The Angel Hotel

Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales

The Angel Hotel is a 35 bedroom hotel in the quaint, yet vibrant town of Abergavenny, Wales. Established in 1829 as a posting inn the hotel boasts some impressive features, complete with Georgian pillars and local art. It is steeped in interesting history and more recently named Good Hotel Guides, Welsh Hotel of the Year 2020. The Angel is part of a family of businesses, sharing a passion for superb food and art.  The Family consists of The Angel, The Abergavenny Hotel, The Angel Bakery, The Walnut Tree and The Art Shop & Chapel (a stunning location for civil ceremonies and within walking distance of The Angel).

On the doorstep is Abergavenny Castle, which is an exceptional location for drinks receptions and photos, as it has The Blorenge mountain as a backdrop.
The Angel’s award-winning High Teas are hugely popular, so much so, that we have included them as an alternative wedding breakfast in our wedding packages.

It has a lot to offer for your wedding day they have a handful of recommended wedding suppliers to help you create your vision, a wedding coordinator to plan your big day, a front of house customer service team who will see to your guests every need and a creative and talented culinary team who will take care of your cuisine requirements.

Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales


 Brecon Room, Ballroom and The Chapel are all licensed for Civil Ceremonies


The Chapel- Ceremony 150 people

The Cellar – Wedding Breakfast 14 people

Brecon Room – Ceremony 45 people/Wedding Breakfast 30 people

Ballroom – Ceremony 180 people/Wedding Breakfast 144 people/Reception 180  people


The Angel Hotel has an in-house full catering service including canapes and a la carte menus


There are 31 luxury en-suite guestrooms (subject to availability)

Bridal Suite

The Angel Hotel Cottages; The Mews, The Lodge, Sugarloaf Cottage, Castle Cottage

The Abergavenny Hotel: Sister property; 20 guestrooms

Green Credentials

An electric car – a Renault Twizy, which our guests are able to use to explore the area in an environmentally friendly way.  We also have 5 electric car charging stations in our car park.

Recycle extensively, wherever possible and use refillable hand soap bottles in rooms and public areas rather than the single use alternatives. We also have signs which guests can use to instruct us not to change their towels, if not necessary.

Vegan skincare in all rooms.

The Cellar

14 guests for a wedding breakfast.

The Cellar features the hotel’s wine cellar as a backdrop. The blue leather chairs contrast with the earthy tones of the stone walls and floor. Discretely tucked away in the basement, access is via a spiral staircase.

The Brecon Room

45 people for Civil Ceremony and 30 for Wedding breakfast.

Situated on the first floor of the hotel with easy access from the lift and stairs, the air-conditioned Brecon Room is the smallest of our private dining rooms and overlooks the historic high street. It has a large open fire and a Roger Oates flatweave rug on an oak floor. The overmantle mirror and wall sconces are gilt, and the large bay windows flood the room with natural light.

The Ballroom

180 people for Civil Ceremony and Evening reception and 144 people for Wedding Breakfast.

With its original high plasterwork ceiling, contemporary Italian crystal chandeliers and gilt sconces, tall windows, elegant mirrored alcoves and minstrels’ gallery, the Ballroom is a grand space for your celebrations. It has a private bar, opening onto a walled terrace with views towards the Blorenge mountain. Situated on the first floor of the hotel, the Ballroom can be accessed by lift, by stairs and directly from the car park.

The Chapel

150 people for a Civil Ceremony

A restored 19th Century Chapel, just around the corner from The Angel.

Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales
Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales
Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales
Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales
Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales
Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales
Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales


Intimate Elegance Package – 25 guests – £2880-£3200

Sunset Package – 100 guests evening only – £4230-£4700

Classic Package – 60 guests – £10,800- £12,000

Opulence Package – 60 guests £14,040-£15600

Your wedding reception can also be held on our ballroom terrace, where our Bakery team make and serve the most delicious homemade pizzas, using the finest ingredients, whilst you and your guests relax in the Spring or Summer sunshine.

Amendments and additional guests can be added per head and bespoke packages are available.


Venue Spotlight: The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, Wales


    Angel Hotel
    15 Cross Street
    NP7 5EN


    Portable ramp Hotel access.

    Lift to all floors.

      The Ballroom can be accessed via ramp directly from the car park.

    Accessible bedrrom with emergency pull cord and a large shower with fold down seat and grab rails.


    Tel: 01873 858059