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Popular Cotswold Towns & Villages

Bibury
Bibury is a typical Cotswold village alongside the River Coln and is home to the famous Arlington Row.

Bourton on the Water
Bourton on the Water is an extremely popular destination for visitors to the Cotswolds. Bourton on the Water is sometimes known as "The Venice of the Cotswolds"

Broadway
Broadway in Worcestershire is one of the most beautiful villages in the Cotswolds, and probably England. Very wide tree lined High Street with period houses and Cotswold stone cottages.

Burford
Burford, once a busy wollen town, now a popular centre for visitors to the Cotswolds. Burford has a broad main street which slopes down to the River Windrush.

Cheltenham
Cheltenham is a Regency spa town with excellent shopping and places to eat out. Chelteham is also home to the Everyman Theatre.

Chipping Campden
Chipping Campden is an historic town with impressive buildings such as one of the finest wool churches, the church of St James, and the Market Hall built in 1627.

Chipping Norton
Chipping Norton is the highest town in Oxfordshire and sometimes known as "The Gateway To The Cotswolds". The western approach to Chipping Norton via the A44 from Moreton-in-Marsh is dominated by the chimney stack of Bliss Tweed Mill.

Cirencester
Cirencester is one of the oldest and most beautiful market towns in the country. An important site in Roman times when it was known as Corinium.

Fairford
Fairford is a Gloucestershire town, probably most famous for being the home of RAF Fairford, where the annual Royal International Air Tattoo is staged. Situated between Cirencester and Lechlade.

Lechlade
Lechlade, located 9 miles South of Burford, is a small market town on the southern borders of the Cotswolds where the rivers Coln and Leach join the Thames, and Inglesham, just above Lechlade, marks the head of its navigation.

Moreton-in-Marsh
More details about Moreton in Marsh on the Moreton in Marsh page

Nailsworth
Situated about 4 miles from Stroud, Nailsworth is a charming town with winding streets and a plentiful supply of nooks and crannies to explore.

Northleach
Northleach is situated 9 miles south of Stow in the Wold in a secluded shallow depression. Northleach is one of the most under-developed villages in the Cotswolds and is within easy reach of Oxford, Stratford upon Avon and Cirencester.

South Cerney
South Cerney is one of the largest villages in the Cotswolds. Just a short drive from Cirencester and in the heart of the Cotswold Water Park.

Stow-on-the-Wold
Stow-on-the-Wold is one of the most visited towns in the Cotswolds. Stow stands along the old Roman Fosse Way on a 700 foot high hill.

Stroud
Stroud is the oldest market town in Gloucestershire.

Tetbury
Tetbury is a centre for antique shops and home to The Market House built in 1655.
Just a few miles from Highgrove, home of Prince Charles, The Prince of Wales.

Witney
Witney is an historic Oxfordshire town famous for its blankets.

Woodstock
Woodstock is home to Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Winston Churchill.