Important News (September 2019)
LLECHRYD BRIDGE CLOSURE from Monday 16th September for 7 weeks.
Due to essential repairs after Storm Callum last October, the bridge will not be accessible by vehicle (except weekends). We have been informed that pedestrians should be able to cross at all times. Please see the map below for an alternative route.
We are making every effort to contact guests about the closure of the village bridge and offer alternative routes – see details below. If you need any more information, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01239682382.
Public Transport Directions
Our nearest mainline railway station is Carmarthen. Hammet @ Castell Malgwyn is a 40-50 minute taxi ride from there.
Our nearest bus stop is in the village Llechryd, on the route 460 from Carmarthen to Cardigan. The bus stop is a 10 minute walk to the house.
Road Directions (during the bridge repairs)
For Sat Nav users our postcode is SA43 2QA, BUT PLEASE READ the directions below as Sat Navs can be unreliable in our area – some will take you down a very narrow lane on the wrong side of the river!
FROM LONDON/CARDIFF/M4 : London to Hammet @ Castell Malgwyn takes about four hours. We recommend you drive to us via Narberth. Drive to the end of the M4, then take the A48 towards Carmarthen. At Carmarthen follow the A40 towards St Clears. Stay on the A40 until the Penblewin roundabout which is just outside Narberth, take 3rd exit on the A478 signposted Cardigan. Stay on the A478 through Clunderwen, Llandisillio, Efailwen, Crymych & Blaenffos. After Blaenffos turn Right on the B4332 towards Boncath. Take next Right on the B4332 and go through Boncath. After Boncath, turn left signposted Llechryd. Stay on this road for 5 minutes, then you will see the Hammet @ Castell Malgwyn driveway and gateposts on your left just before the closed bridge. Straight down the drive, bear left at the cottages for free parking and a warm welcome.
FROM ABERYSTWYTH/NORTH : From Aberystwyth take the A487 and at the Cardigan roundabout go straight over towards Fishguard. Travel along the bypass until you get to the second roundabout at the top of the hill and take the 1st exit. Follow the road until you get to Pen y Bryn village, shortly after take the 1st left after Pen y Bryn to Cilgerran. Travel through Cilgerran. Turn left towards Llechryd (Garmon Mill road) – follow the road until you get to a T-Junction and turn left towards Llechryd. Just before the bridge you will see Hammet @ Castell Malgwyn driveway and gateposts on your left.