Pantasaph Franciscan Friary


How To Find Us.

Travel By Rail

The nearest station is Flint. Private hire vehicles are available at the station.
Advise the driver that your destination is "The Friary, Pantasaph, just above Holywell". If he/she has satellite navigation, the postcode is CH8 8PE.
As at September 2009, the fare is in the region of £13.

Travel By Road

For satnav users, our postcode is CH8 8PE.

Travelling west from Chester on the A55 :
Exit A55 at Junction 32, signposted Holywell.
Drive straight on through Holywell for 3.7 miles.
Turn left at brown tourist sign marked "Friary".
Turn right onto Carmel Road.
Drive 0.2 miles and then turn left opposite Druid Inn and at the corner of St Paul's church.
Drive 0.2 miles and turn left into Monastery Road (brown tourist sign marked "Friary").
Drive 0.4 miles and the Retreat Centre is on the left hand side.


Travelling east towards Chester on the A55 :
Exit A55 at Junction 31, signposted Holywell.
At roundabout at the end of the slip road, take the 2nd exit and go past the BP garage and McDonald's.
Drive 0.44 miles and turn right into village of Pant y Wacco.
Drive 0.6 miles through Pant y Wacco and into village of Gorsedd.
Turn right opposite Druid Inn and at the corner of St Paul's church.
Drive 0.2 miles and turn left into Monastery Road (brown tourist sign marked "Friary").
Drive 0.4 miles and the Retreat Centre is on the left hand side.

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