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Highlands Cottage, tucked in an apple orchard

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Whitebrook, Monmouthshire, Southern Wales, Wales
Highlands Cottage is tucked away in an apple orchard with fantastic views across the hills of the Wye Valley. You can sit outside on the South facing patio and soak in the fresh air and peaceful countryside. Highlands Cottage is a detached, stone built converted stable with lots of rural charm. It is tastefully converted with a double bedroom, sitting and dining room, fully equipped kitchen and walk in wet room. Free wifi. There is parking for two cars beside the cottage. From the door you can enjoy numerous forest and riverside walks and it is a short drive to the lovely town of Monmouth, numerous local attractions, golf courses, canoe hire and the Forest of Dean.
We are surrounded by woodland and a short walk to the River Wye. The cottage sits in our apple orchard, and on our 2 acre small holding, which guests are free to enjoy; there...
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Listing #HL7082287
About the Owner
Louise C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2015
Interaction with guests
We are available if you need us, but leave you plenty of privacy. Our house is on the same plot so we are on hand if you have any questions. The cottage is set well away from our house so you feel very private and have plenty of your own space.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing break away from it all! I was met with the warmest welcome both from my host and from the cleanest cosiest cottage ever! I had gorgeous fresh apple juice from the orchard and a warm wholemeal cob loaf waiting for me along with...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Extremely comfortable and well equipped cottage with beautiful views over an apple orchard and across a wooded valley. Louise and Rob are fantastic hosts- the fresh bread and homemade jam and apple juice are wonderful. We loved following local walking trails from the doorstep, the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Date of stay: September 2018
LightPacker634792, VR Owner at Highlands Cottage, tucked in an apple orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018


  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We have free range poultry so if you are bringing a dog it will need to be good around livestock.
We welcome dogs and have a £25 dog surcharge.
The cottage is no-smoking.
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Bunk
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 764 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: R 441 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
We are 15 minutes from from the charming market town of Monmouth, with lovely independent shops and restaurants. There is a village shop at half an hour's beautiful walk through the woods. We are surrounded by miles and miles of wonderful walking country. Host Louise is a keen walker and can advise on numerous walks, taking in forests, the River Wye, pubs and historic sites. There are numerous visitor attractions a short drive from Highlands Cottage, including: canoeing on the River Wye, graded mountain bike tracks, 6 castles, Tintern Abbey, Puzzlewood ancient forest, golf courses, Go Ape, The Forest of Dean, Dean Forest steam railway. At an hour's drive you can access Cardiff and The Brecon Beacon mountains.
Getting around
A car is pretty much essential, although we are close to a bus stop serving Monmouth and Chepstow.
Car recommended
How to get there
From Bristol area:-

Come over the old Severn Bridge M48, come off immediately after the bridge and turn right signed Chepstow. Straight over next roundabout, straight through traffic lights and straight over next roundabout signed A466 to Tintern and Monmouth (you will see entrance to Chepstow Racecourse facing you to the right) Follow the A466 for about a mile (wide road) and as approach village of St Arvans and sharp right bend, turn left on the bend up a small road (just after a pub and horse saddlery place on left). Follow this road for about 15 minutes passing through Devauden, Llanishen and Trellech. About a mile after Trellech, at a left-hand bend you’ll see a large sign showing Whitebrook and The Narth – turn right there and then straight on at a small crossroads and then next...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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