Close Icon

Discover The Cotswolds

Discover The Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is a rural area in the South of England, covering almost 800 square miles and encompassing six counties. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there are an endless supply of attractions and landscapes to appreciate.

The Cotswolds is a great mix of modern, fast-paced cities and relaxed, rural areas. Walk the Cotswold Way, voted England’s best marked trail, plus there are 3000 miles of footpaths to choose from, as well as ancient woodlands and wildflower meadows. Alternatively, explore streets brimming with delightful shops selling high-quality goods, along with fine dining restaurants and traditional pubs. Must-see attractions include Sudeley Castle, the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens, Hidcote Manor Garden and Berkeley Castle.

View our cottages in the Cotswolds
Browse our Cotswolds Travel Guide
28th August 2020

Cottagecore: A Complete Guide to the Growing Trend

Cottagecore could quite possibly be the biggest trend of 2020 that you have never heard of. But don’t worry,...

Read More
20th February 2020

Guide to UK Flower Shows

When it comes to gardening, whether you’re a seasoned pro or a budding beginner, this guide to UK flower...

Read More
20th February 2020

The Best of UK Poetry Festivals 2020

World Poetry Day is upon us, and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than to take...

Read More
Day Out Guides Bourton on the Water
1 year ago

6 Circular Walks in the Cotswolds

By following one of our Cotswolds circular walks, you can look forward to experiencing the region’s diverse beauty, from...

Outdoor Activities Cotswolds Feature Image
1 year ago

7 Perfect Pub Walks in the Cotswolds

The Cotswolds presents the ultimate combination of scenic walking opportunities and charming pubs to give you a selection of...

Food and Drink
1 year ago

The Best Wine Tastings & Vineyards in the Cotswolds

Sample fruity wines and learn all about the wine making process at a selection of vineyards in the Cotswolds....

Romance
2 years ago

5 Rehabilitating Retreats for Couples

Leave your work and worries behind and treat your other half to a romantic weekend break with Sykes Holiday...

Travel Tips
2 years ago

6 Last-minute Easter Cottages

The Easter Bank Holiday 2019 is fast approaching, and if you’re thinking about a cottage getaway, we still have...

Sign up to receive discounts, exclusive offers, travel tips and guides.