Lower Mill Estate

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Lower Mill Estate in The Cotswolds

Lower Mill Estate is a private 550 acre luxury holiday home development and nature reserve within the stunning Cotswold Water Park.  It offers lakeside trails, rivers and acres of green space along with natural freshwater lakes.

A peaceful, nature lover’s paradise, the estate team work hard to maintain and encourage wildlife habitats so there are plenty of opportunities to encounter much of the local wildlife during a visit.

The estate offers a range of holiday properties from Cotswold stone cottages to award winning contemporary lakeside houses.  Many properties are pet friendly and have private hot tubs and all offer outside space from which you can enjoy the stunning views over the lakes.

There are also onsite activities and facilities for everyone to take advantage of during their stay, including the award winning Lower Mill Spa, swimming pools, tennis courts, water sports and fishing, as well as an onsite restaurant and shop.

Key Features of Lower Mill Estate

Aerial photo of lower mill estate

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Looking for a different kind of holiday this year?  Our free brochure is full of information about what the Cotswold Water Park has to offer!

The Lakes at Lower Mill Estate

Our self-catering holiday homes on Lower Mill are located around the lakes each offering different settings and property styles whils sharing access to the onsite facilities and activities enabling you to find your perfect holiday destination.

Howells Mere and Clearwater Lakes

Howells Mere & Clearwater

Two stunning freshwater lakes, located within the Estate offering a  collection of contemporary glass-fronted lakeside houses with exclusive access to the onsite award winning Lower Mill Spa plus all of the other facilities the estate has to offer.

Minety Lake

Luxury glass-fronted holiday homes with stunning views over Minety Lake from your private deck, balcony or roof terrace.  Guests enjoy access to all of the onsite facilities including the on-site Spa for a treatment, or a swim in the pool.

Mill Village

Mill Village offers honey-coloured Cotswold cottages nestled beside the Estates seven lakes, meadows, woodland and meandering rivers.  Enjoy access to the onsite facilities and activities alongside an abundance of wildlife.

Discover more about the Cotswold Water Park

We have an extensive blog with plenty of advice, tips and news about things to do in the Cotswold Water Park and beyond.

Onsite Activities and Facilites at Lower Mill Estate

If you need more information on or help with booking any of the onsite activities at Lower Mill Estate get in touch with our team on 01285 861839 who will be happy to help. 

We also have a free Guest Guide with more information about things to do and places to visit on the Estate and surrounding area and which includes discounts for guests staying with Orion Holidays.


family cycling at lower mill estate

Cycling Trails

Adventure Playground at lower mill estate

Adventure Playground

Equipment Rental

Spa pools at lower mill estate

Spa & Gym

Balihoo Restaurant

Nature Reserve

Lower mill pool

Swimming Pool

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