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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
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  • Terrible0%
  • Jul 6, 2016
    “A hidden Gem”
  • Jun 28, 2016
    “Stunning location”
Bigsweir Lower Wye Valley Road, Lydney GL15 6QQ England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

7 of us walking Offas Dyke, staying here was luxury after a good walk from Monmouth (walking North to South). The owners were extremely helpful and very professional, the rooms were great, although we had no TV signal in our room, but the owner did...More

Date of stay: June 2016
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Loved the location of this B&B right opposite the River Wye. Loved watching the birds at the feeder from our room. Enjoyed walking in the garden and woodland behind. Huge and comfortable room. Would highly recommend

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank sar493
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Very hospitable hosts and wonderful dinner and breakfast. Expected 4* luxury as quoted on the website but I think is was achieved by being licensed but this was bottled beers and only house red/white wine by the glass. Mobile phone signal wasn't available throughout our...More

Date of stay: April 2016
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Reviewed May 5, 2016

We have just returned from a 3 day break at The Florence and can only agree with the comments in previous reviews. Usually our short breaks in the UK are coastal ones but decided to take one in the countryside for a change and were...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Maggs68
Reviewed April 20, 2016

A delightful hotel with lovely view, good food. very comfortable and welcoming. The hotel has a beautiful setting overlooking the river, fields and a wooded valley. The grounds also enjoy their own bluebell wood.

Date of stay: April 2016
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Lydney > Saint Briavels
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United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Lydney > Saint Briavels
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"Ask about TV, ceiling height and availability to book meals"
May 22, 2016
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"Cottage is quiet with good views, but no Wifi"
Oct 5, 2015
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"The room on the right at the front of the cottage was lovely"
Sep 28, 2015
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"Rooms in the cottage are very quiet with river views."
Aug 18, 2015
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