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View towards the detached lodge
A private hot tub with each lodge
A wooden decked walkway to the pool
The sauna is perfect after a day walking
View across the natural pool
Lazy days by the pool
A closer view of the lodges
Comfortable lounge
Relax and enjoy yhr views
Enjoy supper in style
Open plan kitchen/diner
Modern and well-equipped kitchen
Ground floor single room
Ground floor shower and WC
Spacious double
Double doors that open onto the terrace
First floor shower room
Twin room with access to the shower room
Enjoy views onto the open countryside
View towards the lodge
1 / 20  View towards the detached lodge
2 / 20  A private hot tub with each lodge
3 / 20  A wooden decked walkway to the pool
4 / 20  The sauna is perfect after a day walking
5 / 20  View across the natural pool
6 / 20  Lazy days by the pool
7 / 20  A closer view of the lodges
8 / 20  Comfortable lounge
9 / 20  Relax and enjoy yhr views
10 / 20  Enjoy supper in style
11 / 20  Open plan kitchen/diner
12 / 20  Modern and well-equipped kitchen
13 / 20  Ground floor single room
14 / 20  Ground floor shower and WC
15 / 20  Spacious double
16 / 20  Double doors that open onto the terrace
17 / 20  First floor shower room
18 / 20  Twin room with access to the shower room
19 / 20  Enjoy views onto the open countryside
20 / 20  View towards the lodge

The Dragonfly Retreat

Ross on Wye (9mls N), Wye Valley
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Family friendly
Log Cabin / Lodge
Swimming pool
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Enjoy six acres of woodland and landscaped gardens where you are free to roam
  • Take a dip in the shared outdoor natural swimming pool surrounded by wildlife ponds or soak in your own private hot tub
  • Perfect for exploring Herefordshire, Worcestershire and The Wye Valley and The malverns
Property code: 77378

One of four traditional wooden lodges set within six acres of mature woodland and countryside where you are free to relax, wild swim, soak and explore, whatever the occasion or time of year.

You will be well served within this peaceful oasis where you can relax by the natural swimming pool or stroll through the acres of mature woodland. You are a short distance away from the vibrant market town of Ledbury, where you will find an excellent choice of amenities offering good local food and warm Herefordshire hospitality. Known for its eye-catching black and white timber frame structured cottages, this is a fascinating place to explore. Lying right on the borders of Herefordshire, Gloucestershire and Worcestershire, this ideal location showcases the region's finest countryside where you will be spoilt for choice, the Wye Valley offers magnificent colours, riverside walks and kayaking, with The Malvern hills offering spectacular views, a little further afield the Brecon Beacon National park.

Drive through the electric gates and into the woodland and as daylight appears again you will gain your first glimpse of the cluster of traditional lodges. The wooden steps will lead you to the terrace where you can step inside to the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The spacious lounge area has comfortable sofas to sit back  in after a busy day exploring, relax with a good book or enjoy a favourite programme or film on the TV/DVD. The kitchen/diner is set to the rear, the kitchen area has everything you need to cook a hearty breakfast or evening meal, including gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer dishwasher and washing machine. The dining area is the perfect place for a family meal whilst planning the next days adventures. There is also a single bedroom on the ground floor and shower room with shower and WC. Heading up the stairs to the first floor you will find two further bedrooms, a king-size room to the front of the lodge with a lovely enclosed balcony to take in the morning air. and a twin bedroom to the rear of the lodge with beautiful countryside views. Completing this floor is the Jack and Jill shower room with shower and WC, this can be accessed from both bedrooms.

Step outside onto the terrace at the rear of the property where there is seating for everyone to enjoy al fresco dining, a great BBQ, outdoor shower and private hot tub. You also have access to the natural outdoor swimming pool, and a shared sauna and shared gym. There is allocated off-road parking for two cars.

Due to the current situation, the gym and the sauna are currently closed. The outdoor swimming pool will be available to guests either on a rota system or with limited numbers.

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

Please note there is a refundable £100 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 king-size, 1 twin and 1 single
  • 1 shower room and 1 Jack and Jill shower room
  •  Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine
  • Terrace outside dining area and BBQ
  •  Private hot tub and outdoor shower
  •  Shared outdoor natural swimming pool, sauna and gym
  •  Electric and central heating include
  • Off-road allocated parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Dogs must be kept on a lead on site and in all the communal area
  • Shop 2 miles and pubs within walking distance
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • In line with government guidance, the gym and the sauna are currently closed. The outdoor swimming pool will be available to guests either on a rota system or with limited numbers.

Samantha Weatherstone

This property is personally managed by Samantha.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 19 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Joanne 4th June 2021

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Reviewed by Charlotte 17th May 2021

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Reviewed by Celeste 14th May 2021

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Absolutely fantastic stay at Dragonfly Lodge. Everything we needed and the place was spotless. Great location for exploring surrounding area. Couldn't fault it at all .

Reviewed by Philip 3rd May 2021

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We had a great holiday, very friendly owner, the swimming pond was wonderful and well kept. Would highly recommend as a holiday destination.

Reviewed by V 12th April 2021

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Lovely spot with a very warm welcome from the owners who cant do enough for you: loved the Hottub. Lots of walking and things to do in this area. Wasnt quite brave enough to try a dip in the natural pond in April but would do in the summer. Will definitely return.

Reviewed by Sophie 23rd December 2020

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Reviewed by Liisa 23rd October 2020

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Beautiful lodge, warm and cosy. Super clean and well kept throughout. We LOVED the cold water swimming lake/pond every morning. Super location and hosts couldn't do enough to make us comfortable.

Reviewed by Amy 9th October 2020

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This property was perfect for our needs. We are a family with three children 8 years, 6 years and 18 months. The property was clean and well equipped. Having a dishwasher and washing machine is great when you have a busy family. We all loved the hot tub which was a special treat for us and the swimming pool looks wonderful, was too cold for us whenRead more we stayed but in warmer months would be wonderful. Beds we comfy and hosts friendly and helpful. Hide

Reviewed by Michael 18th September 2020

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Spotlessly clean, well appointed accommodation. Lovely deck at the back of the chalet with BBQ, hot tub and seating, and more seating provided at the front to catch the evening sun. Beautiful well maintained grounds with wildlife pond and natural swimming pool - perfect for cooling off in after a day's hiking in the Malverns.

Reviewed by Sara 24th August 2020

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We loved the fresh water pool followed by the hot tub. The chalet was spacious and the grounds immaculate. The location a great base for exploring Herefordshire.

Reviewed by Sarah-jane 21st August 2020

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On arrival the host showed us around the lodge, how things worked etc. The lodge was spotless, and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The extra little touches really made a difference and it was great to have an Alexa and DVD player etc. We loved the pond and hot tub and flintstone the donkey! We had a great time exploring this part oRead moref the country, we had never been before and there were lots of lovely places to visit. Hide

Reviewed by Zoe 7th August 2020

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We had such a lovely week here. The pool is amazing and such a nice experience. The new decking area at the back of each lodge is a great addition giving you an extra seating area and perfect for using the hot tub. The lodge itself has everything you would want from all the kitchen utensils to even an Alexa. We wouldnt hesitate going back here. TheRead more hosts are lovely and take great care in making sure all the visitors have a great stay. Hide

Reviewed by Mandy 24th July 2020

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Reviewed by Carl 17th July 2020

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We had a truly relaxing holiday. The natural pool is superb, like swimming in a movie set. The hosts are lovely and really care. The town is great especially the local pub. Not much was open due to corvid but it really didn't matter we had a great family time (thats with two teenagers and a 24 year old)

Reviewed by Brett 13th July 2020

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I have given the location 3 star only because there is not a lot in walking distance from the lodge however there is plenty a short drive away. Excellent accommodation in a fantastic little set up. Definitely a place you can relax, would definitely return again.

Reviewed by David 10th July 2020

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One of four properties, very well maintained and presented, with a nice setting not far from Ross. The hot tub, the outdoor pool and Flint the donkey were particularly appreciated.

Reviewed by Ryan 20th March 2020

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Great Holiday. Really secluded and quiet. Really well hosted and the facilities were excellent. Really relaxing weekend. Will definitely visit again.

Reviewed by Spencer 14th February 2020

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What a fantastic place to stay..perfect location & property. It was spotlessly clean & we had everything we could ever need. The owners are lovely too..really helpful & friendly. We definitely want to go back for another holiday..highly recommendable. Secluded location & a such a relaxing place to stay. The fresh water pool is superb..and feeding tRead morehe friendly donkeys was fun. Hide

Reviewed by Stuart 26th December 2019

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View towards the detached lodge
A private hot tub with each lodge
A wooden decked walkway to the pool
The sauna is perfect after a day walking
View across the natural pool
Lazy days by the pool
A closer view of the lodges
Comfortable lounge
Relax and enjoy yhr views
Enjoy supper in style
Open plan kitchen/diner
Show 8 moreModern and well-equipped kitchen

Location

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