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Tintern Abbey, Monmouthshire


  • Located in Tintern, Monmouthshire, South & Mid Wales, Wales
  • One of the most famous ruins in the UK
  • The second Cistercian foundation in Britain, and the first in Wales
  • Tintern Abbey has inspired its visitors including William Wordsworth and J. M. W. Turner for centuries
  • Founded in 1131 and located on the River Wye in Monmouthshire
  • Tintern Abbey was yet another victim of Henry VIII's Dissolution of the Monasteries
  • It is managed by Cadw

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www.tintern.org.uk
Tintern Abbey, Monmouthshire


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Severn Bridge

Located in Monmouthshire, South & Mid Wales, Wales

Approximately 6.2 miles away.

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Located in Raglan, Monmouthshire, South & Mid Wales, Wales

Approximately 9.0 miles away.

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Approximately 9.4 miles away.

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Cider Mill Lodge
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Less than a mile away.

Rates: 353 - 717 Per Week

Near the Royal forest of Dean and just a few minutes' drive from Tintern Abbey this beautifully appointed and warm lodge commands wonderful views over the sylvan Wye Valley above Brockweir. Easily accessed year round...

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Wye Valley Hotel, Tintern
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 9; Rates: 60 - 85 Per Night

Ideally placed between the historic towns of Monmouthshire and Chepstow Tintern is in the heart of the Wye Valley, and all of the attractions it has to offer The poet Wordsworth described Wye as the most romantic valley...

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The Coach House, The Coach House.
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Less than a mile away.

Rates: 326 - 650 Per Week

Overlooking the beautiful River Wye in the heart of historic Tintern this former coach house sits a few minutes' stroll from the Abbey and within walking distance of numerous pubs eateries and a craft centre. A wealt...

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