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Population: 13000
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Cotswold Chine Home School
"i once was a pupil from jan 1988 to july 1992 under the name of anthony witt i just want to say that i had the best 4 years of ..." More

Imperial Hotel
"Good Points: They did after we complained change our room from a disgraceful excuse for a room to a reasonable room. Thai food was excellent pity it wasn't available ..." More

Bear of Rodborough
"We had a two night ramblers package given to me as a retirement gift. Our delight in the hotel, its food and the level of service was enormous.It is ..." More

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This is an area rich in heritage
Discover our arts and crafts legacy
Explore our links with the Industrial Revolution - when our mills were driven by the power of the waterwheel
Enjoy the triumphs of Brunel
Creep into England's oldest inhabited castle - the scene of a ghastly royal murder
Inhale the atmosphere of the last remaining Rococo garden
Touch the earth and stone of hillforts & longbarrows - remember our ancient ancestors
This is an area unspoiled by the march of time.
With lush green countryside, steep hillsides, stunning views, unchanged villages, country pubs, interesting town centres, countless outdoor activities and unique attractions.
Relax, unwind, treat yourself to a real break - and test the reassuring comfort and quality of our welcoming accommodation. Population 13,000


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Places to Stay near Stroud

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Imperial Hotel (0.27 miles)

Imperial Hotel

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The Imperial is situated in the Cotswold town of Stroud, which lies surrounded by rural beauty where 5 rivers and streams and their wooded valleys converge. From its position in the centre ... More

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Premier Inn Stroud (0.32 miles)

Conveniently located just 1 mile from Stroud town centre for shops and local amenities. Local Cotswolds attractions include the historic town of Gloucester and Cheltenham city centre. Our Stroud Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly ... More | visit website
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Bear of Rodborough (1.81 miles)

Bear of Rodborough

In the historic south-west corner of the Cotswolds, high above Stroud on the wilds of Rodborough Common, stands the handsome Bear of Rodborough Hotel. Originally built in the 17th century, this former coaching inn provided ... More | visit website

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Burleigh Court Hotel (2.44 miles)

Burleigh Court Hotel

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Nestling on the edge of a steep hillside overlooking the Golden Valley, this 18th century Cotswold stone manor house is a hidden gem in the heart of Royal Gloucestershire.

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Pretoria Villa (2.46 miles)

Pretoria Villa
Pretoria Villa Bed and Breakfast is a Victorian Cotswold Stone home, situated in the peaceful village of Eastcombe which lies above the beautiful Toadsmoor Valley. The B&B is situated down a quiet country lane, yet only ... More
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The Painswick (2.68 miles)

The Painswick
Overlooking the Slad Valley, The Painswick offers accommodation in the village of Painswick, in the Gloucestershire Region. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. The hotel offers free WiFi and free on-site parking. Each room offers garden ... More | visit website
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Tibbiwell Lodge (2.72 miles)

Tibbiwell Lodge
The Tibbiwell Lodge is 200 yards from Painswick Town Centre and nestled into the side of the valley; Tibbiwell Lodge feels as if it is miles from anywhere. With its fantastic views and ... More | visit website
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Amberley Inn (2.73 miles)

Amberley Inn
The Amberley Inn is one of those Cotswold hotels that is the epitome of English hospitality. Recently refurbished, we have 14 bedrooms and are one of the few Hotels in Stroud with such an enviable ... More | visit website
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Cardynham House (2.74 miles)

Cardynham House

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A late 15th century wool merchants House, Cardynham House is located in the centre of Painswick in the Cotswold countryside. All rooms are themed and have a four poster or ... More

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St Michaels Restaurant & B&B (2.74 miles)

St Michaels Restaurant & B&B
Situated in the village of Painswick in the heart of The Cotswolds, St Michaels is a family run hotel with an excellent restaurant serving fresh, English food lovingly cooked using French techniques
The house is centrally ... More | visit website

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