Bwthyn Ty'n Cae

Porthcawl, South Wales

  • Awaiting Grading
  • Luxury self catering cottage for 4 near Porthcawl. Walking distance to a dog friendly beach & perfect for activity holidays e.g. cycling, surfing & horse riding

You can book this property from:

  • £410 per week
  • £59 per night
  • Awaiting Grading


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels not provided
  • Wet room
  • Shower


  • Family friendly

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Countryside views


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Nearby activities

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


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wet room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am


This dog-friendly self catering cottage is located near Porthcawl, South Wales. A short walk from Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes and Newton's dog-friendly beach, the cottage is positioned in beautiful countryside - a peaceful and tranquil setting for your self-catering Porthcawl holidays. Ideally located for those who are looking for outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, surfing and wind surfing, golf and horse riding.

Ground Floor

This self catering Porthcawl cottage has been refurbished to a very high standard to provide comfortable and tasteful accommodation.

Open plan kitchen / dining area / lounge with high quality tiled flooring. The modern kitchen is fully equipped and includes an electric cooker, microwave and fridge/freezer. The lounge area includes a comfortable 3 seater sofa and two chairs, TV, and patio doors opening up to the  enclosed decking area.

Both the double bedroom and twin room have been tastefully decorated and furnished. *Please note that the twin beds are 2'6" and only suitable for children.

The bathroom offers a modern white suite with quality wall and floor tiling.

A purpose built wet room is situated adjacent to this self catering Porthcawl cottage. It is equipped with a shower, washing machine and tumble dryer. It has ample room to store out-door gear such as bikes, surf boards etc securely. There is a hose pipe hanging on the outside of the wet room where all equipment can be washed down before storage.


Enclosed private patio area where you can enjoy a relaxing drink or alfresco meal during your luxury Porthcawl holidays.

Additional Information

Dog friendly self catering cottage - 1 pet welcome at £5 per night. It is also possible to book any additional dogs in at the award winning kennels, also owned and cared for by the owners. This is located at the other end of the yard approximately 100 yds from the cottage.

Bed linen provided (please bring your own towels)

Gas central heating included

Electricity not included - £1 meter

Free parking

Wifi available

You can walk the dog through the fields next to this dog friendly self catering cottage. These have a public right of way, where dogs have the opportunity to walk, run and exercise. There is also a dog friendly beach within a 10 minute walk

Please be aware that the lane to go to the cottage is narrow and you will need to be vigilant when walking on this lane.


Bwthyn Ty'n Cae offers dog friendly self catering accommodation in Newton, just 2 miles from the centre of Porthcawl. Just a short walk from the huge Warren of Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes and Newton's dog-friendly beach, the cottage is positioned in beautiful countryside - a peaceful and tranquil setting for your self-catering Porthcawl holidays.

It is ideally located for those who are looking for outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, surfing or wind surfing as well as golf and horse riding. Within walking distance you will also find several excellent pubs that offer good, affordable food - the Jolly Sailor (0.5 miles) and the Royal Oak (1.5 miles) are both recommended. If you prefer the more sophisticated al a carte there is a variety of restaurants and hotels situated in the centre of Porthcawl.

There are numerous attractions to visit during your self catering Porthcawl holidays at Bwthyn Ty'n Cae, including Porthcawl's many beaches, the Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl Classic Carriages, Porthcawl Promenade Princess and Trecco Bay Fun Fair. You also have Kenfig National Nature Reserve, Bedford Park, Bryngarw Country Park, Parc Tondy, Nash Point Lighthouse, the Heritage Coast Center and Pleasure Steamers. For castles, you have Candleston Castle, Ogmore Castle and Coity Castle, all nearby.

Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes are situated about one mile outside the village of Merthyr Mawr; they are a huge network of dunes, rolling over towards the Ogmore/Porthcawl coast, and once the largest sand dune system in Europe. Merthyr Mawr sand dunes claim fame to the highest single sand dune in Europe, known locally as the 'big dipper'. The dunes are very popular with kids, runners and local wildlife enthusiasts. Scenes from the famous film Lawrence of Arabia were filmed at the dunes. The Dunes are also great for running and many can be seen training here, including the Welsh rugby players.

In addition to the outdoor activities there are also plenty of indoor options close to your self catering Porthcawl cottage including Bridgend Designer Outlet, Odeon Complex and Ewenny Craft Centre. Being only a short drive away from Cardiff and Swansea there are also plenty of shopping opportunities and large events that can be easily reached.


Newton Beach is a long sandy beach, approximately 3 miles long, stretching from Newton Point in the east to the mouth of the River Ogmore in the west. 0.5 miles

Water Sports

Ocean Quest water sports company based in Porthcawl offering scuba diving, windsurfing & kite surfing, surfing, kayaking & yachting, jet skiing & wake boarding for all levels. 2 miles


Variety of Circular walks as well as Glamorgan heritage Coast footpath.

If you want to 'up' the pace, or looking for somewhere to do some open air training, Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes are also great for running.


Superb sea fishing is available in the Bristol Channel and beach and rock fishing can be found nearby. 0.5 miles

Game fishing – The Ogmore and Eweny rivers hold natural populations of brown trout in addition to a good sewin run. Day tickets from the Ogmore angling association. 4 miles


Grove Golf Coast boasts a superbly laid out 18 hole par 70 course offering some real challenges to golfers of all abilities. 1.2 miles

Royal Porthcawl has been described as one of the finest courses in the world by the former editor of Golf Illustrated. 2 miles


The coastline around Porthcawl is fringed with delightful towns, small villages and miles of foot and cycle paths. Cycle along quiet country lanes accessible directly from the cottage. 0 miles

Pony trekking

Riding a horse on a wide open beach near the lapping fringe of the sea is a dream come true. Ogmore Farm Riding Centre 5 miles