Goodrich Castle

Goodrich Castle

Overview

Goodrich Castle is one of the finest and best preserved of all English medieval castles. Standing majestically on a wooded hill, don't miss the wonderful views from the battlements, 'Roaring Meg' and the Civil War cannonballs.

 

Visit the website

Monday 10am–6pm

Tuesday 10am–6pm

Wednesday 10am–6pm

Thursday 10am–6pm

Friday 10am–6pm

Saturday 10am–6pm

Sunday 10am–6pm

Hostels nearby

Goodrich Castle

Ross on Wye , Herefordshire, HR9 6HY

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SO 57492 19289

Lat/Lng: 51.876754, -2.615809

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Cycling at YHA St Briavels Castle

Cycling in the Forest of Dean

Hop on your bike and explore the Forest of Dean. Try the Royal Forest Route which takes in a sculpture trail, mines dating back to the 1820's and a virtual lagoon of bluebells in spring!

Clearwell Caves

Clearwell Caves

Visit the atmospheric mine workings with nine impressive caverns and winding passageways - great whatever the weather.

Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Largest Wetland centre in the UK, with new flamingos and amazing other natural birds in a great surrounding.

Go Ape - Forest of Dean

Go Ape - Forest of Dean

High wire fun in the forest – climb rope ladders, zip wire through the trees and tackle high wire rope bridges.

Puzzlewood

Puzzlewood

Explore this unique and enchanting place, with meandering pathways and fantastic rock formations that inspired JRR Tolkien.

Inspire2Adventure

Inspire2Adventure

Exciting adventure in the forest - try Inspire2Adventure's Guided Open Canoe Expeditions, Gorge Scrambling Experience, Rock climbing and Abseiling and more!

Taurus Crafts

Taurus Crafts

So much to see! local craft workshops, events and shops to inspire your creativity. Throw your own pot or visit the garden retreat.

Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey

One of the greatest monastic ruins of Wales. Don't miss the Nave's west window which is currently being restored.     Visit the website

Monmouth Canoe Hire

Monmouth Canoe Hire

Just downstream from a small set of rapids, marking the start of a beautiful section of the Wye, there's 100 miles of canoe-able river.

Art gallery

Mariana-Art

This local gallery showcases original paintings, prints, ceramics and jewellery by D. Mariana Robinson. Art tuition available.

Cider Museum

Cider Museum

Housed in an old cider making factory, visitors walk through the original cellars and learn about the history of cider making.

Chepstow Museum

Chepstow Museum

Explore the rich and varied past of this ancient town, once an important port and market centre.

The Tempest

The Tempest at the castle

We are excited to announce the return of the Sevenoaks Shakespeare Society to YHA St Briavels Castle in July 2018.