Barton Court, Colwall, is a period country house on the edge of a charming village, in its own grounds, surrounded by spectacular countryside. Between the two very different vibrant towns of Malvern and Ledbury, it is private but not isolated. The station one mile away has direct connections with London, Bristol and Birmingham and the motorway network is only 3 miles away, making it easy for people from all over the country to travel to. The house is Georgian, beautifully preserved and filled with period features, which has undergone a sensitive refurbishment programme to introduce – discretely – modern facilities and creature comforts while enhancing all of its historic charm. It sleeps up to 24 in 10 bedrooms in the main house with 9 bathrooms [8 ensuite]. The drawing room is dominated by a remarkable 250 year old plasterwork ceiling and floor to ceiling windows that look south over the hills. There is a formal dining room and a library plus 6 acres of grounds to enjoy exploring. For larger parties, the annexe wing, now renovated, can be opened up to accommodate an additional 8 or 10 guests As well as the main house, The Clock Tower has been given […]
Lemore Manor is one of Herefordshire’s finest wedding, corporate and function venues and has been a labour of love for its owners Margaret and Ben Owen for the last decade. The main house Lemore Manor is set in quiet seclusion and blending a beautifully proportioned stone property with modern features, this place was meant for a party or private function. A large orangery with glistening chandeliers opens out to the terrace and gardens and lends a glamorous Gatsby style theme with its cocktail bar and ample room for tables (seat up to 120 guests), dancing, your live band and all of your happy guests. With statement wall coverings, soft furnishings and furniture, the break-away rooms are yours to relax in. The open fire and long dark wood tables of the formal dining room, that can seat up to 50, demand equally luxurious cuisine from the talented in-house chef and his team. Downstairs there is a gentlemen’s snug and games room, but don’t worry ladies, something even more special is your hen den (more later). Ceremonies are held in the purpose built ‘chapel’ room with its beamed ceiling waiting for garlands to adorn it and the photo opportunities are endless in […]
Nestled in the Eastnor Deer Park, these 2 beautifully restored holiday cottages are a walkers’ paradise! Peacock Villa and Golden Gates Lodge are located in the Eastnor Deer Park, within the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding natural Beauty and both offer stunning views, door-step walks, cycle routes and the highest level of comfort. Above all else though, our holiday cottages promise peace and tranquility! Both properties were completely renovated in 2010 from previously derelict estate buildings. They have been tastefully and thoughtfully restored throughout and offer the highest level of comfort. Ideally suited to people who want a relaxing break in a quiet area or want a convenient base from which to explore the surrounding area of Malvern and Ledbury, these properties are a great base for a holiday or short break and are regularly used by guests attending a wedding or party at Eastnor Castle. Dogs are very welcome in both properties. Golden Gates Lodge Golden Gates Lodge can be booked as a one bed or a two bed property. The two single storey gate lodges have been superbly refurbished and decorated to provide high quality self catering holiday accommodation in a unique setting. The larger of the two […]
UPDATE: Open for Caravan Sales by appointment only and sites open pending government guidelines from 4 July 2020. Escape, Relax, Enjoy at Arrow Bank Holiday Park Arrow Bank Holiday Park is a static caravan holiday home and touring park in Herefordshire. Arrow Bank at Eardisland, is set alongside the River Arrow in a picture postcard black and white village. This 5 star standard holiday park offers a welcoming retreat to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Camping is also available at Arrow Bank with just under 50 pitches and excellent facilities including hot showers, laundry and fishing is available on the river arrow adjacent to the park. WI-FI available Local pub and tea rooms In the heart of the Black & White trail Dog Friendly Part of The Best Parks Group
If you’re looking for a secluded hideaway nestling in gorgeous north Herefordshire countryside then Green Lane Carriage is just perfect. Surrounded by beautiful orchards and with spectacular views towards the Black Mountains this vintage railway carriage is both quirky and an absolute delight. It may be harking back to bygone times but it is furnished to an exceptionally high standard and includes lots of lovely home comforts and a wonderful wood-burner to take away the chill of an evening. Great for families the carriage sleeps 4, 2 adults and 2 children and is within easy reach of historic Hereford City, the ‘town of books’ Hay on Wye, arty Kington and the Black and White village trail. A great base too for walking or cycling. Enjoy a warm welcome from owners Clare and Steve who also run the Orgasmic Cider Company, producing traditional Herefordshire cider and perry and who are always happy to show you around and organise tastings. This quiet, peaceful country retreat is the ideal place to come and relax and sample life in the slow lane. Book here.
UPDATE – The B&B opens 1st August 2020. The Self Catering houses will reopen from 10 July. Get in touch to arrange a booking. Huntlands Farm has 6 rooms. Two super king with en suite bathrooms; two super kings with en suite shower rooms; one super king with private shower room across the landing and one double room downstairs with private shower room next door. While breakfast is included, there are some great extra touches; Take advantage of the Sunday-in-Bed Breakfast Tray (order the night before) delivered to your room. “Lucy and Stephen have lovingly coaxed this 15th-century house on a working farm back to life. Deep in rural middle England, it’s a comfortable place with patterned rugs on floorboards, reclaimed wardrobes and views over the orchard or farm. Breakfast on eggs from the hens, sausages from the pigs and home-made preserves.” The Telegraph, January 2017 With an ethos of supporting local producers as well as using the farm’s own produce, the optional evening menus reflect the owners’ cultural backgrounds of Herefordshire & The Caribbean. And there are always homemade cakes and pastries as well as delectable desserts which you can spoil yourself with during your stay. If you wish to rent the […]
Situated in the fairytale black and white Tudor village of Weobley, 16th century Mellington House is a small family run B&B providing good quality village centre accommodation for both long and short stays in this beautiful area. A flexible approach offers the option of both bed and breakfast or self catering in each of the characterful, well equipped, individually accessed ‘apartments’ in the house. The great location ensures that you are close to shops, pubs and the village restaurants and within walking distance of local amenities and countryside walks. Accommodation apartments are comfortably furnished and all rooms have their own access to the front and rear of the house. There is more than an acre of gardens for guests to enjoy and footpaths leading into the surrounding countryside are all right on the doorstep. An excellent base from which to explore this truly beautiful part of the world. 4 Bed & Breakfast/Self catering apartments, sleeping 2-4 people
The Barn at Rhodds Farm is a large Victorian threshing barn which was converted in 2004. It is next to the owners house and is set in a very special 3 acre garden with 13 acres of woodland where guests are free to walk. The 3 very friendly resident dogs are happy to accompany them. The Barn is large, light and furnished very much as a home. It is filled with books, rugs, paintings, antique furniture, a selection of interesting musical instruments and a working juke box. One of the outstanding features is the large living and entertaining space (48′ x 23′) with a library and full height double-glazed windows. On the first floor is another large sitting room with TV, off which is a private balcony with garden furniture and wonderful views of the countryside to the south; the perfect place for a drink at the end of the day. The barn sleeps 4 in two ensuite bedrooms each with a bath. There is a shower room downstairs and a fully equipped kitchen with full-size electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave and a washing machine. The barn is heated with a very efficient wood-burning stove + all the wood you […]
Brand new in 2020 this conveniently located holiday cottage in Herefordshire adjoins an award-winning country inn, The Crown at Woolhope, in the heart of the picturesque village of Woolhope, just 6 miles from Hereford City. With 7 bedrooms, 9 beds, 5 bath/shower rooms, a unique converted commercial kitchen/dining room and large garden, this holiday cottage for groups or families has been designed for celebrations and foodie experiences, as well as traditional holidays, or, with the pub directly next door, it’s a brilliant party house for stag and hen parties. It sleeps up to 14 in 7 bedrooms. The 6 first floor bedrooms enjoy wonderful views of the Woolhope dome SSSI.With the owner a cider fan, with his own on-site micro-brewery, (the pub has won Cider Pub of the Year more than once) the rooms are named after famous cider fruit varieties. 2 super king-size, which can be twins, 2 doubles, one of which is en-suite, 1 king-size, 1 twin, a bunk bedroom is located on the ground floor. This is next to the downstairs shower room which leads to the snug and large kitchen/dining room. There is a large open-plan kitchen and dining area which has been converted from a […]
If you are looking to leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life behind, Raycombe Farm Glamping is the place for you. Veiled in ancient woodland and surrounded by flower filled meadows, offering incredible views across East Herefordshire you can choose to sleep in the loft of the converted timber barn space or the delightful remote yurt. Both are beautifully furnished with antiques, linen and towels and you will find all the equipment you need whether you want to use the rustic outside kitchen and BBQ by the yurt or the well-equipped shared kitchen in the nearby barn to cook up whatever you fancy and at whatever time you like. Choose alfresco or eat in the spacious dining room to enjoy your food. The dining room doors in the barn open up fully to reveal a large wooden deck, the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing drink and catch the perfect setting you are surrounded by. After a good night’s sleep, take peaceful and tranquil nature walks or run around playing in the fields in your wellies. The choice is yours and there are no rules or time keeping here! Here you can relax, unwind and feel like kids again.
Home Farm Dulas Bed & Breakfast is situated in the picturesque Golden Valley The traditional farmhouse at Home Farm Dulas is set within a model farm built in 1865, spanning 120 acres of farmland. The farmhouse is tastefully furnished with antique furniture & contempory fabrics. The bedrooms (2 doubles, 1 twin/double) are extremely spacious and light and have comfortable beds with cotton sheets and towels. All have en suite bathrooms, TV, Wifi, tea and coffee making facilities, and a hairdryer. A scrumptious breakfast made from local ingredients is served in the dining room over-looking the garden. Maddy bakes her own bread and preserves, collects the eggs from her chickens, and picks the vegetables from her organic kitchen garden. On offer each morning is both a full English or lighter continental breakfast. Maddy is a Cordon Bleu chef delighted to cook you an evening dinner at request and a small extra charge if you prefer a night off from a restaurant. Whilst at Home Farm, relax in the garden, visit the old watermill, fish in the brook, take a walk around our farmland. Ewyas Harold village with its local shop, butchers and pubs is conveniently less than a mile away. There […]
UPDATE: Open from July 4th 2020, taking bookings now. Welcome to David and Sue’s Working Livestock Farm; Sink Green Farm, which offers a welcome retreat. Set in 170 acres of pasture meadows to south-east of Hereford, Sink Green Farm is the perfect place to stay. Whilst the river is the boundary to our livestock farm, we are only three miles from Hereford city and centrally located to access all of Herefordshire, and the surrounding areas. All bedrooms en suite, spacious and comfortable, with hospitality trays and TV, they are a subtle blend of both traditional and contemporary, all of which enhances the character of our 16th century farmhouse. Wi-Fi throughout. Unwind in our oak-beamed guest lounge to watch TV, play games, listen to music or just read. Enjoy the interactive computer to help plan your days out. A traditional farmhouse breakfast is served in our flag stoned dining room. Relax in extensive garden, with summer house and hot-tub and enjoy the uninterrupted panoramic views over the river meadows. Hospitality tray, fridge and BBQ are provided to add to your enjoyment. Enjoy – the tranquil walks along the banks of the River Wye which for over one and a half miles meanders along the […]
UPDATE: Open from Saturday July 4th 2020. This is for Seasonal Customers, as well as Touring & Camping customers & Guests in their Hobbit Houses and Pods. Government Guidance has allowed the opening of all facilities at Townsend. Provisions have been put in place to make the park a “Covid Safe” Environment Accredited by Visit Britain and are following guidelines issued by both the Government & Environmental Health. 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, […]
Get off the beaten track and discover Hicks Farm surrounded by unspoilt Herefordshire countryside. On the farm are two well-maintained detached properties each with its own unique character and its own private garden! They can be booked individually or together to accommodate larger groups. Orchard House is a spacious five bedroom barn conversion sleeping 14 with a ground floor bedroom suite which is wheelchair accessible – hearing loops are also fitted. The property is ideal for larger groups or those who require a downstairs bedroom. Rose Cottage is a delightful early eighteenth century stone dwelling that has been extended to achieve a sizeable three bedroom property sleeping 7. The cosy character cottage is a favourite with couples and families alike. Whatever the occasion outside caterers are happy to cook for guests “at home” and everyone from both houses can dine together in Orchard House’s large farmhouse kitchen. Both properties share the Pool Barn leisure facilities. The indoor swimming pool is 11 metres by 5 metres so plenty of room for everyone. Upstairs the games room has a pool table and table football, younger visitors can enjoy the Brio train table and toy corner. The ground floor of this building is […]
Part of the White Heron Properties portfolio and set in beautiful north Herefordshire in a wonderfully private location, Gardeners Holiday Cottage is a 4 Star Holiday Cottage which sleeps up to 6 and is located on the Whittern Estate. This beautifully restored Gardeners Cottage holiday property was once home to the Head Gardener of the Whittern Estate. Built around 1850 and backing onto a lovely and well-protected courtyard, it is historic, stylishly decorated and well proportioned for a family or a couple’s hideaway . The property has large open gardens of its own, next to the kitchen garden with its original eighteenth-century red brick walls. The accommodation at Gardeners Cottage is very well laid out and all the decor and furniture is designer orientated. The rear entrance leads to an eclectic courtyard, entering straight into a fully fitted kitchen which also includes a utility room and a large shower and toilet. The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and will seat up to 10 around a large vintage table. The sitting room is the other side of the front entrance and porch area and has comfortable sofas, armchairs and a delightful wood-burner. Upstairs the main bedroom has a kingsize bed; another has a double bed with […]
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 […]
Update – Taking bookings for July and August 2020 now in The Glamping Villages. Available for exclusive use of a group. Please see details by clicking the link below. https://www.oakerwoodleisure.co.uk/offers/glamping/ Oaker Wood Glamping Specialises in group Glamping for between 12 and 120 people, including School Residential Trips, Stag and Hen weekends, rugby and other sports tours, and family reunions and parties. There are two entirely separate Glamping Villages and offer all group bookings exclusivity in one of the Villages. Each village has its own facilities, covered dining area, cooking facilities, fire circle and Barbecue Hut. Accommodation is in wooden pods sleeping between 4 and 8. Pods have electric lights and heaters for the colder months. At the heart of each Glamping Village is a covered dining area. Your stay can be on either a catered or self catered basis, with all utensils and cooking equipment provided. Each Glamping Village has a Scandinavian style barbecue hut where groups may enjoy a barbecue whatever the British weather brings us. The seated fire circle, overlooking the sun setting over the Welsh mountains, is where groups congregate at the end of each day. Each village has hot showers and toilets. Peace is of the essence […]
Comfortable accommodation in Monkland Leominster Wall End Farm offers a self-catering studio and a large guest room in the farmhouse, great for exploring the heart of Herefordshire and South Shropshire. The property is approximately 10 miles from the cathedral city of Hereford to the south and 10 miles from the ancient market town of Ludlow to the North. Both full of history, good restaurants and good shopping. Also set along the picturesque Herefordshire Black and White Village Trail. The traditional farmhouse offers a large guest room, comfortably furnished and with lovely orchard views and privacy from the main part of the house. The stunning studio, has been created with comfort in mind, space to enjoy peace and privacy in stylishly decorated surroundings with beautiful Edward Bulmer natural paints colours. There is outdoor space for your own private use, as well as tennis & wonderful walking. Fishing is available at an extra cost.
UPDATE: The Green Dragon will be re-opening on Saturday 1st August. The re-opening of the hotel will see the team at the Green Dragon Hotel welcome guests to their safe and spacious areas, including The Hereford, Garrick Lounge, Offa Bar, Orange Bar, and bedrooms, for those who are staying. They are committed to ensuring the hotel continues to be a safe place to work, visit and stay in, and can assure you that the health, safety, and wellbeing of all of their employees, guests, and third-party visitors is, as always, their utmost priority. You can find out more about their Covid-19 safety measures over on our website. In order to ensure the safety of their team and guests, each outlet will have a limited capacity so reserving a table in The Hereford and The Offa Bar is recommended. The Offa Bar is the go-to nightspot in Hereford town, but soon to be is their famous Ballroom. Book your table now to enjoy expertly crafted cocktails in a safe and ambient setting. Head to their website to find further information on reopening, including opening times and how to book your table. Iconic hotel in City centre location With a full refurbishment underway […]
Orleton Rise Holiday Home Park is a 5 Star Awarded Holiday Park set in 10 acres of beautifully manicured Park land of trees and shrubs, a hidden gem. We offer privacy and tranquility, ideal for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. You can sit back, relax and unwind in a peaceful environment, especially next to our beautiful nature pool. Immediate access to walking, cycling and wild-life watching. Situated between the Medieval town of Ludlow and the Market town of Leominster, Orleton Rise is the perfect base for exploring Herefordshire, Shropshire, The Marches, Black and White village trail and Offa’s Dyke trail and much more with lots to see and do. Season Open 1st March to 31st January Holiday Homes For Sale Brand New & Pre-owned Welcome Touring Caravans & Motorhomes Large level hardstanding pitches Heat toilet / shower / disabled/ laundry facilities Seasonal Touring Caravan Pitches Dog friendly WiFi Room Local village with shop/post office, two charming character Inns Also see Lucksall Caravan & Camping Park
The unique, beautiful cottages and two gatehouse lodges in the grounds of Pudleston Court represent an exclusive holiday location in the north of the county. The cottages and two gatehouse lodges are newly fitted to a high standard each with their own private garden – ideal for that lazy outdoor breakfast in the morning sunshine, or for just relaxing after lunch. Or you could light the barbeque in the evening and simply enjoy food, the ambience and the company. The stay in The Gaggles includes access to the on-site leisure complex where there is a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna and steam room. Towels are provided. Sleeps 8 – 4 Bedrooms The stay in The Butlers Cottage and either of the two gatehouse lodges includes access to a sauna and hot tub in the enclosed garden. Towels are provided. Sleeps 8 – 4 Bedrooms There is also Adam Lodge which sleeps 4 and Eve Lodge which also sleeps 4. Cottages can be booked together or individually. The estate offers beautiful lakeside and woodland walks where you can take your dog, or bring your fishing rod and relax by the lake. Only one hour’s drive from The Cotswolds, Herefordshire boasts a […]
Portland House is a spacious Grade 11 listed Georgian House positioned in a village setting within an area of outstanding natural beauty. The house is full of character and charm, on the cusp of three beautiful counties (Herefordshire, Monmouthshire and Gloucestershire) and just opposite Symonds Yat at the edge of the Forest of Dean. There are rural views from most of the seven bedrooms. There is also a room downstairs which, with prior arrangement, can be made into another bedroom for those with accessibility challenges with a well-appointed bathroom next door. Portland House is ideal for large group gatherings and celebrations including Hen and Stag parties, family get-togethers and with plenty of areas to break away into and make felxible use of the rooms. The Kitchen has good range of cooking facilities with an aga, eye level double electric ovens and grill, a hob with both gas and electric rings. Plus two microwaves, one of which is convection oven and grill. Fridge/freezer and cupboards containing utensils, equipment, and china sufficient for catering for 20 people. The utility room contains a dishwasher, and the userful boot room has a washing machine and tumble dryer. With both rooms leading from outdoors these […]
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 […]
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.
Two lovely cottages, each sleeps 4 people Cowshed Cottage and The Dairy are situated near to the pretty Gloucestershire village of Newland and nearby there is Offa’s Dyke, the border between England and Wales. Awarded 4-stars by Visit-England, the cottages are finished to exceptional standards – there is central heating, fitted carpets and high quality fixtures and fittings. Each single-storey cottage sleeps up to four in two en-suite bedrooms. With a fully equipped lounge, dining area and kitchen leading onto a private patio with garden furniture and BBQ, you can relax in the sun-trap garden. Off-road parking is directly outside the cottage, there is also free secure storage for cycles, canoes, etc. With ancient footpaths directly from the front door, you can walk nearby woods or canoe the River Wye – the choice is yours! Must visit spots include Tintern Abbey, Puzzlewood, and Symonds Yat Rock. Some of the UK’s most special National Trust and CADW sites are within easy reach too. With caves and mines left over from the region’s mining industry, forests carpeted with seasonal flora, and plenty of pubs nearby to sample good old-fashioned British Ale – there is something for everyone in this unique area. Weekly […]
NOW OPEN: The Garden Lodge and Upstairs apartment are now open for visitors. 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 […]
Part of the White Heron Properties portfolio and set in beautiful north Herefordshire in a wonderfully private location, The Colloquy is an exclusive-use property located at the heart of the Whittern Estate. Offering tremendous flexibility, it is a stunning conversion of the Estate’s Victorian stable-yard, which now enjoys modern luxury and excellent leisure facilities. Use of the grounds is included. Designed with imagination and flair, these historic Victorian stable buildings use space to its best advantage, creating a very special environment for business or pleasure. Bedrooms 8 (sleeps 16-23) Kitchens 5 Sitting Rooms 5 Dining Room 1 As a holiday home The Colloquy is perfect for a large holiday gathering of varying ages, where everyone can either be together or break out into their own zones. The flexible areas can be self contained or there are spaces for the whole group to gather, eat, play, relax, party, so you can choose to mingle or have some private time, no matter how big your party. For a full range of the accommodation and facilities, please look on The Colloquy website. For Corporate use With excellent presentation and media facilities, formal and relaxed areas and plenty of spaces for break-out sessions, […]
UPDATE: The Granary and Garden Cottage self catering cottages are set to reopen on July 4th. Bookings must be for a minimum of 3 nights. To book your stay or for any further enquiries please call Carol on 01989 563900. Two Gorgeous AA 4star Self Catering Cottages in Ross on Wye. Benhall Farm Holiday Cottages are called The Granary and Garden Cottage and offer furnishing and decorating to a high standard with many little extras to make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable. There are gardens to sit and relax in, farm wildlife walk on the banks of the River Wye and within easy reach are Goodrich Castle, Symonds Yat Rock, Monmouth, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford with its Cathedral and Mappa Mundi. Royal Forest of Dean, with its many places of historic and sporting interest, the Brecon Beacons. walking, canoeing, golf, horse racing, plus many castles and museums are close by. Cottage bookings are taken Friday to Friday. Short breaks can be taken October to April and at other times of the year at short notice – ask here. There is also a lovely Bed & Breakfast in the Georgian Farmhouse and with the Self-Catering Cottages and Bed and Breakfast they can accommodate […]
Bare Farm Cottage is a Stylish Farm Cottage within the heart of rural Herefordshire. Bare Farm Cottage offers a warm welcome with breathtaking views across the open Herefordshire countryside. Rich in history with a wealth of character and a clever mix of contemporary soft furnishings to further enhance its style. With open-plan living ideal for relaxing and catching up with friends and family. Often referred to as the Golden Valley the west of Herefordshire with it’s broad vale that separates Hereford from the Welsh Hills has plenty to offer throughout the year, for keen walkers and cyclists follow the earthworks known as Offa’s Dyke, or the Wye Valley walk which will take you through both meadow and orchard to rugged and remote uplands. With a great calendar of Herefordshire festivals to include the Hay-on-Wye festival, Ludlow Food festival and the great Cider Route. Also within easy access are attractions to include Kentchurch Court, Brobury House Gardens and Rowlestone Court. The accommodation offers four bedrooms: 2 doubles, 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and 1 twin. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC. Shower room: with shower and WC on the ground floor. Lounge: with […]
Cwtch Cabins & Camping is a gem of a find, an off-grid, back to nature, traditional family campsite. Very special, quirky little cabins and shepherd hut to stay in or pitch your own tent. New creative site with flowing lines and planting. A warm welcome from hosts Ruth & James and their dogs Chaucer & Luther. 5 Star reviews “Fantastic camp-site. It’s a brand new site in July 2020, with sparkling clean facilities, lovely wild grasses, and veg beds scattered around. It’s off-grid, but there are no compromises re: hot water etc. The use of their fire-pits is a nice touch too. Ruth & James are very keen not to overcrowd the site, which is particularly important at the moment, but will ensure a pleasant experience here long after 2020. Lots of nice local walks, and a short drive from the Malvern Hills.” Cooking on a fire-pit is the order of the day and Ruth has lots of recipes that she is happy to share to get you going if you are lacking inspiration. Very green site with a strong ethos for reduce, re-use and recycle. Lovely, ‘get away from it all’ place with historic house, local cider makers and pubs within […]
Elegant Georgian hotel set on the edge of the beautiful city of Hereford. Aylestone Court is a beautiful home-from-home where guests can retreat and relax in comfort to enjoy good food and great hospitality. Originally a grand family home, Aylestone Court has been lovingly restored to the hotel it is today, offering 6 en suite guest bedrooms, 2 dining rooms, a licensed bar and guests’ sitting room. The Grade II listed property has retained many original features such as the pretty shuttered windows, marble fireplaces, sparkling chandeliers and some period antiques. It is discreetly elegant throughout while retaining a cosy homely air. The bedrooms are all en suite, some fitted with baths and all with showers, with modern features including televisions, irons and free Wi-Fi. The restaurant offers a daily evening menu for guests using locally sourced produce wherever possible and breakfast is equally delicious with buffet options of fruit, cereals and yoghurts followed by traditional cooked dishes. Private parking is provided for all guests and the train and bus stations are less than 5 minutes on foot. The historic city centre is a 10 minute walk, as is the Old Market which houses a range of shops and restaurants. Book […]
Number 21 is located within easy walking distance of Hereford city centre Local bus and train stations just a few minutes walk away from Number 21 which sits along the desirable Aylestone Hill area of Hereford. The guest accommodation was built at the turn of the last century during the Edwardian Period. The interior has been tastefully updated by the present owners with all rooms offering en-suite facilities. There are four letting rooms each with a TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Internet access is available, as well as hairdryers. The four bedrooms each offer something different. The ground floor bedroom (Mauve Room) is ideal for those persons who have difficulty with stairs. The bedroom has been furnished with double and single sleigh beds, so will sleep up to three people. It also has disabled access to a wet room. Bedroom 2 (Pink Room) has a king size four poster bed and the ensuite has a bath with a shower over. Bedroom 3 (Blue Room) has a king size French bed with a shower room. Bedroom 4 (Yellow Room) has matching double and single beds and will sleep up to three persons; the shower room being larger than average. There is a […]
In the village of Ewyas Harold in the South West of Herefordshire are the delightful Pomona Cottage and Cider House holiday cottages on Old King Street Farm. The beams of these barn conversions still show where the machinery of the original apple press and feed troughs used to hang. Sympathetic and uncluttered, offering spaciousness and comfort, the cottages are open-plan and equipped with all that could be needed for a pleasant stay in the country. The Five Star rated Cider House sleeps two in a King sized antique brass bed with bathroom with both bath and shower. Four Star rated Pomona Cottage has a King sized bed in the double bedroom upstairs with the rest of the cottage on the ground floor. Here is the twin bedroom, living room, kitchen-diner and shower room. The cottages are on a working llama farm and guests may choose to arrange a walk with these charming woolly companions. There are ten acres of fields and woodland to stroll through and you may decide to wander down to the stream or to take a picnic by the lake. The cottages overlook Ewyas Harold with its pubs, shop, post office, butcher and chip shop. Prices from £240 […]
Southbank House is situated in a quiet area of Hereford and is an elegant Victorian building Just 10 minutes’ walk from the city centre, Southbank House is surrounded by mature gardens. Named as Hereford in Bloom Best Gardens 2017, guests can enjoy plenty of private seating areas during their stay in this very peaceful and beautiful setting. Dating back to 1877, Southbank House has retained many of its original Victorian features, including the service bells in the hallway, fireplaces, high ceilings, ornate ceiling roses and coving. This bed & breakfast in Hereford has five bedrooms all with en-suite facilities and designer toiletries and comfortable beds. The bedrooms are light and airy, with some giving fabulous views over the Cathedral, the city and the Black Mountains beyond. Guests benefit from Egyptian cotton linen, flat screen TV’s with Freeview, tea & coffee making facilities, iron & ironing board, hair dryer, a writing desk and easy chairs. There is a large, well-lit private car park in the grounds of the house and the rail and coach links are a brisk five minute walk from the property. Free Wifi is available throughout.
UPDATE: Open for Caravan Sales by appointment only and sites open pending government guidelines from 4 July 2020. Pearl Lake Leisure Park is a 5 Star static caravan park in Herefordshire. Pearl Lake at Shobdon, has holiday homes and touring caravans set amongst glorious unspoilt scenery along the historic Welsh border. The 80 acre park has holiday homes and touring caravans set amongst glorious unspoilt scenery along the historic Welsh border. On the park is a private fishing lake, exclusive 9 hole golf course, crown bowling green and a restaurant & bar. Camping is also available at Pearl lake with excellent facilities including hot showers, laundry and fishing is available on the 15 acre lake. Dog wash available WI-FI available Childrens play area and recreation field Part of The Best Parks Group
Holly Lodge is everything you need for a carefree country holiday Holly Lodge has been converted to a high English Tourist Board 3 Star standard and is situated adjacent to Holly Tree Cottage which was built in the 17th century in the traditional Herefordshire half-timbered style. You will find everything you need for a carefree country holiday; with ample off-road parking, the Lodge is fully furnished for four adults, with two country-style bedrooms; one double and two singles The kitchen is well-equipped with a full-sized electric cooker, microwave and refrigerator with ice box. The comfortably-furnished spacious sitting room is triple aspect, with colour television, electric fire, books and games. Double french doors lead to a patio garden for the use of the Lodge guests. The bathroom is also on the ground floor and is equipped with a full-sized bath with shower over, also a shaver point. Upstairs, the bedrooms are in the cottage style with sloping ceilings: The double bedroom is galleried and overlooks the kitchen; the raised area at one end affords good views of the distant hills. The other bedroom has twin beds. Each room has ample drawer space and a wardrobe is provided on the landing. Bed linen, […]
Perfectly based to explore the lush countryside of both England and Wales, Herefordshire is one of the UK’s most beautiful counties, with holidaycottages.co.uk offering over a hundred holiday cottages across the region. Whether you’d like to explore the historic city of Hereford, wander around market towns such as Leominster, soak up the serene scenery of the River Wye or escape to the verdant landscapes of the Welsh Marches, they have a wide variety of hand-picked holiday cottages and places to stay to choose from. Their wide and varied collection encompasses everything from traditional thatched cottages to spacious converted barns, quirky shepherds’ huts and log cabins in the forest. If you’re planning to go away just as a couple, or even if you’re planning a big group getaway, there will be something to suit your needs, with some properties sleeping up to 18 people. Several of the properties on offer are dog-friendly, while some also come equipped with brilliant extra features such as log burners, swimming pools and hot tubs. Head to their website to see the full collection and find your perfect holiday in Herefordshire.
As beautiful inside as it is out The Freeth is a pretty Georgian farmhouse with wonderful views across the Herefordshire countryside, it is beautiful, comfortable and well equipped and has a private indoor heated swimming pool. The Freeth was originally a hunting lodge on the edge of the ancient Netherwood Estate and its medieval deer park. It has now been lovingly restored and transformed into a stylishly furnished and incredibly comfortable house with no detail overlooked. It is hidden away up a no-through road surrounded by some of the most unspoilt, beautiful countryside imaginable. It has a very large, pretty garden as well as a private indoor heated swimming pool. So, it is perfect for a slightly smaller get-together, or if you want additional accommodation to The Hyde nearby. Sleeps 18. Also see Pensons Restaurant and The Hyde
The accommodation at Wye Valley Canoes consists of a contemporary ‘posh’ bunkhouse and 5 ensuite rooms, some with river views. The Bunhouse is situated in the Chapel next door to the River Cafe and can sleep groups of up to 14. The Chapel is a bunkhouse for adults, ideal for family and friends get-togethers, work outings, book club get-aways or hen and stag parties. Modern bathrooms, power showers, cotton sheets, a huge woodburning stove, comfy sofas, beautiful tables made by local designers Barnby and Day and a slide to get down to the ground floor! A place to have fun, to relax, unwind and enjoy the company of good friends. Nibbles or supper on arrival, breakfast, packed lunches, lunches and evening meals can all be pre-ordered next door at The River Café. The B&B rooms are simple, modern & warm. Breakfast is an additional cost and can be enjoyed downstairs in the café over looking the river. All rooms are en-suite. Rooms are simply furnished and not a piece of floral wallpaper in sight. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms and the Bunkhouse. Maximum group size 26, including rooms above The River Café. Also see The River Cafe Glasbury.
Trumpet Inn Campsite is perfectly situated for visiting the beautiful Herefordshire countryside. Close to popular tourist destinations such as Eastnor Castle, the market towns of Ledbury, Hereford and Ludlow, The Malvern Hills and much more. Able to accommodate Caravans, Motor-homes and Tents. Attached to a 16th century black & white pub. Open daily from 12pm. Food is served weekdays 12-2.30/6pm-9pm, Saturday 12-9pm and Sunday 12-5pm. Onsite facilities include toilet, shower, picnic area and wash-up facilities. The Trumpet inn is family friendly and also welcome dogs. Enjoy your stay at The Trumpet for £13 per without electric or £16 with electric hook up. (Prices are per pitch per night) See also The Trumpet Inn.
Welcoming holiday retreat situated in the picturesque Golden Valley which Sleeps up to 8. Home Barn is a spacious, comfortable, easy-living barn conversion located on a model farm built in 1865, spanning 120 acres of farmland. Relax in the river garden, watch the sun go down seated by the river around our fit pit, have fun in games room with table-tennis and darts board, enjoy a BBQ with your family or friends, pick your own herbs for suppers. Visit the old watermill, fish in the brook, take a walk around our farmland. Enjoy local outdoor activities; walking, canoeing, cycling, mountain-climbing. Fantastic for groups and families. Very close to lively Ewyas Harold village with pubs, local shops, butchers, and fish & chips. Excellent restaurants nearby. Further a-field enjoy a day out to one of the beautiful border towns of Hereford, Hay-on-Wye, Monmouth or Abergavenny with their many attractions, or go exploring in the Wye Valley, Black mountains and Brecon Beacons. Home Barn is tastefully furnished with antique pine and stylish fabrics. The open-plan rustic kitchen/dining area contains a large pine table, kitchen units made by a local craftsman, electric cooker, dishwasher and washing machine. Large living room with comfy sofas, wood-burning […]
Burton Court – For guests seeking a relaxed setting for weekend getaways, change of scenery, sports and cultural events or for family occasions. You need look no further than this historic family residence nestled in stunning rural north Herefordshire. Arrive through large gates and up a sweeping drive to a magnificent Mansion where you will receive a welcoming, homely feel as a guest, overlaid with an unmistakable historic grandeur. Admire the fine cantilevered staircase as you ascend to one of the fabulous comfortable bedroom suites. With wonderful high ceilings and spacious bathrooms, the luxurious bedrooms provide far reaching views over the surrounding parkland and to the Herefordshire and Welsh hills beyond. Both bedrooms boast views of Hay bluff. The accommodation is spacious, exclusive and quiet whilst having an undertone of Regency elegance. Fabulous crisp white linen, waffle dressing gowns and lovely toiletries are on hand and if you need to keep up with the pace of modern life, the rooms also have large freeview televisions, integrated radios with docking station in the bathrooms and wifi access throughout. Accessible to Leominster town and the area’s award winning dining venues, there is always somewhere to go and something to see from this […]
White House at Brinsop consists of a group of listed buildings in the beautiful Brinsop valley overlooking the Iron Age hill fort at Credenhill yet only 6 miles from the centre of Hereford. The White House sits in 3 acres of ground which include its very own lake. The Wain House which is attached to the main house is a 2 bedroomed timber framed cottage dating from the 17th century. The Cider Press and Dee’s Cottage are apartments in the stone and timber framed barn where cider was once made. The Cider Press sleeps up to 3 persons in two bedrooms and Dee’s Cottage the downstairs apartment sleeps 2 in one bedroom. The Wain House sleeps 4 and is ideal for family use. The cottages are centrally heated and the Wain House has a wood-bring stove for those cold winter evenings. They are well equipped with flat screen TV/DVD players, games, books, and a wide selection of maps and DVDs. Egyptian cotton bedding and fluffy towels and toiletries are provided. White House is surrounded by large and accessible grounds that incorporate lawned areas and a medieval fishpond that extends to nearly an acre. Seats and benches are carefully placed around […]
The Wythall Estate holiday lets are designed as a holiday cottage experience, coupled with the grandeur of an historic manor house with the backdrop of a beautiful and active a vineyard on a country estate. The holiday lets can be taken independently or together. Wythall is a half‑timbered Manor house in a secluded and idyllic setting with garden, fresh water lake, wooded grounds and vineyards. There are two separate, self-contained cottage-style accommodation areas situated in the west wing of the Manor house. Enjoy the peace and quiet of the naturally beautiful grounds and see an abundance of wildlife. Located in south Herefordshire and near Ross-on-Wye in the Wye Valley, the Wythall Estate is incredibly picturesque for a simple getaway with the twist of a little tipple experience to boot. Wine Tastings and Vineyard Tours are also available to guests from February through to December. See more information here The Game Larders Sleeps 2. A warm welcome awaits guests to the The Game Larders. Bed linen and all towels are provided and the bedroom has a double bed. There is access to Wi-Fi and a flat screen TV. A cot and highchair is available for little ones. The rooms are well […]
UPDATE: Open from July 4th 2020. Please email to reserve a room or table, booking essential, initially we will be operating different opening hours, we will post our exciting new menus shortly on our website. Accommodation at The Riverside Inn is Stylish Unique and Flexible As its name suggests, The Riverside Inn is a picturesque country inn, set in a beautiful waterside location; the perfect setting for the luxurious accommodation that accompanies this award-winning dining destination to offer dinner, bed and breakfast options. Hayloft, Stables & Croft Suites – 3 private nests with spacious sleeping and sitting areas and ensuite bathrooms, two located in the courtyard and garden area. King Rooms – 2 beautifully appointed ensuite kingsized rooms in the main property Snug Double – A simple double room ideal for short stays Garden Rooms – 3 secluded stylishly designed lodges in the elevated gardens for a truly unique experience. Dinner, Bed & Breakfast package includes an allowance of £25 per head towards dinner from the a la carte menu and can only be booked via the website. Dogs welcome in selected rooms See also The Riverside Inn
Regularly earning accolades for eco credentials, delicious breakfasts and exceptional reviews, owner Juliet Williams prides herself in delivering an unrivalled customer experience. Lowe Farm – WINNER OF THE COVERTED 2016 ROSE AWARD – presented to just 100 tourism providers across England as Visit England’s industry honour in Recognition Of Service Excellence. Set between the pretty market towns of Kington and Leominster in Pembridge, Lowe Farm is a characterful 600 year old farmhouse accommodation showcases Visit England 4 Star Gold Award accommodation at its finest. Located on 200 acres of rolling farmland, along Herefordshire’s famous Black and White Village trail, a stay here is peaceful, picturesque and rejuvenating. All rooms at Lowe Farm are en-suite with beautiful views of the large gardens and surrounding countryside. Enjoy tea and coffee-making facilities, fragrant toiletries, silent fridges, flat screen TVs and music stations. The important extras are taken care of too: a hair dryer, pristine robes, additional pillows and blankets, a torch, a fan, shoe buffer, writing materials, complimentary postcards and a bedroom information folder are all at hand. For breakfast expect fresh and seasonal local produce, including vegetables straight from Juliet’s own organic kitchen garden, is the mainstay of our dishes. Locally made preserves sit […]
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 the White Heron Properties portfolio and set in beautiful north Herefordshire in a wonderfully private location, The Forge Holiday Cottage is a 4 Star Romantic Holiday Cottage which is located on the Whittern Estate. Once an open fronted stone barn and originally the blacksmith’s workshop for the carriage horses that were housed at the Estate’s stables, The original A-frame of The Forge has been perfectly restored, and with the addition of a Swedish woodburner it offers a fantastic open and relaxed atmosphere. It has been converted with architectural flair to create an airy living space and huge bedroom. Ideally suited to a couple looking for a romantic break or for a family with older children. This holiday cottage sleeps 2 in the main bedroom (plus an additional bed on the balcony), with a second bedroom accessed from the living area by a spiral staircase. This comprises of a kingsize built-in bed on a mezzanine gallery. Due to its built-in nature it can only be accessed from one side. There is a wet-room, shower and WC below the mezzanine providing an independent washing area. The main bedroom boasts a spectacular Superking size bed, a rolltop bath stands in the centre of the bedroom with a separate washroom and many more […]
Little Canwood house is in beautiful Woolhope, Herefordshire, and sleeps 7+1 and is situated in the heart of beautiful rolling Herefordshire countryside offering wonderful rural views over farmland in this self catering house. It has been lovingly restored to a high 5 Star standard (rated by the Tourist Board and a Gold Award winner) and offers the perfect blend of lovely traditional features mixed with modern conveniences to accommodate groups of families and friends. The house has 3 double bedrooms and 1 single bedroom (with a pull out guest bed). There are 3 bathrooms in total. The house benefits from FIBRE OPTIC BROADBAND and Sky TV. With the M50 motorway just twenty minutes away, Little Canwood House is easily accessible and surrounded by spectacularly beautiful countryside offering miles of bridle paths and quiet lanes to explore by foot or bike. SPECIAL FEATURES Sky TV FREE WIFI FREE parking TASSIMO coffee machine Washing machine,tumble dryer, fridge,freezer, kettle, toaster, microwave,hair dryers BBQ & outdoor furniture Egyptian linen & towels provided High chair & cot available Freeview TV, video, DVD, CD Handmade kitchen with granite tops Local pubs with delicious food Local sports amenities Golf courses near by Superb country walks On farm next […]
Perfect for get togethers, whatever the occasion The Hyde is Grade II* and sleeps 12 in the main house and a further 8 in the adjacent cottage (only a few feet away). Both have been skilfully restored to a high standard with the help of English Heritage. Meticulous attention to detail and craftsmanship have revealed the historical spirit of this 13th Century hall house. Set amidst the idyllic countryside of the Herefordshire-Worcerstershire borders, at the end of the mile long drive within the secluded Netherwood Estate, The Hyde nestles around a courtyard bordered by an imposing Elizabethan barn. The Hyde offers flexible space which is perfect for large family and friend get togethers and holidays where peace and privacy are key, yet with plenty of space for fabulous entertaining or to enjoy cosy quiet areas, surrounded by beautiful countryside. Also a sheltered garden with lots for all ages including a maze, a tennis court and a wendy house. Sleeps 20 in 10 bedrooms. Also see Pensons Restaurant and The Freeth
UPDATE: GREAT NEWS! Thanks to the easing of restrictions our gardens will be open EVERY DAY from MONDAY JUNE 1st. Bring a picnic and enjoy the glorious early summer weather, we look forward to welcoming regulars back and seeing new faces. We are open 10am to 5pm and we have held admission charges for 2020. (Adults £6, children 3-10 £1 and under 16s £3). Please respect the current COVID distancing rules (minimum 2m separation) – should be easy we have eight acres to explore! Brobury House is a charming Victorian building Brobury House and gardens is on the banks of the River Wye in Herefordshire near Bredwardine. The house is a charming Victorian building which the current owners Keith and Pru Cartright have renovated. There are eight acres of garden which have been nurtured to retain the original Victorian character. Set in the peace and tranquility of Brobury countryside, it is an ideal place to explore the city of Hereford, the Welsh Marches and the book lovers paradise of Hay on Wye. It is a place to relax and unwind. All are welcome, especially nature lovers, gardeners, artists, photographers and those who would just like to sit and picnic in beautiful surroundings. Bed & […]
Part of the White Heron Properties portfolio and set in beautiful north Herefordshire in a wonderfully private location, The Sherriffs Holiday House is a 4 Star Grade ll listed Queen Anne House and is located on the Whittern Estate. A holiday at The Sherriffs with family or friends could be the perfect party house for your get together. The accommodation comprises three large reception rooms with a beautiful dining room, drawing room and elegant sitting room. It also boasts a large family kitchen. Upstairs there are 8 large bedrooms with 6 bathrooms (4 en-suite). Sleeps 18. Well behaved pets allowed. See also Field Cottage The Colloquy Gardeners Cottage The Forge Book direct. Why not make the most of your stay and ask about British Cassis tours & tasting. email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01544 340241.
Sugar & Loaf offers a carefully selected collection of places to stay across the Welsh Borders that have that something extra-special about them. Explore Herefordshire and beyond, from the deep valleys of the River Wye to its charming cluster of black and white towns. Each of their places to stay offers a luxury escape from every day, something individual, unique and truly special. Among the collection you’ll find cute shepherd’s huts, holiday homes with handcrafted hot tubs, treehouses and cosy barns. The vast majority of the accommodation welcomes pets, and each offers a home-from-home experience with everything you could need during your break, whether you’re looking to really treat yourself or get back to basics and immerse yourself in nature. See the full collection on their website, where you can also see full prices and availability.
UPDATE: Open from July 4th 2020. Please email to reserve a room or table, booking essential, initially we will be operating different opening hours, we will post our exciting new menus shortly on our website. The Riverside Inn’s pretty black and white premises has it all Set in the picturesque village of Aymestry, near the Herefordshire/Shropshire border, The Riverside Inn has an award-winning restaurant, wonderful walks, a nature-lovers haven and well-appointed rooms. Food at The Riverside is made and cooked freshly on site; from the garden honey, oat and yogurt soda bread to the delectable lemon verbena ice cream. Sustainability and ethical sourcing is important to us for mussels and sea fish. Always scoring well regarding food miles for British produce and Fair Trade sources for imports. The kitchen garden is an important ingredient in the creation of menus and Andy and his team prepare the ground, sow and reap the seasonal vegetables and fruits. There are designated “dog tables” in the bar should you wish to take your four-legged friend to dine with you. The river and its banks are full of wildlife; dragonflies, dippers, otters, kingfishers, brown trout and grayling all live here. Fly fishing is available for guests on […]
UPDATE: Open from July 4th 2020, Somerville House will only be opening half of their rooms to ensure everyone has plenty of space. Rigorous safety and cleaning measures are in place. 5* city centre B&B with fantastic views over the city of Hereford For the last 13 years Somerville House has been the only AA 5 Star Guest Accommodation in Hereford City. A detached late Victorian Villa, dating from 1895, in a tree-lined residential road, this guest house offers ’boutique style” bed and breakfast accommodation with original features which blends the luxury and comfort of a good hotel with warm, relaxed and friendly service. There are 11 bedrooms all with stylish ensuites. A choice of single, double, twin and Super king rooms are available. Beautifully furnished, all the rooms have hair dryers, ironing facilities, tea and coffee making facilities, fridge/minibar, multi-channel televisions, free Wi-Fi access and the large superior/luxury rooms also have white fluffy bathrobes and slippers. All rooms have desk facilities. The contemporary furnished dining room offers an excellent breakfast range with ingredients, as far as possible being local and/or organically produced. Breakfast includes the traditional English breakfast, smoked kippers or porridge served to your table, and a continental […]
The Bowens is a 17th century farmhouse set in an acre of gardens in the Herefordshire village of Fownhope. Bowens offer a variety of en-suite rooms, catering for single travellers, couples and families. All rooms have private bathrooms with bath and/or shower, TV, hairdryer, free WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities. There is local artists Mark Jenkins work displayed in all rooms to admire or purchase to take home if wished. The ground-floor courtyard rooms have independent access and allow direct access to your car. Some rooms are accessible to those with mobility issues. Outside, the gardens are laid mainly to lawn with seating areas provided for guests to relax with a book or drink. All rates include full English breakfast made from locally produced bacon, eggs and award winning sausages. A variety of cereals and fruit juice (including fresh apple juice from our own apples) are included and special dietary needs can usually be accommodated with prior notice. Fownhope, located approximately 20 minutes from Hereford, Ledbury and Ross on Wye is ideally situated for exploring the Herefordshire countryside and is a popular overnight stop for walkers on the Wye Valley Way or cyclists doing Lands End to John O’Groats route. We […]
Nestled deep in the Herefordshire countryside, Mistletoe Cottage is a brand new cottage, well appointed and designed to be welcoming and comfortable. There are two king-size bedrooms, one with an ensuite bathroom and the other with en-suite shower room; two dogs are welcome in the house too. There is a ground floor shower room, utility space, and very well equipped kitchen with everything you need, and some things you don’t! The large dining table is suitable for a light and airy breakfast, or with different lighting is great for a cosy evening in. Plenty of walks and places to visit, and if you just want to relax with a drink and a snack, the garden and front of the house catches the evening sunshine. New for 2019 – two extra people can sleep comfortably in the Shepherd’s Hut as part of the whole booking. Only £10.00 per person per week, but bring your own bedding. Facilities are in the house, and you can join in with everyone else in the house. Not far from Weobley, Mistletoe Cottage is located in the centre of the triangle which joins Hereford, Hay-on-Wye and Leominster – very convenient for the west of the county. […]
Part of two beautiful properties in one stunning location. Long View Cottages have amazing views of the Herefordshire countryside and hills. Stone Cottage sleeps two and is a refurbished and modernised cottage with original features. It has one open plan mezzanine bedroom and large en-suite bathroom. Downstairs is open plan kitchen, living and dining area. Stone Cottage in situated next to Hill View House but each house has its own private garden. Both houses can be rented together or separately. This is the perfect place for couples to escape. There is a garden and garden furniture for guests to enjoy the countryside. There are lots of activities and places to visit nearby for example Westons Cider that is less than 2miles away. Also see Hill View House See sister properties Little Canwood House and Sharpnage House
Durstone Farm Holiday Cottages have a range of cottages set in beautiful rolling countryside and just 20 minutes away from the market town and food destination of Ludlow. Couples, families and large groups are welcome as the 4 cottages sleep between 2 and 22 and specialist house parties, large family get togethers and any big get togethers are all taken care of. Large gardens surround the Holiday Cottages and there is a games room, travel cots and high chairs so children of all ages are very welcome. All the cottages have downstairs bedrooms and bathrooms, and The Tack Room is fully accessible, and has a wet room. Dogs welcome. Durstone Cottage Stag and hen groups are welcome at Durstone Cottage which sleeps up to 22. A fantastic rural setting with great views, yet only 10 minutes walk from a village pub it is a favourite with stags and hens wanting to get together and have a party. Little Cowarne Court Little Cowarne Court is a 17 century farmhouse in the small Herefordshire village of Little Cowarne. With 7 double bedrooms, and a triple, this holiday cottage comfortably sleeps 17 and is perfect for family reunions and parties. The Stables This […]
UPDATE – The B&B also remains closed until August 2020. The Self Catering houses will reopen from 10 July. Get in touch to arrange booking. Lucy is unable to run courses safely at this time but is taking upholstery commissions so get in touch if this suitable Moorhall Farm is a traditional Grade II listed farmhouse situated just off the A44 on the Worcestershire/Herefordshire border; 4 miles outside the market town of Bromyard and on the outskirts of the village of Whitbourne. Boasts modern and traditional elements. There are six bedrooms, a well equipped kitchen with Aga and range cooker, games/boot room, and a choice of two sitting rooms, one with a wood burner. At a Glance – Sleeps 12 + 4 children – 6 Bedrooms (2 on ground floor) – Wi Fi – Open Fire/Underfloor Heating – Washing Machine – Dishwasher – Microwave, Electric Range & Aga – Smoke-Free – Pub/Shop < 1 mile – Off-Road Parking – Cot Available – Highchair Available – Local, fully qualified child carer available – Minimum of a three night stay – Dog & Pet friendly – please ask for more details when booking Also see Huntlands Farm Huntlands Farm Weddings Huntlands Farm Upholstery
UPDATE: Castle House will be opening on Monday, 6th July. From this date, they will be welcoming B & B guests to stay in their townhouse, Number 25, only. The hope and aim is to fully re-open Castle House, offering their usual services, very soon. 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” […]
Longworth Hall Hotel is a tastefully refurbished Georgian mansion set in beautiful Countryside in Lugwardine in Herefordshire. Built c1788 by Anthony Keck, A Grade II Listed Building. Longworth Hall boasts a history of many changes but retains many of its original features. With a mix of seven double, twin and family bedrooms as well as the romantic Brides/Honeymoon with its four poster bed and curved windows. This large oval shaped room is perfect for any bride and groom. All rooms are ensuite and offer outstanding views. The hotel features “The Blue Room Restaurant” where guests can indulge in fine dining, afternoon tea and take breakfast. The grand reception area offers a peaceful setting for relaxing in french style seating and enjoying the open fires on cold winter days. Longworth Hall is ideally located to explore the local “Black & White market towns of Ross-on-Wye, Ledbury and Malvern. With National Trust parks and private gardens all around the hotel, it is the perfect base for exploration. Hereford is just a short drive away and boasts the magnificent Saxon times Hereford Cathedral with its most famous treasure, the Mappa Mundi and the Chained Library. Longworth Hall is available for private hire, holds bi-monthly wine tasting events, murder […]
UPDATE: Open on July 4th 2020. Restricted days and times so please check their Facebook page for latest information. Set in the tranquil hamlet of Carey in south east Herefordshire the Cottage of Content is a long established country restaurant, pub and accommodation and certainly lives up to its fairy-tale name, with its picture book beamed building, wrapped with roses. The Pub Enjoyed by locals and visitors alike, the popular bar is a regular stop for ramblers, cyclists, dog walkers and anglers has just been awarded the Good Pub Guide’s prestigious Best Country Pub of the Year 2017. Looking over the quiet road that is more frequented by cyclists than cars, the pretty beer garden is often abuzz with visitors from near and far, all attracted by this quintessential English pub with an enviable reputation from its hospitable owners. The Restaurant Quite the foodie destination, The Cottage of Content’s contemporary cuisine is the work of owner and chef Richard. Fine ingredients sourced from around the area and seasonal dishes ensure there are always regular favourites and a range of specials. Open for lunch and dinner, booking is certainly advisable all year round, especially for their Sunday Lunch. Rooms With a […]
Dunfield House – How good the world can be Set high on a hill, standing in 15 acres of gardens and parkland, this beautiful activity centre in an ideal rural location, that allows your group to meet together as a community. Dunfield offers excellent facilities for youth, schools education and family groups to meet together and run their own programmes. They offer a fully catered service for 25 – 90 and self catering for up to 25 people in their Stables accommodation. The House: Fully catered bunk style accommodation for up to 70 guests Home cooked meals are wholesome and plentiful using local produce where possible Set in 15 acres of lawned terraces, woodlands and streams Plenty of outdoor areas for football, volleyball and team games and make believe play – there is even the chance to build a dam Campfire sites Games room Indoor heated pool Suitable for schools, family gatherings, church groups You may have a clear programme you want to follow, alternatively, if you have never run an activity before, centre managers Sue and Paul are happy to discuss programme options both based onsite or in the local area, with you to assist you through the booking […]
There are four self catering holiday cottages at Luntley Court Farm Cottages providing first class accommodation. Tastefully converted from sixteenth century farm buildings located on a working livestock farm with fishing rights on the river Arrow. The holiday cottages are situated in the rolling hills of North Herefordshire, in the heart of the Welsh Marches, between the historic towns of Ludlow and Hay-On-Wye. Situated in the hamlet of Luntley, the farm is on the black & white medieval trail of north Herefordshire and the village of Pembridge itself is known as the ”Jewel in the Crown” of the ”Black & White Village Trail”. These beautiful cottages are the pride and joy of David & Sandra Owens, who have lovingly maintained each one to a very high standard. Each is fully equipped with electric cooker; washing machine; microwave; dishwasher and crockery making them perfect for a self catering holiday in Herefordshire. Towels and bed linen are included in the rental as is water and electricity. Each lounge has a colour TV, DVD player and iPod docking station. Broadband wireless internet connection available for your laptop. Sorry but no pets allowed!
Benhall Farm is the perfect location for a countryside break Benhall Farm is a working dairy and arable farm set in glorious Herefordshire countryside moments from Ross-on-Wye on the banks of the River Wye. Well situated for touring the Wye Valley, Forest of Dean, Welsh Borders & the Malverns. Close by are Goodrich Castle and Symonds Yat Rock.. The AA Four Star Bed and Breakfast is in the delightful Georgian farmhouse. Benhall Farm is a unique blend of original character and modern comforts and guests often remark how they value the privacy and informality they find. All 3 rooms are on the first floor and are spacious with en-suite facilities; One has a superking four poster, one a kingsize double, one two single beds or these can be joined together for a superking double. The four poster and double rooms enjoy magnificent views of nearby Ross-on-Wye, the twin /double enjoys views towards the River Wye. Each bedroom has a colour television with freeview, mini fridge (stocked with fresh milk, spring water and homemade biscuits) and tea and coffee making facilities. At the end of the day you may also enjoy the private Guests Lounge, which also has a colour television and VCR, music centre […]
Sharpnage House is a brand new holiday house with a fantastic location in rural Herefordshire and stunning countryside views. Surrounded by unspoilt rolling countryside and farmlands, at this 5 bedroom property you can be assured of excellent standards of accommodation and customer service. It is a 5* Gold rated, luxury accommodation. This fabulous luxury property in Checkley, Herefordshire offers high class accommodation for up to ten people in five bedrooms of which three have en-suite bathrooms. One of these is a ground floor bedroom with a king-size bed and its own facilities which is ideal for grandparents or people finding stairs difficult. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms with super king size beds and 1 twin bedroom with zip and link beds (so can be converted in to a super-king size bed if required and requested in advance). The living area is open plan with a separate kitchen. The house offers Luxury Hypnos beds and The White Company Linen and Towels, free WiFi and also Sonos System. FEATURES Sleeps 10 4 bathrooms FREE WIFI FREE parking Dishwasher Pets welcome Washing machine and tumble dryer Microwave, Fridge and freezer Electric aga and hob Garden Towels provided BBQ & outdoor furniture Linen & […]
UPDATE: Open now for key workers and fully open from 4 July 2020, government guidance depending. Caplor Glamping Pods are luxury insulated pods in the Herefordshire countryside – with their own cooking facilities, ensuite toilet and full-sized shower… what a base to come back to after a long day spent tramping the local paths. Of which there are many… Caplor Farm’s Herefordshire border setting in Fownhope has it firmly in a walkers’ paradise, with direct access to miles of trails including the popular Wye Valley Walk, the 136 miles of scenic countryside from Chepstow in Monmouthshire to Plynlimon in Powys. Fishing, canoeing, horse riding and plenty of other outdoor activities are all around here too, or you could treat yourself to properly easy time with gentle Herefordshire strolls or a look around the north of the county’s black and white house’s; the likes of Eastnor and Goodrich castles within nine miles, or the Hereford Cider Route, picking up samples along the way. Each luxury pod is fully insulated and handsomely furnished, and has an ensuite toilet, a full-sized shower, cooking facilities, dining table and chairs, and bed linen and towels provided. Electricity is included in the price. Dogs are warmly […]
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 […]
UPDATE: Opening from July 6th 2020 with four en suite letting rooms on a bed and breakfast basis only. Taking bookings now. The Kilpeck Inn is located in the historic village of Kilpeck, in the heart of rural Herefordshire. Open for divine takeaway food only from their menu inc Sunday Lunch during the Covid period. Kilpeck is renowned for its beautiful Romanesque church just a minutes walk from the inn. The inn was extensively refurbished in 2009 to extend the dining room and add accommodation, whilst retaining its special character. We offer a warm welcome, friendly service and top quality food sourced from local suppliers, all prepared by award winning head chef Ross Williams. The Kilpeck Inn is recommended in the Michelin Guide, as well as the Good Pub Guide, the AA Pub Guide and Alastair Sawday’s Special Places. The Inn recently won both ‘Best Country Inn – Herefordshire’ and the Location Award for Best Local History in the Lux 2016 Hospitality Awards. Come and sit by the fireside and enjoy a pint of local ale; have a delicious meal in the bar or in our restaurant, or stay the night in one of our four luxurious en-suite bedrooms. Open […]
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 Orchard. Or relax and unwind with family and friends in the garden and then party the night away. In the morning, walk one of the […]
The Harp at Old Radnor is a lovely old Welsh longhouse inn perched on a hilltop overlooking the beautiful Radnor Valley, close to the Powys/Herefordshire border. Independently owned and run by Chris and Angela Ireland, The Harp is a real pub, with ancient slate floors, oak beams, antique settles and a huge open log fire. A lovely place to visit for good food, good beer, comfortable rooms and friendly service. There are five comfortable guest bedrooms, two are doubles, two have a double and a single bed so can be doubles, twins or family rooms, one has a double and two single beds. Four of the rooms have views of the surrounding hills and one has a view out over the garden to the sheep grazing on the hillside beyond. All have small flatscreen TVs with Freeview channels and access to free wifi. Packed lunches for walkers and riders are available on request. Well-behaved dogs welcome in the bar and in the rooms (but not on the furniture) subject to a small charge of £10 per dog per stay to cover additional cleaning costs. Bowls, towels and treats are available and there are some lovely walks for you to take with your dog. Also see The Harp Restaurant […]
Part of the White Heron Properties portfolio and set in beautiful north Herefordshire in a wonderfully private location, Field Cottage is a 4 Star Holiday Cottage which sleeps up to 5 and is located on the Whittern Estate. In a beautiful orchard setting, Field Cottage is located ideally, with extraordinary panoramic views from the Welsh Black Mountains to the South Shropshire Hills. Filled with lots of home comforts, the interior is typical of its rural surroundings and is filled with rustic antique furniture, making it a real home from home. The property consists of: hall, cloakroom, kitchen, a large open-plan sitting and dining room that leads onto a south-facing terrace, perfect for a family BBQ. Upstairs are two bedrooms – one double and one twin and one shared bathroom (Z-bed also available). Other facilities include open fire, central heating, washer/dryer, TV, video, telephone, stereo, games, BBQ and outdoor furniture. Welcome hamper filled with local goodies on arrival This property is not particularly suitable for families with very young children due to its open staircase. See also The Sherriffs The Colloquy Gardeners Cottage The Forge Book direct. Why not make the most of your stay and ask about British Cassis tours & tasting. email email@example.com or telephone […]
UPDATE: Open on July 6th 2020 for touring, all facilities will be open. The café on park at Lucksall will only be doing a take-away option to begin with and they will be assessing the situation hopefully aiming to re-open for dining-in later in the month. Welcome to the Multi Award winning Lucksall Caravan Park, one of the best 5 Star Rural Holiday Parks in the UK, set in the picturesque Wye Valley. Lucksall Park is boarded by the River Wye on one side and 90+ Acres of Woodland reserve with many walking trails. Lucksall is ideal for those looking for the outdoor experience -walking, fishing, canoeing & wild life watching. Season Open 1st March – 30th November Holiday Homes For Sale Brand New & Pre-owned Welcome Touring Caravans, Motorhomes, Tents etc Large level hardstanding & grass pitches Seasonal Touring Caravan Pitches Glamping Pods for Hire Heated toilet & shower facilities, disabled room. Laundry & washing up areas Motorhome service point WiFi Family friendly Children’s Play area Dog friendly Bus stop at entrance to Hereford On-site shop (fully licensed & well stocked) On-site Riverside Bar & Eatery (Fully licensed with many Local Ciders and Ales can be enjoyed overlooking the […]
Much Dewchurch Holiday Cottages is a wonderful place for groups, families or couples looking for a country getaway, Much Dewchurch Cottages at Lowe Farm offer flexibly sized accommodation in the peaceful surroundings of 230-acres of fields, woodland and lakes on a working arable farm. The glorious south east Herefordshire location presents panoramic views of the Black Mountains, far-reaching rural vistas and a taste of real country living, perfect for long rambling walks and romps with the dog (yes they’re dog friendly). The Farmhouse sleeps up to 14 guests and is a spacious holiday property which has been carefully renovated, offering well-appointed accommodation for families, friends and groups for special occasions, with the added benefit of a good sized games room with snooker table and a football table. Lowe Farm Cottage sleeps 8, this can be opened up to make the farm house into a sleeps 22. Adjacent to a courtyard are the four lovely Much Dewchurch cottages sleeping from 2-8 people. Converted from the old Scudamore racing stables, they overlook the beautiful, tranquil village of Much Dewchurch with a cider farm next door and the local 14th century pub only a 5-minutes’ walk. All properties can be booked together to […]