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Cotswold Way

Cheltenham, England
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Stunning views

One of the all time classic Cotswold walks with only the last 10 miles into bath being disapointing... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
robin h
The most incredible view!

All the Cotswold region is absolutelly incredible, specially for people who loves gardens, stone... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Balneario Camboriu, SC
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This 104-mile hiking trail starts close to Shakespeare's Stratford and finishes in Bath, as it winds through pretty countryside and delightful villages steeped in history.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
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Cheltenham, England
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

One of the all time classic Cotswold walks with only the last 10 miles into bath being disapointing otherwise a cracking good 101 mile trex with lots of accomidation and pubs on route, one to check out and plan alow at least seven days to...More

Thank robin h
Reviewed 18 July 2017

All the Cotswold region is absolutelly incredible, specially for people who loves gardens, stone cottages and sheep. Cheltenham is excellent as a departure point for other Villages.

Thank Lu_vargas
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I confess at the outset that I have travelled only a few miles of this wondrous foot-path due to the effects brought on by ANNO DOMINI ! (Old Age). I covered the length from the A44 to Broadway Tower and how I envy those of...More

1  Thank jrdo5959
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The countryside is just beautiful and we got out every day to take full advantage of the great weather and the many sightseeing points especially in the countryside

Thank tomarco2000
Reviewed 29 June 2017

the highlight of the Cotswold way was definitely sleeve hill - the highest point in the Cotswolds. there were amazing views and I very strongly recommend visiting at least some of it.

Thank Oliver G
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My husband and brother and sister-in-law hike together frequently and aimed this year for the Cotswolds. We chose a guided walker the 4 of us with Hikes and Bikes and recommend them highly. The owners were very attentive, the guide was good, the restaurants for...More

1  Thank ViajeraWashington_DC
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We hiked from Chipping Campden to Bath - lots of ups, gentler downs, unbelievable scenery, beautiful vistas, through farms, small towns, grazing areas. We wouldn't change a thing except to suggest doing it in 8 days and not 7 as we did. HIKES AND BIKES...More

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Six of us did the Cotswolds Ring at the end of May 2017. All three couples agreed that it was a memorable trip, the walking was very doable for us all, we loved all the villages we stayed in and marveled at the beautiful countryside...More

Thank kkteren
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Decided in January to set off and walk the Cotswold Way with 4 friends. We take two cars, leave one at the days finish and one at the days start. We walk about 10miles each time. The walk has been extremely well signposted and well...More

Thank Ali F
RichardWatsonCCB, Manager at Cotswold Way, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Congratulations on finishing the walk and good to hear that you would recommend it to other walkers. I will pass on your feedback on the path to our volunteers who help maintain it. There are lots of other long-distance paths in the Cotswolds to explore...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

A very varied and interesting long distance walk. The views of the Severn valley are great and the variety works well. We did it over several weekends and enjoyed the different aspects of the walk.

Thank Mark M
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Bernadette L
15 May 2017|
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Response from RichardWatsonCCB | Property representative |
You can get the train to Bath Spa station and then walk the Cotswold Way from south to north. This means you get the prevailing wind behind you. At the north end, there is no station in Chipping Campden, but you can get the... More
12 April 2017|
Response from RichardWatsonCCB | Property representative |
Hi. I would recommend making reservations at that time of year, as accommodation can be limited in some places along the Trail. I walked it over 8 days last year, averaging around 12 miles a day. You will have plenty of... More
LauraLee G
25 January 2017|
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Response from northwoodsbill_12 | Reviewed this property |
Macs tours did a great job. A trip to remember