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Local Area

The Forest of Dean is a reasonably compact area, so many of its attractions are within a 10-15-minute drive and some within walking distance through the forest.



If you are keen to try E-bikes, we have a discount code for guests when booking through Wye Bikes site.

Wye bikes


Keeping It Local

Deanwood is within easy walking distance to Yorkley village which has two mini supermarkets, a post office, two pubs which also serve meals and where dogs are welcome, hairdressers, Doctors’ surgery, primary school, and playing field with skateboarding park.

Lydney is 3 miles from our Forest of Dean holiday cottages. A small town supplying everything you need – three supermarkets, banks, good selection of restaurants and takeaways, leisure centre with indoor swimming pool, historic harbour, fishing lakes, golf course, outdoor lido, parks, doctors, dentist, hospital, vets, craft and garden centres, start of the Dean Valley Railway.



Lydney (3 miles/5mins) – Tesco & Lidl

Coleford (6 miles/15 mins) – Co-Op & Lidl

Cinderford (8 miles/17mins) – Tesco & Lidl

Monmouth (12 miles/30 mins) – Waitrose, Marks & Spencer (Food)

Food delivery is available  from ASDA, Tesco, Sainsbury & Ocado. Please visit their websites for details.