St Davids lies on the River Arun near the most western point of Pembrokeshire. It features a majestic 12th century castle and also boasts other historical landmarks including the Celtic Old Cross and the 13th century Bishops Palce ruins.
Holiday accommodation includes a collection of B&Bs and guest houses – there are also plenty of self catering cottages in and around the town. Many of the hotels available reflect the long history of St Davids such as The Grove Coaching Inn and Roch Castle.
St Davids, although rather remote, enjoys good travel links to other areas of Pembrokeshire including Haverfordwest, Fishguard and Solva, with the A40 about a 20 minute drive away.
St Davids B&Bs
Ramsey House is a boutique, award-winning St Davids bed and breakfast. It has six rooms – three doubles and three twins – all of which are decorated and furnished to very high standards. Each room features flat-screen televisions with DVD players and with free Wi-Fi – complimentary tea trays are also provided for guests. The views from the bedrooms are particularly impressive with St David’s Cathedral and the picturesque coast within touching distance of this luxury establishment. There’s also a gourmet chef who prepares full Welsh breakfasts and packed lunches. Reviews have been superlative with particular praise reserved for the hospitable hosts, comfortable rooms and top-notch cuisine.
St Davids Holiday Cottages
Situated about 5 miles from St Davids, Bank House Farm is a detached farmhouse property with four bedrooms: two doubles, a single and a children’s twin room. It has a spacious interior featuring a large, well-equipped kitchen with diner, two living rooms and a reading area. There’s a ground-floor bathroom and shower rooms on the ground floor. Amenities include Freeview television, a DVD player, CD player and oil central heating. Outside, there’s a front courtyard and private patio area to the rear, complete with furniture and a barbecue. Off-road parking is also available. No reviews have been provided at the time of writing.
St Davids Hotels
Penrhiw Hotel is located in the centre of St Davids and offers luxury holiday accommodation. There are eight en-suite rooms which are all elegantly decorated and feature digital TV with DVD player I-Pod docks and complimentary Wi-Fi connectivity. It’s an extremely well-furnished establishment which includes character features such as floor-to-ceiling windows and original fireplaces. Groups of eight guests or more are able to make advanced bookings for private dining which can be adjusted according to dietary requirements and there are over 20 different wines to choose from. Customer reviews are unanimously positive.