Early Spring

As winter fades and the first signs of spring appear, March is an exciting time to discover the Wye Valley and the Forest of Dean. Rowan Tree Retreat offers the perfect base for your adventures, with picturesque walks through the forest and along the river, exciting events, and cosy comforts on your doorstep.

With direct access to stunning forest trails and the River Wye just a short stroll away, Rowan Tree Retreat is a haven for dog-friendly getaways. Explore scenic paths, let your furry friend enjoy some off-lead freedom, and maybe even try a new outdoor activity like paddleboarding or canoeing.

Lively Local Events

March brings a touch of festivity to the area! Experience the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley’s vibrant culture with events like:

Forest Fringe: Folk Music Extravaganza (March 16th): Immerse yourself in the sounds of local folk musicians at this special evening event.

Cheese and Local Brew Tastings: Indulge in delicious local flavours with frequent tasting sessions at the nearby Forest Deli.

After a day of exploration, Rowan Tree Retreat welcomes you back with its warm embrace. Soak in the hot tub with woodland views, unwind with games and books, or challenge your companions to a friendly game of pool or table tennis in the garage.

Why Rowan Tree Retreat is the Perfect March Escape

Dog-friendly Haven: With thoughtful touches for furry guests and direct access to walks, it’s ideal for canine companions.

Outdoor Enthusiast’s Dream: Discover forest trails, river walks and river cruises, access to internationally renowned Symonds Yat viewpoint and endless opportunities for adventure, cycling, kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding, rock climbing, bird watching, fishing, gorging, abseiling, rafting, wild swimming and more!

Cosy and Comfortable: Relax in bright, airy spaces or enjoy the hot tub overlooking the forest.

Ideal for Couples and Families: Accommodates groups of up to four for romantic getaways or fun family holidays.

Ready to experience the magic of March at Rowan Tree Retreat? Book your stay today! https://www.wyevallyretreat.co.uk