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The Orchard

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Ruckhall, Herefordshire, England
The Orchard is detached, single storey barn, nestled into the south-facing hillside with one double bedroom and its own private garden. The length of the building over-looking the valley is glazed to let in the light and reveal the rolling hills and woods on your doorstep. You'll be in a light, warm, comfortable home away from home, with airy vaulted ceilings, all modern facilities and underfloor heating.In the distance the views of the Black mountains and Hay bluff change every day. Your large decked area and garden lead into an old cider tree orchard, which is yours to explore, enjoy, picnic in, or just take in the views from. A five minute walk from your door takes you down through the valley of the Cage brook and to the beautiful River Wye, where footpaths let you walk by the river for miles. A perfect country retreat for those wh... Read more
Listing #HL6533895
About the Owner
Suzanne H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2015
Interaction with guests
Key will be left in key safe so that guests can arrive and settle in at a convenient time. Owners live next door and can be contacted either at the house or by phone at any time. After an inital brief check that guests are settled in, owners prefer to leave guests to initiate any further contact as and when they need it.
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Thank you Suzanne for our lovely stay. The property is charming and the views exceptional. We enjoyed ourselves and loved the peace and quiet.

Thank Isobel C
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great location near Hereford and with a lovely view Really nice, modern small cottage Hosts were very welcoming and friendly.

Thank nickgreens
SunnySuzanne15, VR Owner at The Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, its much appreciated. We’re glad you enjoyed your stay at The Orchard. Hope to see you all again, best wishes.

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

This property was just the right size and in a fantastic area with great views. Our dog who is very nervous was the most relaxed we have seen since we had her. There were great walks from the doorstep and Ross On Wye, Hereford &...More

Thank Sharon D
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
The Orchard is in the hamlet of Ruckhall which is situated on top of a hill that was the site of an ancient hill fort. The hamlet overlooks views to the River Wye in the North and the valley, woodlands and the Black Mountains to the South West. Despite its rural location, Ruckhall is only 4 miles from the Cathedral City of Hereford. Hay, Ross-on-Wye, Monmouth, Leominster, Brecon and Malvern call all be reached within 20 to 40 minutes.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol Airport: 112.0 km
Railway: Hereford Station: 8.0 km
Full directions will be emailed after booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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