Residential Bread Baking Course Location

Our Bread Baking Residential Course is held in a traditional Victorian Manor House in a quiet village called  Llanhennock about 2 miles away from historic Caerleon; close to Newport and Cardiff.

The scattered village of Llanhennock lies in unspoilt countryside in Monmouthshire and boasts a thriving village pub which offers homemade food and real ales.

The market town of Abergavenny is about 19 milles away and offers an indoor market hall, its own museum, unique shops and pubs and restaurants to suit all occasions as well as many festivals throughout the year.It is also the gateway to Brecon Beacons and offers many countryside hil walks.

Cwmcarn Forest Drive

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monmouth is a short drive away, located where the River Wye and River Monnow meet; the birthplace of King Henry V, it also houses a bust of Lord Nelson in Monmouth Museum and is the world’s first Wikipedia town, where visitors can scan QR codes around the town with their smart phone to view Wikipedia articles relating to the area. The Rolls of Monmouth Golf Course, originally the family home of Charles Rolls - founder of the famous Rolls-Royce car, is also well worth a visit.

Celtic Manor Spa Cardiff

The city of Cardiff is home to many major shopping centres, an ice rink, water rafting, Cardiff Castle, the National Museum of Wales and the Cardiff Bay, including the Wales Millennium Centre, the BBC Studios and the Dr Who Experience which are all just a short drive away.

 

St Fagans Heritage Centre is just on the outskirts of the town and is one of the best and most complete open air museums in the world. Many historic houses from across all of Wales have been re-constructed here to form a natural village setting. You can easily spend the whole day here, there is so much to see!

Brecon Beacon National Park - Waterfalls Details

   

 Blaenavon Iron Works detail

 

Brecon Beacon National Park

Celtic Manor Resort Golf

This beautiful part of Wales offers wonderful walks in beautiful scenery all year round, Cwmcarn Forest Drive is a mountain biker's dream and there is a wide range of days out for the lovers of history with its  many fine historic castles, prehistoric caves, Iron Age hillforts and the Blaenavon Iron Works.

The Brecon Beacons National Park is only a short drive away and is great for walking and cycling and offers spectacular scenery at any time of the year, with rolling countryside and valley and the wild beauty of waterfalls and caves. There is also a steam railway at Pontyscill.

Celtic Manor Resort, where Europe won the Ryder Cup, is only 10 minutes away by car and offers three championship golf courses, luxury spa and fitness facilities, top class restaurants as well as lots of activities for all the family.

Advanced booking is recommended.

Celtic Manor Golf Course

 

Tintern Abbey

Roman Town

 

Take a just a short drive across the magnificent Severn Bridge and visit the town of Portishead with its stylish marina and cosmopolitan feel, offering many restaurants and coffee shops or enjoy the lovely coastal walks at Clevedon and Weston-super-Mare.

Visit the historic walled town of Chepstow with its celebrated race course and imposing Norman castle or the picturesque village of Tintern with its  famous 12th century Tintern Abbey regarded as one of Britain's finest relics of the Monastic age. 

Just two miles north of Llanhennock is the Roman town of Caerleon which boasts Roman baths, an amphitheatre, a museum and the finest remains of Roman Barrack buildings in Europe. The village has numerous pubs, restaurants, shops and parkland.
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