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Guidebook for Bourton-on-the-Water

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Guidebook for Bourton-on-the-Water

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Cheltenham racecourse, the jewel in Jump racing's crown, plays host to the best jumping action in the world from 350 spectacular acres in the lee of the beautiful Cotswold hills. Whether you're here on a crisp bright October day or a balmy evening in May, you'll feel that unmistakeable Cheltenham magic. The racing, the setting, the tradition and history, the shared sense of enjoyment all combine to give everyone, from those sampling our finest hospitality to the racegoers on the course, an experience they'll never forget.
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Cheltenham Race Course
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Cheltenham racecourse, the jewel in Jump racing's crown, plays host to the best jumping action in the world from 350 spectacular acres in the lee of the beautiful Cotswold hills. Whether you're here on a crisp bright October day or a balmy evening in May, you'll feel that unmistakeable Cheltenham magic. The racing, the setting, the tradition and history, the shared sense of enjoyment all combine to give everyone, from those sampling our finest hospitality to the racegoers on the course, an experience they'll never forget.
The Cotswolds Distillery is the first-ever full-scale craft distillery within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). We produce a range of "Outstanding Natural Spirits", including the first-ever Cotswolds Single Malt Whisky, featuring Cotswolds-grown barley. We also produce the award-winning Cotswolds Dry Gin, featuring local lavender from Snowshill, along with a range of small-batch brandies and liqueurs. We’re located in the unspoilt North Cotswold village of Stourton, close to both Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon. Our beautiful rural distillery and shop were designed with visitors in mind, and we run tours and tastings every day of the week (advance booking required)
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Cotswolds Distillery
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The Cotswolds Distillery is the first-ever full-scale craft distillery within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). We produce a range of "Outstanding Natural Spirits", including the first-ever Cotswolds Single Malt Whisky, featuring Cotswolds-grown barley. We also produce the award-winning Cotswolds Dry Gin, featuring local lavender from Snowshill, along with a range of small-batch brandies and liqueurs. We’re located in the unspoilt North Cotswold village of Stourton, close to both Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon. Our beautiful rural distillery and shop were designed with visitors in mind, and we run tours and tastings every day of the week (advance booking required)
The spa has a selection of treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room, sanarium and alfresco hot tub – providing a little slice of quiescent heaven within the Cotswolds. After a hard day’s rejuvenation, enjoy a glass of fizz and a tasty supper at the Orchard Brassiere overlooking the spa gardens.
The Greenway Hotel & Spa
The spa has a selection of treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room, sanarium and alfresco hot tub – providing a little slice of quiescent heaven within the Cotswolds. After a hard day’s rejuvenation, enjoy a glass of fizz and a tasty supper at the Orchard Brassiere overlooking the spa gardens.
One organisation, four extraordinary Cheltenham Festivals: Jazz, Science, Music and Literature. We also run extensive education and outreach programmes.
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Cheltenham Festivals
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One organisation, four extraordinary Cheltenham Festivals: Jazz, Science, Music and Literature. We also run extensive education and outreach programmes.
The Model Village, Bourton-on-the-Water, is a one-ninth scale replica of the heart of the beautiful Cotswold village of Bourton-on-the-Water, containing all the buildings from the Old Water Mill down to the Old New Inn and the ford.
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The Model Village
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The Model Village, Bourton-on-the-Water, is a one-ninth scale replica of the heart of the beautiful Cotswold village of Bourton-on-the-Water, containing all the buildings from the Old Water Mill down to the Old New Inn and the ford.
The award-winning spa has two swimming pools, a steam room, sauna and relaxation area. In the summertime, recline on the sun loungers by the outdoor heated pool and enjoy the bar and full waiter service on offer. There’s also a full range of treatments available using Cowley Manor’s very own nurturing Green & Spring products.
Cowley Manor
The award-winning spa has two swimming pools, a steam room, sauna and relaxation area. In the summertime, recline on the sun loungers by the outdoor heated pool and enjoy the bar and full waiter service on offer. There’s also a full range of treatments available using Cowley Manor’s very own nurturing Green & Spring products.
Whether you’re looking for a peaceful getaway for two or just some ‘me time’, head to The Greenway Spa for some preening, pampering, and polishing. The spa has a selection of treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room, samarium and alfresco hot tub – providing a little slice of quiescent heaven within the Cotswolds. After a hard day’s rejuvenation, enjoy a glass of fizz and a tasty supper at the Orchard Brassiere overlooking the spa gardens.
The Greenway Hotel & Spa
Whether you’re looking for a peaceful getaway for two or just some ‘me time’, head to The Greenway Spa for some preening, pampering, and polishing. The spa has a selection of treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room, samarium and alfresco hot tub – providing a little slice of quiescent heaven within the Cotswolds. After a hard day’s rejuvenation, enjoy a glass of fizz and a tasty supper at the Orchard Brassiere overlooking the spa gardens.
Parks & Nature
Take a walk on the WILD SIDE! Stroll around the Park and get eye-to-eye with giraffes, watch rhinos graze on the Gothic Manor House lawns, walk with lemurs or take a ride on Bella the Train (April-Oct). The stunning gardens and themed borders, make a beautiful backdrop the animals. With over 260 different species of animals in over 120 acres of Parkland, there's plenty of space to relax and get closer to wildlife! Kids of all ages will love the adventure playground in the woods with interconnecting tree-houses, rope bridges and slides. Children's Farmyard with goat petting area. Large Reptile House with crocodiles, lizards, frogs and venomous snakes. Insect House, Bat House and Tropical H
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Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
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Take a walk on the WILD SIDE! Stroll around the Park and get eye-to-eye with giraffes, watch rhinos graze on the Gothic Manor House lawns, walk with lemurs or take a ride on Bella the Train (April-Oct). The stunning gardens and themed borders, make a beautiful backdrop the animals. With over 260 different species of animals in over 120 acres of Parkland, there's plenty of space to relax and get closer to wildlife! Kids of all ages will love the adventure playground in the woods with interconnecting tree-houses, rope bridges and slides. Children's Farmyard with goat petting area. Large Reptile House with crocodiles, lizards, frogs and venomous snakes. Insect House, Bat House and Tropical H
The 56 acre arboretum at Batsford is situated just a mile west of the historic market town of Moreton-in-Marsh in the heart of the Cotswolds. A former home to the famous Mitford family, interest in the arboretum begins in late winter when the snowdrops, aconites and early flowering daffodils spring into life, followed by magnolias, hellebores, fritillaries and the beautiful Japanese ornamental cherries – stars of the show from late March until mid April. The handkerchief tree is another show-stopper in May, as are the beautiful wildflower meadows which bloom in high summer. Don’t miss nature’s natural fireworks spectacular in autumn as the Japanese maples give the performance of their li
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Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre
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The 56 acre arboretum at Batsford is situated just a mile west of the historic market town of Moreton-in-Marsh in the heart of the Cotswolds. A former home to the famous Mitford family, interest in the arboretum begins in late winter when the snowdrops, aconites and early flowering daffodils spring into life, followed by magnolias, hellebores, fritillaries and the beautiful Japanese ornamental cherries – stars of the show from late March until mid April. The handkerchief tree is another show-stopper in May, as are the beautiful wildflower meadows which bloom in high summer. Don’t miss nature’s natural fireworks spectacular in autumn as the Japanese maples give the performance of their li
Sitting in the heart of the Cotswolds, Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park has a long-standing reputation for a fun-filled day out. Visitors of all ages can interact closely with the animals and learn about farming, past and present. As the home of rare breed conservation, visitors can meet over 50 flocks and herds of farm animals, including Gloucestershire Old Spot Pigs and Highland cattle. The touch Barn and Demonstration Barn can be enjoyed all year round, as they are undercover and protected from the elements. With an adventure playground, Farm Safari, Maze, Tractor School, Sand pits and Jumping pillows, there’s lots of entertainment for children of all ages. On-site restaurant.
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Cotswold Farm Park
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Sitting in the heart of the Cotswolds, Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park has a long-standing reputation for a fun-filled day out. Visitors of all ages can interact closely with the animals and learn about farming, past and present. As the home of rare breed conservation, visitors can meet over 50 flocks and herds of farm animals, including Gloucestershire Old Spot Pigs and Highland cattle. The touch Barn and Demonstration Barn can be enjoyed all year round, as they are undercover and protected from the elements. With an adventure playground, Farm Safari, Maze, Tractor School, Sand pits and Jumping pillows, there’s lots of entertainment for children of all ages. On-site restaurant.
The Cotswold Way offers just over 100 miles of magical walking, with long distance views from the Cotswold escarpment, and journeys through picturesque villages and past famous ancient sites.
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Cotswold Way Start/Finish
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The Cotswold Way offers just over 100 miles of magical walking, with long distance views from the Cotswold escarpment, and journeys through picturesque villages and past famous ancient sites. 
Birdland is a natural setting of woodland, river and gardens, which is inhabited byover 500 birds ( swans, pelicans, flamingos, hornbills, cranes, storks, cassowary, pigeons, owls and many more) with the only group of King Penguins in England, Wales and Ireland. More than 50 aviaries, open enclosures and a Desert House and you will also see a display of fish, reptiles, amphibians and insects in the Discovery Zone There is the Penguin Café, indoor and outdoor Picnic areas, an indoor and outdoor play areas, Gift Shop and much more.
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Birdland
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Birdland is a natural setting of woodland, river and gardens, which is inhabited byover 500 birds ( swans, pelicans, flamingos, hornbills, cranes, storks, cassowary, pigeons, owls and many more) with the only group of King Penguins in England, Wales and Ireland. More than 50 aviaries, open enclosures and a Desert House and you will also see a display of fish, reptiles, amphibians and insects in the Discovery Zone There is the Penguin Café, indoor and outdoor Picnic areas, an indoor and outdoor play areas, Gift Shop and much more.
Opened in 1825, Cheltenham's largest ornamental park includes playgrounds, a boating lake and an aviary.
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Pittville Park
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Opened in 1825, Cheltenham's largest ornamental park includes playgrounds, a boating lake and an aviary.
Food Scene
Tisanes Tea Rooms occupy a 17th century stone building full of olde worlde charm in the large Cotswold village of Broadway. They offer over thirty different teas, most of which are loose leaf, compiled in a dedicated tea menu. The usual blends such as Assam, English Breakfast, Camomile, Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Jasmine and Camomile are available, as well as some more unusual choices, such as; Rwanda Burundi, Ginger and Lemon, Apple and Cinnamon, Rooibos, Gunpowder, Mango Indica, Keemun and Japanese Sencha, among others. Scones, teacakes, victoria sponge, banana cake, flapjacks, shortbread and other cakes and snacks are available as a sweet accompaniment. Tisanes Tea Rooms is a member of the UK
Tisane's Tea Room
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Tisanes Tea Rooms occupy a 17th century stone building full of olde worlde charm in the large Cotswold village of Broadway. They offer over thirty different teas, most of which are loose leaf, compiled in a dedicated tea menu. The usual blends such as Assam, English Breakfast, Camomile, Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Jasmine and Camomile are available, as well as some more unusual choices, such as; Rwanda Burundi, Ginger and Lemon, Apple and Cinnamon, Rooibos, Gunpowder, Mango Indica, Keemun and Japanese Sencha, among others. Scones, teacakes, victoria sponge, banana cake, flapjacks, shortbread and other cakes and snacks are available as a sweet accompaniment. Tisanes Tea Rooms is a member of the UK
Lucknam Park Hotel, an 18th century Palladian mansion set amidst 500 acres of gardens and unspoilt parkland, is an idyllic location for a spot of Afternoon Tea. Sitting just 6 miles from the popular regency city of Bath, it also offers a little escape from the hustle and bustle of urban living. Full English afternoon tea is served in the Music Room, Library or Drawing Room overlooking the gardens, or - if it’s fine weather - on the terrace. The leaf tea selection is wide, and includes the favourites; Assam, English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Jasmine, Camomile and Green Tea, as well as less usual choices such as Broken Orange Pekoe, Vanilla, Fresh Mint (from the garden) and China Rose.
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Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa
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Lucknam Park Hotel, an 18th century Palladian mansion set amidst 500 acres of gardens and unspoilt parkland, is an idyllic location for a spot of Afternoon Tea. Sitting just 6 miles from the popular regency city of Bath, it also offers a little escape from the hustle and bustle of urban living. Full English afternoon tea is served in the Music Room, Library or Drawing Room overlooking the gardens, or - if it’s fine weather - on the terrace. The leaf tea selection is wide, and includes the favourites; Assam, English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Jasmine, Camomile and Green Tea, as well as less usual choices such as Broken Orange Pekoe, Vanilla, Fresh Mint (from the garden) and China Rose.
The Restaurant is a grade II listed cottage, where the menu is traditional British and Continental.  We have a large outside sitting area facing the river, so you can sit outside in the sunshine when the water is warm too.  The Rose Tree is run by husband and wife team David & Monika, who are the proud owners of the Rose Tree since June 2017.  Our philosophy is to provide full-flavoured food from the freshest seasonal produce.
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Rose Tree
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The Restaurant is a grade II listed cottage, where the menu is traditional British and Continental.  We have a large outside sitting area facing the river, so you can sit outside in the sunshine when the water is warm too.  The Rose Tree is run by husband and wife team David & Monika, who are the proud owners of the Rose Tree since June 2017.  Our philosophy is to provide full-flavoured food from the freshest seasonal produce.
Serving breakfast, morning coffee, lunches and evening meals at our riverside restaurant. You can enjoy freshly prepared, local produce throughout the day and night. We have seasonal specials added to our menu daily.
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The Croft Restaurant
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Serving breakfast, morning coffee, lunches and evening meals at our riverside restaurant. You can enjoy freshly prepared, local produce throughout the day and night. We have seasonal specials added to our menu daily.
The menus vary from dawn to dusk, with options from a Full English breakfast to avocado on toast, smoothies, toasted sandwiches and salads, to a full three course dinner. It specialises in British style tapas, small dishes that you can mix and match and share; and fantastic special main course dishes using premium fresh produce from the best of the local area and closest seaports.
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The Mousetrap Inn
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The menus vary from dawn to dusk, with options from a Full English breakfast to avocado on toast, smoothies, toasted sandwiches and salads, to a full three course dinner. It specialises in British style tapas, small dishes that you can mix and match and share; and fantastic special main course dishes using premium fresh produce from the best of the local area and closest seaports.
The menu is created using authentic ingredients, traditional cooking methods and as much locally supplied ingredients as possible. You will find Italian cooking at its best – fresh pizza dough is made daily, homemade breads and delicious pan cooked pasta and risotto dishes cooked to order. Accompanied by a full wine list and many Italian classics like garlic ciabatta, caprese salad and of course homemade Tiramisu to name just a few!
L'anatra
The menu is created using authentic ingredients, traditional cooking methods and as much locally supplied ingredients as possible. You will find Italian cooking at its best – fresh pizza dough is made daily, homemade breads and delicious pan cooked pasta and risotto dishes cooked to order. Accompanied by a full wine list and many Italian classics like garlic ciabatta, caprese salad and of course homemade Tiramisu to name just a few!
Takeaway, Fish and Chips and flagship cafe and tea rooms.
De La Haye's Fish and Chips Takeaway
Takeaway, Fish and Chips and flagship cafe and tea rooms.
As one of the most widely acclaimed restaurants in the area, Lords of the Manor’s reputation is something that we are proud to work hard to maintain. A true culinary destination, our reviews speak for themselves. Here you can view our sample menus created by our Head Chef, Charles Smith.
Lords Of The Manor Hotel
As one of the most widely acclaimed restaurants in the area, Lords of the Manor’s reputation is something that we are proud to work hard to maintain. A true culinary destination, our reviews speak for themselves. Here you can view our sample menus created by our Head Chef, Charles Smith.
Abbey Home Farm is a 1600 acre mixed organic farm with an award winning farm shop, cafe, cookery and craft short residential courses, school educational visits, organic textiles, a Cotswold stone holiday cottage, yurts and a green field campsite. The farm shop is supplied with produce from the farm: meat, eggs, honey, flour (made into bread in our micro bakery), cheeses, yoghurt, cream and butter using milk from our Shorthorns. Vegetarian during the week, the cafe is famous for it's salads inspired by over 150 varieties of vegetables and soft fruit grown in the garden. Enjoy the farm trail and then a traditional Sunday lunch, showcasing meat from the farm.
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The Organic Farm Shop
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Abbey Home Farm is a 1600 acre mixed organic farm with an award winning farm shop, cafe, cookery and craft short residential courses, school educational visits, organic textiles, a Cotswold stone holiday cottage, yurts and a green field campsite. The farm shop is supplied with produce from the farm: meat, eggs, honey, flour (made into bread in our micro bakery), cheeses, yoghurt, cream and butter using milk from our Shorthorns. Vegetarian during the week, the cafe is famous for it's salads inspired by over 150 varieties of vegetables and soft fruit grown in the garden. Enjoy the farm trail and then a traditional Sunday lunch, showcasing meat from the farm.
A riverside gem, offering delicious fresh pastries, brunch dishes, tasty sandwiches and baked goodies, freshly made each day using the finest of ingredients.
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Bakery on the Water
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A riverside gem, offering delicious fresh pastries, brunch dishes, tasty sandwiches and baked goodies, freshly made each day using the finest of ingredients.
The restaurant has the light, clean lines of a contemporary Orangery complemented by crisp, white table linen and the original stonework of the Chapel’s open fireplace. Celebrating the finest produce the Cotswolds has to offer, the team of skilled chefs create tantalising menus filled with flavour, using regionally sourced and freshly foraged ingredients, perfectly matched by the sommelier’s wine selections.
The Slaughters Manor House
The restaurant has the light, clean lines of a contemporary Orangery complemented by crisp, white table linen and the original stonework of the Chapel’s open fireplace. Celebrating the finest produce the Cotswolds has to offer, the team of skilled chefs create tantalising menus filled with flavour, using regionally sourced and freshly foraged ingredients, perfectly matched by the sommelier’s wine selections.
Fabulous and popular sourdough pizza specialities
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Sheep on Sheep Street
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Fabulous and popular sourdough pizza specialities
A 300-year-old country inn and thriving traditional village pub with its own garden to enjoy on leisurely sunny afternoons.
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The Lamb Inn
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A 300-year-old country inn and thriving traditional village pub with its own garden to enjoy on leisurely sunny afternoons.
Nestled in the small Cotswold village of Cold Aston between Cheltenham and Bourton-on-the-Water is The Plough Inn, a true country pub. A firm favourite with the locals and run by locals, The Plough Inn offers a warm welcome, real ales, cracking wines and delicious home cooked freshly prepared food. With its old Cotswold flagstones, original beams and a roaring fire you can lose yourself in the history of this grade 2 listed 17th Century Inn whilst relaxing and creating a base to explore the North Cotswolds and beyond.
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The Plough Inn
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Nestled in the small Cotswold village of Cold Aston between Cheltenham and Bourton-on-the-Water is The Plough Inn, a true country pub. A firm favourite with the locals and run by locals, The Plough Inn offers a warm welcome, real ales, cracking wines and delicious home cooked freshly prepared food. With its old Cotswold flagstones, original beams and a roaring fire you can lose yourself in the history of this grade 2 listed 17th Century Inn whilst relaxing and creating a base to explore the North Cotswolds and beyond.
The Wild Rabbit supports British farmers and artisan producers and their menu reflects this. The award-winning kitchen uses the finest seasonal ingredients to create dishes that celebrate traditional British cooking with a contemporary twist.
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The Wild Rabbit
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The Wild Rabbit supports British farmers and artisan producers and their menu reflects this. The award-winning kitchen uses the finest seasonal ingredients to create dishes that celebrate traditional British cooking with a contemporary twist.
The Duke of Wellington is a family pub located in the centre of the village of Bourton-on-the-Water where you can enjoy a good drink while relax and enjoy the beautiful view.
The Duke of Wellington
The Duke of Wellington is a family pub located in the centre of the village of Bourton-on-the-Water where you can enjoy a good drink while relax and enjoy the beautiful view.
Sightseeing
The BBC's remake of Poldark, the romantic saga set in 18th-century Cornwall is based on the novels of Winston Graham. Chavenage House featured as the ‘Poldark’ family home. Chavenage House was also used as a setting for ‘Lark Rise to Candleford’ the great British drama set in the 19th century.
Chavenage House
The BBC's remake of Poldark, the romantic saga set in 18th-century Cornwall is based on the novels of Winston Graham. Chavenage House featured as the ‘Poldark’ family home. Chavenage House was also used as a setting for ‘Lark Rise to Candleford’ the great British drama set in the 19th century.
Gloucester Cathedral has been used in many of the ‘Harry Potter’ films as Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardary, the setting for most of Harry's adventures. Benedict Cumberbatch also visited the Cathedral whilst on set for ‘Sherlock’. ‘Alice through the Looking Glass’, the sequel to ‘Alice in Wonderland’ was partly filmed in the historic setting of Gloucester Docks.
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Gloucester Cathedral
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Gloucester Cathedral has been used in many of the ‘Harry Potter’ films as Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardary, the setting for most of Harry's adventures. Benedict Cumberbatch also visited the Cathedral whilst on set for ‘Sherlock’. ‘Alice through the Looking Glass’, the sequel to ‘Alice in Wonderland’ was partly filmed in the historic setting of Gloucester Docks.
Broadway Tower – Cotswolds’ Highest Castle A visit to Broadway Tower offers interest for everyone. - A journey into the past to discover the history of the Tower and some of its notable residents. - A warm welcome in the Morris & Brown café and shop - A chance to learn about the Cold War and explore our Nuclear Bunker (weekends from Easter) - Red deer park - Stunning views from one of England’s favourite viewpoints. Broadway Tower An iconic landmark, on top of the beautiful Cotswolds escarpment, Broadway Tower has enjoyed a colourful history since its conception by Capability Brown over 200 years ago. An eccentric mix of architectural styles the Tower has been home to the renowned printin
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Broadway Tower
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Broadway Tower – Cotswolds’ Highest Castle A visit to Broadway Tower offers interest for everyone. - A journey into the past to discover the history of the Tower and some of its notable residents. - A warm welcome in the Morris & Brown café and shop - A chance to learn about the Cold War and explore our Nuclear Bunker (weekends from Easter) - Red deer park - Stunning views from one of England’s favourite viewpoints. Broadway Tower An iconic landmark, on top of the beautiful Cotswolds escarpment, Broadway Tower has enjoyed a colourful history since its conception by Capability Brown over 200 years ago. An eccentric mix of architectural styles the Tower has been home to the renowned printin
Sudeley Castle’s gardens and exhibitions have something to offer everyone, whether you are interested in learning about the history of Sudeley Castle or just want to relax and enjoy the beauty of its exteriors and striking ruins. Individuals, couples, families, groups and schools can all be guaranteed an enriching experience and a day to remember.
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Sudeley Castle
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Sudeley Castle’s gardens and exhibitions have something to offer everyone, whether you are interested in learning about the history of Sudeley Castle or just want to relax and enjoy the beauty of its exteriors and striking ruins. Individuals, couples, families, groups and schools can all be guaranteed an enriching experience and a day to remember.
Bourton-on-the-Water has been described as the 'Little Venice' of the Cotswolds and is one of the most popular tourist spots in the region being serviced by the many shops, cafe's, and attractions.
Bourton-on-the-Water Visitor Information Centre
Bourton-on-the-Water has been described as the 'Little Venice' of the Cotswolds and is one of the most popular tourist spots in the region being serviced by the many shops, cafe's, and attractions.
Stow-on-the-Wold is one of the prettiest towns in Gloucestershire. Think honey-coloured buildings, cosy pubs, tiny tearooms and narrow streets.
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Stow-on-the-Wold
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Stow-on-the-Wold is one of the prettiest towns in Gloucestershire. Think honey-coloured buildings, cosy pubs, tiny tearooms and narrow streets.
Arts & Culture
The Wilson, Cheltenham’s award winning art gallery and museum, houses an internationally significant museum collection of exceptional quality and variety, including changing displays of our Designated Arts and Crafts Movement collection, our fine art collections, and The Paper Store, which houses our fascinating archives relating to Antarctic explorer Edward A. Wilson, Cheltenham’s history and the Emery Walker Library. Our temporary gallery spaces offer an exciting programme of changing exhibitions . The varied programme is of the highest quality and is designed to offer something for everyone. We also offer a diverse range of events, workshops, courses for adults and children and a w
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The Wilson
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The Wilson, Cheltenham’s award winning art gallery and museum, houses an internationally significant museum collection of exceptional quality and variety, including changing displays of our Designated Arts and Crafts Movement collection, our fine art collections, and The Paper Store, which houses our fascinating archives relating to Antarctic explorer Edward A. Wilson, Cheltenham’s history and the Emery Walker Library. Our temporary gallery spaces offer an exciting programme of changing exhibitions . The varied programme is of the highest quality and is designed to offer something for everyone. We also offer a diverse range of events, workshops, courses for adults and children and a w
The Royal Shakespeare Company is a major British theatre company, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. The company employs over 1000 staff and produces around 20 productions a year.
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Royal Shakespeare Theatre
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The Royal Shakespeare Company is a major British theatre company, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. The company employs over 1000 staff and produces around 20 productions a year.
The Cotswold Pottery is the home and studio of ceramic artists John and Jude Jelfs. Everything we sell is hand made at our studio in Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire. John Jelfs' work is mainly wheel thrown. It ranges from his individual studio pots to kitchenware and teapots.
The Cotswold Pottery
The Cotswold Pottery is the home and studio of ceramic artists John and Jude Jelfs. Everything we sell is hand made at our studio in Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire. John Jelfs' work is mainly wheel thrown. It ranges from his individual studio pots to kitchenware and teapots.
Cotswold Motoring Museum’s collections are full of vehicles, toys and memorabilia from a bygone age. Maybe you’ll find a classic car just like the one you learned to drive in, or a vintage motorbike that reminds you of the one you used to ride. You’ll find children’s TV star Brum here too. He lives in the museum and it’s from here that he headed out on every one of his exciting adventures.
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Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection
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Cotswold Motoring Museum’s collections are full of vehicles, toys and memorabilia from a bygone age. Maybe you’ll find a classic car just like the one you learned to drive in, or a vintage motorbike that reminds you of the one you used to ride. You’ll find children’s TV star Brum here too. He lives in the museum and it’s from here that he headed out on every one of his exciting adventures.
Victorian theatre in the heart of Cheltenham presenting a wide range of shows from comedy,drama, musicals & opera. They also produce a family pantomime.
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Everyman Theatre
7 - 10 Regent Street
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Victorian theatre in the heart of Cheltenham presenting a wide range of shows from comedy,drama, musicals & opera. They also produce a family pantomime.
Drinks & Nightlife
Duke Of Wellington, family pub located in the village of Bourton On The Water, regularly voted as one of the prettiest villages in England. Dining is informal, in a relaxed environment which reflects the best in British design with a warm friendly welcome.
The Duke of Wellington
Duke Of Wellington, family pub located in the village of Bourton On The Water, regularly voted as one of the prettiest villages in England. Dining is informal, in a relaxed environment which reflects the best in British design with a warm friendly welcome.
The restaurant and hotel overlook the river Windrush, presenting charming views of what is known as the Venice of the Cotswolds, where you can enjoy a traditional English menu and a great range of real ales, premium lagers and fine wines.
Old Manse Hotel
The restaurant and hotel overlook the river Windrush, presenting charming views of what is known as the Venice of the Cotswolds, where you can enjoy a traditional English menu and a great range of real ales, premium lagers and fine wines.
Riverside, stone-built pub with a decked beer garden, pub grub plus weekly poker and quiz nights.
Kingsbridge
Riverside, stone-built pub with a decked beer garden, pub grub plus weekly poker and quiz nights.
Getting Around
Private day tours of the North, South or Central Cotswolds (or designed to your own itinerary) with experienced driver-guide Ian Henry.
Cotswold Tours & Travel
Private day tours of the North, South or Central Cotswolds (or designed to your own itinerary) with experienced driver-guide Ian Henry.
Discover the hidden treasures of the real Cotswolds on an exciting day tour with an expert guide on powerful 36-volt electric motor e-bikes which flatten the hills so you can enjoy the ride! A local guide leads the ride at a relaxed pace to help you appreciate the history and natural history of the area.
Cotswold Electric Bike Tours
Discover the hidden treasures of the real Cotswolds on an exciting day tour with an expert guide on powerful 36-volt electric motor e-bikes which flatten the hills so you can enjoy the ride! A local guide leads the ride at a relaxed pace to help you appreciate the history and natural history of the area.