Where to stay around Stow-on-the-Wold?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 513 holiday lettings near Stow-on-the-Wold. From 343 cottages to 83 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Stow-on-the-Wold is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Stow-on-the-Wold?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Stow-on-the-Wold. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cotswolds Woollen Weavers: 971 holiday lettings
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park: 1,109 holiday lettings
  • Chipping Campden Church of St James: 1,123 holiday lettings
  • Cotswold Farm Park: 1,261 holiday lettings
  • Anne Hathaway's Cottage: 856 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Stow-on-the-Wold listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Stow-on-the-Wold?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 343 cottages in Stow-on-the-Wold. Our other popular types of Stow-on-the-Wold holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 24 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stow-on-the-Wold?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Stow-on-the-Wold. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday cottage in Stow-on-the-Wold your home away from home

    Stow-on-the-Wold holiday cottages are the pinnacle of self-catering accommodation in this Cotswold town. Topping an 800ft-high hill, the location was established as a market town as early as 1107, but may have served another purpose even earlier than that. HomeAway holiday homes in Stow-on-the-Wold typically combine quaint, historic touches with modern conveniences: flagstones and wooden beams complement contemporary furnishings, and parking is often available. Groups from four to 22 can fit into the wide variety of spacious properties, so all manner of holidays are catered for. What's more, this advantageously located town has something for everyone, though it's especially appealing to serious antique hunters, or families looking for a fun holiday in the countryside. Young and old alike will find something to delight in Stow-on-the-Wold.

    Things to do

    -Museums: The Cotswold Cricket Museum is privately run and located close to the main square in Stow-on-the-Wold. Here, guests can pick up insights on players and the history of the sport. The onsite café is a hidden gem serving tasty cakes and tea. It's open Tuesday through Sunday, and on Bank Holiday Mondays.

    -Churches: St. Edwards Church is a parish that dates back to the 11th century. Renovations have taken place throughout the centuries, so today the building is a charming confluence of architectural styles. Visitors to holiday cottages in Stow-on-the-Wold that are so inclined are welcomed to church services, and current information on activities is available through the Stow-on-the-Wold, Condicote and The Swells (scats) UK website.

    -Museums: The Park House Toy Collectors' Museum features a privately owned collection of toys predominantly from Victorian and Edwardian times. Bears, dolls, board games and more are displayed in this location at the centre of Stow-on-the-Wold. Open from March through October on Wednesdays through Saturdays, it's simply lovely for a day spent with the family.

    -Family attractions: The Cotswolds Farm Park is a favourite with families who’ve taken a holiday home in Stow-on-the-Wold. The working farm offers a full-on interactive experience, with its rare breeds conservation program and seasonal demonstrations like sheep shearing. Kids can experience the touch barn and tractor trailer rides, and there are picnic sites as well. Visitors are encouraged to try the café for cakes, tea and hot food; including sausages made from pigs raised right on the farm.

    -Entertainment: The Dragonfly Maze is a great excursion for all ages, located just four miles away in Bourton-on-the-Water – one of the most popular villages in the Cotswolds. Not too long nor too short, the maze provides excellent fun by posing questions which need to be answered before proceeding (but don't worry; they're not too hard!). With an entrance fee of just a few pounds, it's a fantastic day out on a budget.

    Weather in Stow-on-the-Wold

    Stow-on-the-Wold has a temperate climate typical of the Cotswolds, but is on average warmer than most areas. Low temperatures bottom out around 2°C in the winter, with highs reaching the mid-20s in summer. December through February tend to be the coldest months, and July and August will bring the hottest days. Winter time is also the wettest, with over 20 rainy days on average during these months. Summertime is drier, but more than half of these days will see rain. Whenever you choose to visit, Stow-on-the-Wold holiday cottages will keep you warm in winter and cool in summer.  

    Travel to Stow-on-the-Wold

    Stow-on-the-Wold is easy to get to by road or rail, but with plenty of the area’s major road links within easy access and the charming countryside on view, driving is a pleasure. Though there is no station in Stow-on-the-Wold itself, trains leave London for the Cotswolds hourly with Moreton-in-Marsh station being just five miles distant.

    Activities and attractions in Stow-on-the-Wold

    Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Stow-on-the-Wold a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • The Model Village (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Birdland Park and Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • Cotswold Falconry Centre (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Cotswold Farm Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Chipping Norton Golf Club (9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Fairytale Farm (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Stow-on-the-Wold

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stow-on-the-Wold is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Batsford Arboretum (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Dover's Hill (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
    • Hidcote Manor Garden (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
    • Pittville Park (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
    • Imperial Gardens (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)