Carn Llidi Cottage

Ref: 1141
St Davids Peninsula near Whitesands (View Location on a map)
8 Guests
4 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
Accepts 2 Dogs
£663 7 Night Breaks From
£11.84 Average Per Person Per Night
Handpicked Highlights

Carn Llidi Cottage was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Carn Llidi Cottage too!

  • 15-minute walk from Whitesands Beach for surfing & sea-kayaking
  • Family getaway cottage with a view of Carn Llidi hill
  • 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms, ideal for a family or group
  • Coast path walking from the doorstep & Route 4 Cycle Track
  • 100yds from the Puffin Shuttle bus stop
  • St Davids city 10-minute drive away with excellent pubs and restaurants

Exceptional Quality
Rated 4.5/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Coastal Area
  • Dog Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Private Parking
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Family Friendly
  • Period Cottage
  • Cot Available
  • Detached Property
  • Golf Courses Nearby
  • Short Drive To Beach

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About Carn Llidi Cottage

Dog-friendly St Davids cottage near Carn Llidi and Whitesands Blue Flag Beach Pembrokeshire.

  • Carn Llidi Cottage with Visit Wales 5-star rating is within a 15-minute walk of the fabulous Whitesands Blue Flag Beach and has wonderful uninterrupted views across open countryside to the miniature mountain of Carn Llidi and the Pembrokeshire Coast Path.
  • Approached via a farm drive which opens into the courtyard of a working arable and sheep farm, the cottage is neatly tucked away off the courtyard and behind the farmhouse.
  • A warm, welcoming and spotless home, equipped and furnished to the highest residential standards. Each bedroom (2 on the ground floor, 2 on the 1st floor) has its own bathroom and the 1st-floor sitting room is cosy and comfortable.
  • The well-stocked family-run farm shop (which also supplies groceries to the owner's immaculately maintained caravan and camping park nearby) is a short walk away. Breakfast al-fresco on freshly baked bread, croissants, locally produced bacon or freshly laid eggs, bought from the farm shop just across the farmyard. On Wednesdays & Sundays, the pizza van cooks excellent pizzas to order. On other days tasty fish and chips are available from a mobile van. 
  • Watch spectacular sunsets over Carn Llidi from the front patio. The small, private, sheltered and enclosed side patio/lawn has a picnic table and a stone staircase to the 1st-floor master bedroom.
Layout & Further Information

4 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 8. 1 Double with ensuite bathroom & Freeview digital TV. 1 Twin with adjacent shower room. Both on ground floor. Master Double Bedroom with door to exterior stone steps and ensuite bathroom, Freeview digital TV. 1 Twin with adjacent shower room both on 1st floor.

Kitchen/Dining Room beamed ceiling, slate floor, fitted units with integrated electric oven & gas hob, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Free view digital TV, table and chairs seating 8, and safe. Stairs to 1st floor.

Utility Room microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer and slow cooker.

Lounge on 1st floor with 2 x 3 seater sofas, 2 armchairs, Freeview digital TV.

Grounds open front terrace (3 steps up from parking area) with built-in barbecue and garden furniture. Small, enclosed, sheltered side garden with lawn and patio, garden table and chairs.

Additional Information

Short breaks - Winter

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes

Fuel - Gas central heating inclusive May to September. Outside these dates 25 p/w

Dogs - 2, 25 each p/w

Travel cot - Yes

Highchair - Yes

Bed linen - Included as standard

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4.5/5

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Guestbook Comments

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The Quick Family

Thank you Iris & Jimmey. We had a lovely week despite the rain. The cottage was comfortable for all of us and in a great location. We hope to return.

About the Area

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Pembrokeshire Coastal Path & National Trust Common

  • A path across the owners farmland leads directly to the Coastal Path and the National Trust owned common land which stretches over St Davids Head and includes the small, sandy cove of Porth Melgan.
  • There is wonderful scenery, ancient field patterns, the ruins of the lost medieval village of Maes y Mynydd and Coetan Arthur, a Neolithic Burial Chamber (4000 BC). Enjoy birds galore, carpets of wild flowers in the early summer, butterflies, peace and tranquillity.

Carn Llidi, Whitesands & Caerfai

  • Carn Llidi 'mountain' is the backdrop to Whitesands Beach. This rugged outcrop overlooks the glorious curve of Whitesands' fine golden sands, a beach popular with families and one of the best surfing beaches in Wales! There is a well stocked beach shop here too!
  • On the other side of the peninsula Caerfai Bay is a beautiful sandy cove just great for swimming, snorkelling and rock pooling.

St Davids City near Carn Llidi Cottage

  • St Davids with its magnificent medieval Cathedral is a must to visit whilst on holiday in Pembrokeshire.
  • There are boutique shops, artists' galleries and a variety of eating and drinking places.Stock up on delicious local produce from the weekly farmers market on the Square.
  • All within a 30 minute walk of this cottage.

St Davids City Golf Club

  • Within a mile of the cottage is St Davids City Golf Club, the most westerly golf course in Wales. This 9 hole course with 18 tees is playable all year round - no winter greens, no winter tees, no muddy feet - and has fabulous views overlooking Whitesands Bay, Ramsey Sound and the infamous 'Bitches' stretch of water just south of St Davids Head.

Boat Trips

  • Boat trips to suit all tastes leave from St Justinians and Whitesands Bay during the season (April to October) to circle Ramsey Island and to see the marine wildlife, birds and spectacular Pembrokeshire coastal scenery. Go dolphin and whale spotting too with longer trips out to Grassholm and the lighthouse! Book tickets in St Davids. For trips to Skomer Island travel to Martins Haven near Dale on the Marloes peninsula where boats leave several times a day, weather permitting. Tickets are sold on the day of travel at Lockley Lodge.

Pembrokeshire Coastal Path

  • The Pembrokeshire coastal path stretches the whole length of the coastline and is within easy reach of Carn Llidi Cottage. Enjoy fabulous cliff top walking and breathtaking scenery.
  • The path follows the rugged coastline to the beaches and coves to the north and to the south it encircles the peninsula through Whitesands, Porth Sele, St Justinians, Porth Clais and Caerfai Bay - never straying more than a couple of miles from the cottage.
  • Walk as far as you like and get a dedicated walkers bus back. Buses call in at all beaches, coves and villages along the coast.


  • This is a small, picturesque harbour village with a variety of gift shops, art galleries, pubs, cafes and restaurants. Take a sightseeing or fishing trip from the quayside, to see spectacular scenery and bird and marine life in the North of St Brides Bay or why not learn to sail at Solva Sailboats - dinghy, keel boat & powerboat tuition.

Solva and Tregwynt Woollen Mills

  • Do visit the nearby Woollen Mill in its pretty setting in Middle Mill, Solva. This is the oldest working woollen mill in Pembrokeshire with its original restored waterwheel - watch the working mill and then enjoy tea in the tea room and perhaps buy a souvenir in the mill shop.
  • Tregwynt Mill near Abermawr and Aberbach heralds a new spirit in Welsh design with exclusive wool blankets, throws, cushions, furniture, accessories and clothing that combine authentic Welsh tradition with innovative and modern design.

St Bride's Bay Water Taxi for Walkers

  • Solva Sailboats operate a water taxi which will take you to your chosen destination from where you can walk back along the stunning Pembrokeshire Coastal Path to Solva. Possible destinations include Porth Clais, Porthmynawydd, St Justinians, Nolton Haven and Little Haven (weather dependent). Phone 01437 720972.

Family Fun

  • The young and young at heart are sure to enjoy fulfilling days out at Dr Beynon's Bug Farm and Grub Kitchen, Zorbing Downhill Revolution Nolton, Hangar Five trampoline park, West Wales Karting and Scolton Manor Museum and Country Park, multi award winning Folly Farm, Manor Wildlife Park and Heatherton Sports Park and be sure to book a few hours at the popular state of the art Blue Lagoon water park near Narberth.

    Quality cottage for year round holidays between fabulous Whitesands beach and Britain's tiniest city of St Davids.

    Eat & Drink

    See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Carn Llidi Cottage.

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    Saffron Fine Dining
    ( 1.2 miles away )

    Thali dishes are available at lunch time. Take away meals are also available with 10% discount.

    The Bishops
    ( 1.2 miles away )

    Extensive food menu, offering a range of meals from a seasonal Welsh menu, locally sourced lobster, crab and mackerel, subject to availability. Open all year round, a warming log fire creates a cosy atmosphere in the colder months, whilst fabulous views of the Cathedral from the beer garden can be enjoyed in the warmer months. Free Wifi

    The Sampler
    ( 1.2 miles away )

    Quality coffee, cream teas, home baking & light lunches using local ingredients served all day.

    ( 1.3 miles away )

    Gastro pub serving meals, snacks, real al, wines and spirits. Eat inside or in the garden.

    Cwtch Restaurant
    ( 1.3 miles away )

    Award winning cosy restaurant, serving a wonderful range of food, locally sourced where possible, such as Solva crab, Pen Pant vegetables seasonal fish, Caerfai cheeses, game and Welsh meats. Booking is advisable.

    Gianni's Ice-creams at The Bench
    ( 1.3 miles away )

    Gianni's artisan ice-creams are made on the premises using organic milk from local Caerfai Farm. Tea, coffee, lots of hot and cold drinks and a choice of homemade cakes are also sold.Try the delicious fresh fruit smoothies, ice cream sundaes, frozen yoghurt and a huge choice of toppings ie: any fresh fruit, honeycomb, various assortments of chocolate, nuts, fudge, toffee & many sauces. Local photographs on canvas, cards, mugs etc are sold in a small area within the parlour and outside when the weather permits There is no indoor seating area. But quite a large seating area outside.

    St Davids Food and Wine Ltd
    ( 1.3 miles away )

    Fresh filled rolls and baguettes made to order.

    The Refectory at St Davids
    ( 1.4 miles away )

    Home made food from local ingredients served in the stunning setting of St Davids Cathedral.

    Caerfai Farm Organic Cheese Makers
    ( 1.5 miles away )

    Cheese made includes organic cheddar, Caerphilli and leek & garlic cheese.

    Dressed Crab, Lobster & Prawns prepared by Mrs Jan Phillips
    ( 3.8 miles away )

    Call and see the in house display of mouth watering shell fish products.

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