If 2020 is the year that you intend to propose to that special person in your life then it’s time for you to discover romantic Herefordshire. A county of mountain walks, valley views, wonderful woodlands, nature trails and fabulous food. There are some beautiful and memorable places that will capture the moment and make Valentine’s Day extra special this year. Let’s not forget that it’s also a leap year, so ladies if your partner is a little shy, this is your year to take the lead and propose.
AMAZING PLACES TO PROPOSE
Surround yourself with nature, wildlife and ancient trees, feel the wind in your hair and look out onto the beautiful river meandering by. Take a romantic walk following the garden paths as they wend their way downhill to the riverside or stop on one of the pretty bridges for a special moment together. To find out more click here.
Imagine the breeze on your faces and the breath-taking vistas of the viewpoint at Queenswood Country Park for your magic moment. Historically a vast ancient oak wood that once stretched to the Welsh borders and beyond, this is a stunning location at any time of year. Its superb viewpoint with panoramic views to the Malvern Hills in the east across to the Black Mountains in the west provides the perfect romantic backdrop. To find out more click here.
The historic and stately National Trust property at Berrington Hall will add pomp and ceremony to proceedings. To make it completely private, how about venturing out onto the beautiful 14 acre boating lake away from all the hustle and bustle. Or pop the question in the unique ‘LOOK!LOOK!LOOK!’ contemporary sculptural pavilion, set at the heart of Capability Brown’s final garden masterpiece. To find out more click here.
If you’re feeling adventurous then why not propose at the top of Hereford Cathedral Tower. With fantastic views across Hereford City as far as the eye can see, you’ll definitely feel on top of the world. Make sure you’ve factored in the 218 steps up the tower first though, we wouldn’t want you to be too exhausted before you even start! To find out more click here.
FABULOUS FOOD FOR A SPECIAL OCCASION
Looking to organise a special romantic dinner this Valentine’s Day with fabulous food, a wonderful atmosphere and a warm welcome? Then let’s make it easy for you, we’ve listed our favourite Pubs and Restaurants in Herefordshire where the food would melt any heart.
Each of the fantastic pubs and restaurants listed are offering a wonderful Valentine’s Day menu, for more information or to book just click on the links below:
BRINGING THE GLITZ TO VALENTINE’S DAY
John McKellar has the most beautiful collection of designer, handmade platinum, silver and gold jewellery. Individual pieces that will make a statement and show how much you care. Located on Church Street in Hereford their lovely staff are knowledgeable and take pleasure in finding you that perfect piece.
Mike Gell Jewellery shop is situated in Hereford’s historic town centre on East Street, showcasing over seventy designer-makers. Focusing on supporting British makers who excel in high quality design and craftsmanship. With a vast array of styles to choose from and four jewellers onsite, it’s the perfect place to acquire that special engagement piece or to create a bespoke design.
Andrew Lamputt Silversmith & Jeweller specialises in beautiful antique and modern jewellery, with a wonderful collection of gorgeous and unique pieces for you to choose from. Known as Hereford’s best kept secret, this family run business, now in its 35th year can be found in St Owen Street, Hereford.
Make Valentine’s Day Extra Special this year!