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THE RESORT


This is The Celtic Manor Resort. This is luxury. And it is luxury on a grand scale. One of Britain’s finest destination resorts, it is nestled in the beautiful Usk Valley in South Wales and offers guests an awe-inspiring two thousand acres of breathing space. This exclusive earthly paradise will offer the world-weary connoisseur an opportunity to relax and indulge, to rest and revive.


There are three exceptional

Perhaps you would prefer to

championship golf courses within

succumb to the creature comforts

the Resort, along with a world-

of our luxurious spas or sample

class Golf Academy recognised as

the gastronomic delights of our

one of Europe’s leading centres of

six restaurants. The Resort offers a

excellence.

myriad of other outdoor pursuits including adventure golf, tennis, mountain biking, fishing, clay pigeon shooting and an exhilarating treetop ropes adventure.


“Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.� Coco Chanel

The impressive atrium of the five star Resort Hotel promises our guests a stay in space and comfort. We offer a wide variety of room types with many offering spectacular views over the golf courses and the Severn Estuary.


Those who prefer a little heritage

photos from a time long gone. There

will enjoy a stay at the 19th century

are four-poster beds for the romantics

Manor House. The traditional

among you and deluxe family rooms

period styling has been preserved

are available for guests who require

throughout and its reception area

a little more space to unwind.

is decked with original prints and


Everything we do is done to make

Each bathroom is furnished with

sure your stay is out of the ordinary.

luxurious Elemis toiletries and

The bedrooms at the Resort are

bath products.

spacious and comfortable and all have Italian marble ensuites.

Sweet dreams.


“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Virginia Woolf

Our guests are spoiled when it comes

And for a change of scenery, guests

to dining and eating well.

can choose the gastronomic delights of both The Lodge Brasserie, with

We offer a choice of six extraordinary

its panoramic views overlooking the

culinary experiences to choose from.

18th green of the Roman Road golf course, or award-winning Rafters, the

Within the Resort Hotel there is The

stunning restaurant at The Twenty Ten

Olive Tree and its spectacular buffet,

Clubhouse.

Le Patio with its authentic French cuisine and then Terry M - a fine dining

Just a short distance from the Resort

experience that we’re sure will satisfy

is the Newbridge on Usk, our idyllic

the most demanding of gourmets.

country inn serving modern British country fare.


The 200 year old Newbridge on

Featuring six stylish en-suite

Usk occupies an idyllic rural location

bedrooms, designed with comfort

sitting on the banks of the beautiful

and elegance in mind, each room

river Usk. Only a short distance

has a distinctive design with beautiful

from the Resort itself, this warm and

furnishings, oak and teak pieces and

welcoming ‘restaurant with rooms’

a roll top bath and storm shower.

offers a perfect place to relax and unwind.

The award-winning restaurant combines quaint, old worldly charm with a modern twist. Reflecting the setting, the wholesome country fare is lovingly cooked using fresh, locally sourced produce.


“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.� Henry James

Here at Celtic Manor there are many

For the sport fans amongst you,

ways to pass the afternoon and

the Cellar Bar in The Manor House

one of them is afternoon tea in The

provides the perfect retreat to enjoy a

Garden Room. A truly agreeable

pint and some live sport on the many

hour indeed.

widescreen televisions.


“Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.� Ralph Waldo Emerson

Two luxurious spas, The Forum Spa

For the ultimate finishing touch,

and Ocius Treatment Rooms at

complete your pampering experience

Dylans Health and Fitness Club, offer

with a professional hair styling

visitors a sanctuary from the world of

session. Multi award-winning stylist

deadlines, rushing and stress. And

Rhys Giles and his talented team

with the finest treatments from Elemis

use luxurious Kerastase products for

and Leighton Denny, you are assured

a simple restyle or special occasion

of that little bit of nourishment for the

styling.

body and spirit.


Stay in shape or just leave the world behind you in one of our two health clubs - Dylans or The Forum, which include state of the art gymnasiums and spectacular swimming pools complemented by invigorating jacuzzis, saunas and steam rooms.


Discover three spectacular courses,

ultimate challenge built specifically to

each with their own character and

test the world’s greatest golfers at The

challenges. The original Roman Road

2010 Ryder Cup.

designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones Senior, the challenging

In early June the Resort hosts the

Montgomerie course designed by

annual ISPS Handa Wales Open, a

the Ryder Cup legend himself, or

leading European Tour event.

the dramatic Twenty Ten course, the


There are two clubhouses within the

The Twenty Ten is one of Europe’s finest

manicured grounds of Celtic Manor.

clubhouses and was a fitting environment for the world’s top professionals who

The Lodge has a distinctly Canadian

competed here for The 2010 Ryder Cup.

feel with its open fires, exposed cedar wood beams and hand-cut stone walls.

Today our guests can follow in their

It offers a wonderful space to relax and

footsteps, enjoying the oak panelled

enjoy the panoramic views over the

splendour of the locker rooms or taking

Roman Road course and the Severn

a perch on the balcony overlooking the

Estuary.

course and the Usk Valley beyond.


“The harder you work, the luckier you get.� Gary Player

The state of the art Golf Academy at

Our team of professional coaches will

Celtic Manor is perfect for beginners

provide just the right amount of help

to the game and experienced players

and guidance to improve your game,

alike.

whether that be showing you how to pick up a club for the first time, full analysis of your swing using the latest digital technology, or a few helpful tips to solve that niggling problem.


Children are welcome guests at the

Our outdoor adventure playground is

Resort, and our action-packed schedule

perfect for kids that want to run around

of exciting weekend and school holiday

and enjoy some fresh air, while our

activities offers fun for kids of all ages.

spectacular adventure golf courses and exhilarating Forest Jump treetop ropes

Our family games room is a great

adventure are ideal for families who

place to hang out, with everything from

enjoy a challenge.

table football, air hockey, pool, Xbox Kinect and a funky jukebox for older

There are also dedicated children’s

kids, to an exciting soft play adventure

swim times in The Forum pool, allowing

for younger ones.

families to enjoy a fun time together.


The Resort has two professional

2,000 acres of panoramic parkland

standard floodlit tennis courts, which

on the edge of 23,000 acres of open

have been graced by the likes of

countryside, lends itself perfectly to

Pat Cash, Henri Leconte and Goran

all kinds of outdoor pursuits including

Ivanisevic.

mountain biking and walking along the Resort’s many trails.

A stay at Celtic Manor can also open the door to a whole range of new experiences. Our ideal location, set in


Treetops Shooting School caters for

including the River Usk where anglers

all levels of sportsmen including

can experience some of the best

beginners, experienced marksmen

salmon and trout fishing outside of

and children aged 12 years and over.

Scotland at a picturesque spot close

Our friendly instructors will impart

to the Newbridge on Usk country inn.

their expert knowledge in a safe and well organised environment.

The local area around Celtic Manor also boasts an abundance of

Guests who prefer a more tranquil

historical attractions including Tintern

pastime can choose to fish at one of

Abbey, Chepstow Castle and the

the many local lakes or scenic rivers

Roman town of Caerleon, all within

here in the idyllic Welsh countryside

easy reach of the Resort.


Whether it’s a wedding, conference, exhibition, a small informal meeting or an extravagant gala dinner, we can offer the ideal venue and the perfect backdrop, setting the scene for an unforgettable occasion.


Our Reservations Team are available seven days a week on +44 (0) 1633 410262 They will be delighted to help with bookings or any questions you might have. Or you can book accommodation and learn more online by visiting celtic-manor.com or email bookings@celtic-manor.com

The Celtic Manor Resort is committed to preserving our natural environment and this booklet is printed on elemental chlorine-free paper made with timber from well-managed sustainable forests. The mills have ISO 14001 and certified chain of custody.

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