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Hensol in the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan (M4 Junction 34) provides great venues for conferences and team building events or for those seeking a luxurious base to explore this lovely area. If you have time to explore more widely, check out the scenery around Llanerch Vineyard – this involves narrow lanes and picturesque villages - look out particularly for Pendoylan (a past winner of Wales’ best kept village award.) You might lunch at the vineyard itself, enjoy a tasting session ,sign up for one of the cookery courses or go straight to Hensol Castle; a grade 1 listed C17th stately home used more recently as a hospital , then conference centre. Rumour says the castle is haunted. These days you might even spot a dalek - the interior was used in the filming of Dr Who to represent 10 Downing Street. Many visitors stay at the adjacent Vale of Glamorgan Hotel, Golf and Spa Resort, set amidst acres of beautiful parkland. The Resort has two championship golf courses plus Wales' largest health spa.Those that prefer a self catering option will like Hensol Forest Camping and Caravan Park set in unspoilt forest on the outskirts of the local medieval town of Cowbridge.

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Vale Resort (0.82 miles)

Vale Resort

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The Vale Resort set amidst over 650 acres of beautiful Welsh countryside, is now firmly established as one of the UK’s most desirable spa, golf and leisure destinations

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Miskin Manor Country House (1.04 miles)

Miskin Manor Country House

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Miskin Manor Country Hotel is a grade II listed building and situated in 22 acres of landscaped gardens.All 43 bedrooms are individually furnished and the majority of rooms have fabulous ... More

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Smokey Cot (2.20 miles)

Smokey Cot
SMOKEY COT is a large, modern detached house situated in a rural setting only 8 miles from Cardiff. ... More
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Bryn-y-Ddafad Country Guest House (2.25 miles)

Bryn-y-Ddafad Country Guest House
Located in delightful countryside just 4 miles from the M4 and 11 miles from central Cardiff the vibrant Capital city of Wales, Bryn-y-Ddafad is ideal for visitors seeking to explore the area from a quiet and peaceful base. ... More | visit website
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The Stables at Brook House (2.52 miles)

The Stables at Brook House
The Stables at Brook House is a holiday home with free WiFi throughout the property, located in Llantrisant. It provides free private parking. There is a dining area and a kitchen complete with an oven, a ... More | visit website
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Travelodge Cardiff M4 (2.98 miles)

Travelodge Cardiff M4

Located at the Moto Service Area, M4 Motorway, close to the Museum of Welsh Life, the Travelodge at Cardiff West provides contemporary quality accommodation and an ideal base for exploring the Welsh countryside. Spacious en-suite ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Llantrisant (3.06 miles)

Ideally located within easy reach of the M4, this hotel is 2 miles from Pontyclun train station and 15 miles from Cardiff International Airport. Our Llantrisant Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly comfy beds in ... More | visit website
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Scotts Hotel (3.64 miles)

Scotts Hotel
A 12 bedroom hotel located in South Wales, near Cardiff. Comfortable accommodation which overlooks the beautiful welsh countryside, also ideal for meetings/conferences, function suite hire and has a public bar with entertainment each weekend (Karaoke/Singer) Scott's ... More | visit website
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The Bear Hotel (4.20 miles)

The Bear Hotel

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The BEAR HOTEL dates back to the 12th Century and oozes history, charm and character. Situated in the quaint market town of Cowbridge in the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan we ... More

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St Mary's Hotel (4.21 miles)

St Mary

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This luxurious 16th century converted farmhouse retains its original character with beamed ceilings and stone walls. A warm and friendly atmosphere, 1st class service and three star luxury privately owned 30 ... More

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