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Monks Rest

(Ref. 1139749)

Monknash, South Wales & Pembrokeshire Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi


1 Customer Review

  • "Really enjoyed our stay at this property Very friendly owners and there if ..."

    Really enjoyed our stay at this property Very friendly owners and there if needed Lots of lovely walks very close to the property and lovely sunsets Would happily recommend to anyone wishing to stay here

    Reviewed by Andrew5.0Jul 2024


  • Two double bedrooms
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin, and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area, and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher, kettle, toaster
  • TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Enclosed decking with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.5 miles, pub 0.2 miles, beach 0.7 miles
  • Note: Steps up to property, please take care
  • Note: No children under 5 years old
  • Note: Property is located on a camp site

The property

Monks Rest is a beautifully presented lodge located in the quaint hamlet of Monknash on the Heritage Coast and lies in the Heritage Coast Campsite.

Positioned among the historic Glamorgan coastline, offering its selection of beaches, coastal walks and countryside surroundings Monks Rest is perfect for couples, small families and furry friends who wish to enjoy the wonderful coast.

You are welcomed into this delightful home from the property’s front terrace through French doors leading into the modern style living space.

Offering a spacious place for guests to cook a meal of your favourite cuisine in the kitchen whilst discussing holiday delights with your family whom are relaxing in the living area in front of the recently lit fire.

Come together for an evening to eat at the dining table, which is positioned nicely between the kitchen and living room areas.

Accessed from this communal space are both double bedrooms, equally boasting high-quality bed linen, bespoke chest of drawers and decorative pieces as well as the shared bathroom with marble effect walk-in shower.

Finish your evening enjoying a glass of wine on the terrace looking out to the undisturbed sunset skies taking in the most spectacular sights.

Enjoy your time on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast and witness the beauty that is Monknash beach, otherwise known as Cwm Nash—a dog-friendly beach accessed by foot.

There are also six local beaches which are all within walking distance so you won’t be short on sandy options during your stay!

Likewise, take advantage of being so close to hiking opportunity or the Monknash and Marcross circular trail.

Should your interest be to explore the local towns, villages or bustling city, Cowbridge, Llantwit Major & Cardiff city centre are just a short distance away offering a selection of high street and national shops, restaurants, bars and cafés.

Equally worth experiencing is the local pub conveniently located just a 300 yard walk from Monks Rest.

Take advantage of this wonderful getaway by booking your holiday at Monks Rest.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Wick 1.2 miles; Llantwit Major 4 miles; Cowbridge 6.8 miles.

Monknash is a charming, historic village situated close to the Heritage Coast in the Vale of Glamorgan. The village offers an idyllic location for those wishing to indulge in the stunning local beaches, with options including the beautiful Monknash Beach, and a little further afield, Dunraven Bay, Southerndown, St Donats Beach, Traeth Mawr and Traeth Bach. Monknash houses a local pub, where guests can enjoy a hearty meal and a glass of their favorite beverage, and is also close to Wick, where you will find a convenience store and a greater selection of pubs and eateries. There is so much to be explored in the local area, beginning with a fantastic amount of castles and museums, ideal for history lovers. Options include Donat's Castle and Arts Centre, Dimlands Castle, Dunraven Castle, and many more. The historic towns of Llantwit Major and Cowbridge are well worth a visit, boasting independantr stores to be browsed at your leisure. The South Wales Karting Centre makews for an action-packed afternoon, whilst guests can try out horse riding at the Riding and Trekking Centre. Head over to Barry Island and enjoy a day spent at Barry Island Beach, Barry Island Pleasure Park, or try out watersports at one of the local facilities.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas