Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Honey Cottage is a delightful romantic old Cotswold stone cottage which is set in an enviable position, within under a minutes’ walk to all the lovely restaurants, pubs and interesting little shops that Stow-on-the-Wold has to offer. With two bedrooms and lots of original character, including a wonderful inglenook fireplace with log burner, it is perfect for couples wanting a romantic break away or a family holiday. The cottage is furnished and equipped to a high standard of comfort and style to ensure your holiday is both enjoyable and memorable.
Centrally located within the heart of the popular historic Cotswold's market town, Honey Cottage offers everything you need on your doorstep, including beautiful walks through rolling countryside to pretty Cotswold's villages. It is also well located for visiting the many popular villages, towns and cities that the Cotswold's has to offer including Oxford, Cheltenham, Stratford upon Avon and even Bath. There are also numerous places of interest and tourist attractions within the area to enjoy.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Heathrow and Birmingham, Nearest railway: Moreton in Marsh 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
The cottage comfortably sleeps up to four guests but is equally ideal for couples looking for a cosy retreat. It has a lovely romantic double bedroom and a pretty twin room with two single cast iron beds. It dates back to 1650 and still retains much original character which is complimented by traditional fabrics, antique pine furniture and crisp linens.
There is a welcoming sitting room with a lovely original Cotswold's flagstone floor, fantastic inglenook fireplace housing a log burner, comfortable seating and facilities such as a flat screen television (with freeview channels & built in DVD player) and hi-fi - the perfect place to relax and unwind after an exciting day exploring the Cotswold's.
Alternatively, discuss your day’s adventures over a meal in the well equipped farmhouse-style kitchen / breakfast room where everything is provided for a romantic candlelit dinner or a family get-together.
Outside (via the kitchen) there is a pretty enclosed secluded courtyard garden with table, four chairs, BBQ and sun umbrella - Perfect for lunch or enjoying a drink on a sunny day.
The bathroom is fully modernised and benefits from a standard-sized white bathroom suite including WC, wash basin, bath with electric shower over and pastel wall tiles.
Many little extras have been provided within the holiday cottage to make your stay enjoyable. Fresh linen, towels, heating and electricity are included within the price including Wi-Fi throughout the cottage.
Please note: Due to the age of Honey Cottage, there are some low beams and doorways with limited head height. The staircase going up to the top floor where the double bedroom is, is steep and not suitable for people with limited mobility.
|Further details outdoors||
There is a small enclosed courtyard off the kitchen which is perfect for a glass of wine or alfresco dining. Table, chairs, sun umbrella and BBQ are provided.
A slight discount may be available for couples using the cottage. Please note that the stairs going to the double bedroom on the top floor are steep and may not be suitable for people with limited mobility.
The Central England/Cotswolds region
The Cotswold's is renown for its beautiful little villages that are home to quintessential cottages. It offers some of the most magnificent architecture dating back to medieval times and is steeped in history with numerous places of interest just waiting to be explored. It is designated an Area of Natural Outstanding Beauty which is hardly surprising when you see the beautiful landscape that this area offers. Whether you enjoy walking, cycling, visiting historic and stately homes, museums or simply want to relax - there is something for everyone. You will also be spoilt for choice with an excellent selection of restaurants, pubs and bistros just waiting to be enjoyed. Antique lovers will be able to waste many an hour browsing the many antique shops and warehouses and for those who enjoy shopping, a trip to the Roman City of Bath, Cheltenham or Stratford-upon-Avon should not be missed!
Stow-on-the-Wold is located in the heart of the Cotswolds which is within Central England, thus making it an ideal touring base for anyone visiting this country. It is easily accessed from most parts of the country having the M4, M5 and M40 within close proximity and London is only one and a half hours away by train.
Stow on the Wold
This beautiful historic market town is steeped in history and popular at any time of the year. It displays many fine examples of 17th and 18th Century Cotswold architecture around the lovely market square which is also home to fine art galleries, antique shops and many little interesting shops including: butchers, bakers, delicatessens, wine merchants, grocery store, organic store, book shop, artists shop, confectioners, boutiques, interior design shops and many more.
There are numerous places to explore whilst visiting this wonderful area including: Blenheim Palace (the birth place of Winston Churchill); Hidcote Manor; Snowshill Manor; Sudeley Castle; Birdland Park and Gardens; Cotswold's Motoring Museum; Cotswold's Farm Park and Batsford Arboretum - to name just a few!