The Vale Resort, Wales' favourite four-star resort, is set amidst over 650 acres of beautiful Welsh countryside and is home to a luxuriously appointed 143 bedroom, four star hotel once part of the estate of Hensol Castle – a 17th century stately home.
Ideally located just minutes from junction 34 of the M4, the Vale Resort combines convenience and accessibility with the unsurpassed beauty of the tranquil Vale of Glamorgan countryside in which it resides. Indeed, upon entering our gates you and your guests will become aware that you have arrived somewhere quite special and quite unique.
After all, the Resort combines exquisite landscaped gardens, sweeping staircases and classic terraces for an idyllic year round wedding venue, guaranteed to deliver a warm welcome and a stunningly photogenic setting for your special day.
For everything from the wedding ceremony, to the wedding reception and the evening function, even the Hen and Stag party, why not let our wedding co-ordinator take the strain so that you can enjoy the most memorable event of your life.
The following is included in your wedding package
FREE bedroom for the bride & groom*
FREE parking for 300+ cars
Preferential accommodation rates for wedding guests
FREE anniversary dinner
FREE one month membership of our Health & Racquets Club
FREE round of golf for the groom and three friends
20% discount at the Vale Spa for the month prior to your wedding
Red carpet on arrival
Silver cake stand and knife
Personalised menus and table plan
Complimentary car parking for all guests
Type of Cuisine:
You will find our catering options almost limitless. Our menu selector allows you to choose the meal that best suits you, your guests and of course your budget. A variety of drink packages are also available.
Directions by car:
Easily accessible from Vale of Glamorgan, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Pontyclun, Cardiff and Bridgend locally.
From London - Take the M4 west, exit at junction 34 in South Wales.
From the Midlands & the North - Take the M5, then the M50/A449 to Newport and then M4 to junction 34.
From the South West of England - Take the M5 to either the M49 at Avonmouth or the M5/M4 interchange (near Bristol) and then over the Severn Crossing into Wales and exit at junction 34.
From West Wales Take the M4 east and exit at junction 34.
From Junction 34
•Take the exit signposted for Pendoylan and Hensol
•Take 1st right following signs for Pendoylan, Hensol and Vale Resort.
•Take 1st right, signposted Hensol, Miskin and Vale Resort.
•Take 1st left, just before white house on the bend.
•Follow road up the hill and the Vale Resort gates are on the right
Directions by public transport:
By Air - Cardiff International Airport is just west of Barry and 20 minutes by road. There are signs from the A48 to the Vale Resort.
By Rail - Cardiff Central Station is 20 minutes by road from the Vale. Take the A4232 then one junction west to exit at junction 34.