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Smallbrook Cottage
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Smallbrook Cottage is in Hay-on-Wye, situated just off the A438 between Brecon and Hereford. Once your booking is confirmed, then clear instructions of how to get to Smallbrook Cottage will be given to you via email. Below are directions to Hay-on-Wye, courtesy of Hay’s official website.

By Car

Directions from the east

Follow the M4 over the Severn Bridge to Junction 24 (Newport). Take the A449 and then the A40 to Abergavenny. Stay on the A40 until just after the village of Crickhowell, then turn right onto the A479 to Talgarth. From here take the road sign-posted to Three Cocks & Hay-on- Wye (A4079 end then right onto the A438), on reaching Three Cocks stay on the same road and continue on into Hay (B4350).


Take the M40 to the outskirts of Oxford and then the A40 to Cheltenham and onto Gloucester, stay on the A40 around Gloucester and on to Ross-on-Wye. At the Wilton roundabout outside Ross take the A49 to Hereford. After passing through Harewood End take the left tuming for Hay-on-Wye (B4348). Stay with the B4348 and follow the sign posts for Hay.

Directions from Birmingham

Take the M5 to junction 8 and then the M50 to Ross-on-Wye. Then take the A49 to Hereford, after passing through Harewood End take the left turn for Hay-on-Wye (B4348) Stay with the B4348 & follow the signposts to Hay passing through villages of Kingstone, Peterchurch & Dorstone.

By Train

The closest train station, approaching from England, to Hay-on-Wye is in the city of Hereford, approximately 21 miles east of Hay-on-Wye. The closest station approaching from Wales is Builth Wells, 19 miles away.

By Bus

A regular Bus Service runs from Hereford Train Station to Hay-on-Wye. 

Stagecoach Bus times for Hay-on-Wye (T14 Bus Service) can be found on the Stagecoach website.

Public Travel Information Tel: 0871 2002233

Hay Ho! is a bus service which runs between Hereford Rail Station and Hay on Wye on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays. See website for more information.

National Express Coaches, Tel: 08705 808080 

By Taxi

If you require a taxi to get to us, or use during your stay, then here is a trusted list of local taxi firms.

A2B Taxis – 07970 915 040 / 01874 65 88 99

Booktown Taxis – 07881 726 547

Julie’s Cabs – 07899 846 592

Radnor & Kington Taxis – 07831 898 361 / 01547 560 205

Hay Bus Hay Taxi – 07974 106 656 / 01497 820 444