Olivia House provides beachfront accommodations in Porthcawl. This 5-star bed and breakfast offers a 24-hour front desk, full-day security, and free Wifi. The accommodation features daily room service and bicycle parking for guests. At the bed and breakfast, every unit has a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen, and towels. The bed and breakfast provides certain units with sea views, and units are fitted with a kettle. Additional in-room amenities include fruit and chocolates or cookies. Guests can also relax in the shared lounge area. Sandy Bay Beach is a 7-minute walk from the bed and breakfast, while Grand Theater is 20 miles away. The nearest airport is Cardiff Airport, 22 miles from Olivia House.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

FREE parking!


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Room Type
Number of guests
2 twin beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Porthcawl
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  • Robert
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Bed was incredibly comfortable and I could have wanted for no more from the room.
  • Gillian
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The decor at Olivia House is beautiful and the Angel Room was perfect. So comfortable with everything for your stay provided. Thoroughly spoilt with the magnificent bathroom. Excellent facilities.
  • Neil
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Very warm and friendly welcome room was very unique and a very good price and perfect location

Managed by Annette De Graaf

Company review score: 9.8Based on 633 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Conveniently located near Bridgend, Cardiff and Swansea, it is within close proximity to Royal Porthcawl Golf Club and other famous golf courses. Olivia House is a perfect haven for those of you who enjoy activities including golf, surfing, cycling, walking or just relaxing and recharging.

Property info

Offering exclusive and stylish accommodation in a unique recently refurbished Edwardian townhouse, Olivia House Guest House in Porthcawl, South Wales sits just 50 metres from the picturesque Porthcawl promenade, and within a stones throw from the many bars and restaurants the seafront has to offer.

Neighborhood info

Please Note: Cooked breakfasts are not being served at this time, but we do include a light continental breakfast in each room.

Language Spoken


Area info

Amenities of Olivia House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.6

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Beachfront
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Beach
Living Area
  • Dining area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Executive lounge access
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • 24-hour front desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

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From 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM


From 5:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Debit card Olivia House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

FAQs about Olivia House

  • Check-in at Olivia House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Olivia House is 1,300 feet from the center of Porthcawl. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Olivia House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Olivia House include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Olivia House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beachfront
    • Beach