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The Beckford Arms

Muddy says: Could this be the best pub in Wilts? Shall we find out?

Bed & Breakfast

The Great Tythe Barn

Muddy says: Planning a wedding? Are you after the most dreamy, romantic setting in the heart of the Cotswolds? The Great Tythe Barn is just perfect.

Bed & Breakfast

Hatton Court Hotel

Muddy says: Big love goes out to this lovely country house hotel in the heart of the Cotswolds, perfect for a weekend escape or the wedding of your dreams

Food & Drink

Intrepid Campers

Muddy says: It's festival season! So you're gonna need one of these babies....Go on, go camping!

Campervan hire

Wanderlust Camper Co

Muddy says: A big Muddy *WOW* for these unique campervans, each with their own personality. Fun, bubbly, and fuss-free. We love them!

Campervan hire

Georgian Cotswold stone entrance

Cotswold House Hotel & Spa, Chipping Campden

Muddy says: A quintessential English boutique hotel in gorgeous surroundings that’s big on intimacy, style and quirky details. 

Bars

Bowood House

Muddy says: The most positively perfect place for a day out with the kids, with gardens to die for and adventure playgrounds galore

Activities

Cotswold Discovery Trail

Muddy says: We love this really cool new way to get out and about, exploring the Cotswolds

Activities

Sheep on Sheep Street, Stow on the Wold

Muddy says: This stylish Stow-on-the-Wold Inn is must-try territory for pizza lovers and Cotwolds explorers.

Food & Drink

The Porch House, Stow on the Wold

Muddy says: England’s self-proclaimed ‘oldest inn’ also happens to be one of the classiest I’ve stayed at, with stylish interiors, excellent gastrofare and luxe bedrooms. A big yes.

Food & Drink

The King’s Hotel, Chipping Camden

Muddy says: Thumbs up to this oh so easy on the eye Cotswold town house hotel in the heart of the Cotswolds, with tip top food and some pretty snazzy rooms

Bars

Adam Henson with a White Park bull

Cotswold Farm Park

Muddy says: We just love this super farm (home of celebrity farmer Adam Henson, don't you know) that delivers off-the-scale cute baby animals and 360-degree agricultural entertainment.

Activities

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Cowley Manor, Cowley

Muddy says: A contemporary take on the Cotswold country house hotel where chic modern interiors plus cool bar, amazing spa and stupendous surroundings equals 21st-century nirvana.

Food & Drink

Viney Holiday Properties, Blakeney

Muddy says: These two gorgeous period houses, renovated, buffed and shined to perfection, offer acre of lawns, a view to die for over the stunning Gloucestershire countryside and winter walks a-plenty

Holiday Cottages

Tudor Farmhouse, Clearwell

Muddy says: A snug, des-res in the middle of the Forest, we can’t get enough of this boutique hotel's super-comfy interiors and superlative food.

Food & Drink

Rollestone Manor

Muddy says: A gorgeously affordable, cosy and relaxed B&B a mere stone's throw from Stonehenge - we love it!

Bed & Breakfast

Temple Guiting Manor & Barns

Muddy says: Girls' weekend? Celebration bash? Weekend away without the Mudlets? Personal chef, treatment rooms, cinema room, two hot tubs - Temple Guiting has got it all!

Holiday Cottages

The Lamb, Hindon

Muddy says: What are you waiting for? Check in to this gorgeous country pub deep in the West Wiltshire Downs with boutique-style bedrooms, great food and a seriously impressive wine list

Bed & Breakfast

The Old Bell Hotel

Muddy says: Bed down for the night in this newly restored hotel in the heart of charming Malmesbury. It's Britain's oldest hotel, y'know. And it's got a gin bar. Right, I'm moving in...

Food & Drink

Helen Browning’s Royal Oak

Muddy says: A dining pub with rooms on a lush farm in Wiltshire. If you want great tasting organic food, the farm is where it starts!

Food & Drink

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Cheltenham Lawn Guest House, Cheltenham

Muddy says: Overnighting in Cheltenham and looking for a bohemian pad to rest your head? We’ve found just the place.

Bed & Breakfast

StayCotswold

Muddy says: Looking for the most gorgeous, knock-yer-socks-off gaff for a romantic weekend, or a whopper of a place for a special knees-up? StayCotswold has got you covered.

Holiday Cottages

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Royal Oak, Swallowcliffe

Muddy says: Fancy a snuggle in this award-winning pub? It’s a perfectly cosy blend of traditional 18th century architecture and stylish, modern interior design – just what we love at Muddy

Food & Drink

lawns and table with parasol in the gardens of THe Greenway Hotel & Spa

The Greenway Hotel & Spa, Cheltenham

Here at Muddy we've fallen head over heels for the charms of this handsome country manor house hotel, with its knockout looks and luxury trappings.

Food & Drink

Meda Gedara

Muddy says: Looking for a blow-out holiday in a tropical paradise? Always. We’ve found just the place…

Fitness

Timbrell’s Yard

Muddy says: Thumbs up for this cool Bradford on Avon gaff, serving fresh West Country meals and snacks, and all absolutely delish.

Bars

The Hollow Bottom, Guiting Power

Muddy says: We love this award-winning, 17th-century country pub in the Cotswold heartland for its fab food, chilled-out atmosphere and quirky touches.

Food & Drink

Victorian villa formerly The Savoy, Kandinsky, The Montpellier Chapter

Malmaison, Cheltenham

Muddy says: We love this chichi hotel in Cheltenham for its chic Montpellier location and grande dame exterior that segues into cool, eclectic interiors.

Food & Drink

The Bath Arms

Muddy says: We love this cosy hideaway tucked in the shadow of Longleat. It’s the perfect place to relax, unwind and explore…

Food & Drink

Sun Kissed Campers

Muddy says: Fancy an On The Road adventure? Check out these self-drive VW California campervans. Tailored just for you, they're perfect for holiday explorers.

Campervan hire

Whatley Manor Hotel and Spa

Muddy says: Looking for a Cotswold retreat where you can leave the world behind? Whatley Manor Hotel and Spa aces every base.

Food & Drink

Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort

Muddy says: Snooze, spa, fine dine and positively chillax in one of the finest luxury hotels in Wiltshire. It's a huge Muddy tick from us!

Food & Drink

The George Townhouse

Muddy says: Feels like popping into a very stylish friend’s house – who just happens to serve up delicious grub and can put you up in one of 15 luxe bedrooms.

Food & Drink

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