Herefordshire is situated in the West Midlands region of England and boarders on to Wales. It is one of the England’s most rural and sparsely populated counties. The area consists of unspoilt countryside that is dotted with picturesque villages and historic market towns. Cottage Short Breaks in Herefordshire are a great way to spend time in this wonderful area and provide a fantastic base from which to explore this beautiful county.
Cottages can be hired for a long weekend and they can sleep between two and eight people. They are situated in rural locations and in villages and towns. You can really get away from it all in a remote country cottage or stay near a town and enjoy the quaint shops and pubs. The cottages are tastefully decorated and furnished to very high standards. Though rustic in outward appearance, the cottages have the modern conveniences to make this a comfortable and luxurious holiday. Cottage Short Breaks in Herefordshire are all about having a good time and enjoying yourself.
Herefordshire is a county steeped in history and there is much evidence of this as you explore the region. Arthur’s Stone is a Neolithic burial chamber made of great stone slabs and legend has it that King Arthur killed a giant here. Goodrich Castle, featuring a Neolithic burial ground and majestic castle keeps has a dominant position over the River Wye. It stands above a rocky outcrop and provides fantastic views along the River Wye.
You can also stop off at the castle café and enjoy a splendid lunch. The rolling terrain and river valleys make Herefordshire a fantastic destination for lovers of the outdoors. You can go walking, cycling and horse riding as well as white water rafting and hang gliding. If this all sounds a bit to hectic then a visit to Hereford for some retail therapy and a visit to a top class restaurant might be more to your taste.
Cottage Short Breaks in Herefordshire give you the freedom to explore this diverse and fascinating county. A few days away in Herefordshire will help you relax and unwind. Recharge your batteries with a short break in a lovely cottage, surrounded by stunning countryside.