directions, travel and q & A
*PLEASE DO NOT PLOT YOUR OWN ROUTE AND USE THE DIRECTIONS BELOW OTHERWISE YOU WILL ENCOUNTER SMALL COUNTRY LANES
To get to Ty Coch use the postcode CF3 2TU. The postcode will bring you to Marshfield village store which should be on your left hand side. Proceed forward over railway bridge (Y Maerun pub below) to the T junction, at the T Junction turn left and Ty Coch Camping and Caravanning is first on the right.
If you do not have a sat nav:
leave the M4 at Junc 28
then take the A48 signposted Castleton/St Mellons
in 2.8 miles leave the A48 for the village of Marshfield (opposite the Coach and Horses Inn)
drive through the village out the other end over the railway bridge (Y Maerun pub below) to the T Junction
at the T Junction turn Left and Ty Coch is first on your right.
GETTING OUT AND ABOUT FROM TY COCH
Cardiff is 15-20 mins by car - Newport is 10-15 mins
Bus services to Newport
Will pick up from the Camp Site but has to be booked 24 hours in advance.
Book via 01633 21 12 02
Our preferred and recommended are:
CHOW TAXI'S: 01633 21 10 11
*STAR TAXI'S: 01633 26 20 30
approx cost £22 each way
*Martin Edwards Travel: 07530205874
*mini buses available
For information regarding events, please see FAQ.
PARKING FOR EVENTS
Cardiff City Football Stadium run a shuttle bus service to and from the stadium during events.
Nearest bus service into Cardiff is 2 miles away at the A48. Every 25 minutes and stops midnight. visit the web site below for bus times
Cardiff East Park and Ride (7 days a week) is an excellent service approx. 8 mins from Ty Coch, the P&R does accept motorhomes, secure, manned with CCTV. at £4 per vehicle, buses run regularly from the park and ride, about every 20 minutes.
SAT NAV postcode CF23 8HH
most frequently asked Q & A + Terms & Conditions
Q. Are you open all year? A. yes we are open 365 days of the year
Q. How far is the Cardiff City Centre from the site? A. 6.5 miles or 15-20 minutes by car
Q. Do you accomodate children at any time? A. No, we are adults only and cannot accommodate children
Q. Are camp fires & BBQ's allowed on site? A. only raised fire pits & BBQ's are allowed and used in respect of other campers
Q. Is there public transport from the camp site? A. No, the best way into Cardiff for events is by taxi, or bus from A48
Q Which Taxi Companies? A. please see the 'blue box above'
Q. Are you dog friendly? A. Yes, well behaved dogs are permitted on a lead. Dogs are not allowed to be left
unattended on site (i.e while at concerts, events etc)
We also have a dog exercise area
Q. do you have a boarding kennels near the camp site A. Yes, Home and Away is 1/2 mile from us and is highly recommended
for your dog when you are attending an event or day out Tel : 01633 680572
Q. What is the earliest we can arrive? A. 1pm except by prior arrangement and subject to pitch availability
Q. If I have to cut short my stay but have already
paid can I get a refund? A. we don't offer a refund because your pitch has been reserved but will certainly honour any unused nights for the next time you stay with us
Q. What is the latest we can arrive and check in? A. strictly 9pm (sorry we cannot accept new arrivals after this time)
Q. What time is check out? A. 11am but we do have a late check out option S.T.A until 4 pm @ £7 per unit
excluding Friday & Saturday nights
Q. What facilities do you have? A. Six toilets, 4 showers, hair dryer a campers kitchen with microwave and plates etc
Elson disposal and several fresh water taps and a dog walking/exercise field
Q. can visiting family with children visit us? A. No, please arrange to visit family with children 'off-site' as folks book to stay with us on the basis we are an adults only camp site
Q. can I charge an electric vehicle? A. No. apologies we do not permit the charging of electric vehicles on site.
Q. what about deposits for bank hols & events? A. all deposits are non-refundable however in the event of a cancellation we will honour these for any new dates where possible
Q. what is the latest time we can arrive to pitch? A. summer June-August up until 8pm - Autumn Winter up until 7pm