Aberystwyth beach Teifi Pools Red kite
Places to stay - Aberystwyth and surrounding areas

Camping: The event campsite will be directly opposite the University grounds in Penglais Comprehensive School. This will accommodate tents, campervans and caravans. Parts of the Urban race on day 6 may go through the school so you may be able to spectate from the comfort of your tent   



Penglais school camping field and campervan hard standing

University Accommodation: Full details for those who are pre-booked are here.

We are very lucky to have obtained use of accommodation at very reasonable rates at the Event Centre, and right at the heart of the Urban race on Day 6. You will be able to go to the Start straight from your room and from the Finish back to your room!

Standard or en-suite rooms are available at Aberystwyth University. Blocks of up to 9 single rooms may be booked that have shared kitchen/diner facilities, allowing for self catering. Breakfast and evening meals are also available at the University campus restaurant.

It is our intention to be as environmentally friendly as possible and there will be bus transport available from the event centre to each day’s orienteering area.

Other Accommodation: Aberystwyth and surrounding area is a popular tourist spot and there are many different types of accommodation available.  Below are a few suggestions on how to find a place to stay.