Forest Barn Holidays

“High standards of accommodation, a warm welcome, and a delightful location” - VisitEngland Assessor


Littledean, Gloucestershire

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This tiny peaceful hamlet has stunning valley views across Soudley Valley. Accommodation is available in either a luxurious, 17th-century manor or one of the characterful converted barns; enjoy days out, walking and cycling. In your holiday home you’ll find a welcome hamper of local produce. The village pub is a short walk away or you can relax with a meal prepared by the site’s own chef. This is also the perfect venue for weddings and celebrations.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

Gold Award
Suitable for hearing impaired guests
Suitable for older and less mobile guests

Awards and ratings may only apply to specific accommodation units at this location.

Forest Barn Holidays
Sutton Baynham Farm, Sutton Road, LITTLEDEAN, Gloucestershire, GL14 2TU


  • Total units: 5
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire is home to a variety of landscapes. The Cotswolds, a region of gentle hills, valleys and gem-like villages, roll through the county. To their west is the Severn Plain, watered by Britain’s longest river, and characterised by orchards and farms marked out by hedgerows that blaze with mayflower in the spring, and beyond the Severn are the Forest of Dean and the Wye Valley.

Throughout the county you are never far away from the past. Neolithic burial chambers are widespread, and so too are the remains of Roman villas, many of which retain the fine mosaic work produced by Cirencester workshops. There are several examples of Saxon building, while in the Stroud valleys abandoned mills and canals are the mark left by the Industrial Revolution. Gloucestershire has always been known for its abbeys, but most of them have disappeared or lie in ruins. However, few counties can equal the churches that remain here. These are many and diverse, from the ‘wool’ churches in Chipping Campden and Northleach, to the cathedral at Gloucester, the abbey church at Tewkesbury or remote St Mary’s, standing alone near Dymock.


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