This beautiful Welsh border county has so much to offer visitors choosing to take a self-catering holiday in Monmouthshire. Featuring stunning scenery from riverside to hilltop, it lies between the Wye Valley – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Brecon Beacons National Park. Renting a holiday cottage in Monmouthshire is a great way to take it all in and have a place to come back to each evening. Monmouthshire is a picturesque corner of Wales, packed with natural beauty and pretty market towns and its fair share of castles such as Chepstow, Raglan, Caldicot, and Abergavenny. To spend an hour or two exploring other historic locations, head for Monmouth or the ruins of Tintern Abbey.
Orchard House is a large and luxuriously furnished Monmouthshire Holiday Cottage nestling deep in the Llangovan Valley on a cider apple farm. This family and dog-friendly countryside cottage sleeping 24 in 10 bedrooms (8 bathrooms) in a rural area of outstanding natural beauty. Pets Welcome.
Anne’s Hut blends into the surrounding woodland. The unique former shepherd’s hut has been fashioned into a romantic cottage in Penterry, Monmouthshire, which boasts extensive gardens with wonderful countryside views, luxurious décor, a wood burner, an outdoor firepit and contemporary comforts.
Woodbank is a large, idyllic holiday cottage in South Wales in beautiful rural surroundings above the River Usk in Llanhennock. The house cottage sleeps 20 in 8 bedrooms with 6 bathrooms. It is set within 20 acres of private grounds within easy reach of the Brecon Beacons and the South Wales Coast.
Treetops is a large holiday cottage with a swimming pool located in the in the sleepy rural Monmouthshire village of Govilon near attractive market town of Abergavenny. It sleeps 17 and is perfect for large groups and for walking and cycling holidays in the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains
This luxuriously furnished windmill in the countryside near Usk in Monmouthshire was built in 1813 and lovingly restored to create a large and quirky holiday cottage sleeping 12 close to the Brecon Beacons National Park. Pets welcome.
The Manor on the Monnow is an impressive baroque manor house located on the east bank of the River Monnow, just a short walk from the centre of Monmouth. The property comfortably accommodates 24 guests in 11 bedrooms/9 bathrooms, with spacious communal areas, great outdoor space, and a hot tub too!
Orchard Cottage is a gorgeous stone-built romantic cottage in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Penterry, Monmouthshire. The pet-friendly cottage offers wonderful Wye Valley views as well as contemporary comforts combined with a log fire, traditional charm, seclusion and an outdoor fire pit.
Visit the Welsh highlands around the remote village of Llanddewi Skirrid, and stay at Millbrook Barn, a child-friendly, large countryside cottage on a working sheep farm, a lovingly furnished four-bedroom holiday home near Abergavenny with fabulous games room and two spiral staircases.
High Cloud is a large and comfortable Wye Valley Farmhouse and separate Barn in Monmouthshire with a swimming pool and hot tub. High Cloud offers self-catering holidays in a secluded countryside location - no neighbours or traffic noise, just panoramic far-reaching rural views. Pets welcome.
Fairlea Grange is a superb, large and comfortable Victorian townhouse in Abergavenny sleeping up to 24 guests, in a perfect location for exploring the Brecon Beacons and the Welsh Marches. Facilities in this dog-friendly holiday home include a huge Home TV Lounge, Games Room, Hot Tub and Mini-gym.
Nature seems to have designed Monmouthshire with beauty in mind, endowing it with soft rolling hills, gently sloping wooded valleys and the meandering rivers of the Usk and Wye. Plan a day on the river, hiring a canoe at the Monmouth Canoe Centre, or hire bicycles at Hopyard Farm near Abergavenny and take to the lanes on a summer’s day to really appreciate the natural beauty of the Monmouthshire Countryside. Guaranteed to work up a healthy appetite for a meal made of local produce back at your self-catering cottage.