Valentine’s Day romance in Ross

Roses are red, violets are blue, this Valentine’s Day is all about you! Although it might not be quite the romantic getaway we had in mind, local shops and restaurants throughout Ross-on-Wye are making things easy and accessible by bringing the special day right to you and your loved one. Here are just a few ideas on how to make the most of romance this February.

Cross Keys Inn

Love is in the air at The Cross Keys Inn as well as the divine smell of homemade Valentines chocolate cheesecake. The limited Valentines menu consists of 2 Welsh Black beef burgers, 2 loaded fries, a free bottle of Pinot and a Valentines chocolate cheesecake heart. Their famous cheesecakes are also available to buy separately for £20 and flavours include: lemon meringue, chocolate orange, raspberry and vanilla and white chocolate and strawberry. Call 07833016777 to order yours for delivery now.
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Designer Flowers

These roses are certainly a radiant red and their violets are a beautiful blue! Designer flowers has the flower power to brighten up anyone’s day.  They can create bespoke displays depending on your request. They are offering a collection and delivery service too.
Visit to place your order.

Ross Wines

Take your taste buds all the way to the romantic destination of Sicily by purchasing this fruity red from Ross Wines. The Baglio Gibellina, U. Passimiento is a Valentine’s Day favourite. It is full of intense flavours; the palate is warm and full-bodied with harmonious acidity and smooth and elegant tannins. The full range of wines are on offer at discount Valentine prices: red; white and rose; still and sparking.
Visit or call 01 989 76 22 75 to order.

Plan ahead!

Surprise your loved one with some forward thinking and book this romantic overnight stay at The Old Barn House for the summer months ahead.  Located just 10 minutes from Ross-on-Wye, this accommodation offers a hot tub, beautiful country views, large private mature garden (with outside seating, outdoor games and gas BBQ) and is walking distance from a picturesque fishing lake (with complementary fishing for guests). The property has all the touches you would expect from a luxury cottage, including welcome basket of local produce on arrival and dogs are welcome. Full details of the property can be seen here:

Wharton Lodge

For something a little more private the two-person cottage at Wharton Lodge boasts parkland views from every room. The interior designed sitting room is stylish and comfortable with a dining area perfect for a romantic meal. A welcome hamper of provisions, fresh flowers, towels, bath robes, slippers, luxury toiletries, down pillows and luxurious Egyptian cotton bed linen all add to the comfort of your stay. Visit to plan ahead and make your booking for this summer.

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