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Manorbier Boat House

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Manorbier, South Pembrokeshire (View Location on a map)
5 Guests
3 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Accepts 2 Dogs
£813 7 Night Breaks From
£23.23 Average Per Person Per Night
Handpicked Highlights

Manorbier Boat House was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Manorbier Boat House too!

  • 10-mins walk from Manorbier beach
  • This 1930s house has a vintage and eclectic style
  • Enclosed garden with lawn, decking and summer house
  • Near Tenby which offers an excellent selection of pubs, cafes and restaurants
  • Manorbier village is quaint, pretty and equipped with a good local shop

Excellent Quality
Rated 4.6/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Coastal Area
  • Dog Friendly
  • Sea Views
  • WiFi
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Private Parking
  • Real Fire
  • Rural Location
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Family Friendly
  • Period Cottage
  • Cot Available
  • Pubs Nearby
  • Short Drive To Beach

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About Manorbier Boat House

Manorbier holiday home sleeps 5 and welcomes pets South Pembrokeshire Wales

  • A short stroll from the sheltered sandy bay, Norman Castle and the 12th century Church of St James this 'delightfully vintage' holiday home is close to the heart of the pretty village of Manorbier - 'the most pleasant spot in Wales'. Pets welcome.
  • Built in the 1930's and retaining many original features throughout, French doors open from the sitting room onto a large decking area. The Boathouse offers an eclectic style of timber floors, rugs and antique furniture. It has a delightfully vintage appeal with a quaint country cottage garden and provides a comfortable sanctuary, in which to relax.
  • With a quiet village location close to Tenby, offering rural charm, and delightful garden room providing a great place to read your favourite novel.
  • The master bedroom and bathroom on the 1st floor also have views over fields to the distant castle and cove.
  • The Castlemead Hotel restaurant is just a 3 minutes walk away below the cottage. (booking advised) 01834 871 358
  • Manorbier's beautiful sandy beach is 10 minutes walk away from this holiday cottage. Please do not expect to launch your boat from here though ! Dogs are welcome all year round
  • Manorbier has a favoured tea room/cafe, gift shop and jovial public house plus a local shop supplying all your holiday needs. The cafe offers a charming place to enjoy a coffee or locally cooked fare.
  • Manorbier is a hidden gem with a real holiday village feel with winding stone walled lanes and a lovely place to stroll.
Layout & Further Information

3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 5. Master bedroom with Kingsize bed on 1st floor, 1 Twin and 1 Single on ground floor.

Bathroom on 1st floor with bath, toilet, washbasin and separate shower cubicle.

Bathroom on ground floor with roll top bath, toilet, washbasin, shower cubicle.

Kitchen luxury fitted kitchen with Smeg cooker (gas hob, electric oven), microwave, dishwasher, Smeg fridge. Hatch to Dining Room.

Utility Room with washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer and Belfast sink.

Dining Room spacious dual aspect with table and chairs seating 6.

Sitting Room spacious double aspect room with log burner, 1 x 3 seater and 1 x 2 seater leather sofas, Smart High Definition TV which provides both internet and satellite stations. Bay window and French doors opening onto large decked veranda with views towards Manorbier Castle.

Grounds enclosed - front lawn and large, sunny decked area on side of house with table and chairs and sun loungers. 4 steps down to lawn dotted with apple trees to dream under.

Summer House with central heating, 2 x 2 seater sofas - a tranquil, sunny retreat.

Additional Information

Short breaks - No

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Friday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes

Fuel - Gas central heating and starter pack of fuel for logburner inclusive May to September. Outside these dates 40 p/w

Dogs - 2. 1 dog free, additional dog 25 p/w

Travel cot - Yes

Highchair - Yes

Bed linen - Included as standard

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4.6/5

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Kimberly Hurry Verified Guest
11th October 2019

Again the me boat house was lovely. Prefect location, amazing views and it had everything we needed.

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Delighted everything was perfect thank you for your review.

Verified Guest
27th July 2019

A delightful cottage in the 1930's style but with every mod con. Peaceful, lovely location, It suited all our needs as our family includes a disabled adult, a toddler and a dog.

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Delighted to hear that you had a great time, enjoying both the house and its location, thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

Sonja Jackson Verified Guest
31st May 2019

Immaculate both inside and outside. Very welcoming accommodation, really well equipped. The veranda and garden were a joy and beautifully maintained as was the whole property.

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Thank you for your lovely review, delighted that you enjoyed your stay.

Alf Jones Verified Guest
21st May 2019

Average

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

From the Owner: We are sorry that your stay at the Boathouse was "average". This is a disappointing comment especially after we have had most of the downstairs professionally redecorated and freshened up. We love the Boathouse and try hard to make it a delightful place to stay for a holiday. The previous guests commented on feefo, "beautifully decorated and well maintained. Well stocked with every detail, lovely china, high standard of equipment from bedding to towels and kitchen appliances. We stayed with adult children and 2 dogs and we all thought it was idyllic". We feel that these comments are more representative of our guests' experiences of the Boathouse.

Verified Guest
4th May 2019

Beautifully decorated and well maintained. Well stocked with every detail, lovely china, high standard of equipment from bedding to towels and kitchen appliances.We stayed with adult children and two dogs and we all thought it was idyllic....

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Thank you for your 5 star review, delighted that you enjoyed your stay.

Guestbook Comments

If you've ever visited a holiday cottage before, you most likely have seen a guestbook in the property for guests to leave a review for others when they arrive. Each of the following comments was lovingly left by people just like you in the guestbook left at Manorbier Boat House.

Sue, Eric, Karen C and Mae and Lottie
18th September 2017

Beautiful house and position, really enjoyed being here in the Boathouse and thank you for the welcome pack. Second time in Manorbier, just so peaceful.

Clarke & Morse Families
5th August 2017

The most perfect holiday for all of us; 3 generations, 14-86 years. We have fallen in love with The Boathouse and Manorbier. We hope to be back one day very soon.

Jill M and Sarah W
4th June 2017

Lovely relaxing holiday, third time here now. We love it and hope to be back next year.

About the Area

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

  • The beautiful sheltered sandy Manorbier Bay is a 10 minute walk away along a footpath to National Park coast, ideal for rock pooling, swimming and surfing (lessons available but watch out for undercurrents).
  • The village has a post office and well-stocked store, hotel, pub, restaurant and a cafe for delicious cream teas.

Tenby seaside resort

  • Tenby 6 miles away has a range of amenities including banks, post office, internet cafe, supermarket, fuel station, chemist, doctor, vet, interesting independent shops, bars, cafes, restaurants and a weekly Wednesday market.
  • Located on the lower ground floor of the Atlantic Hotel on The Esplanade overlooking Tenby's South Beach the Salt Cellar is an award winning coastal restaurant bar and terrace run by a bunch of friends for you and your friends and family to enjoy. Their motto is Great food, Great service, Great Times! Tasty food and friendly service is at the heart of our restaurant.

Caldey Island Lighthouse and Monastery

  • Book your boat trip on the slipway of Tenby Harbour. The island has been home to Cistercian monks for over a thousand years. They produce perfume, shortbread and chocolate all on sale in the island shop. Relax on Priory Bay, one of the beautiful beaches, stroll the lovely countryside and visit part of the Grade II listed Abbey. A day to remember

Presipe, Freshwater East & West and Barafundle beaches

  • Walk the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and discover secluded bays including nearby Presipe (reached via steps & a winding path) - beautiful fine sand, rocks and stacks - the wide sweeping crescent sands of Freshwater East and Barafundle, one of Pembrokeshire's most beautiful beaches.

Tenby & Family Days Out

  • Tenby, an ever popular resort with its lovely beaches, shops, restaurants and pubs, and the fascinating town of Pembroke with its well-preserved medieval Castle are both an easy drive away. Plenty of entertainment for a party of 5.
  • For family days out visit Oakwood, Folly Farm, Heatherton, Manor Wildlife Park and the Dinosaur Park, all within a short drive of this Manorbier holiday home.

St Govans Head near pet friendly Manorbier coastal holiday cottage

  • St Govans Point is the most southerly point on the Pembrokeshire coast. St Govans Head has some of the finest examples of cliff forms in Britain. Do make your way down the long flight of stone steps to St Govan's tiny 6th C Chapel perched precariously at the bottom of the cliffs. Reputedly a hermitage built by a monk after his miraculous escape from pirates.

South Pembrokeshire Beaches

  • There are enough beautiful beaches near Manorbier Boathouse to choose one for each day of the week - Swanlake Bay, Skrinkle Haven, Broad Haven South, Barafundle, Lydstep, Freshwater East & West, Tenby has 3, Saundersfoot and more. Many are dog friendly all year round but in restricted areas on some during the summer months. See our local holiday guide.

Walk from Lydstep to St Govans

  • Keen fit walkers will enjoy this strenuous 14 1/2 mile walk. It is spectacularly scenic and varied passing some of Pembrokeshire's most remarkable beaches.Wonderful views across the bay to Caldey Island .

Shore Fishing on the Cleddau Estuary

  • Try your luck. Wrap up warm and try some winter fishing around the Cleddau estuary - the best time to bag flounder, whiting and cod. Reward yourself with a delicious fish supper.

Saundersfoot Pleasure Boats Private charters available for groups of 5.

  • Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy a seal watching trip leaving from picturesque Saundersfoot Harbour. You will be fascinated by these agile and curious creatures. Do remember your camera and binoculars.

Spacious and characterful holiday home in the pretty coastal village of Manorbier, south Pembrokeshire close to the sandy beach and magnificent castle.

Eat & Drink

See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Manorbier Boat House.

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Springfields Fresh Produce (Manorbier Ltd)
( 0.5 miles away )

Renowned for delicious strawberries, asparagus and a wonderful array of daffodils. 'Pick your own' fruit and vegetables according to season.

Tudor Lodge Restaurant
( 0.7 miles away )

You will find Tudor Lodge in the village of Jameston, a couple of miles inland from Manorbier, between Tenby & Pembroke, with its Norman castle and unspoiled beach. Recently totally refurbished, they offer traditional pub fayre with a modern twist. In winter relax in front of a real fire in one of two bars. In summer why not cool off in the large beer garden? With two separate dining areas this is an ideal venue for all kinds of family celebrations.

Tudor Lodge Academy
( 0.7 miles away )

One day cookery courses are available for adults and kids cookery club.

The Sun Inn
( 2.2 miles away )

A charming slate floored pub with old world charm.

The Parsonage Farm Inn
( 2.3 miles away )

Seafood is a speciality.

The Freshwater Inn at Freshwater East
( 2.7 miles away )

The coastal path runs in both directions from here. The pub serves real ale and good food. Families are welcome. There is a beer garden.

Cross Inn
( 3.3 miles away )

The beer garden is within walking distance of the beach. Meals are served at lunch time and in the evenings. Families are welcome.

The Dial Inn Lamphey
( 3.4 miles away )

The pub dates back to 1830 when it was a Dower House to the court. All food is prepared and home cooked on the premises.

Paskeston Hall Country House Tearooms
( 4.2 miles away )

One of Wales' finest aged manors, Paskeston Hall retains many original features and stands in 22 acres of beautiful parkland in the Pembrokeshire countryside.

A Taste of the County Four Seasons
( 4.5 miles away )

Products sold include fruit, vegetables, cheese and herbs. There is an in house bakery, a smokery and a delicatessen. Four Seasons Florist is also located here.

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