Goodrich Castle

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    Delightful, semi-detached, stone-built barn conversion on slopes of Howle Hill near Ross-on-Wye. Quality, contemporary Ross-on-Wye cottage. Pretty patio, lovely location, excellent outdoor activities. (Ref. 2537)

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    This charming all ground floor barn conversion is in the pretty village of Whitchurch. With easy access to the Royal Forest of Dean and the River Wye, this is a fantastic base. Pet-friendly, enclosed garden, bike storage. Symonds Yat 1 mile. (Ref. 937758)

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    A charming semi-detached cottage ideally located in the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Spacious accommodation. Many outdoor activities nearby. Garden with views. Ross-on-Wye 6 miles. (Ref. 939688)

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    A charming terraced cottage on the banks of the River Wye in Symonds Yat. Wonderful views, ideal for a couple or families. Pet-friendly. Monmouth 5 miles. (Ref. 27850)

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    Lovely mid-terrace cottage in Herefordshire. Set over three floors and with WiFi and Sky TV. Wonderful touring location. Monmouth 5 miles. (Ref. 912225)

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    Charming mews-style end-terrace in Symonds Yat, Herefordshire on the banks of the River Wye. Set over three floors with woodburner and views of surrounding woodland. Monmouth 5 miles. (Ref. 26793)

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    A charming terraced cottage in the Wye Valley on the edge of the Forest of Dean. WiFi. Pet-friendly. Walks from the doorstep. Abundance of outdoor activities. Local pub via chain ferry! (Ref. 920651)

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    A unique detached Symonds Yat holiday cottage situated on the banks of the River Wye. Versatile pet-friendly accommodation with large garden. Many activities in the Forest of Dean. Chain foot-ferry to pub. Monmouth 5 miles. (Ref. 912477)

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    A delightful cottage on the western edge of the Royal Forest of Dean in the village of English Bicknor. Woodburning stove. Decked patio with furniture and BBQ. WiFi. Glorious far-reaching views. Walks and cycle routes from the door. Lydbrook 3 miles. (Ref. 915266)

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    Charming, semi-detached cottage in English Bicknor, near Ross-on-Wye in the Wye Valley AONB. Woodburner, WiFi, large bathroom with feature fireplace. Garden with lawn and picnic bench. Off road parking. Walks and cycle routes nearby in Forest of Dean. (Ref. 959035)

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Just show me cottages near Goodrich Castle

Given the seal of approval by the eminent 18th century poet William Wordsworth, you'll no doubt share the Romantic writer's sentiments when you visit Goodrich Castle on your next cottage holiday in Herefordshire. Entrenched on a high ridge overlooking the River Wye, Goodrich Castle proves to be an enchanting distraction from the beauty of the encompassing Symond's Yat valley. Explore this palatial ruin for yourself on your next cottage holiday, and unearth the romanticism which inspired Wordsworth to call Goodrich Castle 'the noblest ruin in Herefordshire'.

History and folklore aplenty at Goodrich Castle

There's nowhere better to spin a tall tale for the kids than on a day trip to Goodrich Castle. With its long history dating back to the 11th century, there's certainly a lot of riddles and folklore surrounding this ancient ruin. Embroil yourselves in the mystery of Goodrich as you scour the imposing keep for signs of the Irish chieftain, Goodrich's resident spectre, who, it has been told, still haunts the Great Tower to this day! Absorb some of Goodrich castle's history by introducing the kids to 'Roaring Meg', the infamous cannon which is thought to have sacked the castle in the English Civil War, before learning about the castle's notorious murder holes, whose grim usage needs no introduction! There really isn't a better place to get the kids enthused with history, so be sure to add a trip to Goodrich Castle to your next Herefordshire cottage holiday itinerary.

Goodrich Castle Opening Times

The English Heritage open Goodrich's ruinous keep to the public daily from 10am to 6pm, giving you plenty of time to get to grips with this archaic ruin. So prepare a picnic in the cosy cottage kitchen of your Herefordshire holiday home and look forward to a day of exploration and discovery in Goodrich Castle and the surrounding Symmond's Yat Valley- it really is the perfect daytrip for everyone!