Where to stay around Monmouthshire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 199 holiday lettings near Monmouthshire. From 110 Cottages to 32 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Monmouthshire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Monmouthshire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Monmouthshire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Abergavenny: 523 holiday homes
  • Monmouth: 474 holiday homes
  • Chepstow: 124 holiday homes
  • Usk: 138 holiday homes
  • Chepstow: 134 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Monmouthshire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Monmouthshire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Monmouthshire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Abergavenny: 523 holiday lettings
  • Monmouth: 474 holiday lettings
  • Chepstow: 124 holiday lettings
  • Usk: 138 holiday lettings
  • Pontypool: 260 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Monmouthshire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Monmouthshire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Tintern Abbey: 685 holiday rentals
  • Raglan Castle: 611 holiday rentals
  • Abergavenny Museum and Castle: 588 holiday rentals
  • Chepstow Castle: 655 holiday rentals
  • Big Pit National Coal Museum: 447 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Monmouthshire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Monmouthshire, United Kingdom, Your Home Away From Home

The county of Monmouthshire occupies the furthest south-eastern corner of the principality of Wales. This new unitary authority was created as recently as 1996 and at the time it proved to be quite controversial with many locals as it only incorporated around 20% of the previous inhabitants of this ceremonial county. The mass majority of the old population of Monmouthshire are concentrated in other separate unitary authorities. Modern day Monmouthshire now incorporates the main towns of Abergavenny, Monmouth, Caldicot and Chepstow. Reserving self catering accommodation in Monmouthshire is ideal for people who want to come and go as they please and really make the most of the area.

Things to Do on Holiday in Monmouthshire, United Kingdom

Your holidays in Monmouthshire will be spent in a truly beautiful part of the United Kingdom; an area where you are able to make the most of the hilly and picturesque countryside by way of a number of popular activities. These include hill walking and hiking, rock climbing, abseiling, canoeing and kayaking and for the real adrenaline-junkies, you might even want to try your hand at white-water rafting. Other pastimes available are swimming, gym facilities, tennis, badminton, golf and horse riding.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Monmouthshire, United Kingdom

There are numerous places to visit on your holidays in Monmouthshire, it might be a good idea to prepare an itinerary before you come. Some of the most popular and famous tourist attractions in the county include The Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons National Park, Chepstow Castle, Grosmont Castle, Caldicot Castle, Offa’s Dyke, The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, Llanthony Priory and Tintern Abbey. By visiting the county’s largest towns you will gain a good idea of the area’s history and the best suggestions here include Abergavenny, Monmouth, Usk, Trellech and Chepstow.

Weather in Monmouthshire, United Kingdom

Visitors on their holidays in Monmouthshire can expect a climate that is usually a good couple of degrees milder than the rest of the UK - especially in the summer. Between the months of June and August, you can expect average daytime highs to hit the low-twenties degrees Celsius. In winter, values of around 8 degrees are commonplace. As this is in the west of the UK, snowfall is not frequent, however, when it does fall here, it can prove to be particularly heavy.

Travel to Monmouthshire, United Kingdom

The easiest way to travel to your self catering accommodation in Monmouthshire is definitely by way of the road network. The M4, M48 and M50 will all head in the direction of the county, then there are good A roads throughout the area. For the closest airport, you should look at Bristol (BRS) which has connections with other parts of the UK.

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