Welcome to St Tewdrics House, a 19th Century Italianate Villa wedding venue set in 10 acres of Welsh countryside.
Welcome to St Tewdrics House, a 19th Century Italianate Villa wedding venue set in 10 acres of Welsh countryside.
Welcome to St Tewdrics House, a 19th Century Italianate Villa wedding venue set in 10 acres of Welsh countryside.

Guest Information

How To Find Us

St Tewdrics House is located in Chepstow which is just 5 minutes drive from the M48, making it easily accessible from Wales and England. Below is our address for you to find your way to us. Please be aware that some satnavs don’t take you directly to St Tewdrics House so we’d recommend looking at our map (on the contact us page) before you visit.

St Tewdrics House
Mathern Road
Chepstow
Monmouthshire
NP16 6HX

 Car Parking

There is plenty of car parking at St Tewdrics House. You are welcome to leave your car overnight but we would kindly ask that all cars are removed by 10am the following morning.

Taxis

If you’re planning on getting a taxi to and from St Tewdrics House, then we’d strong recommend booking this in advance. Chepstow is a small town so taxis get booked up quickly and we’d hate for you to be stuck without a taxi at the end of the night. We recommend arriving at the venue half an hour before the ceremony (if this is taking place at St Tewdrics House) and arranging your taxi home for 12.00am-12.30am.

Accommodation At St Tewdrics House

 We have 8 bedrooms at St Tewdrics House, however, all bedrooms are allocated by the couple getting married and therefore we are unable to take any direct bookings from guests. If you are staying at St Tewdrics House then your bedroom will be ready for you to check in to by 2pm. We will happily store your luggage for you until 2pm if you arrive earlier. Check out of your bedroom will be 10am the following morning.

Accommodation In The Local Area

If you’re not staying at St Tewdrics House and are looking for somewhere to stay nearby then we have plenty of recommendations. Please see below a list of local accommodation which is all conveniently located close to St Tewdrics House.

St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Chepstow
Two Rivers, Chepstow
The First Hurdle Guest House, Chepstow
No8 Chepstow, Chepstow
Willowbrook Guest House, Chepstow
BroadRock Accommodation, Chepstow

Confetti

You are welcome to throw confetti at St Tewdrics House but the confetti must be biodegradeable. We don’t allow the use of confetti cannons.

Bar & Drinks Policy

Our bar will be available for you to purchase drinks and our bar prices are very reasonable (i.e. beers are from £3.30 and single spirits and mixers are from £5.95). Please be aware that the bar will not be open before the ceremony. You may have heard that we are a no corkage venue, which means that the couple can provide their own drinks for the daytime period. However, the no corkage policy does not apply to guests so we don’t allow guests to bring in their own drinks. Any drinks brought in by guests will be confiscated.

Smoking & Drugs Policy

St Tewdrics House has a strict no smoking policy and smoking is not permitted within the venue at any time. Fire alarms and smoke detectors have been fitted in all rooms, including the bedrooms, and these will be activated if smoke is detected. St Tewdrics House also has a zero-tolerance policy regarding the use and/or possession of all recreational drugs. If guests are found under the influence of any recreational drugs or drugs are found in any room or bedroom then those guests will be asked to leave immediately and the police will be informed.

FAQ’s

What is the maximum capacity?

We can accommodate 150 people for formal dining, and a maximum of 150 for evening receptions.

 Are all the rooms included in the price of the venue?

Yes, all 8 en-suite rooms are included with the venue at the price stated. We also offer the option of charging out the rooms separately to guests of your choice at £150 per room per night, which would then be refunded to you.

Do we have to contact the registrars if we choose to have a civil ceremony?

Yes, you can discuss dates and times with the registrars if you are choosing to have a civil ceremony. St Tewdrics House is under Monmouthshire Council – http://www.monmouthshire.gov.uk/things-to-do/wedding

Tel: 01873 735435

E-mail: ceremonies@monmouthshire.gov.uk

What times are the rooms available?

 If there is no wedding the night before, you can have access to the all rooms from 10am on the day of the wedding. If there is a wedding the day before you can have access to the bridal suite from 11am and the other bedrooms will be available from 2pm. The Courtyard is available from 9am and the Main House from 10.30am. Those guests staying on-site are more than welcome to bring their luggage into the house and our staff will ensure they are kept safe until the rooms are ready.

What time do we need to leave the house in next morning?

We want you to enjoy your morning after and make full use of the house, so we ask all rooms to be vacated by 10am, and departure from the house by 10.30am.

What does no corkage mean?

No corkage means that during the day you are welcome to bring your own drinks for the drinks reception and wedding breakfast for no additional fee. We can also source your drinks for you direct from our wine merchant at cost price. There’s a fully stocked bar open throughout the day, and once the toast drinks have been served we ask that all further drinks are purchased from the bar.

 What time will the venue close?

Last orders and the music cut off time is midnight.We ask all guests to leave by 1am.
House guests can then come back into the house to relax, share stories from the day over a cold beer from the fridge or a nice cup of tea.

Can we have any catering company at the wedding?

We have in house caterers, the award winning Clever Chefs, however you’re free to use any caterer of your choice provided they  have a 5*-hygiene rating.

Is the weekday package available during weekends?

Yes, please contact us and we’ll be happy to provide you with a quote.

Can we bring activities to have on the day e.g. photo-booth, pitch and put, fairground ride?

Yes. You are more than welcome to have the activities you want on your  special day and we encourage our couples to have what they want to make their day personal. Our only requirement is that the activity provider has suitable insurance and meets our policy. For more information please contact us.

Can we decorate the venue how we want?

Yes, we encourage all our couples to decorate the rooms to their own taste and our staff will be on hand to help with the process. We just ask all wedding parties to leave St Tewdrics in its original condition.

Are we allowed confetti at the venue?

Yes, confetti is allowed at the venue as long as it is biodegradable.

How much is the deposit to secure the date we want to get married?

If you think St Tewdrics House is the place for you, we require a £1000 deposit within 2 weeks of booking the venue.

Who will serve the drinks and food?

We have staff on hand throughout the day to serve all drinks, and a fully staffed bar throughout the day. Your chosen caterers will supply staff to serve all food.

Who provides the linens, glassware and crockery?

Anything that goes on the tables, glassware, crockery and linens etc. should be provided by your caterer.

Arrange A Viewing

If you’d like to arrange a viewing, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

01291 627378 | weddings@sttewdrics.co.uk | St Tewdrics House, Mathern Rd, Chepstow, Monmouthshire NP16 6HX