Privately owned hotel with a passion for providing first-class customer service
We welcome children and have two larger family rooms (each sleeping 4/5) within the Hotel as well as the beautiful Stable Cottage that sits within the Hotel grounds. We have been welcoming families back year after year to enjoy spending time in the South Wales area fishing in the nearby River Usk, having a golfing break, walking, fishing or taking a trip to the coast. We also welcome guests visiting Wales for the RBS Six Nations Rugby at the Principality Stadium - you can be assured of a cheerful welcome for this popular sporting event!
Along with family rooms we have a room with wheelchair and passenger lift access close by. The addition of Complimentary Wireless Broadband in all of our bedrooms and throughout the whole hotel means that all guests can keep in touch with their business and friends at all times.
Our Luxury Hotel break one night stay allows you time to relax and unwind whilst enjoying a Prosecco afternoon tea and dinner in our Clarkes restaurant. If you want to extend your stay we also offer a two-night break.
If you are guests of a wedding taking place at the Hotel, please note that you will not be able to book on-line. This is because rooms are being held as priority for the happy couple until six weeks prior to their wedding day. If you are a wedding guest, and would like to stay with us, please make your booking via our Reception team on 01291 672302.
The hotel is set in the perfect location to allow you to explore the wonderful Welsh countryside and return at the end of the day to the comfort of one of our 27 ensuite guest bedrooms all individually furnished and equipped with flat screen televisions / DVD players and tea and coffee making facilities. Furnished to a high standard, every guest bedroom room is fully en-suite and equipped with with trouser press, flat-screen television/ DVD player, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities and most have views of the hotel's spacious gardens.
Bed and Breakfast
Bed & Breakfast (single) £120
Bed & Breakfast (double) £140
Bed & Breakfast (family x 3) £160
Bed & Breakfast (family x 4) £180
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast (single) £145
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast (double) £180
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast (family x 3) £235
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast (family x 4) £280
All rates include a full Welsh breakfast from our a la carte breakfast menu including a wide selection of fruit juices, cereals are available together with freshly baked croissants and home-made jams. Our award winning Clarkes restaurant is open from 6.30pm to 9.30pm (last orders 9.00pm) and serves light meals through to an excellent selection of a la carte dinners. Room service menus are displayed in each room.
Check in time is from 3.00pm onwards.
Guests are kindly requested to vacate their room by 10.30am.
If you are looking for more of a romantic get-away in South Wales look no further! We can provide all the little extra touches for you - Champagne on ice ready for your arrival, flowers for the lady - just ask our friendly reception staff when you book your stay! Our aim is to make your visit to South Wales one to remember for all the right reasons.
For that special gift, we can arrange a personalised gift voucher that can be purchased as a birthday or anniversary gift and exchanged for a stay in the hotel or a dining experience in our popular restaurant.
We regularly offer special offers for you to enjoy your short break in South Wales and save some money at the same time! Please contact our friendly Reception team who will be delighted to assist you in booking your stay.
Perfect for that short break away to re-charge your batteries or enjoy a family break visiting some of the many tourist attractions in South Wales.
The capital city of Wales, Cardiff is within a 30 - 40 minute drive. With easy access to the M4 within minutes of leaving the hotel, you can explore some of the many visitor attractions that make our capital city so great. The Principality Stadium hosts many sporting fixtures and concerts, Cardiff Castle is the perfect place to explore and we recommend a visit to St Fagans Musuem on the outskirts of Cardiff where you can find out about the history of Wales. For shoppers, St Davids Shopping Centre is one of the many places to have some retail therapy. Here you will find many designer shops, high street brands, quaint shopping malls and places to eat.
The Principality Stadium, Cardiff
We appreciate that pets are part of the family
As our guest you are welcome to bring your dog into the grounds and the building of the hotel as long as it is fully house-trained. For the comfort of other guests, we ask that you keep your dog on a lead and under control at all times. Dogs must not be left unattended and are not permitted on beds or furniture at any time.
We have certain bedrooms in which dogs are permitted and these are subject to availability. In order to comply with Health and Safety legislation your pet is not permitted in any restaurant, lounge or bar area (except assistance dogs).
We welcome responsible dog owners - if a dog were to display aggressive behaviour its owner would be required to remove it from the hotel grounds immediately.
Any fouling in bedrooms, public areas and grounds must be cleaned up immediately and the area sanitised. Dog owners will be responsible for the cost of cleaning, repair or replacement of any items stained or damaged by their dog.
Dogs that are deemed to be a nuisance or danger to other hotel guests must be removed from the premises immediately. The hotel reserves the right to make this decision at any time. Should the hotel have to compensate other guests for any disturbance caused by your dog this will be charged to your account.
There is a charge for pets – please ask upon booking.
If you are planning a wedding in South Wales we have 28 en-suite guest bedrooms to accommodate your guests. We have two family rooms, sixteen doubles, two four-poster bedrroms, seven twin guest bedrooms plus the Stable cottage in the grounds.
Raglan Festival – Friday 7th – Sunday 9th June
Annual festival held at various locations across the village, with music workshops for children as well as performances from choirs, brass bands, rock bands and cover artists. There is also a street party on Sunday afternoon! Free entry!
Madness at Chepstow Racecourse – Saturday 8th June
An evening of racing from 6pm followed by Madness on stage from 9:15pm. Tickets are £40 each, children aged 17 & under are £20.
Gin & Jazz race day at Chepstow Racecourse – Friday 14th June
Details of entertainment throughout the day will be released shortly. Tickets are £18 in advance, £23 on the day. Children under 17 are free and parking is free.
Usk Open Gardens – Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June 10am – 5pm
Around 20 private gardens in Usk are open to visitors, ranging from small cottage gardens to Usk Castle itself, all to raise money for local charities. All the gardens are in walking distance of the free car parks in the town and there is also a regular minibus service running between 10am and 4:45pm. There are many cafes and restaurants in the town, or feel free to have a picnic on the banks of the river! Admission is £7.50 for one day or £10 for the weekend. Children 14 and under are free. A Garden Passport can be purchased from one of the Maryport St free car parks, or from Twyn Spuare. The passport provides a map and description of the gardens and advises on wheelchair accessibility and whether dogs are allowed in each garden.
Dubs at the Castle, Caldicot Castle and Country Park – Friday 19th – Sunday 21st July
Fun-filled camping weekend brought to you by VW enthusiasts. Throughout the weekend there are live bands, traders, club displays, the ever popular Old Skool Bike Competition and Show’n’shine. There are various activities for children plus a selection of food stalls. Day tickets available from main gate, £10 per adult. Children under 16 are free.
Usk Show – Saturday 14th September
Showground is open from 8am to 6.30pm. Trade stands open 9am to 6.30pm. Advance ticket prices, adult £10, 12-16 years £3, under 12’s free. On the gate prices, adult £12, 12-16 years £4, under 12’s free. Free parking at the showground, free park and ride from Usk College, free shuttle bus from Twyn Square.
Rhod Gilbert 6th-8th June
Mumford & Sons 10th June
Mrs Brown’s Boys D’Musical 13th-16th June
Ricky Gervais 26th-27th June
Westlife 1st-2nd July
Comic Con 7th-8th September
Brian Cox 18th September
Russell Howard 23th-24th September
Alice Cooper 12th October
James Arthur 19th October
Jack Whitehall 29th November
Lewis Capaldi 11th March 2020
Manchester United vs AC Milan 3rd August
Wales vs England (rugby) 17th August
Wales vs Ireland (rugby) 31st August
Speedway Grand Prix 21st September
Places to Visit
Big Pit National Coal Museum
Brecon Beacons National Park
Brecon Mountain Railway
Dan Yr Ogof and the National Showcaves Centre
Rhondda Heritage Park
Tintern Abbey and the Wye Valley
St Fagans National Museum
Dean Forest Railway Museum
Pen Y Fan
The Royal Mint