The Celtic Manor Resort, home of the ‘Ryder Cup’ in 2010 is under ten minutes away from The Old Barn Inn Llanmartin. Furthermore, there are numerous Championship Courses within a twenty minute drive – our own courtesy coach is available for our clients.
You couldn’t be in a better place to plan your ‘golfing extravaganza’. The region boasts some of the best golf courses in Wales; with many rivalling any in the UK.
In fact ‘The Celtic Manor Resort’ can be seen from the rear patio of The Old Barn Inn! The complex has three championship courses and apart from hosting the Ryder Cup in 2010 it has also been the venue for the Welsh Open Championship for many years.
Other notable ‘must plays’ are Marriott St. Peirre Golf and Country Club, Rolls of Monmouth, Newport Golf Club, Whitchurch (Cardiff) Golf Club and The Vale Hotel ‘National’ Golf Course and Country Club.
Other interesting local courses are Bryn Meadows Golf and Country Club, Monmouthshire Golf Club, Woodlake Park Golf Club, Pontnewydd Golf Club, Greenmeadow Golf and Country Club, Dewstow Golf Club, Pontypool Golf Club, Peterstone Golf Club, St. Mellons Golf Club, Cardiff Golf Club, Glamorganshire Golf Club and Wenvoe Castle Golf Club. The list is in fact endless with over 60 courses within a forty five-
If you like ‘links golf’ why not try Royal Porthcawl, Southerndown or Pyle and Kenfig Golf Clubs. Without doubt some of the most testing courses in the South Wales area and when the wind is up, a playground for only the very best players!
The Old Barn Inn is a Ryder Cup nominated hotel and hospitality partner. We are involved with the ‘Greens of South Wales Golf Campaign’ and are active participants with local ‘golf cluster’ promotions within the ‘Visit Wales Initiative’.
Golf packages are available by specific pre arrival request and fees will depend upon which courses you wish to play and on how many nights you wish to stay. You may also wish to book your golf and buggies separately, which can be facilitated by going on-
Apart from our courtesy coach, we also have our own golf equipment drying room and large secure storage. The whole site has a state of the art security system! Please note that no golf equipment is to be taken into the accommodation complex.