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Family/dog friendly cottage in rural Pembrokeshire. Walkers, Cyclists, Relaxing.

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

FREE WIFI. 3 Bedroomed cosy cottage. Dog/s welcome. Beaches, attractions 20mins away.

The cottage provides peace, comfort and relaxation in delightful, rural surroundings. It is located in an extremely quiet, country lane, yet not isolated, within the centre of Pembrokeshire.

Sitting room with French doors opening onto the sunny, south facing patio. Dining area for 6 and modern fully equipped kitchen.Plenty of local tourist information leaflets and maps available, plus games, books and DVDs.

The property is next door to the owners house and has parking for 2 cars.

It is an ideal base for energetic families who want to visit the beaches, castles or theme parks, whilst the keen walkers and dog owners can enjoy the miles of fabulous coastal path as well as numerous walks from its door.

Cyclists can join the Brunel cycleway 1 mile from the cottage or explore the many cycle routes in the area and secure their bikes at the cottage.

For those who want to relax and soak up the sunshine and perfect quietness, or stay warm indoors on cold or rainy days, this cosy, clean cottage will cater for all needs.

The owners are happy to accept more than one dog as long as they are well behaved.

More Details

Property Manager
Barry and Christine Skidmore
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017

About Barry and Christine Skidmore

Barry and Christine moved to Pembrokeshire in 2000 with their 2 children and 2 cats. They found their perfect home, surrounded by beautiful rural countryside, yet near all beaches and areas of Pembrokeshire. They settled at once and decided to transform the cottage next door from a very basic dwelling, into a cottage for their families and friends to stay in when visiting. Everyone was so enthusiastic about it, that they were encouraged to further upgrade it into a superb 4 star holiday cottage, so that tourists can stay and discover this beautiful part of Wales. From the wonderful comments left by the guests in the visitors book, they made the right choice and welcome all holiday makers, their families and dogs.

Barry and Christine Skidmore purchased this cottage in 2000

Guestbook comments from the manager

Very many thanks for a lovely few days - a warm and relaxing place to be! A particular thanks for the Valentine chocs......what a treat! We have enjoyed exploring the woods and playing on the swing....a lot! Thank you from us all x
Feb 2016
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Burton Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom (downstairs) - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bath with electric shower over, wash hand basin and Toilet. Heated towel rail. Airing cupboard.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 plus baby. Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, Freeview TV. Bedroom 2 with single bed, Freeview TV. Bedroom 3 with single bed, Freeview TV. All bedrooms have a sloping ceilings. Bedroom 1 has a Velux window. Bedrooms 2 and 3 west facing views of the countryside.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes on cottage.Extremely well equipped. All bedrooms have sloping ceilings. Rent inclusive of electricity and oil central heating. No extra charge for dog/s. They must be very well behaved and kept on leads within the grounds. Cot, high-chair and stair gate. Free WIFI. There can be working farm machinery, or livestock in fields surrounding cottage at times. The owners roosters will crow in the early hours and during day. There are hens and ducks enclosed in owners garden. Nature reserve and lake (Westfield Pill) 10 minutes walk from cottage. Outside: Patio with garden furniture and BBQ on patio. Small gate to keep patio secure for toddlers and small dogs. Front garden not fenced to one side. Lawn with picnic bench. Rotary washing line. Hose. Parking for 2 cars on front drive. Private steps Cleaning / Towels / Linen Duvets, bed linen and towels provided. (Beach towels not provided). Tourist information leaflets, files and laminated maps of the coastal path in cottag


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Family/dog friendly cottage in rural Pembrokeshire. Walkers, Cyclists, Relaxing.
average rating of 4.857143 based on 16 reviews

The place was lovely and homely, clean and had all amenies.

  • 5 of 5

There was a lovely welcome pack and the owners were friendly and informative about the area. We enjoyed our stay and would happily recommend the place family and friends.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay , so quite and peaceful . would definitely return . owners very welcoming and with bottle of wine ,chocolates and fresh eggs what else can you ask for . would recommend if your visiting the area 5out of 5 ..

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Amazing place to stay, lovely walks and beaches.

  • 5 of 5

Owners made us very welcome, fully equipped cottage, very comfortable. Perfect position for discovering Pembrokeshire. Would love to return in the furture

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Rural Delight

  • 5 of 5

Had a relaxing stay in this clean and well equipped property. Located in a quiet country lane it was ideal for walking our dog before venturing out to the beaches, shops and castles nearby. Owners were friendly and helpful and left a lovely welcome tray of wine and easter eggs in the kitchen for us on arrival.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A beautiful home from home

  • 5 of 5

I cannot recommend this little gem enough, beautiful place, outstanding surroundings, lots of places to walk, which our JRT loved, and the owners are extremely friendly who are just next door if you need them. The welcome tray was very kind gesture by the owners. We will definitely be back, we loved it!!!! 😃😃😃

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautifully presented. A real home from home.

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is superbly appointed and wants for nothing. Situated in a very quiet lane with plenty of walks if you have a dog. Loads of games, DVD's and books if you have Children. Very cosy and immaculate. Exceptional welcome pack from very thoughtful owners.

Great position for exploring all of pembtokeshire.

We had a lovely stay and would thoroughly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Pembroke Dock to Ireland.
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Milford Haven, Johnston, Havefordwest. Pembroke
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Jolly Sailor pub. Beggars Reach Hotel.
Car: necessary


You will be spoilt for choice in beautiful beaches in Pembrokeshire and miles of cliff walks on the coastal paths. Approximately 10 miles drive are the popular towns of Tenby and Saundersfoot both with pretty Harbours and long sandy beaches. In the other direction is Milford Haven, a working Port, with pleasure boats in the marina. Stackpole estate and Bosherton lily ponds are picturesque National Trust locations. Surfing is fabulous at Freshwater West, Newgale and Whitesands to name but a few.

There is a WW2 Pillbox across the lane from the cottage, although access is awkward.


Car drivers essential.

If you fancy a visit to the Emerald Isle (Ireland) the ferry terminal is at Pembroke Dock, which is approximately 4 miles back over the Cleddau Bridge. The trip takes a little over four hours on the Ferry.


Travel Cardiff Airport - 103.8 miles and takes 2 hrs and 20 mins approx.

Pembroke dock Train Station - This is approximately four miles away, Taxis waiting on train arrivals.

M4 Cardiff - 88.5 miles, 1 hr 55 mins.

Further Details:

The property is approximately a mile from the picturesque hamlet of Burton, with The Jolly Sailor pub serving good food.

Although the location is quiet, it is only a couple of miles from the Haven waterway and Neyland Marina, which is a safe location for watersports, sailing and wildlife expeditions. There are castles galore in the area, historic churches to visit and family attractions all within a few miles and to suit all tastes. Oakwood theme park, Heatherton, Clerkenhill, Tenby dinosaur park, Manor House wildlife park, Horse riding on the beaches, Carew Karting, dining out, golf, Gardens and tea shops, pubs with local beers, Pembroke castle, country walks, beach cafes, shopping, Skomer Island trips, Kayaking, Coasteering, Surfing tuition to name but a few,.......

Haverfordwest - 8.6 miles, 21mins, with most of the supermarkets, and many other high street shops, small cinema, castle.

Tenby Approx 30 mins drive.

Carmarthen - 34.6 miles, 55 mins, Shopping Centre and supermarkets, cinema.

Pembroke Dock - 4.4 miles, 12 mins, Tescos, small high street shopping and small Asda. Ferry Terminal for Ireland.


Rates & Availability

Burton Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
June 17
Jun 3 2017 - Jul 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer holidays 2017
Jul 22 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Autumn/Winter 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Nov 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
November special offers
Nov 7 2017 - Dec 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Year 17/18
Dec 24 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
Winter 2018
Jan 7 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Spring 2018
Apr 1 2018 - May 25 2018
3 night minimum stay
May Half Term 2018
May 26 2018 - Jun 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
June/July 2018
Jun 3 2018 - Jul 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
Summer Holidays 2018
Jul 21 2018 - Aug 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
Sept / Oct 2018
Sep 1 2018 - Nov 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
Nov / Dec 2018
Nov 3 2018 - Dec 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
Christmas / New Year 2018/2019
Dec 24 2018 - Jan 5 2019
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $64.99

Well behaved dog/s are welcome

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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