Inviting Temple Guiting Cottage sleeping up to 22 guests
This new retreat near Stow-on-the-Wold is the quintessential English country Estate, set in exquisite award-winning gardens. S59570 can sleep up to 22 people on an enchanting estate, set in idyllic countryside.
The 5-bedroom Manor house has been privately owned since the 15th century and is steeped in English history. It has been beautifully refurbished and is now available as an exclusive home to rent for those seeking a discrete retreat away from the hassle of city living. For relaxation in an atmosphere of tranquillity and charm in a classic Cotswold village, this estate is a wonderful place to stay, be it to spend time with friends and family, entertain clients, or arrange team building for corporate groups.
The luxuriously converted barn contains 5 themed suites, from the elegant gold room, to the exotic African room. The cookery lessons also take place in the barn, where clients can enjoy a selection of set seasonal courses.
In addition to the barn there is a delightful one bedroom cottage, combining ancient charm and modern luxury. The cottage sleeps 2 with its own private garden, and magnificent views across the river Windrush.
The Cotswolds are considered by many to be among the most beautiful areas of England. The warm richness of the soft natural limestone buildings and the wealth of the wool trade, has left a heritage of superb buildings. The area is now an attraction for anyone who loves peace and tranquillity, no matter what the season.
Areas of interest
Wonderful walks around the Cotswolds often taking in some delightful public houses along the way – some serving their own locally brewed real ale.
A very fine example of a Cotswold town with gift shops and tea shops where you can browse away a few hours (or visit the Lygon Arms for the best in afternoon teas).
For a unique country experience, browse around the many delights, which includes a fabulous garden and household accessories, beautiful clothing, and a really wonderful delicatessen where you can finish off with a brunch, lunch, afternoon tea etc.
A stunning hillside town with hostelries, tea shops, and antique shops. Of all the towns located on the River Windrush, this must be the most famous and is a must see.
Bourton-on-the Water/ Bourton-on-the-hill, Bibury and Upper/Lower Slaughter
All lovely Cotswold towns and villages and well worth a visit.
Another very close Cotswold Town that has many Antique shops, Art Galleries and craft shops (and of course tea shops!)
For the racecourse, lovely Georgian/Regency architecture, smart shops and many places of cultural interest to visit.
Birthplace of Shakespeare. A very historic town full of Tudor / Elizabethan architecture and lovely walks along the River Avon.
Universities, dreaming spires, museums, deer parks, botanical gardens, beautiful walks along the Isis and Thames.
A fine stately home with gardens and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Also worth a visit is nearby Woodstock and Bladon where Sir Winston was buried.
As you would expect of such a residence, this wonderful Manor House has been meticulously maintained. Sleeping up to 10 people, the accommodation consists of 3 double bedrooms (including one four poster) all with their own bathroom, plus an additional shower room. All have top quality fittings, beautiful soft towels and bathrobes.
There are two further bedrooms in the attic space comprising a double room and a twin room (one bathroom).
As you enter the house you step into the dining hall, leading to two drawing rooms, and a TV/snug room. The Ground floor also features a deluxe kitchen (including warming oven which is perfect for catering and entertaining), an exceptionally large oven, dishwasher and all modern accessories. The house is centrally heated, and also has several open fires/wood burning stoves for your comfort throughout the year.
This family retreat is available for your sole use on a self-catering basis, for long weekends, weekly and monthly stays.
Blending old and new each spacious and luxuriously themed en-suite bedroom features the most comfortable Savoir Beds, White Company linen, sumptuous fabrics, quirky art and antique finishes.
The Gold Bedroom
Situated on the ground floor the room has a king bed with sumptuous canopy, walk-in shower room, WC, and underfloor heating. The room overlooks the large patio garden.
The Blue Bedroom
Ground floor king or twin beds with an additional day bed for a small child. The room has underfloor heating and walk-in shower.
The African Bedroom
Ground floor bedroom with king or twin beds. There is a TV with Sky, underfloor heating and en-suite with roll-top bath and shower attachment.
The White Bedroom
Located on the first floor the spacious bedroom has a king or twin beds. The room has TV with Sky, En-suite with roll-top bath and shower attachment and travel cot.
The Pink Bedroom
First floor bedroom with a king or twin bedroom and an additional day bed for small child. The room has an en-suite with bath and shower attachment
The Kitchen/Dining Room
Open plan with long dining table seating 12, The kitchen has a contemporary Corinian kitchen surfaces, 2 ovens, microwave, 5 ring gas hob, large American Fridge / freezer with water filter, Le Creuset Cookware, Sophie Conran for Portmerion tableware, Riedel glassware
Bose ceiling speakers with iPod, CD player and underfloor heating.
Open Plan lounge with glass balcony on first floor. There is seating for up to 12 people, mirror / TV with Sky, open working fire, music system with ceiling speakers and card table.
Overlooking the lounge there is a desk with WiFi and telephone.
The Peacock Dining Room
Situated in the Peacock Garden this stunning new room offers an added space for dining/meetings up to 10 guests. There is a crystal chandelier, large table with carvers, small kitchen and shower-room.
Cow Byre Cottage
This sweet yet stylish one bedroom barn can be hired with The Barn or Manor to allow 2 extra adults to stay.
There is a double bedroom with en suite bathroom, bath and shower. The Cottage has a Corinian corner kitchen with lounge, ideal for a couple.
Set in approximately 14.5 acres, Cotswold Manor offers an all-weather astro-turf tennis court, wonderful views across the River Windrush, gently rolling fields and the Manor’s own lake.
The exceptional gardens were designed by Jinny Blom, the landscape gardener chosen by The Prince of Wales to design the "Healing Garden" at the 2002 Chelsea Flower Show, which won the Royal Horticultural Society's Silver Medal.
There is a large patio, table, Cedar hot-tub and BBQ.
The Peacock Garden with flower borders and shepherds hut is ideal for relaxing and enjoying treatments.
- TV with Sky
- Open fire
- Music System
- Driveway with private parking available.