Towns & Villages in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Discover our Towns & Villages

Small towns and villages are one of things that make the British countryside a delight.  We have many to choose from and there is bound to be something for all tastes.  Small specialist shops, country pubs, ancient churches and lots more.  

Take your time and explore the old mining villages in the Forest, the market towns in Monmouthshire and the churches of Herefordshire.  Even better find a great pub and have a long lunch!

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Bream

Former mining villages with great views over the Forest from the war memorial

Towns and Villages in or near Coleford


Ruardean

Towns and Villages in or near Cinderford


Awre

Listed in the Domesday Book, Awre has had its character moulded over the years by winds and tides of the River Severn

Towns and Villages in or near Lydney


Redbrook

Towns and Villages in or near Coleford


Corse

Towns and Villages in or near Newent


Lydbrook

Towns and Villages in or near Lydbrook


Chepstow - Cas-gwent

A bustling border market town, Chepstow is the gateway to the Wye Valley and Wales

Towns and Villages in or near Chepstow


Skenfrith

Towns and Villages in or near Abergavenny


Brockhampton

A picture postcard rural Herefordshire village with impressive arts and crafts church

Towns and Villages in or near Ross-on-Wye


Hewelsfield

Towns and Villages in or near St Briavels


Coleford

Coleford is the administrative centre for the Forest of Dean.

Towns and Villages in or near Coleford


Tintern

Towns and Villages in or near Tintern