Cotswold News

News and Events from Across the Region

Family Feasting in the Cotswolds

Arguably one of the best things about going away is the food. Being able to try new food in new places helps to create wonderful memories, whilst getting together with family and friends for some family feasting is an ideal way to spend time together. One of the... read more

Cotswold Horseriding Experiences for Beginners

It’s never too late to give horse riding a try. This classic countryside pastime is a much-loved Cotswolds activity and attracts people from all over the UK and beyond who want to experience Cotswolds horse riding within beautiful surroundings. With top instructors... read more

The Cotswolds: A Unique Holiday Experience

When it comes to the perfect holiday, most of us want to do something which offers a break from everyday life. Whether it’s to escape for a relaxing weekend, an adventure holiday, to enjoy the scenery or explore local culture and history, you’ll find it all in the... read more

Cotswold Culture: What NOT to miss!

Experience Cotswold Culture at its very best One of the best ways to really enjoy a holiday or getaway is to live like the locals and really throw yourself into the local culture. The Cotswolds is no different, and with plenty of ways to enjoy country living, even the... read more

Countryfile Live

Countryfile comes to Blenheim Palace… Famed for its imposing façade as well as its place in the nation’s history, Blenheim palace also sits in a jaw dropping country park: small wonder then that it’s been chosen as the ideal backdrop for the first ever Countryfile... read more

Looking for a Staycation?

Have you decided that a staycation is for you this year?  Then look no further as we have Top Cottage, a beautiful, well presented Cotswold country home set in a fabulous village which is currently available for some stays in August. Top Cottage is a charming property... read more

Pedal Power: Family Cycling Adventures

The Cotswolds is a great destination to enjoy the British countryside. Whilst the weather may not always be great, if you pack the right clothes you can enjoy a really active family holiday which you’ll all enjoy. One of the most popular activities to enjoy is... read more

Our Pick of the Best Cotswolds Pubs

Where Are the Best Cotswolds Pubs? The quintessential UK break will typically feature a pub of some sort, and a break in the Cotswolds is certainly no different! Whether it’s a traditional roast dinner on a Sunday, an afternoon refresher in the beer garden or a pint... read more

5 of the Best Cotswold Country Walks

Away from the hustle and bustle of city life, an escape to the Cotswolds is always a welcome break. Whether you’re travelling as a family, a couple or as a group there’s one activity you have to participate in, and best of all – it’s free. Home to some of the UK’s... read more

Our Cotswold Summer Festival Guide

The Cotswolds is a great place to visit at any time of year, but once the summer season starts there is even more to enjoy as the festival season begins too. Whether you’re into music, food or even the circus – there’s something on for everyone in the Cotswolds this... read more

Burford: Shop Local

If you’ve never been to Burford before, then perhaps it’s time you did. An excellent example of a picturesque Cotswolds village, you’ll be delighted by the countryside architecture, historic sites and friendly welcome. With plenty to see and do, Burford is an... read more

Last minute availability in Venice of the Cotswolds

Due to a last minute cancellation, Chapel Cottage in Bourton-on-the-Water is up for grabs. This 17th Century Listed Cottage is available between 1st and 8th July for just £805. This cosy charming cottage for 4 (+1) is located just around the corner from... read more

The best of both worlds…

Isn’t that what we all want from a holiday?  With busy, often stressful lives the ideal is to get away from it all to a haven of peace and tranquillity and then the pragmatist in us kicks in as we realise we don’t want to be THAT far away from civilisation in the form... read more

Eating Out in the Cotswolds – Our Ultimate Guide

Our Picks for Eating Out in the Cotswolds Great scenery, great company and of course great food – that’s what makes eating out in the Cotswolds such a treat. As well as the beautiful landscapes, what draws many people to the Cotswolds is the food. There are plenty of... read more

Relax & enjoy a taste of village life

Are you free 22nd – 29th July and still undecided on what to do for your summer holiday, then look no further…  Teagles Cottage, is a wonderfully restored holiday cottage within walking distance of the Market Square in the popular village of... read more

Royal International Air Tattoo is back

Each year RAF Fairford hosts the Royal International Air Tattoo – the world’s largest and greatest military airshow. Last year the show was a complete sell out success so don’t miss out this year! The event will be held on 8th and 10th July – just 16... read more

Not too late for a Father’s day treat

With Father’s day literally just around the corner, are you still looking for a gift? What could be a better gift than a weekend in the Cotswolds – we still have some beautiful cottages up for grabs – A perfect way to surprise dad and let him know... read more