Welcome to the Officers' Mess...
Nestled within the spectacular Pembrokeshire coast with so many beaches to explore.
Soak up the calming atmosphere of days gone by around the cosy wood-burner.
Prepare to be delighted in this welcoming 1940s apartment.
Magical hot tub moments await.
A well-equipped kitchen for some tasty holiday cooking.
Imagine 1940s music playing when you step inside...
A peaceful night's sleep is promised at this idyllic location.
1940s style en suite shower-room.
Cosy moments around the fire pit.
Time to relax...
The outside space is such a lovely place to enjoy the sunshine.
The perfect year-round escape with a warming wood-burner to keep you cosy.
Time for tea and a bit of music!
Why not pack up a picnic and explore the beauty of the surrounding area.
Officers' Mess is a truly unique getaway.
Hop in the hot tub and relax on the sun loungers.
Dreamlike holiday moments await.
Spend blissful afternoons here.
Perfect romantic retreat.
Fluffy white towels and crisp white linen in this charming 1940s bedroom.
Officers' Mess is filled with such calming vibes, ideal for precious time out.
What a spot!
Skrinkle Haven is as pretty as a picture postcard.
Majestic Pembroke Castle is well worth a visit.
The pretty village of Dale is a photographer's dream.
Broad Haven beach is great for some family time.
Barafundle beach is stunning.

Officers' Mess

4760

3.3 miles W of Little Haven / Sleeps 2 + cot* (no children from 1 to 16)

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7 Nights from £524

The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

The Saint Brides Inn (2 ¾ miles)

With parking available opposite, this pub offers a warm welcome and seasonally changing menus. In summer you can take advantage of the pretty garden whilst in winter warm up by the open fire. Dogs are allowed in the garden but not inside the pub.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Good for families.

Accommodated 10 of us including two toddlers and two ‘babes’ in arms. Staff very friendly and helpful. Good food.

Nearest beach

St Brides Haven Beach (¾ mile)

This small shingle and pebble beach is situated in a sheltered inlet and is ideal for families. You'll find rock pools, a small stream and small boats can be launched from the beach. There are toilets here but no other facilities and parking is limited to a few spaces near the church. Dogs are allowed year round.

Nearest walk

Little Haven Short Walk (2 ¾ miles)

This gentle meander of just over two miles takes you from the main car park in the village, along the coast path and then returns through open countryside. Take a look a the website andrewswalks.co.uk for the Little Haven walk.

Nearest town

Marloes (2 ¼ miles)

Situated within the Pembrokshire Coast National Park, this small village has a pub and village stores. The area has stunning seascapes and wildlife a plenty and is perfect for a "get away from it all" holiday.

Also nearby

Lobster and Mor (2 ¾ miles)

A takeaway cafe and shop, selling local produce, high end craft, sandwiches and excellent coffee. They even have an aquarium so you can take home the live catch of the day.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Lobster. Ice cream. Gin.

Great lobster roll.
Great ice cream in a fab cone.
Gin tasting…


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Lobster, Ice cream and Gin.

Great lobster roll.
Great ice cream in a fab cone…
Gin tasting.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Lobster, Ice cream and Gin.

Great lobster roll.
Great ice cream in a fab cone…
Gin tasting.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Lobster, Ice cream and Gin.

Great lobster roll.
Great ice cream in a fab cone…
Gin tasting.

Little Haven Beach (2 ¾ miles)

This small inlet is sandy and ideal for a families. There are lots of rockpools to discover so don't forget your bucket and net. At low tide it's possible to walk round to the wide sandy bay next door called The Settlands and further round still to Broad Haven beach. Do check the tides before you visit. Car parking is available in the village and there are three pubs and a cafe for refreshments.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Pebbles and Sand

Lovely little pebble beach at high tide.
Lovely massive sandy beach at low tide…

Broad Haven North Beach (3 ¼ miles)

To the north of the Dale Peninsula is St Bride's Bay. Broad Haven (north) beach, at the back of the bay is a Blue Flag beach, popular for both water sport enthusiasts and families. It's a large safe, sandy beach with rockpools. There are good pubs, cafes and a well-stocked beach shop. Haven Water Sports offer hire facilities for wet suits, surfboards, body boards and kayaks. Dog restrictions apply from May to September.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Off the Hook.

Great beach for families. A walk away from Little Haven at low tide. Fish and chips from Off the Hook a must, even if that’s the only reason you visit Broad Haven for.

Little Haven (2 ¾ miles)

A popular holiday village with a scattering of houses, pubs and a great cafe. The sandy beach at Little Haven is in a picturesque cove, ideal for families and at low tide you can walk around to The Settlands bay and Broad Haven.

Corner House Cafe (2 ¾ miles)

Open for breakfast and lunch, this perfectly placed cafe is right next to the beach and offers simple, quality snacks and meals alongside great desserts.

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