Guides, Taxis and Luggage Services

Check for services from the accommodation addresses in the Where To Stay section that include ‘Luggage’ in their details. There will normally be a charge for this service: this and the service required should be agreed in advance.

Holiday Companies

Absolute Escapes Ltd

Forsyth House, 93 George Street, Edinburgh EH39 4SD

Tel: 0131 2401210


Absolute Escapes specialises in self-guided walking holidays in the UK and Ireland. We provide comprehensive packages for the Offa’s Dyke Path which includes your accommodation, door-to-door baggage transfers, Maps, Guidebook and full Information Pack. We offer a range of itineraries on our website and would also be delighted to tailor a walk to suit you.

We also offer packages on many other long distance walks in the UK & Ireland, including the Coast to Coast, Dales Way, West Highland Way and Pembrokeshire Coast Path.

Contours Walking Holidays

Unit 11, Via Gellia Mill, Via Gellia Road, Bonsall, Matlock, DE4 2AJ

Tel: 01629 821900 Fax: 01629 821901

Web Site:

Contours Walking Holidays specialise in organising self-guided “inn-to-inn” walking holidays throughout Britain. We arrange your accommodation along the trail, transfer your luggage between overnight stops and provide maps, guidebooks, a tour dossier and emergency backup. Choose from a wide range of trails including Offa’s Dyke Path, Glyndwr’s Way, and Three Castles Walk.

Byways Breaks – Walking Holidays, Accommodation Booking and Luggage Service

27 Harthill Avenue, Liverpool, L18 6HY.

Tel. 0151 722 8050.

Web site:

Byways Breaks specialise in walking holidays and provide an accommodation booking service and/or luggage transfer service on Offa’s Dyke Path (and other trails like Glyndwr’s Way, Pembrokeshire and Anglesey Coast Paths).

We arrange itineraries around the distance you want to walk, book carefully selected, walker friendly accommodation and arrange luggage transfers.  We can also organise parking and taxis. Our service is flexible, and we’ll do as little or as much as you want.

We also organise fully inclusive self-guided walking and cycling holidays along the Welsh-English border including sections of Offa’s Dyke, the Sandstone Trail and Llangollen Canal.

For full details of all walks and our service, see our web site, or to discuss your holiday requirements please phone us or email.

Celtic Trails

PO Box 11, Chepstow, Monmouthshire. NP16 6ZD.

Tel. 00 44 (0) 1291 689774. Fax 00 44 (0) 1291 689846.

Web site:


Celtic Trails Walking Holidays provides you with 20 years’ experience and expertise in organising walking holidays along Offa’s Dyke Path and Glyndwr’s Way.

We are located on Offa’s Dyke Path and our local knowledge is second to none.

Each holiday is tailor-made to suit your exact needs; enjoy comfortable accommodation with welcoming and experienced hosts; from small B&Bs and farmhouses to inns and hotels, with upgrades if required.  Included are all luggage transfers, maps, walk packs, local information and travel details.  Additionally, we offer airport/train station collection and vehicle parking if required.

Contact us directly by phone to discuss your holiday with our friendly team, or email us for a prompt response.

And if you’re feeling particularly adventurous, why not extend your Offa’s Dyke walk onto the 870 mile Wales Coast Path.

Our expert holiday planning will provide the walk that is just right for you.

TriCounty Tours

Covering magnificent mid Wales, historic Herefordshire and stunning Shropshire from the vantage of our VW minibus “Eddie”, TriCounty Tours shows you the sights and sounds of the region that is the Welsh Marches. Offering chauffeur driven personal guided tours that include the Elan Valley reservoirs, the Shropshire Hills, Castles and mediaeval churches and cathedrals plus areas of outstanding natural beauty and those with dark skies status – an area that is kept free of artificial light pollution. The purpose of a dark sky location is generally to promote astronomy.

The Walking Holiday Company

P.O.Box 118, Monmouth. NP25 9AS.

Tel: 01600 713008 Fax: 01600 714772


The Walking Holiday Company specialises in self-guided walking holidays in England, Scotland and Wales.

Based in the beautiful Wye Valley on the borders of England and Wales, the Walking Holiday Company offers a bespoke walking/hiking holiday service, booking your accommodation, transferring your luggage and supplying you with the guide books, route notes and maps to allow you the freedom to explore your chosen National Trail.

The Offa’s Dyke Path is well recognised as being one of the most popular walks in Wales, and with our local knowledge, contacts and experience, you can be assured of our best service.

We also offer the Wye Valley Walk, Glyndwr’s Way, the Three Castles Walk, and the Pembrokeshire Coast Path in Wales. For full details of our complete service please visit our website. You can contact us by email or telephone. We will be delighted to help you with your enquiry.

Wales Walking Holidays

3 Penrallt, Menai Bridge, Isle of Anglesey, North Wales LL59 5LP

Tel: 01248 713611
Mob: 07979 055979


Wales Walking Holidays specialise in self-guided walking holidays in Wales. Operating for over 12 years we can offer a tailor-made holiday from single walkers to small groups on Offa’s Dyke Path and Glyndwr’s Way.

Our packages include comfortable accommodations, door to door luggage transfers, maps, guide books, detailed road books and emergency back up.

Wales Walking Holidays offer the same service in other area of Wales, including the Wales Coast Path (870 miles from Prestatyn to Chepstow), Glyndwr’s Way, North Wales Path , Snowdonia , Wicklow (Ireland)and the Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path where we operate as Anglesey Walking Holidays –


Knighton Taxis

Tel: 01547 528165

  • Knighton based taxi service, offering transport for 1 to 16 passengers.
  • Luggage transfer service
  • Covering the Offa’s Dyke Path and Glyndwr’s Way
  • Will carry dogs with prior notice
  • Direct transfers to and from Chepstow and Prestatyn

Owen’s Motors

Tel: 01547 528303
Mob: 07970 550192

  • Airport runs & walking parties catered for
  • Distance no object
  • Quotation without obligation
  • Advanced booking only

Baggage Carrier Services

They collect and transport luggage. Check for services from the accommodation addresses in the Where To Stay section that include ‘Luggage’ in their details. There will normally be a charge for this service: this and the service required should be agreed in advance.

Eco Carriers Luggage Transfer

Tel: 01544 231706.
Mob: 07786 717830.

Between Hay-on-Wye, Kington and Knighton or anywhere within 20 miles of Kington. Pay accommodation provider on the day. Eco Carriers aims to reduce vehicle miles in the Marches.