FABULOUS RETREAT FOR TWO IN THE HEART OF THE COLN VALLEY
Enjoying an excellent location within a quintessential English village with views across the rolling countryside. This beautifully finished hayloft set within the grounds of the owners home, a former village co …see more
Blueberry Cottage is a stunning holiday home located on a secluded 450 acre nature reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds Water Park. It offers spectacular views over Clearwater Lake. The house sleeps up to eleven guests plus one baby in five bedrooms.The open plan livin …see more
This property was excellent. We visited as a group of friends and this holiday offered the perfect relaxing holiday.
The middle floor with kitchen, living room and dining room was fantastic - its wel… More
Tranquil setting at the heart of award-winning Lower Mill Estate (private residential nature reserve) in the Cotswold Water Park. Short walk to charming village pub (Baker's Arms) in Somerford Keynes. Even shorter walk to onsite SPA (included in rental cost). Cornerston …see more
“A beautiful home away from home in a stunning location!”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
Cornerstone is a comfortable, extremely well-equipped 4-bed house, particularly suitable for families with children. The Wi-Fi was a really useful recent addition! The beds were particularly comfy wit… More
“Very comfortable and homely house in an attractive and peaceful location”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
We enjoyed a very restful and relaxing week in this lovely home-from-home. The house is very warm and comfortable and the facilities on the Estate ensured that there was something for everybody to do … More
Reviewed 30 Mar 2013
Great house. Very cold outside for our weekend away but lovely to have the wood burner for a cosy atmosphere inside. Lots of little extras that the owners provided to make it feel like a real home fro… More
Luxury Penthouse apartment with great views over Howells Mere lake at Lower Mill Estate near Somerford Keynes, Cirencester, easy access to the Cotswolds. Completed in 2011.
Award winning estate with use of leisure facilities, including indoor and outdoor swimming pools …see more
I came here for a week's escape and to recharge my batteries. I loved it! The apartment was very clean and well equipped. Two sets of bi-fold doors opened onto the large balcony which overlooked the l… More
Thank you for your lovely review - so glad the holiday was just what you needed. We would love to welcome you back in future.
As featured in the Sunday Time Home supplement dated November 23rd 2014 - A beautiful detached Cotswold stone cottage in one of the most idyllic unspoilt villages in an area of outstanding beauty in Gloucestershire. The cottage is nestled on the edge of Eastleach on a …see more
“Beautiful, well-equipped cottage in an enchantingly pretty village.”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2014
This cottage has been furnished to a really high standard with great flair and feels more like a home than a holiday cottage. A small entrance hall leads to a remarkably spacious interior. We comfor… More
“Christmas in England”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2014
A lovely cottage located a short drive from Burford. Lots of things to see and do - Beautiful walks, great pubs and villages for strolling around. A lovely break away in a stunning part of England.… More
“A picturesque cottage in an idyllic location”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2014
The three of us stayed at Rose Cottage for a weekend in September. After a relaxed Saturday lunch at the cottage, we went for a pretty walk and then drove in to scenic Burford. Wonderful dinner in a n… More
PRETTY STONE COTTAGE IN THE HEART OF AN ANCIENT MARKET TOWN, SLEEPS 4 + 2
This lovely cottage forms part of an original terrace of farm workers cottages in the secluded peaceful back waters of Fairford and only a short walk from the captivating 17th and 18th cen …see more
Cuckoos Nest is a wonderful family holiday home. We have fitted the house out to the hightest standard and ensured there are little touches of luxury in every room. The house is a contemporary luxury self-catering holiday home on the prestigious Lower Mill Estate in t …see more
We stayed in Cuckoo's Nest in Mid November. The cottage is a really lovely estate with a spa and tennis courts on site. The house is beautifully located on the lake with a stunning view. Our party … More
“Wonderfully relaxing break”
Reviewed 14 Oct 2012
We enjoyed a fabulous mid-week break at Cuckoos Nest with our 6 month old. The house is in a lovely position overlooking the lake and a very close walk to both the spa and the shop.
The house is v… More
“Lovely house, beautiful setting, good fishing and relaxing spa”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2012
We stayed here with 4 adult children, partners and 2 young grandchildren. The boys all enjoyed fishing from the back of the house, and I can recommend the artspa - we tried a variety of treatments an… More
Reservations within 4 weeks of departure usually discounted - please contact us for a quote! Three days usual minimum (2 days may be possible at a supplement - please ask).Dating back to 1624 and immaculately restored this beautiful little one bedroom designer cottage o …see more
Stayed here as part of our minimoon in August. Peaceful, beautiful scenery and well kept cottage. We went for some lovely walks and enjoyed relaxing in the garden area. Far enough away to relax and es… More
Glad you had a great stay. Look forward to seeing you again! Martin & Julie
“Peaceful Rural Retreat”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2016
Lovely countryside great for walking/running and a good pub within 15 minutes across the fields.
Historic cottage with loads of character. Can't believe the countryside is so Dark!… More
Spring Road Cottage is located in one of the prettiest and most undiscovered of the Cotswold villages, Winson, in the Coln Valley. Only a couple of miles away from Barnsley and from the small town of Northleach there are many nearby gastropubs and luxury hotels which of …see more
Our self-catered holiday accommodation can be found in private garden situated in a quiet residential area on the outskirts of Cirencester. It is within walking distance of Cirencester town centre and the brilliant transport links make many of the Cotswolds attractions …see more
Very comfortable, a pleasant walk into town and the owners were very friendly and helpful.
I will definitely recommend this to family and friends from Australia visiting Cirencester.… More
Thanks for your kind review
Reviewed 24 Feb 2014
We stayed in the annexe for a weekend away in the Cotswolds, and loved every minute of it. The annexe is set in the perfect location to explore the Cotswolds from. The accommodation was fantastic. It … More
Thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and the annexe and welcome you in the future.
“Great for exploring the Cotswolds”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2013
Thanks to Steve and family for hosting our family whilst we visited and toured the Cotswolds.
At first we were a little apprehensive because the place is in a family's backyard, but the annexe is … More
It was a pleasure having you, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.
Steve and Bridget
Set on a stunning lake in the heart of the Cotswolds, White Willow Lodge provides the perfect combination of luxury and escape for family and friends with complimentary use of the luxury spa and outdoor facilities included. The 5 bed property has luxurious sleeping arra …see more
We had a wonderful time staying here, it was such a cosy place. In a wonderful setting and a real get away from it all. If you want to escape the city and get some real rest and recuperation I highly … More
“The most amazing trip of my life.”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2015
It was an absolutely amazing stay and a hugely amazing trip and definitely worth it. We went for a winters walk out down by the bird hide and went down to the beautiful Coln river. As I am obsessed wi… More
Reviewed 23 Nov 2014
White Willow Lodge is stunning - an absolutely perfect place for a weekend away with friends.
The decor is gorgeous, from the amazing top floor bedroom and bathroom, to the open plan living and kitch… More
Coot Lodge is a fabulous barn set in a quiet cul-de-sac location and overlooking a small reeded stream, you have miles of scenic walks from the front door and an abundance of local sporting, sightseeing and relaxing activities. Coot has an expansive open plan living, di …see more
This beautiful barn certainly has the wow factor as soon as you open the door. The setting is stunning, and so peaceful if you just want to relax and get away from it all. The house is spotless, and… More
“Wonderful automn holidays at Coot Lodge”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2012
Wonderful property with the indoor/outdoor spa pool located very near by.
The house is astonishing, calm, well furnished with nice & warm wooden floors and a fire place.
Perfect home for a family, m… More
“A wonderful peaceful hideaway.”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2012
I stayed in Coot lodge for a week in early September and can't recommend it highly enough.
It is hugely spacious and well designed. All the furniture and fittings are of a very high standard and the… More
DETACHED COTTAGE, A SHORT WALK TO THE COTSWOLDS TOWN OF CIRENCESTER
Well secluded within the grounds of the owners country home and established gardens, and just a short walk from the traditional market town centre of Cirencester with its array of shops, pubs, restau …see more
Contemporary lake side detached house built 2007 set within The Lower Mill Estate, England's first residential nature reserve, on the shores of Somerford Lagoon a part of The Cotswolds Water Park only 2 hours drive from London. A unique architecturally designed ups …see more
The house was amazing. It backs directly onto a lake so you can drag the kayaks from the back of the house to the water. Lots of interesting birds and wildlife. The house is well equipped and done to … More
A converted, detached, coach house and stables set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, consisting of lounge, large bedroom, kitchen, shower and toilet all on one level with additional TV lounge up one flight of stairs. Set within large private garden, the Little H …see more
Mere Hide was featured in Times on 24thFeb 2010. www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/travel/news/article7038214.eceOutdoor pool open and heated:14Dec to 5FebGuest book:'We didn't want to leave!' - Sheahans, Wales.OUTDOOR POOL OPEN AND HEATED 26Mar-31Oct,19Dec-3Jan Mere Hide (slee …see more
The owner was incredibly helpful providing lots of useful information before we arrived. The accommodation is in very good condition and we had an excellent stay. There are superb views from the balco… More
“A most relaxing holiday at a quiet lake side location”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
This was my second stay at the Lower Mill Estate. The location of Mere Hide is excellent, being fairly close to tennis courts, children's play area, spa & swimming pool as well as the entrance to fant… More
“Fantastic for all ages”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2011
As a family with 4 children of all ages we had a fantastic stay at Mere hide on the Lower Mill Estate.We felt 100% safe letting the children play outside and even our 9 year old rode to the shop every… More
No hen or stag weekends discreet gatherings onlyCall us 7 days a week 9.00am to 10.00pm or book safely on our website No booking fees or hidden charges53 Bittern House is a 3 storey /5 bedroom/3 bathroom lakeside south facing house with a double aspect decking on the …see more
I booked this for a group of uni friends. We meet up every year around the country, usually un the Peaks or Lakes. This year, we decided to try the Cotswolds and I stumbled upon this fantastic house… More
“Fantastic location with extremly high standard of accomodation”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2014
The location is outstanding on a lake. Views beautiful. Kids enjoyed canoeing, swimming and play areas while we enjoyed great coffee at the cafe. House very contemporary with well laid out kitchen, … More
“An excellant property , very well provided with all one could want, and of a high standard”
Reviewed 1 Jan 2014
4 mature couples rented for the xmas period, and found the property to be comfortable, and very well equiped, quiet yet with all one could wish for . We all had a great time, and i would imagine in t… More
The property is a modern, yet traditionally styled 3-bedroom mews house set within a large, gated courtyard in the centre of the historic town of Cirencester.
Inside the styling is luxurious, contemporary and comfortable, making this the ideal home away from home to …see more
Cygnet Lodge set in Lower Mill Estate: an exclusive award winning private estate alongside the River Thames, located in the heart of the Cotswolds, UK. The contemporary home overlooks a lakes on a 550 acre nature reserve, offering stunning views of the Cotswold lakes an …see more
“Fantastic, Amazing place, ideal for adults and Children”
Reviewed 23 Nov 2015
Great stay for the entire Holiday rental was clean, with much attention to deco.
views are stunning, activities were amazing. Kids had loads of fun in the games room which catered for all ages.
“Stunning stay for families with fun and relaxation for everyone.”
Reviewed 24 Nov 2015
This is undoubtably a winner for a family retreat or even a romantic get away. Every amenity to be comfortable, set in a wilderness of beauty and adventure. A perfect place for children of all ages an… More
Nightingale House is on the edge of Swillbrook Lake along Nightingale Walk (a rare nesting ground for several pairs of Nightingales). The glass surround living area affords stunning views both from inside and from the wrap-around balcony.There are luxurious fittings and …see more
The short breaks we offer are: Monday to Friday (4 nights), Friday to Monday (3 nights) and Friday to Sunday (2 nights)
The per night weekend rate is for a 3 night break, please contact us for prices if you require a 2 night weekend break.
The 7 night rates are shown …see more
The Chapel Cottage sits at the top of Pancake Hill, adjacent to the owners' home, on the edge of the beautiful village of Chedworth, surrounded by the peaceful fields, valleys, rivers and villages at the heart of the Cotswold Hills. With a small sit-out area beside …see more
About the Home
Daisy Chain, Cotswold Family Holidays, is a luxury 5 bedroomed contemporary glass fronted home with wonderful uninterrupted views over a large lake. It is situated on the private Lower Mill Estate Nature Reserve in Cotswolds Water Park and is perfect for …see more
Its not easy to find a house that can take all the family but Daisy Chain was perfect for the 9 of us. It is a stunning, modern house, the furniture and facilities are new, high quality and all work w… More
Battel Mews is a modern, yet traditionally styled mews house in the centre of the historic town of Cirencester. Inside the styling is contemporary and comfortable, making Battel Mews the ideal home away from home to relax in, but with all the convenience of the restaur …see more
This is a warm, comfortable and well equipped holiday cottage. It is in a great location and the owners are very pleasant and helpful. We are a family of two parents and two young adult offspring an… More
This lake side lodge is an amazing get away for all the family, a 3 bed lodge with large deck over the 28 acre lake with stunning views, restaurant and bar on site with 24 hr security.
Set in the middle of the Cotswold waterpark you can wakeboard, waterski, sail, swim, …see more
Welcome to what we believe is a unique self catering property within walking distance of the amenities of Cirencester town centre.
* Ground Floor (No Stairs)
* Furnished to a high standard
* ONE BEDROOM
* Allocated parking
* Free wi-fi internet access …see more
I have never stayed anywhere which has such attention to detail. Spotlessly clean, infinitely comfortable,perfectly placed with it's own parking in Cirencester for two cars it is brilliant. This prope… More
Thank you very much for our 1st review. It is important to us that you enjoyed your stay with us. As this is a new property for 2012 on holiday lettings we hope that this review will give confidance to others to book with us.
About Elm Lodge -
Elm Lodge is a beautiful, well equipped New England style holiday property which is situated within a secure gated development at the Cotswold Water park. The lodge sleeps up to six and offers a fantastic family break. Downstairs there is a lovely ent …see more
We had a wonderful stay at Elm Lodge. It had a very warm and welcoming feeling, and was wonderfully presented throughout. The welcome pack was a nice touch too.
The lodge is in a great location, … More
“Amazing - can't wait to come back”
Reviewed 20 May 2015
What a great weekend. Really love the lodge and felt very at home. What amazing views to wake up to every morning!
Husband went fishing and caught 7 fish so he was happy. We played in the playground… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you had a great time at Elm Lodge and we look forward to welcoming you back in September.
NO HENS OR STAGS,
THESE PROPERTIES ARE SUITABLE FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS ONLY, CODE OF CONDUCT TO BE SIGNED
2 magnificent semi detached, adjoining lakeside houses, ideal for family gatherings wishing to stay in 2 individual properties but right next door to each other. S …see more
No hen or stag weekends discreet gatherings onlyCall us 7 days a week 9.00am to 10.00pm or book safely on our websiteNo booking fees or hidden charges Howells Mere 55 is a 3 storey /6 bedroom/3 bathroom (1 master on suite and 2 family baths/showers) lakeside house, …see more
“Absolutely stunning property & views to wake up to!”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2014
We came here as a group of families with young children, to celebrate my sisters 30th. We had an amazing weekend and loved every minute of it. The managers of the property we're very helpful and commu… More
“A luxurious and superbly equipped property with spectacular views.”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2014
I cannot recommend the property highly enough! I had booked the house for a party of 13 to celebrate my mother's 70th birthday and it was an absolute hit with everyone! There was ample room and the h… More
Reviewed 2 Sep 2013
We booked at very short notice and I was very pleased with how organised it was. Kasha, Stephanie and John were great at providing information and ensuring we were able to get there with all the infor… More
A great base for exploring the Cotswolds, this recently converted single storey self-contained apartment is next door to (but completely separate from) the owner's family house in the beautiful Cotswold village of Poulton. Double bedroom with en suite shower room (good …see more
Call us 7 days a week 8.00am to 10.00pm NO Hen or Stag, discreet gatherings only!No booking fees or hidden chargesRushes at 24 Clearwater is an end of terrace 3 storey/5 bedroom/2 bathroom/WC +1 separate WC on the ground floor, magnificent house with far reaching uninte …see more
“An outstanding week away - fantastic location and superior accommodation”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2015
From the minute we booked the accommodation it was a first class customer experience. Stephanie efficiently dealt with our queries. Having previously stayed on the Lower Mills Estate we knew what to e… More
“Fantastic holiday for a family with children”
Reviewed 1 Jan 2015
We had a fantastic holiday. We went with young children and our parents joined us for part of the trip. The condition of the house was perfect - like new. The kitchen was fully equipped, bed linen … More
“Perfect weekend getaway for family”
Reviewed 9 Dec 2014
I book a stay at the Rishes for a family weekend away. We had 8 adults and 2 young kids and the place couldnt have been more perfect.
The house was very clean, modern, comfortable and the owners had… More
CW64 has 4 bedrooms; including a large master bedroom suite, complete with luxurious private bathroom, double height ceiling, contemporary four poster bed & private balcony area.To the ground floor, artfully angled floor to ceiling glass windows run the entire len …see more
“Perfect weekend away with family & friends for my 40th...”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2016
I cannot recommend this villa enough. I booked this break away via Lakeside Spa Holidays - who are a no frills, easy and pleasant company to deal with. They send you an extremely informative welcome p… More
“Great location, lovely house”
Reviewed 14 Aug 2013
Fantastic two week stay at 64 Clearwater. Design of the house worked well for the family of five and our guests. Had fantastic weather so made full use of the lower mills estate facilities. The house … More
“Rest and Relaxation”
Reviewed 30 Mar 2013
A very relaxing break enjoyed by the family at Osprey The lodge was surprisingly warm and cosy as we stayed during the cold spell leading to Easter Even though it was quite chilly out the family th… More
No HOUSE PARTIES OR HEN OR STAG weekends, suitable for discreet family gatherings only.Call us 9.00 am to 10.00 pm 7 days a week or book on our website. Lakeshore Lodge is a 4 BEDROOM HOUSE, SLEEPS MAXIMUM OF 6 ADULTS and 6 children (4 kids in 1 bedroom with 2 bunk beds …see more
We stayed here during the Christmas holidays of 2014 and invited our parents to stay with us. The house was modern, spacious and clean. All the necessary amenities were available. The view of the lake… More
“Idyllic, luxury stay with breathtaking views”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2014
We stayed at lakeshire lodge for 2 nights in September. We got very lucky with the weather, warm sunshine and no rain all weekend. The views of the lake are stunning and although there are many proper… More
NO HENS OR STAGS.
Family orientated resort, shared by second home owners and holiday makers.
Suitable for family groups or discrete gatherings only,terms of conduct to be signed.
Ashton House on Cleawater Lake is a 3 storey /5 bedroom/ 3 bathroom/4 WC lakeside faci …see more
We stayed at Ashton House the first week in August, 2 families, 5 kids, 5 adults. Booking was easy, plenty of information including step by step directions to Ashton House plus local information for … More
“Beautiful well equipped house”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2015
Ashton House was beautiful, plenty of space for 9 of us and fantastically well equipped. Lots of little touches that were appreciated - a supply of washing up liquid, washing powder, tea and milk etc… More
“Birthday week end”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2015
Ashton House provided ideal accommodation and setting for family birthday week end for 8 adults and 4 young children. House was bright, spacious and well furnished and surrounding area was ideal for b… More
Call us 7 days a week 9.00 am to 9.00pm or book safely on our website
NO Hen or Stag, discreet gatherings only!
No booking fees or hidden charges
Howells Mere 10 is a 3 storey 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, detached architect's heaven with uninterrupted lake views, all day suns …see more
We booked 10 Howells Mere and another property at Lower Mill Estate for a large family getaway (18 altogether). We have stayed at Lower Mill Estate before and enjoyed our second visit just as much. Th… More
“Wonderful weekend in a beautiful house”
Reviewed 4 Apr 2014
We organised a weekend away at 10 Howells Mere for a 60th birthday celebration. The weekend and the property exceeded expectations. The house is beautiful and so well equipped. There were 6 adults plu… More
“Great location and superb accomodation”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2014
The Lower Mill Estate at Cirencester Water Parks is a great location for a holiday break. Because its a private gated development surrounding water it is different from other places we have stayed but… More
Goose Nest House: spacious, glass-fronted family-owned holiday home with stunning, uninterrupted views over Somerford Lagoon, the largest lake in Lower Mill Estate and the only lake with buildings only on one edge which give you privacy and wonderful views. Set in the 5 …see more
We've stayed at Goose Nest a few times now and have had a perfect stay every time (hence going back again and again!). The house is immaculate, and very well equipped (including toys for the little on… More
“Fabulous Relaxing Retreat”
Reviewed 7 Feb 2012
Wonderful holiday home with everything you could possibly want. The house is beautifully furnished yet comfortable and relaxing, and amazingly well equipped (especially for young children - there's ev… More
“Fabulous family friendly weekend away”
Reviewed 5 Feb 2012
We had a great time at goose nest. We travelled with another family & the house offered great living space & comfortable bedrooms. The resort is peaceful & beautiful with stunning lakeside views. The … More
NO HENS OR STAGS.
Discreet GATHERINGS ONLY
Howells Mere 28 is a 5 star, architecturally stunning 2 storey /4 bedroom/3 bathroom (2 ensuite ) lakeside south west facing house, sleeps 6 adults in 2 doubles and 1 twin bedroom and 2 children in the bunk bedded room..
Be …see more
Stayed here for a week for 2nd year running. The house is great with everything you need. The spa is great. Lots of nice walks. Very quiet estate. Plenty to do in the area.
Lots to do in and on the … More
“Perfect in every respect, just what we wanted for a family weekend away.”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2012
The accomodation was fantastic. It is set overlooking the lake and in beautiful surroundings. The standard of the accomodation was second to none, it was clean, furnished to a high standard and equip… More
Reviewed 15 Aug 2012
The property location was stunning and the property layout and decor was outstanding.
As far as i was concerned there were only three minor defects. It would have been nice to have had a couple of h… More
No hen or stag weekends discreet gatherings onlyCall us 7 days a week 9.00am to 10.00pm or book safely on our websiteNo booking fees or hidden charges No pets (may make exceptions) no stair gates at the mo but usual cot high chair 1 minute from the on site spa Free wire …see more
Visited for a weekend with two friends and our six small children in November. The house had a great location over looking the lake with a lovely sunny balcony. Really high standard of accomodation, s… More
“Relaxing Retreat with Beautiful Views”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2014
From the moment you enter the gates at Lower Mill Estate you know you've made the right choice. Everything shouts quality and relaxation.
We have a one year old daughter and were looking for a pro… More