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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Ross-on-Wye

Ross-on-Wye is a small market town in the south of Herefordshire offering excellent places to stay, eat and shop. Set in beautiful countryside it’s a great place for fresh air, walking and canoeing.

Attraction in or near Ross-on-Wye


St Briavels

Towns and Villages in or near St Briavels


Tidenham

Towns and Villages in or near Chepstow


Brockhampton

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

Towns and Villages in or near Ross-on-Wye


Minsterworth

Towns and Villages in or near Gloucester


Upleadon

Towns and Villages in or near Newent


Rudford

Towns and Villages in or near Gloucester


Goodrich

Towns and Villages in or near Goodrich


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


Clearwell

Towns and Villages in or near Clearwell


Gloucester

Gloucester is a vibrant multicultural city that combines historic architecture with a unique blend of visitor attractions, festivals and entertainment

Towns and Villages in or near Gloucester


Plump Hill

Towns and Villages in or near Cinderford