This smart, cosy apartment is close to Great Malvern (spa town with theatre/cinema, shops, restaurants) which can be reached by foot, bus or car. The apartment is located in a beautiful area overlooking the Three Counties Show Ground, and views of over 40 miles. The historic riverside town of Upton upon Severn with its famous summer festivals (folk, blues, jazz etc) is 15 minutes away by car. Taking one of the many footpaths from the property you can quickly be in Herefordshire overlooking the Black Mountains and the vista of Wales- why not leave the car and use the pack of 7 circular walks from the property. The famous Malvern Spring water can be found at Holy Well just 300 yards away. There are several pubs and restaurants nearby. Cheltenham racecourse is 30 minutes south by car.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom|
|Check in time:||16:00|
|Check out time:||11:00|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham International 70 km, Nearest railway: Great Malvern 4 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
This beautiful area of England offers quintessential charm but with 21st Century appeal - stunning countryside and many attractions and amenities. Severn Valley Railway, West Midlands Safari Park, City of Worcester (with its Cathedral, Racecourse, Cricket Ground and Golf/Country Club), Pershore, Evesham and Broadway (and many more delightful Cotswold villages) are all within easy reach by car. To the West are found Ledbury (historic market town), city of Hereford, Hay on Wye (famous book festival) and Wales. Cheltenham Spa with superb shopping and facilities is in Gloucestershire just South of the region.
The property sits in the conservation area of the Malvern Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty between Herefordshire and Worcestershire. This distinctive range of hills runs south for 9 miles from Great Malvern and provides great walking and spectacular open views in all directions - the highest peak being Worcestershire Beacon at 1395 ft. Sir Edward Elgar, England's greatest composer, lived nearby and he also taught music at the property when it was a school. His birthplace/visitor centre (2for1 discount for guests) and the 35 mile 'Elgar Trail' can be visited from the property. The summer months bring Festivals to nearby Upton-upon-Severn (15 mins by car) and there are regular shows at the Three Counties Show Ground which is overlooked by the property. The famous Malvern Spring water is bottled at Holy Well which is just 300 yards from the apartment. The Worcestershire Golf Club is very close by, just 5 minutes by car, and is also overlooked by the property.In addition to local walks on the Malvern Hills, there are numerous long and short trails in the area and the nearby Worcestershire Way runs for 31 miles or the Geopark trail for 109 miles or the 210 mile Severn Way which follows the longest river in UK from it's source in Wales to the Bristol Channel. You will find OS maps, footpath and trail leaflets at the property.