A warm Welsh welcome always awaits at the Best Western Pontypool Metro Hotel.

A modern, boutique-style hotel
53 bedrooms, over 2 floors
10 rooms suitable for families, with baths and sofabeds.
3 twin bedded rooms with wetrooms all rooms are designed to put an instant smile on your face.
Electric charging point
New "Hypnos" premium range mattresses

Starbucks coffee lounge, perfect to relax and enjoy your surroundings.

Situated on the outskirts of Pontypool, 10 Minute drive from Newport, 25 minutes from Cardiff - The hotel is in an ideal location from which to explore South Wales - you’ll be just a short distance away from a wealth of heritage, culture and countryside attractions including the Brecon Beacons.

Perfect for leisure stays

Blaenavon’s Industrial landscape became a World Heritage Site in December 2000. It is a landscape shaped by human hand, dating from the early days of the Industrial Revolution - a significant stage in human evolution, when the iron and coal industries of South Wales were of global importance.

There’s so much to see and do in this gorgeous part of Wales, you’ll be spoiled for choice. Why not visit Abergavenny, renowned for its beauty and historic markets, and for a spot of serious retail therapy don’t miss Cwmbran Shopping Centre, which is just 4 miles away from the hotel. Or if rambling and the great outdoors is more your thing, Llandegfedd Reservoir is just 5 miles away – perfect for those sunny days Wales is famous for! Alternatively you could take a trip to The Big Pit to learn all about the history of Welsh mining.

Perfect for business stays

With refurbished rooms throughout to give you that comfortable night’s sleep as well as free high speed Wifi and your all-important Starbucks fix, we’ve got everything covered to ensure your day starts off on the right foot. The hotel benefits from great transport links to both Newport and Cardiff, making it easy for you to get from A to B. All of this and it won’t cost you the earth – making it ideal for any business guest.

Family Room

Corporate rates from just £​44.50 room only!

*Cwtch is a Welsh word, for which there is no English translation. Its nearest equivalent is a safe place - just what you need after a long tiring day!