For more options, try the Gliffaes Country House Hotel and the Celtic Manor Resort. They are 25 kilometres and 11 kilometres respectively from the center. Others include the New House Country Hotel, 25 kilometres away, and the St David's Hotel, 30 kilometres.
The nearby localities of Govilon and Abergavenny are certainly worth going to. Govilon is 13 kilometres to the northwest of Gwent, while Abergavenny is 16 kilometres to the north. Accommodations in Govilon include The Angel Hotel Abergavenny and Llanwenarth Hotel. Abergavenny choices are The Park Hotel and Brynhonddu Country House B&B.
If you are really into sports and want to see local games, you might decide to head to Newport Stadium, which is to the south of Gwent. The Holiday Inn NEWPORT and the Coldra Court Hotel by Celtic Manor are good options if you hope to hit the hay nearby.
Hotels in Gwent start at AU$44 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.