Planning your Costwold holiday.
Welcome to cotswoldholiday a site designed to help people visiting the Cotswolds better plan their trip.
The Cotswolds is located in central England where visitors can roam the Cotswold Hills which is a range of hills starting from the upper Thames going all the way to the Cotswold Edge which is above the Evesham Vale.
In 1966 the region is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has may unique features which are derived from local honey coloured limestone.
Exploring the region.
There are many places to explore and things for the whole family to do.
There are cities such as Bath, towns such as Cheltenham and many small interesting villages such as Castle Combe and Burford and Castle Combe.
Local Cotswold stone has been used for every feature in the region from stone floors to roof tiles, this has ensured architectural uniformity which has meant villages and town have that beautiful chocolate box look. Holidays in the Cotswold are popular which means there are many restaurants, hotels and holiday homes for let.
The hidden Cotswolds.
Not all of the best villages to visit and explore are well known, many are secret gems which the users of cotswoldholiday are privy to.
Off the track treasures well worth a visit include Woodstock which was home to the Malboroughs, Painswick, Winchcombe and Biddestone, all have beautiful churches and buildings worth a visit.
As well as quaint villages there are historic houses, country parks, children's activities and market towns well know for their shops such as Cirencester, Tetbury, Stow-on-the-Wold and Chipping Norton.
For everything you need to know about visiting the Cotswolds explore our site and find out what to do and where to go to make your trip memorable.
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