Live the dream at the boutique styled Bear Hotel Cowbridge
If youre looking for an authentic country side retreat that offers a romantic ageless feel yet also mixes luxury boutique facilities and services for total convenience, then the Bear Hotel Cowbridge offers all of this and more. Sitting cozily in a small village on the scenic outskirts of Cardiff visitors will find themselves ideally based in peaceful natural surroundings with easy and quick access to the main town as well as a number of restaurants, pubs and unique shopping options. Close to the Bear Hotel Cowbridge visitors will find a stunning coastline, old houses with some amazingly beautiful architecture, breezy Cardiff Bay area, plenty of must see local walking tours and daily trips to a pro-golf course.
The Bear Hotel has actually been around since the 12th century and was originally used as a horse changing stop for mail couriers passing through. Then in the 18th century Napoleon Bonapartes men were held captive there after an unsuccessful attempt at invading the country. Though it has been carefully restored to its now pristine condition, much of its original character can still be seen in the fittings and furnishings. Visitors can expect large open interiors, open beamed ceilings, intricately patterned wall paper, stone fireplaces, hanging chandeliers and four poster beds. The Bear Hotel offers a choice of 33 large luxurious en-suite rooms all fully furnished to a high level and laden with a range of home comforts. There are a number of room sizes available to accommodate couples and small or large groups, as well as boasting fully equipped 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for the ultimate holiday experience. All rooms offer luxury adjoining bathrooms filled with complimentary toiletries, coffee and tea making facilities, free WIFI access and many other small details that give each accommodation type a relaxing home away from home feel. All public and private spaces are non-smoking, fully central heated and there are also a number of specially prepared rooms for those with particular disability needs.
Because of the Bear Hotels picturesque locale and unique rustic style it has become quite a popular venue for weddings and special events. It now offers a number of fully inclusive packages that covers everything from organizing the decorations to food and the days schedule, so that almost all off the pressure is taken off of your shoulders. Private companies requiring a place to host meetings can make use of the various on-site conference rooms which offer food catering and top of the line audio and visual equipment for your use.
When it comes to food and beverages the Bear Hotel Cowbridge will spoil you for choice as they house 3 out of this world options that are sure to tickle your taste buds and leave you feeling satisfied. The rustic stone ceilinged Cellars Restaurant serves a range of light and set menu food from morning till night, providing an inviting atmosphere in which to enjoy your meals. Alternatively for those looking for something a bit more substantial the Lounge and Teddies Grill Bar will lavish you with tasty traditional meat dishes washed down with your choice of alcoholic drinks, coffee or tea. Finally there is the Cockpit Dining area which provides couples and close friends with a romantic and intimate space in which to indulge in a contemporary European a la carte menu and each other for he evening.