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Valentines Cottage

Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire (Ref. 1044587)



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22 Customer Review(s)

  • “The cottage was in an ideal location and we really enjoyed our break the one small problem I felt was we had really sunny weather when we went and we could only slightly open the cottage windows because of the positioning of the blinds.”

    - Julie, September 2021

The property

Surrounded by Shakespearean history and within walking distance of an array of fantastic attractions, Valentines Cottage is superbly placed for a holiday rich in excitement.

Sleeping a total of four guests, this homely terraced cottage makes a great sleeping spot for a couple or family of four.

Venture into the pleasant courtyard setting to find your well-placed holiday home, stepping inside to the find the sitting room adjacent; take a seat one on of the inviting red sofas while you set up a film on the Smart TV, making a wonderfully relaxing way to begin your holiday.

Also on the ground floor sits the modest kitchen/diner, where guests can sit amongst the chef of the group as a tasty treat simmers on the hob while you prepare a fun-filled itinerary for the rest of your trip.

Moving up the soft carpets of the stairs and onto the first floor you will be greeted by the two bedrooms, made up of a double with pretty, pink bedding and ample space for your personal belongings in the spacious built-in wardrobe, as well as a twin with superb skylights giving you the best views of the town below, you can ensure each room boasts beautiful linens and a lovely spot to unwind in after each day of adventure.

Take a refreshing shower or a relaxing bath to begin your day, before heading out into the town to explore its excitement; take a trip to the birthplace of Shakespeare himself, alongside the host of Tudor attractions including its impressive theatres, Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall and the museum of Tudor World, all well-worth a visit for a day out rich in history and excitement.

Stop to explore the many indulgent eateries of the town, before taking a stroll along the River Avon for an extremely scenic experience.

Once you've discovered the scatter of museums in the town, venture to nearby Royal Leamington Spa, known for its exquisite Regency architecture and broad boulevards, here you can find the exhibitions of the Royal Pump Rooms Art Gallery and Museum for even more history and culture, opportunities to walk in the footsteps of famous elephant trainer Sam Lockhart on the Elephant Trail and plenty of shops and boutiques to while away the hours.

For the avid adventure seeker, the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is well-worth a visit for its multitude of walking and cycling routes with rewarding views and plenty of opportunities to spot nature and historic landmarks, or venture to Redditch for wonderful shopping experiences and even more eateries to choose from.

Valentines Cottage is a true delight of a dwelling from which to explore the West Midlands.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x Double and 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with shower over bath, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, Smart TV, WiFi and a selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Permit parking on the roadside for one car
  • One well behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Shop and pub within 0.1 miles
  • Note: There is no garden at this property

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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