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


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


Monmouth - Trefynwy

Historic market town on the Welsh borders with lots of independent shops and great places to eat and drink

Towns and Villages in or near Monmouth


Aylburton

Small village between Lydney and Chepstow

Towns and Villages in or near Lydney


Staunton, Near Coleford

Towns and Villages in or near Coleford


Yorkley

Towns and Villages in or near Lydney


Rudford

Towns and Villages in or near Gloucester


Taynton

Towns and Villages in or near Newent


Lydney

Towns and Villages in or near Lydney


Hewelsfield

Towns and Villages in or near St Briavels


Tintern

Towns and Villages in or near Tintern


Redmarley

Towns and Villages in or near Newent