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Midsummer Cottage

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire (Ref. 1000373)



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  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
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  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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* Based on a combined average customer score in the last 6 months

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21 Customer Review(s)

  • “Extremely neat home from home.”

    Neat touches on arrival. Perfect if travelling by train and very close to all stratford has to offer. Loved it!

    Neat touches on arrival. Perfect if travelling by train and very close to all stratford has to offer. Loved it!

    - Mr Forrester, October 2021

The property

Famous for being the birthplace of the world-renowned English poet and playwright, William Shakespeare, the delightful market town of Stratford-upon-Avon has all the benefits of a thriving centre, with easy access to a number of surrounding countryside areas.

Internally, the property has been renovated into a stylish and contemporary holiday home, with wonderful modern furnishings and a bright and airy interior, giving it a warm and welcoming feeling throughout.

Spend your evenings relaxing and unwinding in the sitting room, whilst catching up with your favourite shows.

Step through to the open-plan kitchen area with a range of contemporary appliances so you can rustle up a delicious home-cooked meal for the whole family, whilst the dining area provides ample space for gatherings over a well-deserved glass of wine.

Follow the steps up to the first floor, which hosts a double and twin bedroom, with ample storage space and large windows, giving an abundance of natural light.

Externally, the property has access to a peaceful, secluded courtyard garden with a patio area, and plenty of seating to enjoy the fresh, countryside air whilst watching the sunset of an evening.

Venture towards Shakespeare's Birthplace, a 16th century half-timbered house now used as a museum with period furnishings, and memorabilia relating to Shakespeare's life.

Your little ones will delight in the wonderful Stratford Butterfly Farm housing thousands of butterflies in a large greenhouse.

Also a huge attraction is the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, where you can experience a wealth of culture inside, with plays being performed throughout the year.

This property is in an excellent location for exploring all the surrounding countryside area has to offer, including the Cotswolds AONB, where you can enjoy country walks, or cycling, with plenty of wildlife to spot nearby.

Return to your superbly-placed cottage for a relaxing evening with your loved ones.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double and 1 x twin
  • Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • First floor cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room.
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, washing machine, TV with Freeview and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Permit parking for two cars provided by owners
  • Enclosed patio courtyard with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 0.01 miles and pub 0.1 miles

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About the location


Warwick 9 miles; Royal Leamington Spa 12 miles.

Stratford-upon-Avon is steeped in history and culture and is set in the beautiful Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the River Avon. The birthplace of William Shakespeare, Stratford is a popular tourist destination, featuring the world renowned Royal Shakespeare Company. Experience Olde England by visiting Shakespeare’s birthplace and other houses connected to his family. Open all year round, these fascinating buildings boast 16th century furnishings and beautiful grounds and gardens, allowing you to get a feel for Tudor life. The magnificent River Avon is bordered by landscaped parks and offers an array of activities including cruises, rowing and motorboat rides. Alternatively, visit the local National Trust properties, before sampling Stratford’s excellent restaurants and bars. Within easy reach of Warwick and the Cotswold villages of Stow-on-the-Wold and Moreton-in-Marsh, this is a perfect holiday destination all year round.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas