Treat Mum to a special Mother’s Day Cotswold weekend break
This year, Mother’s Day (or Mothering Sunday) falls on Sunday 31st March (for those who need a reminder!) What better way to treat your mum to the break she deserves than a relaxing spring weekend in the Cotswolds? Here’s where and how to book today…
If you’re falling short of ideas, barring the same old candles, flowers and chocolates, then we’ve got a fabulous selection of cottages available from £360 for a 3-night break over the Mother’s Day weekend. All our cottages are close to a great selection of local pubs and restaurants, if you fancy treating your mum to a special Mother’s Day lunch. Or you could prepare an amazing home-cooked Sunday lunch in your holiday cottage – every one of our cottages has a fully equipped kitchen, so you can really impress your Mum on her special day!
See all our cottages that are available from Friday 29th March to Monday 1st April (3-nights) below (with links to book direct for the best deal):
The Byres, Elmley Castle – sleeps 4: 1 king en-suite and 1 twin
The Byres is set in the heart of the picturesque Cotswold village of Elmley Castle, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A recently renovated barn conversion, just three miles from Pershore, The Byres offers beautiful views, chance to spot deer and other wildlife, and is surrounded by superb walking countryside. A great location for exploring the Cotswold, The Byres has a really elegant and sophisticated feel – a weekend break that your mum will love!
The Chapel, North Cerney – sleeps 6 (4+2 adults): 2 double bedrooms and 2 extra single beds – dog friendly
An original Victorian chapel in a quiet Cotswold village on the outskirts of Cirencester, transformed into a seriously sleek contemporary hideaway for up to 6 guests. Driving up the sleepy residential lane of the quaint Cotswold village of North Cerney, you’ll have no problem spotting The Chapel: a picture-perfect Victorian chapel conversion set beside an award-winning farm, looking as though it’s been drawn straight from the pages of a history book. A truly exquisite stay that is sure to provide lovely memories.
The Leat at Wynyard Mill, Malmesbury – sleeps 4: 1 double and 1 twin – dog friendly
The Leat is a peaceful riverside hideaway within walking distance of the charming Cotswold market town of Malmesbury. Tucked in the top floors of a 19th-century water mill, the unique waterside location makes for a tranquil retreat, boasting enviable views across the rooftops of England’s oldest borough. Malmesbury is full of delights, from shops and pubs to the renowned Abbey House Gardens – an ideal location for a weekend break.
Sundial Cottage, Chipping Campden – sleeps 4: 1 double and 1 twin – dog friendly
Sundial Cottage is a charming Cotswold stone farm cottage that sleeps four guests across a double and twin bedroom. This wonderful property is situated within a working farm and promises to provide an authentic countryside experience! Brimming with character and quirks, this cottage is ideal if you’re looking for a peaceful retreat just two miles away from stunning Chipping Campden.
College Farm, Nr Lechlade – sleeps 3: 1 king size, 1 single – dog friendly
Surrounded by nothing but acres of fields filled with wildlife, College Farm Cottage is a charming 18th Century dog and child friendly property, sleeping 3 guests in 2 bedrooms with 1 bathroom. Just a short drive from the Cotswold towns of Burford and Lechlade, College Farm Cottage is perfect for guests seeking open space and tranquillity. Complete with a woodburner, garden, private parking and plenty of walking routes quite literally on your doorstep, this cosy cottage is a real hidden treat.
New Church Cottage, Tetbury – sleeps 4: 1 king and 1 double – dog friendly
A bijou Georgian townhouse with an air of French elegance, tucked in to the heart of one of the Cotswolds’ most famous market towns, renowned for its royal connections. Nestled in a terrace of classic honey-coloured Georgian townhouses just a stone’s throw from the town’s centre, New Church Cottage is distinguished by its quintessential duck-egg blue front door and pretty bay trees framing its front sash window; an elegant touch, setting the theme for the property as soon as you step inside.
Milliner’s Barn, Chipping Campden – sleeps 4: 1 double and 1 twin + travel cot – dog friendly
Milliner’s Barn is off a quiet country lane in the quaint village of Weston-sub-Edge, 2 miles from Chipping Campden. This is a single-story, L-shaped barn conversion in traditional Cotswold stone, offering a tranquil escape to the country for a family or two couples. With interiors that beautifully blend the traditional with the modern, this is a cottage with charm by the bucketful. Exposed beams, Cotswold stone walls and vaulted ceilings greet you as you enter, and a small but well-formed farmhouse kitchen, with feature AGA, gives the barn a distinctly warm and English-country feel.
Meadow View, Coln St Aldwyns – sleeps 6: 2 doubles, 1 twin + travel cot
Built in the late 1930s, Meadow View is a recently modernised, immaculately decorated and maintained, semi-detached cottage in the picturesque Cotswold village of Coln St Aldwyns, just 15 minutes from Burford, 5 minutes from Bibury and 20 minutes from Cirencester. This two-story cottage sleeps 6 across a spacious king-size double bedroom and twin room on the upper floor, and a downstairs double bedroom off the kitchen. The two upstairs bedrooms share a well-equipped family bathroom, with walk-in shower and bath, while the downstairs double has direct access to the downstairs WC. Benefitting from front and rear gardens with an outdoor entertaining area and easy, free parking.
Meadow View 2, Coln St. Aldwyns – sleeps 4: 1 double, 1 twin + a travel cot
Meadow View 2 is a 1930’s, 2-bedroom, 1.5-bath cottage, with a refined, classic feel, in the heart of Coln St Aldwyns, one of the Cotswolds’ prettiest hidden villages. It has been recently modernised and is immaculately decorated and maintained, sleeping 4 across a spacious double bedroom and a large twin room. This two-story, semi-detached cottage in the picturesque Cotswold village of Coln St Aldwyns, is just 15 minutes from Burford, 5 minutes from Bibury and 20 minutes from Cirencester. The two bedrooms share a well-equipped family bathroom, with walk-in shower and bath. Benefitting from front and rear gardens with an outdoor entertaining area and easy, free parking.
Jasmine Cottage, Crickley Court – sleeps 6: 2 doubles, 1 double sofa bed – dog friendly
The accommodation is arranged over two floors. Downstairs it comprises two tastefully decorated and comfortable double bedrooms, the master has a shower ensuite and there is a separate bathroom. Upstairs is a spacious contemporary open plan sitting, dining area and fully equipped modern kitchen. The sitting area has a large comfortable corner sofa which can be converted into a double sofa bed if required. There is a log burning stove for cosy winter evenings. For your entertainment, there is a flat screen TV and DVD player, and WiFi system provides you with access to the internet. Dogs welcome (£25 charge per dog).
Amber Cottage, Crickley Court – sleeps 4: 1 twin (or king), 1 twin – dog friendly
The accommodation is arranged over two floors. Downstairs it comprises a hallway with access to the two very comfortable and tastefully decorated bedrooms and a bathroom with separate shower and bath. The contemporary open plan sitting, dining area and fully equipped modern kitchen is upstairs accessed by a charming spiral staircase. The sitting area has a log burning stove, ideal for cosy winter evenings. For your entertainment, there is a flat screen TV and DVD player, and WiFi system provides you with access to the internet. Dogs welcome (£25 charge per dog).
Box Cottage, Broadway – sleeps 4: 1 double, 1 twin
A charming chocolate-box hideaway in a quiet pedestrian mews, tucked away just moments from Broadway’s independent boutiques. Those looking for a quintessential Cotswolds escape in every sense of the word need look no further than this delightful bolthole in the centre of the beautiful market town of Broadway; a small-but-perfectly-formed mews cottage for up to four guests. Inside, the cottage’s cosy, homely interiors blend the modern with the traditional, with plenty of nods to its heritage preserved in the exposed wooden beams, beautiful parquet flooring, original windows and Victorian equine artwork adorning the walls.
Church Cottage, Burford – sleeps 6: 2 doubles, 1 twin + travel cot
Built in 1937, Church Cottage is located in the heart of lovely Burford. With 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an additional downstairs WC, the cottage sleeps 6 guests comfortably. Guests can be sure to experience an immediate sense of warmth and welcome upon arrival at this beautiful cottage, making it your perfect home-away-from-home in the Cotswolds!
Larger family properties:
Brock Cottage, Nr Kingham – sleeps 12
Tucked away down a winding private track just outside of the peaceful hamlet of Foscot is this seriously cool cottage for up to 14 guests; an eclectic haven with outdoor and indoor space a-plenty, perfect for families and groups alike. A traditional single-story cottage from the outside, this vibrant home comes to life as soon as you step inside, filled to the brim with eye-catching artwork, bright pops of colour and unique furnishings; all sourced from owners Adam and Rowan’s private collection of quirky international artefacts. Light, bright spaces sweep throughout the property thanks to its many skylights and windows, with 7 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests comfortably, including two bedrooms specifically kitted-out for younger guests.
Foxes Manor, Bourton-on-the-Water – sleeps 12 – hot tub – dog friendly
Full of character and steeped in history, Foxes Manor is a Grade II listed, 16th-century Cotswold manor house, yet with a large hot tub! Sleeping up to 12 adults across 6 bedrooms (with 4 bathrooms), Foxes Manor is perfectly secluded (& pet friendly) yet less than a 1-minute walk to the heart of Bourton-on-the-Water, through its’ own private gate. Including mullioned stone windows, oak panelling and a priest hole you have one of the most intriguing and evocative Jacobean houses in the region. The main building dates back nearly four hundred years, and the ‘new’ wing was added about a hundred years later. With crisp cotton sheets, sumptuous towels, hot tub, BBQ, large living room and dining room, plus four open fires for guests to use, two of which are 7-foot real-log inglenook fireplaces.
Hawthorn, Northleach – sleeps 8 in 3 king size bedrooms, 1 twin + travel cot
Hawthorn Cottage is an immaculate Cotswold stone, 4-double-bedroom, dog-friendly luxury holiday home, providing spacious and relaxing accommodation for 8 guests right in the heart of the historic Cotswolds. The owners have lavished this new-build property with top-end appliances, finishes and features. Facilities include 2 en-suite bedrooms, a large family bathroom and separate WC, a log burner, an enclosed and private garden and an integrated car port and off-road parking.
We wish you a happy Mother’s Day wherever you chose to stay with your mum.
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