Holiday Cottages in the Cotswolds

Holiday Cottages in the Cotswolds

Self-Catering Holidays in the Cotswolds

A rolling patchwork of hills, fields and forests and peppered with towns and villages that seem to have appeared from some beautiful, bygone age, the Cotswolds is just waiting to be explored! In addition, the Cotswolds is the second largest Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in England, making the Cotswold countryside the perfect backdrop for our superb range of Cotswolds cottages. If you really want to relax, a holiday in the Cotswolds is the fastest way to slow down.

Spanning six counties, the Cotswolds might be famous for its quintessentially English charm, but there's plenty of shopping in the larger towns and cities. However, if you really want to escape the rat race, check out our selection of holiday cottages in the Cotswolds that are right in the heart of the rolling countryside. With thatched cottages, Gothic churches and imposing mansions, this is Britain at its best.

Our holiday cottages in the Cotswolds allow you to visit this stunning part of England at any time of year, giving you the chance to see how the region's character changes with the seasons. There's plenty of attractions and things to do to keep the whole family entertained, from day trips to Cotswold Farm Park, historic houses and Cotswold Water Park, to exploring the pretty towns of Chipping Norton, Castle Combe, Stratford upon Avon and Chipping Campden.

If you have particular search preferences, make sure to use our filters, which make it extremely easy to find exactly what you're looking for from our wide selection. You can select from all your favourite features, whether you need three bedrooms or twelve, somewhere easily accessible or with a swimming pool, we've got it all.

Best locations in the Cotswolds for self catering accommodation

If you've settled on booking your Cotswolds holidays, but still aren't quite sure where to stay, we have narrowed it down to our five favourites below. Each of these destinations boasts self catering holiday cottages that are bound to fit the bill, whether you're looking for a romantic break in one of our luxury holiday cottages in the beautiful Malvern hills, a dog friendly holiday cottage in the popular village of Stow on the Wold, or a Cotswold cottage with a hot tub in ancient woodland, you can't go wrong here.

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Cotswolds Cottages

  • Last Minute Cottages - The Smithy
  • 1

    Oxfordshire

    The Smithy

    Ref: S125919

    Reviews 42

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    £151

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Gloucestershire
  • 1

    Gloucestershire

    Cottage in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S483102

    1
    2

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    £145

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Hive
  • Gloucestershire

    The Hive

    Ref: S125884

    Reviews 42

    2
    4

    From

    £105

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Barn in Gloucestershire
  • Gloucestershire

    Barn in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S229258

    1
    2

    From

    £97

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Elder Cottage
  • Gloucestershire

    Elder Cottage

    Ref: S87481

    Reviews 49

    1
    2

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    £65

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - 4 Lower Folley
  • 1

    Gloucestershire

    4 Lower Folley

    Ref: S376615

    Reviews 32

    2
    4

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    £127

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Gloucestershire
  • 3

    Gloucestershire

    Cottage in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S522022

    2
    4

    From

    £131

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Weir Cottage
  • Gloucestershire

    Weir Cottage

    Ref: S424844

    Reviews 40

    2
    4

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    £146

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Ingleside Cottage (COTS), Broad Campden
  • 2

    Gloucestershire

    Ingleside Cottage (COTS), Broad Campden

    Ref: S41657

    Reviews 77

    2
    4

    From

    £139

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Wing in Gloucestershire
  • Gloucestershire

    Wing in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S232113

    2
    2

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    £91

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Pudding Hill Barn Cottage
  • 2

    Gloucestershire

    Pudding Hill Barn Cottage

    Ref: S604676

    Reviews 10

    2
    4

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    £136

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Gloucestershire
  • 1

    Gloucestershire

    Cottage in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S778135

    1
    2

    From

    £112

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Huntsman Lake House
  • Gloucestershire

    Huntsman Lake House

    Ref: S476259

    4
    8

    From

    £1996

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Carriage House, Blockley
  • Gloucestershire

    The Carriage House, Blockley

    Ref: S811656

    1
    2

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    £115

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Petals Patch
  • Gloucestershire

    Petals Patch

    Ref: S534643

    Reviews 12

    2
    4

    From

    £175

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Gloucestershire
  • 1

    Gloucestershire

    Cottage in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S242154

    2
    4

    From

    £245

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Wadham Cottage
  • 1

    Gloucestershire

    Wadham Cottage

    Ref: S125948

    Reviews 55

    2
    4

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    £80

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Gloucestershire
  • Gloucestershire

    Cottage in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S232072

    3
    6

    From

    £179

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Barton Cottage
  • 1

    Gloucestershire

    Barton Cottage

    Ref: S670360

    Reviews 14

    2
    4

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    £113

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Kingfisher House
  • Gloucestershire

    Kingfisher House

    Ref: S692890

    Reviews 1

    2
    4

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    £94

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Barn in Gloucestershire
  • 2

    Gloucestershire

    Barn in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S233888

    3
    6

    From

    £172

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Long Barn
  • Gloucestershire

    The Long Barn

    Ref: S72001

    Reviews 25

    2
    4

    From

    £134

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Gloucestershire
  • 2

    Gloucestershire

    Cottage in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S229541

    3
    5

    From

    £147

    per night
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  • Last Minute Cottages - House in Gloucestershire
  • Gloucestershire

    House in Gloucestershire

    Ref: S228992

    4
    8

    From

    £212

    per night
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    Frequent questions

    • Is it worth going to the Cotswolds?

      Yes, visiting the Cotswolds is definitely worth it. This area of picturesque villages and rolling hills in south-central England offers a quintessentially charming English countryside experience. The Cotswolds is known for its stunning landscapes, historic architecture, cozy pubs, and delightful walking trails, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers, history enthusiasts, and those seeking a peaceful and idyllic getaway.

    • How many days do you need to see the Cotswolds?

      The number of days needed to explore the Cotswolds depends on the depth of your exploration and the activities you wish to engage in. For a general visit, a minimum of two to three days is recommended to get a taste of the region's charm and visit a few of the picturesque villages. However, if you wish to thoroughly explore the area, enjoy longer hikes, and immerse yourself in the local culture, a week or more would allow for a more leisurely and immersive experience.

    • Do you need a car for the Cotswolds?

      While having a car can provide more flexibility, convenience and save time, it is not absolutely necessary to have a car to explore the Cotswolds. The region is well-connected by public transportation, which can take you to many of the popular villages and towns. Additionally, there are guided tours and local transportation options available for visitors who prefer not to drive. However, if you wish to explore the more remote areas or have the freedom to explore at your own pace, having a car can be beneficial.

    • What is the most famous Cotswold street?

      One of the most famous streets in the Cotswolds is Arlington Row in the village of Bibury. This picturesque street is a row of charming cottages dating back to the 17th century. Its unique architectural beauty, characterized by stone buildings with steeply pitched roofs, attracts visitors from around the world and it is widely recognised as one of the most iconic and photogenic streets in the Cotswolds.

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