We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property

The Old Chapel

Cottage exterior
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
Cottage exterior
We are this near to the Forest Lounge taken from dining area
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Inquiry
5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
22 reviews
Cottage exterior
We are this near to the Forest
Lounge taken from dining area
Looking at lounge from kitchen area
Dining area and stairs to galleried bedroom
Looking down at lounge from galleried bedroom
Galleried bedroom from loft
Downstairs bedroom next to lounge
Bathroom
Kitchen
View from rear of chapel
View 100 yards from left of cottage (in June)
View over the Wye Valley (25 min drive)
Local bluebell woods near Blackpool Bridge
Mallards pike
Puzzlewood
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Lydney, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
The Old Chapel is situated up a small lane, right next to woodland in the Royal Forest of Dean with wonderful walks right on the doorstep. It has been sympathetically converted retaining much character and charm. There is lots of pine cladding on both walls and ceilings. Most of the accommodation is on the ground floor, with the exception of the galleried bedroom which overlooks the lounge.

The Old Chapel exudes a feeling of peace, calm and tranquility; a place where you can get in touch with your soul.
About the owner, Doreen K
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Oct 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 22 reviews and 1 property
Contact owner See more properties
Listing #HL73692 by: Holiday Lettings
Reviews from our community
 of 5 stars
5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 22 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Mico32
Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

This is such a peaceful, welcoming place - absolutely the best-equipped cottage we have ever stayed in. Doreen, the owner could not have been more helpful in our initial exchanges and The Old Chapel more than lived up to our hopes and expectations. Situated on the edge of the forest, with walks on the door step and lots of attractions... more

Bickers15
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 for a stay in April 2015
3
people found this review helpful

Just got back from a week in this beautiful cottage. Myself and my husband have stated in lots of places around the country but I have to say the old chapel so far tops them all. Situated in a very central location for exploring the forest of Dean and has every thing and more you could need. Very good living... more

Gayle F
Riverton, New Jersey, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

The cottage was just what we had hoped for. charming...would highly recommend...it is very clear that the owner loves the cottage and tries to ensure that you do too....if we were to ever visit Langley again we would not hesitate to book the chapel again more

Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    No
  • Elder Access:
    Yes
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Ask
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage has very high ceilings with lots of pine cladding and mainly original wooden floors. The lounge/diner measures approx 31' x 16' and it has high ceilings. There is a 42' flat screen TV in the lounge, plus DVD player. There are 2 bedrooms with a double bed in each; (one bedroom is on the ground floor and the other is a galleried bedroom with apexed ceiling and wooden beams). There is a fully equipped bathroom with walk-in shower enclosure, wash-hand basin, bath, toilet and bidet, plus a fully equipped kitchen and uitlity area. Outside the garden is of a small courtyard design with garden tables, chairs, sunloungers and BBQ.
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$130
£90
$725
£500
Jan 30, 2016 -
Feb 26, 2016
Default
3 nights
$125
£86
$609
£420
Feb 27, 2016 -
Mar 24, 2016
Default
3 nights
$128
£88
$674
£465
Mar 25, 2016 -
Apr 8, 2016
Default
3 nights
$138
£95
$747
£515
View all periods
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
During school summer holidays weekly bookings only.
Changeover day for peak periods: Saturday.
Short stays can be booked outside peak periods, with MINIMUM STAY of 3 nights.
Cleaning costs are included in rent.
Terms of booking: £100 deposit to secure booking. Balance in full 6 weeks before arrival.
Plus a refundable £100 security deposit required with final balance payment, refundable within 2 days of leaving the property.
We prefer payment by cheque but B2B is possible.
Hide Rates
Map
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 22.4 mi
Railway: Lydney: 3.1 mi
The Old Chapel is situated bewteen Chepstow and Gloucester off the A48. It is situated in the Royal Forest of Dean, next to the beautiful Wye Valley, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

It is easily accessible from the M4 and M5 motorways. It is just 12 miles from the old Severn Bridge, right on the border of Wales.

Bristol airport is about a one hour drive and Birmingham airport is about a 1.25 hour drive.

The Old Chapel is easily accessible by car with parking directly outside. We are 1. 25 hours from Birmingham, 2.5 hours from London, 1 hour from Bath, and 1 hour from Cheltenham, Bristol and Cardiff (all by car).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 55.9 mi.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Payment Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
from
$125
/
Night
Week
Request to Book
76 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
Send Message
this property has payment protection