2 (all year)
Garden Cottage is a lovely holiday rental in a rural location, eight miles from Hereford and within easy reach of the Wye Valley. It's a beautiful spot for a holiday with family or friends, especially if you love walking, cycling, fishing or playing golf. The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, two of which are ensuite and one with an adjacent bathroom. Garden Cottage is next to Monnington House. It is completely private and self-contained, and guests also have shared use of the extensive grounds, playing field and games room.
You'll want your wellies for a holiday at Garden Cottage, as there are gorgeous walks from the front door. Guests can also bring their bikes and make good use of the excellent cycling routes. The cottage is in the quiet hamlet of Monnington-on-Wye, a few miles from both the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Wye Valley, so you won't run out of places to explore. In addition to walking and cycling, there are plentiful opportunities for fishing and canoeing on the River Wye, golfing and horse riding, as well as country pursuits like clay pigeon shooting. For the more adventurous, there is climbing, caving and gorge walking.
The lovely city of Hereford, with its gorgeous cathedral, museums, shops and restaurants, is only a few miles from Garden Cottage. You can also go antiquing in Leominster, fine dining and browsing Ludlow's independent shops in the town's centuries-old black-and-white timber buildings, pottering around local markets in places like Ross-on-Wye, or spending a leisurely few hours in Hay-on-Wye's plentiful bookshops. The region has a full calendar of events that include food, music and literary festivals, and agricultural shows.
Garden Cottage is available for bookings all year round.
Anna Pearson Gregory joined Independent Cottages in November 2017
Garden Cottage is a charming holiday home with accommodation over two levels. The cottage is furnished to a high standard, earning it a 5-Start rating from Visit England.
Outside: Garden Cottage is completely self-contained and private with its own garden including outside furniture for relaxing and has the shared use of the playing field with two football goals, games room with pool table and table football rustic table tennis room. There is access to a stable where you can store bikes and private parking.
Additional Information: Utilities, WiFi, bed linen and bath towels are all provided. Short breaks are possible, depending on availability. Smoking and pets are not permitted. Garden Cottage was assessed by Visit England alongside Monnington House which was awarded 5-star status - Garden Cottage is to the same high standard. Garden Cottage has M1 accessibility status - please discuss your requirements for access with the owner before booking.
Star Rating: 5 Star
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