By Car

By Train

By Bus

Wells, Somerset

The Swan Hotel is opposite Wells Cathedral. Wells is on the A39 and the nearest motorway is the M5.

Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea or

Castle Cary

Weston-super-Mare or Wells

Exmoor National Park

Simonsbath House is in Simonsbath on the B3224. The nearest motorway is the M5.

Barnstaple or Tiverton

Barnstaple or Taunton

North Cornwall

Treglos Hotel is in Constantine Bay just off the B3276 from Padstow to Newquay, just off the A389, which is accessed by either the A30 at Bodmin or the A39 at Wadebridge



The Wye Valley

The Bells Hotel is outside Coleford off the B4228 to Clearwell.

Lydney or Chepstow


The Lake District

Langdale Chase Hotel is on the A591 by the lakeside. Take J36 off the M6 from the south or J40 from the north.



Transport to the Hotels - Under normal circumstances you would arrive at the hotel using your own transport. If you require a lift from the airport, train station or coach station arrangements can be made to pick you up from selected stations at specific time slots, if we can. Please check when booking as they will be allocated on a first come first served basis. In some instances we may need to make a small charge for pickups. Alternatively, we can help arrange transport for you for which we will need to charge for.

Transport to Painting Locations - When painting on location, we will normally be able to take most people in either the tutor’s car or one of our cars. It may be necessary for you to use your own car and depending on the party this could be done on a rotation basis. If you do not have transport or do not drive then there will be space for you in one of our cars.

Transport in the UK


If arriving at Bristol Airport we can sometimes pick you up from there for selected holidays. Please call for details.

For holidays in North Cornwall you can fly to Newquay Airport which is only 20 minutes from the hotel. (*)

Transport in the Europe

Transport to the Hotels - Transfers from selected airports and train stations for our European destinations is included in the price. Please call for details/advice and pick-up times before booking your flight or train ticket.



By Train

Caldas De Monchique



The Luberon, Provence

Marseille, Avignon

Avignon (via Eurostar)

Transport to Painting Locations - All transport to painting locations is included in the price when in Europe.