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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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avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8126582
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Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8128998
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Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
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Excellent! 4.6/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #1874495
7
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #1880426
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
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Excellent! 4.6/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #6104329
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Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #6707992
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #493322
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Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #6556196
6
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8123500
14
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 7 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 17
House #8131077
11
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6867663
2
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6509450
1
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 9
House #838758
11
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #1996398
5
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6491809
2
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Multiple rentals Cottage #1785333
2
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #1964363
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #1890632
15
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #6975143
  • Studio
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 20
House #8146235
2
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #8010888
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals Cottage #8137394
6
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
  • 8 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 15
Chateau / Country House #404339
7
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Multiple rentals Cottage #1785333
5
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals Cottage #8107802
2
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #6896558
2
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1965879
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8089269
1
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1124523
1
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6513397
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #6847139
1
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #1124509
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #6843754
2
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6939338
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6901785
1
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 8 BR
  • 6 BA
  • Sleeps 20
Cottage #1967257
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1969314
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #1235174
  • 3 BR
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6737856
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Cottage #6731190
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #8089503
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Chalet #6952025
2
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Barn #8183157
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #8133919
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #1891482
1
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Cottage #8253924
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Multiple rentals Barn #8107802
2
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
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Recent Reviews

Lovely views, quiet location and beautiful country side

4 of 5
Clean and comfortable, well appointed, interior steps a bit steep for the older person and the road access a challenge
  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017

Perfect Escape

5 of 5
I booked Brontes Cottage for a surprise birthday treat for my husband and we were not disappointed. The cottage is very well appointed and has everything you may need. The welcome pack and surprise bottle of fizz was very much appreciated indeed. We ate at the village pub both days and thoroughly enjoyed especially the short stroll home. We did a circular walk but there are more adventurous walks if the weather is good. All in all a very enjoyable and relaxing few days in a peaceful location to which we will definitely return
  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017