Newnham-on-Severn 2.5 miles.
A pretty cottage, set in Elton, just 2.5 miles from Newnham-on-Severn, in a courtyard setting in the grounds of the owner’s home.
Set in a truly rural location, this lovely cottage is the perfect base for a romantic getaway, ideal for enjoying the many activities this area has to offer or for just simply relaxing in this beautiful part of the country.
This charming cottage provides a fully-equipped kitchen, catering for all your needs when preparing your meals after busy and fun-filled days out.
Leading up three steps to the open plan living area, you’ll find a wonderful area for sitting and relaxing; somewhere you can recharge your batteries, ready for the next day’s activities.
Guests can also enjoy taking in the sunshine in the garden with a good book, before enjoying a delicious barbecue and a cool refreshing drink whilst you discuss what activities are still to come.
The nearby village of Newnham-on-Severn offers unique shops, a traditional pub and café.
The spectacular Royal Forest of Dean is just a short walk away from this cottage, where you can enjoy picturesque walks.
The Wye Valley, Symonds Yat and the riverside city of Gloucester also all make for fascinating days out.
This charming cottage offers a wonderful base for a superb holiday discovering Gloucester and the surrounding area.
About the location
Gloucester 13 miles.
The thriving village of Newnham-on-Severn nestles on the banks of the River Severn. The village is steeped in history, and offers specialist shops to suit all interests, along with traditional pubs and cafes. This charming village, part of which is designated Conservation Area, has a tree-lined main street, many listed buildings, a striking central clock tower and is ideally located for watching the spectacular Severn Bore. The Royal Forest of Dean, England's largest oak forest, offers numerous trails that can be explored on foot, bicycle or horseback. Caving, abseiling and a high-wire rope course are on offer for the more adventurous, while fishing, golf, kayaking and canoeing are also available. Gloucester is just a short drive away, where you will find Roman foundations, Victorian docklands and a spectacular Norman cathedral (whose cloisters were used in the Harry Potter films). Littledean with its unique Jail Museum and Quadrophenia Collection, Westbury Court Garden, the only restored water garden in the country and the ancient caves and eerie caverns of Clearwell Caves (as seen in Dr Who and Merlin) make a great family day out. The ancient market towns of Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth have excellent shops, pubs and restaurants, plus many black and white timbered buildings, or visit the historic walled town of Chepstow with its celebrated race course and impressive Norman castle. A little further afield, discover the beautiful Malvern Hills, Black Mountains and Brecon Beacon National Park. A great location for a relaxing break or activity holiday at any time of year.