Find Holidays in the Cotswolds
Perfect for… quintessentially English villages, honey-coloured stone and charming countryside walks
The Cotswolds is a quintessentially English region of picturesque villages, honey-coloured stone, traditional thatched cottages, charming market towns and idyllic countryside. Set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you will never be short of a magnificent backdrop to accompany a day of exploration in the area. Wander its charming streets, peppered with delightful gift and antique stores, wonderful restaurants, pubs, tea rooms and more.
Wildlife enthusiasts will love visiting the Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, where you can encounter giraffes, rhinos and more. Walkers will appreciate a scenic stroll along the Cotswold Way, voted England’s best marked trail. Be impressed by Bourton-on-the-Water, often referred to as the Venice of the Cotswolds, and explore the cities of Oxford, Cheltenham and Gloucester. Other must-visit places include Hidcote Manor Garden, Tewkesbury Abbey, Sudeley Castle, Cheltenham Racecourse and perhaps indulge in a spot of relaxation at the Thermae Bath Spa.
There are so many activities and attractions to get involved in that make for fascinating days out for the whole family, along with plenty of opportunity to immerse yourself in the history and heritage of this breath-taking region.