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Robin's Barn, overlooking the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean with walks from the door. Woodburner.
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Robin's Barn, overlooking the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean with walks from the door. Woodburner.
View from the patio It is doggy heaven here, with paths leading from the door and the pub is a short stroll away
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25 reviews
Robin's Barn, overlooking the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean with walks from the door. Woodburner.
View from the patio
It is doggy heaven here, with paths leading from the door and the pub is a short stroll away
Open plan ground floor living area with woodburner and spiral staircase leading off from it
The first floor double bedroom with view over the Wye Valley
Some of our local wildlife
View from a walk on the other side of the Wye Valley
Picturesque valley surrounding Llanthony Priory in the Black Mountains
The wood next door to Robin's Barn
Robin's Barn provides all creature comforts!
The gardens we walk through on the way to our local pub, The Inn at Penallt
Summer has arrived!  View from the patio
Enjoying the view from Robin's Barn patio
Penallt Old Church, which is within walking distance
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Penallt, Monmouthshire, Southern Wales, Wales

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Uncle_tav...
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic cottage with everything you need”
Reviewed 28 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014
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person found this review helpful

had the best family Christmas ever,Great cottage,marvellous views, top location and a lovely couple that don't mind you bothering them when needed. Our little boy cried when we had to leave & think we will all miss this little hidden gem, that isn't that hard to find and is a great value family break at anytime of the year. Cant rate this place high enough but thanks again Jane & Tim for for making our Christmas so special :-)

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Jane G
2 reviews
“Great Place to stay.”
Reviewed 29 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Comfortable Cottage, very peacefull location. Perefect for walking and only a few miles from Monmouth. Owners very welcoming, had a great time, hope to return soon

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38Edward
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“An idyllic base for a great holiday”
Reviewed 23 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
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person found this review helpful

We enjoyed our stay so much that we have already booked for next year. Robin’s Barn is perfectly located for a week of total peace and isolation enjoying the fabulous views from the spacious patio. Alternatively, it is also ideal for a week full of activity with lots to do and see around the area. Personally we combined a few days of solitude at the cottage with walking, visiting Tintern Abbey, and a tour and wine tasting at the nearby Ancre Estate vineyard. Robin’s Barn is very comfortable, cosy and well equipped. Marks & Spencer Simply Food and Waitrose (to name just two stores) are only a few miles away in Monmouth making self-catering very easy. The owners’ house is also within the grounds and whilst they gave us total privacy, when we did meet them they made us feel very welcome.

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Liked best: The location, fabulous views and the log burner
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Andy P
York, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Great Cottage, Fantastic Location, Lovely People”
Reviewed 15 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
1
person found this review helpful

This is our third visit to the same cottage, and as usual everything was spot on. The location & weather were superb. The cottage was clean, homely and inviting. The owners were very welcoming and really went out of there way to make us feel very welcome. We will definitely be back again......it feels like our second home!!

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Liked best: The fantastic location & walks locally
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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050152syl...
Dudley, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Robins Barn a wonderful venue”
Reviewed 4 September 2014 for a stay in June 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We enjoyed a fantastic week long break at Robins Barn. Spectacular scenery. Welcoming hosts

Fantastic walks, both locally & further afield. Cottage very well equipped with everything you need to make your stay a true home from home. We will return & strongly recommend this cottage

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