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Photo of Cross Street in Abergavenny

Welcome to Abergavenny

Abergavenny is a picturesque town situated in the South Eastern corner of Wales, Great Britain, only 20 miles from the English border. Abergavenny is steeped in history and enjoys an enviable position close to the industry of middle and western England whilst bathing in the beauty of the Brecon Beacons national park. The community in Abergavenny balances fervent nationalism with an open and friendly hospitality.

Abergavenny Local Events

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For a full list of all the events in and around Abergavenny including: Abergavenny Markets, Theatre, Live Music, Abergavenny Festivals, visit our Local Events page

Abergavenny Food & Drink

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With a wide variety of pubs, take-aways & restaurants in Abergavenny there is bound to be an establishment to cater for your your cullinary tastes, plus the now famous `Abergavenny Food Festival` held over a September weekend and you have a great gastronomic venue.
The Angel Hotel, The Bridgend Inn Govilon, The Market Tafarn, The Drum & Monkey, Abergavenny Food & Drink

Shopping in Abergavenny

In addition to High Street stores there are loads of local shops selling a huge range of indiviual gifts as well as local arts &crafts. Plus, Abergavenny is still very much a market town with a recently refurbished market hall hosting Antiques & Collectors Fairs, Local Produce Markets and more.
Shopping in Abergavenny

Things To Do in Abergavenny

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As if quietly enjoying the beauty of the area was not enough, there are plenty of sights to see and things to do in and around Abergavenny. Falconry and Craft Centres, a well equipped Leisure Centre, a number of impressive Castles & Antiquities and a whole lot more besides. See the Things To Do in Abergavenny page for more info.

Accommodation in Abergavenny

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There is a wide range of quality accommodation including hotels, bed and breakfast, camping and caravanning in Abergavenny to meet the various needs & budgets of visitors.
These include The Angel Hotel, The Black Lion Guest House, The Market Tafarn, Ty Llew, Pen y Dre Farm and The Hill. Visit The Accommodation in Abergavenny page.

Abergavenny Twin Towns & Visitors

Abergavenny has close links to the twin towns of Beaupreau in France, Oestringen in Germany and Sarno in Italy. Abergavenny is a bustling market town working with agriculture and industry alike and equally responsive to the needs of tourists which are increasing in numbers every year. We hope these pages will encourage the unaquainted to visit Abergavenny for the first time or perhaps remind those who have been lucky enough to have enjoyed this "gateway" to visit again.

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