The 3,000-acre woodland and pasture park is open all year, with a perimeter hedge (claimed to be the largest in the world) planted in the 1720s. Stephen Switzer may have advised on the original plan, and Alexander Pope invested money in the planting, but Lord Bathurst was the park's inspiration. The…
beautiful place for walking, where you can walk for miles and its local
This vast private estate is open daily from 8am - 5pm. You can walk for hours without seeing anyone. In the summer there are numerous events including Polo, Cricket and Tennis all year round. Grab a coffee at the Beano located at the end of Cecily Hill.
Close to the centre of Cirencester, a great place to have a lovely country stroll free of charge, away from cars and yet paved to avoid muddy shoes. Amazing views across Cirencester...
“The place to head if you’re hankering for a truly decent cuppa, Keith’s is a small but perfectly formed treasure trove dedicated to all-things coffee, featuring a fantastic selection from all around the world. Grab a steaming cup and fresh slice of cake to start your day off right. ”
“One of the highest-regarded eating establishments in all of Cirencester is undoubtedly Made by Bob, a multi award-winning restaurant, bar and deli in the town’s centre, serving up incredible breakfasts and lunches daily. Well worth a visit during your stay. Made by Bob also offers a catering service – perfect for a special meal at a Bolthole Retreats holiday rental. ”
“Great place for breakfast or coffee overlooking the lakes. Great tourist info place for the lakes and cotswold water park. They do amazing Pancakes too!!”
“The Vaulted Spa is a unique subterranean spa can be found in the vaults of the boutique Kings Head Hotel, just off the town’s main Market Square. With four treatment rooms, a relaxation room and thermal suite complete with hot tub, infra-red sauna, steam room and experience shower, this is the ideal spot to unwind away from the hubbub of the town centre. Indulge with one of the spa’s pampering treatments, with everything from therapeutic massages and beautifying facials on offer. Booking essential”