Holiday cottages in Bourton-on-the-water
Described as a chocolate-box village, renting a holiday home in Bourton-on-the-water is perfect if you love discovering traditional and beautifully preserved English villages almost frozen in time. Bourton-on-the-water is located in the Cotswolds, a region lying in the heart of England, world famous for its honey coloured stone architecture and idyllic village scenes. You can choose from a wide range of holiday rentals and cottages available in great destinations here. Described as a ‘little Venice’ with its quaint bridges and sparkling water, it is regularly voted one of the prettiest villages in England. It has a unique appeal to visitors and residents alike. There is plenty to see and do with a wealth of attractions and shops, restaurants and tea rooms, or simply stay and enjoy some tranquil time by the River Windrush with its beautiful bridges throughout.
Getting around Bourton-on-the-water
You are able to walk around the whole village by foot and this recommended if you want the best experience. If travelling to your holiday rental in Bourton-on-the-Water by train use Moreton-in-Marsh station or Kingham Station from London (Paddington) or Cheltenham Spa if coming from the South West, Midlands and the North of England. The nearest airport is Birmingham International Airport.
Things to see and do around your holiday home in Bourton-on-the-water
Not only does Bourton-on-the-water offer holiday homes and apartments, there are plenty of attractions for you to enjoy on your holiday. If you love wildlife, Birdland is right on your doorstep. It’s a beautiful park and gardens containing over 500 birds. For car fanatics and children there is the Cotswold Motor Museum and the family friendly Motor Museum & Toy Collection full of fascinating history. There is also the unique Model Village, which is an impressive one-ninth scale replica in local stone of Bourton on the Water. If you fancy a leisurely stroll and a drink by the river there is The Cotswold Brewing Company, which offers tours and sells its drinks to the public.