Local Information

Information Centre; Places of worship; St Davids Library; Doctors’ Surgeries; Hospital;
Police Station; Coastguard; Veterinary Surgery; Post Offices; Banks; Railway Stations; Coach Station;
Bus Service; Coastal Bus Services; Dogs on beaches; Public Conveniences;
Festive Season Accommodation; Swimming Pool and Leisure Centres and Useful Links. Local weather forecast website


Visitor Information Centre (T.I.C.) The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Visitor Centre / Oriel y Parc, High Street, St Davids. Tel: (01437) 720392
e-mail – info@orielyparc.co.uk   www.orielyparc.co.uk
An Information Board and orientation site panel is positioned just inside the entrance to the Grove car park which will clearly indicate the geography of the immediate area between the car park / gallery / city /cathedral.

Call for free brochure and map – 01437 720392.
From March to the end of October – 9:30am – 5:00pm 7 days a week
November to February – 10:00am – 4:30pm 7 days a week Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Suggested Walks
Pembrokeshire Landscape
Gallery Oriel y Parc
This exciting new project has more than doubled the size of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Parks Visitor Centre building and is housing works of art and a selection of Graham Sutherland‘s paintings. (Please check the website for current exhibitions). The complex has an educational facility and a viewable artists’ studio. The Visitor Centre is located within the new building along with internet access and public toilets.Opening times – November – Easter – 10am – 4.30pm
Summer Season – 9.30am – 5pm
Places of worship:
in St. Davids
St Davids Cathedral (T: 01437 720202)
Sunday 8:00am; 9:30am; 11:15am, and 6:00pm
Daily 8:00am and 6:00pm (10:00am Wednesdays).
St Michael’s Catholic Church (New Street/Town Hall Lane)
Sunday Mass 9.00am; Holy Days – Vigil Mass 6:30pm. To verify see church door or T: 01348 873865 
Tabernacle Presbyterian Chapel
(Goat Street) – see notice board for times;
Ebenezer Congregational Chapel (Nun Street) – see notice board for times;
Seion Baptist Chapel (New Street) – see notice board for times;
Quakers – Curtis House, Bryn Road. Sundays 11:00am. T: 01437 720185
Other places of worship
in the Peninsula:
Llanrhian and Llanhywel (Tel: 01437 720202)
9.30am Holy Eucharist – Llanhywel
11.00am Holy Eucharist and Sunday Club – Llanrhian
Whitchurch with Solva (St Aidan’s Church) and Brawdy Church (Tel: 01437 721281)
Berea and Rehoboth

Croesgoch and Trefin
(Tel: 01348 831398)
Mathry (Tel: 07938 847433)
Caerfarchell Presbyterian Chapel – Sunday 2pm or 4pm
St Davids Bishops’ Palace here are occasional guided tours and special arrangements may be made for groups. A Drama Festival takes place during the first three weeks of August (See the Annual Events page)
Contact the custodian – Tel 01437 720517
St Davids Library:
City Hall
Tuesdays, 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm
Thursdays & Fridays – 10am – 1pm.
City Council web site
Doctors’ Surgeries
36 New Street, St. Davids. Tel: 01437 720303
Monday to Friday 9:00am – 10:30 am (by appointment morning and evening)
Cysgod yr Eglwys, Upper Solva. Tel: 01437 721306 (Appointments)
Monday to Friday 9:00am -11:00am
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Saturday (emergency only) 9:00am – 11:00 am.
Dental Surgery: St Davids Dental Care Ltd, 34a New Street, St Davids. Tel: 01437 721747
Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm
Fri – 9am-4pm
Emergency Care – Denplan and Private patients only.
NHS emergency care is provided by the Local Health Board on 0845 6010 128
Hospital: Withybush, Haverfordwest. Tel: 01437 764545
The hospital is situated on the left (west side) of the A40 road just north of Haverfordwest in the direction of Fishguard.
Police Station: High Street, St Davids. Tel: 01267 222020
In emergency dial 999
Coastguard: For cliff rescue or coastal emergency dial 999
Veterinary Surgery: 26a High Street, St Davids. Tel: 01437 760111
Mon, Wed & Fri 11:00am – 12 noon; Mon – Thurs 6:00 – 7:00pm
In emergency ring St Davids Tel: 01437 271375 – 24 hours
Post Offices: St Davids
With effect from the end of May 2015, the Post Office facilities have moved to CK’s supermarket in New Street.
Collections: Mon – Fri 4:00pm. Sat 12:15pm. Other Post Offices at Upper Solva, Trefin & Roch have limited opening hours,
Pay Phones

Internet Access
In St Davids – Outside St Davids City Hall; At the top of The Pebbles.
In St Davids – Oriel y Parc Visitor Centre café,
‘The Bench’ bistro (on the corner of New Street and High Street)
The Old Cross Hotel, Cross Square
The Grove Hotel
Banks: High Street – Barclays; (open Monday and Thursday) – cash machine/ATM
Lloyds TSB (open Monday, Wednesday and Friday only – 10am to 3pm) – Cash Machine/ATM;Cash Machine/ATM also at Belmont House, Cross Square & CK Stores.
Railway Stations:
Haverfordwest – 16 miles to St Davids (Buses connect – not on Sundays)
Fishguard & Goodwick – 15 miles to St Davids (Buses connect – not on Sundays)
Fishguard harbour (ferries to Rosslare, Ireland) – 15 miles to St Davids (Buses connect – not on Sundays)
National Rail Inquiries – 08457 484950 or click here
Coach Station: Riverside, Haverfordwest – National Expressclick for further details
Bus Services St Davids – Haverfordwest & St Davids – Fishguard (bus stops are in New Street)
Richard Brothers, Pentood Industrial Estate, Moylegrove, Cardigan SA43 3AD
Tel: 01239 613756 or click for timetable NB – There are no Sunday buses.
Coastal Bus Services and timetables Puffin Shuttle runs from St Davids to Milford Haven via Solva, Newgale, Broad Haven, Little Haven and Martin’s Haven (for Skomer Island) Strumble Shuttle runs from St Davids to Fishguard via Whitesands,  Porthgain, Trefin, Abercastell, Abermawr, Tregwynt (wool mill) Trefasser (for Pwll Deri YH), Strumble Head and Goodwick (ferry to Rosslare, Ireland). From October to April a reduced service will operate.
Swimming Pools and
Leisure Centres
Fishguard Leisure Centre 01348 874514 Haverfordwest Leisure Centre 01437 776676
Ferry Port –
Fishguard Harbour
Stenaline – Tel: 084455 762762Car Ferries depart 1430hrs and 0245hrs (check in 1 hr earlier)
Dogs on beaches: No on Whitesands beach from 1 May to 30 September.
Dog ban on part of Newgale Beach from 1 May to 30 September – see local notices.For more dog information log onto – www.visitpembrokeshire.co.uk
Public Conveniences: St Davids – Behind the City Hall (D)
– Oriel y Parc Visitor centre café
– Cathedral (limited to Cathedral opening times)
– Bishop’s Palace, Cathedral Close (D)
– Quickwell Car Park (D) 24 hour; Whitesands Beach (D); Porthclais Harbour (D);  Lower Solva (D); Solva Quay ; Newgale North* (D); Newgale Centre (D); Croesgoch*; Abereiddy*; Porthgain; Trefin*; Abercastle*; Mathry*.
A 20p charge may apply.
RADAR scheme keys are necessary for most of the disabled toilets which are denoted by (D) – these can be purchased at the Visitor Centre, Oriel y Parc, St Davids.
* Seasonal
Festive Season
Some businesses indicating 1 – 12 opening, do not offer Christmas or New Year. Please check with the accommodation of your choice if you require the festive season.


For useful links, please see the  Visitor Information  page.


£200 Winning Photograph
by Mohamed from Neyland.