The Great House Hotel & Restaurant

High Street, Laleston, Bridgend, CF32 0HP, Wales

Welsh Tourist Board

A beautifully restored historic hotel. Members of Welsh Rarebits and Historic Hotels of Europe. Leicester’s Restaurant at the hotel features in Michelin and most food guides. Local Welsh free range products used for modern British menus. Private house parties and weddings in our beautiful garden.

A unique and beautiful country house run with 5 ***** service. Just 25 minutes equal distance to the centre of Cardiff and Swansea. Easy access to the South Wales Valleys and the Heritage Coast.

This 15C boutique hotel was a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester. Friendly, professional and discreet service, a unique combination of modern facilities with every traditional comfort you would expect.

Local amenities include places of interest for walks, the old thatched village of Merthyr Mawr and Candleston Dunes. The coastal regions of Southerndown and Porthcawl are just 10 minutes away. Golf at the championship Royal Porthcawl and several private golf courses and driving ranges are close by. Margam Abbey and Country Park is just 5 minutes away.

2 AA Rosettes
Michelin Guide
Country Restaurant of the Year twice
Welsh Restaurant of the Year
Most other good food guides
Young Welsh Chef of the Year
Irish hospitality award.


Please confirm your exact requirements prior to booking

  • Business facilities
  • Facilities for children
  • Health/Fitness/Beauty Facilities


Please contact the owner/operator for up to date availability.

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