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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 15 reviews

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The House from the lawn

House / 11 bedrooms / sleeps 24

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House / 11 bedrooms / sleeps 24

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

These are stunning holiday homes as you will see from our photo galleries, located in a great area where you could do something different each day for a week and still have plenty for return visits.

The Wye Valley is ideal for walking and seeing wildlife. The footpaths nearby include The Wye Valley Walk, Poets Path Walk, Wysis Way and Offa's Dyke Path which runs the whole length of the Welsh Border and passes close by.

There are also many attractions nearby: several golf courses including The Rolls at Monmouth and the international course St. Pierre near Chepstow, Forest Hills and Celtic Manor where The Ryder Cup will take place in 2010.

There are race courses at Chepstow, Hereford and Cheltenham, castles at Chepstow, Raglan, Goodrich and Caldicot and Tintern Abbey is about 15minutes drive down the valley.

Other attractions include The Beechenhurst Sculpture Trail, Clearwell Caves,Puzzlewood with its pre Roman opencast iron ore mine and unusual maze, Wyedean Canoe and Adventure Centre, Pedalabikeaway Cycle Centre, Go Ape Forest Adventure Activity Centre, The Severn Estuary, Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust, Dean Heritage Centre, Dean Forest Railway, Norchard Steam Centre, Fly and course Fishing, Family Cycle Trail and Camel Trekking

The Coach House has spacious reception rooms and a large farmhouse style kitchen and so it is possible for a group of up to 24 to socialise and eat together in the main house. There are also 2 ground floor bedrooms one of which has an ensuite beautifully spacious wetroom suitable for wheelchair users or elderly relatives.

The property is owned by the Wye Valley Arts Centre and any proceeds from the holiday lets support the Arts Centre and its charitable fund for Kidzart to provide Arts and Crafts workshops for disadvantaged children at our beautiful gallery in Llandogo.

Size Sleeps up to 24, 11 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bristol or Cardiff 36 km, Nearest railway: Chepstow 14 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 11 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, 4 En suites and 2 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (6), Single beds (15), Cots (1), Dining seats for 24, Lounge seats for 24
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details outdoors

The Coach House and adjoining cottages are surrounded by fantastic gardens which offer complete privacy, a gravelled terrace and stone-built barbecue , a wonderful place to enjoy special outdoor meals. The garden has extensive lawns with mature trees and is bounded by Mork Brook, a delightful stream descending by a series of waterfalls to the River Wye. The car park can accommodate up to 10 cars

Secure store for cycles and motor cycles.

Our guests may also use the swimming pool at the hotel next door at the nominal cost of £5 per person.

There are shops in Monmouth (6 miles), Chepstow (9 miles), and Coleford (4 miles). St. Briavels is about 1 mile away where there are 2 pubs and Llandogo in the other direction about 1.5 miles just across the Welsh border has a pub and an excellent village shop which sells nearly everything.

Further details

Pets by arrangement

The Gloucestershire region

The Wye Valley is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in recognition of:

1/ Exceptional Landscape- dramatic limestone gorge and some of the most outstanding native

woodlands to be found in Europe.

2/ Impressive geology- from Silurian limestones to plateaux of old red sandstone.

3/ Historic legacies- Ironage hillforts, Norman Castles, the first Cistercian Abbey in Wales and a pioneering

industrial heritage in iron, brass, wire, tinplateand copper works.

4/ Wildlife- A quarter of Britain's population of lesser horseshoe bats, a growing population of peregrine

falcons, goshawks, ravens, rare whitebeam, nightjar and lesser known fish like the shad and twaite.

The Coach House, Mork, St. Briavel's is situated between the Wye Gorge, the jewel in the area's crown and the

St. Briavel's plateau. Villages in the area include Goodrich , overlooked by its impressive castle and the riverside settlements of Symonds Yat, Redbrook, Brockweir, Llandogo and Tintern with its wonderful Abbey.

The stunning landscapes and spectacular scenery of The Wye Valley have inspired artists and writers, such as William Wordsworth, Dennis Potter, JRR Tolkein and JK Rowling as well as the many visitors who return year after year.

Use footpaths to explore the woodlands and discover hidden beauty spots or if you prefer more rugged pursuits, there's a choice of cycling, canoeing, rowing, horse riding, rock climbing, abseiling, caving, off road driving, and fishing. If you wish to take a course in painting, drawing, sculpture writing or photography there is the Wye Valley Arts Centre at Llandogo which offers 2 and 4 day courses. For horse lovers and racegoers there are Racecourses at Chepstow and Hereford and Cheltenham is only an hour away. Golf Courses include St. Pierre near Chepstow and Forest Hills.

Within easy driving distance are Bath and Somerset across the Severn Estuary and in the other direction the beautiful Cotswolds and Stratford upon Avon.

Saint Briavels

The Forest of Dean was designated a National Forest Park in 1938, the first in England and offers its natural beauty and outdoor leisure facilities. It is one of England's few remaining ancient forests covering 110 square kilometres of woodland for you to enjoy.

Outdoor pursuits include Symonds Yat Canoe hire, Go Ape High Ropes Action, Clay shooting, Archery, Whitcliff Off Road Driving Experience near Coleford, The Beechenhurst Sculpture Trail, Puzzlewood with its pre Roman opencast iron ore mine and unusual maze, Angling Tuition, Family Cycle Trail, Llama and Camel Trekking, Kingfisher Cruise,Dean Forest Railway and lots more. The footpaths nearby include The Wye Valley Walk, Poets Path Walk, Wysis Way and Offa's Dyke Path which runs the whole length of the Welsh Border and passes close by Fly Fishing at Big Well.

The Wye Valley is ideal for walking and seeing wildlife and there are many attractions nearby; There are Several Golf Courses including The Rolls at Monmouth, and the international course St Pierre near Chepstow.

Castles at Chepstow, Raglan, Goodrich and Caldicot.

Tintern Abbey

Clearwell Caves

Wyedean Canoe and Adventure Centre

Go Ape Forest Adventure Activity Centre

Severn Estuary

Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust

Dean Heritage Centre

Dean Forest Railway

Norchard Steam Centre

Offa's Dyke Path which runs the whole length of the Welsh Border passes close by

Fly Fishing at Big Well

Historic towns nearby include Gloucesterand Tewkesbury with their impressive cathedrals, Regency Cheltenham, Monmouth and Chepstow. There are museums at Chepstow and the Nelson Museum in Monmouth and All Saints Church in Newland known as 'The Cathedral of The Forest ' is worth a visit with it historical goodies. Lots of the nearby villages have local festivals throughout the summer and there are Christmas markets too. Of course its not far to Cheltenham and the The Gold Cup Festival in March.

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11 Mar 2015


"Great place for annual family get together"

Our party consisted of 17 adults, 6 children under 5 and a cocker spaniel, and we all had a great time. We took the Coach House and Dovecote Cottage for a three night weekend and everything worked wel… More

15 Dec 2014


"Amazing stay"

The wye valley is the most beautiful place. The coach house and side houses served the perfect venue for our birthdays. secure kids space, excellent places for larger noisey groups and quiet area for… More

28 Nov 2014


"Wonderful Family Getaway Weekend!"

We rented the Coach House and Dovecote Cottage as a combination for 20 family members - 3 generations - for a long weekend stay in October. The location and the charm of the property are absolutely de… More

21 Sep 2014


"I can't believe what people are saying!!!!"

We stayed here for a family birthday celebration , with family ageing from 1 to 71 years young. It was booked because of the amount of bedrooms and the garden space for the children to play in. Nowhe… More

We are very concerned and surprised that this review has now appeared 18 months after the stay. It appears to be a delayed reaction for the amount deducted from the returnable deposit to contribute to the cost of the damages in the garden arising from the vandalism carried out by the unsupervised children of the group, witnessed by the deputy manager of the hotel next door. We charged for a broken statue, gardening contractor's remedial work and a contribution to the replacement of the broken fence panels. There was no charge for the broken chair or missing towel. The damages were reported by our gardener and housekeeper and the amount of £101.50 deducted from the returnable deposit (which is administered at our discretion) was agreed by court mediation instigated by Mr.J. We have not been informed of a missing jacket. I saw the group just prior to their departure and the ladies I spoke to were complimentary about the property. We are regularly inspected and are proud of our 4 star rating for the Coach House and we continue to get many good reviews from large family groups.

11 Jul 2014


"Beautiful spot for a getaway"

I recently stayed at The Coach House with a large group of friends and was delighted with the accommodation and the location. The Coach House is located just outside of St. Briavels and the drive down… More

19 May 2014


"Perfect for large groups"

We spent my husbands 40th birthday with extended family here and the location was perfect, the gardens were brilliant for the children and dogs and the walks around the area were stunning. We had a wo… More

6 May 2014


"Great group escape!!"

We stayed in the coach house and adjacent cottages in a large party 20 adults and 5 children, plenty of space for us all, equipped for us all to eat and beautiful gardens! Only down side was no phone … More

8 Jan 2014


"Everything you'd want for a group weekend away"

We stayed in the Coach House together with the two attached cottages for new year 2013/14, with 19 people. It's a beautiful location, a very well thought-out and comfortable property, and we had … More

11 Jul 2013


"Fantastic house, great setting"

Hired the house and cottages recently as a group of 19 for a stag weekend. Everyone was hugely impressed with the house which suited our needs perfectly - a bed for everyone, plenty of communal space (kitchen/conservatory/lounges etc- good to have a few different areas in case people wanted to do different things or just have a change of scenery) and a great outdoor area adding an air of calm and tranquility which provided a much-needed respite from and complement to the standard stag activities. Unfortunately the weather prevented us from utilising the barbeque but the many cooking options in the kitchens meant we were all still comfortably fed. Everyone was suprised by the size of the property - even after seeing the photos on the website you don't appreciate the amount of space available to you until you get there.

The location of the house in the valley was a great change for a group largely comprised of city dwellers and I would happily return as part of a group of family or friends should I get the opportunity.

All questions before our visit were promptly answered and all was done to ensure our needs were fully met, which they were.

Would also like to mention The George pub in St Briavels - well worth the 20 minute walk up hill on the Friday night for some wonderful food and great hospitality in a livel and friendly environment.

20 May 2013


"Great Place For a Large Family Get Together"

A large family reunion with over 20 guests. Easily accommadated in thsi beautiful setting.

House very comfortable and very well equiped for all 4 generations of the family. Superb dinning room that seated us all in one go. Excellentr walks nearby along the Wye and up the hills.

Mike, South Wales

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