From navigating the Tube to exploring by ferry, Rome2rio’s UK travel guides give you the lowdown on this tourist hotspot. There is a limit of 250 people per day allowed on the island in order to protect the wildlife. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. Can’t make it to Skomer Island but love puffins? There is then a steep and quite long flight of steps to climb, however there is no rush, there are plenty of chances to rest, and lots to look at on the way up. Save this link to stay updated on COVID-19 restrictions, If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 111. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. To confirm your download please enter your email address below: © Islandeering 2020 Once a Puffling comes along the parents divide their time between fishing for food, protecting the burrow (the great black-backed gull is their biggest predator on Skomer), chatting with passing Puffins and making sure they look their best! Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; A 50-seater passenger boat transports visitors to the Island from Martin’s Haven (OS Grid Ref: SM 760 091), a small cove two miles on from Marloes village, which is 12 miles south west of the county town of Haverfordwest. Skomer here we come. So you’ll want to follow along. ), but there was so much more to see. What a beautiful place!!! The Skomer Island coast path is a wonderful way to experience it all. })(document, 'script', '//aff.bstatic.com/static/affiliate_base/js/flexiproduct.js'); As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help. Thanks so much for reading . Is there a minimum stay on Skomer Island? An old farm on the island offers self-catering accommodation with a communal kitchen, lounge area and library.

They shuffle quickly to their nests to feed their hungry pufflings. As a result, thousands of chicks and eggs have been abandoned.

I’ve also popped up a little video of my trip Way Out West over on Instagram. Find out here how to adopt. Check the Skomer Boat twitter feed to see if the boat is sailing on the day you want to cross.

if you are looking for a motorhome or van rental – we highly recommend the Motorhome Republic who can find the best deals worldwide. var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Between the 1st May to 1st September, overnight stays are two nights or a multiple of two nights duration: Sun and Mon, Tues and Wed, Thurs and Fri. Saturdays are a one night stay but or you can able to add this to any consecutive 2-day stay either side. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account.