May Half Term/Hay festival still available at The Forge

The family-owned Whittern Estate in Herefordshire is home to a beautiful collection of 5 luxurious, self-catered holiday cottages, all set within a picturesque 700-acre historic landholding. Whether it’s for business or pleasure, a family reunion or a romantic break, we have cottages to suit you from a cosy bolt-hole for 2, to exclusive use of the entire estate that can sleep up to 60 guests for family house parties. 

These English Tourist Board rated 4 and 5 star self-catered holiday cottages provide a perfect country retreat that is both rejuvenating and inspiring. The estate is ideally located for those looking to explore Herefordshire and the surrounding counties. Guests can enjoy visiting the literary town of Hay-on-Wye, "Foodie" Ludlow, the historic cathedral city of Hereford and the stunning landscapes of the Brecon Beacons, Malvern Hills, Wenlock Edge and Shropshire Hills.

For those who are looking further afield, there is also a stunning self-catered Italian villa in the Tuscan Maremma area of Italy, with accommodation for up to 10 people. Cancello Rosso is ideally located for those looking for a base to discover and enjoy the Tuscan landscape and the nearby coast and beach life.

Arial view The Colloquy

The Colloquy

Luxury Party House

Sleeps 16 - 33
Party House
Leisure Facilities
Home Cinema
Our restored Victorian stable block that provides luxury group and business accommodation with a myriad of leisure facilities.

When booked with adjoining properties, can sleep 39!

Gardeners cottage,White Heron Properties,Herefordshire

Gardeners Cottage

Cosy Hideaway

Sleeps up to 6
Log Burner
Large Garden
Family & Dog Friendly
An informal country cottage that provides home from home comforts.

The Forge

Romantic Bolthole

Sleeps up to 3
Log Burner
Access to Pool
Contemporary Design
Contemporary chic, with lofty ceilings and painted wood-panelled walls, this light and airy barn provides comfort and privacy for a couple or a small family.

Field Cottage

Family friendly

Sleeps 4-5
Open Fire
Rural Location
Great for the family and the dog, its remote orchard location gives you a true taste of country living.

The Sherriffs

The Country House

Sleeps up to 18
Historic Property
Dog Friendly
Party House
This beautiful Queen Anne country house offers luxury accommodation for up to 18 guests. It retains many of its original features, but has been sympathetically updated to suit those of discerning taste.

The Lodge

Cosy Family Fun

Sleeps 4 - 6
Home Cinema
Large gardens
Access to Pool
Beautifully restored Victorian Lodge

Brook Barn


Rural Setting
Contemporary Design
Sleeps 2

Location , Cancello Rosso, Tuscany, Italy

Cancello Rosso

Italian Villa Retreat

Swimming Pool
Sleeps up to 10
Beach nearby
Panoramic Tuscan views
1½ Hours Away
The perfect Italian retreat, this beautiful Tuscan villa is the perfect base to explore both Tuscany and the coast. Ideally situated with stunning paroramic views and south facing terraces.