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Getting to Penlan

Penlan is situated in South West Wales



By car

From the North, via Aberystwyth

Follow the A487 to Cardigan. Take the A484 to Cenarth (approx 7 miles), crossing the River Teifi take the first road on the right after the bridge, the B4332, signed to Boncath. Continue for 1 mile climbing the hill past the Forestry Commission on the left, continue 150m arriving at Penlan on the right

From the East (M4)

Follow the M4 west to Jct 49. Take the A48 to Carmarthen then follow the main A40 trunk road towards Cardigan and West Wales Hospital. Continue past hospital then take second exit at roundabout, joining A484. Continue heading for Cardigan. After approximately 35 minutes (21 miles) you arrive at the Village of Cenarth. At the centre of the village, before the bridge and Post Office turn left onto the B4332. Continue for 1 mile climbing hill past the Forestry Commission on left, continue 150m arriving at Penlan on the right.

From Fishguard

Take A487 signposted Cardigan. At Cardigan take 2nd exit at roundabout following the byepass over the River Teifi to a second roundabout. Take the third exit joining the A484, signposted to Cenarth and Newcastle Emlyn.
At Cenarth, cross over the bridge and take first turning on right, signed to Boncath. Continue for 1 mile climbing a hill past the Forestry Commission on left, continue 150m arriving at Penlan on the right.

For Route Planning and Satellite Navigation Systems

Our postcode at Penlan Holiday Village is SA38 9JN.

Why not plan your route with Google Maps or AA route planner.

Travel times AA travel times:

Heathrow to Penlan - 3.75 hours (222 miles)
Manchester to Penlan - 4.35 hrs (168 miles)
Birmingham to Penlan - 3.45 hrs (158 miles)
Bristol to Penlan - 2.60 hrs (129 miles)
Cardiff to Penlan - 2.00 hrs (90 miles)



By rail, bus and ferry

Carmarthen Train station is approximately 22 miles from Penlan. The quickest transfer to Penlan would be by taxi, but the village of Cenarth (1 mile from Penlan) is also on a bus route. If continuing from Carmarthen by bus:
From the Carmarthen Trains station, cross the footbridge to the Bus Station and catch the 460 bus to Cardigan. This route follows the A484 to Cenarth where you depart at the Post Office. The final 1 mile can be walked, or we would be happy to arrange a taxi for collection.

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