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A beautifully fitted contemporary holiday home walking distance from Angle Beach

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Holiday Home in Angle, Nr. Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales - Situated next to the sea in a secluded location with amazing walks right outside the front door.

Sitting in 50 acres of protected coast-land, Ty Haf is one of two contemporary holiday homes that have been lovingly converted from a 1950s military building. Perfect for walkers as there is direct access onto the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path. Driving distance from the many attractions that Pembrokeshire has to offer, from world renowned beaches to historic castles, adventure sports and family days out. A short walk down the coastal path takes you to the safe and family friendly Angle beach.

Well-equipped accommodation with free wi-fi, an on-site laundry room and a shared games room with full size pool table, dart board, table football and a selection of books and children’s toys.

We welcome dogs and make no extra charges for bringing your pet.

More Details

Owner
Jennie Robson
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2018

About Jennie Robson

We are Jennie and Simon, we live on site with our two children and Dylan the border collie.

We are on-site owners. Our home is 100 meters from Ty Haf, however due to the slope of the land only our roof is visible from the holiday properties. We like to think that we are on hand if you need us but otherwise the land is large enough that we would rarely bump into you.

We are passionate about Pembrokeshire, especially our little corner of it. We think that it's a great place to visit and we want to share it with you.

Jennie Robson purchased this house in 2009

Why Jennie Robson chose Angle

We moved to Pembrokeshire in 2009 because we fell in love with the land and the history behind it. Jennie had always wanted to live by the sea and the opportunity to buy 50 acres of coastline was too good to miss.

We have spent the last 5 years converting the old military buildings on the site into a home for our family and what will eventually be 3 holiday homes.

What makes this house unique

This is a unique property. It has been converted from a LORAN station which was a radio navigation system used to track ships and aircraft. This station was in use until 1977.

The whole site was taken over by the Ministry of Defense in 1901 and played a key role in the military defense of the Milford Haven waterway.

As well as being littered with military history the site is also unique as it has not been farmed, this has left a very diverse ecosystem that is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest. We have protected and rare species of orchids, fungi and birds.

In order to stop the land being overrun by gorse we use horses to graze the site, these horses are free on the land and are definitely our favourite way to keep the grass cut!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Wow! What a week. Really unique and wonderful place to stay. No matter what the weather the house is always warm and comfortable. We loved it. Kay & Colin March 2015



Our girls have had their best ever holiday here – we’ve already booked for next year. Jodie & Alex October 2014.



We have been charmed by both the amazing location of Ty Haf and the breath-taking coastline all around it. Richard & Emma October 2014



This truly is a dog friendly holiday destination, where you can relax and unwind. Bickerton Family July 2014
Oct 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Angle around the Angle

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    En-suite Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • We have two spacious bathrooms. Both are fully tiled with modern fittings and extra-large separate showers. The second bathroom also has a large deep bath, ideal to wash away the sand after a day at the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 plus Cot in 2 spacious bedrooms Notes on bedrooms: Ty Haf has two large bedrooms with quality beds. Bedroom one contains a king size bed and plenty of space for a travel cot. The second bedroom can be arranged with either two single beds or a super king size bed. Both bedrooms have a flat-screen TV.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The house is tiled throughout and heated with underfloor heating. All gas and electricity are included in the holiday price. There is no smoking allowed in the property. A travel cot and high chair are available and need to be requested in advance. Dogs are welcome but please do not allow them onto the furniture. Outside: Ty Haf is located in a secure fenced gated area of approximately 1 acre. Ty Haf is one of two adjoining buildings. We plan to open a second holiday home in the adjoining building in Easter 2016. Outside of the fence there is a further 48 acres of protected grassland that leads to rugged sandstone cliffs on three sides. Guests have access to all of this land. We can provide secure storage for surfboards and bicycles and there is room for a boat on a trailer. Utility Room: We provide shared laundry facilities in an adjoining building. Both washing machine and tumble dryer are provided along with an iron and clothes airer. We also leave you some washing liquid and fabric conditioner so you don't have to bring any with you. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Our rental price includes towels and the beds will be freshly made up for your arrival. If you stay for longer than 7 days we will provide you with a change of linen and towels. Other: The dining table seats 4 people comfortably and a high chair can be supplied on request. We also provide you with a picnic rug and deckchairs in case you want to head outside to find the best sea view.

Reviews

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A beautifully fitted contemporary holiday home walking distance from Angle Beach
average rating of 4.882353 based on 52 reviews
5

Beautifully appointed, comfortable, warm welcome, blissfully peaceful, very dog friendly

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect retreat for anyone looking for an off the beaten track holiday with lovely walking. We loved it as tI'd the dogs. Simon and Jennie made us feel very welcome and every need has been anticipated. Will definitely return!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for such a lovely review. We are really pleased that you had a great holiday and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best Wishes Jennie and Simon
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5

A well-equipped haven of tranquility in beautiful West Wales.

  • 5 of 5

A real chance to escape in style. The whole family is already making plans to return. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. We are so glad you had an enjoyable holiday and we hope to welcome all of the family back in the future. Kind Regards Jennie and Simon
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5

Extreme comfort. Acres of fresh air

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautifully fitted. It is clean, comfortable and warm. A joy to have a super king bed option. All the properties are well fenced and dog friendly. A wonderful "away from it all" holiday in the South of the best county in Wales, Pembrokeshire. If you love country and sea, then you and your dog/s will love this. Helpful hosts and very welcome treats on arrival.

  • Review Submitted: 02-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gill, thank you for your great review. Pembrokeshire really is the best county in Wales and it was wonderful to host you both in our magical little part of it. Kind Regards Jennie and Simon
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5

A stunning property in a beautiful and peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from our stay in this fabulous property. It is in a very peaceful area and is surrounded by stunning scenery. The property has been thoughtfully renovated and has everything you require and more. The rooms are large and very comfortable - plenty of room for us and our dog. We had a fabulous week exploring Pembrokeshire - the coast and beaches are spectacular. I highly recommend this holiday home and will be returning with my extended family. Jennie and her family were very welcoming and made our holiday very special. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a great review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your holiday and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best Wishes Jennie and Simon (and Dylan)
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

The owners were great to deal with. The property was spotless and very well kitted out. Everything you needed in the kitchen. Brilliant walking and scenery. Very dog friendly beaches pubs etc. A must for a relaxing holiday. A big thank you Jennie and Simon for everything especially the tea coffee milk welsh cakes chocolates and wine on arrival much appreciated.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday at Ty Haf and we would love to welcome you back for a future holiday. Kind Regards Jennie and Simon
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5

Extraordinary residence !

  • 5 of 5

We would recommand this place highly! Especially for people who look for a quiet and a close-to-nature-like environment. The proprietors, Jennie and Simon are the nicest pair you can meet and are very supporting. They realy want to give you the opportunity to enjoy your time out there. There's nothing negative we can think of and the only bad feeling you get Is when you leave the place. Again, lots of love Jennie and Simon.... and Dylan!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for such a lovely review. We are really pleased that you had a great holiday and that you would recommend us. We hope to get the chance to welcome you back in the future. Best Wishes Jennie and Simon (and Dylan)
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Location

Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Angle Beach
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

There are over 50 beaches in Pembrokeshire, and we have the most green flag and seaside awards than any other county in Britain. There are beaches for every activity.

Our nearest beach is Angle beach a 10-15 minute walk down the coastal path. It is very safe and child friendly and even on the busiest day does not become crowded like some bigger beaches. There is a café and toilets and when the tide is out there are lots of rock pools to explore. It is also dog friendly.

Travel:

We are located in a very rural area therefore a car is highly recommended.

The nearest bus stop is in Angle Village 1.5 miles away. Angle village is on the Coastal Cruiser bus service. This is a lovely way to explore some of the local area and beaches. The bus stops in the village and at the beach car park.

The nearest train station is in Pembroke 10 miles away.

There is a ferry port in Pembroke Dock 12 miles away.

The nearest international airport is in Cardiff 108 miles away.

Distances:

We are located 1.5 miles from Angle Village. Angle is a small village with 2 pubs, a shop, a church and a mobile post office. Both pubs serve food and are within walking distance (20-30min) and we can lend you a torch if you are walking back at night.

Our nearest town is Pembroke 10 Miles away, this is where you will find the nearest supermarket, doctors surgery, pharmacy and petrol station. It is also home to a magnificent castle.

The seaside resort of Tenby is 20miles away.

Further Details:

Pembrokeshire is a popular holiday destination and has plenty of places to visit, from historic castles and beautiful beaches to roller-coasters and dinosaurs!

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path runs for 186 miles and covers some of the most spectacular coastline in the world. The coastal path has been voted the best in the UK and the second best coastal trail in the entire World and if you look at some of the views (try our pinterest page!) it’s easy to see why. Our guests at Ty Haf have direct access to the coastal path and therefore no excuse not to get walking!

Pembrokeshire is a great environment for activities and adventure sports and as we have more blue flag beaches than anywhere else in the UK there are lots of opportunities to try water based sports. There are plenty of local companies where you can try your hand at a day of coasteering, surfing or sea kayaking or maybe take a boat trip out to one of the islands off the coast. A sea safari will take you to the RSPB nature reserves of Skokholm, Skomer and Gassholm to see the seals and the thousands of nesting sea birds.

If you want to stay closer to home our land is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). The area is covered with a diverse grassland ecosystem and supports numerous species of birds including, cormorants, choughs and stonechats. Mammals present on the site include foxes, bats, rabbits and badgers and the site is grazed by Gypsy cob horses.

This headland has long had a key military defence role because of its location at the mouth of the Milford Haven Waterway. Dotted around our land you will find the remains of an artillery blockhouse built in the 1530’s along with gun emplacements and searchlight bunkers. The building you will be staying in was constructed as a LORAN (LOng Range Aid to Navigation) station. This was a radio navigation building constructed in 1959. It stopped transmitting in 1977.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 30% of the total rental cost is required to secure your booking.
The remainder of the balance is due 8 weeks before the start of the rental period.

If there is less than 8 weeks to go then the balance must be paid in full.

Changeover Day:
Weekly bookings run from Saturday to Saturday but we may be able to offer short breaks in off-peak times.
You may check in any time after 3pm on your day of arrival. Check out is any time before 10am.

Notes on prices:
Short breaks are available outside of peak season. Please contact us for prices.

Our preferred method of payment is by electronic bank transfer. Cheques will be accepted if there is time for them to clear before the rental period is due to start. Paypal is also accepted but charges apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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