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We wanted beauty
We desired a touch of heavenliness
We sought a haven of rest
We went in hope, love, and longing
And The Flower Patch did not deny us.
The Flower-Patch Among the Hills
Flora Klickmann ~ 1916

A nature lover's escape for couples

A beautiful, laid back, luxury romantic eco-retreat with optional  hot tub for two in the heart of the Wye Valley.  Enjoy the gentle presence of nesting owls and grazing deer in this peaceful and sustainable natural haven in the heart of the Wye Valley, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Perfect for special celebrations and relaxing holidays. Only 3 hours form London and 40 minutes from Bristol. 

Owl’s Nest Hideout gives so much more than it takes

A beautiful, carefully renovated eco-cottage, it is your forest sanctuary where nature is untouched and your stay doesn’t negatively impact the natural riches around you. And boy, what riches there are.

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A very special luxury self catering eco holiday retreat with wood fired eco hot tub option,

If you can drag your self away from the hideout, there is  lots to  see and do in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).  There are fabulous walks straight from the door, Offas dyke runs through the village of Brockweir, a short walk from the hideout. Tintern abbey is a short stroll away and Symonds Yat has much to offer. 

Conveniently located within 3 hours of London, under 2 hours from Birmingham, 40 minutes from Bristol and 45 mins form Cheltenham.

Wood fired Scandinavian hot tub

Enhance your stay further by hiring a wood fired cedar eco Scandinavian hot tub. Sparkling clean, using fresh water and no chemicals, treat yourself to a hot tub break and relax beneath the stars and then retreat back into the luxury eco holiday cottage that is Owls Nest Hideout. Hot tub breaks beneath the sound of the Owls and the stars takes it to a whole new level. Please contact us for hire costs.

Friendly rescue sheep

Our Ryeland sheep act as lawn mowers and will welcome you in when you arrive and keep you company during your stay

Planet friendly

Designed to be kind and respective to our planet and give back more than we take

Good for your soul

Warmth, peace, nature, stargazing, just gazing, simple delights, happy place, all good for your soul

Bird watching

Listen to the owls and watch green woodpeckers, tree creepers, wrens, gold and marsh tits, and many others

Well-equipped kitchen

Microwave, dishwasher, fridge, 3-drawer freezer, electric stove with induction hob, washing machine, Nespresso coffee machine

All the essentials included

Wifi, tea, coffee, sugar, salt and pepper, olive oil, bedding, towels, soap, electricity, hot water and logs

A luxurious stay

King-size bed, big bath, separate shower, loo and hand basin

Baby friendly

Travel cot and high chair provided, but only suitable for a non-mobile baby because of drop from mezzanine, etc

For rainy days

Sheltered loggia to sit outside, board games, books, cookery books, guide books, plus an information file

Private gardens & hot tub

Private garden areas, including sunny decked terrace with BBQ and fire pit, and eco wood-fired hot tub (available at a separate charge directly to owner)

Access & parking

Private off-lane parking, secure bike storage and easy access from the M48 Severn Bridge (20 mins drive). See FAQs for more information.

Dining possibilities

Chef available for hire, cook in the well equipped kitchen, barbecue on the terrace, or visit one of the excellent places to eat out in the area

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Immerse yourself in the beautiful Wye Valley, come rain or shine

Step out of the kitchen and experience the outdoors whatever the weather within the beautiful logia. The friendly Ryeland sheep may pop by and say hello. Sit and enjoy a glass of something before relaxing in the wood fired hot tub. Watch the many busy birds come to the feeders including green woodpeckers, tree creepers, wrens, gold and marsh tits to name a few.


The Wye Valley is an amazing place to visit. If you can drag yourself away from this comfortable nature infused hideout (many don’t) there is lots to see and do in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (ANOB). The Wye Valley and Forest of Dean are full of ancient woodlands for you to explore. Walk, wild swim, mountain bike, climb, or horse ride to explore this stunning area. There are fabulous walks straight from the door, Offas dyke runs through the village. This rich landscape with its many bustling market towns and castles is rich in history and beauty and has lots on offer. Tintern Abbey is a wonderful walk straight from the door. See below for more ideas of things to see and do.

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An eco-friendly retreat

Owl’s Nest is run in a very environment-friendly way: an air source heat pump provides all underfloor heating and hot water. All electricity comes from renewable resources. Wood used is from our own renewable sources, Pastures are left fallow to encourage native flora and fauna. Native Orchids in the flower patches. A sustainability plan is in place.

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Contact us to find out more about your special stay at Owls Nest. If its a Birthday celebration, a honeymoon, a special treat you have chosen the perfect place.