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10 cosy Cotswold cottages you can rent on Airbnb

PUBLISHED: 10:50 16 May 2017

Top Cottage, Broadway via Character Cottages (c) Oliver Grahame Photography

Top Cottage, Broadway via Character Cottages (c) Oliver Grahame Photography

© 2016 Oliver Grahame Photography

Whether you’re after a romantic break for two, a getaway with friends or a base to explore the beauty of the region, these cosy Cotswold cottages, available to book via Airbnb are the perfect places to enjoy your stay

1. Twine Cottage, Chipping Campden

A thatched roof, honey-coloured brickwork and exposed beams; it doesn’t get much more quintessentially Cotswold than Twine Cottage. This picturesque 17th century, Grade II listed property is ideal for a romantic trip away to the countryside with its beautiful roll top bath, stone fireplace and wood burner and private garden to enjoy al fresco dinner and drinks on a sunny evening.

Guests can enjoy free parking and Chipping Campden’s High Street is only a short stroll away. Positive reviews are plentiful with previous visitors and they highly recommend the property to “fully immerse yourself into the Cotswolds charm.”

Twine Cottage in Chipping Campden - Houses for Rent in Chipping Campden, United Kingdom

in Chipping Campden, GB. If you have ever wanted to stay in a thatched cottage then Twine Cottage is a must! Twine Cottage, is a picturesque 17th century Grade II listed Cotswolds thatched holiday cottage which oozes charm. It is situated in a quiet position, yet within ... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Chipping-Campden--United-Kingdom

2. Chapel Cottage, Bourton on the Water

Fancy staying in the heart of the Venice of the Cotswolds? Well now you can! This two bedroomed cottage bursting with charm and character lies in the heart of Bourton-on-the-Water.

This property is perfect for a couples’ break or for a group of friends to escape to the countryside. The lovingly restored 17th century cottage boasts a living room with a leather sofa, love seat and fireplace (plus a welcome basket of kindling and logs for those colder evenings). Just through the stable door from the kitchen is the suntrap garden with a table, chairs and BBQ.

For parties of two or more, the second bedroom is a cosy hideaway complete with a TV. The perfect bolthole to rest a weary head the morning after a few drinks at the pub!

Chapel Cottage, Bourton-on-the-Water - Holiday homes for Rent in Bourton-on-the-Water, England, United Kingdom

in Bourton-on-the-Water, GB. Oozing with charm and character, this warm and welcoming home is an ideal base to explore the Cotswolds. Located within the heart of Bourton on the Water, known locally as the Venice of the Cotswolds, Chapel Cottage is a short stroll from all the ... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Bourton-on-the-Water--United-Kingdom

3. Yew Tree Cottage, Stow-on-the-Wold

The chic interiors of Yew Tree Cottage in Stow-on-the-Wold are bound to give you major house envy. Throughout the house expect light, airy rooms, soft furnishings and a log burner to keep the cottage cosy. There are three bedrooms at Yew Tree so up to five guests can enjoy a comfortable stay.

A peaceful stay can be enjoyed even though Stow-on-the-Wold’s town centre is only a short walk away.

Yew Tree Cottage - Houses for Rent in Stow-on-the-Wold, England, United Kingdom

in Stow-on-the-Wold, GB. My place is close to the Stow centre and public transport. You'll love my place because of the location and the ambiance, it is in a very quiet peaceful location but within a 3 minute walk to the shops, restaurants and tea rooms. Fairly new to AIR... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Stow-on-the-Wold--United-Kingdom

4. Closes Farm Cottage, Broadway

For those planning a break with family and friends in the beautiful North Cotswold village of Broadway, the Closes Farm Cottage is the “home from home” you’d expect of a cosy Cotswold cottage. The wood-burning stove, original oak beams and soft lighting enhance the comfort of your stay while the pretty garden is perfect to soak in the scenery in the sunshine.

The 18th century cottage is positioned on the Upper High Street; the perfect location for exploring the gorgeous village and views from the Cotswold Way.

Closes Farm Cottage - Houses for Rent in Broadway, United Kingdom

in Broadway, GB. Closes Farm Cottage is a charming 18th century Cotswold cottage situated on the Upper High Street in Broadway, within easy walking distance of shops, restaurants and attractions, yet totally peaceful with rural views, lovely private garden and par... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Broadway--United-Kingdom

5. Top Cottage, Broadway

Step through the doors of Top Cottage in Broadway, with its delightful Cotswold stone frontage and you’ll find beautifully appointed decoration and furnishings throughout. All the rooms are light, airy and modern with quirky touches. The walled courtyard at the back of the property provides a perfect backdrop for evening drinks and nibbles.

Top Cottage sits in a row of cottages just off Broadway’s High Street, and parking is available for at least one car.

Top Cottage, Broadway - Houses for Rent in Broadway, Cotswolds, United Kingdom

in Broadway, GB. Welcome to Something Cottage, brought to you exclusively by Character Cottages, local specialists in stylish, Cotswold holiday rentals. Top Cottage is a stunning Cotswold stone cottage, peacefully located on a pedestrian mews, yet just a two minu... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Broadway--United-Kingdom

6. Apple Tree Cottage, Winchcombe

Suitable for either a cosy couples’ breakaway or holiday for four, Apple Tree Cottage is a two bedroomed, cosy abode nestled in the centre of Winchcombe. The cottage is the ideal base for exploring the town and nearby attractions including Sudeley Castle and Hailes Abbey, and the nearby vibrant Cheltenham.

Guests have called the cottage a “real little gem of a place” with “nice little touches” throughout. It’s easy to see why; although sympathetically refurbished with chic, modern styling, Apple Tree Cottage still retains its character. The inglenook fireplace, original oak beams and Cotswold stone brickwork amplify the property’s charm.

Apple Tree Cottage, 2 bedroom Cotswolds cottage - Houses for Rent in Winchcombe, England, United Kingdom

in Winchcombe, GB. Apple Tree Cottage is a charming Cotswold stone cottage, located right in the heart of Winchcombe with country pubs and shops just a stone's throw from the front door. Located on the most photographed street in the ancient Anglo-Saxon town of Winc... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Winchcombe--United-Kingdom

7. Springbank, Temple Guiting

Escape hectic everyday life with a stay at the quiet hideaway of Springback in Temple Guiting. The homely cottage is the ideal spot for two; relax in the open plan living room complete with a fireplace to warm yourself up after a long countryside walk.

The cottage is nestled within beautiful surroundings and greenery, and having grown up in the Cotswolds, host Kate is happy to share her insider knowledge of the region. The reviews champion her hosting skills!

Secret hideaway in the heart of the Cotswolds - Lofts for Rent in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire England, United Kingdom

in Cheltenham, GB. Wonderful peaceful space for 2, escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Your own drive and entrance to off road parking adjacent to Springbank. Airy, bright living space with separate bedroom and bathroom. Country walks, quiet pub lunche... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Cheltenham--United-Kingdom

8. Asphodel Cottage, Tarlton

Prepare to be wowed; Asphodel Cottage is seriously stunning. The thatched roof and honey-coloured brickwork of this charming cottage looks like something you would find on the front of a postcard. The cottage is located in the peaceful Tarlton, and is a short drive from Cirencester and Tetbury.

The interiors are as equally stunning as the exterior; original beams and a inglenook fireplace are complemented by soft lighting, velvet sofas, fine art adorning the walls and a free-standing bath. Enjoy the sunshine from the private garden where you can relax after exploring all the Cotswolds has to offer nearby.

An idyllic Cotswold retreat - Houses for Rent in Cirencester, Glos, United Kingdom

in Cirencester, GB. Dating back to 1624 and immaculately restored this beautiful little one bedroom designer cottage simply oozes character. With its own good sized garden and panoramic country views it is located in the idyllic and peaceful village of Tarlton whil... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Cirencester--United-Kingdom

9. Lower Wiggold Cottage, Cirencester

Only two miles from historic Cirencester, Lower Wiggold Cottage rests in the heart of the hosts’ mixed organic farm, and idyllic countryside views can be expected. Guests are welcome to stroll around the 1600 acres of farmland (except the farmyard itself) and visit the onsite farm shop and café to pick up delicious, homegrown produce.

The garden is the draw here; the south facing outside space is the perfect place to recline, relax and daydream with a glass of wine in hand.

The two bedroomed cottage itself can accommodate up to four, and the cosy interiors include large sofas to sink into, a wood burner and pretty bedspreads and furnishings.

Lower Wiggold Cottage - Houses for Rent in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

in Cirencester, GB. Lower Wiggold Cottage is a two bedroom old Cotswold stone semi detached cottage beautifully located in the heart of our mixed organic farm, two miles from the historic town of Cirencester. The Cottage comprises of a kitchen dining room, large sit... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Cirencester--United-Kingdom

10. The Old Smithy, Kingham

Couples seeking a romantic, “home for home” will love a stay at The Old Smithy in Kingham. The sleepy Oxfordshire village is brimming with limestone cottages, rolling green lawns and two foodie destinations: The Wild Rabbit and Kingham Plough.

Through the Cotswold stone frontage, the cottage comprises of a beamed, open plan living room with a woodburner, dining table for two and spacious king size bedroom. Each of the rooms are beautifully decorated with lots of special touches throughout. There is also an enclosed garden to the front of the property for those who fancy al fresco dining and drinks, or simply soaking in the sunshine.

The Old Smithy, Kingham - Holiday homes for Rent in Kingham, England, United Kingdom

in Kingham, GB. Dating back to the 16th century, The Old Smithy combines charm and character with the modern day comforts one would expect from a 'home away from home'. Tucked away, the village green provides the back drop to this contemporary bolt hole within an... https://www.airbnb.com/s/Kingham--United-Kingdom

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