4 Star Bed and Breakfast, Welsh St. Donats, Cowbridge, CF71 7ST

Thinking of spending your holidays or taking a short break in South East Wales? We invite you to join us for a truly Welsh experience you will never forget.

Our 4 star bed and breakfast Bryn-y-Ddafad (the Hill of the Sheep) and our ground floor holiday cottage Y Bwthyn Bach (the Little Cottage) nestle in the picturesque countryside of the Vale of Glamorgan close to Cardiff, the vibrant Capital of Wales, the historic town of Cowbridge is less than 3 miles away.


We offer superior accommodation, a restful night's sleep in a comfortable bed and a scrumptious breakfast which includes both local and vegetarian options. Our Food Standards Agency rating is 5, the highest mark, a very good level of compliance. Our cleanthiness has been awarded 100% following our last three Visit Wales inspections. We are proud to have been awarded the 2015 Trip Advisor 'Certificate of Excellence'

In additional to our individually decorated bed and breakfast rooms, our ground floor holiday cottage is offered on a bed and breakfast or self catering basis and is ideal for guests with limited mobility. The attractive garden is approved by the NGS (National Garden Scheme) and listed in the Yellow Book. For images and further information about the accommodation and a breakfast menu, please visit the bed and breakfast pages.

Discover this magical corner of Wales, a mixture of past and present, a diversity of coast and countryside sprinkled with ancient towns and legendary villages yet within easy reach of Cardiff. Bryn-y-Ddafad is an ideal touring base for Southern Wales. The highly acclaimed St Fagans National History Museum, the breathtaking scenery and rugged cliffs of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast and the magnificent mountains of the Brecon Beacons are just some of the numerous locations to visit. For a feast of information about activities, attractions and places to visit search the About the Area pages.

Our 'Special Offers' page lists details of short break offers currently available, look here for a last minute bargain! You may check availability instantly by visiting the 'Availability' page and we will respond as quickly as possible, maximum 24 hours.

Our mission is to ensure that all our guests have the best experience possible when they visit Wales. We look forward to welcoming you to Bryn-y-Ddafad in the near future and hope like many others you will arrive as guests and leave as friends.