Find and Book Wye Valley Cottage Holidays on the England-Wales Border
Wye Valley holiday cottages are surrounded by wooded glades, river valleys and ancient ruins on the border between England and Wales.
This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty stretches for 326 square miles. it covers parts of Gloucestershire, Monmouthshire and Herefordshire. Rare wildlife, unique geology and the remains of an industrial past make this an internationally renowned region.
The River Wye meanders through a deep valley, where limestone gorges and wild ravine woodland have created a paradise for walking, horse-riding, cycling and water-sports. If you want a countryside cottage in which to unwind in a wonderfully unspoiled area which has not lost its traditional, rural way of life, a Wye Valley holiday cottage could be exactly what you are looking for. Agriculture and forestry remain important industries, and there is only one town in the area - Ross-on-Wye. Self-catering holidays in the Wye Valley are rewarding regardless of the season. In spring, the woods are carpeted in bluebells and wild garlic, while in summer, the meadows are alive with wildflowers. Autumn is a breath-taking display of gold and red, and winter offers far-reaching views of the snowy Black Mountains and Golden Valley.
Orchard House is a large and luxuriously furnished Monmouthshire Holiday Cottage nestling deep in the Llangovan Valley on a cider apple farm. This family and dog-friendly countryside cottage sleeping 24 in 10 bedrooms (8 bathrooms) in a rural area of outstanding natural beauty. Pets Welcome.
Large 3-storey holiday home with hot tub and superb river views across the Wye Valley at Symonds Yat. Hollytree House offers group accommodation for up to 22 guests in a peaceful rural location for special occasions, reunions or for self-catering holidays just messing about on the river.
Donkeys graze in the secluded fields of Healer’s Cottage in a Wye Valley village near Ross-on-Wye in Herefordshire. The charming 17th century, romantic holiday cottage boasts an open-plan living area, cosy spaces and delightful touches which ensure complete relaxation for couples and pets.
A five-minute walk from the majestic River Wye near Symonds Yat, Portland House is a first class, large holiday cottage with an award-winning garden offering group accommodation for up to 20 guests in a peaceful rural location near Whitchurch in Herefordshire.
The Manor on the Monnow is an impressive baroque manor house located on the east bank of the River Monnow, just a short walk from the centre of Monmouth. The property comfortably accommodates 24 guests in 11 bedrooms/9 bathrooms, with spacious communal areas, great outdoor space, and a hot tub too!
Lundy Lodge nestles within the north-eastern tip of Brecon Beacons National Park on the Welsh side of the border with Herefordshire. A pet-friendly cottage on the outskirts of Hay-on-Wye, it features vaulted ceilings, exposed beams, underfloor heating and hot tub.
High Cloud is a large and comfortable Wye Valley Farmhouse and separate Barn in Monmouthshire with a swimming pool and hot tub. High Cloud offers self-catering holidays in a secluded countryside location - no neighbours or traffic noise, just panoramic far-reaching rural views. Pets welcome.
The Coach House is a delightful detached country cottage with an outdoor pool in Welford, a Wye Valley village near Ross-on-Wye in the scenic Herefordshire countryside. The dog friendly cottage offers cosy, well-equipped self-catering accommodation for 2-5 guests in 3 bedrooms (one ground floor).
For a romantic rural retreat in Herefordshire’s Wye Valley countryside, book a weekend break at Granton Coach House, a delightful village holiday cottage for couples in Goodrich near Ross-on-Wye and The Forest of Dean.
The Birches Holiday cottage nestled beneath the Black Mountains is the perfect rural retreat to enjoy spectacular scenery, Hay-On-Wye literature festival, hill walking, paragliding, horse riding and the Brecon Beacons National Park. Pets welcome.
On the banks of the scenic meandering River Wye in the Forest of Dean, River Wye Lodge is a large, accessible holiday cottage sleeping 26 guests. Enjoy days out in the Wye Valley on or off the river, or just relax in a holiday home with a hot tub, games room and children's playground. Pets Welcome
Sitting on the lush grounds of the owner’s house in Welsh Newton, Pembridge Cottage charms visitors with its stone exterior and modern characterful interior. The pet-friendly, detached barn conversion offers high-quality accommodation and even free fly-fishing lessons, in beautiful Herefordshire.
The a The area is scattered with charming villages and market towns, such as Monmouth, Symonds Yat and Whitchurch. Ancient fortifications dot the long-disputed border between England and Wales, from the castles of Chepstow and Goodrich to the ramparts of Offa's Dyke. Tintern Abbey is undoubtedly one of Wales' most iconic landmarks and has attracted visitors for centuries. You will find the shell of this stunning Gothic abbey open to the sky, in a tranquil setting near the banks of the River Wye. In the thriving communities scattered through the Wye Valley, you will discover restaurants and pubs serving delicious food prepared with the freshest ingredients from the surrounding countryside. The quality of the region's produce is celebrated at a number of renowned events, including the Abergavenny Food Festival.