Cotswold Festivals this August bank holiday weekend

Cotswold Festivals The Big 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, Becky Hill, Ministry of Sound […]

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Cotswold Holidays: The Best UK Holiday Destination

Whether you’re planning a romantic retreat or a family getaway, this region boasts an array of attractions and accommodations, ensuring a memorable stay for all. From Cotswolds holidays for couples to dog friendly holidays in the Cotswolds, this destination caters to every need and preference. Cotswold Holidays Offer A Year-Round Destination One of the standout […]

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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. The Best Villages in the Cotswolds 1. Bampton Wondering why this gorgeous village looks familiar? We thought so! Bampton became Downton Village […]

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Things To Do at Easter in the Cotswolds

An Eggcellent Easter in the Cotswolds Warmer days are almost upon us and we’re counting down the days till the Easter holidays. Experience all the wonders of Springtime that the Cotswolds has to offer – lambing, daffodils and plenty of Easter egg hunts! We’ve rounded up some of our top Easter activities for you to […]

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Top Ten Reasons to Visit The Cotswolds

As you can imagine, we LOVE the Cotswolds, so we’ve pulled together some of our favourite reasons to visit The Cotswolds Our 10 reasons why we think you should visit… #1 Explore the picture postcard villages The Cotswolds are famous for some of the most picturesque villages that you will find! Such as Burford, Bourton-on-the-Water, […]

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Weddings in the Cotswolds 

The Cotswold countryside is a perfect place for a wedding, no matter what time of the year it is, as the quintessential English villages provide a fairy tale backdrop for your wedding day. There are many local wedding venues to choose from, so if you’re wondering where to begin, we’ve rounded up a few of […]

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Best Roast dinners in Chipping Campden and Moreton-in-Marsh

Our favourite Sunday lunch spots in and around Moreton-in-Marsh We love a Sunday Roast here at team StayCotswold, and we’ve spent many a Sunday lunchtime in some of the finest local establishments all in the name of research. And now we’re going to share our recommendations with you here.  The Coach and Horses Inn, Longborough is […]

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve in The Cotswolds

5 Reasons to Book a Cottage in the Cotswolds for New Years Eve The Cotswolds, in the absolute heart of England, is a wonderful scenic destination that attracts people from around the world. And, when it comes to ringing in the New Year, this picturesque region offers a truly unforgettable experience.  Here are five great […]

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Cotswold Luxury Holiday Homes

The Best Luxury Cotswold Rentals Nestled in the picturesque heart of England, the Cotswolds offer a timeless escape for those seeking tranquillity and charm coupled with Cotswolds luxury holiday homes. With its rolling hills, charming villages, and stunning landscapes, it’s no wonder that the Cotswolds have become a favourite holiday or short break destination. Selecting […]

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10 Things to do in Broadway

10 Things to do in Broadway Often referred to as the ‘Jewel of the Cotswolds’, Broadway is ideally situated to explore the breathtaking countryside of the northern Cotswolds, and here are our top 10 things to do in the area: 1. Broadway Tower Where else can our Top 10 start other than at Broadway Tower […]

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Cotswolds – Which County to Stay In?

So, you’ve decided on a break in the Cotswolds. What a superb call! But which part of the Cotswolds to stay in? You’ve got to narrow down the huge choice of possible places to stay.  What county is the Cotswolds in? Not a straight forward answer – it’s in many – with 800 square miles […]

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What is The Cotswolds?

The terms ‘rolling green hills’, ‘picturesque’ and ‘honey-coloured limestone villages’ are oft-repeated when describing The Cotswolds. And for very good reason. What area is The Cotswolds Spanning just over 800 square miles of central-south-west England, the UK’s largest designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (A.O.N.B.) does exactly what it says on the tin. The landscape […]

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Best spas in The Cotswolds

For some the term ‘spa’ conjures up images of toga-clad Romans luxuriating in thermal pools within pillared courtyards. And so it was centuries ago in Bath. But 21st century tourists are now free to enjoy a thoroughly modern experience at Thermae Bath Spa. Here you can bask in the same mineral-rich, thermal waters but in […]

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