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Overlooking Cardigan Bay - the home of the dolphin - is Blaenwaun Caravan Park. Situated 4 miles north of Cardigan, Blaenwaun is a peaceful, friendly, family run site. A quiet retreat with panoramic views of Cardigan Bay and the surrounding countryside, the park overlooks the exquisite National Trust beach of Mwnt which can be reached via a bridle path adjoining the site.
This coastal caravan park is the perfect base for the whole family to explore this enchanting part of Wales. So why not visit us and experience for yourself the beautiful beaches, superb coastal scenery, the variety of wildlife that is West Wales. A warm welcome awaits you at Blaenwaun Caravan Park.
Nearby attractions and activities
Ceredigion, one of the last homes of the Welsh language and culture, offers the visitor a truly welcoming and memorable experience. Within a short distance of the Blaenwaun Caravan Park you will find something that appeals to everyone.
Try one of the many walks mapped out on Cardiganshire Coast and Country or explore the Ceredigion Coast Path from the path alongside campsite.
There are many historical attractions in the area including the Benedictine monastery remains in St. Dogmaels; Cilgerran Castle, Castell Henllys - an archaeological reconstruction of an Iron Age settlement, and the prehistoric burial monuments at Pentre lfan.
Cardigan Bay is home to a myriad of marine wildlife. Migrating dolphins can often be seen offshore and there are numerous boat trips offering opportunities to view harbour porpoises, Atlantic grey seals and our resident family of bottled-nosed dolphins.
While the rugged cliffs and rarely visited coves of the Ceredigion Heritage Coast, shelter some of Britain rarest birds.
The surrounding coast and countryside is also ideal walking country offering a delightful range of walks. Choose from an invigorating walk across wild headlands or a gentle stroll through scenic woodlands.
Cardigan and the surrounding area offers a wide range of sporting facilities. For the golfer there is an 18 hole championship course at Gwbert (11/2 miles) and three 9 hole courses within 12 miles of the Park (The Cliff Hotel, Gwbert; Newport Golf Club, Newport; Cwmrhydyneuadd, PentregatSailing and water sport fans are regularly attracted to our beaches and coastline. The Teifi Boating Club is situated at Gwbert (2 miles) and a new venture, Cardigan Boat Charters, allow you to hire outboard boats.
Another way to explore the beautiful, unspoilt countryside is on horseback. There are a few good riding schools in the vicinity catering for the experienced and novice rider alike. (Dyfed Riding Centre, Bridell, Near Cardigan; Crosswell Horse Agency).
Attractions near Blaenwaun Caravan Park
- National Wool Museum (12.1 miles)
- Llanerchaeron - National Trust (18.0 miles)
- National Botanic Garden of Wales (28.5 miles)
- Dolaucothi Gold Mines (29.2 miles)
Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.
Activities near Blaenwaun Caravan Park
Mwnt - Cardigan Coast Path - Ferwig - Mwnt (0.7 miles) Walking
Mwnt - Blaenwaun - Cardigan Coast Path - Mwnt (0.7 miles) Walking
Aberporth (3.4 miles) Beach - Excellent Water Quality Beaches
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Fantastic - a gem of site 17th Aug 2012
campers24 (Family with young children, 1 review)
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Beautiful location 13th Sep 2009
ssnowman (Family with young children, 1 review)
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Leisure on site
Bar or club house
Indoor swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Amenities on site
Car parking by pitch
Ice pack freezing
Parent & baby washroom
Pick-up from public transport
Gas cylinders available
Touring and motorhomes
Electrical hook-up points for tourers
Tourer storage facilities
Commercial vehicles allowed
Dogs allowed all year
Horse riding nearby
Indoor pool nearby
Outdoor pool nearby
Single-sex groups welcome
Student groups welcome
Public transport nearby
Medium (26-50 pitches)
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- Coach stations
Aberaeron (Ceredigion): Alban Square Bus Stop — 17.5mi
Pencader (Carmarthenshire): Square Bus Stop — 17.8mi
St Clears (Carmarthenshire) Coach Stop — 22.1mi
- Train stations
Fishguard Harbour Rail Station — 17.3mi
Fishguard & Goodwick Rail Station — 17.9mi
Clunderwen Rail Station — 20.5mi
- Ferry ports
Fishguard Ferry Terminal — 17.9mi
- Swansea Airport — 43.6mi
From Carmarthen :On your approach into Cardigan you will come to a roundabout; take the 3 exit off heading towards Aberystwyth. On this dual carriageway you will pass Tesco’s on your left, take the next left just after, leaving the carriageway. Follow the road down through the residential area passing Aldi on your left, playing fields on your right. Just after the playing fields take a right, sign posted for Gwbert – B4548.
Take this road for approx. ¾ of a mile through a residential area, then take the 3rd turning on the right (there will be a farm on your right here) towards Mwnt and Ferwig. Follow this road for a mile coming to a junction. Take a right then after 50 meters a left. Keep on the road for another mile (take care – it gets progressively narrower!). We have a sign on top of the road leading down to the beach –, keep going straight on for another 800 mts and you will come to us; the Park will be on your right.
From Aberystwyth: take the A487 to Cardigan (38 miles), passing through Aberaeron
After approximately 30 miles you will come to a small village called Blaenannerch. There is a garage on your left; take the 2nd exit from the round about towards Aberporth & Felinwynt Rainforest and Butterfly centre. You will pass on air field on your right, then a technology park. The road veers off to the left, signed ‘MOD’ and Parcllyn, take this left. After ½ mile junction on your left again sign posted for the Butterfly centre turn here. Follow the road for ¾ mile approx. passing the Butterfly Centre on your right. A few 100 meters further down there is a small turning on your right, sign posted for Mwnt. Take this right turn, following the road for a further mile. Blaenwaun Caravan Park will be on your right. (This last part is only 5 miles)
Nearby sites that are bookable on Pitchup.com:
A Mwnt sunset (added by manager 11 Jul 2013)1 of 13
Blaenwaun overlooks Mwnt and Cardigan Bay (added by manager 11 Jul 2013)2 of 13
The beautiful cove of Mwnt (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)3 of 13
SUnset in Cardigan Bay (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)4 of 13
Children love to feed our ducks (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)5 of 13
A working farm, Blaenwaun has plenty to see (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)6 of 13
Looking out towrads Cardigan Island (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)7 of 13
The 12th centuary whiteashed church sits above Mwnt beach (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)8 of 13
The view from the coastal path (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)9 of 13
Children love playing on our play area (added by manager 15 Jul 2013)10 of 13
Lounge / kitchen area (added 15 Jul 2013)11 of 13
Views overlooking Cardigan Bay - you can even spot the dolphins from your decking (added 15 Jul 2013)12 of 13
Spacious and luxurious holiday home overlooking the bay (added 15 Jul 2013)13 of 13