About Us

StayCotswold specialises in luxury cottages in the Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire Cotswolds. We have a fantastic range of properties including dog friendly cottages and properties for larger groups. Whether it’s a week’s holiday with your family, a corporate stay, or even a relocation, StayCotswold will have a property to meet your needs.

We have an extensive knowledge and a passion for everything the Cotswolds has to offer. Our properties are visited personally and we ensure that they are kept up to the highest standards. We know holidays are important to families and friends alike, and our personal and dedicated service is something we are passionate about providing. 



Fergus Mitchell

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fergus@staycotswold.com

Fergus established StayCotswold following a career in publishing, marketing and event management. As a resident in the Cotswolds since 2000, he built his own local portfolio of property investments and launched StayCotswold to offer holidays and short lets plus a corporate and relocation service.
Top Cotswolds Tip: make sure you pay a visit to some of the outstanding Cotswolds pubs, such as the Five Alls in Filkins or the Plough at Kelmscott.

James Ellwood

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james@staycotswold.com

I grew up in Witney and now live in Cheltenham. I feel very lucky to have this beautiful part of the world on my doorstep. My commute across the Cotswolds each day has to be one of the best around! Having joined StayCotswold from the world of European holiday lets, sourcing some of the best villas across Europe for the most discerning of travellers – now being able to bring travellers to the Cotswolds, placing them in one of our incredible properties and giving them tips on where to go and what to see is a real privilege.
Favourite Cotswold Area: It has to be Stow on the Wold which has an abundance of character and some of the best pubs, cafés and boutique shops around.

Becky Wright

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becky@staycotswold.com

I look after the marketing for StayCotswold and it is such a privilege working with such stunning properties in a beautiful part of the world. What I love most about living in the Cotswolds is that there is always something happening, such as food and music festivals, car shows, and quirky events like rubber duck racing and football in the river at Bourton-on-the-Water.

Annabel Taylor

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annabel@staycotswold.com

I’m the Operations Manager at StayCotswold – in other words I am StayCotswold's OCD and compliance matriarch! Property and the Law are my two passions so I get to feed both of them on a daily basis, whilst working with some truly stunning properties in my favorite part of the country.
My ideal Sunday: Getting up and playing netball or going to pilates, followed by a nice long walk somewhere in the Cotswolds, ending up at a traditional pub for a yummy roast dinner and glass of New Zealand sauvignon blanc and then rounding the day off reading the Times, curled up by the fire. 

Darron Clarke

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darron@staycotswold.com

I manage the property maintenance and grounds of StayCotswold's outstanding properties with conservation very much in mind. I grew up around Witney and Chipping Norton, and what I love about the Cotswolds is its abundance of wildlife of which I regularly see on my field walks around the Cotswolds and whilst I am out and about at our properties.