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Self-catering holiday houses in Herefordshire

Herefordshire is part of the 'Marches' between England and Wales. Along with Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and Shropshire it is part of a lovely rural area, ideal for relaxing holidays year round. Herefordshire is a haven for walkers, foodies and outdoor enthusiasts - so your vacation activities will be well catered for here! The River Wye runs through the county and the Wye Valley is a stunning area with the River meandering through wooded valleys. Hay on Wye hosts a famous Book festival and charms its visitors with its unspoilt ambience. Ledbury is a typical Herefordshire town, with half timbered buildings, red brick Georgian houses and an old world feel. Choose self-catering accommodation from a converted cider mill, a country manor house, an 18th century family holiday cottage, and plenty of stone cottages in the Black mountains!

Select the perfect place to stay from this list of holiday cottages and book online while there is still availability for your holiday dates.

Sleeps: 2. Bedrooms: 1 (1 king-sized 4-poster + cot). Herefordshire. Short breaks. Sorry no pets. Golf, fishing, canoeing, walking, cycling on virtually traffic-free roads.

Elgar Cottage Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire

Elgar Cottage, Ross-on-Wye

This is a wonderful 5 star cottage in peaceful countryside on a Georgian estate just outside Ross-on-Wye. Elgar Cottage nestles in 14 acres of parkland in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The cottage is perfect for exploring the glorious Wye Valley where the river provides opportunties for...

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Sleeps: 4. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 2 twin). Ross-on-Wye. Short breaks available. Pets Welcome. Not suitable for younger children. Walk to a friendly pub and great restaurants.

India Cottage Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire

India Cottage, Ross-on-Wye

India Cottage is an immaculately presented holiday cottage in a quiet courtyard in the heart of the beautiful historic market town of Ross-on-Wye. Located next to the owner's second holiday home which sleeps 3, these spacious self-catering cottages can be rented separately or together for two...

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Holiday accommodation - staying in Herefordshire

To the North is Leominster in the heart of Mortimer Country – rolling hills, water meadows and access to areas of natural outstanding beauty. Pretty villages, local pubs and country houses are part and parcel of rural Herefordshire. Hay-on-Wye hosts the famed Literary festival - it is the second hand book capital of the World - well worth a visit. While on holiday you simply must take advantage of the region produce and eat local! Herefordshire is famous for its produce, not least apples hut also for its Hereford cows. Famous cider brands started in the county and is still made locally. Hereford is the county town and the Wye runs through its centre. It is a lovely market town and has a glorious Cathedral, home to the famous Mappi Mundi.

If you have a car - or you hire one and want to plan some good walks, head towards Brecon Beacons and Pen Y Fan, and walk The Sugarloaf, the Blorenge and the Skirrid close to Abergavenny, a wonderful market town. For a fuller days walking, follow Offa's Dyke from Pandy to Hay.

This page lists all our available accommodation in Herefordshire – holiday cottages are a great alternative to hotels, giving a realistic experience of life in the region. Complete with the latest modern conveniences, they’re perfect for families, couples and groups looking to get the most out of a trip to Herefordshire.