, lamps, chests of drawers, mirror and a cd player. Bedroom 2, 2 twin beds, en-suite shower room, bedside tables, lamps, chests of drawers, mirror and a cd player.


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: We have created a cosy cottage aimed at small famlies who want that extra special cottage with top quality fixtures and furnishing. The bedrooms are carpeted in cream carpets, all downstairs areas are tiled with rugs. we do not accept dogs, not even small ones that are well behaved. FREE WI-FI. Outside: The front of the property faces the rising sun, patio tables and chairs on the patio courtyard. The rear garden as part decking, part gravel a HOT-TUB and a Milano masonary bar b que, wicker style dinning set, a New Toulouse 4 piece conversation set , also sun-loungers this area receives the setting sun. there is also a large lake with several seating areas and a summer house built out over the lake with hammocks and another bar b que , a path runs around the side of the lake there is plenty of parking in the grounds of the property. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: We provide the bedding, we provide Tea towels,Oven glove,Dishwasher tabs and Washing up liquid. hand and bath towels can be provided but at £5.00 per set/per person please ask at the time of booking if you wish for these to be provided. Other: Rear garden as the Sun from midday till the sun sets, we provide sunloungers , dinning table with four wicker style chairs, also buschbeck masonary Milano BBQ, a Durasport spas G2 HOT-TUB and to complete the garden a New Toulouse 4 piece conversation

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