Details: the Cotswolds

September 4, 2014
GETTING THERE

Multiple airlines offer nonstop flights from Washington Dulles and BWI Marshall to London Heathrow. From Heathrow, it’s best to rent a car. The drive from the airport to the middle of the Cotswolds takes roughly 90 minutes.

WHERE TO STAY

Bould Farm

Near Idbury, Chipping Norton

Oxfordshire

011-44-1608-658850

www.bouldfarm.co.uk

A 350-year-old farmhouse with two double rooms and one family room.
E-mail: stay@bouldfarm.co.uk. Rooms from $116 for a couple.

WHERE TO EAT

The King’s Head

The Green, Bledington

Oxfordshire

011-44-1608-658365

thekingsheadinn.net

Gastropub that features local and organic ingredients. Mains start at $22.

The Chequers

Church Road, Churchill

Oxfordshire

011-44-1608-659393

www.thechequerschurchill.com

Popular gastropub in a picturesque village. Mains start at $20.

The Wild Rabbit

Church Street, Kingham

Oxfordshire

011-44-1608-658389

www.thewildrabbit.co.uk

Newly opened gastropub with a short, seasonal menu. Mains start at $30.

WHAT TO DO

Hidcote Gardens

Hidcote Bartrim, near Chipping Campden

Gloucestershire

011-44-1386-438333

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hidcote

Landscaped garden in the North Cotswolds created by an American horticulturalist. Daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in summer, weekends only in winter. $17.

Chastleton House

Chastleton, near Moreton-in-Marsh

Oxfordshire

011-44-1494-755560

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/chastleton-house

Stately home virtually unchanged since the early 1600s. Wednesday-Sunday
1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Closed most of the winter. $14.

The Oxfordshire Way

www.oxfordshire.gov.uk

A 65-mile trail through the Cotswolds and nearby Chiltern Hills.

Burford

www.burfordcotswolds.co.uk

Charming Cotswold village with a variety of walking trails, antiques shops, cafes and pubs to explore.

INFORMATION

cotswolds.com

P.M.

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