Explore South Wales, Monmouthshire & Beyond:

Your Croes Vaen Adventure Starts Here.

The Perfect Base Camp

Plan Unforgettable Day Trips from Croes Vaen

When you stay with us at Croes Vaen, you’ll find yourself perfectly positioned to explore some of the top attractions that make Monmouthshire such a jewel in Wales’s crown.

The Best Of Monmouthshire
Explore the Local Area

Find the Treasures of Monmouthshire

Dip your toe into the past and get lost for a day in the rich history that seeps from this ancient land.

With nine unique castles to explore, including the grand Raglan Castle and the fascinating ruins of Tintern Abbey, you’ll be swept back in time to an era of knights, legends, and ageless stories.

If you prefer your adventure a little more cultured, there is much to learn about the Monmouthshire artistic soul at the region’s museums and galleries. The Nelson Museum and Local History Centre, Monmouth, the Shire Hall, Abergavenny, and many more offer a slightly different kind of treasure hunting. Spend hours here exploring the many artefacts and works of art and see if you can deep-dive into life here in the “quiet” side of Wales.

The Perfect base Camp

South Wales at Your Doorstep

Don’t forget about the countryside. With 19 nature reserves to admire, including the Wye Valley AONB, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to stunning views, pretty waters, and rolling countryside.

Unforgettable Landscapes
Admire the Views South Wales has to Offer

Explore from Croes Vaen

Maybe you’ll want to take a leisurely stroll around the paths and walkways of Veddw House, following in our footsteps.

Or maybe you’ll want to feel the wind in your hair at The Kymin, an idyllic 18th-century Round House and Naval Temple that offers stunning views of landscapes and the River Wye.

Let Us Help You!

Robin and Sam, your hosts at Croes Vaen, are excited to share their passion for this stunning corner of Wales.

Let us know your interests – family-friendly fun, romantic getaways, or energetic outdoor weekends, and we’ll help you plan the perfect break.

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