Y Bwthyn Bach, 4 Star Self Catering Accommodation, Welsh St. Donats, Cowbridge, CF71 7ST

How to find us - directions by Road

From the East (M4 J33)

Leave the M4 at Junction 33 and take A4232. Leave A4232 at first exit signposted A4050 and Cardiff Wales Airport. At the large roundabout, Culverhouse Cross, take the fourth exit, the A48 signposted to Cowbridge. Pass through St. Nicholas and Bonvilston, and the Aubrey Arms. Half a mile further turn right at the sign to Welsh St. Donats. At the X-roads in Welsh St. Donats village (Bryn -y -Ddafad has brown signage from this point) take the first right. Drive through Heol-y-Mynydd and on leaving village proceed straight on (do not follow the road markings at this point which lead to the right). You will pass the Hensol Forest Car Park on the right. Do not turn right at the bend where the forest end, drive straight ahead Bryn-y-Ddafad is signposted to the left shortly after this and is 400 yds ahead on the right.

NB The Culverhouse Cross roundabout can be very congested at peak periods but this is generally our recommended route.

From the West (M4 J34)

Leave the M4 at Junction 34 and take the third exit off the roundabout signposted Llantrisant. Take the A4222 signposted to Cowbridge, as you approach the village of Ystradowen, the Trout Fishery is on your left followed by the Tudor Garage. Turn next left and follow the signs to Bordervale Plants (turn left along Sandy Lane). Follow the lane past Bordervale Plants and Bwlch Gwyn Farm. After which the lane takes a sharp left hand bend, 400 yards ahead turn right down the narrow lane signposted to Bryn-y-Ddafad which is 400yards ahead on the right.

or - (quick route from M4 avoiding traffic)

Leave the M4 Junction 34 and follow the signs to the Vale of Glamorgan Hotel. Drive past the main entrance (on your right) and turn into the entrance to the Golf Club (also on your right with black and gold metal railings either side). Drive past the clubhouse and follow the lane as it passes several farms. The lane ends at a point sided by stone pillars and with an old stone built house on the right. Turn right and at the crossroads turn right again. On reaching Welsh St. Donats village, turn right. Follow the road past the Hensol Forest Picnic Area Car Park on the right. Do not turn right at the point where the forest ends, drive straight ahead. Bryn-y-Ddafad is signposted to the left shortly after this and is 400 yards ahead on the right.

From Cowbridge

At Cowbridge from the Eastgate end of the High Street turn left at the traffic lights and drive past the Comprehensive school and through the village of Aberthin. Approx ¼ mile ahead turn right to Welsh St. Donats. Proceed to the crossroads in the village and turn left (Bryn-y-Ddafad is signposted from this point). Drive straight ahead when leaving the village (do not turn to the right). Follow the road past the Hensol Picnic Area Car Park on the right. At the point where the forest ends do not turn right, drive straight ahead. Bryn-y-Ddafad is signposted to the left shortly after this and is 400 yards ahead on the right.

From Cardiff Airport

From Cardiff Airport follow the A4226 until you reach the A48 and turn left (signposted to Cowbridge). Drive through Bonvilston, and past the Aubrey Arms. Half a mile ahead turn right at the sign to Welsh St. Donats. At the X-roads in Welsh St. Donats village (Bryn -y -Ddafad has brown signage from this point) take the first right. Drive through Heol-y-Mynydd and on leaving village proceed straight on (do not follow the road markings at this point which lead to the right). Follow the road past the Hensol Picnic Area Car Park. At the point where the forest ends do not turn right, drive straight ahead. Bryn-y-Ddafad is signposted to the left shortly after this and is 400 yards ahead on your right.

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