Cirencester is a lively Cotswold town, full of bustling markets and vibrant little festivals of all genreas, where there is always something for visitors to see or enjoy. It is particularly famous for its Roman heritage.
Cirencester is a perfect part of the Cotswolds. This once politically important town is now a preserved piece of history with beautiful buildings and a rich heritage dating back to the Roman era. It offers a fine choice of cottages to rent both within the town and the surrounding Cotswold villages. Being a vibrant market town there are weekly markets with stalls ranging from local produce to handmade jewellery. There are plenty of intriguing attractions such as the local museum, providing a telescope into the past, and the Roman Amphitheatre which is open year round and is currently free to enter.
Once a hop brewery, this 15thC Grade II listed barn has been converted to create a large and attractive Cotswold holiday cottage in an idyllic rural village location near Cirencester. Greyhound Barn sleeps 16 guests in 8 bedrooms (all en-suite). Pets welcome.
Mrs Daffodil is a romantic thatched rural cottage with an exterior of the yellow Cotswold stone. The pet-friendly rural cottage in Kemble enjoys serenity & countryside views and promises original features such as oak beams, flagstone floors, vaulted ceilings, an inglenook fireplace and fire.
Badger's Lodge is located in the Cotswold Water Park in Gloucestershire. This attractive dog-friendly holiday cottage has been furnished to create a homely ambience. Park facilities available to guests include an outdoor heated swimming pool, sauna, tennis court and childrens play area.
Cirencester's lovely old and carefully preserved buildings are sure to take your breath away as you stroll along old paved streets. Beyond the local church the Abbey Grounds is a lovely, relaxing space with a bandstand, presenting live music during the summer months. Cirencester strives to maintain a nostalgic atmosphere from years ago through its bandstands and market places – creating an obvious sense of legacy and tradition throughout the town.