Market Town Of Ledbury, Herefordshire

Ledbury makes top 10 list of best Christmas shopping cities

The Guardian has named nearby Ledbury in Herefordshire as one of the best Christmas shopping cities in Europe! Although just a market town, Ledbury has made the top ten list alongside big hitters such as Munich and Prague.

The Guardian says “With its stilted 17th-century Market House, timber-framed buildings, great independent shops and arty vibe, the market town has bags of atmosphere. Plus it’s in a particularly lovely part of the country, should a winter walk beckon.” And who are we to argue? Ledbury is just a 30 minute drive from our lovely holiday cottages, making them the perfect place to spend a pre-Christmas break.

We have some pre-Christmas availability at all four of our holiday cottages. With our accommodation sleeping from 2 to 22 people they make the ideal base for a pre-Christmas get together with friends or family. Spend the perfect weekend shopping for Christmas gifts in Ledbury, one of Europe’s best places to shop for Christmas presents, followed by a local tipple and some hearty food in one of Ledbury’s old pubs. The next day you can burn off the previous days excesses by taking a walk in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside.

Book your Christmas shopping trip now!