Brackley is a great base for discovering some of the best of Northamptonshire and further afield on a cottage break. With elegant historic buildings, attractive stone-built houses, a wide High Street and a beautiful historic town hall dominating the town, Brackley is a very appealing market town for a self-catering holiday.
Set very close to the Northamptonshire border with Buckinghamshire, as such you can discover some of the best of Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire and even the Cotswolds on days out from Brackley.
For dining out and country pubs, the market town of Buckingham is just 7 miles from Brackley. For holidaymakers who love immersing themselves in expansive greenery, Stowe Landscape gardens should not be missed and is located just a few miles from Buckingham.
Racing enthusiasts will be pleased to learn that Brackley is just 8 miles from Silverstone and 11 miles from Towcester racecourse.
Those who love to shop will want to visit Bicester designer village where you may be able to grab a bargain, just 11 miles from Brackley.
About Self-Catering Holidays in Brackley
One of the great benefits of holidaying in Brackley, is that the town is within reach of the unspoilt Cotswolds AONB for day trips. The lovely Cotswold town of Chipping Norton is just 21 miles from Brackley and the quaint village of Burford is 36 miles away. The Cotswolds is a great area for walks and hikes, and closer to home gentle canal-side walks can be enjoyed at Stoke Bruerne, just 16 miles from Brackley.
Just outside the Cotswolds but well worth a visit is the charming town of Woodstock, which is home to glorious Blenheim Palace which is renowned for its beautiful grounds and lovely Christmas markets.
With so much to see and do nearby, there is lots to recommend Brackley for a cottage holiday. Whether you rent an apartment or a holiday cottage in Brackley itself or find a holiday lodge, barn conversion or a farm cottage to rent in the nearby countryside, we hope you enjoy discovering this scenic area.
Book a Brackley cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Northamptonshire on holiday.