Love a bit of nature and culture?
Enjoy not only our own grounds, but the grounds of many stately homes and gardens in and around the Cotswolds.
Westonbirt Arboretum is one of the most beautiful and important plant collections in the world. With 15,000 specimens, and 2,500 species of tree from all over the world, the arboretum plays a vital part in research and conservation, as well as being a stunningly beautiful place to visit and explore rare, interesting and beautiful plants from the furthest corners of the globe.
Approximately 11 miles | 27 minute drive from the hotel
LACOCK ABBEY AND VILLAGE
Once home to photographic pioneer William Henry Fox Talbot, Lacock Abbey is a quirky country house with monastic roots and meandering gardens. The National Trust owned village is quintessentially English, unchanged for over 200 years, and recognisable as a location in many period dramas including Downton Abbey.
Approximately 9 miles | 20 minute drive from the hotel
GARDENS IN BATH
These exquisite gardens are scattered across the world famous city of Bath, nestled alongside the equally impressive Georgian architecture, they are framed by the soft colours of locally quarried Bath Stone.
Botanical Gardens at Royal Victoria Park
Approximately 14 miles | 26 minute drive from the hotel
Widely regarded as one of the best examples of high Elizabethan architecture in Britain and one of the most beautiful stately homes open to the public. Substantially completed by 1580 and home to the 7th Marquess of Bath, it is set within 900 acres of stunning ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland.
Approximately 30 miles | 56 minute drive from the hotel