See the cottages in the Gloucester area that are available to hire for your Cotswolds cottage holiday
Sleeps 4 No Pets
Price from £320.00-£576 Ref syk927927
Little Gem is a third floor apartment in Gloucester and can sleep four people in one sumptuous double bedroom and a sofa bed in the sitting area, together with a bathroom. There is a striking open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen and a sitting area with an exposed brick wall. The apartment offers views over Gloucester Docks to The Royal Forest of Dean. Gloucester city centre and its cathedral are just five minutes' walk away. Little Gem is an ideal retreat for discovering all that this area has to offer.
Electric wall heaters. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car in private car park. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants 2 mins walk. Note: The apartment doesn't have a dining table/area. Note: There is reduced head height in the shower. Note: Before parking in the private car park, you will need to retrieve a car pass from the apartment. Whilst doing this you will need to park in the public pay and display car park next to the apartment block (charges apply to park here). Note: Gloucester Docks surround the apartment block, children must be supervised at all times. Note: Max 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 small children.
The Lock House
Sleeps 6 Pets Allowed
Price from £426.00-£874 Ref syk2749
Lock House is a beautiful detached Grade II listed former Lock Keepers house, located at the entrance to the historic Gloucester Docks. This delightfully welcoming holiday property offers cosy accommodation including three bedrooms, a bathroom with an attractive roll top bath, two sitting rooms with open fires, original wooden floors, and a dining room that overlooks the River Severn. The garden is situated right on the riverbank, and is a wonderful spot in which to relax with a drink after a day spent sightseeing. Gloucester Docks is a short distance from The Lock House, and offers some lively attractions including award winning museums, restaurants, bars, cafes and shops, and traditional shipbuilding. Gloucester's many attractions, parks, stunning countryside and honey coloured Cotswold villages are all within easy reach of this wonderful holiday property.
Gas central heating with open fire in the sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, stereo/CD player, WiFi, library of books, games and DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Riverside garden with furniture and BBQ. Off road parking for 3 cars. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops, bars and restaurants two mins walk. Note: Due to close proximity of deep open water at front and rear, children must be very closely supervised at all times and care should be taken with dogs. Note: This is an old property and so the stairs are quite steep, however there is a handrail down one side.
Fir Tree Lodge
Huntley, near Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 5 No Pets
Price from £486.00-£ Ref COTCUKC422
Perfect for a holiday with your children, Fir Tree Lodge is situated with lots of attractions nearby.
This detached property is situated in Huntley, adjacent to the owner’s home, on the A40 allowing easy access to all main routes and the abundance of attractions within the area. The Forest of Dean is popular all year round with outdoor pursuits such as climbing, mountain biking, dedicated cycle tracks to suit all abilities, walking, fishing and many visitor attractions such as Puzzlewood, Go Ape and the steam railway, to mention just a few. Gloucester itself offers a healthy mix of major stores and an array of independent and regional retailers, many of which are unique to Gloucester which makes the city an ideal place to shop. The docklands are a big attraction with museums, bars and cafés. The picturesque Wye Valley offers wonderful scenery, fishing on the River Wye, canoeing and kayaking. Racecourses at Chepstow and Cheltenham are within an easy drive and the market towns of Ledbury, Ross-on-Wye, Monmouth and Abergavenny host many food, literary and other festivals throughout the year. Shop ½ mile, pub 100 yards and restaurant 500 yards.
Step to entrance.
Ground Floor:Living room: With wood burner and 40" Freeview TV.
Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
First Floor:Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included, remainder at £5 per basket. Welcome pack. Small enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking.
The Old Ann Cam School
Dymock, near Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 5 1 Pets Allowed
Price from £487.00-£ Ref COTCNTN
Full of character, this former school house features large windows, plenty of beams and a wonderful mezzanine bedroom.
Set in the heart of Dymock, The Old Ann Cam School is a wonderfully converted school house which dates back to 1825 and exhibits character features throughout. Grade II listed, it boasts massive oak beams and wall panelling, and the mezzanine bedroom is high up in the vaulted roof overlooking the spacious living room. The wood-burning stove offers a warm welcome and the stunning, large windows provide fabulous light. The owner lives adjacent, and the property is very well equipped with everything needed for a successful holiday. Outside is a large shared garden with patio, play area and a barbecue is provided so that long summer evenings can be whiled away relaxing after a day’s sightseeing. Dymock is well placed on the Herefordshire/Gloucestershire borders and makes a fine location for touring. Shop 275 yards, pub and restaurant 550 yards.
Entrance porch. Living/dining room with wood-burning stove and double sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only). Kitchen. Double bedroom with 6ft zip and link bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Shower room with toilet. Spiral stairs to galleried double bedroom with additional single. Most rooms beamed.
Wood-burning stove - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
Electricity, oil underfloor central heating, bed linen and towels included
Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture
Shared use of owner’s landscaped grounds
Parking (for 1 car); additional roadside parking
Pet free of charge
NB: 4 steps in garden
Harts Farm Barn Cottage
Redmarley D’Abitot, near Ledbury, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 5 No Pets
Price from £485.00-£ Ref COTCNTW
Ideal for couples or families with children, a great base for touring the Forest of Dean and the Cotswolds.
This converted, ground floor cottage annexe is attached to a 300-year old, Grade ll listed barn. Set in a stunning garden in the heart of the countryside, it provides luxury, single-storey accommodation for couples or families with children, and has shared use of an outdoor hot tub which is undercover and available all year round. Breakfast is available in the main house (on request and at cost). The Cotswold village of Redmarley D’Abitot has access to the beautiful countryside and River Severn, with walking and cycling opportunities on your doorstep and is ideal for exploring the Royal Forest of Dean, the Wye Valley and the Malvern Hills. Visit the Three Counties Showground, Cotswold Farm Park, Gloucestershire/Warwickshire railway, Birdland Park and Garden, the Model Village, Sudeley Castle and Cheltenham, famed for a day at the races or one of their many festivals. National Trust properties also worth a visit include Bredon Barn, Hidcote Gardens and Snowshill Manor and Gardens. A little further afield is the West Midlands Safari, Cadbury World, Warwick Castle and Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon. Shop, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.
Step and ramp to entrance. Living room with electric flame-effect fire/dining room/kitchen. Double bedroom. Further double bedroom with 4-poster bed and additional single (for alternative sleeping). Shower room with toilet.
Electric flame-effect fire included
Electric, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included
Use of owners’ washing machine
Screened off garden area with patio and furniture
Parking (for 3 cars)
Shared hot tub (no children under 14 years)
Towelling robes included
Kempley, near Ross-on-Wye, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 4 No Pets
Price from £381.00-£ Ref COTC24923
Daffodil and Poets Walk close by, Forest of Dean with picnic sites and walks close by, Tewkesbury is a must.
Situated within the grounds of the owner’s home and the 100-acre Hillbrook Farm, is this detached barn conversion offering a good holiday base.
Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with tiled floor. 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: 1 twin bedroom. Shower room with toilet.
Economy 7 central heating, oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. DVD. CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Fridge/freezer. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, sitting-out area and furniture. 100-acres of farmland with part use of footpaths. Parking (2 cars). No smoking. NB: There is a step in the garden and stream in the grounds.
The Hideaway Cottage
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 4 1 Pets Allowed
Price from £514.00-£ Ref COTC28425
This property is full of character, with exposed beams and a wood burner. It also has delightful views towards Norman cathedral.
One of the oldest buildings in Gloucester, Hideaway Cottage has views of the magnificent Norman cathedral, and lies close to the bustling city centre with its excellent range of shops, markets, restaurants, pubs and visitor attractions. Gloucester also has Roman foundations and Victorian docklands and is an ideal holiday base from which to tour the Cotswolds and the Royal Forest of Dean, a short drive away. Literary links abound with Beatrix Potter’s "Tailor of Gloucester" and the cloisters at Gloucester Cathedral, a location for the "Harry Potter" movies. Shop and pub ½ mile, restaurant 1 mile.
Ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen. Steep stairs to first floor: 2 double bedrooms. Bathroom with shower over roll-top bath and toilet.
Woodburner in living room (initial fuel included). Gas central heating, gas and electricity (initial £5 included, remainder by meter card). Bed linen and towels included. 49" Freeview TV. DVD. Blu-ray player. Gas hob. Electric oven. Microwave. Washing machine. Wi-Fi. Enclosed garden and furniture. Parking (£5 per week). Welcome pack. No smoking. NB: Large pond in garden.
Little Court Cottages - Leonards Cottage
Upton St Leonards, near Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 4 No Pets
Price from £405.00-£ Ref COTCUKC1093
For a relaxing and peaceful break this lovely cottage is ideal, close to the beautiful Cotswold countryside for walks.
Little Court Cottages have been sympathetically converted from a former stable block with the purpose of creating comfortable and private accommodation for guests. The two semi-detached cottages, Leonards Cottage (ref UKC1093) and Upton Cottage (ref UKC1094) are adjacent to each other, overlooking a magnolia tree. The single storey cottages are conveniently located on the edge of the pretty village of Upton St Leonards, 3 miles from Gloucester city centre and 8 miles from Cheltenham.
This is a peaceful, rural setting, yet within easy reach of the local towns of Gloucester, Cheltenham, Painswick and Stroud with their amenities. This is the perfect base for exploring the beautiful Cotswolds and the many wonderful attractions this area has to offer, there is good access to all parts of Gloucestershire and beyond. Regency Cheltenham, 6 miles, has boutique shopping, the celebrated Gold Cup Cheltenham Racecourse and world famous jazz and literary festivals. Cirencester, the ‘Capital of the Cotswolds’, is 12 miles, and is a charming market town. It is conveniently located to many other Cotswold towns and villages, such as Stow-on-the-Wold, Bourton-on-the-Water, Winchcombe and Tetbury. Shop ¼ mile, pub and restaurant 50 yards.
The properties can be booked together to accommodate a total of 6 guests.
Step to entrance. All on the ground floor. Laminate floors throughout.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With electric wood burner, 32" Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and CD player with a selection of CDs.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Private parking for 2 cars.
Both propeties: Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot available on request. Sitting-out area with garden furniture. No smoking.
Robinswood, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 4 1 Pets Allowed
Price from £518.00-£ Ref COTCB6286
Brierley is a lovely property where guests can choose between relaxing in the south-facing garden or exploring Gloucester and further afield.
Brierley provides a peaceful holiday retreat, on the edge of a residential estate. It is warm and comfortable and the south-facing garden overlooks a small orchard. The conservation park is only a short stroll away, and in season you can try the mushroom walk. Close at hand are the historic docks of Gloucester, the city’s cathedral (used in the filming of Harry Potter), several museums and excellent sports facilities. Well placed for a visit to the elegant spa town of Cheltenham, the Royal Forest of Dean, Shakespeare’s Stratford and the picturesque Cotswolds.
All on ground floor: Living/dining room with patio doors. Kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Separate toilet.
Gas coal-effect fire in living room included. Electricity, bed linen and towels included. Stereo/CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Fridge/freezer. Enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Parking. No smoking.
Newent, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Sleeps 4 2 Pets Allowed
Price from £557.00-£ Ref COTC24524
This light and airy home with a large enclosed garden is perfect for visiting market towns and the Forest of Dean.
Situated in open countryside within a beautiful 2-acre garden and attached to the owner’s home, Woodlands offers a perfect homely holiday base from which to explore the area. It is ideally located to enjoy the Forest of Dean, Severn and Wye Valleys, Malvern Hills and the Cotswolds. Pretty market towns of Ross on Wye, Ledbury and Tewkesbury are an easy drive. Shops and pubs 2 miles.
Ground floor: Living room with French doors. Dining room. Kitchen with tiled floor. Separate toilet. Stairs or stairlift to first floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite bathroom with shower over walk-in spa bath, bidet and toilet, 1 twin. Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.Freesat TV. DVD and small library. Stereo/CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Freezer. 2-acre shared enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Parking (2 cars). No smoking. NB: 6 steps within garden and unfenced pond.