Take the M48 across the Severn Bridge (for which the toll is currently £6.00 for a car - free for blue badge holders), and immediately leave the M48, taking the A466 signposted for Chepstow and Monmouth.
Stay on this road around the outskirts of Chepstow, through Tintern and Llandogo and across Bigsweir Bridge (controlled by traffic lights).
Immediately after crossing the bridge, bear right up the hill following the signposts for Coleford. The entrance to Lindors is about ¾ mile along this road on the right.
Take the M50 which leads into the A40 towards Monmouth. Turn left onto the A466 (signposted Chepstow) at the traffic lights on the Monmouth by-pass.
After about 7 miles in the direction of Chepstow, take the sharp left signposted Coleford, immediately before Bigsweir Bridge. The entrance to Lindors is about ¾ mile along this road on the right.
Take the A40 towards Ross-on-Wye then left on to the A48 towards Chepstow for approximately 15 miles.
After passing through Blakeney, 1¾ miles turn right signposted for Bream, Whitecroft and Lydney. Drive into Lydney and turn right into Bream Road signposted B4231 to Monmouth and Coleford.
After 4½ miles turn right at the T-junction onto the B4228 towards Coleford then immediately turn first left towards Clearwell. After one third of a mile take the first left towards Bigsweir and the Wye Valley. After 3 miles you will find Lindors on your left.
Alternatively, take the M5, M50 and A40 towards Monmouth, and follow the directions above.
Travel to Lydney railway station or Chepstow railway station. There is no taxi rank at Lydney and taxis are infrequent at Chepstow, so it is advisable to pre-book a taxi from the station to Lindors - 8 miles from Lydney and 9 miles from Chepstow.
Travel to Chepstow. Taxis are usually available opposite the bus station. However, it is advised that you pre-book to avoid a delay..
The Lake District, the Peak District, the Wye Valley; each is packed with a wealth of attractions
to keep your whole family entertained this summer. And in case caves, castles, walks and watersports weren't enough to whet your appetite, we're also extending our fabulous children's discounts so your children 10 and under can stay for free!
The offer extends to all our fantastic summer family holidays at Abbot Hall, Lindors Country House and Willersley Castle hotels, so whether it's Cumbria, Derbyshire or the Welsh-English border, that family holiday just got a little bit more appealing.
We have also added a fabulous offer from £60 per person Dinner Bed and Breakfast on selected dates for our Summer family breaks between 15th July to 2nd September at the hotels below.
Abbot Hall Hotel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria
Lindors Country House Hotel, nr. Lydney, Gloucestershire
Willersley Castle Hotel, nr. Matlock, Derbyshire
Prices on selected dates £60 per person Dinner Bed and Breakfast, 3 night Minimum Stay. Other package options are available to suit your family's particular holiday requirements. Please call the hotels for dates when this offer is available and further details.
Friend of Sidholme Music Room are now only £3,000 away from their £30k target to restore seven Osler Glass Chandeliers.