LOCATION

Courtyard Cottages

Woolhope

Herefordshire

HR1 4RQ
Tel: 07899 289961
Email: cour[email protected]

Courtyard Cottages are approx 7 miles from the town of Ledbury with its supermarkets, restaurants, pubs, shops and museums.  They are approx 3.5 miles from Much Marcle where many guests attend weddings at St Bartholomew’s Church, Hellens or Homme House.  


The nearest motorway junction is Junction 2 of the M50, just a few miles from Ledbury. For dining in the evening, the Butcher's Arms and Crown Inn at Woolhope serves excellent food. There are also excellent pubs in Much Marcle – The Walwyn Arms and the Royal Oak. Further afield you will find a wide choice of restaurants and pubs in and around Ledbury. We are four miles from Fownhope which also has a good selection of pubs, including the Green Man, the Fownhope Leisure Centre and the New Inn. Also in Fownhope, you will find a well stocked village shop, selling all of life’s essentials.

We are surrounded by miles of glorious walks and can provide maps. We are just a short drive from the Malvern Hills.


If you enjoy riding we are approx 2 miles from the Putley Riding School.


You can go canoeing on the River Wye at Lucksall just outside Fownhope.

You can hire pedal bikes and enjoy a day in the Forest of Dean.


We are approx 4 miles from the historic Hellen’s Manor in Much Marcle, which is open from Easter to the end of September.


We are approx 8 miles from the centre of Hereford with its shops, bars and beautiful cathedral.


At Symonds Yat you can enjoy miles of walking and take in the view from Yat Rock.


Or you can take the Kingfisher rivercruise and then enjoy lunch or tea in one of the cafes or restaurants.


Just a 40-minute drive away is the magical woodland and activities of Puzzlewood.


The market towns of Ledbury and Ross on Wye are both within easy driving distance, where you will find a selection of shops and many places to enjoy lunch or afternoon tea.



WALKS


Woolhope Circular Walk - 6.5 miles


Woolhope Dome

Walk 1 - Marcle Ridge Loop Walk - 7 miles
Walk 2 - Backbury Hill Loop Walk 4.5 miles
Walk 3 - Putley Orchards Loops Walk - 4 miles


Mordiford

Walk 1 - Mordiford circular walk - 4 miles


Fownhope

Walk 1 - A circular walk from Fownhope to Haugh Woods - 5.5 miles
Walk 2 - Cherry Hill and Tom Spring Memorial Walk - 4.5 miles
Walk 3 - Fownhope to Mordiford via Even Pits - 5.5 miles
Walk 4 - Monument Hill/Cherry Hill - 3 miles
Walk 5 - Mancells Ferry, Brinkley HIl, returning via Caple Camp, Paget's Wood and Common Hill - 8 miles