Escape to the Country: Holiday Cottage Favourites from The Cotswolds

By Fabulous • Top Picks

Nestled amidst the picturesque landscapes of the United Kingdom, The Cotswolds stands as a timeless haven.

Escape the hustle and bustle of life and immerse yourselves in a world of tranquility and charm, thats why The Cotswolds is one of our favourite locations to holiday in.

With its rolling hills, quaint villages, and enchanting countryside, The Cotswolds has long captured the hearts of those seeking a peaceful and relaxing break.

Tucked away in the heart of nature, secluded luxury holiday cottages in the Cotswolds offer privacy and serenity, allowing you to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of The Cotswolds. Whether you’re in search of a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or simply a chance to unwind, The Cotswolds provide an enchanting backdrop that will leave you yearning to come back for more.

Escape to the Country: Holiday Cottage Favourites from The Cotswolds
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Escape to a traditional or modern holiday home

One of the most cherished aspects of a Cotswolds holiday is the opportunity to stay in charming holiday cottages that seem straight out of a storybook.

Whether it’s a traditional honey stoned cottage with a thatched roof or a modern luxury retreat in the Cotswolds, each accommodation option in The Cotswolds boasts its own unique character and style making for a fabulous break away to this gorgeous region.

These cozy abodes not only offer a comfortable place to rest your head but also serve as gateways to the region’s rich history and captivating landscapes.

Here’s some of our favourite holiday cottages to explore

If you’re looking for a relaxing and enjoyable getaway then a holiday cottage in The Cotswolds is the perfect choice. Here are a few of our top places to stay from our Cotswolds collection, just to get you started:

  • Tetbury, The Cotswolds • Bedrooms 3
    Vintage Cotswolds

    Step back in time at this 350-year-old Cotswold stone terrace cottage. Rich in period charm, a meticulously restored property features oak-stripped flooring, a classic inglenook fireplace with a fabulous, cozy log burner.

  • Nr Stratford, Cotswolds • Bedrooms 2
    Shakespear’s Shoes

    A stunning, family run barn conversion has been tastefully and lovingly restored to provide a luxurious boutique feel throughout, just a short drive to historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon.

  • Broad Campden, Cotswolds • Bedrooms 1
    Inglenook Cottage

    Brimming with character and situated alongside many other thatched properties in the idyllic village of Broad Campden, Inglenook Cottage is a superb base for visiting central and North Cotswold attractions and villages.

  • Burford, Cotswolds • Bedrooms 1
    Alpaca Lodge

    Alpaca Lodge is a cosy, light and well-presented studio in the heart of the Cotswolds. A great base for exploring the beautiful Cotswolds within a short walk in Burford you will find two pubs offering delightful food.

  • Worcestershire, Cotswolds • Bedrooms 1

    Complete with a copper bathtub, an outdoor private bar and a king-size bed you will struggle to find a more romantic escape for two, making a great escape for those wanting to hide away from everyday life.

  • Stanton, Cotswolds • Bedrooms 2
    Chestnut Corner

    Chestnut Corner is the perfect base to explore the Cotswolds and all it has to offer. Stanton, which lies on the Cotswold Way, is a delight for walkers and cyclists, with trails to suit all abilities running from the village.

Our top three reasons why we at Fabulous love the Cotswolds

  • Natural Splendour : The Cotswolds is a treasure trove of beauty, naturally boasting sweeping vistas of lush green fields, serene rivers, and enchanting woodlands. Make sure you have storage in your phone for all the photos you will be taking! The landscape changes with the seasons, painting a stunning canvas that never fails to captivate. From the Summer months exploring the countryside to cozying up in from of a wood burner and kicking the Autumn leaves, whatever the season the Cotswolds have something for everyone.
  • Timeless Villages : The region is peppered with picturesque villages straight out of a postcard. From the charming streets of Bourton-on-the-Water to the market town allure of Stow-on-the-Wold, each village offers a glimpse into the region’s history and traditions. We love sitting and people watching in one of the gorgeous cafes or park side benches.
  • Relaxing Escapes : The Cotswolds embodies the art of slow living. It’s a place where you can savour every moment – whether it’s a leisurely stroll along a country path, a visit to a cozy tearoom for a sneaky piece of cake, or a quiet evening by the fireplace you will come away feeling totally relaxed and  rejunivated and wanting to return for more.

Self-catering Cotswolds holiday cottages

When planning your escape to the Cotswolds, you could consider staying in one of our featured luxury holiday cottages. These unique stays offer the perfect blend of comfort and style, allowing you to relax and unwind in a home away from home.

The allure of a traditional honey stone cottage with exposed beams and a roaring fireplace offers a cozy and intimate escape, allowing you to unwind and relax with your loved ones in a space that exudes warmth and character.

Choose from a range of cottages, each with its own unique charm and character. Whether you prefer a cozy cottage with a fireplace or a spacious retreat with stunning views, you’ll find the perfect option to suit your needs. Here are some other articles and links that may help you plan your trip:

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