Come and explore the scenic Cotswolds and surrounding area. Start at the 13th century church at Inglesham three miles from here. Stop at Lechlade and walk along the River Thames before you head for Burford. Then head for Burton-On-the water.
My Wife and I would like to welcome you for Leisure or for business to our Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Highworth Wiltshire. Business people on a Monday to Friday basis. Light, airy spacious DOUBLE ROOM ENSUITE with a Double bed £30 per night single occupancy. Also a DOUBLE ROOM with bunk beds and a single bed and a separate Bathroom/ Toilet. There is a third single bedroom available with a single bed. Breakfast is included. A hair dryer is available if requested. Free off the road parking is available, free Wi-Fi &TV in the room and also tea & coffee making facilities available in the kitchen. A Continental breakfast is served between 8 - 9 am. We are located in the ancient town of HIGHWORTH on the outskirts of the COTSWOLDS in the rolling Wiltshire countryside and is an ideal base for exploring an enormous variety of historical and family attractions. The town is within easy reach of the UFFINGTON WHITE HORSE while the COTSWOLD WILDLIFE PARK offers an animal adventure set in over 160 acres of beautiful parkland. BAMPTON sits on the edge of the Cotswolds and is one of the oldest and prettiest villages in the area and the home of the fictitious DOWNTON ABBEY fame which was filmed in and around the beautiful St. Marys Church. You will be made welcome and will need a car to visit the nice places in Wiltshire and beyond. We are a five minute walk to the High Street where there is a good choice of restaurants and bars. The river Thames, four miles from here flows through the pretty little village of Lechlade which is a nice place to be. Inglesham Church, 3 miles away is a 13th century building with medieval paintings is well worth a visit. Visit the Swindon STEAM RAILWAY MUSEUM. Train services on the SWINDON & CRICKLADE STEAM Railways allows visitors to enjoy a train ride on most week-days and week-ends on the vintage steam trains. BURFORD, BURTON-ON-THE WATER and STOW-ON THE WOLD are 3 towns of natural beauty in the COTSWOLDS about a half hour drive from here. LYDIARD PARK is a beautiful historic Estate on the western edge of Swindon with the PALLADIAN HOUSE, CHURCH & walled Garden set in 260 acres of Parkland. The Childrens Play,Cafe & Tea Rooms make Lydiard Park a great destination for a family day out. We are central to the cities of Bath and Oxford which is only 40 minutes away. AVEBURY is one of the 14 British world heritage sites in this area and has the largest stone circles in Europe. Also nearby is the beautiful Wiltshire town of MARLBOROUGH . STONEHENGE is one of the wonders of the world. What visitors see today are remnants of monuments erected between 3000 bc and1500 bc. A little further afield, is Stratford-Upon Avon, The birthplace of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE and nearby WARWICK CASTLE. Visitors to GLASTONBURY which is south of Bristol and is also a world heritage site. We provide DIRECTIONS.We hope you enjoy your stay with us Patrick and Kitty
Dining Room. Decking Area in Garden. No showers allowed from 10pm-7am.
Interaction with guests
At Breakfast time. I will be on the Premises Mornings & Evenings and can provide directions to places of interest for the Guests.
Other things to note
The Town Centre of Highworth is a short drive or a five minute walk from here . The Saracens Head in Market Square is recommended for lunch drinks and evening meals at reasonable prices.
Photo ID or valid Passport required on check in. None smoking. Guests only over 21 years of age and children are welcome. No parties, only signed in guests allowed. No loud music permitted to be audible in the rest of the house. No showers allowed between 10pm to 7am.
We lived in this house for 27 years. It is a very nice neighbourhood. I am a keen gardner, I grow all types of vegetables in my garden and I like the sumertime when the garden looks its best. I like to keep fit and I am a member of the local gym.I also enjoy cycling in the local countryside. The Greek Islands are our favourite holiday destination. My wife Kitty is a cook and is always looking out for new recipies to add to her collection. We have two rooms available,one is ensuite suitable for couples and the other has bunk beds suitable for children from 5 years old to 14.