Forest Cottage

Ref: 874
near Presteigne, Knighton & Offa's Dyke (View Location on a map)
6 Guests
3 Bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Accepts 2 Dogs
£493 7 Night Breaks From
£11.74 Average Per Person Per Night
Handpicked Highlights

Forest Cottage was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Forest Cottage too!

  • South facing, Welsh Borders country cottage
  • Peacefully situated on a hillside in 18 acres of meadow land
  • Private location
  • Excellent for birdwatching
  • Just 3 miles from Offa's Dyke
  • Wonderful area for walking and cycling

Excellent Quality
Rated 4/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Dog Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Private Parking
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Family Friendly
  • Detached Property

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About Forest Cottage

Welsh Borders country cottage with WiFi, VERY PRIVATE, Radnor Forest, Wales - pet welcome

  • This secluded holiday cottage with WiFi has magnificent south facing views of the beautiful unspoilt Welsh Marches border country and Radnor Forest. Just 3 miles from Offa's Dyke and on its own at the top of a track, it is excellent for bird watching and teeming with wildlife. Dog welcome.
  • Agreeably furnished with full heating and log effect fire for comfortable cosy evenings and patio doors opening onto a pretty garden with magnificent views for sunny days. An ideal 'get away from it all' any time of the year.
  • Peacefully situated on a hillside in 18 acres of meadow land, this is a comfortable home in which to relax and unwind or a base from which to explore the surrounding tranquil countryside - a wonderful walking and cycling area dotted with timeless small market towns. Dog welcome

Layout & Further Information

3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 6. 1 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Bedroom with Bunk beds.

Shower Room with walk in shower, toilet and washbasin.

Kitchen fully fitted with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer.

Lounge/Dining Room comfortable sofas, electric log effect fire, wide screen TV/DVD, video, CD/radio. Dining suite seating 6. Wonderful views from the patio doors.

Utility Room with washing machine.

Grounds enclosed garden with steps, patio and garden furniture.

Additional Information

Short breaks - Winter

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes, ample

Fuel - Electric storage heaters inclusive May to September. Outside these datesŁ20 p/w

Dogs - 2 welcome free. Please take care when animals roaming in the meadow

Travel cot - No

Highchair - No

Bed linen - Included as standard

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4/5

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Guestbook Comments

If you've ever visited a holiday cottage before, you most likely have seen a guestbook in the property for guests to leave a review for others when they arrive. Each of the following comments was lovingly left by people just like you in the guestbook left at Forest Cottage.

Rosemary & Howard Joint, Mark, Somerset
22nd April 2017

Even beyond expectation. Scenic beauty, wonderful birdsong, and tremendous tranquility. The perfect rest and relaxation following a traumatic year. Many thanks Peter and Margaret for allowing us to share in this fabulous cottage and your hospitality. We sincerely trust an opportunity to return will present itself in the not too distant future.

Mark & Kay Driver Barmouth, Gwynwdd
15th April 2017

A wonderful retreat just what we needed! The photos on web site are nothing like the real thing. Views and quiet, comfortable, will be back again for longer next time.

About the Area

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Presteigne, Knighton & Offas Dyke Path

  • Presteigne (one of the top ten places to live in Britain according to Country Life magazine) is a short drive away and has lots of good restaurants, shops and a leisure centre.

Judges Lodgings, Presteigne

  • Do visit the award winning Judges Lodgings' which featured in the BBC 2 acclaimed series History of Britain by Simon Schama. Explore the upstairs, downstairs life of the Victorian judges, their servants and delinquent guests.

The Hat Shop Restaurant, Presteigne

  • Enjoy a meal at this small friendly restaurant serving home made food at affordable prices.

Norton Manor's Milano's Restaurant

  • An exciting range of British and Italian cuisine is served in the restaurant of this Victorian manor house - cooked by Italian chef Enso who has cooked for Pavarotti, Bobby Robson, Jasper Carrot and David Neilson.

Offa's Dyke Centre, Knighton Dog welcome

  • Knighton (the town on the Dyke) is steeped in history and the Offa's Dyke Centre is well worth a visit before setting off along the footpath.

The Spaceguard Centre and Observatory, Knighton

  • Regular tours are run to explain the wonders of the universe and the role of the Spaceguard Centre in a fun and understandable way. You will be shown the facilities including the planetarium and cover topics such as the origin of the Solar System, planet formation, the hazard posed by near Earth objects and the action that can be taken to neutralise this threat. The tour will be conducted by NEO expert Jay Tate

Ludlow Castle near Welsh Marches holiday cottage

  • Ludlow (capital of the Welsh Marches) is home to the famous Michelin Star restaurant 'The Merchant House'. There is a market (3 days a week), interesting shops to browse in and panoramic views from the battlements of the ruined 900 year old castle across the River Teme to the hills beyond; all within an easy drive of this solitary Welsh Marches cottage.

Red Kites, Walking & Cycling

  • Wild Red Kites are fed at Gigrin Farm (22 m) near Rhayader every day of the year - watch dazzling displays of aerial piracy as they compete with buzzards and ravens for the tastiest morsels! With 5 large hides this is possibly the best place to see and photograph Red Kites in the whole of Europe and in this part of Wales there is the greatest density and diversity of birds of prey in southern Britain.
  • Enjoy wonderful walks, cycling and days out when holidaying in this peaceful solitary holiday cottage in Radnor Forest.

Small Breeds Farm Park & Owl Centre, Kingswood

  • The Small Breeds Farm Park and Owl Centre at Kingswood, Kington make a wonderful day out. Friendly animals crave attention. There are miniature horses and donkeys. Waterfowl, ducks, geese and swans can be viewed from a raised board walk and the owls are in an intimate garden setting.

Croft Castle and Parkland (NT)

  • Yarpole near Leominster make a wonderful family day out. The historic castle has a comfortable and decorative interior. There is a fine walled garden and vineyards. The grounds are ideal for walking and bird watching.

East Radnor Leisure Centre

  • Enjoy a revitalising swim and sauna at East Radnor Leisure Centre in Presteigne.
  • It is possible to walk selected parts of the scenic Wye Valley Walk. Try joining at Brockweir between Chepstow and Llandogo. Look out for birds and other wildlife.

Enjoy a fulfilling staycation in this delightfully secluded Welsh borders cottage in the country

Eat & Drink

See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Forest Cottage.

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Norton Manor's Milano's Restaurant
( 4.4 miles away )

An exciting range of British and Italian cuisine

Tower House Gallery Caf
( 5.5 miles away )

The cafe specialises in quality teas and coffees also home made soup, bread & cakes

Knighton Farmers Market
( 5.6 miles away )

A great opportunity to buy excellent local produce. 2nd & 4th Sat, 9am-2pm, Community Centre

Knighton Farmer's Market
( 5.6 miles away )

Knighton has a flourishing market selling food, crafts, cheese, olives, meat, bread, and vegetables. There is music and refreshments and live food cooking.

The Hat Shop Restaurant
( 5.6 miles away )

A small friendly restaurant serving home made food at affordable prices

Royal Oak Inn
( 6.7 miles away )

The Royal Oak is directly on the Offa's Dyke foot path.

Llandrindod Wells Farmers Market
( 10.6 miles away )

A great opportunity to buy excellent local produce. Last Thurs each month, 9am-2pm, Middleton St

The New Inn
( 10.9 miles away )

A little country pub serving freshly prepared home cooked meals. Cask ales, garden & open fire.

The Sun Inn
( 12.6 miles away )

Lunch & dinner Wed - Sat 1st Oct - Mar 31st : Lunch & dinner Tues - Sat 1st Apr - Sept 30th : Sunday lunch all year round

The Roast Ox Inn
( 12.7 miles away )

A fascinating pub full of character and historic features popular with locals and visitors alike. Well behaved dogs are welcome in the bar. The Roast Ox has 10 ciders and perriers always on tap, a restaurant, a large garden and plenty of parking space. The pub hosts many entertaining events throughout the year. See the website for details.

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