With the natural splendour of the Brecon Beacons National Park on its doorstep, Abergavenny is the perfect location for a romantic break and there’s plenty of affordable accommodation in and around the town to make your stay one that will live long in the memory.
Hotels for Romantic Walks in Abergavenny
As a “gateway to Wales”, Abergavenny is ideal for couples planning on walking and hiking among the stunning Welsh countryside, or merely taking a stroll through the historic town.
There is a variety of guesthouses, hotels and bed and breakfasts to suit all tastes and your romantic getaway can be easily arranged through Expedia before you arrive.
There are hotels in the heart of Abergavenny that are perfect for visitors who are looking to enjoy a relaxing break in this friendly town. There is plenty to see and do within walking distance of the town centre including a great selection of cafes and restaurants - as well as the odd watering hole.
Just north of the town, the village of Pandy is just a stone’s throw from the border with England and sits in the shadow of the stunning Skirrid Mountain.<p >There are plenty of walking routes around the area, including the peak itself, which after an initial steep climb breaks out into a long ridgeway boasting unrivalled views over the surrounding countryside.
Affordable accommodation is available in the village and with Abergavenny and the Brecon Beacons so close it is the perfect spot for a romantic getaway.
Just outside Pandy is the stunning Llanthony Priory. Situated within a steep sided valley in the Black Mountains area of the Brecon Beacons National Park, the main ruins of the this former Augustinian priory are protected as a heritage site and offer glorious views of the surrounding countryside.
Hotels for Cycling in Abergavenny
If your idea of a couple’s weekend is a bit more energetic then there are plenty of cycle routes around Abergavenny to cater for hardened mountain bikers and gentle cyclists alike.
There are country houses and bed and breakfasts in the town and surrounding villages that are perfect starting points for a day exploring the beautiful countryside.
Abergavenny is a perfect base for discovering the Brecon Beacons on two wheels with challenging climbs rewarded by some stunning scenery.
Cyclists can also choose to follow the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal path that runs throughout the area and has the added advantage of being flat!
Romantic Nights Out Near Abergavenny
Abergavenny is within easy striking distance of both Newport and Cardiff so couples can enjoy a romantic night out amongst the big city lights before returning to the relaxing small town charms of their hotel.
Trains run from Abergavenny to both nearby cities so it is easy to enjoy a dinner and a show as part of your romantic break.
Where Will You Stay in Abergavenny?
The beauty of this part of Wales is an ideal backdrop to your romantic getaway and with such a variety of hotels and accommodation ready to pander to your every need, you can be sure to find the place that suits.