Aberystwyth is on the main A44 and A487 roads
Directions from A44 Llangurig
Follow A44 for approx 20 miles past Ponterwyd, Goginan and Capel Bangor until you come to a roundabout. Carry straight on for Aberystwyth via Llanbadarn. Continue straight on at double mini roundabouts (road bears to the left and changes to A487). Cross over two sets of railway tracks and continue to the next roundabout where you will see Morrisons supermarket and McDonalds. Take the 3rd exit into the town. Continue past Kwik Fit on the left and Somerfield and Matalan on the right until you come to another roundabout. Turn left here into Mill Street and continue to the T-junction where you will see Rummers Wine Bar in front of you. Turn right and then immediately left into South Road. Continue along South Road to the seafront and then turn left into South Marine Terrace.
Directions from South Wales A487 Aberaeron
Follow the A487 through the village of Rhydyfelin and up the hill to Southgate and Penparcau. At the roundabout take the 1st exit (left / straight on) and continue along this road for approximately 1 mile. As you approach Aberystwyth, you will pass the fire station and marina on your left and then cross over a bridge (Trefechan Bridge) and Rummers Wine Bar will be on your left. Take the first left turn immediately after the bridge into South Road. There is a butcher’s shop (E Morgan) on the corner. Continue along South Road to the seafront and then turn left into South Marine Terrace.
Directions from North Wales A487 Machynlleth
Follow A487 through the village of Bow Street and on for a further few miles until you approach Aberystwyth from the top of Penglais Hill, with a footbridge above and the sea in front of you. Continue down the hill into the town. You will pass the University campus on your left. At the bottom of the hill the road bears to the left, past the pub “The Weston Vaults”. Take the right hand lane and continue onto the 1st roundabout. Go straight across and through the traffic lights to the next roundabout, which you should also approach in the right hand lane. Go straight across this roundabout into Mill Street and continue to the T-junction where you will see Rummers Wine Bar in front of you. Turn right and then immediately left into South Road. Continue along South Road to the seafront and then turn left into South Marine Terrace.
Plas Hafan is No. 9 in the terrace of Victorian houses on your left, facing the seafront, and is painted cream. There is free parking on either side of the road here, although a few spaces on the seafront side are designated for disabled. Further on, past the terrace, there is a pay and display car park which is usually free in winter.