Yr Hen Ysgubor

Porthcawl, South Wales

  • Gorgeous converted barn in Porthcawl near beaches and a great local pub.

You can book this property from:

  • £1971 per week
  • £282 per night


Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sky TV
  • Welcome pack

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 3 king/super-king beds
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 3 bathrooms
  • 4 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Wet room
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking


  • Ground floor WC
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wet room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 15.00
  • Check out: 10.00


This gorgeous converted barn in Porthcawl sleeps up to 10. Within walking distance of a local country pub (about 100 metres away) Yr Hen Ysgubor is perfect for families, get-togethers, special occasions and much more. There are wonderful beaches, restaurants, several great golf courses, Merthyr Mawr and Kenfig sand dunes plus plenty of attractions for all ages and tastes. The area is well know for surfing, walking, swimming , cycling , fishing and golf. Cardiff is around half an hour away (by car) , perfect for large concerts and sporting events or a spot of retail therapy.


Ground Floor

Lounge and dining area with stunning oak beams, traditional fireplace and wood burner, deep sofas and table and chairs to sit up to 10. TV with full sky package including sports.

Huge farmhouse style kitchen with central island and stools, 5 ring Rangemaster gas hob, freestanding Whirlpool fridge and freezer with ice dispenser, dishwasher, Belfast sink in island  

Reading room/second lounge off the kitchen with sofas and TV.

Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.



Bedroom 1  - King size bed, vanity station and plenty of wardrobes and storage.

Bedroom 2 - King size bed and single bed.

Master bathroom - With roll top bath, shower unit,  his and hers wash basins and toilet. 

Bedroom 3 - Two single beds and 1 extra pull out bed. En-suite with toilet, basin and shower unit.

Bedroom 4 - King size bed. En-suite with stylish bath, toilet and wash basin.  Bedroom 4 is accessed from stairs via kitchen and not linked to rest of the upstairs bedrooms. 



Front courtyard area (enclosed by large gates) with table, chairs and a parasol. Charcoal BBQ.

Additional Information

  • Bedding and towels provided
  • Good selection of books and games for children.
  • Wifi included.
  • TV - Full Sky package including sports.
  • Heating and electric included.
  • No smoking.
  • High chair, travel cot and stair gate provided. Please bring your own bed linen for the cot.
  • No Pets 
  • Parking outside the cottage for 2 cars, plus more on street parking if required.
  • 1 free basket of wood and plenty more available for purchase, if required.

The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: salt and pepper, kitchen roll, washing up liquid/dishwasher tablets, new dishcloths and scourer; Bathroom: soap and 2 toilet rolls per toilet. General cleaning products: bleach, shower cleaner, anti-bacterial spray.