We know how important it is to be able to find information on destinations that can accommodate those that are physically and/or mentally challenged. Here we are developing a section that will help you to find inclusive and accessible Accommodation, Attractions, Activities and more around Herefordshire. __________________________________________________________________________ You will also find the services of Allinteractive Inclusion useful. Part of the Marches Family Network charity, they work with families, disabled and non-disabled children and young people, activity providers and supporters to create a more inclusive, welcoming and accessible Herefordshire and identify suitable places to enjoy. Have a look on their website for great inclusive and accessible places to go in the county. They also work with with local businesses to improve their inclusive offer providing a base for information, training, listings and collaborative working, offering taster sessions and more. Marches Family Network recently celebrated 25 years as a charity, and provides short-breaks for children and young people, and support and signposting for families. Parents with disabled children often say that they need clear information and thought in access information and welcome. A parent recently said, With inclusive thinking and practice everyone benefits. It’s a game changer.
The Yard is the newest concept from A Rule Of Tum. It was always the vision of the team to take the Hereford food scene to the next level by creating a permanent food and drink festival in the disused space behind their already thriving restaurants. The Yard opened in the summer of 2020 shortly after the height of the Coronavirus pandemic. Having been closed for several months of 2020 the team took this opportunity to use the car park and turn it into an outside seating area, capable of having socially distanced tables, and when the time comes being a great venue for festivals and more.” The Dark Kitchen is adjacent to The Yard behind the Burger Shop in Hereford. The food is a British take on Indian flavours headed up by chef Mike Fullard. You can order food for take away or to enjoy in our new outside eating drinking area; The Yard. Open from 3pm to 9pm Monday Tuesday, Wednesday,Friday and Saturday. Contact The Yard through Instagram at: https://www.instagram.com/_arot_/ Opening hours are: Mon: 9-10 Tues: 9-10 Wed: 9-10 Thurs: 9-10 Fri: 9-11 Sat: 9-11 Sun: 10-6 Also see The Bookshop and The Burger Shop
Townsend Touring and Camping Park is located in the rolling landscape of North Herefordshire, on the edge of the charming Black and White Village of Pembridge. This outstanding five star graded park is fully serviced with a spacious twelve-acre pitch touring and camping park, luxurious heated facilities block, fishing lake, picnic area, bike track, farm shop, children’s play area, games lounge and Glamping Pods and Custom Built Earth Sheltered Lodges The Earth Sheltered Lodges comprise of Mole Manor (Sleeps 5), Badgers Court and Toad Hall (each sleeping 2 to 9 people). Mole Manor is a compact cosy lodge complete with shower and toilet, triple bunk bed, sofa bed, kitchenette, sheltered porch with BBQ and fire pit. Badgers Court and Toad Hall comprise of fully fitted kitchen with cooker, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, dining room, bar, lounge, double bedroom, bunk bed (with 9-foot top bunk), twin bedroom and two wet rooms. Outside is a sheltered patio area with BBQ and fire pit.
The Angel is a 4 Silver Star property, located in the centre of Abergavenny and has been named ‘Welsh Hotel of The Year 2020’ by The Good Hotel Guide. Situated between 7 hills on the Welsh/English border, Abergavenny is often referred to as ‘The Gateway to Wales’. The Angel is in the centre of Abergavenny and is a two minute walk from Abergavenny Castle and the beautiful Linda Vista Gardens. The hotel is within walking distance of Abergavenny Train Station and there is plenty of parking available nearby (either on site or across the street in the public car park). The Oak Room Restaurant strives for culinary excellence and exquisite service. Chefs Paul Brown and Wesley Hammond lead The Angel’s talented culinary team to provide guests an inviting, approachable and valuable dining experience. The Angel aims to provide simple, good quality food with an approach that involves choosing the freshest and finest ingredients, paired with inspired culinary creations and live entertainment on weekends. Also see The Angel Hotel
Included in the 20 of the most charming UK city hotels by The Good Hotel Guide 2017 Castle House Hotel is a family-owned boutique hotel in the heart of the city of Hereford just a two-minute walk from the medieval Hereford Cathedral. A classic Georgian villa, the hotel has 24 individually designed luxury suites and bedrooms including 8 in its more contemporary townhouse, Number 25, just a few yards away. It’s pretty, terraced garden beside the old Hereford Castle moat is a perfect place for al fresco dining. Castle House is the perfect base from which to explore the surrounding countryside and Wye Valley as well as the historic city of Hereford, with its magnificent cathedral, the world-famous Mappa Mundi and Chain Library and the beautiful river Wye running through. Castle House Hotel has been chosen as one of The Sunday Telegraph’s Hotel Guru Fiona Duncan’s top 10 UK hotels for 2016 for her ”most memorable stay” Also featured in USA Today, America’s leading newspaper and website. Castle House Restaurant and Bar & Bistro Visitors are spoilt for choice at Castle House with the award-winning Castle Restaurant overlooking the old Hereford Castle moat, and the more informal Bar and Bistro. It’s the best dining in Hereford! […]
The Bookshop is a modern British restaurant serving a daily brunch, a steak led evening menu and an award winning Sunday lunch. From 8am daily, brunch, great coffee, and cakes are served in a relaxed setting that has been thoughtfully designed to accommodate both working and socialising. The restaurant opens its doors in the evenings from Wednesday to Saturday (6pm-10pm) offering a menu continuing to celebrate organic vegetables and grass-fed steak, with the addition of a greater choice of seasonal fish, vegan and gluten-free dishes. The menu showcases the teams’ creativity in fermenting, pickling and foraging, and use of a handmade charcoal-fired Fogarty oven. On Sundays, the award-winning Sunday lunch (Observer Food Monthly Awards, Best Sunday Lunch 2017) is served between 12.30 – 6pm. Extended opening hours, relaxed drinking areas and a beautiful garden invites our customers to spend time enjoying drinks from a carefully created cocktail and drinks menu. Alongside a passion for serving stunning food, the team are also highly conscious of the need to constantly improve and reduce everyone’s impact on the planet. All their energy is from renewable sources, waste oil is turned into biodiesel, suppliers are local, and they have eliminated single-use plastics. Also […]
Charades is situated in a quiet conservation area in the City of Hereford, and is an elegant gentleman’s villa. Steve and Helen at Charades offer the very best setting for superior accommodation in the most glorious of location, where you will find a warm welcome, an inviting atmosphere and comfortable surroundings. Perfectly placed, just ten minutes walk from the centre of the City of Hereford, Charades is an excellent base to explore Herefordshire and the surrounding area. The house was built in 1877 and sits in large gardens which guests can enjoy. It has retained many of its original Victorian features, such as fireplaces, high ceilings and coving. Charades is in a quiet conservation area, close to a lovely park, with a large, well lit private car park within the grounds of the house. All six bedrooms have en-suite with power showers and are spacious and light, with some giving spectacular views over the city, the Cathedral and the Black Mountains beyond. All rooms are dressed in period future and beds are made up in top quality Egyptian cotton bedding and come with colour TV, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryer and hospitality tray. Wi-Fi access is complementary during […]
FURTHER UPDATE – Deer Park Campsite open on Saturday 4th July until 23rd August, then again from 6th to 30th September. AN UPDATE ON OUR OPENING… It’s so lovely to be open again that we’ve added extra days!* Open every Saturday, Sunday and Monday until Monday 13th July. For anyone home-schooling, we’ve also put together a page pointing to lots of learning resources around Castles! With the recent news that the majority of children are unlikely to go back to school until September, an Outdoor Learning Day at Eastnor visiting a real-life castle might be a welcome change of scenery! We hope to see you soon, don’t forget tickets are limited and must be pre-booked online! Adults: £5.00 Children (3–15yrs): £2.50 *Opening is still on a Limited Grounds Only basis – full information available on our website, please read before purchasing tickets. Eastnor Castle is a great day out for the whole family! Open to visitors on selected days from Easter until the end of September, there is plenty to entertain and amuse visitors of all ages, including dogs who are most welcome. Visitors can explore the state rooms within Eastnor Castle where guides are on hand in every room to […]
DUE TO NEW LAWS REGARDING CORONAVIRUS LITTLE GAEFIELDS IS TAKING BOOKINGS FOR 6 PEOPLE IN 3 COTTAGES. PLEASE CONTACT FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO BOOK. Little Gaerfields is a large self-catering holiday home on a farm sleeping up to 18 plus 7 in 8 super kings plus singles and bunk beds etc in the Herefordshire Wye Valley. Also close to the Forest of Dean and the Welsh border. Once used for storing hay and milking cows in. The old red sandstone barn (built-in 1650) has been lovingly and thoughtfully converted into a large 4-star gold holiday house. Nestled in the sleepy South Herefordshire countryside Little Gaerfields has lots to offer guests. A huge dining room/kitchen for up to 30 with log burner in inglenook fireplace. Two TV room’s, underfloor heating, comfortable superking 6′ beds ( all double beds in the house can be made to singles for hen parties etc. There are two ground floor bedrooms with wet rooms one fully set up for disabled. The swimming pool with swim jet and sauna is perfect to entertain everyone. Play games in the fields, have a mooch in Bryn’s Wood then down to the old pond, feed the hens in the […]
Set in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside yet only minutes from Hereford city centre, The Steppes offers you a taste of luxury you would expect from a top rate self catering establishment all year round. There are two self catering holiday cottages, both with outside doors to the gardens. Easy access is available if required for the Garden Lodge and there is a large car parking area. Upstairs is a studio apartment comprising a large lounge/king size bedroom area complete with fully fitted kitchen and a luxury Italian designed ensuite shower room with underfloor heating. As the name suggests there is a flight of stairs to negotiate. The Garden Lodge is the latest addition to the suite of self catering holiday cottages and comprises a lounge with fully fitted kitchen and separate king size bedroom with ensuite shower room. This holiday cottage is centrally heated and has access to its own private garden area with pond. The Garden Lodge is also dog friendly. Lin and Martin, your hosts, are both keen to give you an experience you will want to repeat whether you are on holiday or on a business trip. There is also an electric socket in the car park […]
The Three Counties Hotel is a purpose-built hotel situated just 1½ miles from the centre of Hereford City and is ideally located to explore the Wye & Golden Valleys and the Welsh Marches. It has 60 well-appointed bedrooms, 32 of which are located in an annex to the main building and benefitting from parking right outside the door. The Three Shires Restaurant offers an excellent breakfast to start the day and a tasty seasonal menu in the evening. It has an informal, relaxed bar overlooking a pretty pond and is stocked with local beers and ciders. There is free parking for up to 250 cars and can easily accommodate a coach so a perfect base for the larger groups. In addition to all of this, there are four meeting rooms plus one of the largest function rooms in the County, beautifully decorated, and offering menus to suit all tastes, an excellent venue for any occasion.
Part of two beautiful properties in one stunning location. Long View Cottages have amazing views of the Herefordshire countryside and hills. Hill View House, sleeps 10 and is a Luxury, modern house with wonderful views. Stone Cottage which is close by sleeps 2. Hill View House has been finished to a very high standard. It has light, spacious kitchen with high spec appliances, beautiful décor, underfloor heating, Sonos system and a lovely gas fireplace to make the cold days nice and cosy. There are 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms in total. There are 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms upstairs. Three bedrooms have super king size beds and one bedroom has a double bed. All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. There is a TV in each bedroom. The house has an advantage of a downstairs bedroom (king size bed) with en-suite wet room. This bedroom is perfect for people who find stairs difficult. The kitchen and dining area is open plan, divided from the seating area by a built in, gas fire place adding to the modern feel. There is a separate snug room with large TV. The kitchen is spacious and light with two fridges, chiller, microwave, electric hobs and ovens. There is a […]
The Angel is a 4 Silver Star property, located in the centre of Abergavenny and has been named ‘Welsh Hotel of The Year 2020’ by The Good Hotel Guide. Situated between 7 hills on the Welsh/English border, Abergavenny is often referred to as ‘The Gateway to Wales’. The Angel is in the centre of Abergavenny and is a two minute walk from Abergavenny Castle and the beautiful Linda Vista Gardens. The hotel is within walking distance of Abergavenny Train Station and there is plenty of parking available nearby (either on site or across the street in the public car park). The hotel consistently provide 5 star service in a warm, stylish environment, from morning coffee to lunches, award-winning high teas to dinners and from events to overnight stays. Sister properties which are located nearby include The Walnut Tree (Michelin starred restaurant), The Art Shop & Chapel, The Abergavenny Hotel and The Angel Bakery, who supply all properties with the most delicious breads and pastries. Also see The Oak Room Restaurant.