The Bench Mark is a private house offering eco-friendly bed and breakfast accommodation in a beautiful part of the West Midlands. Ideally located for walking (right on the Offas Dyke path), cycling, driving or just mooching about, the house is comfortable and centrally heated throughout. There is no TV, which makes for a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere, but if you bring along your own laptop, you are welcome to take advantage of the wireless internet access. There is a good supply of books, CDs and a variety of musical instruments.Kington is an attractive town with pleasantly idiosyncratic shops (including Englands last traditional clog-maker), a number of pubs and a selection of takeaways and food shops. The Bench Mark is run in a reasonably eco-friendly manner and is accredited as a Green Tourism business.Your host, Adam Watson, is a one-time bookbinder, who now weaves and spins in his spare time with occasional sallies into sculpture. He is an amateur musician, an avid reader, enj
The Benchmark Bed and Breakfast Rooms
BED_BREAKFAST - 3_STAR
The Double room is airy and light and offers guests plenty of space fr their stay. There are tea & coffee facilities, free wifi, free parking nearby and use of the properties facilities. The bathroom is shared with one other room.
BED_BREAKFAST - 3_STAR
The Twin room is airy and light and offers guests plenty of space fr their stay. There are tea & coffee facilities, free wifi, free parking nearby and use of the properties facilities. The bathroom is shared with one other room.
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We are located in Kington, Herefordshire near Offas Dyke.
Kington is ideally placed for walking (Offas Dyke long distance path, the Mortimer Trail,Hergest Ridge), exploring (Hereford, Leominster and the Black & White trail), antique and craft shops and, of course, books shops the ubiquitous Hay on Wye but also Leominster, Presteigne and indeed Kington. If you are on wheels then there are many beautiful roads to drive or cycle along. There are National Trust properties (Croft Castle, Berrington Hall) English Heritage (the beautiful Stokesay Castle) as well as many gardens, including Hergest Croft and Bryans Ground. For golfers there is Englands highest golf course nearby on Bradnor Hill
A hearty homecooked breakfast is included in the price of the room.
Terms and conditions
Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.
The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.