PENYLAN FARM has magnificent views, set between the Wye Valley, Forest of Dean and Black Mountains. It is just 5 miles from the medieval market town of Monmouth, birthplace of Henry V. Original oak beams and under floor heating together with Welsh wool blankets will make your stay here extra special. Awake to the sound of the birds singing and stunning views. Savour the delights of the farm’s free range eggs, sausages and bacon from award winning local butcher and a selection of fresh fruit, yoghurt and homemade preserves. WiFi access.
Directions & MapNearest town or village: HENDRE
Take the M4 over the new Severn Bridge as far as Junction 24. Then take the A449 to Raglan, where it turns into the A40 to Monmouth. Take slip road immediately after the tunnel into Monmouth (signposted Rockfield). Pass the Esso garage on left and new bridge on right. Straight across roundabout and then bear right at second roundabout (Britannia Inn on right) on to B4233 towards Rockfield / Abergavenny. This will take you over roundabout near old gatehouse and Monnow bridge and straight over three mini roundabouts. Bear left in the village of Rockfield (approx. 2 miles from Monmouth) staying on B4233 towards Abergavenny. (DO NOT turn right to Newcastle). After passing the Steppes Farm Cottages & Stonemill Restaurant take the next right turn to Newcastle (just past a white bungalow on the right). Look out for green Penylan B&B signs. Follow road for approximately 1 ½ miles. After passing Llangattock Montessori School on the left take next left turn (opposite cottage on right). Penylan is situated approximately ½ mile down road on right hand side. Alternatively, for a scenic route, you could cross the River Severn via the old bridge, leaving at Chepstow to travel along the Wye Valley Road, passing Tintern Abbey, to Monmouth.
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