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The Welsh Gatehouse

The Gatehouse from Inside the Courtyard
5.0 of 5 bubbles
54 reviews
The Gatehouse from Inside the Courtyard
13 Century Window
The Double Bed: Property only takes 2 people
Wood Burning Stove
Bring luggage in small suitcases, it will need to go up these stairs!
The Kitchen, with hob, oven, fridge and small freezer
The Lounge area, comfortable leather sofa in front of the fire
Your View of the Gatehouse as you arrive: if you arrive in snow that is!
View from the front door...you go up the companionway ladder to sleep!
More views of the lounge area
Stone Mullion Window
Another view of the bed area
The Door to go downstairs
The view from the kitchen
The floorplan
From the Front of the Gatehouse
Courtyard House seen from the Top of the Tower
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Chepstow, Monmouthshire, South Wales, Wales
A luxury award winning period property, built in the time of Edward I, (we think it was built approx 1270). This Grade II* medieval hideaway boasts seven hundred years of history - and with its towers it feels like you are living in a fairy tale castle. <BR><BR>Stay from 1 night to 2 weeks. It is cheaper the longer you stay. Please contact us for further information on availability and prices.<BR><BR>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!<BR><BR>Heating is provided by night sto... Read more
About the Owner, Juliet G
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 54 reviews and 1 property
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Turvey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in February 2017

We'd been looking for somewhere unique and preferably old for our week in Wales, and we certainly found it in the Welsh Gatehouse – it really is incredibly characterful and amazingly ancient, and we're so glad to have experienced it. Juliet and William have done an amazing job of providing all mod cons and making it totally comfortable without losing...

Caerleon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 for a stay in December 2016

This little gem is a beauty. The break was bought for us as a Christmas present and it was perfect, It was our own cosy little castle for two nights. Loved the accommodation, the Christmas decorations, the welcome pack and the roaring log fire. Spent time in Chepstow and Tintern and went walking on the Welsh Coastal path and the...

London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We stayed here for a long weekend and it was fabulous. The gatehouse is beautiful and romantic. it is set in a lovely peaceful part of Chepstow. There are great local pubs and walks. We would stay there again in an instant and the basket of goodies which was left for us on arrival was a really good touch -...

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  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
There are a lot of steep steps, please be aware that you need to be able to manage these if you intend to stay.
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
Apr 14, 2017 -
Apr 17, 2017
Easter 2017 (NB the price will be cheaper if you stay more than one night)
1 night
Apr 28, 2017 -
May 2, 2017
May Bank Holiday (NB the price will be cheaper if you stay more than one night)
1 night
May 26, 2017 -
May 30, 2017
Spring Bank Holiday (NB the price will be cheaper if you stay more than one night)
1 night
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information

FULL WEEK £490 per full week (7 nights).
SHORT BREAKS are also available:
£70 per night for 7 nights (£490)
£75 per night for 6 nights (£450)
£80 per night for 5 nights (£400)
£87.50 per night for 4 nights (£350)
£100 per night for 3 nights (£300)
£125 per night for short breaks of 2 nights (£250)
£165 if you want to come for just one night (£165)

FULL WEEK £644 per full week (7 nights).
£92 per night for 7 nights (£644)
£100 per night for 6 nights (£600)
£115 per night for 5 nights (£575)
£130 per night for 4 nights (£520)
£140 per night for 3 nights (£420)
£160 per night for 2 nights (£320), and
£200 for just one night. (£200)

£721 for 7 nights
£115 per night for 6 nights (£690)
£135 per night for 5 nights (£675)

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CHEPSTOW RACE COURSE only 6 minutes drive <BR>Chepstow Racecourse hosts a mixture of 29 Jump and Flat race meetings. The variety of weekend, evening, Bank Holiday and midweek meetings mean that you can enjoy exciting racing action at a time that best suits you and with our popular themed meetings, there really is something for everyone. <BR>http://www.chepstow-racecourse.co.uk/ <BR><BR>SPECIAL RESTAURANT with MICHELIN STAR only 30 mins drive<BR>The Crown at Whitebrook - The restaurant on the ground floor is at the heart of the establishment and is one of only two restaurants in the whole of Wales to boast a coveted Michelin Star thus making it a perfect haven for food lovers. http://www.crownatwhitebrook.co.uk/restaurant.html<BR><BR>GENERAL MARKET&... more
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How to get there
Airport: Bristol International Airport: 23.0 mi
Railway: Chepstow: 2.5 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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