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Dog Friendly: No
Sleeps: 2

Address

Nelson Quay
Milford Haven
Pembrokeshire
SA73 3AF

Nantucket, an isolated island off the coast of Massachusetts, is the home Milford Haven’s forefathers left to establish a whaling station 3,000 miles away across the Atlantic Ocean, here in the south west corner of Wales.

In 1793 Sir William Hamilton engaged Sir Charles Greville, a politician and something of an entrepreneur, to establish a settlement on his lands north of the Daugleddau river. Greville wrote to the Nantucketers and offered them the opportunity to embark upon a new whaling enterprise here, to supply the growing demand for whale oil to service an increase in street lighting. Between May and July of that year, seven Quaker-whaler families from Nantucket set sail for Pembrokeshire.

The success of the whaling station was short-lived, and by 1800 Milford Haven had become a Royal Naval Dockyard, and by 1888 a fish docks. Nevertheless, the families from Nantucket left a lasting legacy which lives on to the present day, with many streets and locations carrying their names, including Starbuck and Bunker. Our Quaker-whaler founders were a formative part of our historic haven.

Finished in luxurious fabric woven at Melin Tregwynt in north Pembrokeshire, Nantucket features the Knot Garden design, in ‘Jemima’ red.

What’s included:
  • King size bed with crisp, white linen
  • Two comfortable arm chairs
  • En suite shower room with a heated towel rail and shaver points
  • Private balcony with a table and two chairs
  • Smart TV
  • USB charging points
  • Heating
  • Kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini chiller
  • Towels
  • Fluffy robes for use during your stay
  • Blankets to use on your balcony
  • Blackout curtains for a restful night’s sleep
  • Cups, saucers and glasses for use during your stay
  • Welsh Brew tea and coffee
  • Cole & Co toiletries
  • Free wifi

Quality Unearthed manage all bookings for the Floatel Cabins at Milford Waterfront. Prices start from just £80 per night.

The Floatel Cabins are Quality Assured by Visit WalesThe Floatel Cabins have been awarded the Gold Award by Visit Wales

Why wait?

Enjoy a luxurious glamping experience in your very own floating hotel room and discover everything that Pembrokeshire has to offer.

What's on?

Milford Waterfront is a fantastic location for events and activities, and benefits from a varied events calendar throughout the year for the whole family.