Symonds Yat Rock Lodge: Access statement

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Car parking:

  • Park on site adjacent to the accommodation, with easy ground level access straight into the rooms.
  • We offer assistance with bags on arrival, for further assistance (eg. with subsequent shopping) please just ask.

Public transport provision:

  • Rail: Lydney is the nearest station (9 miles), a taxi from there is approx. £16
  • Bus: The nearest stop is approx. ½ mile. This is for buses to Coleford, Gloucester etc.

Shops and amenities:

  • The nearest amenities are at Berryhill (1 mile): Post Office, pharmacy, pubs, general store (The Dairy), hairdressers.
  • Coleford (2 miles) is a small market town with all normal amenities.
  • Provisions can be delivered directly to your door.
  • Shopmobility scheme: the nearest is at Ross-on-Wye (9 miles).

Main entrance and reception:

  • Reception (in the dining room) is open whilst we are serving breakfast. At all other times, please ring the bell for attention.
  • The entrance to reception is at ground level (ie there are no steps).
  • The door to reception is a standard, relatively light weight door with no closing mechanism.
  • There is a seating area in reception, with a coffee table for any administration.
  • The floor is level throughout, and into the guests’ garden seating area.
  • All doors are 750mm or wider.


  • Rooms are signed with brass numbers (they are also consecutively numbered 1-8 from right to left).
  • There is relatively good colour contrast to floors, walls and doorways. All entrances have external lighting.
  • No bedrooms are specifically adapted for wheelchair use. All B&B rooms have a relatively restricted bathroom space, with showers. Self-catering apartments 6, 7 and 8 have sleeping areas upstairs and shower rooms. Self-catering apartment 5 has a large bathroom with a bath, and a double sofa bed (approx 40cm off the floor) downstairs as well as double bed upstairs).
  • Assistance dogs are welcome (we are Pet Friendly accommodation). Dogs can have free run of the guests’ garden. Please note that this is not entirely enclosed.
  • Task lighting can be provided on request.
  • Telephones are not provided.

Breakfast Room:

  • There is adequate space and two seating types. Additionally, furniture can easily be moved for ease of accommodation.
  • Prices, menu and other information are provided in the dining room and room information packs. All is available verbally.
  • We cater for any special dietary requirements, but would ask for some notice.

How we reduce our environmental impact:

  • Recycling bins provided and we separate and recycle for guests.
  • Buy local and promote local.
  • Suntubes to utilise natural light.
  • Sewage tank cleans water without any chemicals or energy use.
  • Provide bike storage to encourage this mode of transport.
  • Minimise packaging with soap dispensers, homemade jam from local produce in reused jars etc.
  • Low energy bulbs
  • Sewage tank cleans water without any chemicals or energy use.
  • Efficient, well-maintained boiler.
  • Wash at low temperatures and air dry all year.
  • Minimise use of cleaning products by maximising hard work and cleaning often.
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Symonds Yat Rock Lodge, Hillersland, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 7NY    Tel: 01600 773220

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Hillersland, Coleford


GL16 7NY

01600 773220

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