St Briavel's Castle, or King John's Hunting Lodge, was the administrative centre fro the Forest of Dean and residence of the King's Constable. Founded in the 12th Century, it was extensively rebuilt in the following century, and is now operated by the YHA as a Youth Hostel. For more info see St Braviels Youth Hostel.
- Taken: on 7 August 2005
- Nearest place: St Briavels
- Places to stay around Coleford
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