If you are planning a romantic get-a-way, look no further than the stunning Wye Valley and ancient Forest of Dean. A little discovered area, nestled within easy reach of the M4 and M5. It has everything to offer a couple looking to make memories together. The perfect escape, whether you feel adventurous, want to chill out, celebrate an anniversary, taste the local specialities, cosy up, learn a new skill together or even pop the question?Romatic stay Wye Valley

We’ve compiled a list of our favourite destinations and activities here, based on our guest feedback – to make life easier for you! All the tips you need for the perfect stay

  1. For a special romantic meal, we would highly recommend the award winning Tudor Farmhouse with cosy corners and stylish decor or try one of only 5 Michelin starred restaurants in Wales at nearby at The Whitebrook 
  2. For the ultimate relaxation try a float experience
  3. Hire a private chef and eat in style or pop along to the Cookery School for a foodie experience
  4. Choose handmade chocolates, from an artisan maker based in Taurus Crafts: The Chocolate Bar
  5. Gin tasting and distillery tour:  Wye Valley Gin
  6. Why not make a silver ring or token together with WyeMade
  7. Artisan wine merchant Tom Innes at Fingle Rock makes excellent recommendations, to suit a range of budgets (call ahead before going to the shop)
  8. Stay in a stunning Lotus Belle tent, set in a 13 acre farm and flower farm with views across the countryside and a proper bedstead  Hope Farm Retreats 
  9. Wye Valley Flowers offers PYO bouquet and cream tea events through the year. You can also order flowers from this artisan grower and floral studio info@wyevalleyflowers.com

Don’t forget to book ahead or check opening times before your travel! Have a lovely stay Jo x