A photo of a crocodile at Cannop


Before or during your visit you may find the followings links useful:

WVFDTA-logoThe Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism Association.

Dean Forest Railway
Dean Forest Railway

Dean Forest Railway

Speech House Hotel

Speech House Hotel

An established hotel and the home of the Verderers Court located in the centre of the Forest of Dean. Many improvements made in 2009 including the new Orangery.


Explore the interesting walks through ancient scowles. See yew, fern and moss in this compact interesting woodland. Also an indoor maze, plus some unusual animals to see.

Bathurst Pool

Bathurst open air swimming pool, Lydney. The pool is run by volunteers and offers a good value for money day out.

The following are members of The Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism Association:

Accommodation – Camping and Caravanning

Edale House in Parkend – walker-friendly accommodation.

Greenway Farm

Wellingtonia Camping at Elton Farm, near Westbury-upon-Severn and Newnham

Accomodation – Conference Centre

Caer Llan Conference Centre

Accommodation – Guest House

Orles Barn

Forest House Hotel Coleford

Lea House

Trecilla Farm

Portland House Whitchurch

Wharton Lodge Cottages near Ross on Wye

The Old Farmhouse

New House Farm Aston Ingham

Granton House Guest Accommodation Goodrich

Accomodation – Hotel

The Speech House

Wilton Court Hotel

Bells Hotel

Dean Valley Manor

Tudor Farmhouse Hotel

Accommodation – Self catering

Group Accommodation at Holly Tree House sleeps 8-22 people – special offers available.

Foxes Reach

Capel Pentwyn

Little Barn

Oatfield Cottages



Robins Barn

The Old Pump House


Priory Cottages

Wye Valley View


Elton Carp Lakes lakeside fishing.

Elton Giant Mazes and the Activities Maze

DBC Leisure

Forestry Commission

Forest Combat Paintball

Mariana Art an art gallery in the village of St Briavels

Redhill Extreme mountain biking and mountainboarding.


Dean Forest Railway

Old Station Tintern

Perrygrove Railway


Business Services

Local produce/Shopping

Eating Out