Where To Stay
Hotels, Bed & Breakfasts and Guest Houses in Herefordshire
If you’re visiting us from afar, here are a selection of our favorite places to stay in the local area!
Address: Castle Street, Hereford HR1 2NW
Tel: 01432 356321
Tucked away by the castle moat two minutes walk from the magnificent Hereford Cathedral, Castle House is a unique, luxurious, privately-owned boutique townhouse hotel.
With 24 individually-styled suites and bedrooms, and a terraced garden overlooking the water, Castle House has a very special atmosphere. Eight beautiful rooms are just moments from the main hotel at No.25 Castle Street, our Georgian Townhouse. The Castle Restaurant and Ballingham Bistro and Bar offer the some of the best dining in Hereford and are the domain of one of England’s top female chefs, Claire Nicholls.
Castle House is a Silver Business Club member, supporting The Courtyard.
Address: 5-13 Newtown Road, Hereford HR4 9LH
Tel: 01432 270313
Situated a few minutes away from Hereford City Centre and The Courtyard, Kidwells House is the ideal place for you to stay when visiting the area. Hereford’s largest Bed and Breakfast is licensed and 4**** accredited, offering a fantastic variety of 20 rooms from standard to superior and comprising of balcony or courtyard rooms. All rooms have flat screen Freeview TV, hairdryer, full tea and coffee making facilities and complementary Wi-Fi.
There is a large secure and safe car park, with storage for bicycles. You’ll find large lawned gardens to sit and unwind in, a relaxing sunny conservatory lounge, modern dining facilities and superbly presented rooms.
The light, modern, dining room is the perfect way to start the day with a choice of starters including cereals and fresh fruit or traditional English breakfast expertly cooked using only fresh local produce. Special diets are catered for upon request and packed lunches or a light snack in the evening are available upon prior booking.
Kidwells House’ sister business Kidwells Solicitors is a sponsor of The Courtyard and in 2016 is kindly supporting our production of The Snow Queen, the under-fives show in the Studio Theatre.
Address: New Mill, Eaton Bishop, Herefordshire, HR2 9QS
Tel: 01981 251 324
Web Site: www.knights-retreat.co.uk
A peaceful place, not somewhere just to stay but to unwind and recharge physically and spiritually and gain a pleasant experience that lasts long after you’ve left. This Hereford B&B Retreat is an old timber-framed watermill listed in the Domesday Book of 1086, located in the wonderfully unspoiled area known as the Welsh Marches – Herefordshire, England close to the Welsh border, an area of exceptional natural beauty. Accommodation offered is twin and double en-suite bedrooms with use of functions/sitting room – suitable for individuals or small groups.
Knights Retreat has private seven acre grounds, where you can wander or meditate alone in peace and quiet. If you want to be alone enjoying complete peace or quietly mixing with others this will definitely suit you. A spiritual hideaway to retreat to, B&B accommodation where you can physically unwind.
There’s Wi-Fi, constant tea and coffee available and lots of free private parking, including secure lock-up for bikes. Footpaths and uncrowded roads start at our front gate set in wonderful countryside that’s just 5 miles from the Courtyard – even stabling for your horse!.
Address: 12 Bodenham Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2TS
Tel: 01432 273991
Web Site: www.somervillehousehereford.co.uk
Somerville House, Hereford is AA 5 star Luxury Accommodation that offers bed and breakfast in a delightful boutique hotel style setting. The beautiful late Victorian villa combines original features with contemporary decor, sumptuous bedding and stylish en-suites.
Feel at home, relaxing in your room, in the lounge by the fire, or sitting on the terrace enjoying the beautiful garden. Conveniently located to enjoy Hereford City, its historic sites, the Courtyard Arts Centre and intriguing shops, restaurants and bars.
Somerville House is the gateway for new experiences and adventure exploring the glorious Herefordshire countryside and Hay-on-Wye, the Malverns, Forest of Dean, Wales and the Brecon Beacons. The property is also licensed and has free secure Wi-Fi throughout.
Address: 33 Greyfriars Avenue, Hereford, HR4 0BE
Tel: 01432 276462
Web Site: www.eastfriars.co.uk
East Friars is an eclectic family home situated on the banks of the River Wye in Hereford. A ten minute walk to The Courtyard and just five minutes from the City Centre or open countryside. They welcome guests to their relaxed, laid back, comfortable family home, offering a large family room (one queen-size plus two singles) with ensuite bathroom and views of the river, a double overlooking the garden, Dolly the queen of Shepherds huts and a garden annex room.
The house is full of books, art and (often) music, a great place to just relax, be yourself and eat great home-cooked food. Breakfast and evening meals are provided by Polly who retrained as a Chef after years in marketing. Enjoy locally sourced food and homemade bread in the Conservatory overlooking the River Wye. They are happy to provide a pack-lunch for your onward journey. You’ll meet their very friendly, young Cockerton called Bea, two cats, two doves and offspring of varying ages. They pride themselves on being friendly and informal – and children (and well behaved pets) are welcome too!
Address: Ewyas Harold, Hereford, HR2 0EU
Tel: +44 (0)1981 240 423
Web Site: www.thetemplebarinn.co.uk
The Temple Bar Inn is every country lover’s dream, nestled in the heart of the Herefordshire village of Ewyas Harold, a stone’s throw from the Welsh Borders and the beautiful Black Mountains; there is no better place to enjoy a pint and the paper.
Licensed since the 1850’s, this much-loved watering hole has been sympathetically refurbished, reopening as a Free House and Restaurant where the rustically simple décor, relaxed environment and choice selection of real ales and fine wines, provide the perfect sojourn for locals and visitors alike.
The B&B rooms are situated on the first floor above the bar, and offer a comfortable welcome to guests who wish to stay overnight or for a few days. The rooms are all doubles, one of which has space for an extra single bed if required. Each room has a colour TV, tea and coffee making facilities, and free wi-fi. Room prices include full English breakfast. The Inn has its own car park.