Little Gaddesden, self-catering holiday cottages, barns, rural retreats and lodges to rent in Hertfordshire, England
For a country holiday in Hertfordshire Little Gaddesden could be just perfect. This small village is located in an exclusive part of Hertfordshire. Hidden away by Ashridge Forest, this is a beautiful part of the Chilterns that will appeal to walkers, wildlife watchers and those looking to escape from city life to the tranquillity of the countryside. What's more the fine market towns and picturesque villages in this area offer charms that are hard to surpass.
About Cottage Breaks in Little Gaddesden
There are endless opportunities to enjoy walks whilst enjoying a cottage break in this area of the Chilterns. Enjoy meandering through the leafy canopy of the National Trust protected Ashridge Forest whilst looking out for shy deer. Head over to Tring and join the Ridgeway walk which will guide you through the Chiltern Hills and more stunning woodland scenery. For more walks, the Dunstable Downs are just a short drive away where you will be rewarded with more inspirational scenery. The countryside in this part of Hertfordshire really is outstanding and it’s easy to see why the Chilterns are an area of outstanding natural beauty.
If you like to eat out as well as in whilst on a self-catering break then the nearby town of Berkhamsted offers you plenty of options and is worth a visit in any event for the shopping, pretty canal and fine historical architecture there. The Thai Cottage restaurant on the High Street comes highly recommended for its tasty cuisine and there are also many high end eating options as well as cafes available in this town. For something more local to Little Gaddesden, the Alford Arms in Frithsden is tucked away but well worth seeking out. The pretty village of Aldbury also comes highly recommended and is a lovely place to stop for a spot of lunch.
Make the most of your time in Little Gaddesden, this really is one of the best little places in Hertfordshire where you can enjoy the best of country living during your countryside holiday.
Book a Little Gaddesden cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Hertfordshire on holiday.