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Looking for the ideal setting for your next family reunion or friend’s get-together? Our collection of large houses stands out from the rest, offering complete privacy and exclusive amenities for your entire stay. Imagine having hot tubs, games rooms, BBQ areas and children’s play areas all to yourselves. No sharing, just you and your family, mates and fur babies enjoying one large space.

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Exploring the Rich Heritage of the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley

The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley boast a rich heritage that reflects centuries of history and culture. Once a royal hunting forest, the Forest of Dean has a storied past as a source of timber for ships and buildings, as well as coal, charcoal, iron ore, ochre, and limestone. Archaeological studies reveal that coal use dates back to Roman times, while the area's history stretches even further back to Mesolithic times, with remains of megalithic monuments testifying to its ancient past.

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If you're staying in one of our large holiday homes in the picturesque Wye Valley, you're in for a treat! You can have a fantastic day trip at Wythall Estate Vineyard, where they offer tours and tastings from May to September.

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Discover the Abergavenny Food Festival: A Culinary Delight

The Abergavenny Food Festival, held annually in the picturesque market town of Abergavenny in Monmouthshire is a culinary extravaganza that attracts food lovers from far and wide. Renowned for its vibrant atmosphere, diverse food offerings, and engaging activities, the festival is a must-visit for anyone passionate about food and drink. Lets find out what makes the Abergavenny Food Festival a unique and memorable event.

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Exploring the Diverse Wildlife of the Forest of Dean

Nestled between the rivers Wye and Severn, the Forest of Dean is a natural haven with a huge array of fascinating wildlife. This ancient woodland, one of the few remaining royal forests in England, offers a sanctuary for a variety of species and an ideal spot for wildlife enthusiasts to explore. Here's a look into the rich biodiversity that thrives within this lush forest.

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The Forest of Dean: A Picturesque Jewel in Instagram's Crown

The Forest of Dean, renowned for its breathtaking beauty as highlighted in SoGlos's roundup of 10 magical places and top autumnal spots, has recently gained another accolade that might surprise many. It's not just the vibrant colours or the serene paths that make this area special; it's also becoming a hotspot on social media, particularly Instagram.

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It really is worth contacting Big House Holiday Lets directly as we know our area and we can help to select the perfect house for you. We can also source other businesses (caterers, pamper people etc.) to help make your stay extra special.

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