The town of Newport (Trefdraeth) is one of two “Newports” in Wales, the other being a city East of Cardiff. Please do not confuse. Cnapan is in the centre of the small town of Newport on the far West coast between Fishguard and Cardigan. We are on the main road A487, easy to find and car parking is alongside the house.
Arriving by car
For Sat Nav please use the following postcode SA42 0SY. As a word of warning, Sat Nav can take you through some very minor roads so we recommend following the directions below.
Assuming that you will be travelling West along the M4 through to Carmarthen.
At Carmarthen follow the A40 towards St Clears, You will pass B&Q on your left at the second roundabout.
Travel approximately 19 miles along A40 passing, St Clears and Whitland until you reach a roundabout, where the A478 (Tenby/Cardigan road) crosses A40.
Turn right onto the A478 and travel approx 10 miles passing through Clynderwen and Llandisilio until you reach the centre of Crymych ( just by the Crymych Arms ) turn left along Newport Road.
Travel along this minor twisty road for about 2 or 3 miles until you come to a T junction on the B4332. Turn left to Eglwyswrw about 1 mile in distance.
In Eglwyswrw turn left on the main road A487 and Newport is about 4 miles away. Cnapan is situated about 400 yards into the town on the right hand side just past the Golden Lion pub.
If the weather is foggy or icy up in the hills you should follow the A40 all the way to Haverfordwest and then to Fishguard where you would pick up the A487 approaching Newport from the opposite direction.
We have a small car park to the side of Cnapan, which can accommodate up to six cars. There is usually enough space to provide parking for all our staying guests. Please park close to the garage as it is not in use, we also suggest reversing into the car park as it can be difficult reversing out on to the main road.
Car Charging There is a GeniePoint Charging Station (4 port 22.1 kW) in the council car park about 500 yards from Cnapan, for those wishing to charge their EV cars overnight.
Arriving on foot
If you are walking the coastal path please see the map below of Newport and follow the directions to Cnapan.
Walking North from Fishguard.
Upon arrival at the Parrog car park, continue along the path following the estuary towards the Iron bridge. Take the next right (approx 1/2 mile) off the path, up Long Street into Newport. At the cross roads, turn left along the main road and Cnapan is on the left hand side about 100 yards down the road.
Walking South from St Dogmaels/Poppit Sands/Moylgrove.
Cross the river Nevern over the Iron Bridge and up Feidr Pen Y Bont. At the junction with the main road, turn right. Cnapan is 100 yards up the road just past the Golden Lion pub on the right.
Arriving by train
Although the nearest train station to Newport is Fishguard and Goodwick, (8 miles from Newport), we recommend guests catch the train to Haverfordwest (22 miles) where there are connecting buses (T5 service). There are no connecting buses from Fishguard and Goodwick, so you will have to organise a taxi, either direct to Newport of to Fishguard bus stop where you can connect tithe the T5 bus.
Haverfordwest station offers a fuller service. Connecting buses (T5 service), which run every 2 hours, can be caught outside the train station. The bus takes approximately 1 hour to get to Newport, but there are no changes.
If you are travelling from Ireland, Stenna Line operate two crossing each day into Fishguard from Rosslare. These crossing arrive in Fishguard at 11.15 and 21.25 and depart, 13.10 and 23.45. Taxis can be caught from the ferry terminal to Newport which is 8 miles away. There is a connecting bus service for the 11.15 arrival, the 410 bus goes to Fishguard square, where you can catch the connecting T5 bus to Newport.