Retreat to the stunning Wye Valley for an excellent holiday. As an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it’s a gorgeous place to escape to with a loved one and would provide the perfect backdrop to any special occasion. Families will adore the landscape as well, with lots of historic sites, endless castles to visit and wildlife-rich natural areas as well as fantastic cycling and walking trails to take the kids exploring.
Why visit Wye Valley?
The lovely valley is an unmissable experience. Named after the pretty River Wye that runs through it, the region is full of pretty villages and nature walks to roam. It has Michelin Star restaurants, delightful tea rooms and is a haven for artists with galleries, craft stores and museums throughout.
Things to do in Wye Valley:
Cycling and hiking are popular pursuits in this area. The more adventurous could go canoeing down the River Wye and this is a great location for foodies as there are Michelin-Star awarded restaurants to discover. Stop by the ruins of one of the many castles or see the ancient Tintern Abbey.
Why stay in a Wye Valley cottage?
Our cottages in the Wye Valley are scattered in the loveliest parts of this gorgeous region. Pick a holiday home sat on a hilltop or beside the River Wye. We have great dog-friendly cottages, properties with hot tubs and rural accommodation hidden amongst the secluded natural spaces of the valley.
Three must see things in Wye Valley:
- Walk or roam the spectacular countryside and make a visit to the ruins of Goodrich Castle.
- It’s an area famed for excellent food so enjoy an evening meal at one of the Michelin Star restaurants in the area.
- See the colourful butterflies at the Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo.