Friendly Team. Fantastic Choice. Fabulous Locations.

The School House

near Little Haven - Pembrokeshire & West Wales

Traditional and comfortable this stone cottage in the hamlet of Walwyn's Castle, just 2 miles from the coast at Little Haven, has the Rosemoor Nature Reserve within walking distance and nearby attractions include Oakwood and Folly Farm.
  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bath/shower room
  • No pets allowed
  • WiFi unavailable
  • Open fire/woodburner
WAV235
£353 - £690 per week *

Description

The School House is a traditional stone cottage, converted from the former school masters house, standing back to back with the Village Hall, previously the school, in the quiet, rural hamlet of Walwyn’s Castle, within two miles of the coast at Little Haven and 5 miles from the facilities of Haverfordwest. Walwyn’s Castle is within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, and with the Rosemoor Nature Reserve on the doorstep. An ideal, central location for touring Pembrokeshire coast and countryside.

Accommodation at the property comprises:

Entrance Hall: with space for storing coats and boots.

Sitting Room: carpeted, with two sofas, TV with built-in Freeview and DVD player, electric flame-effect stove or open fire. Partly open-plan to the adjacent

Dining Kitchen: a good sized room with fitted units, electric oven and ceramic hob with cooker hood, microwave, tall fridge freezer and washer/dryer. Attractive dining table and six chairs, and a large pine dresser to complete the country kitchen feel.

Bathroom: (ground floor) well presented with contemporary white suite including an electric shower over the bath.

On the first floor:

Bedroom One: a good sized room with beamed ceiling, king size bed and pine bedroom suite.

Bedroom Two: similarly presented, with twin beds, with double duvets for additional comfort.

Heating is by night storage heaters with convector boost downstairs, convector heaters upstairs, all with timers and thermostatic controls.

Outside: The School House sits in enclosed, lawned grounds, with picnic bench on the patio area. Parking for one car within the enclosed grounds and the free to use community car park is adjacent to the property.

Family attractions in the area include Folly Farm and Oakwood Theme Park. There is lovely local walking including the Pembrokeshire Coast Path, and day boat trips to Skomer Island to see Puffins and other wildlife, from the Lockley Lodge Visitor Centre, 9 miles away. The picturesque seaside village of Little Haven and the long sandy beach at Broad Haven are each about 3 miles away, and there are other lovely beaches within a short distance. Dale, 7.5 miles away, in an excellent centre for watersports. The little city of St David’s is just 18 miles away, with its magnificent Cathedral and Bishop's Palace. This is a good base for a family holiday offering great variety.

Electricity included

Bed linen and towels provided

Cot and highchair available

At a Glance

  • Saturday changeover
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bath/shower room
  • No pets allowed
  • WiFi unavailable
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Cot available
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Equipped with a freezer
  • Equipped with a tumble dryer
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • Smoking allowed
  • Enclosed garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Nearest shop: 5 miles away
  • Coast: 2 miles away
  • Nearest pub: 2 miles away

Prices

Reviews

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in The School House, a delightful cottage and just what we wanted. We stayed cosy and warm during Hurricane Ophelia and enjoyed everywhere we have visited from this ideal location. We especially liked Little Haven and our delicious evening meals in St Brides Hotel. Everything very comfortable and a good location. We still have much to see and will come again. Particularly enjoyed Solva, St David's and Whitesands Bay. Seal pups at Martin's Haven were a bonus!Mrs H Linington - 21st October 2017
Thanks again Walwyns Castle Community for the beautiful cottage. We have had a wonderful stay and blessed with 7 days of fabulous weather. The summer duvets were very necessary - thank you! Spent most of the week on our favourite beaches, building sandcastles and body boarding, what we call a perfect Pembrokeshire day! Tried new places to eat this year - The Castle in Little Haven (booking necessary), The Milton Brewery do an amazing Sunday lunch and if you're stuck and nowhere is available try The Jolly Sailor, you may have to sit in the back garden but the view is amazing and food really good. We'll be back again.Mrs J Handel - 2nd September 2017
Very peaceful location yet well situated for all areas of Pembrokeshire, beaches etc. Beds and sofas were really comfortable and we had everything we needed.Mrs Victoria Bendall - 30th August 2017
Once again a great holiday in the perfect cottage. We love the area for its beaches and visitor sites, Broad Haven, Newgale, Dale, St David's and more. The cottage was ideal for what we needed. The beds were extremely comfortable but the duvets were a bit too warm for this time of year, but then it has been exceptional weather. Having enjoyed our third visit to The School House we look forward to returning.Mr Tony Wainwright - 22nd July 2017
Thank you for another lovely stay here at The School House despite the awful weather in the middle of our first week. Highlight this year was a trip around Ramsey Island. The wildlife was amazing. Good food as usual in the pubs and sunset on Broad Haven beach was great, we took amazing photos. There is so much to do in this area and we even walked up to Foel Eryr, amazing views. A crab roll at Freshwater West is a must!Anne & Sam Joy - 8th July 2017
Super week as always and despite some blustery weather walks from St Brides and Marloes. Pembroke Castle well worth a visit. Hope to be back soon.Mrs Catherine Cawley - 10th June 2017
Another fantastic stay at The School House. Weather has been really kind to us and have managed to get a lot of walking in. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped. Going home to book our next stay.Mary & Denis - 13th May 2017
Lovely peaceful location, very private and relaxing. Well placed for touring the area.Ms Lynda Johnson - 11th April 2017
We have greatly enjoyed our stay in The School House, which is very comfortable, clean & cosy. Taken advantage of the beautiful weather this week and it has been fun exploring the country far & wide, and closer to 'home' - the Rosemoor Reserve is well worth a visit and right on the doorstep. Thanks to all involved in maintaining the cottage for our enjoyment, a little gem in Walwyns Castle. We hope future guests enjoy themselves as much as we've done.Ms Lynda Johnson - 8th April 2017
Very peaceful cottage and area to get away from it all.Mrs Aspinall - 27th October 2016
Very warm and comfortable. A quiet location with easy access to all local activities and beaches.Mrs Jenkins - 14th August 2016
We'll be back!Mr Trapnell - 16th September 2015
Service was excellent all went smoothly, and I would recommend the cottage that we stayed in.Miss Field - 4th June 2015
Very quiet and peaceful location, with beach and eating located 10 mins drive.Mrs Stemp - 6th May 2015
This property was better than we had expected. Lovely and clean and well furnished. We chose the area as we wanted to go to Skomer Island and see the Puffins. Amazing. Just like being in a David Attenborough film. St David's Cathedral is also another must see. The coastline was breathtaking and the beaches were lovely.Ms Joy - 22nd July 2014

Map

Calendar

August 2018
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
September 2018
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
October 2018
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
November 2018
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
December 2018
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
January 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
February 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
232425262728 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
March 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
April 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
May 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
June 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
July 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
August 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
September 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
October 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
November 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
December 2019
SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected

Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras

We've hand-picked a selection of Holiday Extras from trusted partners to make your holiday extra special. When you make your booking, you'll see all the Extras on offer at your chosen property and be able to add them to your holiday. Booking them in advance gives you more time to relax when you arrive, and remember - many of these offers are exclusive so you won’t find them anywhere else.

Attractions & Experiences

Corris Mine Explorers 10% off Mine Exploration Tours

First excavated in 1836, Braich Goch Slate Mine closed around 40 years ago. Go underground and see first-hand the kind of conditions miners had to work in.

Attractions & Experiences

Cadw 20% Off Cadw Membership

By being a member of Cadw you will get unlimited entrance to over 100 historical sites across Wales.  On top of that Cadw membership also includes:50% off ...

Food & Drink

Little Welsh Hamper Company Luxury Welsh Hampers

Enjoy free delivery on fantastic luxury Welsh hampers during your holiday

Food & Drink

Little Cook Box £10 off your first Little Cook Box Meal kit box – Big Tastes for Little Cooks!

We all know what it’s like, you arrive at your holiday home and then immediately need to go out and do the big shop. We’ve got it covered though, at...

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

This classic case oozes class and is perfect to give you various flavours from across the globe! Enjoy 2 bottles of each wine to encourage sharing or indulgence...

Normal price
£115.87

Price
£95.50

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Luxury Wine Selection

This 12 bottle case is packed full of wines to blow you away with flavours and complexities all round – a case guaranteed to impress all who get the pleas...

Normal price
£175.87

Price
£131.90

Attractions & Experiences

Battlefield Live Pembrokeshire 15% off Battlefield Live Laser Combat

Save 15% on ticket prices at the award-winning Battlefield Live Pembrokeshire – an outdoor laser combat activity using the latest technology.

Food & Drink

Dragonfly Tea 20% off Dragonfly Tea

There’s nothing better than relaxing with a delicious cup of tea on your holiday, so we’re offering you 20% off Dragonfly Tea’s wonderful range.

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Celebratory Wine Selection

A true Prosecco lovers case! No excuse is needed for this beautiful selection (so don’t let others tell you any different!). Start with the wonderful flor...

Normal price
£74.93

Price
£61.75

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

This 6 bottle classic case is perfect for those wanting to try something of everything – carefully selected to incorporate crowd pleasers from across the ...

Normal price
£60.93

Price
£47.95

Pages