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Wye Valley Arts Centre Cottages

Two secluded period cottages with gardens in idyllic surroundings of the Wye Valley which can be booked separately or together for larger parties. Great walks from the door.

Self-Catering in or near St Briavels - 2 units sleeping 5 and 9 let together or separately


Situated on the western border of the beautiful Royal Forest of Dean in the Wye Valley and within walking distance of the delightful village of St. Briavels, these two neighbouring cottages, Dovecote and Coachman's Cottages on opposite sides of a sunny courtyard, are the perfect place for holiday makers. They belong to and help to support The Wye Valley Arts Centre in Llandogo.

The Coachman's Cottage has 2 bedrooms, a pine panelled living room and kitchen/dining room. A glazed door open from the living room onto a pretty south facing garden and there is an open fire for those cosy nights during the winter months. Dovecote Cottage was originally part of an old stone water mill dating back to 1350 and has 4 bedrooms,  Coachman's Cottage has 2 bedrooms.

The Coachman's Cottage

  • Sleeps up to 5 people
  • 1 double bedroom with adjoining bathroom with Jack and Jill access to this bedroom and •adjoining bedroom with 3 single beds
  • Ground floor sitting room with open fire and access to south facing garden
  • Dining kitchen
  • Delightful garden
  • Designated parking space

Dovecote Cottage

Dovecote Cottage was originally part of an old stone water mill dating back to 1350 and has 4 bedrooms.

  • Sleeps up to 9 people
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting/dining room
  • 2 bathrooms one with shower
  • 1 further WC
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • 1 bedroom with 3 single beds
  • 1 bunk bed room
  • Private enclosed garden
  • Parking for up to 3 cars

The cottages belong to the Wye Valley Arts Centre situated in nearby Llandogo and they help to support this. Both have solar powered hot water and photovoltaic panels to generate electricity.

Footpaths nearby include The Wye Valley Walk, Poets' Path Walk, Wysis Way and Offa's Dyke Path which runs the whole length of the Wesh border and passes close by.

Historic towns nearby include Gloucester and Tewkesbury with their impressive cathedrals, Regency Cheltenham, Monmouth and Chepstow. Within easy driving distance are Bath and Somerset across the Severn Estuary and in the other direction the beautiful Cotswolds, Stratford-upon-Avon, and Gloucester and Tewkesbury with their impressive cathedrals. There are museums at Chepstow and Monmouth and All Saints Church in Newland known as 'The Cathedral of The Forest' is worth a visit.

Shop 1½ miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

The Cottages can be booked together to accommodate up to 12 guests with Dovecote Cottage having facilities for 12 to dine together.

Both properties have gas fired central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-fi included. Each has a garden with sitting out area and garden furniture. No smoking.

Opening Times

Available all year


  • Barbecue
  • Building of historical interest
  • Children welcome
  • Cots available
  • Dog Friendly
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Freezer
  • Garden
  • Ground Floor Rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • High chairs available
  • Ironing facilities
  • Large groups accepted
  • Linen provided
  • Microwave cooker
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Secure Bike Storage
  • Self-Catering
  • Single sex groups accepted
  • Sleeps 13 to 25
  • Sleeps 5 or 6
  • Sleeps 7 to 12
  • Television
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access


GL15 6QH
O/S Ref: SO 551053

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The village of St Briavel’s is approx 1 mile away uphill. There is a local produce market here on the 1st Saturday of each month, a church and village pub, the George Inn, which does good food. Llandogo is approx. 1.5 miles downhill which has an excellent Londis village shop which sells nearly everything and there is also the Sloop Inn which also serves food. Other villages nearby are Tintern, Clearwell and Brockweir.

  • Rural
  • St Briavels
  • Tintern