Located in the heart of the Wye Valley, Forest View is a family-owned and run guest house offering bed and breakfast accommodation with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Its setting in one acre of beautiful gardens on the banks of the River Wye is nothing short of superb.
Forest View offers a high standard of accommodation, which is ideal for those seeking either quiet seclusion or a base for outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, climbing and canoeing. It caters for all types of visitor, from those wishing a short break to those who wish to stay longer to properly explore this beautiful part of the country.
All of the rooms have, private facilities, full central heating, tea / coffee making facilities, colour television/dvd player. Most rooms offer panoramic river views and many have King or Super King size beds - Room 4 has a French-Style four poster bed. Our . We also have our own licensed residents' bar.
The south-facing view enjoyed by the front facing bedrooms is of the famous Three Counties View: Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire.
Forest View Guesthouse lies on the site of the old railway line that ran from Monmouth to Ross, with the rail tunnel set in the foliage next to the property. We are within driving distance of Clearwell Caves, Perrygrove Tree House Trains & Treasure and Little Dean Jail. Also nearby is the famous Puzzle Wood where JRR Tolkein, a frequent visitor, was inspired to create the fabled forest of Middle Earth contained within The Hobbit & The Lord Of The Rings. Scenes for the TV programmes Merlin, Arthur and Dr Who were filmed in the surrounding area
There will be some slight changes this year with regards to evening meals.
Due to ill health, evening meals are no longer going to be served at the Forest View Guesthouse.
however as an alternative we have opened this year a restaurant pub guesthouse approximately a mile away and we offer guests staying with us a 10% discount on meals there .
WE ARE ALSO LOOKING TO OFFER THE GUESTS STAYING HERE A TRANSPORT SERVICE TO THE CROWN. AND RETURN LAST COLLECTION 11PM
BREAKFASTS SERVED AS USUAL
Special rates for car clubs ,bike clubs and other officiations, also generous discounts for mini bus parties max booking 20 guests please call us to arrange discounts and details
Forest View Guest House, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
- Bed and breakfast accommodation on the banks of the River Wye.
- Total of ten bedrooms, all with en-suite bath or shower room.
- Licensed residents' bar.
- Free Wi-Fi available in public rooms.
- Beautiful gardens with lawns, shrubs and ornamental fishponds.
- Conveniently located for Cheltenham, Chepstow, Gloucester, Hereford, Monmouth and Ross-on-Wye.
- Excellent road links to Cardiff and South Wales.
- Private parking.
- Pubs and restaurants within easy walking distance
- regretfully we do not accomadate children or pets
- We do not recommend our accommadation for guests with limited mobility or wheelchair users
- Any alcholic beverages not purchased through the house bar will be subject to a corkage charge of 20%
- PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE SET IN A RURAL AREA IN THE SHADOW OF THE YAT ROCK AND WE CANNOT GUARANTEE MOBILE RECEPTION
For New Year's Eve bookings, see News & Offers