Explore the fantastic range of Wye Valley cottages currently available in the Wye Valley area of outstanding natural beauty.
Whether it’s luxury accommodation with a bubbling hot tub and double bedrooms or dog friendly log cabins in a secluded location with stunning scenery there’s many places to choose from for a self catering holiday in the Wye Valley AONB.
The Wye Valley is situated within the area of the River Wye and flows through Herefordshire, Monmouthshire and Gloucestershire.
The river goes through a number of market towns such as Ross on Wye and a number of places in the Forest of Dean going in and out of England and Wales.
With easy access to the Welsh border you are a short drive from the Brecon Beacons, Black Mountains, Usk Valley, Hay On Wye and a number of other towns in Wales.
Other nearby towns include Hereford, Ledbury, Malvern, Gloucester and Monmouth as well as other popular destinations.
We’ll help you explore the surrounding area in this fantastic part of south west England to give you a few holiday ideas for your next holiday.
Wye Valley Self Catering Cottages
There a plenty of self catering cottages to choose from in the Wye Valley, England including our very own Field Cottage.
With self catering you can buy in your food from the local farm shop or get a delivery to your door. There’s also the option of plenty of local pubs serving up decent food in the area that you can enjoy during your stay.
There’s nothing better than a big outdoor beer garden on a hot summer’s evening on holiday with the family.
Whether it’s near Ross-On-Wye or The Forest of Dean, you can find a great list of places to stay on the following websites:
- TripAdvisor Self Catering Cottages
- Holidaycottages.co.uk – Travel Chapter Group/Travel Chapter Limited
- Sykes Cottages
- Sugar & Loaf – Travel Chapter Group/Travel Chapter Limited
- Wye Valley Holiday Cottages
- Forest of Dean and Wye Valley
Wye Valley Luxury Cottages
There are so many beautiful places and properties to choose from in the Wye Valley with new properties regularly becoming available to rent in England and Wales.
If you are looking to rent a cottage in a beautiful location with stunning views, a pool, log burner, open fire at the perfect location then it’s worth checking out this amazing property.
The Chalet is a cosy five bedroomed house with colourful and stylish interiors recently updated with colour consultancy from Farrow and Ball. It also features in the Netflix series Sex Education.
Other cottages worth checking out in the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty include:
- The Granary at Kempley Barns – Upton Bishop, Herefordshire
- Dean Hall in Gloucestershire, England
- Deepdean – Forest of Dean
Dog Friendly Cottages in the Wye Valley
Taking a short break or going away for the week with your four legged friend then you’ll need a dog friendly cottage. The properties we recommend include self catering accommodation to luxury cottages in England and Wales.
There’s a whole load of walks in the area to take your dog out for a walk however just be mindful of any livestock.
You may also wish to consider properties near to the river so your pet can cool off on a hot summer’s day in the water.
- Deepdean Dexters Den – dog friendly and also has a swimming pool
- Broome Farm – dog friendly accommodation near to Field Cottage, Peterstow
- Natures Hideaway – dog friendly near Ross-On-Wye
Dog Friendly Pubs in the Wye Valley
It’s also worth listing a few dog friendly pubs which do great food in the area. There’s loads to choose from however here’s a selection.
Cottages with Hot Tubs in the Wye Valley
A dip in a hot tub can be the perfect way to end the day when you are on holiday so properties with hot tubs are certainly worth exploring.
There are a number of properties available with a private hot tub in the Wye Valley to choose from in both England and Wales.
A hot tub is good in warm weather and there are plenty of cottages with hot tubs in the area.
Find your perfect holiday home with an outdoor hot tub in a secluded location by checking out the links below:
- Twyford Retreat – with private hot tubs
- The Manor – Luxury Cottage with private hot tub
- Golden Oak Treehouse – Treehouse with private hot tub
Family Friendly Holiday Cottages
There are a number of family friendly properties in the Wye Valley AONB for larger numbers of guests.
You may wish to consider a forest holiday in the Forest of Dean or be close to Symonds Yat Rock where there are a number of family friendly activities at the Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo or The aMazing Hedge Puzzle.
Field Cottage is ideal for week long family get togethers however we also recommend:
- Cottage on the Common – Gloucestershire, England
- Farm View Goodrich – Goodrich
- The Cider Barn – Gloucestershire, England
Coach House Cottages
We recommend checking out these coach houses if you are looking for something different for you and your guests.
These have been converted into living accommodation for holiday makers.
- Granton Coach House – 18th century coach house in Goodrich
- The Coach House – near Ross with a swimming pool
- The Coach House Bed & Breakfast – Herefordshire
Wye Valley Cottages with a Four Poster Bed
Enjoy the comfort of a four poster bed then check out the following links:
- Four Poster Apartments – self catering in Symonds Yat
- Upper Court Cottages – Gloucestershire
- Elgar Cottage – near Ross
Log Cabins on The River Wye
Surround yourself in the natural beauty of the landscape tucked inside a log cabin near the river at the following locations. Many include an outdoor hot tub.
- Wye Valley Forest Retreat – with outdoor hot tub
- Golden Oak – in the Forest of Dean
- Golden Oak Hideaway – with outdoor hot tub and log burner
Fancy staying in a luxury hut near the river then check out the following listings below. All of the listings below have a hot tub at the property.
- View of the Valley Hut – with outdoor hot tub
- Aconbury Pods – with hot tub
- Ewes Retreat – views of the forest from the hot tub
Wye Valley Holiday Park
If you enjoy staying at holiday parks then these listings have on site static caravans or pitches to bring your own vehicle.
- Whitemead Forest Park – with outdoor hot tubs
- Sterret’s Caravan Park in Symonds Yat, England. Good for day trips to Wales.
- Greenacres Campsite – Coleford
Wye Valley Camping Sites
If you prefer the great outdoors then check out these campsites in the South West for a place to pitch up your tent.
- Lucksall Caravan and Camping Site – near Fownhope
- Forest and Wye Camping Site – Lydney
- Ryeford Ponds – near Ross on Wye
Glamping in the Wye Valley
Glamping has become more popular in recent years. Enjoy camping in comfort with these luxury glamping spots in the area.
- Starglazer Glamping – near Ross
- Wye Glamping – Brecon
- The Hudnalls Hideout – Glamping in the Forest of Dean, England
Properties with a Games Room
A games room is a must have for families and large groups with guests who want to enjoy spending time at the cottage during downtime. Check out our picks of properties with a games room below.
- Ganarew Cottage – Ganarew characterful cottage with games room
- Orchard House – near Monmouth. Games room with pool table, table tennis and table football
- The Anchor – Games room in the barn in Lydbrook, England
Cottage with Table Tennis
If you guests enjoy playing table tennis on holiday then check out these places to stay.
- Monnington House – luxury accommodation
- River Wye Lodge – near the wye
- The Barn – in Staunton on Wye, England
Wye Valley Cottages with Wonderful Views
For amazing views then check out the following properties:
- Ty Glyndwr – amazing views of the Brecon Beacons
- Teal Barn – with views over the lake
- Grove Wood Cottages – views towards Ross
Cottages with a Pool
If you and your guests are looking for properties with a pool or private hot tub then you should consider looking at these amazing properties for rent.
A dip in the pool on a hot summer’s day is hard to beat and these properties have decent pools for families and groups to enjoy during their stay.
- Little Gaerfields – Ross cottage with swimming pool
- The Hideout – Near Ross with a swimming pool
- The Poultiggery – barn conversion near Ross
Ross on Wye Properties and Accommodation
Ross-On-Wye, England is known as the gateway to the Wye Valley and there is no shortage of places to stay near this market town. Discover a Ross on Wye cottage to stay in during your holiday in the area.
- Old Barn House – St Owens Cross near Ross on Wye
- The New Inn – pub and accommodation
- Garden Cottage – in Bridstow
Things to do in Ross on Wye
Ross On Wye has load of things to do during your visit. There’s a wide range of antique shops in the town itself or if you are looking for something outdoors then regular canoe trips depart by the river.
Forest of Dean Properties in the Wye Valley
Relax in the Royal Forest of Dean and enjoy the natural environment around you at these fantastic properties.
Things to do in the Forest of Dean
There’s a whole load of things to do in the forest itself. Also check out Clearwell Caves, The Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail and Puzzlewood.
Herefordshire Properties in the Wye Valley
Enjoy a stay in Herefordshire, England at one of these properties. Hereford is one of the larger cities in the area but still small enough to get around on foot.
Things to do in Herefordshire
During you stay you may wish to check out Hereford Cathedral and the Mappa Mundi – The Largest Medieval Map. Hereford is also home to Weston’s Cidery which offers regular tours or if you like gin you could check out the Chase Distillery.
Monmouthshire Properties in the Wye Valley
If you fancy staying in Wales for your holiday then check out the following properties.
Things to do in Monmouthshire
Why not visit Chepstow Castle, Tintern Abbey or take a hike up the Sugar Loaf Mountain during your stay in Monmouthshire.
There’s plenty of outdoor activities in the area for families, couples and groups to enjoy.
Symonds Yat Cottages in the Wye Valley
Symonds Yat has a ton of family friendly activities nearby including the butterfly zoo, miniature golf and hedge maze. The butterfly zoo is a firm favourite of places we like to visit with our own children.
For places to stay in Symonds Yat we recommend:
Things to do in Symonds Yat
You can visit King Arthur’s Cave, go canoeing on the river or enjoy miniature gold whilst staying in Symonds Yat. It’s also worth visiting the maze and butterfly park.
Wye Valley Holidays at Field Cottage Peterstow
Relax at our very own Field Cottage in Peterstow, Herefordshire, England surrounded by fields, but very well connected to the A49 and just 5 minutes drive to Ross-On-Wye.
Guests are welcome to enjoy the 4 bedroom cottage and gardens during their stay at this cosy Victorian cottage on the doorstep of the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The cottage has a number of facilities including fast wifi and a large garden for families to enjoy in the summer. The cottage is also dog friendly.