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High quality and luxurious barn conversion close to the sea

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Overview

Property

Updated: 22-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Barn near Freshwater East bay, Pembrokeshire, Wales - set in the peaceful hamlet of Lake, just 10 minutes walk to Freshwater East beach

A short drive from historic Pembroke and Tenby, West Barn is a luxury and spacious yet comfortable split-level barn conversion, nestling among the rolling hills of the Pembrokeshire National Park just a short walk from the coastal path, dramatic cliffs and sandy beaches of Freshwater East. You will be greeted by a large, stylish fully-equipped kitchen with integrated appliances, heated slate floor and high beamed ceiling. A farmhouse table is perfect for family meals. The lounge is drenched in natural light from large French doors and traditional windows as well as two velux windows. With comfortable sofas, antique furniture and warm oak floors, you can relax with a selection of books and DVDs, watch the large screen TV, or just gaze out at the garden watching farm animals grazing in the fields beyond.

Please note that a well-behaved dog is welcome, subject to conditions listed in the contract. Failure to declare pets or comply with the conditions may result in forfeiture of your damages deposit. For further details, please contact the owner before you book.

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Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

David Langton
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 March, 2017

About David Langton

We love to stay at West Barn as often as we can and have taken pride in presenting this wonderful cottage to a high specification.

We enjoy reading our visitors' comments and look forward to welcoming you. We are sure you will have a great time.

David Langton

David Langton purchased this barn in 2013

Why David Langton chose Pembroke, Tenby, Saundersfoot & The South Coast

We fell in love with this property as soon as we saw it and knew it was a perfect holiday getaway. We loved the secluded grounds and location so close to the beach, with Tenby and Pembroke a short drive away.

What makes this barn unique

Lake hamlet is a great community and our neighbours will be pleased to welcome you. You will be free to roam the farmland in which West Barn sits, which leads all the way to the beach.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Large and Luxurious - What a great escape!!!



Probably the best holiday location for the action ready and the tired and weary



There is no better place to spend a holiday in Pembrokeshire!



The Brilliant Barns
Dec 2013
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Large and Luxurious - What a great escape!!!



Probably the best holiday location for the action ready and the tired and weary



There is no better place to spend a holiday in Pembrokeshire!



The Brilliant Barns
Dec 2013
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16 Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

5

Lovely, we'll kept barn in a get away from it all location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The barn was cosy and equipped with everything! The garden was excellent for children. We loved the location especially the walk to Fresh Water East and the Fresh Water East Inn.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A great stay

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a winter break staying in the barn. Even though we were a party of 4 adults, 2 children and 2 dogs we all had lots of room. The neighbours were very friendly and helpful when we arrived and the barn was very warm and had all the things we needed. The garden was a big hit with the children. A great location for visiting the stunning area. We would highly recommend this cottage and we hope to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cosy rural retreat

  • 5 of 5

This place was brilliant. Plenty to do for adults and children even when it was wet and windy!

The Barn was comfy, cosy and had lots of character.

Will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

High quality family accommodation with fantastic outside space near Pembrokeshire coast

  • 5 of 5

We were 3 generations of a family looking for a 3 night break over New Year. Grandmother, son and daughter plus 2 children 6 and 7 who needed space both inside and out and the accommodation did not let us down. The garden was huge with so many play areas / activities including trampoline, 2 tree swings and a pirate ship!

The accommodation was of high quality with lots of space including the well stocked, stylish farmhouse kitchen and very comfortable lounge area with enough space for all.

The bedrooms 2 x double and 1 x twin were great, spacious with TV in each room. Bathroom was very spacious with a large bath and shower plus separate toilet.

The neighbours who arranged access to the property were truly welcoming and even took our 2 children for a horse ride, which made their holiday - Thank you Alison and Andy fixed a small heating problem.

The surrounding area offers so much to do especially the outdoors, Fresh East Beach is on your doorstep (reasonable walk or very short drive), Barafundle Bay around the corner, alongside Bosherton and Broadhaven. Of course you have Lydstep and Tenby in the other direction with Pembroke offering you shops and Tudor Castle.

All in all, great accommodation in a quiet rural setting close to a broad range of things to do!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cottage.... Plenty of room and very friendly neighbours.... Would definitely revisit.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Simply gorgeous

  • 5 of 5

The barn is really a wonderful place to stay in. Tastefully furnished with all modern amenities and very spacious.

We had a great time there and it is a perfect touring base for South Wales. David was particularly quick at answering our emails and satisfied all our requests. The welcome wine was a special touch. The place is highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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Location

From the Owner

We fell in love with this property as soon as we saw it and knew it was a perfect holiday getaway. We loved the secluded grounds and location so close to the beach, with Tenby and Pembroke a short drive away.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Cardiff at 30 Miles Nearest Barpub : Various at 0.5 Miles Nearest Ferry : Pembroke Dock or Fishguard, for Ireland at 5 Miles Nearest Golf : Penally at 10 Miles Nearest Train : Lamphey at 0.5 Miles Nearest Motorway : M4 at 20 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Various at 0.5 Miles Nearest Beach : Freshwater East at 0.25 Miles Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

This part of Pembrokeshire is justly famous for its stunning coastline and path with cliffs and huge sandy beaches, many of which are quiet even in high Summer. This property is just 10 minutes walk To Freshwater East Beach or three minutes drive.

All other beaches in Pembrokeshire are well within reach and include Abereiddy, Amroth, Barafundle Bay, Broad Haven, Broad Haven South, Freshwater West, Manorbier, Marloes, Newgale, Poppit Sands, Saundersfoot, Tenby and Whitesands Bay.

For children there is an abundance of attractions including Folly Farm (vintage fair, wildlife park and other attractions), Manor Park (wildlife park), Oakwood (theme park), Dinosaur Land and Heatherton Park (adventure park) - all about 10 miles away.

For all visitors the picturesque walled fishing town of Tenby is a must, together with the more sedate Saundersfoot. From Tenby a boat trip to Caldey Island is unforgettable. Both Tenby and Saundersfoot are just 20 minutes drive away.

Castles abound and include Pembroke, Manorbier and Carew.

Other attractions:

Bosherston (lily ponds leading to Broadhaven Beach) - 5 miles

Stackpole Quay (National Trust Centre and cafe in secluded cove on the coastal path) - 3 miles

Barafundle Bay - 3 miles

Travel: Car is desirable.

Nearest train station (Lamphey): half mile away with services to Pembroke, Tenby, Swansea and beyond.

Fishguard and Pembroke Dock short drive for ferries to Ireland

Nearest Airport - Cardiff 1.5 hrs drive

Further Details:

West Barn sits right in the heart of the Pembrokeshire National Park which is Britain's only truly coastal National Park, covering 240 sq miles of spectacular landscape around Wales' south-western shore. It's a paradise for the wildlife enthusiast, internationally important for its rare habitats and species and offshore lie Pembrokeshire's unique islands, each with their own special character.

In 2011 National Geographic magazine voted Pembrokeshire the second best coastal destination in the world.

Nearest Post office, Petrol Station and Cashpoint: Lamphey

Several restaurants in Lamphey, Pembroke and Tenby

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Spring Term
25 Feb 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£190
for 2 nights
From
£95
From
£100
Fri,Sat
£545
 
 
Easter Holidays
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£540
for 4 nights
From
£135
From
£155
Fri,Sat
£905
 
 
Early Summer Term
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£655
 
 
Half Term Summer
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,075
for 7 nights
£1,075
 
 
Late Summer Term 1
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£145
Fri,Sat
£855
 
 
Late Summer Term 2
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
 
High Summer Holidays
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,230
for 7 nights
£1,230
 
 
Last Summer School Week
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
 
Early Autumn Term 1
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£145
Fri,Sat
£855
 
 
Early Autumn Term 2
16 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£765
 
 
Early Autumn Term 3
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£190
for 2 nights
From
£95
From
£105
Fri,Sat
£600
 
 
Half Term Autumn
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£655
for 7 nights
£655
 
 
Late Autumn Term
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£100
Fri,Sat
£545
 
 
Christmas and New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
£1,095
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £150
Pet Fee £20

Booking Notes:
Preferred payment on-line banking, cheque or cash.

Guests will receive a 50% refund of the total cost (minus the booking fee) if they cancel at least four weeks before the start of the holiday.

Deposit (30%) within 5 days of booking. Balance at least 28 days prior to holiday.

£150 damage deposit (+ £10 for a dog)

Changeover Day:
Saturday

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Lake hamlet is a great community and our neighbours will be pleased to welcome you. You will be free to roam the farmland in which West Barn sits, which leads all the way to the beach.

Property Type

  • barn

Theme

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

General

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

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

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

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Family Bathroom with designer bath, wet room with power shower, slate flooring with underfloor heating. Ground floor toilet.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - Large ground floor double bed with built-in wardrobes and TV Bedroom 2 - Spacious twin 4 poster single beds with built-in wardrobes Bedroom 3 - King size bed with additional single bed, wardrobe and TV All rooms have oak flooring

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 4 bicycles

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: This property is a non smoking property. Outside: West Barn sits in extensive grounds, with a large garden which includes a BBQ, patio furniture and kids' activities (provided by neighbours and subject to availability): zip wires, slides, swings and more. For the less energetic, there is a tower with a seating area and views across the nearby hills. The grounds lead over a couple of fields to the sea and the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path. Utility Room: Washing machine Ironing Board Iron Hair dryer Travel Cot High chair Clothes airer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen provided No towels supplied Other: West barn has a truly unique tower in the rear garden where you can sit and look out over Lake hamlet. Ideal for those summer evenings, to chill over a cool drink whilst watching the children.

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