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.

22 cottages found 22 match all criteria.

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.

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.

Viaduct House, a large and very well-equipped 8 bedroom, waterside holiday home on the banks of the River Wye in the Forest of Dean, is perfect for holidays involving country walks, cycling and fishing in this gloriously scenic corner of Gloucestershire. Pets welcome!

11 acres of private grounds surround Howle Hideaway, a sophisticated romantic cottage in the countryside of Herefordshire. The rural cottage blends modernity with rustic charm and features a traditional fireplace with wood burner as well as tiled floors, a lawned garden & patio with beautiful views.

2 The Oaks is an elegant 19th-century semi-detached sandstone cottage set amidst manicured gardens in Hoarwithy, Herefordshire. The rural cottage boasts generous grounds with wonderful views and fresh air, as well as a sophisticated interior with exposed beams, open-plan spaces and a wood burner.

Lower Moor Lodge is a beautifully-presented rural cottage situated on the edge of Hay-on-Wye in Herefordshire. The pet-friendly cottage offers families country charm with flagstone floors, mullion windows, as well as an ample garden with beautiful countryside views from multiple areas.

The Apple Store is a charming romantic cottage boasting exposed beams, stone walls and features windows. The pet-friendly cottage in Whitchurch, Herefordshire, offers couples a romantic escape by the Forest of Dean and features multiple outdoor relaxation areas, contemporary comforts and serenity.

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.

Endless Esther is a characterful eco-friendly cottage nestled among nature near Hewelsfield Common in Gloucestershire. The pet-friendly cottage boasts upcycled materials and features a generous garden, a courtyard with hammocks, plus exposed stone walls and beams, a log fire, and a sauna.

Orchard Cottage is a gorgeous stone-built romantic cottage in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Penterry, Monmouthshire. The pet-friendly cottage offers wonderful Wye Valley views as well as contemporary comforts combined with a log fire, traditional charm, seclusion and an outdoor fire pit.

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.

5 Wye Rapid Cottage is a welcoming mid-terrace cottage in the natural wonderland of Symonds Yat in Herefordshire. The pet-friendly cottage offers families an ideal base for exploring the wonders of the region and features a large outdoor area with landscaped gardens, and a modern spacious interior.

Wye View is a sophisticated modern apartment with traditional features and views to the River Wye. The romantic cottage in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, is furnished to a very high standard and features a bay window as well as wooden floors, exposed stone walls and a light-filled open-plan design.

Rustic elegance defines Valley View, a stone-built romantic cottage in Howle Hill, Herefordshire. The semi-detached property overlooks the Wye Valley and boasts a wood burner, contemporary fixtures and fittings, flagstone floors, exposed stone walls, a sun-drenched patio and countryside views.

Overlooking the picturesque Wye Valley near the medieval market town of Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire, along the Wales-England border, Llangain Farmhouse is a centuries-old child-friendly holiday four-bedroom home featuring exposed beams, thick beams, and three wood burning stoves.

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.

Surrounded by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Cider Loft is perfect for couples seeking an escape in nature. The pet-friendly cottage in Whitchurch, boasts two outdoor spaces as well as a distinctly rural character. Exposed beams, vaulted ceilings and wooden doors offer charm.

Anne’s Hut blends into the surrounding woodland. The unique former shepherd’s hut has been fashioned into a romantic cottage in Penterry, Monmouthshire, which boasts extensive gardens with wonderful countryside views, luxurious décor, a wood burner, an outdoor firepit and contemporary comforts.

This pet-friendly semi-detached Wye Valley barn conversion rests in the picturesque riverside village of Ross-on-Wye near Symonds Yat and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

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

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.