Self catering holiday cottages in Lydney, Gloucestershire, England

Find a country cottage for a special holiday in Lydney. Lydney is a small town in Gloucestershire located just outside of the Forest of Dean. This town offers lots of attractions for tourists whilst offering the chance to explore the Forest of Dean on foot or by bicycle.

Facts about Lydney for Cottage Holidays

Shopping on the main street is very pleasant, as is seeing the pleasure craft moored in the historic harbour. All the family can go for a swim at Forest Leisure or in the Bathurst open air pool. Lydney Park Gardens and Roman Remains is a popular area destination, with beautiful displays of flowers and shrubs including azaleas and rhododendrons in the large woodland garden. Archaeological digs on the estate revealed the ruins of a Roman temple and a Norman castle. Lydney Railway Station is on a line that serves the Dean Forest Railway, where passengers can ride steam trains or diesel trains, board ‘Santa Specials’ and enjoy other special events. You can also see historic artefacts at the Dean Railway Museum whilst on your self-catering break.

If you have been to Lydney and have some local knowledge that you’d like to share with us, feel free to get in touch, we’d love to hear any hints and tips that may help other holidaymakers.

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Sleepy's Barn, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England

1 bedroom Stone-built Cottage, Cotswolds.

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
1 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
no dogs allowed

One bedroom country cottage with fantastic views, pretty gardens and outdoor hot tub, located on a hillside within the Royal Forest of Dean, perfect for romantic breaks.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £775
Next availability:
from 31 May to 05 June 20 from 07 June to 12 June 20

Harmony Cottage, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England

5 bedroom Large Country House, Cotswolds.

sleeps 1 - 9 guests
1 - 9
5 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome

Grade II listed country cottage with 5 bedrooms situated in the heart of the Forest of Dean and benefiting from a games room, a private hot tub and beautiful gardens.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1600
Next availability:
from 31 May to 05 June 20 from 07 June to 12 June 20

Whitehaven, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Forest of Dean.

sleeps 1 - 12 guests
1 - 12
6 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
5 star

Fantastic 6 bedroom large country house set in generous gardens and with countryside views, nestled in the Forest of Dean, with a heated indoor swimming pool plus two games rooms, this is a great holiday property for groups of friends or family (families will love the outdoor children's play area complete with swings, slide and trampoline) and this house sleeps up to 12 people.

Special features: free internet access, games room, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £1800

Viney Hill Country House, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England

8 bedroom Large Country House, Cotswolds.

sleeps 2 - 16 guests
2 - 16
8 bedrooms
8 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
5 star

Luxurious country house situated on the fringes of the beautiful Forest of Dean with a covered heated pool for guest’s exclusive use, a games room with pool table and table football and a trampoline and play equipment in the large enclosed garden, perfect for keeping all the family entertained.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Exclusive use of private indoor heated pool in the garden), games room.

Weekly Price from: £2200