Some of Wales’ most spectacular sandy beaches, rocky coves and clifftop walks can be discovered near this picturesque village. Lawrenny lies on the banks of the River Cleddau, upriver of Milford Haven. It is located near the southwestern tip of Wales, on a rugged peninsula, and within Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. It is an ancient community with a history of fishing, boat building, and mining. On the doorstep of your holiday cottage in Lawrenny, you will discover several independent businesses, including a small grocery, and an excellent bakery, both on Broad Lane. The parish church of Saint Caradoc is a listed building dating back to the 12th century. By the yacht station, the Lawrenny Arms is the perfect place to enjoy a drink while watching the comings and goings of boats on the river. There are many beautiful walks to enjoy from holiday cottages in Lawrenny, with footpaths through the surrounding woods, meadows and mudflats to explore. Sandy beaches such as Freshwater West and Marloes Sands are a short drive away, while the compact city of St David’s is a lovely place for a wander, with a spectacular cathedral. Inland, the countryside is dotted with the ruins of castles and ancient sites.


Copybush cottage is a sophisticated and secluded rural cottage offering beautiful views of the countryside of South Wales and Pembrokeshire. Situated in a peaceful corner of Lawrenny, the pet-friendly cottage offers spacious grounds, a hot tub and an open fire, as well as modern and elegant décor.

Recommended Places to Visit when holidaying in Lawrenny

Paddle West Castle Row Boats

Explore Mill Pond and Pembroke River, departing from central Pembroke, near the magnificent castle.

Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo

Have a family day out at this fun-packed attraction near Begelly, with exotic and farmyard animals, and loads of activities for children.

Picton Castle and Gardens

Wander through 40 acres of wooded grounds at this magnificent stately home.

Oakwood Theme Park

Enjoy rollercoasters and other adrenaline-fuelled rides at Wales’ biggest theme park.

Heatherton World of Activities

A huge range of indoor and outdoor activities are available, including paintballing, golf, archery, and fishing.