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Wye Valley Forest Retreat

Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Lydbrook, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
Perched high in the Royal Forest of Dean with breath-taking views across the Wye Valley & Brecon Beacons, an intimate and delightful Cottage.

Most rooms open to a huge decking with integrated Hot Tub & Sauna with amazing views. For an extra touch of luxury, we can also arrange for guests to enjoy a Swedish Massage, Reflexology or other Spa Treatments provided by visiting Therapists.

Perfect as a base for up to 6 guests and their dogs, for a multitude of adventures and exploring - we have plenty of ideas if you need them. It's also ideal for couples or friends looking for a romantic or relaxing hideaway.

The Cottage was originally built for a local miner in the 1850's, and still retains much of it's original charm e.g. thick walls, low ceilings and narrow entrances; but it has also been refurbished to modern standar...
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Listing #FKN7225398
About the Owner
Phill B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
Interaction with guests
We respond very quickly to all enquiries and welcome questions about our cottage or the surrounding area. Once guests book with us, we keep guests updated and help in any way we can with questions they may have e.g. about places to visit, eateries and pubs. We aren't usually available when guests arrive, though we can be on request, but we always provide detailed information including clear directions and to help guests prepare for their stay. Whilst staying at our cottage, we are available as necessary but we tend to leave guests to relax and enjoy.
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The Reddings really is a tremendous place. We felt completely at home there as it's so well appointed, cosy, beautifully furnished and has the most incredible view. We were spoilt with perfect weather and fabulous sunsets. I can't rate this place highly enough...you must go!

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank KTaylor1969
Management response:Responded 2 July 2018

Wow, thank you for you Awesome review, we really appreciate it and hope you come back soon xxx

Reviewed 2 April 2018

We had an absolutely fantastic time staying in your beautiful home. Location is great, 15mins tops from many great locations..... Ross on Wye, Goodrich Castle, Go Ape, Segway, Clearwater caves, The Secret Forest, Krazy Golf, Hot Pot Pottery.... and after all that a fabulous relax...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Boardski
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Where to start, so much to say: Idyllic, blissful, outstanding comfort, great luxury and excellent idiot proof notes/advice for the home and surrounding area . Wonderful evenings relaxing on the terrace, in the hot tub/sauna and in front of the log fire. The guide to...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank judylording
Management response:Responded 29 December 2017

Hi Judy, many thanks for your wonderful review, we loved having you come to stay at our cottage and very much hope you come back again xxx

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    1 King
    1 Bunk
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  • Damage Deposit: $191 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Cottage is on the edge of The Royal Forest of Dean, about The River Wye, affording guests with spectacular views of the River and beyond to The Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons. Along The River Wye guests will find an abundance of activities including canoeing, miles of beautiful walks; during the summer, guests can swim and children can play in shallow waters. The Forest of Dean was recorded in The Doomsday Book in 1086, it’s surrounding area is steeped in wonderful and ancient history and there's a wealth of actual and fantastic myths and legends associated with the area.Not far away, guests will discover the Cathedral Cities of Hereford, Gloucester and Worcester; and many quaint markets towns.
Getting around
Keen walkers or cyclists will be delighted with the off road and family tracks and trails, guests can walk to the picturesque riverside hamlet of Symonds Yat; local buses will take guests to Ross on Wye, Monmouth, Gloucester and Hereford. Trains are available in Gloucester and there are local taxi services too.
Car recommended
How to get there
We provide detailed guidelines and directions a week or so before guests arrive; but the cottage is located in Lydbrook, Gloucestershire.
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