Get away from it all with a holiday cottage stay in Stow-on-the-Wold! Located in the stunning North Cotswolds, Stow-on-the-Wold is one of the best-known market towns in the region. The highest of the Cotswold towns, the vast market square testifies to the towns former importance and is where you will find an ancient cross at one end and the town stocks at the other. Today it hosts a farmer’s market on the 2nd Thursday of every month.Read More
The town is well known as an antique shopping centre, where at last count you could wander between the nine antique shops on offer. Equally popular are the choice of wonderful restaurants, gastro pubs, bistros, tea rooms and cafes where you can enjoy a bite to eat whilst watching the world go by. You should always try and fir in a visit to the Porch House which is one of the oldest inns in Britain.
Art lovers should call in to the Fosse Gallery which has regularly featured some of the most important contemporary British art since it first opened in 1980. Often described as one of the most important UK art galleries, it features work from emerging talent alongside collections from celebrated and established artists.
Venture out of town and just fifteen minutes away by car you will find Broadway Tower – an iconic landmark that was the brainchild of ‘Capability Brown’. Today you can view wonderful exhibitions about the history of the tower across three of the floors, and at the top you can take in breath-taking views across sixteen counties. Pop into Tower Barn before you leave to grab a coffee and choose a gift in the quaint on-site shop.
A foodie must visit is nearby Daylesford Organics farm. Pre-book one of their incredible cookery school workshops and create a fabulous meal with produce from their organic market garden. Or you can always leave the cooking to someone else, and take a seat in the Trough Café, The Old Spot Restaurant or the Legbar.
With so much to see and do in the area, you will want to ensure you book more than a few nights stay in one of our delightful Cotswold holiday cottages. Each of our hand-picked properties are more than just a place to lay your head. Featuring divinely comfortable bedrooms, stylish well-equipped kitchens and sumptuously furnished lounges – you will have to tear yourself away from your home from home each morning.
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