Sometimes only something special will do. Something with the WOW factor. Here is our handpicked collection of boutique hotels, luxury inns, chic retreats and romantic hideaways throughout Wales. So settle back in your chair and scroll down the page to browse through our choice of Welsh boutique hotels and inns. Just click on the name of the hotel or inn for further information.
Boutique hotels and chic country inns in:
Featured Hotel - Welsh Borders
The Crown at Whitebrook, Monmouth
This romantic hotel enjoys a village setting just 5 miles from Monmouth and one mile from the beautiful River Wye. Awarded a Michelin Star in 2007, the historic Crown at Whitebrook is the perfect venue for food lovers...
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Featured Inn - North Wales
The Groes Inn, North Wales
Blending the warm welcome of a local pub with delicious food, excellent service and fourteen luxurious bedrooms, this historic country Inn has been welcoming visitors for over four centuries...
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ST GEORGE near CONWY The Kinmel Arms
The Kinmel Arms boasts an AA 2 Rosette restaurant, a bar serving real ales and four remarkable, individually designed superior 5 star suites. This restaurant with rooms is perfectly located just off the A55 with easy access to the coast and mountains. AA seafood of the year, commended Taste of Wales winners, Les Routiers Regional Inn of the year award 2005 and Best Inn in Wales and the Marchers 2006 .
TYN Y GROES, CONWY The Groes Inn
Blending the warm welcome of a local pub with delicious food, excellent service and a comfortable bed, this historic Inn has been welcoming visitors for over four centuries. The Groes Inn offers fourteen luxurious bedrooms and an award-winning restaurant. Set in the beautiful North Wales countryside, the Groes Inn is the perfect place to visit for a week, a weekend, a special night away or simply a meal and a drink.
This 5 Star Gold restaurant with rooms offers stylish boutique accommodation and excellent facilities including a private cinema, library, fitness room and sauna and steam room. Manorhaus succesfully blends the Georgian features of this Grade II listed building with stylish modern design and 21st century facilities. Enjoy great food in our award winning restaurant, modern comforts in artistic surroundings and personal attentive service.
GLYNGARTH, MENAI BRIDGE, ANGLESEY Plas Rhianfa Hotel
This design hotel boasts a private beach and panoramic views over the Menai Straits. Set in a Grade II listed Victorian villa, period features such as wooden floors, panelled walls and painted ceilings are still visible. A lounge bar and on-site restaurant are available. Enjoy outdoor dining overlooking the private beach and jetty, or wander through Plas Rhianfa's picturesque gardens and 4 acres of grounds. Free Wi-Fi and a luxury private bathroom are provided in each room. Full use of a hot tub which overlooks the beach is also provided.The entrance to Snowdonia National Park is just 15 minutes’ drive, with Bangor city centre and Beamaris just 3 miles away.
Mid Wales and Welsh Borders
LLECHRD, CARDIGAN Hammet House
Hammet House sits on the famous River Teifi, right on the Pembrokeshire Ceredigion border. A luxury bolthole set in secluded grounds, this Grade II listed Georgian house has been brought bang up to date with a clear focus on modern luxuries, great service and ultimate relaxation.The 14 bedrooms are packed with contemporary style and luxuries, with Egyptian cotton on the beds, flat screens on the walls and indulgent Ren products in the bathrooms. In the bar and dining room you’ll find cool contemporary spaces to unwind, relax, eat and drink, all brought to you with our easy-going yet impeccable service .
NEWCASTLE EMLYN Gwesty'r Emlyn Hotel
A complete refurbishment has transformed this 300 year old coaching inn to give you the best of both worlds with contemporary chic and traditional accents sitting side by side. Situated in the market town of Newcastle Emlyn with stunning countryside and picturesque beaches nearby, the hotel offers a leisure suite with gym, sauna and spa pool as well as the popular Bwyty’r Bont Restaurant and Bar. Awarded 'Best Hotel in Carmarthenshire 2011/12'.
WOLFSCASTLE, HAVERFORDWEST Wolfscastle Country Hotel
Situated in the heart of rural mid Pembrokeshire, Wolfcastle Country Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore this area of natural beauty. The hotel has a long established reputation for excellent cuisine and service and has an AA Rosette for Good Food. The hotel is very much a family affair offering the highest standard of service in a relaxed and convivial atmosphere.
LLANDEILO The Cawdor
The perfect retreat for a relaxing break, the Cawdor is now one of Wales' leading boutique hotels. This Grade II listed Georgian building boasts an interesting mix of antique and contemporary styles. It's just the place to relax with a glass or two of wine from the extensive wine list and superb cuisine in the restaurant. Each of the 23 rooms are individually designed, all with sensuous suede curtains, Melyn Tregwynt drapes and cushions, goose down pillows and duvets and crisp white Egyptian Cotton bedding!
RHOSMAEN, LLANDEILO The Plough Inn
The Plough Inn, a country hotel and restaurant, is set in the heart of the Towy Valley in Llandeilo, a small rural hilltop market town with historic importance in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Relax in tranquil surroundings and admire the glorious views.
LLANMARTIN, NEWPORT The Old Barn Inn
This historic country inn exudes rustic heritage and charm, and boasts new 4 star luxury accommodation. Our 'chic' bedrooms all feature free wi-fi. The award winning food we serve compliments our real ales and fine wines. We are located within a few miles of the famous ‘Celtic Manor Resort’, home of the 2010 Ryder Cup, just 10 minutes from the M4.
TREDUNNOCK, nr. USK Newbridge on Usk
Owned and run by the world famous Celtic Manor, the Newbridge on Usk is a 200-year-old inn occupying an idyllic rural location on the banks of the beautiful river Usk, near the charming village of Tredunnock. This rural hideaway offers six stylish en-suite bedrooms and in an adjacent building, guests will be greeted with a warm Welsh welcome in the stunning gastro pub that combines quaint, old worldly charm with a modern twist.
SAUNDERSFOOT St Brides Spa Hotel
AA Hotel of the Year for Wales 2011/2012. The highest rated 4 star hotel in Pembrokeshire’s National Coastal Park, St Brides Spa Hotel enjoys dramatic coastal views over Saundersfoot harbour, beach and coastline. Our luxury Marine Spa and Thermal Suite includes an infinity edge salt water hydro pool with stunning sea views. The Cliff Restaurant provides superb, fine dining serving local seasonal produce with fresh fish always on the menu. All day dining is available. Each of the bedrooms is individually designed with a light airy seaside theme throughout, with many boasting individual balconies with stunning seaside views.