Portland House B&B Ross on Wye - AA 4 GOLD STAR Highly Commended. Considered one of the best B&Bs in the UK.
Portland House is uniquely placed in the Wye Valley near Monmouth and near to Ross on Wye in an area of outstanding natural beauty; adjacent to the famous Symonds Yat Rock and Gorge on the outskirts of the Forest of Dean. The River Wye is just five minutes away on foot - voted best river in England and Wales. Wonderful walks direct from our door. Ross on Wye is 10 minutes in the car. Wheelchair and family friendly.
Just prepare to relax as a wonderful welcome and experience awaits you at our elegant home. The house is Grade 2 listed and has a wealth of character and charm plus a fascinating history; the oldest part of the house is Georgian (1676) - not overly large but very spacious for guests to feel relaxed and comfortable, and especially cosy during the autumn and winter months. In the spring/ summer you can relax in the interesting award winning garden or during autumn/winter in our very attractive lounge with a log fire; as well as enjoy the elegant dining room and our wonderful 3 course breakfasts from the AGA with home made and local ingredients.
All rooms are spacious and equipped with a service tray, hair dryer and shaver point, plus seating area with magazines. A trouser press is also available as well as iron and ironing board, and guests have use of a laundry room. Lots of local information available for all the family.
Portland House has been graded as 4 stars by the AA and awarded a Green Business Award and Wildlife Action Award. Recently awarded 5 stars for excellence under food hygiene regulations. Chosen by the AA to be included in its new edition of The Best B and Bs in the UK.
For the romantics amongst you, the majestic Monmouth Suite, with its own entrance hallway, has a unique 4-poster bed.
For wheelchair users and people with limited mobility, the luscious Lloyd Suite, just off the ground floor hallway has been awarded a M2 level rating for accessibility.
The private Ross Family Suite on the second floor has two adjoining bedrooms to accommodate a family of 5-6. Also The elegant Magnolia Room (double), overlooking our Magnolia Tree, the attractive Doward Room, (Twin) overlooking the Doward and the pretty Marstow Room, (double) overlooking farmland.
With this range of inclusive accommodation Portland House is considered to be one of the best venues for family and group events besides being an ideal place to stay for couples of all ages and types.
It's easy to find us. Just head North from the historic town of Monmouth on A40, after about 3 miles you will see a service station on your left. Just after this is the Whitchurch turnoff. Enter the village onto the Llangrove Road and look for the walls and gate portals of Portland House immediately to your right...