Nestled in the Usk Valley you’ll find Abergavenny, a delightful market town. It’s been nicknamed the ‘Gateway to Wales’ and makes the perfect retreat for a holiday to this spectacular country. Wales is a land of castles so while there make sure you take a trip to the ruins of Abergavenny Castle. Nearby you’ll find the Big Pit Coal Museum, documenting the mining history, and a vineyard on the sunny slopes of Sugar Loaf Mountain.
Why visit Abergavenny?
This town is a fantastic place for a holiday. With excellent heritage sites to visit, spectacular walks into the mountains and through the bustling town, and independent shops for finding the perfect souvenir, it’s a great place to take friends and family for a break.
Things to do in Abergavenny:
Try to visit while the annual Abergavenny Food Festival is taking place, it’s a great place to taste new and exquisite cuisine and to buy some fresh food to take home and cook up for a delicious meal. All year you can visit the town hall and market or stop for a bite at one of the lovely cafés and eateries.
Why stay in an Abergavenny cottage?
Our holiday homes are ideal for families, groups or couples and this market town makes a great getaway with lovely attractions and parks to explore. Search through our lovely cottages in Abergavenny to find the perfect place for a fantastic stay in gorgeous Wales.
Three must see things in Abergavenny:
- Try to visit when the Abergavenny Food Festival is in full swing for fabulous entertainment and delicious cuisine while away.
- Discover the ruins and fascinating history of Abergavenny Castle.
- Wander the pretty Linda Vista Gardens which translates to ‘Beautiful View Gardens’.