The Rock Pub and B&B in Blackwood, Caerphilly

Your hosts Paul and Jennifer Taylor, former winners of Enterprise Inns National Pub of the year offer a warm and unique Welsh Valleys welcome to you here at The Rock.

This historical hostely, opened in 1808 and nestles in the verdant Sirhowy Valley in Blackwood. The Bed & Breakfast accommodation consists of five award winning en-suite rooms all individually designed.

UPDATE: We Are Now Open 7 Days a Week

We are running the government scheme on Mon, Tues & Wed until the 31st August. Read More


Breaking News: For Mon, Tues, Wed in September we are doing a promotional offer for both Lunchtimes & Evenings "Pay only for your main course & receive either a starter or dessert absolutely free". No catches or gimmicks.

We offer an elegant, well stocked bar, choice of real ales, a selection of wines and some old fashioned soft drinks which all catch the eye as you approach. The menu is comprehensive, predominantly fresh food based and locally sourced wherever possible, catering for both those on the move lunchtimes, as well as those who prefer to linger. Our specials are innovative and changed regularly.

WI-FI access is available in the bedrooms and public spaces.

Whether it’s a drink after work, or a lunch with friends the Rock in Blackwood, is perfect to unwind with friends.

Comprehensive, predominantly fresh food,  locally sourced, where possible at sensible prices.

Sleep in award winning accommodation, tastefully & comfortably furnished, complete with a substantial continental breakfast.

Latest News & Offers

Yes! The Rock warmly re-opened to the public, serving food from Saturday August 8th. We are now open 7 days a week.

On Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays throughout August we will also accept the government’s “Eat out to Help Out” Scheme. Right up until the 31st.

Our Access Statement is available here.
If you are considering bringing your children please read our children's policy