Historic towns and villages in Herefordshire

The county of Herefordshire is famous for its Black and White villages - locations blessed with medieval half-imbered buildings. While not all the villages on this list can claim to be 'black and white', there are some lovely places to visit.










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Hay-on-Wye (Self catering)
Yew Tree Cottage, Hay-on-Wye

Yew Tree Cottage

This lovely detached cottage is located near the village of Hay-on-Wye and can sleep three people in two bedrooms.
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Bodenham (Self catering)
The Byre, Bodenham

The Byre

An annexe cottage adjoining the owner's property near Bodenham in Herefordshire that can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Bromyard (Hotel)
The Falcon Hotel

The Falcon Hotel

A stylish, comfortable 10 bedroom hotel in a dramatic Tudor building set in the centre of the ancient and rural market town of Bromyard. Fine dine in the beautiful restaurant, relax in the comfortable lounge. Also there is a classic 18th century ballroom, oak panelled private room and separate Mews … more >>

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Hereford (Hotel)
Holme Lacy House (half Board)

Holme Lacy House (half Board)

If you are looking to get away our Grade I listed Georgian manor house is just the place. Much of the house has original plaster ceilings and furniture many dating back to 1674. If you prefer exploring the great outdoors find a peaceful corner in our breathtaking grounds or beside … more >>

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