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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Holiday Homes and Cottages in Cheltenham

One of the largest towns in the Cotswolds, Cheltenham is an ideal place for visitors of all ages to experience this wonderful part of England. Known as Cheltenham Spa, a walking tour of the town is the perfect way to take in the sights and uncover hidden gems. Families can hire a rowing boat on …

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Camden Farms Barns

Nestled in the quintessential Cotswold countryside, Camden Farm Barns offers a unique getaway experience near the historic market town of Farringdon, in West Oxfordshire. This diverse group of properties can be booked individually or in any combination. The total number the properties can sleep is 42. The Barns provide a perfect opportunity to get together …

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Top 10 Things To Do with Kids in the Cotswolds

We reveal our top 10 list of the best things to do in the Cotswolds with toddlers and kids. With home-schooling over (permanently… we hope), we can’t wait to start planning fun activities for the whole family to enjoy over the Summer! After all your hard work with the family, we thought we’d do the …

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Benefits of Self-Catering in the Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is primarily known for its beauty; however, its stunning holiday cottages are right up there too! Combine this stunning location with beautiful self-catering properties and you’re clearly onto a winning formula. Self-Catering Cottages in the Cotswolds What better way to discover the region than to stay in one of our self-catered Cotswold cottages. …

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The Best Cotswold Villages and Towns – Our Top 10

We reveal our top 10 list of the best Cotswold villages and towns to visit, and why. From the quaintest, prettiest locations to the beautiful bustling high streets – read on to discover more. 1. Bampton Wondering why this gorgeous village looks familiar? We thought so! Bampton became Downton Village during the filming of the …

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Ten of the Best Pubs with Gardens in the Cotswolds

With the 12th of April looming, we can’t wait to be sitting in a beautiful pub garden sipping on a well-deserved tipple! We’ve rounded up ten of the best pubs in the Cotswolds with outdoor space to soak up the sunshine. The Angel at Burford Burford Situated just off the main street in Burford, The …

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Useful Holiday Home Owner Resources

Working as partners to bring you the best of the Cotswolds! We believe that our holiday and short let properties are the finest in the Cotswolds, so we only work in partnership with outstanding companies. We also believe in promoting local Cotswold companies and organisations and supporting the local business community. Whilst our Handpicked Recommendations offer you a …

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