Danby Lodge

Keeping the Family Entertained

Keeping the family entertained at Danby Lodge

The Royal Forest of Dean is a nature lover’s paradise. It covers over 110 square kilometres of woodland and is popular with both the English and with visitors from all over the world. The area is known for it’s ancient forests (an inspiration for JRR Tolkien’s literature in the Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings as well as for William Wordsworth, Dennis Potter and JK Rowling), it’s wildlife, beautiful scenery and range of outdoor activities. Whether you want to enjoy the wildlife and outdoors, the historical architecture, take part in some extreme mountain biking or trek through the forest with Llama’s, you will be right at home.

Keeping the family entsheep 2ertained at Danby Lodge is easy with many things to see and do. Lovely walks in the forest are right on your doorstep. Just step out any of the gates around Danby Lodge. In addition to squirrels, and local birdlife, which includes Owls, Buzzards and Woodpeckers, you may well see Wild Boar, Deer and you will probably see the famous sheep freely roaming the Forest – an ancient right bestowed in Norman times. Watch out for them while driving on the roads !

For more information on things to do in the Royal Forest of Dean, places to eat nearby Danby Lodge and things to do and see in the Surrounding Areas, please click on the pictures below.

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