A luxury award winning period property, built in the time of Edward I, (we think it was built approx 1270) - the first historical mention is in 1307 when Bogo de Knovil died and his estate reverted to the Crown. So this Grade II* medieval hideaway boasts seven hundred years of history - and with its towers it feels like you are living in a castle.
The perfect couples retreat, a great base for exploring South Wales! PROPERTY OCCUPIES 2 ADULTS ONLY, PRICE IS FOR THE WHOLE PROPERTY PER NIGHT FOR 2 ADULTS
PLEASE NOTE RE PRICING There is no way to put high and low season prices on (Website hidden by Airbnb) the prices quoted are for 2 nights in LOW season. It will cost more if you have 2 nights in high season. YOU CAN STAY FOR JUST ONE NIGHT, The more nights you stay, the cheaper it gets, so it will be less (per night) if you stay for a week. These are our prices and include the rental of the accommodation for 2 people, including all heating costs, cleaning and wood for the fire.
LOW SEASON 1 night £197, 2 nights £298, 3 nights £357, 4 nights £416, 5 nights £475, 6 nights £533, 7 nights £580
HIGH SEASON 1 night £238, 2 nights £379, 3 nights £498, 4 nights £616, 5 nights £681, 6 nights £709, 7 nights £761
High season includes the following:
Xmas & New Year (see below, minimum booking is for 5 nights)
Valentine’s Day: 14 Feb 2017
Easter 2017: April 14 -April 17
Early May Bank Holiday 2017: nights of 28, 29, 30 April & 1st May
Spring Bank Holiday 2017: nights of 26, 27, 28, 29 May
Summer 2017: 24 July to 31 Aug
Extensively refurbished in 2008, the Gatehouse offers a charming loft-style living area within its ancient structure, retaining the beams, thick walls, and stone mullion windows. A deep leather sofa, wood burning stove and delightful sleeping space, all add to a uniquely romantic experience. You can even climb up to the top of the tower, to the viewing platform!
Heating is provided by night storage heaters and the wood burning stove.
The property boasts a modern 'wet room' with shower, a fully fitted kitchen with oven and hob, fridge and small freezer. Downstairs there is a washing machine and tumble dryer if you need it.
TV with freeview, DVD player, CD player with ipod docking facility.
Please note, this ancient building's charm includes a steep spiral staircase. Access to the gallery bedroom is via a companionway ladder, and requires you to duck underneath a beam. If you have any challenges around mobility please look at the accessibility statement. Note we advise you to bring a couple of smaller bags rather than one very heavy and large (Website hidden by Airbnb) the steep spiral staircase has some 30 steps to get to the main living area, and space on the staircase is restricted.
For floor plan and sizes of rooms click here
The property is self contained, and has its own entrance. There is parking for two cars (one behind the other). The owners live at the other end of the garden in a sixteenth century Monmouthshire gentry house.
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