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:

Honeysuckle Cottage, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, England

2 bedroom Cottage, Heart of England.

sleeps 1 - 3 guests
1 - 3
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3
4 star

Set in a conservation area and a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within the Cotswolds, this charming terraced stone cottage is pet friendly with a pretty south facing courtyard garden.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £245


Late availability: from 13 December to 18 December 19

The Buckstone House Coach House, Staunton, Coleford, Gloucestershire, England

2 bedroom Cottage, Welsh Borders.

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
4 star

Two bedroom country cottage nestled within the owner's three acres of gardens with the added benefit of access to the owner's tennis court and outdoor swimming pool in the summer months, conveniently close to the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Guests have use of owner's outdoor swimming pool in summer months.), tennis court, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £400
Next availability:
from 09 December to 20 December 19 from 27 December to 30 December 19

'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 16 December to 20 December 19 from 04 January to 24 January 20

Upper Court, Kemerton, Gloucestershire, England

12 bedroom Cottage Complex, Cotswolds.

sleeps 2 - 28 guests
2 - 28
12 bedrooms
12
9 bathrooms
9
dog-friendly cottage

A collection of five Cotswold country cottages with charm and character located in extensive gardens within the grounds of an impressive Georgian Manor House.

Special features: free internet access, pool (outdoor, covered from Sept to May), tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1945
Next availability:
from 09 December to 14 December 19 from 16 December to 21 December 19

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 11 December to 23 December 19 from 26 December to 31 January 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