Christmas in Herefordshire

I can’t quite believe I’m saying it, but it’s that time of the year again… Christmas! We love the festive season, so if you’ve booked to stay with us and enjoy a Herefordshire Christmas, we want to make sure you have the most magical time. Here are just a few ideas for you and your loved one, to inspire you:

Santa’s Grotto @ Eastnor
22nd November - 22nd December
Discover your inner child by taking a drive through the Eastnor Estate, overcoming the obstacles to meet Father Christmas in person! A Land Rover experience for all to enjoy!

Hay Festival Winter Weekend
25th November - 27th November
Enjoy festive magic and sing & dance the night away with your whole family at Hay Festival’s Winter Weekend. Get into the Christmas spirit by sharing stories, music and great company!

The Courtyard Hereford Pantomime - Aladdin
26th November - 7th January
Christmas isn’t Christmas, without a visit to the local pantomime! This year The Courtyard bring us, the wonderful story of Aladdin! Be part of the audience and help Aladdin steal the heart of the beautiful princess!

Make and Take Christmas Crafts @ Queenswood Country Park
26th November
Drop in and join in on the festive workshops, where you can create festive decorations and gifts to take away!

For all of the above activities, you’re going to need to be fully fuelled, so make sure you book a table for Winter Brunch at The Bookshop in Hereford city centre - available on 12th November, or enjoy their festive menu all season!

If you’ve not yet made plans for Christmas, why not share some festive cheer! We still have some last minute availability at two of our smaller cottages, so snap them up before it’s too late!

The Forge - sleeps 4 - £850 for a 7 night stay (short breaks also available):
This romantic bolthole was originally the blacksmith’s workshop for the 10 carriage horses that were housed at the estate’s stables. It’s been converted with architectural flair and is perfect for those looking for a cosy break away.

Gardeners Cottage - sleeps 6 - £1100 for a 7 night stay:
Enjoy Christmas at this historic but stylish cottage. The property sits proudly in large open gardens of its own and is perfect for families.

Call us on 01544 340241 or visit our website here to find out more about our properties.

We hope to see you very soon,
Jo x