Brookfield House, Ross-on-Wye
Adventure There are all sorts of adventurous activities close by. Test your driving skills to the maximum at the Land Rover Experience Eastnor Castle. Half day, full day, advanced and night driving adventures available.
Fly a falcon or a hawk on a day course at the International Centre for Birds of Prey. Swing through the trees and shoot down a zip wire at Go Ape. Race to your hearts contents in a go-kart.
Float your boat and hire a canoe at Mordiford or Symonds Yat where you can also try clay pigeon shooting. Take a balloon flight and enjoy the Herefordshire countryside from the air.
Creative and Craft Courses The Patchwork Basket in Newent offers a wonderful range of fabrics and projects for both advanced stitchers and beginners. Day classes cover a wide range of subjects. Book the October class now and get your Christmas gifts organised!
Choose from a wide variety of crafts available through Creative Breaks. Be inspired to try stained glass work, blacksmithing, pottery, painting or any of the varied courses on offer.
Create you own willow sculpture for your garden, build wattle hurdles, try your hand at wood carving or even learn the ancient art of hedge laying with Dave Jackson of Wild Wood Crafts.
Eastnor Pottery offer a remarkable experience suitable for all ages and abilities. Enjoy a relaxing and creative break with expert tuition.
Castles and Houses For lovers of historic houses and castles, Herefordshire is heaven. Don’t miss Hellens Manor – the haunted, historic house in Much Marcle and visit Eastnor Castle – just outside Ledbury. Goodrich Castle close to Ross-on-Wye is just a twenty minute drive away.
The National Trust has several properties in Herefordshire, including Croft Castle and Berrington Hall near Leominster, and the exquisitely beautiful Brockhampton Estate near Bromyard.
Gardens Wilton Castle has been beautifully restored and is open on set times during the Spring and Summer
The Royal Horticultural Society holds a Spring and an Autumn show each year at the Three Counties Showground in Malvern. These are very popular.
Stocktonbury Gardens a truly special place. Herefordshire has it’s very own Hampton Court a late medieval castle which is a private home set in beautiful gardens and grounds.
Broadfield Court is not just a garden but also a fine winery and has a tea room serving excellent lunches.
Hergest Croft lovely at all times of the year with a very good tea room and unusual plants for sale.
Theatre Walking distance of The Phoenix Theatre in Ross which shows plays and Flicks in the Stix. We are within easy driving distance of a number of theatres.
Malvern Theatre in the centre of Great Malvern. The Courtyard in Hereford which has easy parking and a great cafe.
The Blake Theatre Monmouth. The Everyman and The Playhouse in Cheltenham. The Roses Theatre in Tewkesbury.
General Owl Centre and Small Breeds Farm Park beautiful displays of one of the most extensive owl collections in Europe. Open 365 days of the year. Situated in Kington.
Morgan Car Factory Tour The Morgan Motor Company have been making sports cars for over 100 years. Tours are available Monday – Thursday (last tour 3pm) and Friday mornings.