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High quality and luxurious barn conversion close to the sea

Overview

Property

Updated: 28-Jun-2017
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 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.

More Details

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

David Langton
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
28 June, 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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20 Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)

4

Nice retreat

  • 4 of 5

Lovely stay in great barn conversion in peaceful location.

Excellent place to get away from in all!

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely clean property and great gardens

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying in this lovely property and the garden and turret really made it

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, tranquil setting. Beautiful and immaculate property.

  • 5 of 5

This is a really lovely property and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It's in a tiny hamlet, accessed down a very narrow road but we never met anything coming the other way so it was not a problem! West Barn was immaculately clean and well equipped for a family stay. The fabulous large garden was a real bonus and thoroughly enjoyed by our children. Even though it's a bit out of the way, West Barn is a great place from which to explore this part of Pembrokeshire.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, great location

  • 5 of 5

The house was spacious, yet cosy and had everything we needed. The garden was fabulous, we could have stayed there all day. Being able to walk to the beach was great too.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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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
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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
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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

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
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

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • 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

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only

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.