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A super and relaxed B&B in a real lighthouse, near Newport Gwent, with impressive views across the Severn and the Bristol Channel. Wedge-shaped en-suite rooms, with a waterbed or four poster bed, various therapies, and a chauffeured Rolls Royce.

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Rooms: 4 doubles in the Lighthouse

£155 per night for 2 people sharing

Meals: Restaurants within 3 miles
Open: Year round, except Christmas
Address: Lighthouse Road, St.Brides Wentoog, Newport City, Gwent, NP10 8SF

Why we've chosen The West Usk Lighthouse

The owners are passionate about conservation and have spent half a lifetime restoring this 200 year old lighthouse. The building has secondary glazing and fire doors help to keep heat in. Low energy light bulbs are used throughout. Food waste is composted and used in the garden. Waste is separated to recycle as much as possible. To reduce the amount of plastic waste, miniatures are not used for toiletries, but rather refillable dispensers. Water is metered and consumption is monitored. Rainwater is collected and used in tubs for plants and vegetables. Local and organic products are purchased as much as possible. To contribute positively to the local area and community development, the owners are very supportive of local charities and Newport’s community events. 

Top eco features at The West Usk Lighthouse

  • Low energy light bulbs. The hosts are very conscious of the need to conserve energy

  • The building has secondary glazing & fire doors to help to keep heat in

  • Hosts compost & burn items that they don't need. They separate rubbish to make sure they can be recycled

  • The water is metered. Rain water is saved in tubs for plants & vegetables

  • Buy local products, even when shopping in the large supermarkets. Hosts serve organic food as much as they can, especially milk & eggs

  • Support local charities & local events. The hosts enjoy conservation & have spent half a lifetime restoring an old lighthouse!



The West Usk Lighthouse, Wales
Nearest train station: Newport Gwent

Directions from station:
It is preferable to take a taxi from the station to the lighthouse but there are buses going to Marshfield from the bus station which is not far from the train station.

Plan your journey by train

Buy rail tickets online and then collect them at any main station.
Bookings usually open 10-12 weeks before your date of travel.

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