Charades Guest House

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Guest House with 6 rooms £55-£85 prpnb


Charades Guest House

Charades Guest House

Front Entrance, late Victorian Gentleman's Villa Dating back to 1877 Within 10 minutes walk of coach and rail links and the City oh Hereford.


32 Southbank Road,


Charades Guest House is perfectly placed just ten minutes’ walk from the City of Hereford and coach and railway links.

Charades Guest House offers the very best setting for superior accommodation in a quiet conservation area. The owners Helen and Steve Craddock offer excellent facilities, and have lovingly restored the property over the past 10 years to ensure all their guests feel comfortable. The house was built in 1877 and sits in large gardens which guests can enjoy, it benefits from its own private car park which is well lit in the grounds of the house.

The six ensuite bedrooms are all spacious and light, with some giving spectacular views over the city, the Cathedral and the Black Mountains beyond. Rooms retain many period features including fire places and ground floor areas have Victorian coving and ceiling roses.

All rooms have power showers and are dressed in light oak furniture. Rooms are made up in top quality Egyptian cotton bedding and bespoke upholstery. Each room has a flat screen colour TV, tea & coffee making facilities, hospitality tray and toiletries.

Fibre Optic Wi-Fi access is complementary during your stay. There is also a big collection of Titanic memorabilia on display for your enjoyment.
Guests can also enjoy the facilities of a nearby spa a daily charge. (Please ask when booking) There are facilities in our dining room for guests to store and heat food.

Children welcomeTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsUnlicensedSpecial diets availableLounge for residents' useIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenTotally non-smokingDogs/pets NOT acceptedCentral heatingElectric shaver pointsTelephone (public)Television availableGolf available (onsite or nearby)Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVegetarian diet availableAmerican Express acceptedDesignated smoking areaWiFi or internet accessLeisure club (onsite or nearby)Single sex groups welcomedHairdryer

Please alert us to any food intolerances at the time of booking . Children welcome from age 5.



See location of Charades Guest House on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 518403  Lat: 52.06002 Long: -2.70382

Charades is situated just off the A4103 (Aylestone Hill) road into Hereford. Turn into Southbank Road, then right into Southbank close Charades is 200 yards up on the left hand side. From the railway station, turn second right over the railway bridge and take the1st turn on the right along Southbank road into Southbank close.


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • UnlicensedUnlicensed
  • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
  • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
  • Dogs/pets NOT acceptedDogs/pets NOT accepted
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Television availableTelevision available
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • American Express acceptedAmerican Express accepted
  • Designated smoking areaDesignated smoking area
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • Single sex groups welcomedSingle sex groups welcomed
  • HairdryerHairdryer

Please alert us to any food intolerances at the time of booking . Children welcome from age 5.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
    • YesGravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
    • YesEntrance to reception
    • YesOne or more bedrooms
    • YesLounge
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall
  • YesClear surfaces such as glass doors have contrast markings


  • YesBedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
  • Bathrooms available with:
    • YesSeparate shower unit


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • four
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance well lit
  • YesBell at main entrance


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan