Wilton Court

History is baked into the walls at Helen and Roger Wynn’s ‘good-value’ restaurant-with-rooms, in an Elizabethan magistrates’ court on the banks of the River Wye. More

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Wilton Court
Wilton Lane
Ross-on-Wye
Herefordshire
HR9 6AQ
England
01989 562569
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Hotel information

Bedrooms

11. 1 on ground floor.

Open

all year except first 2 weeks Jan.

Facilities

library, bar, restaurant, private dining room, free Wi-Fi, in-room TV (Freeview), ½-acre grounds, only restaurant suitable for disabled.

Background music

in restaurant at mealtimes.

Children

all ages welcomed.

Dogs

allowed (£10 per stay), not in restaurant.

Credit cards

Amex, MasterCard, Visa.

Prices

[2016] per room B&B £135–£185, D,B&B £195–£235. Set dinner £32.50, à la carte £40–£45. 1-night bookings refused weekends Apr–Oct.

Good Hotel Guide Review

History is baked into the walls at Helen and Roger Wynn’s ‘good-value’ restaurant-with-rooms, in an Elizabethan magistrates’ court on the banks of the River Wye. The 16th-century building retains many original features (stone mullion windows, ancient wood beams, fireplaces) – a characterful backdrop to the personal collection of objets d’art on display. In ‘a great position’ on the river bank, the old courthouse is ‘close enough to walk easily into town, but far out enough to be very quiet’. Bedrooms are individually decorated with flowers boldly blooming on striking wallpaper; all look over the river or the garden. ‘Our large room had a big, comfortable bed, and a splendid view over the river and the old stone bridge. The compact modern bathroom had plenty of storage space; a good shower,’ said regular Guide contributors in 2016. Eat in: served in the conservatory restaurant, chef Rachael Williams’s classic-with-a-twist dinners use seasonal Herefordshire ingredients, perhaps venison ‘enhanced by good red cabbage and excellent, garlicky dauphinoise potatoes’. ‘We will return.’ (Peter Anderson, and others)

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Wilton Court
Wilton Lane
Ross-on-Wye
Herefordshire
HR9 6AQ

Guest comments

'Wonderful stay. Friendly efficient staff, good food, comfortable room with lovely views. ' - Annabel Thomas - July, 2013
'I foound the repetitive opera music in the restaurant too much. I asked or it to be turned down or off but they only slightly reduced it. ' - H D - November, 2012
'Helen the owner runs a tight ship and cannot do enough for you. The food is first class. ' - Peter Adam - June, 2012

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Tourist attractions

  • Ross-on-Wye Heritage Centre

    The heritage of this historic town on panels, in photographs, by computer slide-show and in video format.

  • Wye Valley

    An area of outstanding natural beauty.

  • Forest of Dean

    Over 110 square kilometres of mixed, ancient woodlands, with the River Wye to the north and the River Severn to the south.