USEFUL INFORMATION AND LINKS
Places of Interest, and places to stay.
Downton Abbey (Highclere Castle) www.highclerecastle.co.uk/
http://www.gwsr.com/ Gloucestershire warwickshire Steam Railway...A great day out for all the Family...lots of special events...see site for details.
http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk The Main National Trust website. Go to 'find a place to visit' to find local attractions. Eg. Hidcote Gardens, Snowshill Manor Etc.
http://www.hartsilversmiths.co.uk Harts Silversmiths. Chipping Campdens Secret Treasure, go back in time and see these silversmiths at work
http://www.blenheimpalace.com/index.htm Blenheim Palace. Palatial Home of the Dukes of Malborough, and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill
http://www.cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk The Cotswold Farm Park. The rare breeds survival Trust. A must if you have any Children, and great fun for Adults too
http://www.broadwaytower.co.uk Broadway Tower. The Famous Foley that can be seen for miles. “You will never be lost boy if you can see Broadway Tower”
http://www.sudeleycastle.co.uk Sudely Castle. Stunning Castle and grounds near Winchcombe
www.stanwayfountain.co.uk Stanway House. See the “Worlds Highest Gravity Fed Fountain” see this spectacle. That spurts in excess a 300’ column of water.
http://www.snowshill-lavender.co.uk Snowshill Lavender. see the fields in full bloom from mid July (subject to the weather)
www.milldenegarden.co.uk Mill Dene Gardens. Superb Gardens in the delightful village of Blockley
http://www.bourtonhouse.com Bourton House Gardens. Award-winning Gardens and spectacular C16th Tithe Barn at Bourton on the Hill. Delicious home-made teas
www.rococogarden.org.uk Rococo Gardens. at Painswick near Cheltenham opens early in the spring for their spectacular display of endless varieties of Snowdrops. See above for 2 NT Gardens at Hidcote & Snowshill Manor
http://www.visit-broadway.co.uk/index.htm A great new site for all your Cotswold info. An interesting web http://euroforia.eu/cotswold/
A new place to stay..very nice. Trinity House B&B near Stow http://www.trinityhousebandb.co.uk. Zelie Mason would be delightejd to welcome you.
Places to stay.....Places to eat www.broadway-cotswolds.co.uk/sheepscombe.html Sheepscombe House Byre 2 bedroom self catering holiday cottage...Available from mid March 2014 Jacki Harrison’s, my Wife. at Snowshill. It really is very comfortable with stunning views. It is with regret that Sheepscombe House B & B will close from mid October 2013
http://www.ellenboroughpark.com/ Ellenborough Park Hotel Cheltenham. Truly the height of Luxury, beautifully and recently refurbished...An excellent place for you to enjoy a few days touring with me from!
http://www.threeabbeygreen.com/ Three Abbey Green B & B in Bath is a delightful historic town house in a fantastic location just steps away from the Abbey and the Roman Baths....It is the perfect place to stay and relax and a central place to discover the South Cotswolds. Many of the customers that I tour with in the North Cotswolds either transfer with me before or after, via a tour, to this comfortable and highly recommended B & B.
www.theploughinnatford.co.uk The Famous Plough Inn at Ford Home of Jonjo O'neils racing yard...Jackdaws Castle. This excellent pub has a fantastic atmosphere and serves delicious food all day. Highly reccommended
www.cotswold-inns-hotels.co.uk Cotswold Inns & Hotels Ltd. A choice of 7 comfortable hotels that are perfectly located in Moreton-in-Marsh, Broadway, Burford, Bibury, Rodborough Common and Westonbirt near Tetbury
http://www.russellsofbroadway.co.uk Russell Restaurant. Delightful restaurant with rooms in Broadway
http://www.bucklandmanor.co.uk/ The Buckland Manor Hotel. Situated near Broadway. An exceptional, top quality Hotel in the stunningly beautiful Cotswold Village of Buckland nr. Broadway. A very special place to stay.
www.cotswoldhouse.com The Cotswold House Hotel. Top Quality, Luxury hotel in Chipping Campden, historically The “Wool Capital of The Cotswolds”
http://www.seymourhousebandb.co.uk/ Seymour House B & B A fabulous and comfortable B & B in the middle of Chipping Campden....Thoroughly recommended!
Travelling by train
http://www.nationalrail.co.uk Essential if you are planning a train journey
NB All charges are for Tour Guiding services only & those in connection with or for the promotion of such by way of demonstration. There is no charge or part of any charge made for driving as private hire taxi or chauffeur services. Those are services not offered, advertised or provided by me.