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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were made to feel really welcome by Gillian and John. The cottage we rented, Honey Cottage was well equipped, nicely furnished and exactly what we needed for a week. The walk into Staunton (with the White Horse Inn as a fave) was lovely through the woods. Newland is also close by. A final mention for Tess the dog who...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very pleased with our stay. Gillian and John are a very hard working and welcoming couple and they were always making sure we are having the best time and care. The place is very pretty too, surrounded by amazing nature. The breakfast is absolutely delicious!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed with John and Gillian for 2 nights whilst we were down in Gloucestershire for a friend's wedding at Clearwell Castle. What an absolutely lovely couple! We arrived late on the Friday night due to a long journey and they were more than accommodating, staying up later to welcome us and recommended a fantastic pub to have a late...

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John H, Owner at Stowfield Barn, responded to this review

many thanks for your appreciative comments, it is much appreciated. we hope to see you again. john/Gillian

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Right from the second we arrived John & Gillian couldn't do enough for us, such a lovely couple. Their Barn conversion B&B is simply stunning, immaculately presented and cleanliness is second to none. Comfortable beds, good showers and personal touches throughout. Tea or coffee brought to your room before you're even out of bed, then down to breakfast where the...

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John H, Owner at Stowfield Barn, responded to this review

Many thanks Lynsey. We are very grateful for your comments and are so glad you and your friends had such a good stay with us. We hope to see you again in this most beautiful part of the country. Gillian/John

Yateley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had a warm welcome when we arrived, Gillian made us tea with a home made mince pies. This is a beautifully restored barn in a tranquil setting. John and Gillian are so friendly and made us feel relaxed and comfortable. We had a delicious breakfast with fruit and cereals followed by a cooked breakfast with local produce. We have...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Spent 2 nights with 3 friends in this beautiful B & B cottage. John and Gillian are great hosts. Providing a warm welcome, huge amounts of local knowledge for walking and things to do and great local food for our self catering breakfast experience. The barn is set in a quiet location and just perfect for anyone wanting to get...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My family of 4 stayed for a long weekend at Stowfield Barn. Really great place - lots to do around - walking, biking etc - the forest is beautiful at this time of year. John and Gillian are warm, friendly, welcoming hosts, who are keen to make your stay a success. The barns are really nicely done, and the food...

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Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Superb hidden away B&B which is 5* in every sense. Friendly owners who meet and greet on arrival offering drinks. Stunning spacious room with loads of character. Delicious breakfast with fresh homemade bread and freshly picked fruit from the garden. Situated on the edge of the forrest with lots of nice walks and a short 10 minute walk into the...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Just spent an amazing 4 nights at this lovely B&B in a wonderful part of the country. Our hosts John & Gillian have it 'just right' - beautiful well kept rooms, delicious breakfasts and lovely home made cream teas. Such a tranquil peaceful place. It's the only place to stay if visiting the area. Sue & Stuart

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Jillian and John are so warm and welcoming they made us feel right at home. The property is five star and the breakfast included in the price was freshly made to order (John bakes fresh bread and Jillian makes homemade granola -delicious) all very filling. Highly recommend this place to stay. I hope to visit again soon.

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
John and Gillian warmly welcome you to Stowfield Barn, our home in the village of Newland within the Forest of Dean and the Wye Valley. An area of outstanding natural beauty bordering England and South Wales across the three counties of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire. The Forest of Dean is a magical place in all seasons. For the more adventurous we have mountain biking, zip wires, and kayaking. Cycle tracks for families of all ages and abilities abound in the beautiful forest. Try walking the many routes (Wye Valley walk and Offa's Dyke path to name two), visit local castles, museums cathedrals and sample local produce at the many local hostelries. Several golf courses are close by. Chepstow race course host several meetings each year. Within this great setting lies Stowfield Barn which has been beautifully converted to provide a variety of Bed and Breakfast and separate self catering accommodation. The 100 year old barn is located off a quiet country lane on the outskirts of the village of Newland which boasts a 13th century church known as the 'Cathedral in the Forest' and the award winning Ostrich Inn. Both in easy walking distance! Newland is situated 4 miles from Monmouth, 8 miles from Chepstow and 12 miles from Ross on Wye We look forward to welcoming you very soon. John & Gillian ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stowfield Barn

Address: Scowles Road | Coleford, Newland, Coleford GL16 8NP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Coleford > Newland
Price Range: €91 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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