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Haven Pods

Brunel Quay, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Eco-friendly, floating cabins for 2+2 within Neyland Yacht Haven marina, surrounded by woodland of the Coastal National Park.

Haven Pods are eco-friendly, floating pods for 2+2 within the Neyland Yacht Haven Marina in Pembrokeshire. They were built using ethically sourced balau and cedar wood and offers stunning views across the water.


The pods are located in Neyland Yacht Haven marina which is near Pembroke Dock. The pods are therefore surrounded by yachts and the tree-lined creek offers a peaceful surrounding. They are located within the UK's only coastal National Park, therefore the area offers beautiful scenery and an abundance of wildlife, as well as plenty of outdoor activities including cycling, fishing and bird watching.

The Pods

There are two Haven Pods. 1) The Haven Pod and, 2) The Haven Pod+.

Both cabins consist of a comfortable double bed, pull out sofa bed for 2 small children, a kitchenette and foldaway dining table and chairs. Both pods also have an outside decked area with seating and excellent views. The Pod+ is slightly larger than the Pod and is, therefore, better suited if travelling with children.

The Pods have heating but they are extremely well-insulated and double glazed, so the heating is rarely required!

The pods have full electric including USB charging, free Wi-Fi and a TV.


Modern and clean bathroom facilities are available in the main building which is just up the main pontoon access ramp (about 30 steps away). These include lovely showers (check out the reviews on Airbnb as guests do not mind the 30 step walk to enjoy our modern washrooms).

Free on-site parking. Bike hire is on-site with the Brunel Trail passing your front door! Launderette also on-site. No pets, including no dogs (sorry!).

Eating & Drinking

The kitchenette within both pods includes a fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, running water, cutlery and crockery. Included are some delicious FairTrade teas & coffees for you to enjoy.

On-site, there is a great Bar & Restaurant and a lovely cafe. There is plenty of outdoor seating to be able to eat and enjoy the views.

There's a shop within walking distance and a large supermarket is a 10min drive away.


Minimum 2-night stay. Pods can be rented individually or together (contact directly if wanting to book both Pods).

A welcome Birthday Package can be arranged, on request. This includes local Welsh chocolates and a few other surprises!

Check in is from 3pm and check out from 10am (later on request). The site is staffed from 7.30am to 1am for your convenience and to answer any questions. On arrival at the Marina Office, there is a full tour of the facilities by the owners ensuring guests are happy. The owners are also available if anything is needed during your stay.


Haven Pod : £80 per night during the Winter (Oct-Mar) and £90 per night for the summer (Apr-Sep)

Haven Pod+ : £90 per night during the Winter (Oct-Mar) and £110 per night for the summer (Apr-Sep).

Minimum 2-night stay.

Anything else?

This is a 'Visit Cymru Verified Accommodation' and also 'Superhost' on Airbnb due to the incredible feedback from guests. The pods have been featured in a range of articles online from WalesOnline to the Welsh Tourist Board.

James, the Marina Manager at Neyland Yacht Haven, along with his team started drawing ideas up for the Pods in 2014 before launching the first pod in 2016. Due to the incredible success and feedback, the Haven Pod+ was launched in mid-2017.

Both pods can be booked online by clicking the yellow/purple links. 


Room Types

Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more

Nearest Airport/s