Community in Barry

We at The Mount Rooms have always been passionate about the community we are in. We are not only located in the heart of wonderful Barry, but the hotel has a lot of history in Barry with many people having fond memories of celebrations in our hotel.

In this section you will find news with what is happening in Barry and the surrounding areas!

Have an event in Barry you want us to promote? Contact:


Stargazing in porthkerry park|8th march

Porthkerry Park, Barry.

Organised in partnership between Barry Astronomical Society and the park ranger service, the event held in the Forest Lodge in Porthkerry Park, will include a range of talks and presentations as well as time to observe the sky through telescopes.

Booking ahead is recommended, and you can secure your place by emailing Barry Astronomical Society on 

Take a look at the website for more information.

Alternatively, you can call Site Ranger Mel Stewart on 01446 733589.




Join us at The Mount Rooms Hotel from 11am-4pm for all things wedding!

Browse our many stalls from local businesses that all specialise in weddings, or take a look around our stunning boutique hotel.

Free Entry!

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Isle of fire | july 20th -21st

The award winning Isle of Fire returns to transform Barry Island into a beautiful fiery landscape with flaming flowers, scorching sculptures and entrancing trees.   Enjoy the Lantern Parade, flaming Viking Ship, live music and street entertainers for two evenings along Barry Island Gardens and Prom.

The free festival runs from 8.30pm to 11pm each night. 

An amazing fun filled, free, weekend - not to be missed.