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Forest Oak Farm

Small family-run farm estate near Lydney, nestled in its own valley between the banks of the River Severn and the Forest of Dean. Genuinely dog-friendly with wheelchair accessible facilities.

Camping and Caravanning in or near Lydney - 40 pitches


Nestled on the outskirts of Lydney in a beautiful picturesque valley, this is a holiday site that offers a selection of accommodation styles, plus a fully equipped, designated camping and caravan area

We believe having space is a right not a luxury. So you will find all the accommodation areas, including the camping pitches, are designed to create 'a little world of your own' amongst friends and like minded people.

We offer a holiday experience where you can get in touch with nature. Our camping field is situated next to a lake where you can relax, have a picnic or barbeque. We are centrally based so you can easily enjoy all that The Forest of Dean and The Wye Valley have to offer.

It's ideal for nature lovers, groups of friends and couples who wish to stay where there is no noisy bar and club.

On site Facilities - Pitches for Tourers/Motorhomes/Tents (more for events), Electric Hookups, 3 Holiday cottages, Toilets and Showers, Chemical Disposal Point, Washing up point, acres of green field, woodland and a lakeside retreat.

Offsite Facilities – Golf Course 1.5 miles, Fishing 2 miles, Horse Riding, Cycle tracks and Forest Walks, National Diving Centre.

We pride ourselves on our homely and friendly service designed by dog people for dog people!


Opening Times

Open 7 days a week from 1st April - 31 October. Booking in advance recommended to secure a pitch.

Holiday Cottages one site available all year round - see our other page.


  • Booking Recommended
  • Camping and Caravanning
  • Chemical toilet disposal facilities
  • Disabled toilets
  • Dog Friendly
  • Electric hookup
  • Heated shower block/toilet
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Parking space next to pitch


GL15 4LN
O/S Ref: SO 657052

Enter your start address:

From the North and East:
North - (Down M5)/East (via A417/A40, joining the M5): Exit M5 at Junction 11a, 11 or follow A417 towards Gloucester. Follow the signs for Ross/A40/A48, until you join the A40.
Pass through a series of traffic lights until you reach the Highnam roundabout, where you take the 1st exit onto A48 towards Chepstow and the Forest of Dean. Follow the A48 through Minsterworth, Westbury on Severn, Newnham and Blakeney.
When you come out of Blakeney, pass through the Nibley crossroads and keep going for approx. 1mile. You will reach a small section of dual carriageway on the brow of a hill. The Farm gates are on the right about 410 meters on from the end of the dual carriageway, opposite The Willows (Big White House).

From Wales:
M48 Junction 2, take the A466 exit to A48/Chepstow/Cas-gwent. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Wye Valley Link Rd/A466.
At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Newport Rd/A48. Follow the A48 through Chepstow, Alyburton and Alvington (approx 12 miles).
At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit towards Gloucester. Drive straight over the next two roundabouts.
Drive straight, past the turning to Coleford on your left. Keep straight for approx 150m and the entrance to the Farm is on the left, opposite The Willows (Big White House).

From The South:
M5 Junction 15, exit onto M4. Keep in the left hand lane and head off the M4 onto M48 after 2.1miles. Continue over the Severn Road Bridge.
Then follow the above instructions from Wales. Please note there is a one-way Toll charge on the inward journey via this route (not on the return journey). If you wish to avoid the Toll follow the M5 towards the North until you reach Junction 11, then follow the instructions from the North.

By Train:
The closest train stations is just a couple of miles away just outside Lydney. We can provide details of local Taxi Services is required. 

Sat Nav:
Please use the directions above as the Sat Nav can take you to the neighbouring farm which has the same postcode!
Using our Latitude and Longitude.  The format you'll need for that varies from model to model of Sat Nav and indeed how yours is set up.
Decimal Degrees:
Latitude:      51.740683
Longitude:  -2.503007
Alternatively -
Degrees Minutes and Seconds:
Latitude:    51 44' 26.45"  North
Longitude:  2 30' 10.82"  West

  • Chepstow
  • Farm
  • Lydney


Low Season Prices Start from £12 per night
Mid Season Prices Start from £15 per night
High Season Prices Start from £18 per night

Three dogs go free! 

Associated Businesses

Forest Oak Farm

Spacious 2 bedroom cottages nestled on a 20 acre dog friendly farm estate, which also offers camping & venue hire. Off road parking, secure self contained patios and open space to run the dogs.

Self-Catering in or near Lydney
3 units each sleeping 4