Cranham near Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Situated in the heart of the charming village of Cranham, just 5 minutes’ walk from a traditional village pub serving real ale and excellent local food, these two Cranham holiday cottages are set in the grounds of the owners’ home, in tranquil surroundings from where many lovely walks and cycle rides can be enjoyed. Each of these Cranham cottages is uniquely decorated and furnished, making them ideal for a romantic break or a holiday with friends. Both of these Cranham cottages have their own outdoor seating areas, perfect for relaxing in after a day walking in the beautiful Cotswolds countryside. Explore the local ancient beech woodlands and Cranham Common, a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest located just behind the cottages. Or, visit the waterfront city of Gloucester, Cheltenham with its historic Georgian architecture and Gold Cup Horse racing, the many unspoilt Cotswolds towns and villages, the magnificent Royal Forest of Dean or Stratford-upon-Avon. The attractions near these Cranham cottages offer something for everyone, from walks and castles to golf courses, horse riding and cycle routes.
This first floor Cranham cottage boasts charming light and airy open plan studio accommodation with the added benefit of a rear decked area. Note: This property is above Ref. 30298, together they sleep 4.
All first floor. Open plan studio accommodation with king-size double bed (zip/link, can be twin on request), kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric woodburner-effect stove. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
Electric wall heaters with electric stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, shared use of owners' washing machine by prior arrangement, dishwasher, 1 x Smart TV with FreeSat, radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 1 car. Raised decked area with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 3.5 miles, pub 5 mins walk. Note. Cottage is accessed via external stone steps. Note: No children over 2.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Gloucester 5 miles; Cheltenham 6 miles; Stroud 6 miles; Cirencester 10 miles.
The pretty village of Cranham lies in the westerly fold of the beautiful Cotswolds hills, adjoining ancient beech woodlands and Cranham Common, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest with evidence of the largest Iron Age Fort in Europe. The whole area is surrounded by stunning countryside and offers excellent walks and bridleways, with the Cotswold Way very close by. Nearby, the historic waterfront city of Gloucester offers Roman foundations, Victorian Docklands and a magnificent Norman cathedral (whose cloisters were used as a location in the Harry Potter films) rubbing shoulders with a bustling city centre. The delightful regency spa town of Cheltenham, with its historic Georgian architecture and incredible range of shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants, pubs and visitor attractions, as well as numerous festivals including the famous Gold Cup horse racing, is just a short drive away. Many unspoilt Cotswold towns and villages lie to the east, while to the west are the magnificent Royal Forest of Dean and Slimbridge Wildlife Park. With the historic towns of Bath and Stratford-upon-Avon around an hour's drive, you'll be spoilt for choice at this fabulous location.