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The Deck at Rough Pastures, Holiday Apartment in South Wales

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Your own private south facing deck
1 of 24Your own private south facing deck
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Southern Wales, Wales
BOOKING NOW OPEN FOR EASTER ONWARDS The Deck at Rough Pastures is a self-contained apartment overlooking the Wye Valley and close to the Forest of Dean the land of Myths and Legends. The house is set in 5 acres of woodland and garden with fantastic walks, cycle rides, bird watching, and views. Our Bluebell woods are fantastic in spring. Located on the Historic Welsh border, it is a part of the main house which is built around a several hundred years old cottage, standing on the site of the battle of Craig-Y-Dorth (Circa 1404). The area is designated “of Outstanding Natural Beauty”. It is in easy reach of a number of Castles and Ruins including Raglan and Chepstow Castles as well as the famous Tintern Abbey. The county town of Monmouth ( 3 miles) is an ancient market town steeped in history. A little further afield there are numerous his... Read more
Listing #HL5877322
About the Owner
Carole S
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
BOOKING NPW OPEN - We do not let The Deck over the winter so it is closed 1st October 2017 to 28th March 2018. However, we can take advance bookings for the summer of 2019 during that time. PLEASE NOTE that the Sofa Bed isr really only suitable for 2 children. We welcome all guests personally but allow them full privacy during their stay. We can suggest places of interest and activity possibilities if you want. You are free to wander through the grounds as you wish.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We rented The Deck at Rough Pastures for a 5 night stay. Having previously visited a couple of years ago we already knew it was a fantastic place to stay. Once again Carol was extremely welcoming, there was bread, milk, butter, tea, coffee and sugar...More

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Caroleanne141, VR Owner at The Deck at Rough Pastures, Holiday Apartment in South Wales, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Michelle Thank you so much for an amazingly good review, we really appreciate you taking the time to to write it. We would love to have you stay with us again in the future and wish you both a very happy 2019. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owners were lovely, excellent communication and so helpful. They left butter, bread, milk and even biscuits. We enjoyed a lovely evening on the balcony playing games with our 3 year old daughter and exploring the outside space. It was very easy and central traveling...More

Thank emma j
Caroleanne141, VR Owner at The Deck at Rough Pastures, Holiday Apartment in South Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Emma Thank you so much for a very good review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Take care and enjoy the rest of the summer. All the best, Carole.

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Caroleanne141, VR Owner at The Deck at Rough Pastures, Holiday Apartment in South Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago


  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Smoking is allowed on the very spacious deck but not in the apartment itself.
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in South Wales. With historic buildings such as Tintern Abbey, Ralan Castle. The area is rich in walks and many and varied sports facilities including the nearby Celtic Manor Golf Course. The Welsh capital city Cardiff is about 40 minutes drive and the M4motorway is on 20 minutes way. Monmouth is the county town boasting fine dining and quaint high street shopping.
Getting around
The rural area really needs a self drive car. The nearest Bus and rail stations include Chepstow, Newport or Abergavenny.
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How to get there
M4 to Newport then A40 to Monmouth
Take Trellech Road out of Monmouth (not Mitchel Troy)
At top of hill signpost to Craig Y Dorth (left at cross road)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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