Abbeys and Monasteries in Wales

Map of all Abbey & Monasteries in Wales - Also see Abbeys in England | Scotland


  Name County Organisation Heritage Rating
Aberconwy Abbey Aberconwy Abbey Gwynedd 3 Heritage Rating
Abergavenny Priory Abergavenny Priory Gwent 3 Heritage Rating
Basingwerk Abbey Basingwerk Abbey Clwyd Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Caldey Island Priory Caldey Island Priory Dyfed 4 Heritage Rating
Chepstow Priory Chepstow Priory Gwent 4 Heritage Rating
Cwmhir Abbey Cwmhir Abbey Powys 5 Heritage Rating
Cymer Abbey Cymer Abbey Gwynedd Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Denbigh Friary Denbigh Friary Clwyd Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Ewenny Priory Ewenny Priory Glamorgan Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Haverfordwest Priory Haverfordwest Priory Dyfed Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Llantarnam Abbey Llantarnam Abbey Gwent 3 Heritage Rating
Llanthony Priory Llanthony Priory Gwent Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Margam Abbey Margam Abbey Glamorgan 3 Heritage Rating
Neath Abbey Neath Abbey Glamorgan Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Penmon Priory Penmon Priory Gwynedd Cadw 5 Heritage Rating
Southwick Priory Southwick Priory Hampshire 3 Heritage Rating
St Dogmael's Abbey St Dogmael's Abbey Dyfed Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Strata Florida Abbey Strata Florida Abbey Dyfed Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Talley Abbey Talley Abbey Dyfed Cadw 3 Heritage Rating
Tintern Abbey Tintern Abbey Gwent Cadw 5 Heritage Rating
Usk Priory Usk Priory Gwent 3 Heritage Rating
Valle Crucis Abbey Valle Crucis Abbey Clwyd Cadw 4 Heritage Rating
Whitland Abbey Whitland Abbey Dyfed 3 Heritage Rating
  Name County Organisation Heritage Rating
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Old Kings Arms Hotel

Old Kings Arms Hotel
Pembroke, Dyfed

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Old Kings Arms Hotel is Pembroke's oldest hostelry and has deeds that date back to the 1520s. The hotel front was added during the Georgian period and the hotel has long been one of … more >>

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In 1400 this Welsh landowner's private dispute with neighbour Reginald de Grey sparked a Welsh rebellion



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This Day in British History

30 March, 1533

Thomas Cranmer named Archbishop of Canterbury

Cranmer's influence over the English Reformation was profound

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This queen was immortalized by Edmund Spenser in his 'Faerie Queene'



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Rowan, Penally

Rowan

A charming bungalow, set on a quiet residential estate on the outskirts of the village of Penally, just 2.5 miles from Tenby and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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Morawel, Aberaeron

Morawel

Ground floor: Living room with sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only). Dining room/kitchen. Utility and toilet. First floor: 1 double (5ft) bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bath shower cubicle and …
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