The Greyhound is a traditional 17th Century inn, situated within the beautiful Vale of Usk, aiming to maintain the highest quality of home-cooked food, real ales, fine wines, antiques and country accomodation. Family run for over twenty years, we are just five minutes drive from the centre of the idyllic and picturesque town of Usk, famous for its historic castle, salmon filled delightful river and summertime floral displays.
The kitchen team, headed by owner Nicholas Davies, uses only the finest and fresh local produce including Welsh meats and fresh fish to provide an array of varied and interesting dishes to suit all tastes. The emphasis is on home cooking at afordable prices and whether you fancy an intimate meal for two in our candlelit dining room or a quick lunchtime snack with the family, the Greyhound can offer it all.
In the Summer sit outside in our extensive award winning gardens beautifully designed and lovingly nurtured by our gardening team. Their hard work and enthusiasm has paid off as the Greyhound holds several Gold Awards in the Best Gardens and Floral Display category in the Wales in bloom competition.
In the cooler months, our open roaring log fires add to the charm of the inn and combine with all our modern day facilities to make for an excellent and comfortable stay.
The 17th century stone stable block that is situated next to the inn has recently been refurbished into ten spacious ensuite bedrooms. Every effort has been made to keep the bedrooms in character with the inn whilst offering modern amenities. All rooms are finished to the highest standards and include comfortable beds, luxurious linen, an ensuite bathroom with a bath and shower, direct dial telephone, colour television and full tea and coffee making facilities.
The local area has a huge range of activites including sports, outdoor advnture, heratige and history. On your leisurely break you can escape into acres of beautiful rolling Welsh countryside, fish in local rivers, chase a golf ball around a championship course or have a flutter at the famous Chepstow Racecourse.
So many fascinating places are on our doorstep. The towns of Chepstow and Usk, Raglan Castle, Tintern Abbey, Caerleon Roman Baths and Amphitheatre and the capital city of Cardiff. The beautiful Breacon Beacons, black Mountains and Wentwood Forest are a must to explore.
The Greyhound is your gateway to Wales, perfectly situated to explore the many beautiful castles, national parks, beaches and mountains that Wales has to offer.
Please confirm your exact requirements prior to booking
Facilities for children
Please contact the owner/operator for up to date availability.