Firework Displays in the Cotswolds 2021

Bonfire Night in the Cotswolds We can all picture it now; the excited little ones holding their sparklers, the teenagers wanting louder, more explosive fireworks and the adults enjoying a hot chocolate or maybe something a bit stronger! Bonfire night is always a great time for a get together and here in the Cotswolds, we …

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A Favourite Walk – Cornwell and Chastleton

Rosemary Wilson is a Cotswold Voluntary Warden, Chair of East District and an enthusiastic walk leader.  Rosemary shares one of her many favourite walks with StayCotswold – “Cornwell and Chastleton”. Ask me for a favourite walk I struggle as there are so many to choose from. Ask me for an easy walk with lots of …

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10 Things to do in Bath

What to do in Bath Visitors to Bath will struggle to keep within this list of our 10 things to do in Bath so if you have the chance you might just want to start planning your return visit before you’ve completed your first stay! 1. Walk on the original Roman pavements on a tour …

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Our Favourite Dog Walks in the Cotswolds

Cotswolds Dog Walks The Cotswolds, famous for quaint villages, incredible views and over 3,000 miles of public footpaths to explore. There is only thing that can make a holiday in the Cotswolds even better, and that is being able to share the experience with your favourite four-legged friend. To make the most of the stunning …

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The Best Burgers in the Cotswolds

The Best Burgers in the Cotswolds   Our Best Burger Awards for National Burger Day Who knew (we didn’t) that we actually have a National Burger Day in the UK which is always the Thursday before August Bank Holiday. So, we’ve had a bit of a vote around the office and decided to share with …

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The Cotswolds – the Equestrian Capital!

Cotswold Equestrian For anyone with a passion for horses and horse riding, the Cotswolds are a great location for a perfectly timed short break or holiday. With so many horse events, large and small, located throughout the region there is bound to be something equestrian to enjoy in addition to the beautiful views, fabulous hospitality …

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A Day Out at Blenheim Palace

A Day Out at Blenheim Palace Come rain or shine, Blenheim Palace is breath-takingly beautiful and a must-see destination in the Cotswolds. Built in 1705, Blenheim Palace has over 300 years of history to explore and as the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, no history lovers will be left disappointed! Although don’t misunderstand, Blenheim has …

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Michelin 2-star restaurants in the Cotswolds

Fine dining in the Cotswolds We all know that the Cotswolds has simply stunning scenery and amazing walks that invariably end up at a beautiful pub. However, what many may not know is that the area also has a disproportionately large number of quality restaurants for those who enjoy fine dining. The region boasts several …

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James and the Kingfishers

James and the Kingfishers… Tell us a bit about what you do at Cotswolds National Landscape? I have worked for the Cotswolds National Landscape for the last four years, originally as LEADER Programme Manager for the Cotswolds. My current role, as Partnerships & Fundraising Lead, allows me to work with organisations, such as StayCotswold, who …

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Cotswold Festivals this August bank holiday weekend

Cotswold Festivals The Feastival Alex James’ Farm, the Cotswolds. If you have never heard of it, you’re in for a serious treat. A glamorous (and gastronomic) Glastonbury! This Cotswold festival is an eclectic mix of non-stop amazing artists, celebrity chefs and fun activities for all the family. This year, Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, Sigala, Nile …

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