Holiday rentals in Stroud, find accommodation for your stay in the Cotswolds
Located in the South of the Cotswolds, Stroud is a lovely market town in Gloucestershire and is surrounded by the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Stroud place to rent your Holiday Cottage in the Cotswolds.
Explore life in the Cotswolds, one of the UK's most treasured areas
The Museum in the Park provides an insight into life in the Cotswolds in times gone by and the walled garden is a true on a Summer’s day. Woodchester Mansion is a unique Gothic building which was abandoned before the interior was completed. This curious attraction provides an insight into 19th century architecture and will leave you imagining how beautiful the planned interior would have been given then exterior which wouldn’t be out of place on a film screen. Througham Court Gardens combine contemporary architecture with lovingly presented gardens.
Stroud has been acclaimed for its status of a Market Town, drawing comparisons to Covent Garden in London for its variety of different shops and stalls. If you like wandering around pretty streets and finding gifts for family and friends, ornaments for the house and garden and having conversations with the warm townspeople then you will love Stroud. The Town is also known for its high concentration of famous actors authors and artists, from Keith Allen and Tim McInnerny to Wilbert Awdry who was the creator of the popular children’s books “Thomas the Tank Engine."
Stroud is a fantastic location if you like taking day trips to larger cities but prefer the peace and comfort of a smaller place to stay in the evenings. The famous city Bath is under an hour away and Gloucester and Worcester are also a similar distance away. Why not follow a route in the Forest of Dean or explore the picturesque countryside surrounding Stroud too? To further add to the attraction, London is just an hour and a half on the train from Stroud meaning a trip to the capital isn’t out of reach either! Stroud is a fantastic place to stay in a Holiday Cottage and makes for a great family holiday destination or quiet retreat for couples too.