Manor House | 14 bedrooms | sleeps 27
Bishopswood House is a Victorian country house situated in its own magnificent 1000 acre estate.
The house accommodates 27 people in 14 rooms, which are a good mixture of double (some with four poster beds), single and twin rooms, most of which are en-suite. The ground floor has a comfortable sitting room with a wood-burner and TV. Both the kitchen and the large ballroom easily accommodate 27 guests to dine together for breakfast and/or an evening meal which makes Bishopswood House the perfect place for self catered holidays, celebrations, family get togethers, or for those looking for a relaxing retreat.
We are located by the river so there is canoeing and fishing. Go Ape (outdoor activity centre) and cycle paths are just 4 miles away in the Forest of Dean, along with the Wye Valley walk, Puzzle Woods, Clearwell Caves, Lydney steam railway all on our door step. There is also clay shooting, archery and horse riding. Plenty of activities to keep the energetic happy!
Bishopswood House is surrounded by all sorts of interesting days out. We are just a short drive away from the market towns Ross-on- Wye, Monmouth and Ledbury. Symonds Yat is right on the doorstep, famous for it's views drom Yat Rock, boat rides, bird watching, Hedge maze, and butterfly Zoo. Hereford, with it's Cathedral, chained library and Mappa Mundi is just half an hours drive, or visit Gloucester for it's docks, interesting museums and Cathedral. Cheltenham for some retail therapy, or if you fancy a day out at the beach take a trip to the picturesque Welsh coast. These are just a few of the many attractions in the area, tourists leaflets can be found at the house.
|Size||Sleeps up to 27, 14 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham or Bristol 80 km, Nearest railway: Gloucester 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||14 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 7 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (16), Double beds (6), Dining seats for 27|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
Bishopswood House is situated on the border of the beautiful Forest of Dean and the exciting Wye Valley. The area is rich in tourist attractions and outdoor pursuits with the River Wye only minutes away.
The Heart of England/Peak District
BISHOPSWOOD HOUSE is located in the beautiful 1000 acre estate adjoining Bishopswood House in the Wye Valley on the border of Herefordshire & Gloucestershire.
Ross on Wye
Bishopswood House situated on the boarder of the beautiful Forest of Dean and Wye Valley so is idea for walking, mountain biking or just simply relaxing.
There are a range of outdoor pursuits nearby:
Archery, Ballooning, Boating, Canoeing, Caving, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Climbing, Farm Visits, Fishing - Fly, Golf Courses, Horse Riding, Karting, Mountain Biking, Paint Balling, Pony Trekking, Quad Biking and Go Ape to name but a few.
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8 Jun 2014
"The PERFECT location for a big family get together!"
Wow what can I say. An amazing house in beautiful grounds run by lovely people. A weekend was far too short. We were celebrating my father in law's 70th. The house was ideal for a large group as … More
20 May 2014
We stayed here for a friends birthday celebration. The house is wonderful and offers great accommodation for larger groups. The kitchen is well appointed and has everything you would need (including t… More
11 Mar 2014
"Perfect venue in a beautiful location that created an amazing weekend."
I stayed at Bishopswood house with 26 friends for my 30th birthday. It was also the birthday of 2 other friends so 3 of us celebrating. It was amazing from the moment we arrived. The location is beaut… More
7 Sep 2013
"Great location, venue and views"
I stayed at the hotel with a business group before moving on to another event.The hotel is so well situated that the location will over whelm you.The setting is stunning and the way the place has been… More
5 Sep 2013
"Ideal venue for corporate residential event"
This is the most beautiful and peaceful setting for a corporate event - I've just returned from an overnight stay with colleagues, and thoroughly enjoyed both the setting and the hospitality show… More
21 Aug 2013
"The Most Perfect Location for a Wedding"
We celebrated our Wedding with a reception at Bishopswood House last November, staying overnight. We could not rate highly enough the staff, the excellent service (absolutely nothing was too much tro… More
5 Aug 2013
"Fantastic Venue, beautiful grounds - amazing!"
We stayed at Bishopswood House to celebrate my 50th Birthday. The house is fantastic, set in the most beautiful grounds overlooking the Wye Valley. The whole house has been lovingly restored to a hi… More
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