Glasshouse near Gloucester, Gloucestershire
These three immaculately-presented Forest of Dean holiday lodges are located in private landscaped gardens in the hamlet of Glasshouse on the edge of the royal Forest of Dean and surrounded by ancient woodlands at the foot of May Hill. These luxurious Forest of Dean Lodges have been superbly furnished, boasting natural character and aesthetic charm, and they offer guests every comfort including two delightful bedrooms, with the master in each cottage having an en-suite shower room. All on the ground floor, the accommodation at these Gloucestershire cottages consists of a beautiful open plan living area with well-equipped kitchen, dining and sitting areas and double doors onto the front decked area, perfect for alfresco dining. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the peace and tranquility of the area, or take some time to enjoy the surrounding countryside on foot, bike or horseback. Why not have a go at canoeing or kayaking on the River Wye, or try your hand at abseiling or the high wire rope course in the forest. The charming market town of Newent is just a short distance away and offers guests a range of amenities set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Three superb Forest of Dean holiday lodges in stunning surroundings.
A superb detached lodge ideally located at the foot of May Hill in the Forest of Dean. This wonderful lodge is furnished to an exceptional standard and offers sumptuous open plan living accommodation. Note: This property is close to Refs. 27869 and 27870, together they accommodate 12.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire.
Gas central heating with electric fire. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Decked area to front with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1 mile, pub 3 mins walk. Note: No children under 14 years old. Note: No stag/hen or similar. Note: Cheltenham Festival week commencing 7th March 2014 charged at £785.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Newent 3 miles; Ross-on-Wye 9 miles; Gloucester 9 miles.
The scattered hamlet of Glasshouse lies at the foot of May Hill and is surrounded by ancient woodland. In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Glasshouse boasts a charming village pub, dating back to 1891 which has an excellent reputation for serving fine food and ales in a traditional atmosphere. The Wysis Way runs through the hamlet whilst the Gloucestershire Way and Three Choirs Way are also close by. The thriving village of Mitcheldean with its half-timbered houses and narrow streets is a short drive away, as is Newent in the Vale of Leadon, formerly a Roman settlement offering many attractions including a half-timbered 17th century Market Hall, traditional inns, restaurants, numerous tea rooms and pretty individual shops. The magnificent Royal Forest of Dean boasts many trails which can be enjoyed on foot, bicycle or horseback or why not try your hand at fishing, golf, kayaking or caving all of which can be enjoyed in the area. Try the local wine at the Three Choirs Vineyard or visit the waterfront city of Gloucester with its Roman foundations, Victorian docklands and Norman Cathedral. Visit the historic riverside market towns of Ross-on-Wye or Monmouth with their majestic bridges, take a stroll along the River Wye or enjoy the countryside from a hot air balloon. The stunning Brecon Beacon National Park, Cheltenham, Ledbury and the unspoilt Cotswold villages and towns also make a great day out