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Bourton House Garden [Garden]

Bourton-on-the-Hill, Moreton-in-Marsh

Bourton House Garden, Bourton-on-the-Hill, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

Back in 1983, a neglected, wild piece of land sat surrounding an 18th century manor house in the pretty Cotswolds village of Moreton-in-Marsh. From that year on, the Paice family took on the task of creating a perfect garden setting and the result is... more

Cotswold House Spa [Spa]

Cotswold House Hotel, The Square, High Street, Chipping Campden

Cotswold House Spa, Cotswold House Hotel, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

While at some spas, you find yourself elbowed out from your peaceful swim by a noisy aqua aerobics class or jolted out of some quiet contemplation by children in armbands, at Decleor Spa, set in a converted coach house, they believe small and... more

Batsford Arboretum [Garden]

Batsford, Moreton-in-Marsh

Batsford Arboretum, Batsford, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

? Take a stroll around the glorious Batsford Arboretum tucked into the Cotswold Hills for a crash course in trees and shrubs followed by scrumptious home-baked coffee and cake at the pretty Garden Terrace Cafe (there's also a restaurant for... more

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway [Attraction / Activity]

The Railway Station, Toddington

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway, The Railway Station, Toddington, Gloucestershire

For nostalgia fans, railway buffs and, well, anyone who loves whistling through the beautiful Cotswolds countryside, a trip on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway makes a grand day out. The 24-mile round trip from Cheltenham Racecourse to... more

Tewkesbury Abbey [Attraction / Activity]

Church Street, Tewkesbury

Tewkesbury Abbey, Church Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

You really shouldn’t go to picture-pretty Tewkesbury without a little stroll around the 12th century abbey. Tewkesbury Abbey has lots of things to boast about (it has the highest Norman tower in the country, its Romanesque beauty much praised by... more

Corinium Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Park Street, Cirencester

Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire

Discover the archaeology of the Cotswolds at the award-winning Corinium Museum. Cirencester was Roman Britain second largest city and at Corinium Museum you can experience life as a Roman; marvel at the stunning mosaics, enjoy the sights and smells... more

Elan Spa at The Greenway Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Flat 8, Brookbank Close, Cheltenham

Elan Spa at The Greenway Hotel & Spa, Flat 8, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

The Greenway Spa is the perfect playground for those who want some serious rural respite. Blending seemlessly with the serenity of its Cotswolds location, the luxurious and characterful Elan Spa is home to a fine crop of beauty names including... more

Clearwell Caves [Attraction / Activity]

Clearwell, Coleford

Clearwell Caves, Clearwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire

Clearwell Caves are now a working mining museum where visitors can see impressive caverns with geological and mining displays. Iron ore from the Caves has been used over many centuries to make tools, weapons and machinery. Some forms of the iron ore... more

The Kendleshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

Henfield Road, Coalpit Heath, Bristol

The Kendleshire Golf Club, Henfield Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Perhaps the finest of West Country architect Adrian Stiff’s collection of courses, opened in 1997 with an additional nine holes later constructed by Peter McEvoy. User-friendly, well-mounded with thickets and lakes, an easy walking par 70 course,... more

The Gloucester Folk Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

99/103 Westgate Street, Gloucester

The Gloucester Folk Museum, 99/103 Westgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Set over three floors of a beautiful Tudor and Jacobean timber-framed building, the Gloucester City and Folk Museum will draw you into some of England’s most fascinating periods of history. Wind your way through this atmospheric space and admire the... more

Dyrham Park [Garden]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park The magnificent formal gardens of Dyrham Park were laid out when the grand house was built but became unfashionable by the late 18th century. They were largely cleared away or filled in when the... more

Berkeley Castle [Historic House]

Berkeley, BERKELEY, Berkeley

Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Berkeley, Gloucestershire

They don’t come much more historic than Berkeley Castle. This Gloucestershire landmark has played host to Francis Drake, Elizabeth I and a succession of other royalty as well as being celebrated by Shakespeare and the scene of Edward II’s murder back... more

Hidcote [Garden]

Hidcote Bartrim, Chipping Campden

Hidcote, Hidcote Bartrim, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire


Explore a beautiful Arts and Crafts Garden at Hidcote Twisting lanes of the Cotswold countryside lead to Hidcote Manor Garden, one of the most inventive and influential gardens of the 20th century. Its structure of outdoor `rooms´,... more

Chavenage House [Historic House]

Chavenage House, Chavenage, Tetbury

Chavenage House, Chavenage House, Tetbury, Gloucestershire

A Cotswold manor pretty much unaltered for the last 400 years, Chavenage House in Gloucestershire is featuring as Trenwith House in the hugely popular Poldark. Prior to that it was probably best known as Candleford Manor in the series Larkrise to... more

Rodmarton Manor [Historic House]

Rodmarton, Cirencester

Rodmarton Manor, Rodmarton, Cirencester, Gloucestershire

Rodmarton Manor is one of the last country houses to be built and furnished by hand between 1909 and 1929, using local stone, timber and local craftsmen. All the furniture was made especially for the house, to the Cotswold Arts and Crafts ideals.The... more

Kiftsgate Court [Garden]

Chipping Campden

Kiftsgate Court, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Kiftsgate Court Gardens is a series of interconnecting gardens each with its distinct character and secrets. The gardens are a plantsman´s delight with species from all over the world. A glorious garden of roses, perennials and much more, around a... more

Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection [Museum / Art Gallery]

The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water

Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection, The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire

Sitting in possibly one of the prettiest villages in England – Bourton-on-the-Water – The Cotswold Motoring Museum and Toy Collection is stuffed to the gills with every conceivable type of car both life-size and toy-size. Wander through the museum’s... more

Snowshill Manor & Garden [Garden]

Snowshill, Broadway

Snowshill Manor & Garden, Snowshill, Broadway, Gloucestershire


Discover the hidden treasures of Snowshill Manor and Garden A Cotswold home packed with unusual treasures collected by one Charles Wade, Snowshill Manor and Garden near Broadway in Gloucestershire is a brilliant day out. The house... more

Barnsley House Spa & Skincare Centre [Spa]

Barnsley House, Cirencester

Barnsley House Spa & Skincare Centre, Barnsley House, Cirencester, Gloucestershire

winding pathway will take you from the main house, through Barnsley House gardens and eventually to a few steps that carry you down to the spa and outdoor heated hydrotherapy pool. Inside the spa, the garden and outside elements have been carried... more

The Players Golf Club [Golf Course]

Codrington, Bristol

The Players Golf Club, Codrington, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Designer Adrian Stiff, a co-owner, created his toughest test to date in 2002 with six tees offering distances between a monster 7,663 yards to a user-friendly 5,919. A seriously tough layout and subtle borrows on the quick greens. The third is a... more

The Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Brunswick Road, Gloucester

The Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery, Brunswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Bring one of England’s most historical cities to life at the Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery, a recipient of heritage lottery funding, which now boasts a new lease of life and exciting interactive visitor experience. Home to some of the most... more

Avon Valley Railway [Attraction / Activity]

Bitton Station Bath Road, Bitton, Bitton, Bristol

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station Bath Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

A friendly, local, steam railway bringing back the sounds and smells of steam to the Avon Valley. Opened in 1869 by the Midland Railway as a through route between the Birmingham and the South Coast, the line was later linked to the iconic Somerset... more

Westbury Court Garden [Garden]

Westbury-on-Severn

Westbury Court Garden, Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire


Explore the only Dutch style water garden in the Country Westbury Court Garden is a rare Dutch garden of water and simple green spaces, surviving from the 17th century Restored in the 1970s to become the best example in England. A... more

Chapel Spa [Spa]

North Place, Cheltenham

Chapel Spa, North Place, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Having carved out a position as a favourite among serious spa enthusiasts, there is no doubt a visit to Chapel Spa in Cheltenham will impress. Revive tired minds and ease muscle tension with a whole host of therapeutic and pampering treatments from... more

Snowshill Manor & Garden [Historic House]

Snowshill, Broadway

Snowshill Manor & Garden, Snowshill, Broadway, Gloucestershire


Discover the hidden treasures of Snowshill Manor and Garden Set in the Cotswolds, Snowshill Manor House was extended in Elizabethan times by adding a floor above the hall. It contains Charles Paget Wade´s extraordinary collection... more

Cotswold Farm Park [Attraction / Activity]

Guiting Power, Cheltenham

Cotswold Farm Park, Guiting Power, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire


Discover the best of British agriculture at Cotswold Farm Park Cotswold Farm Park offers a total countryside experience for everyone. It was founded in 1971 by Joe Henson in order to help protect some of the rare and valuable... more

Dyrham Park [Garden]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park The magnificent formal gardens of Dyrham Park were laid out when the grand house was built but became unfashionable by the late 18th century. They were largely cleared away or filled in when the... more

Dyrham Park [Historic House]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park Dyrham Park is a 17th century mansion built in the baroque style between 1692 and 1704 for William Blathwayt, Secretary of State to William III. The rooms have changed little since they were... more

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway [Museum / Art Gallery]

Kemble Drive, Swindon

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway, Kemble Drive, Swindon, Wiltshire

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway is located in a beautifully restored railway building where seven generations of men and women built the great locomotives. STEAM tells the story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on... more

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Lucknam Park, Colerne

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Lucknam Park, Colerne, Wiltshire

Not many spas in Britain lay claim to the elusive title of destination spa, but Lucknam Park Spa delivers a masterclass in treatments and design. Found within the luxury hotel’s ancient walled garden, among its grand avenue of trees and hugged by... more

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens [Attraction / Activity]

Bradwell Grove, Burford

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Bradwell Grove, Burford, Oxfordshire

Closer to Wildlife! Enjoy a relaxing day out in beautiful surrounding at the Cotswold Wildlife Park, with over 260 animal species in 160 acres of spacious Parkland. Stroll up our New Giraffe Walkway and get eye-to-eye with these amazing creatures.... more

Bourton House Garden [Garden]

Bourton-on-the-Hill, Moreton-in-Marsh

Bourton House Garden, Bourton-on-the-Hill, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

Back in 1983, a neglected, wild piece of land sat surrounding an 18th century manor house in the pretty Cotswolds village of Moreton-in-Marsh. From that year on, the Paice family took on the task of creating a perfect garden setting and the result is... more

Batsford Arboretum [Garden]

Batsford, Moreton-in-Marsh

Batsford Arboretum, Batsford, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

? Take a stroll around the glorious Batsford Arboretum tucked into the Cotswold Hills for a crash course in trees and shrubs followed by scrumptious home-baked coffee and cake at the pretty Garden Terrace Cafe (there's also a restaurant for... more

Veddw House Garden [Garden]

Veddw House, The Fedw, Devauden

Veddw House Garden, Veddw House, Devauden, Monmouthshire

Veddw is a private garden open to the public and therefore non-institutional and idiosyncratic. It is owned by Anne Wareham, and Charles Hawes.(Anne is the author of 'The Bad Tempered Gardener', Charles the photographer, see... more

Buscot Park [Garden]

Estate Office, Faringdon

Buscot Park, Estate Office, Faringdon, Oxfordshire


Discover, Buscot Park, a magnificent stately mansion and intimate family home Part owed by the National Trust and part owned by Lord Faringdon, Buscot House in Oxfordshire has fabulous grounds to explore across the seasons. The... more

Buscot Park [Historic House]

Estate Office, Faringdon

Buscot Park, Estate Office, Faringdon, Oxfordshire


Discover, Buscot Park, a magnificent stately mansion and intimate family home The home of Lord Faringdon, 18th century Buscot Park in Oxfordshire is one of those glorious English country estates that whisk you back through the... more

Kelmscott Manor [Historic House]

Kelmscott, Lechlade

Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott, Lechlade, Oxfordshire

Kelmscott Manor is a Grade I listed Tudor farmhouse adjacent to the River Thames, dating from 1570 and situated on the edge of the village of Kelmscott, near Lechlade. William Morris (designer, writer and socialist) chose it as his summer home,... more

Marriott St Pierre Hotel and Country Club [Golf Course]

St Pierre Park, Chepstow

Marriott St Pierre Hotel and Country Club, St Pierre Park, Chepstow, Monmouthshire

Set in 400 acres of rolling South Wales countryside featuring a 14th century manor house hotel, the old course at St Pierre is a classic parkland with huge trees that encroach even further on the fairways each year, especially over the par-five first... more

Bowood House & Gardens [Historic House]

Estate Office, Bowood House, Calne

Bowood House & Gardens, Estate Office, Calne, Wiltshire

The Marquis of Lansdowne, owner of Bowood House and Gardens in Wiltshire, says he aims to provide something of interest for ever age of visitor and he has managed to do that in spades. Bowood, built during the 18th century to the designs of Henry... more

Shipley Gardens [Garden]

Bridge Road, Holme Lacy, Hereford

Shipley Gardens, Bridge Road, Hereford, Herefordshire

Shipley is a Wye Valley 17th century homestead standing upon the site of previous dwellings that since Roman times administered the adjacent river ford and former ferry. The wonderfully informal and inspirational garden style has been created... more

Cotswold House Spa [Spa]

Cotswold House Hotel, The Square, High Street, Chipping Campden

Cotswold House Spa, Cotswold House Hotel, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

While at some spas, you find yourself elbowed out from your peaceful swim by a noisy aqua aerobics class or jolted out of some quiet contemplation by children in armbands, at Decleor Spa, set in a converted coach house, they believe small and... more

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum & Village [Historic House]

Lacock, Chippenham

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum & Village, Lacock, Chippenham, Wiltshire


Discover the Beautiful Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and village Lacock Abbey was founded in 1232 and converted into a country house in the mid-16th century, the cloisters and monastic rooms of the Abbey have survived largely... more

All Things Wild Nature Centre [Attraction / Activity]

Station Road, Honeybourne

All Things Wild Nature Centre, Station Road

All Things Wild is an all-weather family attraction allowing people of all ages to enjoy the amazing things that nature can bring. From running bug hunting sessions to animal walkthroughs, All Things Wild try to offer a diverse range of activities... more

Chastleton House [Historic House]

Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh

Chastleton House, Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh, Oxfordshire


Step back in time at Chastleton House Chastleton House is one of England´s finest and most complete Jacobean houses filled with a mixture of rare and everyday objects - furniture and textiles collected since its completion in 1612,... more

Henbury Golf Club [Golf Course]

Henbury Hill, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol

Henbury Golf Club, Henbury Hill, Bristol

A prime Bristol club on quality parkland close to Blaize Castle Estate, close to the city and motorway. Not long at 6,000 yards, par 72, but an attractive wooded course requires accurate course management. Set in two parts – the first two holes... more

Avon Valley Railway [Attraction / Activity]

Bitton Station Bath Road, Bitton, Bitton, Bristol

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station Bath Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

A friendly, local, steam railway bringing back the sounds and smells of steam to the Avon Valley. Opened in 1869 by the Midland Railway as a through route between the Birmingham and the South Coast, the line was later linked to the iconic Somerset... more

Spetchley Park Gardens [Garden]

Spetchley Park, Worcester

Spetchley Park Gardens, Spetchley Park, Worcester, Worcestershire

Spetchley is a garden for all tastes, this lovely 30 acre Victorian paradise boasts an enviable collection of plant treasures from every corner of the globe including one of the finest and biggest private collections of peonies. It is a garden of... more

Kiftsgate Court [Garden]

Chipping Campden

Kiftsgate Court, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Kiftsgate Court Gardens is a series of interconnecting gardens each with its distinct character and secrets. The gardens are a plantsman´s delight with species from all over the world. A glorious garden of roses, perennials and much more, around a... more

Hidcote [Garden]

Hidcote Bartrim, Chipping Campden

Hidcote, Hidcote Bartrim, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire


Explore a beautiful Arts and Crafts Garden at Hidcote Twisting lanes of the Cotswold countryside lead to Hidcote Manor Garden, one of the most inventive and influential gardens of the 20th century. Its structure of outdoor `rooms´,... more

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