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Caer Llan's Contacts

Friends of Caer Llan

During the planning stages of your event, you may well require additional services provided by external suppliers (eg photographer, band, overspill accommodation etc..). Although we bear no responsibility for their services, whether good or bad, we are happy to point you towards a list of suppliers that we have either been consistently impressed with or we have received positive feedback from our guests.

Local Activities

Inspire2Adventure: Tailor-made corporate events company based in Monmouth.

Wye Dean Tourism: A whole host of Local activities, attractions and interesting places to visit.

Monmouth Canoe: Canoe & Kayak hire on the River Wye.

PedalaBikeAway: The area's premier trail centre for families and mountain bike enthusiasts, based in the beautiful Forest of Dean.

Keepers Lodge Clay Shoot: Clay Pidgeon shooting within 5 miles.

Local Golf : Some great Golf courses in Monmouthshire.


We are quite often asked if we can recommend bands or DJ's for weddings, events or celebrations. This is a very hard thing to do as music is very subjective. None the less, there are a few that we really enjoy and always deliver a great performance;

Black Panther Discos

Justin Banwell : DJ Justin Banwell is quite simply the ultimate professional. You can rely on him 100% to deliver the music you want for your special occasion. As one of South Wales top wedding DJ's he is certainly one of our personal favourites and comes highly recommended.


Retrospect: Really great wedding band, hugely talented and very professional. Great people, great music!


XL5: Hugely talented local band!

The Kiltics

The Kiltics: A wonderful band to entertain on your wedding day.

Bravo Singing Waiters

Bravo Singing Waiters: An exciting musical addition to your day!

Dave Dean

Dave Dean: Dave makes sure your big day goes with a swing!

Jemima Phillips

Jemima Phillips Harpist: Fabulous local harpist, very versatile with a modern twist.

Aderyn String Quartet

Aderyn String Quartet: Very talented and highly adaptable, classic as well modern music from highly talented musicians.

Jim Ramsey

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.: Acoustic Guitar/ Vocals - Original Material & Covers. Perfect for afternoon entertainment whilst having photo's taken.

The Welsh Wedding Bagpiper

The Welsh Wedding Bagpiper: Matthew offers a lovely way to welcome your guests and entertain them at the beginning of your wedding.

Hair & Makeup

Although it isn't a likely request from our Corporate Clients, it is on the mind of budding brides, organising their big day. These local suppliers are very professional and can come to Caer Llan on the morning of your wedding;

Hair by Jones

Monmouth 01600 772464 : Hair by Jones has a salon located in Monmouth.

Beth Price

Beth Price: Experienced make-up artist near Monmouth.

Christina Cooling

Christina Cooling: Christina is mobile based.


Emma Webster

Emma Webster Flowers: Emma works from a home studio near Monmouth.

Hilarys of Abergavenny

Hilarys Flowers: Hilary's shop is located in Abergavenny.


We have met a number of Photographers over the years, mostly associated with Weddings. A few have stood out for us and have also been kind enough to let us use their photographs throughout our website and marketing material;

Clare Lawrence (Love Seen Photography)

Grace Studios

Liz & Stuart Wedding Photography

Nick Murray

Paul Marbrook

Sacha Miller

Studio Cwtch


Richie Mac

Bridal Shops

Now for the lovely dresses...

Bridal wear

Waxflower For that lovely personal service give Kathy a call, she has a beautiful shop based in Chepstow.

Wedding Cake Makers

Here are the cake makers we know and love;

Cake Makers

The Pocket Bakery

Isabel's Bakehouse


Despite having accommodation available for up to 50 people within Caer Llan, there are often requests for overspill accommodation options in the area.
Here are a few for you to consider;

Pub's & Restaurants with rooms

Some of the local pubs and restaurants have rooms and offer accommodation;

The Mayhill Hotel : Affordable accommodation located in Monmouth - 5 miles from Caer Llan

Punch House : Punch House is a pub/ restaurant with 11 en-suite rooms, located in Monmouth - 5 miles from Caer Llan

B&B Options

There are a number of people locally that also offer B&B services;

The Courtyard : The Courtyard is on the Craig-y-Dorth, just over a mile from Caer Llan

Middle Lodge : Middle Lodge is lovely little B&B with annexe/ holiday lets just under a mile from Caer Llan


The Kings Head, Monmouth: Located in Monmouth approx 6 miles away, The Kings Head ia a part of the Weatherspoons group and has a number of affordable rooms available.

The Premier Inn, Monmouth: Located in Monmouth approx 4 miles away.

Self Catering Accommodation

Lower Gocket Farm : A Secret Garden Glamping Experience (next door to Caer Llan - 10 minute walk)

Wern Farm Cottage : A luxurious, cosy yet spacious cottage (less than half a mile from Caer Llan - 10 minute walk)

Taxi's & Mini buses

There are a number of taxi firms within the local area, however they often service a wide catchment area so get quickly booked on weekends. Therefore, we strongly advise, that you book well in advance if you would like a taxi from Caer Llan;

A.S.C Phillips (mini-buses) : 07568 076893.

Ace Taxi's - 3 cars : 07754 174596.

Alpha Cab - 1 x 4 seater, 1 x 6 seater : 07708 207123.

Amber Cabs : 01600 712200.

Kenny's Cabs : 07828 882432.

Jock's Journeys - 1 car - 1 x 8 seater : 07456 808427.

Monnow Taxi : 07968 059409.

Monmouth Taxis - 2 minibuses and 6 cars : 07449 809820.