High House - Holiday House, Tenby, Pembrokeshire

Walk just 80 yards from the front door in one direction to stunning south beach, voted Sunday Times Beach of the Year 2019; or in the other direction, wander into the picturesque town centre with its medieval walls, iconic harbour, fishing boats, colourfully painted Georgian houses, shops, restaurants and cafes.

High House is a wonderful place to stay for all ages, all year round, and is stocked with a large selection of wet suits and boogie boards to make the most of its proximity to the beach. For indoor entertainment, the skylight attic room with views over the roof tops of Tenby and the sea is perfect for younger guests, with a Smart television, an X-box 360 games console and board games. The house is furnished, equipped and maintained to an extremely high standard. There is a completely private courtyard with garden furniture, a gas barbecue and atmospherically lit old stone walls for enjoying alfresco dining on warm summer’s evenings.

There are numerous activities with some of the most beautiful beaches in the UK nearby, costal walks, surfing, the oldest links golf course in Wales, co-steering, rock climbing, abseiling, mackerel fishing, water sports and wet biking. For the less adventurous, there are the independent shops, cafes and restaurants of Tenby. High House’s generous accommodation provides for all, whether out and about exploring the golden beaches or hunkering down inside when rain stops play!

Check in/ Checkout Times

Check in: 4:00 pm | Check out: 10:00 am

Accommodation Description

Wet room/utility room
With walk-in shower, washing machine and tumble dryer. A good supply of wet suits, boogie boards and beach games.

Ground Floor:
With electric oven, separate four plate electric hob, dishwasher, microwave, two fridges and a freezer.
Dining room
With dining table seating ten guests and gas-effect wood burning stove.

First Floor:
Sitting room
With a Smart television with full internet connectivity and Bose sound box.
With a 5' king-size bed.
With a bath and hand-held spray attachment, wash basin and WC.

Second Floor:
With a 5' king-size bed and en-suite shower room.
En-suite shower room
With a shower, wash basin and WC.
With a 5' king-size bed.

Third Floor:
With twin 3' single beds.
With 3' bunk beds and a television.
With a bath and hand-held spray attachment, twin wash basins and WC.

Fourth Floor:
Skylight attic room
With bean bags, futon sofas, a Smart television with full internet connectivity and X-box 360 and board games.

Courtyard with a gas barbecue and atmospherically lit old stone walls.
Two reserved car parking spaces at Sainsbury's nearby.

Additional Information:
Up to two well-behaved dogs welcome. Dogs to be kept to the ground floor only please. (Please note only one of the nearby beaches allows access to dogs between May - September).
Travel cot, high chair and stairgate available upon request.
Supply of wet suits and boogie boards.
Stone walled courtyard with up-lighting and gas barbecue.

  • Beach Nearby
  • By the Sea
  • Child Friendly
  • Cycling Friendly
  • Dishwasher
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Games Room / Play Facilities
  • High Chair Available
  • Internet
  • Luxury
  • Near a Shop
  • Near Coast
  • Near Golf Course
  • Near Walks
  • Pets
  • Pub Nearby
  • Sea View
  • Short Breaks Allowed
  • Travel Cot
  • Washing Machine

About the area

Attractions and nearby amenities

Explore the wonderful sandy beaches of the Pembrokeshire coast On your doorstep the beautiful seaside town of Tenby where watersports, wet bike seal safaris, mackerel fishing, rock climbing and abseiling are all on offer. Surfing, co-steering, tank driving! and quad biking nearby. Take a boat trip to the beautiful island of Caldey.

Visit the Links golf at the birthplace of Welsh golf within walking distance. Walk on the dramatic limestone coastline at Stackpole over the Barrafundle Bay, one of the most beautiful beaches in the UK. Visit Manobier, Pembroke and Carew Castles Oakwood Theme Park is a 10-minute drive away as is Blue Lagoon Water Park which is open all year.

Surrounding Villages and Towns throughout Pembrokeshire: St Davids, the smallest city in Britain. Newport on the river Nyfer is a picturesque small market town with a rich history. Tenby, a wonderful, walled seaside town, with cobbled lanes and its iconic harbour and stunning beaches. Narberth, situated in the heart of Pembrokeshire, has become a shopping haven for all things Pembrokeshire including sculpture, art and pottery.

Places to visit in Pembrokeshire include: Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo with its vintage fun fair. Oakwood Theme Park for thrills and screams. Pembrokeshire Falconry where you’ll have the opportunity to fly birds of prey yourself. Oriel y Parc Art Gallery has one of the finest landscape galleries. Milford Haven heritage and maritime museum covers everything from whaling to modern day petroleum. Narberth Museum is filled with amazing exhibits and Tenby Museum tells the story of a fishing and trading port that became a fashionable resort. The Last Invasion Tapestry in Fishguard is an amazing embroidered 30 metre long tapestry which tells the story of the 1797 last invasion on mainland Britain.

Beautiful beaches stretch the Pembrokeshire coastline including: Freshwater West beach, a surfers paradise and featured in Ridley Scott’s Robin Hood along with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Barafundle Bay, an absolutely stunning, small bay backed by dunes and pine trees, accessible only by a half mile walk from the nearest car park. Cwm y Eglwys is a sandy cove with a stream, perfect for rock pooling, the village also has a boat club. There are a wealth of activities in Pembrokeshire including: Golf: Pembrokeshire is home to no less than eight golf courses, including a links course in Tenby (a championship venue); St Davids City Golf Club overlooking Whitesands beach; Newport Links, an 18 hole course overlooking Newport Bay.