Hilston Park, Monmouth

Hilston Park, which is just six miles from Monmouth, is a listed building that dates back to the early 19th Century and was built for a local aristocratic family. It’s within easy reach of the River Wye and the Black Mountains as well as the Forest of Dean and beyond.

Generations of young people have enjoyed staying in Hilston Park’s grand rooms, which can accommodate groups of up to 50 people. The centre is regularly used by groups from primary and secondary schools, youth and adult groups.

Accommodation at a glance

  • Can house up to 50
  • 18 beds plus 2 staff on one landing
  • 22 beds plus 2 staff on one landing
  • 4 beds can be added to either landing
  • Classroom, library and conference room
  • TV lounge and recreation room

Download the Hilston Park room plan [LINK TO PDF]

What activities can you do at Hilston Park?

Hilston Park is well equipped with excellent on-site facilities and many activities you can do without even leaving the extensive grounds. With the River Wye and Black Mountains on our doorstep, there is plenty to do on day trips too:

  • Get outdoors and try the high-level rope area or archery
  • Take advantage of our meadow, lake or woodland environmental studies areas
  • Stay under canvas – go camping in the grounds
  • Use our specialist equipment for field studies
  • Go canoeing on the River Wye
  • Go hillwalking in the Black Mountains
  • Build a raft or tackle a problem-solving task
  • Engage in orienteering, forest activities and bush craft

Hilston Park Lodge – Self-catering accommodation for small groups

The lodge at Hilston Park has been converted into accommodation for small self-catering groups. The lodge is suitable for up to 10 people (bunk bed accommodation) within the grounds of Hilston Park in Monmouthshire.

Accommodation at a glance

  • Three bedrooms (mostly bunkbeds)
  • Two bathrooms (two showers)
  • Kitchen with fridge
  • Wi fi
  • Lounge with bed settee
  • Own grounds, separate from Hilston Park, space for camping, camp fire area

How to find us:

Hilston Park, Newcastle, Monmouth, NP25 5NY