Well-equipped for the best of chef's
A stylish cottage kitchen
Traditional dining room with original oven
Cosy lounge with wood burner
A stylish double with en-suite shower room
A contemporary en-suite shower room
Wake up to coffee, croissants and stunning views
A clever mix of both old and new
Garden views
The ground floor bathroom
Wake up to stunning views
View towards the cottage
1 / 12  Well-equipped for the best of chef's
2 / 12  A stylish cottage kitchen
3 / 12  Traditional dining room with original oven
4 / 12  Cosy lounge with wood burner
5 / 12  A stylish double with en-suite shower room
6 / 12  A contemporary en-suite shower room
7 / 12  Wake up to coffee, croissants and stunning views
8 / 12  A clever mix of both old and new
9 / 12  Garden views
10 / 12  The ground floor bathroom
11 / 12  Wake up to stunning views
12 / 12  View towards the cottage

Hangerberry - Sunnyside Cottage,

Lydbrook, Forest of Dean
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Beautiful character cottage within the heart of the Forest of Dean
  • Within walking distance of the river Wye and Forest of Dean cycle trail
  • Relax with friends in front of the wood burner
  • Explore the wonders of the Wye Valley
  • Within walking distance of the local village inn
  • An area steeped in history and natural outstanding beauty
Property code: 55961

Enjoying an elevated position overlooking the village of Lydbrook, this charming cottage offers a clever mix of both the old and new and is just perfect whatever the occasion or the time of year.

An enviable location within the heart of the Forest of Dean, on the fringes of a traditional village with shop and two pubs, is the ideal base to make the most of the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley. Great for thrill seekers with rock climbing and canoeing at Symonds Yat, Go Ape at Mallards Pike and mountain biking throughout the Forest of Dean and Black Mountains across the Welsh Border. Whatever the time of year you’ll be spoilt for choice with a vibrant events calendar, for foodies, festivals to include Abergavenny and Forest Showcase festival, for music lovers many of the smaller villages host festivals throughout the summer months. Not forgetting the Hay on Wye festival and Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Take a minute to take in the view across the roof tops of the village below before you step in inside. The dining room sympathetically restored with an original bread oven and warming colour scheme creating the perfect backdrop for a simple supper. Take a step into the lounge which has exposed beams and an inviting wood burner, again enjoying a warm interior that’s perfect for a cosy night in watching a movie or simply catching up with friends. The kitchen is situated to the rear of the cottage, a contemporary style with picturesque Mandarin tiles complementing the work tops. The space is well-equipped and ready to test the best of chefs with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice-compartment, dishwasher and washing machine. There is a bathroom with shower over bath and WC on this floor. When the day is done climb the cottage style stairs where you will find a king-size bedroom with en-suite shower and WC. The second bedroom is a king-size-zip-and-link(which can be made into a twin on request).

Take your morning coffee outside and enjoy the views, the gardens are enclosed with a table and chairs and BBQ. There is roadside parking.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 Bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request)
  • 1 Bathroom and 1 en-suite shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher and washing machine
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Roadside parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 Dog welcome
  • Pub and shop within walking distance
  • BBQ available
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Please note this property has cottage style stairs 

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Beth.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Rob, 3rd May 2019

Cosy cottage, well appointed with luxurious fittings and a great wood burner. Very comfortable mattresses and powerful showers. Thoughtfully decorated in a vintage style but also very practical. The views from the beds into the foliage of the oak trees were very special, not to mention the bird's songs! Fantastic location for many walks.

Reviewed by Deborah, 19th April 2019

Fantastic cottage in the perfect location for some nice walks in the forest. The cottage was very cosy and was well equipped with all the mod cons. Garden was well enclosed for our dog.

Reviewed by Michael, 14th April 2019

Beautifully renovated cottage, very well kitted out. Great base

Reviewed by Louisa, 29th December 2018

Lovely charming cottage in a ideal location for the for a walking holiday. Well equipped kitchen and great log burner.

Reviewed by David, 27th December 2018

Really nice property. Very peaceful and high quality of fixtures. Had a very relaxing couple of days there.

Reviewed by Neil, 23rd December 2018

A cracking Christmas getaway! The property is extremely well equipped and comfortable. Bread, milk, eggs and mince pies were awaiting us on arrival - a lovely touch. The log burner was a fantastic focal point. I would wholeheartedly recommend this property.

Reviewed by John, 12th October 2018

This was a really nice cottage that had everything you could need

Reviewed by Amanda, 28th September 2018

In many ways a very pleasant property. Important to remember it is a restored cottage. Comfortable beds with good linen. Very small living space. Lydbrook is limited.

Reviewed by Susan, 21st September 2018

The cottage is impressive; there are so many original features that make you imagine how it would have been when miners and their families lived there. The addition of an attractive, practical kitchen and bathroom make it ideal. The garden is secure for dogs and the view lovely. The cottage is perfectly situated to explore the Forest of Dean

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