Get away to Penallt in Monmouthshire for a rural retreat break or farm-stay holiday. With plenty of rustic charm, Penallt is set high up on a hill close to the River Wye in Wales/England border country. All around is gorgeous greenery and the scenery of the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). For those who enjoy outdoor activities and unspoilt idyllic surroundings, a self-catering break in Penallt could be an excellent choice.
About Penallt for Cottage Holidays
Penallt is a small charming village with an award winning pub.
Recommended Things to See and Do on a Cottage Holiday in Penallt
Whether you enjoy walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing or wildlife watching, the Wye Valley is a stunningly beautiful area to discover and this impressive landscape is found all around Penallt. This area is rewarding for keen photographers too who should find plenty of inspiration in this part of Wales.
For more time in the great outdoors and in a National Park, head to the Brecon Beacons National Park just half an hour’s drive. This is a favourite area for keen walkers and hikers.
This area just keeps on giving when it comes to lush countryside and scenic landscapes as the Forest of Dean is just half an hour’s drive from Penallt. In this forest you can enjoy the usual outdoor activities, as well as options such as forest Segway rides or for the truly adventurous Go Ape.
For days out in charming towns, the lovely market town of Ross on Wye is just 16 miles away whereas Hereford with its black-and-white buildings and choice of shops and restaurants is 27 miles away.
When it comes to family attractions, this area has plenty to offer. Places to visit include the Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo, Puzzlewood and/or the aMazing Hedge Puzzle. For those who love trains, a ride on the Dean Forest Railway or Perrygrove Railway may be in order.
Whether you opt to rent a family cottage or are need to find a romantic retreat, we hope you find the perfect place to stay in or near Penallt and the Wye Valley on Country Cottages Online.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Penallt, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Monmouthshire.