To keep things as easy as possible, this is our check-in system:
We ask you to arrive during our CHECK-IN times of 4-8 pm.
Please park in our Preseli Glamping car park and ring the ARRIVALS BELL which will alert a member of staff to walk over to the car park to meet you and check you in.
We are approximately:
- 4.5 hours from London
- 2 hours from Cardiff
- 3 hours from Birmingham
Finding Preseli Glamping couldn’t be easier:
- Take the M4 west as far as it goes past Swansea, and then join the A48 to Carmarthen.
- At Carmarthen take the A40 west towards St Clears, and continue on the A40 to Haverfordwest.
- From Haverfordwest take the A40 towards Fishguard for 9 miles, until you reach Letterston and then TURN LEFT onto the B4331, sign posted for Mathry.
- Continue for 5 miles, until the B road meets at a junction with the A487; the Fishguard to St Davids road.
- Cross over the A487, and then turn IMMEDIATELY right down a single-track lane – CAUTION drive slowly down this narrow and twisty road! We are about 2/3 mile along this lane and look out for the Welsh flag and the Preseli Glamping sign on your left, this is the FIRST entrance way and takes you into the campsite car park.
We offer FREE train station transfers at certain times, the details are below.
Buy your train tickets as soon as you can, as you can get cheaper deals. For advance train tickets use www.tfwrail.wales or greatwestern or www.thetrainline.com or call Great Western on 0345 7000 125 or Transport for Wales on 0333 321 1202. You can also purchase tickets at any British Rail station.
If you want to speak with a real person about tickets we have found a small Welsh booking agency who are very helpful and will be able to book your ticket for you and send them out to you in the post. They are the best people for group bookings too where you get one third off the full price for groups of 3 or more, called the ‘Group Save’ ticket – call Llandrindod-Wells ticket office on 01597 822053.
Wherever you are travelling from, you have to get to SWANSEA in South Wales, and from here you get connections onto the West Wales line out to Fishguard or Haverfordwest.
Local Train Stations
Our nearest train station is “Fishguard and Goodwick” which is just 5 miles away or a 10 minute drive. From here you may be able to get our free transfer, or if not then take a taxi (£15 fare) or a local bus which will drop you at the end of our lane one mile away. Call local Fishguard taxi companies:
Fishguard taxis 01348 875129
Tony Taxis on 01348 873075
The other local station is Haverfordwest which is 15 miles away. We do not usually offer a free transfer, but we can arrange special pick up for groups, so please do contact us. Contact Rocky Taxi (£40 fare) on 01437 890891 to book a taxi to Preseli Glamping.
We would always recommend travelling into ‘Fishguard and Goodwick’ whenever possible as its much closer, but trains only run 5 times each day to this station, so sometimes you may need to use Haverfordwest. To avoid any confusion with your return or round trip tickets, we can confirm that tickets for ‘Fishguard and Goodwick’ and Haverfordwest are totally interchangeable, so you can arrive into either station and depart from either station and your ticket is valid.
Minibus Transfers from the Train Station
On Friday evening we offer a FREE transfer from ‘Fishguard & Goodwick’ train station at 6.46pm for the transfer to Preseli Glamping. If travelling from London this is the 1.45pm train from Paddington station.
If you’re departing on a Sunday, then we provide a FREE transfer back to ‘Fishguard & Goodwick’ train station for the train at 2.25pm.
For arrivals on a Sunday, we collect from the train arriving into ‘Fishguard and Goodwick’ at 1.56pm, and this departs from London Paddington at 8.33am
Preseli Glamping is just 5 minutes walk down our narrow lane from the main coastal road the A487 and Mathry village, just 15 minutes walk. The local bus service the T11 runs between Fishguard and St David’s so this service can be used to access the campsite, getting off at Mathry junction or Mathry village. For people travelling from further away in Wales, take the T5 long distance bus to Fishguard and then transfer onto the T11 to reach Mathry and the campsite.
There is also the coastal bus service the Strumble Shuttle the 404, which runs between Fishguard and St David’s, May to September, dipping down to the beaches and coastal villages on route, and great for accessing the coastal path. This service will drop you at Mathry junction on the A487 from where you just have the short walk down the narrow lane to Preseli Venture.
Public Transport in Wales
For journeys made inside Wales you can use the Travel Line Cymru Travel Planner
From Cardiff Airport
PLEASE NOTE – Cardiff Airport is 110 miles from Preseli Venture. If your flight arrives late at night you might find it easier to spend the night in Cardiff to make the travel links to West Wales the next morning.
To visit the travel links information page on the Cardiff Airport website click here.
From the airport take a bus or taxi to Cardiff Central train station. The T9 Cardiff Airport Express Bus Service operates between the airport and Cardiff Central Train station every 30 minutes, Monday to Saturday between the hours 05:00 and 23:30, and then between 06:00 and 23:30 on a Sunday.
Journey time to Cardiff from the airport is approximately 40 minutes. Tickets cost from £5, and you can also pay in Euros – €7 one way and €10 return.
Book a private transfer with FlightLink Wales, the official taxi operator for the airport, To get a quote or book in advance visit the website www.flightlinkwales.com or call 01446 728500.
From Cardiff Train station take the train to Swansea, then change for the train to Fishguard & Goodwick. We can arrange transfers by taxi or minibus for the 10 minutes drive from Fishguard & Goodwick to Preseli Glamping.
There are local taxi companies that will offer a taxi service between Preseli Venture and the airport, try Rockys cabs on 01437 890891. Prices range from £100 to £150 one way. We also have links with a car hire company who are offering 10% off to Preseli Glamping customers! Rhino Car Hire provide cars from Cardiff, Bristol and London airports.
In Case of Delay
If you are delayed in your travel to Preseli Glamping please let us know by telephoning us on 01348 837709