Danby Lodge

THINGS TO DO

THINGS TO DO

Mallards Pike Lake

10 minutes’ walk from the house
This beautiful setting is a great place to get active, whether this is a gentle stroll around the lake or to have an adventure in the treetops with Go Ape.

The Dean Heritage Centre

5-minute drive
The centre is fully interactive and protects and preserves the unique history and heritage of the Forest of Dean.

Dean Forest Railway and Norchard Steam Centre

Dean Forest Railway and Norchard Steam Centre

5-minute drive
Enjoy a relaxing journey along the Dean Forest Railway.

Puzzlewood

5-minute drive
Pre Roman opencast iron ore mine and unusual maze.

Mary Rose Young Pottery

5-minute drive
Mary Rose Young is a pottery maker. She and her team make her “Alice in Wonderland” pottery which is sent to shops and collectors around the world.

Chepstow Castle

15-minute drive
Beautifully preserved Chepstow Castle stretches out along a limestone cliff above the River Wye.

All Saints Church

15-minute drive
Located in Newland, also known as The Cathedral of The Forest.

Sudeley Castle in Winchcombe

It remains the only private castle in England to have a queen buried within the grounds – Queen Katherine Parr, the last and surviving wife of King Henry VIII.

Symonds Yat

Famed for its natural river scenery and wooded expanses, Symonds Yat Rock is a limestone outcrop rising some 500 feet rising from the banks of the River Wye.

Raglan Castle

The unmistakable silhouette of Raglan crowning a ridge amid glorious countryside is the grandest castle ever built by Welshmen.

Westbury Court Garden

You can explore canals, admire clipped hedges and see 17th-century vegetable plots growing through the seasons.