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Butterfly Zoo and MiniGolf open at 10 am,

Maze open from 11 am.

All last entries at 5 pm for 5:45

Wye Valley Izzy’s Ice-cream CAFE

Tourist Information for Symonds Yat and the Upper Wye Gorge

There’s a place in Britain with a microclimate like the Dordogne and a 250-year tradition of hospitality. The landscape is so stunning that the word “picturesque” was invented to describe it. Here are one hundred and one more things to like about the Upper Wye Gorge!

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On the doorstep:

Great for playing games and its hands-on Museum of Mazes

Its tropical, its indoors and the butterflies are stunning

Twelve-holes, a unique design and an all-weather surface

Laser-tag fun for you, your family, your friends

Great coffee, home made ice cream and lovely lunches

A stone’s throw away:

Historic country house hotel with a delightful garden and really good ale

Parking, river cruises, amusements, and bar

Riverside campsite and groups field

Just over the ferry:

Good food, accommodation and ferry

  Guest house and tea garden

Good for groups, great view

Good food and garden view

  Corporate teambuilding


A short drive away:

Cottages with a fishing beat

Bring your horse for a holiday

Traditional village stores

Self catering

Atmospheric country inn, great food

Wedding venue and apartments

Good food

Conference venue


Personal training

Exclusive wedding venue

Welsh Bicknor Youth Hostel

Bunkhouse and permaculture courses

  Peregrine Path cycleway

Great for groups

The Kymin

Glamping canoe expeditions


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Official information:

An easy stroll away:

Fully serviced holiday caravan hire and campsite

Village stores and coffee shop with Post Office

Guest House with excellent disability access facilities

Airport/station transfer in style

Cafe and Restaurant

Bed & Breakfast

Self-catering with gardens

Self-catering with fine view

Coaching holidays with one of the biggest ballrooms in Britain

Self catering

Fine views, good beer, seriously good food, B & B and bunkhouse

A short hike away:


Large cottage, pet-friendly

  Woodland campsite

One of eight nature reserves on The Doward

The Doward Woods

Geological trail

Self-catering and B & B

Great for groups


Luxury log cabins in the forest

Group activities and ropes course

Camping across the river by footbridge or ferry



Canoe, bike and bag uplift

Aerial tour of the Upper Wye Gorge