Head out for farm parks and zoos, country pursuits and real ale. Or stay home for bubbly and barbies on the terrace as the kids invade the games barn.
Kids in the Cotswolds
Explore ancient Berkeley Castle and the Butterfly House – then take a walk through the deer park and look down on Pedington from above.
For a treetop adventure head to Go Ape, Forest of Dean or head off for some snowboarding or tubing at Gloucester Ski and Snowboard Centre.
Run around and see wild birds from all over the world at the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Slimbridge, including the famous pink flamingos.
Just down the road is the Cattle Country Adventure Park. There’s a soft play area, splash pool, a boating lake and American bison. Go wild! And St Augustine’s Farm Park has everything you need for a fun day out in the countryside. With over 50 organic acres to explore this family farm for over 200 years is now a fun place for children.
A short drive away you’ll find Bristol Zoo, and with over 400 species and nine animal houses under cover, it’s a great day out in Bristol whatever the weather.
For the Grown-ups
Head out for some country pursuits – try clay pigeon shooting, quad-biking and archery. Enjoy a round of golf. Or just take a stroll down the road and sample real ale at the CAMRA award-winning Salutation Inn.
There’s lots of adventure nearby from Go Ape treetop climbing and forest segway riding to snowboarding and tubing at Gloucester.
If you would like to indulge in some beauty and health pampering our expert beauty therapists offer a full range of treatments. Get all the luxury of a visit to a spa in the comfort of your own Cotswolds house or enjoy a day of designer shopping at Gloucester Docks or Bristol’s Cribbs Causeway.
Make the most of being together with a photography session at your Cotswolds country house. our fantastic photographer who will come to your holiday house to take photos of family and friends.
The Churchill Arms in Paxford has reopened and is proving more popular than ever. Whether perched at the bar or sat at a table, you’ll be spoilt for choice as Churchill himself looks on. A centuries-old setting boasting everything from fresh fish brought from boat to plate within 48 hours, to Churchill’s very own pudding and a mouth-watering range of wines. Arrive with an appetite and be blown away by the quality.