The duty of care we have to our guests, beneficiaries, staff and partners compels us to progress and open our hostels with caution and careful consideration in the best interests of the charity and those it serves.
For the foreseeable future, YHA St Davids will operate on an Exclusive Hire basis only, with contact-free check in.
To find out more about our COVID-19 secure enhanced health and safety measures, please read our FAQs.
Please note: All prices are based on hiring the whole place per night.
Experience the magic of Pembrokeshire with the stunning bays, beaches and hills which surround YHA St Davids. This rural retreat is a converted farmhouse at Whitesands Bay, one of Britain’s Blue Flag beaches, making it perfect for a cheap family seaside break with plenty of coastal walking opportunities close by.
What is great about YHA St Davids?
Situated half a mile from the beautiful Whitesands bay. Recently renovated beach-side hostel.
Great for exploring the Pembrokeshire coast.
There is a luxury farmhouse self-catering kitchen within the Dairy building with two ovens and two burner gas hobs, two microwaves, two fridges, one freezer, and equipped with plenty of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for guests to use during their stay. pans crockery and cutlery. Tea towels, bin bags, washing up liquid and soap are provided.
Dining room and lounge
There is a dining room and lounge area in both hostel buildings, equipped with tables, chairs, soft furnishings and log burner for guests to enjoy. Highchairs are also available.
Take the place for yourself.
For family, for friends, for running clubs, for walking groups, for hens, for stags, for you and yours.
YHA St David’s includes 35 beds across the two buildings:
Five two-bedded rooms. Includes 1 set of bunk beds. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
Two four-bedded rooms. Includes 2 sets of bunk beds. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
Two two-bedded rooms. Includes 1 double bed. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
One four-bedded room. Includes 2 sets of bunk beds. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
One three-bedded room. Includes 1 double bed with sink bunk over. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
One one-bedded room. Includes 1 single bed. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
One five bedded room. Includes 1 double bed with single bunk over and 1 set of bunk beds. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
All bedlinen is provided.
There are 3 showers and 3 toilets close to the bedrooms in the Dairy and Farmhouse building. Soap is available with every sink. Toilet paper is also provided.
There are opportunities for swimming, surfing, coasteering, climbing, riding and walking – everything’s here at YHA St David’s for an activity holiday.
When visiting the area, do not miss St Davids Cathedral- which makes St Davids the UK’s smallest city.
A trip to Ramsey Island is a great day out, with its wealth of bird and sea life.
Need to know
St Davids is the smallest city in Britain with plenty of things to see and do in the area.
St Davids Peninsula is filled with stunning coastal scenery, with superb walking opportunities along the coastal path. The city also boasts a sea life aquarium, boat trips to offshore islands, and play areas for the little ones. Whitesands Bay is a regular winner of the prestigious European Blue Flag award, so make sure to visit!
There are plenty of independent shops, cafes, pubs, and restaurants to enjoy when visiting the area. The possibilities are endless here at St David’s.
Parking for cars and minibuses is available within the grounds of the property.
Head to St Davids from Fishguard or Haverfordwest on the A487. Turn off just outside St David’s onto the B4583 and follow signs to Whitesands Bay. Turn right by the golf club and follow the YHA signs.
YHA St David’s welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four-legged friend along with you.
At YHA St Davids we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately, none of our bedrooms or bathrooms meets modern standards of accessibility. We have:
- Step free access into the Dairy
- Ground floor rooms in the Dairy
View our access statement here.
Adhering to Government guidance
It is your responsibility to ensure you are aware of the current Government guidance on gatherings in self-catering accommodation. In making a booking with YHA (England & Wales) you are agreeing to adhere to the relevant Government guidance that will apply at the time of your stay. Please bear in mind that the guidance may be different in England and Wales.
Discounts on your stay
Why not take out YHA membership today to save £30 on your Exclusive Hire booking? Not only will you get a discount on bookings with YHA Exclusive Hire, but you’ll also get exclusive discounts every time you stay with YHA, high street shopping discounts, email newsletters and much, much more! To get your £30 off discount code, simply log in to YHA.org.uk and go to the Member Benefits tab. Please note that YHA membership discount is only available when you book direct through YHA.