Vale Resort - Hensol

Hensol Park, Hensol, United Kingdom, CF72 8JY  show map
 4 stars
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Vale Resort - Hensol

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Babysitting

Paid babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Cribs/ Baby cots

Paid kids club

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Overview

The 4-star Vale Resort boasts close proximity to Cardiff Castle just 13.7 km away. This contemporary building was refurbished in 2011.

The traditional hotel is placed in a natural area, a short walk from a museum and a castle. 15 minutes' drive from Bridgend.

Placed near restaurants and golf courses, the hotel offers a leisure center, a picnic area and a swimming pool for on-site relaxation.

The venue is notable for the ideal location within a 15-minute drive to Cardiff-wales airport.

Rooms

There are 143 rooms including executive double room, standard twin room and superior room in Vale Resort, where guests can enjoy a superb view of the countryside and make use of satellite TV, complimentary wireless internet, a minibar, climate control and a personal computer. Guests can also use an electric kettle, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

British dishes are offered in the fabulous on-site restaurant. The hotel’s Salamanza Champagne bar serves snacks and grills along with refreshing drinks.

A full english breakfast is served at the price of GBP 12.95 per person per night. 

Services

Business travelers can use a business centre, a meeting room and a photocopier available on site.

Relax

Spa facilities at Vale Resort include a spa lounge, a Jacuzzi and a health club. The hotel provides lawn tennis, cycling and mini golf for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   143.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Female traveler room/floor

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Cycling
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Squash
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Barbeque grills
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Vale Resort - Hensol Hensol location
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Hotel Address:

Hensol Park, Hensol, United Kingdom, CF72 8JY

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City Center
  • Hensol
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    8.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    143

Hotel Awards

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Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

Vale Resort photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Room

Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • Radio
Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • Radio
Executive Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Spacious balcony
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Executive Room

Vale Resort Location

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Local attractions

  • St. Fagans: National History Museum4.5 mi
    Cardiff CF5 6XBWales
  • Dyffryn Fernant Gardens4.8 mi
    Llanychaer, Fishguard
  • St Illtud s Church6.5 mi
    Llantwit Major CF61 1SSWales
  • St. Mary's Church St. Fagans4.4 mi
    Crofft-y-Genau, Cardiff
  • The Welsh Hawking Centre6.4 mi
    Weycock Road, Barry
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    143

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHensolVale Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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Vale Resort Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Vale Resort

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 29 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    I think the location is fantastic when travelling from the m$ as is its close proximity to Cardiff for leisure. The staff are always extremely friendly and helpful and the bar off the reception area is very cool in design, we particularly enloy the Vettriano artwork.

    I think the standard of food could be greatly improved - we choose not to eat at the hotel

  • Single
    9.6

    All staff were friendly and knowledgeable (reception,valet, housekeeping, spa) Any problems were dealt with immediately and efficiently All facitilites on one site - eating, accommodation and activities

    Sat Nav does not direct you to the front entrance, staff are aware of this so perhaps a note could be made on their website about how to find them using Sat Nav Internet was an additional charge per day. I think this should have been included for people who are paying the full rate

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    It has very spacious rooms and surroundings. It was also pleasing to see a hotel catering for sports which gave the feeling that every guest seemed to have a plan rather than bimbling aimlessly.

    My only criticism was that the shower door in Room 122 was not fitted correctly. It had come loose from the top fixing. As somebody who stays in hotels most weeks, I can't believe that this hadn't been reported before, if it had it should have been sorted by Maintenance. A small observation but one that could leave a lasting impression on some guests. The evening staff did try to fix it but weren't successful.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The staff were friendly in all departments, The food is very good and reasonably priced, its in a good location away from the hustle and bustle! Will go back and would recommend to friends and family!

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Its location and, in better weather, access to the golf courses.

    We were very disappointed that the restaurant was not open. The grill served what we would describe as "mediocre pub grub".

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    very difficult to find the room, and breakfast was not included in the price

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The position and the aervice from the staff

    Because it was St valentine's weekend we could not book the restaurant at a convenient time for the children.

  • Single
    10.0

    Gym facilities very good, great to have access to the exercise classes too. Room very large and comfortable.

    Breakfast was good, but overpriced in my opinon. Would have been nice to have been able to select a continental option only at a reduced rate.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff added to the benefits of location and facilities.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The best things were the ease of access from the M4, and the location generally which I thought very pleasant.

    I did not enjoy being asked to vacate our table in the restaurant bar area before 11 pm on Saturday evening.

  • Couple
    6.2

    We visited the Vale resort for a relaxing weekend away but due to the amount of youngsters in and around the health club it made our experience quite uncomfortable. There were young teenagers bombing in and out of the pool without any care for other users of the pool. On one occasion one of the youngsters threw a swimming float at his friend and hit a young baby who was with her partents at the pool. The sauna and steem rooms were extreemly busy to the extent that there was a cue at one point to enter the sauna. We feel that considering that there was no reduction in the cost of the stay within the times of the school holidays, nothing was done to set a time table to limit the uncomfort of our experience. It was also a little strange for the childrens facility off the bar area to be open so late in to the evening as there were still toddlers running around the bar area after 10 pm at night. All in all the food was extremly good, the staff were friendly but the experience was hindered by the whole stay

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Loved the spa and fittnes rooms, the grounds for walking

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Excellent food; friendly staff and good location.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Excellent standards of service and the room and facilities were above average. The bed was the best ever! Could not fault much. Staff very helpful. Smart colour schemes, clean, and impressively large. Seemed lots of choice of outlets. Golf nearby was the best and best valued course we have played.

    F&B standards not bad but not up to the rest.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Excllent setting. Great facilities. Not too far from Cardiff if you want to shop. A golfer paradise

How to reach hotel

hotel Vale Resort - Hensol Hensol location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Hensol Park, Hensol, United Kingdom, CF72 8JY

Get directions
City Center
  • Hensol
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    8.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    143

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHensolVale Resort

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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