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Liverpool, UK
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We stayed here for one night on a visit to the Forest of Dean for a charity event. Barbara was a fantastic host and went above and beyond to look after us - and the other guests by all accounts. We didn't meet Simon but we did encounter his cooking, which explains why there were clearly so many repeat visitors...

Thank BernardBurnard
West Midlands
Reviewed 20 April 2016

My husband booked the Forest House as a surprise mini break for us, after the Easter holidays, however it was only once we had arrived that he told me the new owners had only just taken over, two weeks prior! If he had had any concerns, he really needn’t have. We were greeted with a very warm welcome and shown...

Thank SM_BHAM33
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely friendly hotel. I stayed here with my husband lovely and peaceful overnight fabulous food and very welcoming. Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting the area. Lovely area to visit for walking and families. Interior design fabulous.

Thank Ghila
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We chose to stay here as we were taking part in a nearby event and wanted to get a good night's rest beforehand. Turns out we chose well. The owners are very friendly and helpful, the rooms are comfortable, and the breakfast is outstanding. Pro tip: The little black button on the bedroom wall isn't a light switch... it's a...

Thank dilys_colwill
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Our first choice hotel in Coleford was fully booked so we 'Tripadvisor-ed' this hotel and booked it based purely on the fabulous feed-back others had given, however there were disappointments. Our room (Room 3) directly overlooked the road and ambulance station so to maintain modesty the roller blind in the bathroom had to be pulled down every time you used...

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Susan S, Owner at Forest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, the contents of which have been duly noted. As you know, this was our 3rd day in ownership of this property and we appreciate that there are things that need to be corrected immediately and some that will take a little longer! Please be assured that we will be refurbishing this bathroom as soon as...

Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stayed here the weekend and had a warm welcome from the lovely owners who had taken over 3 days previously but you would have never know. The places is situated in a great location near the town as well as many great things to do and see in the local area for all ages. Our room was clean, spacious...

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Susan S, Owner at Forest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are now on day 6 and our feet havent touched the ground. I hope that you will be back to Coleford in the not too distant future so that we can show you our plans for the future. Best Regards Barbara & Simon

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A family run guest house and restaurant, the accommodation is both spacious and comfortable. We have eight rooms all with en-suite facilities, a mixture of double, twin, king-size and family rooms. Excellent food prepared using fresh local produce and served in the fully licensed Andersens Restaurant. Andersens is open from Tuesday to Saturday evenings and specialises in fresh fish dishes, extra matured steaks and slow cooked meat dishes.Forest House is an ideal base for both business travellers and tourists, situated in the historic market town of Coleford in the Royal Forest of Dean close to the Wye Valley, both areas of outstanding natural beauty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forest House

Address: Cinderhill, Coleford GL16 8HQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Gloucestershire > Forest of Dean > Coleford
Price Range: $103 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms at the back are very quiet, but the village is quiet anyway so it probably doesn't matter too much.”
 of 5 bubbles 511gilld, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Dual aspect room on the front (3) is large and airy with a large en suite shower.”
 of 5 bubbles Sharr0nB, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was spacious with a sofa as well as a double bed.”
 of 5 bubbles Mrs_Cocoa_Jones, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a room in the front of the guest house which was very spacious”
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“Do not order the stilton sauce - it is for hardcore cheese fans only!”
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