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    A wonderful base to explore West Wales

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    Unload at the front of the house

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    50 minute drive to St David's and Tenby

Directions

St Dogmaels is a great base to explore West Wales. It s only a 50 minute drive to visit St Davids, Tenby and Carmarthen. The local Walker's bus services operates throughout the summer and if you wish to use public transport to visit West Wales we recommend you plan your trip using the Traveline Cymru site.

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Car: 


From the south Option 1 via Narbeth
Take the M4 past Swansea joining the A48 to Carmarthen. At Carmarthen head along the A40 to Narbeth. At the roundabout by Narbeth turn right to Cardigan along the A478.
At the roundabout where the A478 meets the A487 go straight on down Castle Street towards Cardigan Town Centre and at the bottom of the hill turn left just before the bridge onto St Dogmaels Road.
Drive into St Dogmaels round the corner and into the High Street. Oriel Milgi is half way up on the right hand side.
You can pull into the front to unload and we have private parking space at the front and rear of the house.

From the south Option 2 via Newcastle Emlyn
Take the M4 past Swansea joining the A48 to Carmarthen. At Carmarthen take the Henfwich Rd B4333 and A484 to the A487 at Cardigan.
At the roundabout where the A478 meets the A487turn tight and go straight on down Castle Street towards Cardigan Town Centre and at the bottom of the hill turn left just before the bridge onto St Dogmaels Road.
Drive into St Dogmaels round the corner and into the High Street. Oriel Milgi is half way up on the right hand side.
You can pull into the front to unload and we have private parking space at the front and rear of the house.

From the north there are numerous routes mainly aiming for the A478 from Aberystwyth. Pass by Cardigan and as you cross the bridge at the roundabout where the A478 meets the A487 turn right down Castle Street towards Cardigan Town Centre and at the bottom of the hill turn left just before the bridge onto St Dogmaels Road.
Drive into St Dogmaels round the corner and into the High Street. Oriel Milgi is half way up on the right hand side.
You can pull into the front to unload and we have private parking space at the front and rear of the house.

Garage and Petrol:
B V Reeds Ltd
Abbey Garage, St Dogmaels, SA43 3DX
01239 612025 

Car Maintenance, Fiat sales and petrol.

www.bvrees-fiat.com


Bus: 

From St Dogmaels (Poppit Rocket) to Moylegrove (15 minutes), Newport (20 minutes), Dinas Cross (No 405):
Timetable :

Bus Route 405 Summer 2014
Timetable : 

Bus Route 405 (Winter)

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The Poppit Rocket Bus for Coastal Path Walkers: 
Cardigan (Finch Square) (Stand C)
St Dogmaels (Car Park)
St Dogmaels (The Moorings) 
Poppit Sands (CarPark) 
Moylgrove (Car Park) 
Newport Sands (Car Park)
Newport (opp. Castle Hotel) 
Newport (Parrog Car Park) 

Other local Buses:

Timetable : 

Bus Route 407 (Winter) Cardigan to Poppit Sands

Timetable: 

Bus Route 412 Cardigan - Newport - Fishguard - Haverfordwest

Links to additional West Wales buses here:

http://www.richardsbros.co.uk/bus-services.php


Well behaved dogs are allowed on the bus. 

From Fishguard and Newport or Dinas Cross (No. 412 Richard Bros) runs hourly to Cardigan Finch Square

Click here to download the 412 timetable
Well behaved dogs are allowed on the bus.

From Aberystwyth (No 550 or X50) to Cardigan Connects with Arriva 40 & 50 services.

Click here to down load 550 and X50 timetable

From Cardigan Finch Square (Cardi Bach No.600) to New Quay via Mwnt, Tresaith Llangrannog

Click here for 600 timetable NB. This timetable is only available in the Summer Months.
Check with:
Richards Bros: 01239 613756

From Cardigan Finch Square (No. 554) to Aberporth

Click here for 554 timetable 

From Carmarthen Bus Station (No. 460/461) to Cardigan Finch Square (1hr 20 mins approx).

Click here to download the Carmarthen to Cardigan bus time table.

From Clunderwen (No 430) to Cardigan 1 a day.

From Cardigan to St Dogmaels to Poppit Sands 
No 407

Click here to download St Dogmaels timetable


Train:

Great Western Trains to Swansea and transfer onto an Arriva train to Fishguard or Carmarthen (this where we would catch a connecting bus from) or Clunderwen (request stop).

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Well behaved dogs are allowed on the trains.

Direct Arriva Trains Wales services are available to Aberystwyth from Birmingham International, Birmingham New Street, Wolverhampton, Smethwick Galton Bridge, Telford Central, Wellington and Shrewsbury.

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Taxis


Robins taxis Pontefract Rd Cardigan SA43 1JR‎ 
01239 612190

Teifi cars (private car hire) Cardigan 01239 614361

Cardi Cabs 59 North Road, Cardigan SA43 1LS 01239 621399

Chariots for Hire (private car hire) 01239 621517
07528677359

Average Taxis prices (these may vary):
Cardigan to St Dogmaels £3.50 
Cardigan to Moylegrove £8.00
Cardigan to Newport £16.00
St Dogmaels to Fishguard £40.00
Aberporth to New Quay £20.00 
Cardigan to Carmarthen or Haverfordwest £45.00 


Walk, Cycle, boat

Walk: 
Take the stunning Pembrokeshire Coastal Path around to St Dogmaels or alternatively join up with the PCP from the north. We are a 25 minute walk from Cardigan town centre.

Cycling: 
Sustran Route 82:
Connecting Cardigan to Fishguard via Newport and the beautiful Gwaun Valle.

Boat:
From Ireland take the ferry to Fishguard or sail / kayak down the Teifi!.


Days trips out by car


Cardigan (5 minutes)
Poppit Sands (5 minutes drive) 

DoLectures (5 minute drive) 
Fforrest Camp (10 minute drive

Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cilgerran (10 minute drive) 
Rhosygilwen (15 minute drive) 

Moylegrove (15 mins by bus - Poppit Rocket bus) 

Newport beach (15 mins by car)

Fishguard (35 minutes by car)

Aberporth beach (15 mins by car) 
Cym-yr-Eglwys beach (20 mins by car)
Mwnt beach (20 mins by car)
Tresaith beach (20 mins by car)
Penbryn beach (20 mins by car)
Llangrannog beach (25 mins by car) - dolphin-spotting
Narbeth (30 mins by car)
Cwmtydu beach (35 mins by car)- seal-spotting)
St Davids (50 minutes by car) 
Whitesands Beach (60 minutes by car)
Aberystwyth (50 minutes by car)
Haverfordwest (45 minutes by car)

Trips out on foot or by bus


Cardigan (20 minutes on foot or 5 minutes by bus)


Poppit Sands (45 minutes on foot or 10 minutes by bus) 

Do Lectures  (20 minutes on foot) 


Fforest Camp  (55 minutes on foot) 

Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cilgerran (45 minutes on foot) 

Moylegrove (15 mins by bus - Poppit Rocket bus) 

Newport harbour (20 mins by bus - Poppit Rocket bus)


Fishguard (40 minutes by bus)