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Bourton-on-the-Water Accommodation Hotels Cottages Inns and Pubs
This is a selection of recommended accommodation in Hotels, Inns Cottages and Campsites to enhance your weekend break or holiday in the Cotswolds.
Bourton-on-the-Water is one of the most beautiful villages in England and is known as the Little Venice of the Cotswolds with several small bridges spanning the River Windrush running through the village.
The village is highly popular with tourists and has many shops, eating places, and a good choice of accommodation and lodgings in the form of hotels, inns, bed and breakfasts B&Bs and self-catering holiday cottages.
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The Lamb Inn at Great Rissington near Bourton On The Water is
one of the Cotswolds most welcoming country inns
Overlooking the Windrush Valley, we are central to lovely Cotswold villages like Bourton On The Water, Stow On The Wold and The Slaughters. The Lamb is surrounded by heritage sites and visitor attractions, antique shops and art galleries, cultural and sporting events.
The Lamb Inn is an attractively rambling building of mellow Cotswold stone, some parts are over 300 years old, with a sunny garden. Under the care and attention of Paul and Jacqueline Gabriel and their team, it is a thriving village pub as well as a haven of comfort, great food and rural peace and quiet!
We have excellent bed and breakfast accommodation to offer, 14 en suite bedrooms from which to choose from, so from a business stop over to a relaxing weekend break in the Cotswolds we have something to suit every need.
The restaurant is furnished in comfortable country style, attractive for lunches,
candle-lit and romantic for the evening. With fresh flowers in summer and a lovely
log fire in winter, the restaurant also displays a collection of antique and incomprehensible rustic implements.
The Lamb Inn is located in the beautiful Cotswold village of Great Rissington, set
in the heart of the Windrush valley, on the border of Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire and built with the famous Taynton Cotswold stone (St Paul's Cathedral + Oxford colleges), the Lamb is centred in the Cotswolds 'visitor triangle' which encompasses Buford
(6 miles), Stow-on-the-Wold(4 miles), Bourton-on-the-Water (2 miles) and also Cheltenham, Oxford and Stratford Upon Avon (20 to 40 minutes drive), and Bath (1 hour).
The area has everything for discerning visitors including walking or cycling in one of the most beautiful areas in the UK, historic sites and many cultural attractions.
There is plenty to keep you and your children entertained too, Burford Wildlife Park, Birdland in Bourton On The Water to name just a few.
Double room from £70.00 per night; Twin Room from £85.00. Rates fully inclusive of breakfast. See website for details of accommodation options and detailed tariff information including special deals.
The Lamb Inn, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, GL54 2LP
Situated in the heart of Bourton on the Water, the Chester house is a 22 bedroom privately run hotel.
With the river Windrush running through the centre of the village and it's honey coloured stone bridges throughout, Bourton has earned it's nickname, the 'little Venice of the Cotswolds'
With a contemporary country style, Chester house offers a unique mix of relaxed surroundings with exceptional service.
The hotel is centrally located, so you really can do as little or as much as you like, within our beautiful village or the fabulous surrounding Cotswolds.
All rooms are centrally heated and have direct dial telephones. Colour television, tea/coffee making facilities and hairdryer are available for your comfort.
Per Room Per Night B&B
'Good' Double or Twin
'Better' Double or Twin
'Best' Double or Twin
Family Room 2 Adults and 1 child
Family Room 2 Adults and 2 child
We have ground floor rooms suitable for wheelchair and disabled access and one room with a roll in shower. We also welcome well-behaved dogs, but not in the main house or hotel/lounge bar. Please contact us for further information, and arrangements. We can arrange for flowers, chocolates and champagne / wine to be put into the rooms and any other reasonable requests undertaken!
We are a non-smoking hotel.Wireless broadband is also available.
Chester House Hotel
We are Peter & Sue Robinson and we own and
operate a group of 9 cottages in and around Bourton-on-the-Water.
Our ethos has been simple; to create a holiday experience that we would relish ourselves,
so you will find all our cottages are spotlessly clean, warm and spacious. Our beds
are comfortable and there is a comprehensive range of equipment in each cottage.
The beautiful rolling Cotswold countryside is right on the doorstep with mellow stone
cottages, fascinating villages and wide open vistas... come and join us and unwind.
Alice's Cottage, Bow Cottage, South Lawn Barn and South Lawn Cottage are all a stones throw from each other and can therefore be booked individually or
together for large family gatherings. Located only a moment's walk from the heart of
Bourton-on-the-Water often referred to as The Venice of the Cotswolds.
Farthingale and Appledore are also only a few moments walk from the centre of Bourton-on-the-Water
where many a happy hour can be spent visiting the charming shops, restaurants and Inns.
The three other cottages are situated adjacent to our house "Westwood" between Bourton-on-the-Water and Lower Slaughter on the Fosseway. Set in one & three quarter acres of grounds and providing an ideal central base for exploring the Cotswolds. Many of our guests at Westwood book two or more cottages as they are ideal for gatherings of family or friends.
All cottages are non smoking and we regret that we do not take pets.
Guide Prices:- From £237 sleeps 2 Low Season to £976 sleeping 8 in the High Season.
Hope Cottage is a traditional 2 bed semi-detached farm workers cottage completely modernised and built about 100 years ago, with direct access to the common of a quiet, idyllic Cotswold village 3 miles from both Stow-on-the-Wold and Bourton-on-the-Water. It is mentioned in the Doomsday book, and has an old church where Gustav Holst was organist in 1892-3. Stunning views to the South and West and is 100yds from the Oxfordshire Way, ideal as a base for exploring this beautiful area.
The Ground Floor comprises sitting room, kitchen/dining area, shower room, and utility room. The kitchen/dining area is equipped to a high standard with fridge/freezer, electric cooker, microwave oven, dishwasher. The sitting room includes colour TV, Video and DVD players, music centre, sofa bed and 2 armchairs.
There are stunning views through the window of the front bedroom across the Common to the distant Cotswold countryside.
The detached, traditional holiday cottage nestles under a Cotswold stone roof. The single
storey accommodation, has its own drive, private, off-road
parking and landscaped outside space. The Mediterranean
style garden has a patio with garden furniture and a scented
arbour which catches the evening sun and a sunny spot to sit
in can be found in the garden at all times of the day. There
is also a barbeque and deck chairs.
The holiday cottage is situated in the acre grounds of Larks Rise, a four star
highly commended B&B.
This luxury self catering accommodation is an ideal base
for the holidaymaker wishing to be ‘away from it all’ whilst
being just a short walk from Bourton on the Water, the ‘Venice
of the Cotswolds’. Bill and Barbara, the owners,
are on site and personally care for every aspect of the business.
We are happy to accommodate guests for both short breaks
or longer holidays.
Our minimum stay at The Lodge is normally
3 nights - Prices from £250 per week
The Lodge at Larks Rise
Old Gloucester Road, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire
Candlemas is a luxury 19th Century 2 bedroom Grade II listed cottage, built around 1850 and located in the centre of the village.
The cottage itself is arranged on three floors, sleeping 4 or up to 6 (snugly ) plus room for a travel cot, if needed.
The cottage is beautifully appointed with modern luxuries such as flat screen TV's in the living room and master bedroom, SKY, DVD CD Player, yet still retains many original features, such as original beams, nooks and brickwork, and is full of traditional Cotswold charm.
The ground comprises of a lounge, and kitchen, and access to the secluded courtyard garden. A sofa bed is available when accommodation for 6 is required.
On the first floor is the master bedroom, with King-size bed. The shower room is also located on this floor.
On the second floor is the 2nd bedroom, with twin beds.
Children are always welcome at Candlemas. As we have 3 children of our own we know what it is like having to take everything with you. So for your convenience we can provide you with, a travel cot , high chair, blankets, listening monitor, assorted teddies, ( if needed!), a buggy, and various toys, including a Playstation 2 for the older ones!
If there is anything that we can provide for you, or have waiting for you, to make your holiday with your young ones easier, please just let us know in advance, and we will do all we can to help.....we know what it’s like!
Rates per week: Low £250, High £600.
2 Candlemas Cottages
Victoria Street, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BT
Number 5 Lansdowne cottages is set in a nice secluded location 50 yards from the main road but only 3 minutes flat walk to the centre of Bourton on the Water. It has a delightful south facing private front garden and a walled patio garden to the rear. It sleeps 6 people with one twin room and two double rooms one a bit smaller than the other and has a modern bathroom upstairs with bath and separate shower as well as a downstairs toilet/showroom.
Lansdowne holiday cottage is family owned and run by Martin and Helen Macklin, who also run Lansdowne Villa Guest house nearby
The whole cottage has just benefited from a complete renovation incorporating old features with modern amenities, has a modern kitchen and a nice size lounge diner with log burning stove .The bedroom upstairs has been totally modernised to provide a bath with hand held shower and a separate double size power shower and a downstairs shower room has been created downstairs to give more capacity at those awkward times.
There is a pleasant south facing front garden which enjoys a high degree of privacy and a walled patio garden at the rear, there is also plenty of parking.
Please feel free to call if you have any questions about anything regarding the letting of this cottage.
Amenities include:- Flat screen TV with freesat, Log stove, Full central heating, Modern kitchen with microwave, dishwasher,etc., Washing/drier machine, Dining table to seat 6, Garden furniture in patio garden.
Private parking / All linen and towels / Welcome pack of cereals and milk in fridge, tea/coffee.
The Brumpton family including 3 black labs, 4 horses, 2 ponies and a variety of chickens invite you to Home Farm Holiday Cottages. New for 2010 we have 3 traditional Cotswold Stone cottages available as holiday lets.
Home Farm holiday cottages lie in the heart of the North Cotswolds in the village of Little Rissington. Situated a 10 minute walk from Bourton on the Water, the “Venice of the Cotswolds”, and a 10 minute drive from the market town of Stow on the Wold.
Tallett Barn - Sleeps 2+2 (from £500 per week)
+ Fully fitted kitchen
+ Large living room
+ Double bedroom with sofa bed
+ Large bathroom
+ Patio with barbeque
+ Welcome pack
South View Cottage - Sleeps 4+1 (from £600 per week)
+ Fully fitted kitchen
+ Large living room
+ 1 double bedroom
+ 1 Family room
+ Patio with barbeque
+ Private garden
+ Welcome pack
+ Fully fitted kitchen
+ Living room
+ Separate dining room
+ Two double bedrooms
+ Single bedroom
+ Two bathrooms
+ Enclosed lawned garden
+ Large patio with barbeque
+ Welcome pack
On arrival we will make sure you have everything you need to get you started including tea, coffee, milk, bread and butter and depending on how busy we have been in the kitchen, you may also find some home made biscuits and jam.
All cottages have access to our hard tennis court and games room (pool table and table tennis).
Home Farm Holiday Cottages
Little Rissington, Gloucestershire,
Apartment 1 - One Week Stay £295.00; 3 Day Break £175.00
Apartment 2 - One Week Stay £195.00; 3 Day Break £120.00
Apartment 1 + 2 (4 persons) - One Week Stay £450.00; 3 Day Break £265.
Welcome to Windrush Self Catering Apartments
Windrush self catering apartments are located in the heart of the Cotswolds in Bourton On The Water, approximately 200 metres from the centre of the village.
We have two self catering apartments available in the heart of Bourton-on-the Water each sleeping two persons both apartments can be used together to accommodate 4 persons. Private parking with each apartment.
Apartment 1 - Consisting of 1 double bedroom with en suite shower room. A spacious lounge / dining room with television and DVD player. Fully equipped kitchen with double oven cooker, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Apartment 2 - Consisting of 1 double bedroom with shower room / wc. Sitting room with television, kitchenette area equipped with sink, toaster, kettle, fridge and microwave.
All bed linen and towels provided and children 8 years and over welcome, but sorry no pets.
Open all year (including Christmas and New Year).
Windrush Apartments Rose Cottage,
Bourton-on-the-Water, GL54 2AR
Buckle Barn is a beautiful mid-19th century listed Cotswold stone barn in Upper Slaughter, one of England’s most desirable villages. With the River Eye flowing between honey coloured stone cottages and grand houses, this peaceful hamlet is as good as it gets!
In the heart of the village, hidden behind the walls of former dairy farm, Buckle Barn is an ideal retreat for a couple who want to enjoy stylish accommodation in a peaceful location.
The barn is packed full of character with stone floors, vaulted ceilings and wooden beams. The sitting room has a cast-iron electric stove, subtle lighting and high quality soft furnishings with warm woolly throws for cosy evenings.
Upstairs the large vaulted bedroom offers crisp cotton sheets and warm blankets for a restful sleep. The comfort continues in the bathroom with deep pile towels, bath robes, complimentary slippers and a luxury bath with powerful raindrop shower.
There are stunning walks from the doorstep with an abundance of glorious countryside to take in. Many well-known Cotswold towns and villages are within easy reach including Stow, Burford, Chipping Campden and Bourton-on-the-Water. The sister village of Lower Slaughter (voted most romantic street in Britain 2011) is a short stroll away.
This country retreat is available for your sole use on a self-catering basis for long weekends and weekly stays. Prices are dependent upon the time of year, therefore please contact Sarah King for a personalised quotation.
Buckle Barn has all the home comforts you would expect including:-
Welcome pack Complimentary toiletries & slippers Flat screen TV
Board games and books Fully equipped kitchen Dishwasher
Pretty courtyard garden Private off-street parking
Beautiful Holiday Cottage in idyllic setting - Sleeps 4
Far Hill Cottage is a self-catering cottage on the edge of Upper Rissington and just above Little Rissington. It is situated in the heart of the Cotswolds.
Far Hill Cottage is within a ten acre private estate adjacent to the main house. There are beautiful woodlands, paddocks, an imaginatively landscaped garden and a natural spring. The cottage offers impressive panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
Far Hill Cottage is suitable for a quiet and relaxing break. It is also suitable for families however there is a shallow pond so we do not recommend it for very young children unless supervised at all times.
The well furnished accommodation consists of one double and one twin bedroom, a bathroom with shower and wc, a comfortable sitting room with colour television, a kitchen/dining room and a second wc. Ample safe parking is available within the grounds.
The furnished terrace and secluded ambience offers a wonderfully relaxing location to end of the day.
Prices for the cottage for 1 week are £350 off peak and £450 for peak season
Change over day is Friday (Arrival from 4pm & leaving the following Friday by 10am)
Winter weekends for £60 a night per person (for 4 people arriving Friday afternoon from 4pm departing Monday from 10am).
Dogs are an extra £15. Self-catering. All linen included.
Far Hill Cottage is a non-smoking property however smoking is permitted in the grounds
Far Hill Cottage Nr Upper Rissington
Nestling in a gentle slope on the edge of the village of Great Rissington, the newly refurbished Wash House offers stunning self-catering accommodation for two. Sweeping views from the front look over the village to the Windrush Valley and the rear windows look onto an orchard.
The Wash House was originally just that; built of the same honeyed Cotswold stone as the main house, which dates to around 1690. It has been converted in contemporary style: the decoration modern, the furniture antique. The bedroom is on a mezzanine floor with spiral staircase and gallery overlooking the sitting and dining area. The beds can be arranged as a super king-size double or as twins. The linen is all 400 thread Egyptian cotton and the pillows and duvets are non-allergenic. The Wash House benefits from under-floor central heating set by thermostat to ensure constant warmth, but for those who prefer extra cosiness on frosty nights we provide thick Cotswold Woollen Weavers blankets.
The compact sitting and dining area has a commanding view over the Windrush Valley and is furnished with sofa, table and chairs. There is a television with free satellite channels and DVD player as well as Wi-Fi access throughout.
There is a fully equipped kitchen with sink, electric fan oven and hob, microwave, toaster, fridge with ice compartment and dishwasher. The crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils are high quality. We provide place mats and napkins so you can dine in with style or sit out on the terrace and enjoy the view as the sun sets over the valley.
The shower room has W.C., basin, heated towel rail and spacious, walk-in shower that runs under proper mains-fed pressure. Just what you need after a winter walk, or to cool off in the Summer!
SEASONAL TARIFFS (2 people per week)
Weekly bookings are usually taken from Friday to Friday.
Low Season (November – March) £280
Mid Season (April, May, Sept, Oct) £350
High Season/Bank Hols/Christmas £395
We would ask that you arrive at 3.00pm or later and vacate by 11.00am on departure day.
We ask for £100 deposit on booking and the balance to be paid 3 weeks before arrival.
SHORT BREAKS (including breakfast hamper)......£75 per night (minimum stay 2 nights)
SPECIAL OFFER - Book a short break (Friday and Saturday night) and stay Sunday night for free!
(Not in High Season).
Alison and Chris Bowen The Wash House 15 Great Rissington, Nr Cheltenham, GLOUCESTERSHIRE GL54 2LP
Whiteshoots is a unique property set back from the main road within it's own gated area.
Based in the heart of the Cotswolds the cottage is ideally located within walking distance into the main street and river Windrush. Slightly further a field is Shakespeare's birthplace Stratford-upon-Avon, University City of Oxford, Blenheim Palace, Bath, Malvern, Gloucester historic docks and the Regency Spa town of Cheltenham with it's world famous racecourse.
This delightful Cotswold detached holiday cottage has a large enclosed rear garden and is both beautifully presented and well equipped.
The kitchen offers its extensive range of appliances including a dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer, microwave, oven and hob.
The dining room opens onto the beautiful garden. Boasting of its fabulous six seated glass table.
The lounge offers a cosy setting with its delightful wood burner.
On the ground floor there is also a twin bedroom with a wardrobe and dressing table and a cloakroom with a WC and shower.
On the upper level there is a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a bathroom. The double bedroom has fitted wardrobes and television.
Linen & Towels are included in the price.
The cottage is suitable for all ages and pets are welcome (please note we are near a main road). We also have a No Smoking policy. There is also off road parking available for 2 cars.
Visit our website gallery to view images of our rooms and facilities.
Tariff:- Low Season - from £200 to £400 per week,
High Season - from £400 to £600 per week
Whiteshoots Holiday Cottage, Whiteshoots Hill,
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2LE
A beautiful Grade-II listed converted barn idyllically located within the timeless Cotswold hamlet of Upper Slaughter near Bourton-on-the-Water in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Yew Tree Barn is a detached Cotswold stone cottage combining simple country chic with modern comfort. Calming grey hues, antique linens and rich wool fabrics give a cosy 'country retreat' vibe. The woodburning stove is perfect for romantic winter evenings although underfloor heating throughout the ground floor ensure luxurious warmth and comfort all year round.
Surrounded by nature Yew Tree Barn is perfectly positioned for woodland walks or just relaxing in peace and serenity. The River Eye meanders through the village between honey coloured stone cottages and grand houses; the local pub The Slaughters Inn is just a ten minute walk along the river and offers comfort food and local ales in a relaxed atmosphere.
Yew Tree Barn is available on a self-catering basis all year round for short breaks and weekly stays.
At a glance
Detached accommodation for two
Walled courtyard garden with seating
Woodburning stove with complimentary logs
Vaulted ceilings and wooden beams
AGA with electric oven & hob
37" flatscreen Smart TV
Private off-street parking
Yew Tree Barn Holiday Cottage, The Square, Upper Slaughter,
Gloucestershire, GL54 2JF
Yew Tree Barn Holiday Cottage,
Gloucestershire, GL54 2JF
The Merrymouth Inn is a 13th century stone built Coaching Inn
situated near Bouton-on-the-Water
Inn is set in beautiful rolling countryside and is an ideal centre from which to
explore the Cotswolds, whether it be by car, bicycle or on foot. Close by can be
found the famous Cotswold town of Bourton on the Water and the Cotswold Wildlife
Park. The inn is just over 20 miles to Cheltenham Racecourse.
Further a field are many historical places of interest such
as Warwick Castle, Stratford on Avon and Blenheim Palace.
The Inn features a comfortable character bar with open log fire and adjacent restaurant. The owners of the Merrymouth Inn, Bill Prince and Mo Rudd pride themselves on providing freshly cooked food using the finest produce. The Inn features in the 2007 good pub guide.
Accommodation: The nine double bedrooms or twin bedrooms are located to the rear of the inn in attractively converted stables which overlook the rolling Cotswold countryside. Each of the individual, stylish and comfortable rooms includes an en suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities and television. Breakfast is served 9am to noon - earlier on request. The Merrymouth Inn is Dog Friendly.
£50 for single occupancy of double
£75 for twin/double room (2 sharing)
£85 for family room with double bed & 2 bunks
Winter Week Special: Sunday to Thursday- £60 double/twin room, including breakfast.
Winter Weekend Special: Friday and Saturday night- £140 double/twin room, including breakfast.
Monday Night Pie Club!
A choice of delicious homemade pies served with all the trimmings and any drink of your choice for only £10 per person.
New "Guest Pies" every week!
Merrymouth Inn, Stow Road,
Fifield, Nr Burford, Oxon. OX7 6HR
Welcome to The Plough Inn - a true 17th century Cotswolds
country pub near Bourton-on-the-Water
Nestled in the small Cotswold village of Cold Aston between Cheltenham and Bourton-on-the-Water is The Plough Inn, a true country pub. A firm favourite with the locals and run by locals, The Plough Inn offers a warm welcome, real ales, cracking wines and delicious home cooked freshly prepared food.
With its old Cotswold flagstones, original beams and a roaring fire you can lose yourself in the history of this grade 2 listed 17th Century Inn whilst relaxing and creating a base to explore the North Cotswolds and beyond.
Food is important at The Plough Inn being one of Nick and Laura's biggest passions. Between Nick and Head Chef Damion Ryan, top quality locally produced ingredients are used to create delicious freshly prepared home cooked dishes. Seasonal produce is central to our menus and we constantly change our specials board depending on what is good that day. The Plough Inn is unique in having a Bertha, an indoor charcoal oven perfect for cooking the perfect chargrilled steak or whole fish.
We have 3 ensuite double rooms varying in size and price each with their own unique character. Each room is named after a local village which the Plough Inn has served since the 17th Century. The rooms have been renovated and decorated sympathetically to preserve the character of this grade 2 listed building.
Each room has a really comfortable bed with crisp fresh white linen, feather pillows and duvet (please ask for hypoallergenic if needed), fluffy white towels, ensuite bathroom with bath and/ or shower, luxury toiletries, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities. If you need anything else such as an iron please just ask. All room prices include breakfast of your choice at a time to suit you.
Call or email to book, special rates for whole weekends, longer stays or just because we feel like it so always worth asking.
Today's Plough Inn
Situated in the stunning Cotswold village of Cold Aston in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the pub is very much at the heart of the local village community. A grade 2 listed 17th Century building, The Plough Inn has plenty of history.
Run today by husband and wife duo, Nick and Laura Avery bought The Plough Inn in June 2012 and spent nearly a year restoring her to her former glory, with a few alterations to the layout to create more space including three stunning B&B rooms. Opened in May 2013.
The Plough Inn
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