Herefordshire is situated on the English and Welsh Boarders and it is one of the most beautiful and sparsely populated counties in England so there is plenty of peace and quiet to be had here. The landscape is rolling green fields and valleys, dotted with market towns and unspoilt villages. Cottage Weekend Breaks in Herefordshire are the perfect way to unwind and leave the stress of everyday living behind.
The self catering cottages in Herefordshire give you the freedom to go out and explore this glorious county and not be tied down or restricted in any way, your holiday, your way. The cottages are spacious, comfortable and tastefully decorated and furnished. You could spend the whole weekend simply relaxing in the cottage and the local surrounds, but there is so much to see and do in Herefordshire that you will want to get out and do a bit of sightseeing.
Goodrich Castle provides great fun for the whole family and a series of events held throughout the year bring medieval history to life. A visit to the bustling market towns of Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth is a must for lovers of crafts and local produce. Hereford has a magnificent cathedral that is home to the Mappa Mundi, the largest medieval map in existence and a perfect day out on your Cottage Weekend Breaks in Herefordshire.
Herefordshire is famous for its orchards and cider, so any cider lovers take note. You can leave the car behind and take the bus on the cider trail, you will visit many of the orchards and cider producers in the area and get to sample the goods. There are also many excellent quality restaurants in Herefordshire selling food made from locally sourced farms and businesses.
After a busy day out sightseeing and participating in activities you can return to the comfort of the cottage and relax in front of the television with a nice glass of cider. Or you might like to take a short evening stroll down the country lane outside your cottage accommodation as the sun sets over the horizon.
There is plenty more to do tomorrow such as a visit to Go Ape or take in the Black and White Trail. You could go for a long countryside walk or even a bike ride. But for now, sit back and enjoy the luxurious surrounds of the cottage and sip on your cider. Cottage Weekend Breaks in Herefordshire are made for relaxing and having a good time.