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

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 walking holidays in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. We arrange your accommodation and luggage transfers for the duration of your holiday, and provide a comprehensive pack containing maps, guide books and itinerary information, allowing you to enjoy the trail at your own pace. Choose from a wide range of trails and customisable itineraries, including Offa’s Dyke Path, Glyndwr’s Way and Three Castles Walk.


Great British Walks

Tel: 01600 713008


Great British Walks specialises in self-guided walking holidays in England, Scotland and Wales.

Based in the beautiful Wye Valley on the borders of England and Wales, Great British Walks 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.


Celtic Trails                                                                                                                                                         

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

Tel. 00 44 (0) 1291 689774.

Web site:


Celtic Trails Walking Holidays provides you with over 20 years’ experience in creating hassle-free walking holidays.

Located on Offa’s Dyke Path, our local knowledge is second to none. Each holiday is tailor-made to suit your exact needs; staying in comfortable accommodations with welcoming and experienced hosts, we will organise a holiday that is just right for you.


Sherpa Expeditions

1b Osiers Road, London SW18 1NL

Tel: 0800 008 7741



Founded in 1973, Sherpa Expeditions offers self-guided and guided walking & cycling holidays in Europe and the UK – including a popular 8-day walking tour along the Offa’s Dyke Path. On your travels with us, you will benefit from packages with detailed route notes, maps, pre-departure information and baggage transfer. You overnight where available in locally owned and operated B&Bs, hotels and inns to provide you with a charming local experience.



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.


Absolute Escapes Ltd                  

24 Forth Street, Edinburgh EH1 3LH

Tel: +44 (0) 131 610 1210


Absolute Escapes are award-winning specialists in self-guided walking holidays on Offa’s Dyke Path. We have 15 years’ experience of delivering exceptional walking holidays, fuelled by the most knowledgeable, passionate and enthusiastic experts in the industry.

Our Offa’s Dyke Path packages include carefully-selected accommodation, door-to-door baggage transfers, guidebook/map, comprehensive information pack and recommended kit list. Visit our website for further details of our packages and suggested itineraries. We’d be delighted to tailor any of these itineraries to create your own unique adventure on the Offa’s Dyke Path. Please do not hesitate to get in touch today to start planning an unforgettable walking holiday on the magnificent Offa’s Dyke Path.


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.


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 13 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

Tricounty Taxi

01547 529007/07533 666675



  • Local service
  • Events
  • Airports
  • Stations
  • Licensed to carry 8 passengers.

Hay Taxi Bus

Tel: 07974 106 656

Luggage Transfers – Canoe and Bike Taxi – Muddy Boots and Dogs Welcome!



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 327758

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.





Walklite Baggage Transfer

Tel: 07852 282 319


Your first choice for the southern section of Offa’s Dyke Path & the Wye Valley Walk

Morning collections – luggage waiting for you when you arrive

FREE luggage labels

Friendly advice on route planning

See our blog for the Offa’s Dyke experience