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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Hewelsfield

Towns and Villages in or near St Briavels


Usk - Brynbuga

Steeped in history, renowned for its floral displays, Usk is a great base to explore Monmouthshire and the Usk Valley. Independent shops and lots of places to eat, drink and stay.

Towns and Villages in or near Usk


Newland

Towns and Villages in or near Newland


Goodrich

Towns and Villages in or near Goodrich


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


Flaxley

Towns and Villages in or near Cinderford


English Bicknor

Towns and Villages in or near Coleford


Taynton

Towns and Villages in or near Newent


Minsterworth

Towns and Villages in or near Gloucester


Much Marcle

Towns and Villages in or near Ross-on-Wye


Newent

Newent town centre still retains its old charm with shops and houses dating back many centuries. The surrounding countryside has narrow lanes and rolling fields bounded by ancient hedgerows.

Towns and Villages in or near Newent


Brockweir

Brockweir is a small but attractive village located alongside the River Wye

Towns and Villages in or near Chepstow