Why a break to the Cotswolds in 2021 should be on your bucket list?

The Cotswolds is well known as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With picture perfect villages such as Bibury and Bourton-on-the-Water or taking a walk through the countryside, there is lots to enjoy for everyone. The Cotswolds attract 20 million people every year and will not disappoint. Come and visit yourself to see why a break to the Cotswolds is on everyone’s bucket list.

You might be asking yourself, why should these things to do in the Cotswolds be on your bucket list?

 Enjoy a range of activities… 

The Cotswold Water Park in particular is famous for its lakes and outdoor fun. There are a range of family friendly activities to choose from including kayaking, canoeing and even enjoying a spa afternoon. It has everything needed for a fun filled day so why not try something new? Visit our around & about page for more information on what activities there are to offer.

Fun fact – Mountain biking is one of the most popular ways of exploring the Cotswold countryside.

Take a walk round historic attractions and castles…

Beauty comes in all different shapes and sizes. Not only is the Cotswolds an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty but also an area to explore famous historic sites. Step back in time and visit Chedworth Roman Villa, one of the largest in the UK. Set in a wooded Cotswold combe, explore all the different rooms set around the villa and be fascinated by the ancient Roman architecture. Interested in fascinating history from thousands of years ago? Visit Studley Castle, a Grade I listed castle located in the medieval town of Winchcombe.

Visit picture-postcard villages…

Holiday makers who come to the Cotswolds are spoilt for choice with beautiful villages and areas just waiting to be explored and enjoyed. As we have already mentioned, Bibury which is located on the banks of the River Coln is famous for Arlington row, one of the most picturesque row of weaver cottages built with the local Cotswolds stone. Whilst visiting don’t forget to call in at The Bibury Trout Farm, to catch a fresh trout and take a stroll around the lakes.

Enjoy a romantic walk…

The Cotswolds have a vast amount of scenery which can only be viewed on foot. Grab your hiking boots and prepare yourself for over a 100-miles of beautiful countryside on the Cotswold way. The Cotswold way is a unique experience taking you from the beautiful Chipping Campden to the historic city of Bath.

Don’t fancy walking? Then why not hire a bike along the way to give yourself an extra push. There are many more walks to enjoy, take a look at our top 10 walks in the Cotswolds.

Walks in the Cotswolds - The Cotswold Way

 Drive through the Cotswold countryside…

If you don’t want to walk then you can still choose to enjoy the stunning scenery all from the comfort of your own car. The Cotswolds are well known as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, so why not drive along the rolling hills and admire all the beautiful sites that surround you. Want to get a private tour to show you all the best Cotswold areas? Take a look at Undiscover Cotswolds, a company that specialised touring the Cotswolds, anything from 7 hours to 2 days.

Take a wonder round the glorious gardens belonging to TRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall…

Thousands of visitor’s flood to enjoy the wonderful transformation Prince Charles has done since living at the Highgrove Estate in 1980. During a visit you can expect to see a series of highly personal and inspiring features are displayed around the gardens, not forgetting how much of a haven for wildlife these glorious gardens are. After your tour of the gardens, treat yourself after to Highgrove’s own Champagne tea for two. Take a look at what they have to offer and book your visit now.

Scrumptious food…

No matter where you are in the Cotswolds, a café is never too far away. Whether you are wanting to enjoy an afternoon tea at one of the finest hotels or a delicious Sunday lunch, or looking to cosy next to the pub fire, there are plenty of country pubs on offer with fantastic views to admire.

Is the Cotswolds now on your 2021 bucket list?

Whatever’s on your bucket list weather its fishing holidays, luxury spa breakshot tub properties and many more. We have it all on offer here with us. If you are wanting to book a stay in the Cotswolds then why not take a look at the properties we have to offer.

Book online or call today on 01285 861839 to get your perfect bucket list holiday.

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