Visit Wales - Self Catering - 5 Star Award

The Benches is a unique and stylish Italian style Arts & Crafts villa set on the banks of the River Wye in Monmouthshire, with stunning views over the valley beyond. Sleeping 12 in 6 ensuite bedrooms, the property has the luxury of an outdoor pool, hot tub and sauna.

The villa was designed by the aunt of the poet W.H. Auden, who wrote…’My first image of Italy is associated with an aunt whose devotion to the country led her into building her dream Italian house at The Benches in Monmouth….I thought it beautiful.’

  • Sleeps 12 + cots and toddler bed in 6 en suite bedrooms
  • Outdoor heated pool Easter to October half term
  • Hot tub & sauna all year round
  • Pool table and table football
  • Play equipment from Easter 2017
  • Wood burning stoves (logs provided)
  • Bose sound system
  • Short breaks available
  • Stunning views over the river Wye
  • WIFI
  • Walking distance of Monmouth town centre
  • Direct access to river walks
  • Beautifully furnished
  • BBQ from Easter 2017
  • Pets by arrangement - extra charge
  • Non smoking
  • No fireworks or sky lanterns
  • Ratings & Awards
    • Visit Wales - Self Catering - 5 Star Award
    Accessibility
    • Car Required
    • Child Friendly
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Hen Parties Accepted
    • Non Smoking
    • Not Suitable for Wheelchairs
    Child / Baby Facilities
    • Cot Available
    • Toddler Beds
    Eco Features
    • Recycling Available
    Entertainment Facilities
    • Books
    • Entertainment System
    • Internet Access
    • Mobile Phone Service
    • Pool Table
    • Table Football
    • TV
    • WiFi
    General Facilities
    • Catering Available
    • Central Heating
    • Cooking Utensils
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Grill
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron & Board
    • Linen Provided
    • Microwave
    • Oven
    • Shower
    • Toaster
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine
    • Woodburner
    Leisure Facilities
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor Swimming Pool
    • Pampering Available
    • Sauna
    Local Activities
    • Canoeing
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golf
    • Horse Riding
    • Shopping
    • Sightseeing
    • Swimming
    • Walking
    Local Amenities
    • ATM
    • Bank
    • Bus
    • Cafe
    • Car Hire
    • Firewood
    • Laundrette
    • Medical Centre
    • Pharmacy
    • Pub
    • Restaurant
    • Shops
    • Taxi
    Outdoor Facilities
    • Balcony / Terrace
    • Barbecue
    • Climbing Frame
    • Garden
    • Outdoor Lighting
    • Parking for several vehicles
    • Parking Off Street
    • Patio
    • Patio Furniture
    Type of Location
    • Peaceful
    • Scenic
    • Town
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Location: The Benches, Redbrook Road, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 3LZ

"The property was of a very high standard & had everything we needed to prepare a 3 course dinner for 12. We had a lovely welcome from the owner and one of the most scrumptious chocolate cakes I've ever had."

Book a stay at The Benches from £1,150.00

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