Sci-fi Weekender ( SFW ) 2016

Sci-fi Weekender ( SFW ) 2016
Haven Hafan y Mor Holiday Park
LL53 6HX
United Kingdom
Dates: 17th - 20th Mar 2016

Festival Information

Sci-fi Weekender ( SFW ) 2016 Overview

Now in its 7th cycle, The Sci-fi Weekender continues to promise the ultimate Sci-Fi experience. Quite simply it's a festival of fun and activities for people who love science fiction and fantasy.

SFW will be packed with activities for fans: big-name guests, interviews, Q&A sessions, movie screenings, comic workshops, video gaming, music, book readings and plenty more. It's all about bringing like-minded people together for a weekend structured around a core 5 pillars.... the entertaining Imaginarium, the sweeping Masquerade Ball, the Multiple zone culture, featuring, Gaming, Comic, Author, Screening as well as the fiendish Sci Fi London quiz nights.

The Sci-fi Weekender attendees will get the chance to fully immerse themselves in a sci-fi & fantasy culture. Fans can discover how comics are made, discuss burning issues with their favourite author, or be among the first to see exclusive screenings of films and TV shows. There are also many autograph opportunities: Above all, though, it's a chance to hang out with like-minded people and enjoy a few drinks in a cool environment with other fans from around the planet.

Happening on the same site on the same weekend is the HRH Prog festival. Tickets for  SFW also give you full access to all arenas for HRH Prog .

Ticket prices (from): Accommodation available (including VIP) - Priced based upon occupancy and accommodation package – see Ticket link for details. 

See our review of HRH Prog / SFW 2015

Sci-fi Weekender ( SFW ) 2016 Travel Info

Hafan Y Môr Holiday Park

Pwllheli, Gwynedd, North Wales, LL53 6HJ


 The nearest train and bus station is located in Pwllheli, which is about 4 miles from the Park.  Although a quicker route by train for some people will be to go into Bangor and get a shuttle bus to Hafan y Mor


From the North & North West At Chester, pick up the A55 and A5. Join A487 to Caernarfon, then A499 to Pwllheli. Then A497 to Pothmadog. The Park is on the right, approximately 3 miles out of Pwllheli.

From the Midlands & the South M54 to Telford, A5 past Oswestry and Llangollen. Take A494 to Bala. In Bala turn right for Porthmadog. Turn left at the roundabout in Porthmadog, signposted Criccieth and Pwllheli. The Park is on the left, 3 miles out of Criccieth.


Manchester and Liverpool


 Haven typically negotiate a 10% discount with National Express, Please call 0871 781 8181 for details to plan your journey by coach. Open 7 days a week 8am - 8pm. Payment can be made by credit or debit card - please allow 4 working days for tickets to arrive.

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Sci-fi Weekender ( SFW ) 2016 Hotels

Hotel Miles Location Rating  
Y Castell 3.70 Pwllheli Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Awel Mor 4.10 Criccieth Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Lion Hotel 4.30 Criccieth Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Caerwylan Hotel 4.40 Criccieth Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Craig Y Glyn 7.20 Llanbedrog Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Golden Fleece Inn 8.30 Porthmadog Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Tudor Lodge 8.40 PORTHMADOG Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Royal Sportsman Hotel 8.50 Porthmadog Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Hotel Portmeirion and Castell Deudraeth 9.80 Penrhyndeudraeth Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Morlyn Guest House 10.00 Harlech Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info

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