Sykes rating 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Pets Yes Features Off road parking Garden / Patio Washing machine Dishwasher Broadband / WiFi Summary Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size with Juliet balcony and en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x king-size, 1 x double, 1 x twin Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC Cloakroom with basin and WC Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area Utility Snug Garage Gas central heating Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher TV, WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Highchair available on request Private driveway for 4 cars, additional parking in the garage Rear enclosed multi-level garden with lawn, patio, and furniture Two well-behaved dogs welcome Sorry, no smoking Shop 2.8 miles, pub 0.2 miles Note: There are steps up to the lawn area The property Fownhope 3.1 miles. Set within the small village of Woolhope, near Fownhope in Herefordshire, lies this lovely four-bedroom cottage, Orchard Gardens. Boasting contemporary features, an enclosed garden, and a generously-sized open-plan living space, Orchard Gardens is the perfect abode for a family or group break, sleeping eight guests and accommodating two well-behaved dogs. Nestled away from the thriving village, arrive at the cottage and its tranquil location, surrounded by popular walking trails and nature reserves, and make use of the generously-sized private driveway and garage, before venturing into the cottage. On entry, discover the contemporary open-plan living space, flooded with natural light through the bi-fold doors, and fully equipped to dine, relax, and catch up with some TV as a group; lounge on the corner sofa, socialise around the dining space, or unpack your essentials on the centre island. If you're looking for some peace and quiet, head to the snug, presenting a warm, intimate, and homely space to unwind and retreat from the social hub. The ground-floor is completed with a utility room, a cloakroom to ease the morning queues, and a rear enclosed garden, resting across multi-levels, where you can enjoy the sunshine, entertain your pets on the lawn, and soak in the enclosing countryside. After a busy day of family time, escape to the spacious bedrooms, where you'll find a king-size with a Juliet balcony and an en-suite shower room, a further king-size, a double and a twin, offering the epitome of flexibility for your party; you'll have plenty of space to store your belongings, disconnect for the night, and refresh in the main bathroom. Fownhope is a short stone's throw away, resting on the River Wye, presenting plenty of opportunity to experience the stunning landscapes of Herefordshire; you'll also find a wide range of shops, eateries and pubs to visit, including The New Inn, as well as The Butchers Arms and The Crown pubs being within walking distance of the property. Outside of the village, be entertained by a plethora of activities, including Huntfun Hereford, tours at Clearwell Caves, and treks around Forest of Dean, you can also find the Alexander Golf Course nearby. For budding historians, head to King Arthur's Cave, discover the mediaeval structure of Goodrich Castle, or visit Waterworks Museum, displaying exhibits for all ages. To enjoy your time outdoors, take a stroll around the lake at Mallards Pike, venture through the woodlands of Croft Castle and Parkland, or be at one with nature and the surrounding wildlife at Barnwood Park and Arboretum. Offering a well-positioned dwelling in Herefordshire, choose Orchard Gardens. Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £450. View on map About the location FOWNHOPE Hereford 7 miles; Ross-on-Wye 8.5 miles. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the pretty village of Fownhope nestles on the banks of the River Wye surrounded by beautiful Herefordshire countryside. This thriving village boasts two village pubs, village shop and butcher and is very close to The Wye Valley Walk a 136 mile walk which follows the border between England and Wales as well as Herefordshire Trail and Three Choirs Way.. Fownhope hosts a popular monthly farmers market and on the outskirts of the village is Capler Hill, an Iron Age Hill Fort and Marcle Ridge from where uninterrupted views can be enjoyed. Nearby, Hereford with its wonderful 11th century cathedral and famous Mappa Mundi world map is worth a visit as are the riverside towns of Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth with their timbered Tudor buildings, striking 17th century market halls, excellent shops, pubs and restaurants. Enjoy the beautiful countryside by taking a stroll along the banks of the River Wye, a hot-air ballon ride or river cruise! Visitors can also enjoy a day out to charming Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains and unspoilt Brecon Beacons National Park as well as the magnificient Royal Forest of Dean which offers activities to suit all tastes.