Courses

Accommodation

The Wobage Farmhouse flat. Sheila Casson has a self-contained flat, a double with its own small bathroom (shower, loo, basin) and small kitchen (electric cooker, kettle and fridge). £25/night.

Sue and John Teire Winters Farm, Oxenhall, Newent, Glos. GL18 1RL Tel: 01531 821902.
Winters Farm is a lovingly restored timber-framed house, just a few miles from Wobage. Sue is a pottery enthusiast and an ex-Harrow student. She is offering buffet style breakfast at £22 per person/night. She has one single ensuite, one twin with shared bathroom. Also an attic room which is a double, again with shared bathroom, but which could accommodate up to three if a larger group didn’t mind sharing.

Wharton Farm B&B +44 (0) 1989 750255 Close to Wobage and recommended by previous course participants

Other B&Bs/self-catering/camping

May Hill View B&B and self catering, Upton Bishop+44(0)1989 780469 http://www.mayhillview.co.uk/

East View B&B, Bromsash +44(0)1989 750508  http://www.eastviewbedandbreakfast.co.uk/

Church Corner B&B Much Marcle. HR8 2LY. +44 (0)1531 660649 or mobile: 07906306949. http://www.muchmarclebandb.co.uk/

Upper Buckenhill Mongolian Yurt – Authentic Mongolian yurt in idyllic Herefordshire countryside. Sleeps up to 4 people, includes a kingsize bed and a decorated Mongolian sofa bed. 4 miles, an 8 minute drive from Wobage pottery. Self-catering with on-site shower, loo and kitchen. Contact Bridget or Tim on 01432 860411 http://www.themongolianyurt.co.uk/

Linden House B&B +44 (0) 1989 565373 www.lindenguesthouse.com

Broome Farm B&B +44 (0) 1989 562824 www.broomefarmhouse.co.uk

Hooks Barn Self-catering 07944962438 www.hooksbarn.weebly.com

Forest Edge B&B www.forestedge.org.uk
Lea House B&B www.leahousebandb.com
Sunnymount Hotel +44 (0) 1989 563880
Benhall Farm B&B/Self catering +44 (0) 1989 563900 www.benhallfarm.com

The Olde House, Upton Bishop. Self-catering – contact Jane Fray +44 (0) 1989 780383 www.oldehouse.com. A walk away from the pottery, sleeps six, cost effective for a larger group workshop.

CAMPING

No charge for very basic camping here at Wobage. There is plenty of space in surrounding gardens and orchard, however we can only offer loos and basin, hot water but presently no shower. For more comfort see below.

Broadmeadow Caravan Park – Tel. 01989 768076 www.broadmeadow.info

Welsh Bicknor Youth Hostel, near Goodrich. HR9 6JJ. Tel 01594 860300 Reception open 0800-1000hrs and 1700-2200hrs. www.YHA.org.uk
Recommended if you’re on a budget, 3 star former Victorian rectory, set in 25acres of relaxed riverside grounds with spendid views of the Royal Forest of Dean and Symonds Yat Rock. It has camping and self-catering facilities. The hostel is open to non-members.

Useful Websites


www.visitherefordshire.co.uk

www.forestofdean.gov.uk

Tourist Information Centres

Ross-on-Wye - 01989 562768
Ledbury – 01531 634313
Forest of Dean – 01594 812388