Autumn Staycations in Beautiful Herefordshire

Summer has finally come to a close and the daylight hours are beginning to fade, but there’s no reason why you shouldn’t be able to get just as much enjoyment out of autumn. In fact, we think it’s a great time to enjoy a few days away, especially in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside.

Hereford Indie Food Festival

As you all know, we’re huge foodies here at The Whittern Estate! We take every opportunity to try the very best produce in the Three Counties and further afield where we can too!

Our Favourite Herefordshire Restaurants

Herefordshire is foodie heaven and in the past 12 months we’ve seen the city's restaurant scene increase rapidly. So, if you’re visiting us at White Heron Properties this summer, we encourage you to venture out into the surrounding areas to sample the delicious local cuisine on offer. There’s something for every appetite, from steak to burgers and roast dinners to stone-baked pizza.

Reasons to stay in the UK this year!

We may be a little biased, but here at White Heron Properties we strongly believe that nothing beats a holiday in the UK. It reconnects to when we were children and would spend many happy days on a British beach! There are some many undiscovered and beautiful places to visit. To help you we have compiled a list of reasons why we’re all about staycations and staying on home turf this year:

Food Festivals 2016

We hope that spring has now sprung and that summer is just around the corner. Being foodies, summer means just one thing for us, food festivals! The great thing about a food festival is that it brings together all the very best produce in one space!

We love good food here at White Heron Properties, and we always encourage our visitors to go to the county’s best pubs and restaurants (our favourites are here). But food festivals are a real must if you’re staying with us throughout the spring/summer months. So here are some dates for you to put in your foodie calendar:

A Picnic of Herefordshire's Finest

Spring is now well underway so hopefully the weather will soon start heating up! Come rain or shine, we live in the most glorious county surrounded by beautiful landscapes, so a spring picnic is a must! British Cassis is a great picnic staple to pair with a glass of bubbly, especially if you’re out for a celebration! So here’s a list of Herefordshire’s finest for you to pair with our British Cassis:

Enjoy a Herefordshire Half Term!

Christmas seems like such a long time ago, so by now you’re all probably looking forward to your next holiday. Easter weekend is the next real luxury, so make sure you make the most of your time off, you deserve it! If you’re looking to relax in the heart of our beautiful county, then we’ve put together a few places that you should visit whilst you’re here.

Spring Walks

Spring is a wonderful season, especially in the depths of the countryside. So if you’re joining us at White Heron Properties in beautiful Herefordshire, we definitely recommend that you venture out into the countryside to see the natural and wild beauty that the county has to offer. Here are some of our favourite trails, we’d love you to embark on one during your stay.

Family-friendly walks perfect for a Sunday morning stroll...

Happy New Year!

First of all I’d like to say a huge Happy New Year to you all! We hope you had the most magical Christmas, and celebrated the New Year in style!

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but it can also tire you out! So what better way to pick yourself up from those post Christmas blues than with a relaxing getaway in the heart of the most beautiful Herefordshire countryside.

Here’s a little bit about Herefordshire and reasons why you should enjoy a rural retreat here with family or friends in 2016.

A Taste of Herefordshire

It’s that time of year again, to start your all important Christmas shopping! We want you to enjoy the festive period, so we’ve cut the stress for you, and put together a few of our favourite gift ideas! Herefordshire is renowned for its wonderful, rural landscape and rich fertile soil, which creates variety to the fabulous food and drink produced. So what better way to treat your loved ones, than to give them a taste of Herefordshire - through it’s food and drink. Here’s our top ten picks:

British Cassis