Green Man Backpackers Chepstow, 13 Beaufort Square, Chepstow, NP16 5EP (Car park NP16 5LL)
Call Mick and Ness on 07870 611979 or 01291 626773
OverviewSituated in the heart of Chepstow close to the Wye and Severn Estuaries, Green Man Backpackers offers comfortable accommodation in a Grade 2 historic building. Chepstow is a medieval walled town featuring a hill top castle. It is the starting/finishing point for the Offa's Dyke path, the All Wales Coast Path, Gloucester Way and the Wye Valley Walk. The Forest of Dean, the Vale of Usk and the Wye Valley AONB are all close by. The building has had many past uses including medieval moot hall, former telephone exchange and British Legion building. It has been newly renovated to a very high standard and offers a selection of rooms: mixed dorms, male or female dorms, en suite doubles & triples, family 5 bed rooms and twin rooms with private bathrooms. Visitors have access to the private members' bar and the television lounge. All prices include a free continental breakfast. The en suite rooms feature TV and tea & coffee making facilities. This family run hostel provides a warm welcome to Chepstow. 1 mile from Lands End to John O Groats route.
Beds & Rooms:49: 28 in dorms of 6 or 4 beds, 5 en suite family / twin rooms.
Open:All year. All day. Except New Year's Eve/Day.
Price per night:Dorms from £22pp, family/4 bed rooms from £65 (en suite from £75), 5 bed from £75, family/double en suite (sleeps 3) from £55.
Booking:Via email or phone, online booking coming soon. Groups of more than 5 dorm beds please book by phone.
Directions:Postcode NP16 5LL brings you to Wilkos store on Welsh Street. Take the road beside Wilkos into a car park, go almost to bottom and head for the Welsh flag on flagpole.
Public Transport:Chepstow train station 6 mins' walk. Bus station 5 mins' walk.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation is available to individuals and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the walking festivals page, the page of accommodation near Castles, the Land's End to John O' Groats Cycle Route, the IHUK signage page, the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map, the Offa's Dyke path, the Wales Coast Path, the Lon Las Cymru and the page of hostels with en suite rooms.
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October 13th 2017
Independent Hostel’s blogger Brian Schafer Dreyer stayed at the historic Greenman Backpackers which provides hostel accommodation in Chepstow on the England- Wales border. He discovered the river Wye, Chepstow Castle and Tintern Abbey just a short bus drive away.Read More
An award winning bunkhouse in Chepstow. Perfect for Offa’s Dyke and LEJOG cyclists
February 8th 2020
Situated in the centre of Chepstow, Greenman Backpackers is perfect for the start/finish of Offa’s Dyke. For cyclists it is just 1/2 mile from A466 after the old Severn Bridge crossing on the LEJOG cycle route.
The wonderful 13 century grade 2 listed building was beautifully restored in 2016. Mick and Ness have incorporated all the modern-day technology needed to run a modern accommodation business while retaining the original beauty of the building. You’re assured of a friendly welcome and a truly comfortable stay. The only problem is you may not want to leave the next morning!
Discounts for groups at Green Man Backpackers Chepstow!
August 27th 2019
Family friendly accommodation within one mile of the NCN.
Being within one mile of the NCN we have bike storage, and a bar and lounge area to relax in. The photo is of Chepstow Castle, which is well worth a visit.
Chepstow’s annual Walking Festival starts today.
April 24th 2019
Many of the walks are sold out for the 2019 festival but there are still plenty of places left on some stunning routes, and it’s definitely worth checking the events programme.
Five days of walking fun starting today and Green Man Backpackers provides a great base in the centre of Chepstow, the heart of the festival.
This popular festival provides lots of great opportunities to meet other people who also love walking, make new friends and discover the stunning landscape and rich heritage on Chepstows’ doorstep. Find the event program for here.