St David's Peninsular

St David's Peninsular

Overview

A ruggedly beautiful coastline and heather moorland steeped in Celtic history. Keep an eye open for the Prehistoric archaeology.

Hostels nearby

St David's Peninsular

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SM735274

Lat/Lng: 51.899013, -5.293425

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Boy abseiling down a rock face

TYF Adventure

If you're looking for an adrenaline rush there are plenty of activities for you to choose from here.

Solva Woollen Mill

Solva Woollen Mill

The oldest working woollen mill in Pembrokeshire. Watch the looms at work and browse in the mill shop.

Ramsey Island Boat Tours

Ramsey Island Boat Tours

Take a trip to this lovely island to discover mighty cliffs, fascinating bird life and seals. Don't forget your picnic!       Visit the website

Walking

Walking and Rambling in St Davids

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path is within 10 minutes walk of the hostel. Walking in either direction offers some fantastic scenery - look out for seals and dolphins at certain times of the year.

Cycling

Cycling in St Davids

Get out on your bike and explore some amazing hidden coves, or cycle across to Solva or even Newgale for a pub lunch and cool drink in the sun.

climbing

Climbing in St Davids

The South Face of St David's Head offers a short 50ft climb and includes routes ideal for first time leaders. Belay setup is plentiful.

Water sports

Watersports in St Davids

The closest beach to YHA St David's is Whitesands, a short walk from the hostel which saves on parking fees.

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

With over 950km of footpaths, walking is an ideal way to appreciate the spectacular scenery, wildlife and history of the park.     Visit the website

Watersports in Manorbier

Watersports in Manorbier

The main watersport in the area is surfing and you'll find some of the best swells just a short walk from the hostel.

Dinas Head

Dinas Head

4 miles Dramatic, circular route. The walk is 465 feet above sea level, it's hard going but the views are worth the effort. Visit the website  

Pembrokeshire Coastal Path

Pembrokeshire Coastal Path

500m from the Youth Hostel 186 miles (300k) long, mostly cliff top level with 35,000 feet (11,000m) of ascent and descent. Visit the website  

Cwm-yr-Eglwys, Dinas Bay, Pembrokeshire

Walking and Rambling in Pembrokeshire

A good section of the coastal path runs either side of the hostel with spectacular scenery.  The Preseli Hills shadow the hostel, a great walk for the serious hiker.  Dinas Head is a circula

Bishop’s Palace

Bishop’s Palace

2 miles Stroll through history and visit the 'Lords of the Land' exhibition that explains the wealth and power of the medieval bishops. Visit the website