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This gorgeous, five-bedroom Victorian Townhouse provides spacious accommodation for up to 10 guests (best suited for up to 8 adults and 2 children).

The fabulous 2rd floor balcony terrace is a real gem and is the perfect spot to relax with an evening tipple to enjoy the sunset or a morning coffee and take in the fabulous views – your secret spot to enjoy the wonderful St.Davids landscape.


  • Central St Davids location
  • 5 bedrooms/4 bathrooms
  • Log burning stove
  • Parking
  • Balcony with countryside views
  • 2 living rooms

More about this St Davids House for holidays ….

Captain’s House (built in 1882) is one of a terrace of Coastguard houses, also known as Royal Terrace. As soon as you enter the front door, you know that Captain’s House will be a fantastic St. Davids retreat.

There are two living rooms as you enter the property providing space for both children and adults alike– a more formal sitting room to the front and a cosy snug to the rear of the property with log burning stove, Smart TV and plenty of books to indulge in. The basement is home to the very well-equipped kitchen complete with Smeg Range Cooker and dining area.

5 bedrooms/4 bathrooms

The bedrooms are located from the 1st floor upwards. In total there are 4 double bedrooms, 1 twin bedroom, 2 with ensuites and 2 further bathrooms. The spacious master bedroom on the top floor enjoys beautiful views from the dormer windows – open them up and soak up the vista over the Bishops Palace, the St.Davids countryside and to the distant sea beyond. Here there is also an ensuite bathroom and a private staircase leading to a study area for those that need some quite space to work.

Outside & Parking ….

The enclosed, secluded garden is great for alfresco dining with table, chairs and BBQ. It is set slightly away from the house along a shared access path.

The property benefits from a parking space across the road – a rare treat for central St.Davids properties, and a car park pass is provided for a further car for the car park at Quickwell Hill, just 30 yards away.




Open Plan Kitchen/Diner
Fully fitted kitchen with Smeg Range Cooker – double over and 7 ring burner, Fridge/freezer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Dining area with table and chairs to seat up 10 and TV. Utility Cupboard with Washing machine and Dryer.
4 steps up to:

Ground Floor

Cloakroom WC and wash basin. 
Door to shared access path leading to enclosed garden area
. 7 steps up to:
Sitting Room with 2 comfortable sofas and occasional chairs. Flame effect gas fire.
 Snug with Leather L-shaped, book selection, TV and cosy log burning stove.
8 steps up to:

First Floor

Family bathroom  – with bath (no shower), wc
Shower Room – with large shower, wc
8 steps up to:
Bedroom 1 with Double Bed, 
Bedroom 2 with Kingsize Bed and ensuite shower room
8 steps up to:

Second Floor

Outside Balcony with Bistro Table and Chairs
8 steps up to:
Bedroom 3 Double Bed with TV and views out to Bishops Palace and beyond
Bedroom 4 Twin Bedroom
Study area with desk and a wonderful selection of books, leading to private staircase
8 steps ups:

Third Floor

Master Bedroom with Kingsize Bed, Dormer Windows to enjoy the views and ensuite bathroom room (with bath/handheld shower and wc)


Enjoy alfresco meals in the secluded enclosed rear garden – set 25 yards from the property with Outdoor Dining Table and Chairs to seat 10 and BBQ.
There is private parking for up to 1 car at the front of the property, set just across the road.
Car park pass for a further car at Quickwell Hill Car Park, just 30 yards away.


Additional Information

Heating Gas central heating throughout which can be used at your own discretion. Electricity and heating are included in the price during the spring/summer, £35 per booking autumn/winter.
Pets are welcome at an extra charge of £25 per dog, up to 2 dogs per booking.
Wi-Fi Captain’s House is fully Wi-Fi ready, so if you need to keep in touch with the outside world you can.
Cot and Highchair are available – please request at time of booking.
Bed linen and towels are provided – please bring your own beach towels.

Please be aware

The house is spread over 5 floors – not suitable therefore for those with limited mobility
The secluded garden is set 25 yards away at the rear of the property along a shared access path










Cottage Facilities

Dog Friendy Up to 2 dogs welcome @ £25 each per week
Bedrooms 4 Double Bedrooms, 1 Twin Bedroom
Bathrooms 4 bathrooms & 1 cloakroom
5 floors House is based over 5 floors
Garden Enclosed garden along a shared access path, set 25yards away from the houose
Parking private parking for up to 1 car at the front of the property, set just across the road. Car park pass available for 2nd car in nearby car park
Highchair Sorry not available
Travel Cot Sorry not available
Short Breaks Available in Winter periods
Log Burning Stove In Snug room. Welcome pack of logs on arrival
Fuel £35 per booking autumn/winter
Towels and Bed Linen Provided for your stay. Please bring your own beach towels
Security Deposit A £250 refundable security deposit is required for certain times of year.
WiFi Wifi Ready. Please see terms and conditions as with all properties for wifi


The prices below exclude the £15 booking fee and any other extras such as pets, special offers and discounts. For any enquiries for Captain's House, please call 07714 689855 or email us at Use the 'Book Now' button to book and pay for your holiday securely online today.
Dates 3 Nights 7 Nights
January £795 £795
February £795 £795
February Half Term £975
March £850 £850
Easter £1350
April £895
May £950
May Half Term £1750
June £1095
July £1650
Summer Holidays £2150
September £1050
October £850
October Half Term £1185
November £795 £795
December £795 £795
Christmas £1550
New Year £1550

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We’ve had a wonderful time here with three generations of the family together for the first time in 18 months. We’ve appreciated all the space, well kitted out kitchen and beautiful sunsets from the balcony. Wish we could stay for longer and looking forward to returning.
The Davies Party - July 2021
Wonderful week with family in a truly great house
The Wellman/Thomas family - August 2019
Beautiful house with everything we could possible need.
Jason, Sarah & the gang - June 2019
We had a great week! A very well set up holiday house, more a home from home in fact. Can't wait to come back.
John & Julie and family - June 2019
Great location, clean, beautiful house, spacious. Great kitchen and separate living areas, including a 'snug' room with squashy sofas and a television. Fabulous views from the top bedroom.
Samantha - April 2019
Captains House is a fantastic house, very very comfortable, a great layout with plenty of space for being together or for some quiet time. Great location for the beautiful Pembrokeshire countryside and coast. Being in St.Davids is perfect with its good pubs, shops and coffee shops and the Cathedral is spectacular.
Sarah - January 2019


Bring your walking boots, your wellies and your flip-flops to make the most of this superb location. There is so much to enjoy near Captain’s House – an excellent base from which to explore the beautiful Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, the UK’s only coastal National Park.










St Davids Escapes

St Davids is the jewel of the Pembrokeshire Coast and there is lots to explore from your doorstep – art galleries, gift and coffee shops, restaurants and pubs, the magnificent St Davids Cathedral and ruined Bishops Palace are all within easy walking distance. o the Coast Path for sand and sea at Aberiddy Beach, a short walk to the stunning Blue Lagoon (home to Red Bull Cliff Diving for 2 years).

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Caerfai Beach is a 15-minute walk. It's a dog friendly beach all year round.

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Just a few minutes drive away is Whitesands Beach (overlooked by a 9 hole golf course) with its sweep of golden sands - a long time favourite with surfers, boogie boarders and rock poolers.

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A must whilst in the area is a Boat Trip to Ramsey Island – book your trip at the booking offices in St.Davids and take a boat ride from St. Justinians (close by) to look for all sorts of marine wildlife including seabirds, porpoise, seals and dolphins.

St Davids Escapes

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path offers miles of breathtaking coastline all within the easy reach of a two-mile radius. The cliffs, the bird and wildlife are all captivating. Leave your car at home and make use of the shuttle bus ‘Celtic Coaster’.












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