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.
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!
Dave Mitchell Music
Dave Mitchell Music: Cut out the agents and deal directly with the performers at Dave Mitchell Music; we have a selection of different sized acts for all aspects of your special day ie ceremony music, drinks reception, evening party
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.
Hannah Ovett: A beautiful classical singer to entertain on your wedding day.
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: Experienced make-up artist near Monmouth.
Christina Cooling: Christina is mobile based.
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)
Liz & Stuart Wedding Photography
Now for the lovely dresses...
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;
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 Inn at Penallt : The Inn at Penallt is just 2 miles away from Caer Llan
The Mayhill Hotel : Affordable accommodation located in Monmouth - 5 miles from Caer Llan
Farringtons : Farringtons on Church Street is a restaurant with 8 rooms, 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
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 : 07754 174596.
Alpha Cab : 07708 207123.
Amber Cabs : 01600 712200.
Kenny's Cabs : 07828 882432.
Paddy's Cabs : 01600 772882.
Taxi Tacsi : 01291 691870.
Jock's Journeys : 07456 808427.
Monnow Taxi : 07968 059409.
Monmouth Taxis : 07449 809820.
Prestige Taxis (& mini-buses) : 07904 106194.