Studio | No Bedrooms | sleeps 2
Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Wye Valley and on the edge of The Royal Forest of Dean, The studio is perfect for a long weekend break or extended holiday. The property is a homely and well appointed character property set in the grounds of The Cart House. Accommodation comprises 1 bedroom/living area, shower room and kitchen
The formal gardens surrounding the house are in a walled courtyard. You can relax and unwind here, take in some walks or take advantage of the many local attractions within easy reach.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, Studio|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol 60 km, Nearest railway: Lydney 10 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ|
The Central England/Cotswolds region
St Briavels is a medieval English Village situated approximately 900 ft above sea level with stunning views across the Wye Valley. We are located on the edge of the Forest of Dean in an area of outstanding natural beauty surrounded by beautiful countryside and woodland with many local tourist attractions nearby.
Approximately 20 minutes from the Old Severn Bridge crossing and on the border of England and South Wales (the border following the famous Offas Dyke). Located 5 minutes from the A466 Wye Valley road approximately midway between Chepstow (8 miles) and Monmouth (8 miles). Approx distances to nearby cities by car - Bristol 35 minutes, Cardiff 45 minutes, Gloucester 35, minutes Cheltenham 45 minutes, Hereford 45 minutes, Bath 50 minutes. Nearest train stations are Chepstow and Lydney (5 miles).
Forest of Dean
The Royal Forest of Dean and Wye Valley are areas of outstanding natural beauty and offer a wide range of activities and attractions. St Briavels village is centred around its moated Castle - originally King John's hunting lodge and has a pub/restaurant, doctors surgery and monthly local produce market.
There are local stores a short drive away and the market towns of Chepstow and Monmouth are approx 15 to 20 minutes by car.
Many castles and ancient monuments are within easy reach - Tintern Abbey, Castles at Chepstow, Goodrich, Raglan and Caerleon.
Nearby Championship Golf Courses - Celtic Manor, St. Pierre with other local courses at Coleford, Ross on Wye and Monmouth
Nearby Racecourses - Chepstow, Cheltenham and Bath
Other pursuits - Cycling on marked trails in the Royal Forest of Dean, Canoeing and Fishing on the River Wye, Quad Biking, Go Ape (a woodland high ropes experience), horse riding, walking in the Wye Valley and on Offas Dyke
Other attractions - Puzzle wood, Clearwell caves, Dean Forest railway