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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Historic Site
“Tintern Abbey is a national icon – still standing in roofless splendour on the banks of the River Wye nearly 500 years since its tragic fall from grace. One of the masterpieces of British Gothic architecture. It's about an hour away, in the car.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Tintern Abbey was founded on 9 May 1131 by Walter de Clare, Lord of Chepstow. It is situated adjacent to the village of Tintern in Monmouthshire, on the Welsh bank of the River Wye, which at this location forms the border between Monmouthshire in Wales and Gloucestershire in England.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pub restaurant 2 mins walk from the cottage. Friendly service. Tables outside in summer.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Tea Room
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  • 3 locals recommend
Cafe
  • 1 local recommends
Store
“Abbey Mill is a well-established independent family business and has been trading in Tintern village for the past 60 years. Set amidst breathtaking scenery and situated on the banks of the River Wye in the original mill site of Tintern Abbey, founded in 1131”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pub
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“A great little country pub, perfect for stopping off at on the walk to Tintern. Good portions of classic pub food.”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“The Cistercian abbey of Tintern is one of the greatest monastic ruins of Wales. Keen walkers can walk directly from the cottage to Tintern taking in Devils Pulpit on the way.”
  • 1 local recommends
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Locality
“Tintern Village has a good selection of shops and places to eat, with a wide variety of local crafts and souvenirs: Tintern Abbey Shop The White Monk Cafe & Shop Abbey Mills shopping and eating Anchor Inn Stella Books (a famous second hand book shop) ”
  • 3 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience