The picture-perfect little village of Bibury in Gloucestershire is said to be one of the Cotswolds’ prettiest villages. With quaint stone-built cottages, a riverside setting by the River Coln and plenty of Cotswold charm, Bibury is an idyllic place to stay.
Information on Cottage Holidays in Bibury
Points of interest within Bibury include Arlington Row (a collection of weavers’ cottages, said to be amongst some of the most photographed in Britain) and Arlington Mill (an impressive historic mill that is now a private residence.
Things to See and Do around the Cotswolds near Bibury
If you love outdoor activities, you’ll want to head to the Cotswold Water Park (around half an hour’s drive from Bibury). At this water park you can enjoy a great choice of water sports, as well as cycling, bird watching and fishing.
For history and regal surroundings Blenheim Palace in Woodstock
is around 30 minutes’ drive from Bibury and well worth a visit with its fascinating links to Sir Winston Churchill.
For spa days out, shopping and eating out, the towns of Cheltenham and Gloucester
are only around 40 minutes’ drive from Bibury and have plenty to recommend them.
Other picture-perfect Cotswold towns and villages to visit not too far from Bibury include Burford, Bourton on the Water
with its Birdpark, Stow on the Wold,
Upper Slaughter and Lower Slaughter.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Bibury, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Gloucestershire.