Saddlers

saddlers cottage

Accommodates 5 Guests & 2 Infants

A spacious 2 storey cottage facing the central courtyard, with recently tiled living area. Centrally heated and double glazed throughout and fully equipped for 5 people. Leather 3 piece suite, dining table with five chairs, TV, Freeview and DVD players; selection of books and games. Bath sheets, hand towels and bed linen are provided in all our holiday accommodation, and the beds will be made up ready for your arrival.

  • A spacious 2 storey cottage facing the central courtyard, with recently tiled living area. Centrally heated and double glazed throughout and fully equipped for 5 people. Leather 3 piece suite, dining table with five chairs, TV, Freeview and DVD players; selection of books and games.
    Bath sheets, hand towels and bed linen are provided in all our holiday accommodation, and the beds will be made up ready for your arrival. The washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer are located in the Laundry Room (no charge).

    Free WiFi internet access

    Holiday accommodation comprises:
    Ground Floor: Entrance hall with stairs to first floor.
    Open plan lounge/dining /kitchen area with leather 3 piece suite, full size electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer.
    Bathroom with shower over bath.
    First Floor: Double bedroom with double bed, dressing table, bedside cabinets, fitted wardrobe;
    Triple bedroom with a set of full size bunk beds and a full size single bed, dressing table, bedside cabinet, fitted wardrobe.

    Dogs are welcome in this cottage.

    For more information about Access, and bringing your Pet or your Bicycle to Deanwood Holiday Cottages, Forest of Dean, please refer to the ‘Information & Help’ page above.

  • Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 14 – 18 August 2017. ‘2nd time now, just as great as the first. Lovely setting. Will be back.’ Etherington family, Emsworth, Hants.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 5 – 12 August 2017. ‘Had a lovely week. Kids loved playing in the paddock and play area with their friends. Cottage was lovely, everything we wanted from our stay. Thank you.’ The Leach family, Stroud, Gloucestershire.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation 29 July – 5 August 2017. ‘This is our 6th time to the Forest of Dean and this is the nicest place we have stayed. Great location, so peaceful and beautifully clean. Wonderful stay. We will return.’ The Hughes family, Deal, Kent.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation 10 – 17 April 2017. ‘Excellent as ever. Will be back.’ Matt, Em & kids, Lancaster.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation.3 – 6 April 2017. ‘Lovely cottage and beautiful surroundings! Thank you 🙂
    Dymond family, Exeter

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation.16 – 19 February 2017. ‘Very impressed! Lovely warm cottage, had everything we needed. We didn’t feel the need to travel anywhere else – spent hours exploring the Forest! Will def return! 🙂 ‘ The Frys, Cheltenham.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 23 – 15 February 2018. ‘We have really enjoyed our stay. The cottage is lovely and well equipped. Great location as well. Thank you! Would definately visit again!’ Elena and family, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 9 – 12 February 2017. ‘Thank you for a lovely stay! We enjoyed our trip on the Steam Train and Autumn’s first play in the snow!’ Sheila, Dave, Matt, Natalie and Autumn (16 months) from Bristol.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 30 December 2016 – 3 January 2017. ‘Lovely place to stay,good quality accommodation, great location. Cheers!’ Jon Gray, Caerphilly, S. Wales

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 23 – 30 December 2016. ‘We had a lovely week with really good (dry) weather! Did lots of walks and cycle rides. Children loved playing football in the Paddock.  Excellent cottage – only thing is that hot water is scalding and smoke alarm goes off every time you cook! Thank you.’ Finch family, Kent. ‘We stayed for Christmas – Lovely.’ Naomi.  NOte from Elaine ‘Glad you had a lovely stay. We have turned the temperature of the water down a little.’

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 21 – 24 October 2016. ‘Perfect location, spotless cottage, well equipped. Enjoyed walks and boat ride Symonds Yat, Lydney dock. Plan cave visit after checkout. Thank you so much. Would definately recommend! P.S. Appreciated Wifi.’ McCulloch Family, Witney, Oxon, & dog.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 12 – 16 September 2016. ‘Well equipped cottage, lovely walks in surrounding forests & lakes. Great for dogs!’ Peter & Teresa & Jake.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 5 – 9 September 2016.’ We came on holiday with an autistic gentleman who had not been on holiday for a number of years, due to difficulty in finding a suitable place. What an amazing find. The gentleman made himself immediately at home in the cottage and surrounding area and was more relaxed than we had seen him in a long time.’ from Worcester.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 22 – 26 August 2016. ‘Lovely cottage, had a great visit. Very stress free with lots to do, would definately come again.’ Etherington family, Emsworth.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 12 – 19 August 2016. ‘Lovely cottage, beautiful surroundings, couldn’t believe how close everything is, not needed to travel far. We enjoyed amazing walks at Symonds Yat and Mallards Pike and doing a beautiful cycle ride through parts of Parkend. Hired bikes from Dean Forest Cycles. Love the area, so peaceful. Thanks 🙂 ‘ Smith family, Poole, Dorset.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 30 July – 6 August 2016. ‘Symonds Yat nice, Taurus Crafts great. DO NOT TRY DICK WHITTINGTON FARM PARK – AWFUL!!’ Lancaster family & dog, Sheffield.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 11 – 15 July 2016. ‘Thoughfully designed accommodation. Really clean & tidy everywhere. Great for dogs. John gave us an insight to the history of the place and gave great information on where to go. Thanks.’ Eldred, Bucks, & 2 labs Annie & Lizzie.

     Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 24-29 March 2016. ‘Nice Accomodation, clean house. Dog friendly for a friendly dog! Very comfy beds, very warm, lots of cupboard space. Thank you for letting us stay x "Ella Keogh, aged 11, Shillington, Bedfordshire

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 24-29 March 2016. ‘Grand accomodation and has everything we need. Very dog friendly and a great loaction in a forest. Thank you for letting us use it. "Hollie, age 11, Shillington, Bedforshire

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 9 – 14 September 2015. ‘Because of a wedding of our son in Huntley, we were looking for a nice place in the neighbourhood.  beautiful accommodation, beautiful surroundings and if the opportunity is there, we will certainly come back. We used Foxes, Badgers & Saddlers Cottages.’ Family Johannes from Sellingen Groningen, The Netherlands.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 15 – 20 August 2015. ‘Thank you so much for a lovely stay.’ The Bennet family, Glasgow.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation.8 – 15 August 2015. ‘2nd time staying. Lovely cottages, fully equipped. Lovely area. Plenty of pubs to chhose from. Recommend visiting Redbrook, Tintern & Devil’s Pulpit. Thank you xx’ The Easton family & puppy Chase, Kent.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 21-28 July 2015 " Excellent!! I cannot add to my comments below. Perfect base for a family holiday. Thanks Elaine!" The Morris’s, Near Mogdeburg, Germany"

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 1 – 4 May 2015 ‘5 cottages booked, 21 extended family, 2 – 89 years. Perfect base and especially great fun for the children. Many thanks!’ The Longs’ long weekend.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages 27 – 31 December 2014. ‘Thank you for a lovely time.’ Sewards family. 

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 16 – 21 August 2014. ‘Lovely cottage on a great site – near to local ammenities too which is a bonus! Brilliant paddock for the dog to play in. The most favourite activity nearby – Go Ape!. Overall, very clean cottage. Thank you.’ Anna (aged 14 years), the Briars family & Archie the dog.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 12th – 14th August 2014, "Lovely couple of days. Very relaxing. Accomodation is super – clean and well equipped. Very well presented. Very Pet friendly and great access into the forest. Thank you, will return" The Flannagans & Charlie the Dog, Uttoxeter, Staffs

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 4 – 12 August 2014. ‘A very nice cottage and excellently furnished. Well worth a visit. Very tidy and well organised area. Just went once for a walk in the forest at dusk. A wild boar stood in our way for a while, stared at us for quite some time before trotting into the undergrowth – for this we were extremely grateful!’ The Morris’s, nr Magdeburg, Germany.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 27 – 29 June 2014. ‘Came for a surprise Birthday weekend away. A lovely place to come, relax and unwind as well as have some good family time. Lovely area, well equipped kitchen. Beware of the toaster, it sets off the smoke alarm! The timer on the oven is more difficult to use than it looks. Thank you. 🙂 ‘ The Dormans, 5 adults.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 18 – 21 April 2014. ‘Thank you for a wonderful few days, just the right place to de-stree! The cottage and facilities are just wonderful. Will come again! x ‘ The Brown’s.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 14 – 18 April 2014. ‘We have had a lovely few days in the Forest of Dean.The cottage was just right for us and the facilities on offer and play opportunities for our children were great. Thank you. :)’ The Hickman family, Andover.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 14 – 17 February 2014. ‘This is our second time here, another pleasant stay. The cottage is comfortable and surrounding area is lovely.’ The Zaremba family.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 14 – 17 November 2013. ‘This is a lovely place, we enjoyed ourselves.’ The Folamies & Akinoluko families who were here for their Chapel of Faith reunion.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation,25 – 28 October 2013. ‘An amazing weekend in such a lovely warm cottage!! Very clean & comfortable which made for a very enjoyable stay! The cottage was very homely & baby Zayd really enjoyed crawling on the fluffy carpet! Thank you very much for your hospitality 🙂 would definitely recommend & come again! 🙂 ‘ Nusrat, Iram, Fariyah, Hammad, Shaaista & Baby Zayd, Cambridgeshire.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, 4 – 11 October 2013. ‘Great space for family and also pet dog as we all enjoyed closeness of access to forest. Young children loved park and play space. Beds comfortable and generally space for us all in cottage. Will try to come back.’ Wendy & family

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, 20 – 27 September 2013. ‘Nice location, Good cottage. Thank you.’ Sally, Trevor & Lisa

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation,16 – 20 September 2013. ‘Lovely cottage in a beautiful location. Very peaceful. Very comfortable and well equipped. Thank you very much.’ Richard & Kath, Burton on Trent.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, ‘Lovely little cottage. Lovely area, perfect location for all attractions within the area. The 3 boys loved the freedom of the outside area!! Would definitely recommend and come again. Thank you.’ Family from Orpington, Kent

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, 17 – 24 August 2013. ‘Lovely comfy cottage with everything you could possibly need. Dogs loved the Forest and we had some lovely walks in a beautiful location.’ Irene , Roy & Isabella & greyhounds, Essex

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, July 2013 ‘ Awesome place, so relaxing. Would definitely come again. Thanks so much.’ Luella, New Zealand

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, 13 – 20 April 2013. ‘First time in this area and we have enjoyed it very much. Cottage very comfortable & well appointed. Thank yo for everything.’ Pam & Ian, Sheffield

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation, 2 – 5 April 2013. ‘We had a good stay. Very warm and comfortable. The cottage is exceptionally well equipped. For us the play area was a boon and we also spent considerable time in the Forest through the gate. It was great not to be entirely dependant on the car and the enlarged, laminated map you supplied was well used though we had our own OS map as well. We hope to come again next year.’ Lyn, Malcolm and grandchildren.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. ‘Lovely cottage, lovely countryside. Fire alarm too sensitive – toast sets it off with no smoke! Emergency torches barely work. All lovely apart from that. Had a nice relaxing stay.’ B, C, Z & H, Wales & England.
    Note from Elaine – thanks for letting us know about the torches. Have changed the batteries & fine now. Smoke alarms are sensitive – but safer that way if there should ever be a real fire.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 24 – 29 December 2012. ‘Very cosy accommodation made extra so by festive tree – thank you. Lovely area, shame about the rain! But great walks even so.’ Mackenzie family.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, Self catering Holiday Accommodation. 29 October – 2 November 2012. ‘Accomodation great. Very clean with everything you need. Ideal for a break. Kodi (Golder Retreiver) loved her walks in the woods (1 min away). Placed a camera trap out in the woods, caught deer, badger, rabbits on it. Thanks Elaine & John, we will be back.’ Marie, Adrian & Kodi, Berkshire.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 13 – 20 October 2012. ‘Accommodation & facilities excellent. Ideal for a relaxing break. Best for food – Rising Sun at Moseley Green.’ W, G, J & B, Stoke on Trent.

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 28 September – 1 October 2012. ‘Nice & comfortable, lovely walks, lots to do. Dogs loved the woods – saw deer, badger, raven …. Look forward to coming again. Creeky stairs didn’t cause a problem.’ S,T,A & R, & Huskies, Oxfordshire & Devon.
    NOTE Stairs have now been fixed, only a minor squeek audible now, and fire alarm has been replaced. Elaine

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 15 – 22 September 2012. ‘Lovely clean, well equipped accommodation. Nice, quiet location. Miners Arms best for meals – great value & friendly staff. Post Office up road well stocked for basics. Beware toaster – it sets off the fire alarm.Squeeky stairs noisy in dead of night!’ C,F,S & J with Paddy & Sadie the dogs.
    Comment – Thanks for your feedback.  Some of the cottage stairs are squeeky, so when we get a gap in bookings we are going through them one by one. We are also replacing the fire alarms – obviously they need to be sensitive, but I think they are hyperactive!! Elaine

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 27 Aug – 1 Sept 2012. ‘ We had a lovely stay, a beautiful location. Ideal for family with children and dogs. Kids fave was Puzzlewood, dogs fave was forest which is 1 minute away. Thanks!’ K,T,L,& C, Liverpool

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 18 – 24 August 2012. ‘Our family has really enjoyed our stay. The cottage and all the facilities were excellent. We particularly enjoyed cycling at Pedalabikeaway, horse riding and canoeing from Monmouth.’ Z & D & family. Barry Island.
     

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 5 – 11 August 2012. ‘Lovely week. Great accommodation. Friendly, helpful staff.’  H & K, West of Scotland
     

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 5 – 11 August 2012. ‘Lovely week. Great accommodation. Friendly, helpful staff.’  H & K, West of Scotland

    Saddlers Cottage, Forest of Dean Holiday Cottages, 28 July – 4 Aug 2012. ‘Accommodation clean & quiet. We recommend Sculpture Trail, Puzzlewood and Gloucester Quays shopping.’ Family P from London.

    Saddlers Cottage, Deanwood Holiday Cottages 16 – 23 June 2012 ‘Very pleasant & quiet relaxing break. Nice comfortable Cottage & the dogs loved the easy access to the forest & the walks, although not so keen on the hosing down to remove the mud!’ S & L, Eastbourne

    Saddlers Cottage, Deanwood Holiday Cottages, Forerst of Dean 16 – 20 April 2012 ‘We have had a lovely relaxing week. Nice just to be able to walk out of the door and go for a walk around the forest. Also went for a bike ride from here, which was nice, instead of having to drive somewhere first. We saw some deer in the forest!. Thank you.’ I & S, Wolverhampton.

    Saddlers Cottage, Deanwood Holiday Cottages, Forest of Dean 7 – 14 April 2012 ‘Comfortable accommodation – nice and warm. Enjoyed SS Great Britain at Bristol, Gloucester Waterways Museum, Sculpture Trail and Puzzlewood. Dad enjoyed the caves!’ G,L & N, Kent.

    Saddlers Cottage, Deanwood Holiday Cottages, Forest of Dean 17 – 23 March 2012 ‘Had a lovely quiet week. Accommodation very good. Sophie & Sasha (the dogs) enjoyed the wals in the wood. Thank you John & Elaine, Best wishes for the future.’ I & D, Buckinghamshire.

    Saddlers Cottage, Deanwood Holiday Cottages, Forest of Dean 17 – 20 Feb 2012 ‘Beautiful bolt hole for a weekend break. Lovely and quiet apart from the staircase!. Very pet friendly! We liked the additional touches, poop scoop etc. We will defo be back at some point this year. Thank you John & Elaine!’ D & J, E & M. Doncaster.