Located in the most picturesque street in the market town of Ross-on-Wye, this 14th century hotel maintains many of its original features, including oak beams and a large stone fireplace.

Located on either the first or second floor, all rooms feature an private bathroom and tea and coffee facilities. Free filtered water is also provided, and rooms have free Wi-Fi. There is free parking available on site.

The restaurant is also open to non residents and is extremely popular in the local area. It features a 62 foot well as its centerpiece, and uses fresh market produce. The Kings Bar has a good range of single malts, wines and 2 local real ales.

A great location for exploring The Wye Valley, Black Mountains, Tintern Abbey and Symonds Yat, the hotel is within a 40 minute drive of Cardiff and Cheltenham. Goodrich Castle, The Forest of Dean and The Welsh Marches are also easily accessible for day trips.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

The Kings Head Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 1, 2006

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Travel Sustainable property
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose The Kings Head Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • I’m looking to stay for 3 nights in end of April however I’m worried about parking What happens if there are no places to park in your car park ?
    We have our own car park behind the hotel, which normally has enough capacity. There is a public car park behind our car park
    Answered on March 9, 2020
  • I note that dogs are accepted. Are they allowed in the bar area and in the breakfast room please?
    Dogs are allowed in the bar and library. Breakfast can be served in the library, on request. Dogs are not allowed in the restaurant
    Answered on June 21, 2021
  • Is there a garden
    We have a small patio area behind the hotel
    Answered on November 1, 2019
  • Are well behaved dogs allowed in the room/building and what is the additional charge for bringing a pet?
    dogs are allowed in the bar, library and guest bedrooms, subject to a £5 charge and prior notification
    Answered on May 10, 2021
  • Hi by any chance does the building have a lift thanks
    The hotel does not have a lift, all rooms are on first or second floor. Our stairs are not suitable for guests with mobility issues
    Answered on May 10, 2021
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Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site


Amenities of The Kings Head Hotel
  • Outdoor furniture
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Packed lunches
  • Room service
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian

House rules The Kings Head Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:30 PM - 9:30 PM


7:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express The Kings Head Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

All rooms are on either first or second floor, and there is no elevator. The hotel is not suitable for anyone who has difficulty with stairs.

Reservations for the restaurant are necessary. To guarantee a reservation at the restaurant please contact the hotel in advance to reserve a table, once you have booked your room. Bar meals are not served on Friday and Saturday nights or when the restaurant is very busy.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform The Kings Head Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Kings Head Hotel

  • Room options at The Kings Head Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Single

  • The Kings Head Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The prices at The Kings Head Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Kings Head Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Guests staying at The Kings Head Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free
      • À la carte

    • Check-in at The Kings Head Hotel is from 3:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • The Kings Head Hotel is 0.8 miles from the center of Ross on Wye.

    • Yes, The Kings Head Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.