Cottage rentals in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England

Cirencester is an attractive market town in Gloucestershire with a fine market square.  With its medieval buildings, shops and restaurants, Cirencester is an attractive place for a cottage break.  Regular markets are a feature of life in this town, including farmers’ markets where you can pick up some good quality local produce whilst on your self-catering holiday.  The architecture, with many of the buildings being constructed from honey coloured stone, make Cirencester a pleasure to spend time in.  Some of the townhouses date back to medieval times when they were constructed for merchants made rich by the wool trade.  To this day, these houses help to give Cirencester a real sense of splendour.  The town has plenty of attractions including a park, museum and art centre.  Cirencester is also well located for discovering the Cotswold Hills which are within easy reach.  Enjoy browsing for self-catering cottages in Cirencester and for country cottages in the surrounding countryside. 

Facts about what Cirencester offers for Cottage Breaks


Cirencester has plenty to interest visitors.  The Corinium museum in Cirencester, with its wealth of Roman artefacts and mosaics, has to be one of the best Roman attractions that England has to offer and is well worth a visit.  Those with a love of the arts shouldn’t miss the New Brewery Arts Centre with its gallery and events. Also in the town is Cirencester Park which is part of the Bathurst Estate.  Entrance to this beautiful park is free and you can enjoy the park either on foot or on horseback.  Nearby to Cirencester is the Cotswold Water Park with its amazing 150 lakes, and huge expanse of countryside.  There are a wide variety of activities on offer at this park ranging from guided walks to watersports.

Cirencester is in an excellent location when it comes to visiting some great Cotswold towns.  The elegant spa city of Cheltenham is just 18 miles away and Gloucester just 20 miles away.  Some of the best towns that the Cotswolds have to offer in terms of scenery and elegance are within relatively easy reach.  Painswick is less than half an hour away by car and Burford in Oxfordshire is a 45 minute drive away.

More hints and tips on things to see and do in this part of Gloucestershire can be picked up from the local tourist information office who will be pleased to help you.  Whether you book a romantic retreat for two or choose to rent a large country house, we hope you find good quality self-catering accommodation and have a brilliant time in this part of Gloucestershire.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England:

Stanton House, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, England

6 bedroom Barn Conversion, Cotswolds.

sleeps 6 - 14 guests
6 - 14
6 bedrooms
6
5 bathrooms
5
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Perfect for large groups or families looking to explore the beautiful Cotswolds, this stone-built holiday cottage is part of the Flagstone Farm development and has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms as well as lovely views of the surrounding countryside.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1290
Next availability:
from 22 January to 24 January 20 from 26 January to 31 January 20

Ingleside Family Cottage, Cotswolds, Adsett, Gloucestershire, England

6 bedroom Cottage, Forest of Dean.

sleeps 1 - 14 guests
1 - 14
6 bedrooms
6
4 bathrooms
4
no dogs allowed
4 star

Large family-friendly 6 bedroom holiday cottage and beautiful mature garden, nestled in a rural hamlet near to the Forest of Dean and within easy reach of the Cotswold Hills and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Special features: games room.

Weekly Price from: £1271
Next availability:
from 24 January to 14 February 20 from 24 February to 06 March 20

Harmony Cottage, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England

5 bedroom Large Country House, Cotswolds.

sleeps 1 - 9 guests
1 - 9
5 bedrooms
5
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Grade II listed country cottage with 5 bedrooms situated in the heart of the Forest of Dean and benefiting from a games room, a private hot tub and beautiful gardens.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1600
Next availability:
from 22 January to 05 June 20 from 07 June to 31 July 20

'Daisy Bank' at Park Farm Holiday Cottages, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, England

2 bedroom Country Cottage, The Cotswolds.

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
5 star

Dog-friendly Cotswold cottage, sleeping up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms, with lovely views over the Cotswold valley and shared access to a half acre dog-proof paddock, tennis court and games lawn with table tennis table, croquet set, badminton net and “Aunt Sally” skittles game.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court.

Weekly Price from: £507
Next availability:
from 22 January to 24 January 20 from 07 February to 24 February 20

The Anchor, Lydbrook, Gloucestershire, England

7 bedroom Large Country House, Wye Valley.

sleeps 14 - 20 guests
14 - 20
7 bedrooms
7
7 bathrooms
7
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Looking to rent a large holiday house in the Wye Valley? This 7 bedroom property in the Forest of Dean with its capacity to sleep up to 20 people, its pet-friendly policy, games room with table tennis, table football and pool table plus inviting warm bubbly private hot tub could be perfect for your group getaway.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £2500
Next availability:
from 22 January to 14 February 20 from 18 February to 03 April 20

We have no cottages within Cirencester itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Cirencester. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England