Birchwood Cottage

We now have the opportunity to offer you this fabulous cottage just 10mins from Chepstow and 35mins from Bristol.

Nestled in the breath taking countryside of the Forest of Dean, Birchwood Cottage offers 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 18 people and 4 bathrooms. This fabulous cottage is situated in a perfect location for your stay, with Aylburton village just a mile walk, the historic town of Monmouth just 20mins and the bustling Castle town of Chepstow just 10mins away. The Forest of Dean offers plenty to do, whether you want to walk in the stunning woodlands just behind the cottage, cycle on one of the many maintained cycle paths, canoe on the River Wye, Zip Slide at Go Ape there is something for everyone.

The cottage offers a very lovely hand built country kitchen with large range cooker and breakfast bar, overlooking the back garden through a wall of windows. The lovely large lounge offers stunning views of the River Severn with two L shape sofas. The cottage has a separate dining room with hand built table seating up to 18 people ideal for entertaining and special occasions. There is also a separate pantry with large fridge, separate freezer and dishwasher.

Three of the bedrooms are upstairs and two of the bathrooms, one en-suite. Bedroom One sleeps up to four people in either a double or twin and a further bunk bed. Bedroom Two sleeps two people in twin beds or a double. Bedroom Three sleeps up to three people in a double bed and a single bed.

There are two bedrooms downstairs, Bedroom Four sleeps three people in a lovely triple bunk; double bed and single bed. Bedroom Five sleeps 6 people, four in two bunk beds and two in a double bed on the mezzanine level above this room. This room also has an en-suite bathroom. There is a further shower room to the rear of the property.

The local village of Aylburton, hosts two pubs that offer great food and atmosphere. Or the Globe in Alvington is excellent for locally sourced food and often has live music and events.

If you are looking for a night out the Castle town of Chepstow is just a 10mins drive and offers a great night out with plenty of bars & restaurants or Bristol is just 35mins away and Gloucester 45mins.

For those looking for outdoor activities, there is a Go Ape just 15mins away, a cycling centre with trails just 15mins away and also canoeing and paddle boarding on the Wye River as well as the Beechenhurst Sculpture Trail and much more.

Accommodation Prices

Accommodation only packages for up to 18 people in the cottage;

2 night weekend for £1500

3 night weekend for £1800

 Things to do nearby…


Mythos Restaurant
Welsh St Chepstow,
Wales NP16 5LL

Excellent for late night drinks and dancing until late.


Canon’s Rd Bristol,
England BS1 5UH

Excellent nightclub in Bristol just a 35mins transfer time.


The Cross Inn
High St Aylburton,
England GL15 6DE

Lovely local pub with excellent food and live music most Saturdays.


Chepstow Castle
1 Bridge Street Chepstow,
Monmouthshire NP16 5EY

Beautiful castle in the centre of Chepstow, combine this with lunch in the Bell Hanger or the Lime Tree.


Beechenhurst Lodge
B4226 England GL16 7EJ

Fantastic Forest Park offers the Sculpture Trail for walkers, picnic and BBQ areas and lovely cafe.


Cabot Circus
Bristol, England

Fantastic shops, cinema, restaurants only 35mins drive from the cottage.


Lydney, England

Only a 5 mins drive from the cottage and offers a large Tesco, GP surgery & train station.


Tesco Superstore
Station Rd Chepstow,
Wales NP16 5PB

Arts & Ents

Cribbs Causeway Patchway,
England BS10

Fantastic large shopping centre, cinema, restaurants & bars.


Monmouth, Wales NP25

Beautiful historic town just 20mins from the cottage, offers lovely shops, coffee bars & restaurants.

Go Ape

Forest of Dean
England GL16 7EJ

Fantastic Go Ape High Ropes and Segway’s only a 15mins drive from the cottage.

The Globe Inn

Clanna Rd England GL15 6BA

Great pub with great food.

Interested in staying at Birchwood Cottage?