Activity Breaks


Much to see . . Much to do!

Once you arrive at the cottages, you’ll be immersed in rolling welsh countryside for you to relax and enjoy, but for those of you that would like to pack your break with events and activities, there’s certainly a lot close by to explore and discover, from the casual & recreational, to the high octaine & action packed.

Below are just a few hand-picked favourites for you to get started . . .

Bailey Balloons


Take to the skies and see South Wales as you’ve never seen it before. This unique experience is not to miss, witness stunning vistas and breath-taking landscapes as the wind blows through your hair.

  Tel: 01275 375300

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Ross-On-Wye Canoe Hire


Ross on Wye Canoe Hire are one of the UK’s leading canoe hire specialists. We operate on the River Wye, serving Hereford to Monmouth – one of the most picturesque river sections in the UK.

Tel: 01600 890 883

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The National Dive & Activity Centre


The National Dive & Activity Centre provides a fun day out for the entire family and is situated around a large flooded quarry, just a 20 minute drive from us here at Usk Country Cottages. The centre is packed with a wide range of exciting activites such as a zipwire slide, giant 3G swing (above), drive-in cinema, flyboard experience, kayaking experience, paddleboarding experience and even a 400ft bungee jump if you’re up for the challenge.

Tel: 01291 630 046

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Tank School

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Every day at Tank School is extraordinary; we offer packages for all interests and guarantee a unique experience that won’t be forgotten. You will get a first-hand experience on how to drive a tank!

Tel: 07971 635 189

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Local Golf Courses

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An array of Golf Courses are located close to us here at Usk Country Cottages, these courses include the world famous Celtic Manor resort,  just a short drive away.

Tel: 01633 410 263

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Go Fishing

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There are plenty of local spots to cast a fishing line! One of which is Ravensnest Trout Fishery, set in 7 acres of woodland, situated near Tintern in the Wye Valley, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, part of the Angiddy river.

Tel: 01291 689564

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