Location is everything and Lake View is a stunning contemporary property occupying a truly unique position within the exclusive Lower Mill Estate. Our home is one of only four South facing properties on the 'peninsula', a quiet and exclusive private backwater with compl
From the moment we made contact with the owner, he was extremely helpful and friendly, this certainly gave us confidence that the trip would go smoothly. Lake View is a stunning, fully equipped, very … More
Set on a stunning lake in the heart of the Cotswolds, White Willow Lodge provides the perfect combination of luxury and escape for family and friends with complimentary use of the luxury spa and outdoor facilities included. The 5 bed property has luxurious sleeping arra
We had a wonderful time staying here, it was such a cosy place. In a wonderful setting and a real get away from it all. If you want to escape the city and get some real rest and recuperation I highly … More
“The most amazing trip of my life.”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2015
It was an absolutely amazing stay and a hugely amazing trip and definitely worth it. We went for a winters walk out down by the bird hide and went down to the beautiful Coln river. As I am obsessed wi… More
Reviewed 23 Nov 2014
White Willow Lodge is stunning - an absolutely perfect place for a weekend away with friends.
The decor is gorgeous, from the amazing top floor bedroom and bathroom, to the open plan living and kitch… More
Luxury Penthouse apartment with great views over Howells Mere lake at Lower Mill Estate near Somerford Keynes, Cirencester, easy access to the Cotswolds. Completed in 2011.
Award winning estate with use of leisure facilities, including indoor and outdoor swimming pool
I came here for a week's escape and to recharge my batteries. I loved it! The apartment was very clean and well equipped. Two sets of bi-fold doors opened onto the large balcony which overlooked the l… More
Thank you for your lovely review - so glad the holiday was just what you needed. We would love to welcome you back in future.
“Fantastic Family Fun”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2017
We spent a wonderful Easter at Lower Mill in the delightful Skarv apartment. Suzanne and Ian are organised and thoughtful hosts who, despite little contact between us and not being there, welcomed us … More
Thank you so much for your kind words. We are very happy you all enjoyed such an active Easter holiday and we really hope we can welcome you back in the future.
Thanks again and very best wishes
Suzanne and Ian Thomson
“Excellent family stay in fantastic apartment”
Reviewed 28 Feb 2017
Myself and my partner visited with our two boys aged 1 and 3. A fantastic time was had at the beautiful apartment, arrival and check in was all very simple and the owners made us feel welcome. Great a… More
So pleased you enjoyed your stay at Skarv. Thank you for your kind words
We do hope we can welcome you back again in the future
Suzanne & Ian
Please check the maximum occupancy for adults and children. We reserve the right to cancel the booking if the house occupancy conditions are not met.
Some of our properties have bunk beds which are not suitable for adults. We do not accept hens and stags, the estate p
We stayed at Ashton House the first week in August, 2 families, 5 kids, 5 adults. Booking was easy, plenty of information including step by step directions to Ashton House plus local information for … More
“Beautiful well equipped house”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2015
Ashton House was beautiful, plenty of space for 9 of us and fantastically well equipped. Lots of little touches that were appreciated - a supply of washing up liquid, washing powder, tea and milk etc… More
“Birthday week end”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2015
Ashton House provided ideal accommodation and setting for family birthday week end for 8 adults and 4 young children. House was bright, spacious and well furnished and surrounding area was ideal for b… More
Welcome to Bowmore Lodge, a luxury lakeside holiday home nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds.Just a 90-minute drive from London, Bowmore Lodge is situated on the exclusive Lakes by Yoo near the town of Lechlade on Thames in Gloucestershire, England. Bowmore Lodge was
Detached Cottage in tranquil setting at the heart of award-winning Lower Mill Estate (private residential nature reserve) in the Cotswold Water Park. Short walk to charming village pub (Baker's Arms) in Somerford Keynes. Even shorter walk to onsite SPA (included in rent
“A beautiful home away from home in a stunning location!”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
Cornerstone is a comfortable, extremely well-equipped 4-bed house, particularly suitable for families with children. The Wi-Fi was a really useful recent addition! The beds were particularly comfy wit… More
“Very comfortable and homely house in an attractive and peaceful location”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
We enjoyed a very restful and relaxing week in this lovely home-from-home. The house is very warm and comfortable and the facilities on the Estate ensured that there was something for everybody to do … More
Reviewed 30 Mar 2013
Great house. Very cold outside for our weekend away but lovely to have the wood burner for a cosy atmosphere inside. Lots of little extras that the owners provided to make it feel like a real home fro… More
Claypot Cottage, quite simply, is stunning! The listed Cotswold stone cottage is nestled in the heart of an attractive village, mid way between Burford and Cirencester and only 2 miles from Bibury home of the National Trust Arlington Row. The cottage is perfectly locate
Early May Bank holiday speical offer £925.00
My name is Caroline and I would like to welcome you to Cuckoo’s Nest, our family holiday home. We are located in the beautiful and relaxing Lower Mill Estate. We are lucky to be situated on the peaceful Clearwater Lake and
We stayed in Cuckoo's Nest in Mid November. The cottage is a really lovely estate with a spa and tennis courts on site. The house is beautifully located on the lake with a stunning view. Our party … More
“Wonderfully relaxing break”
Reviewed 14 Oct 2012
We enjoyed a fabulous mid-week break at Cuckoos Nest with our 6 month old. The house is in a lovely position overlooking the lake and a very close walk to both the spa and the shop.
The house is v… More
“Lovely house, beautiful setting, good fishing and relaxing spa”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2012
We stayed here with 4 adult children, partners and 2 young grandchildren. The boys all enjoyed fishing from the back of the house, and I can recommend the artspa - we tried a variety of treatments an… More
Battel Mews is a modern, yet traditionally styled mews house in the centre of the historic town of Cirencester. Inside the styling is contemporary and comfortable, making Battel Mews the ideal home away from home to relax in, but with all the convenience of the restaur
This is a warm, comfortable and well equipped holiday cottage. It is in a great location and the owners are very pleasant and helpful. We are a family of two parents and two young adult offspring an… More
Our self-catered holiday accommodation can be found in private garden situated in a quiet residential area on the outskirts of Cirencester. It is within walking distance of Cirencester town centre and the brilliant transport links make many of the Cotswolds attractions
My Husband & I wanted to escape the city for a few days and I can say we enjoyed such a lovely & peaceful for a few days we really didn't want to come home. The Annexe was super clean, cosy and in a g… More
Thanks for your great review
We are pleased you enjoyed our stay with us
Hope to see you again sometime
Steve and Bridget
“Excellent place to stay”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2015
Very comfortable, a pleasant walk into town and the owners were very friendly and helpful.
I will definitely recommend this to family and friends from Australia visiting Cirencester.… More
Thanks for your kind review
Reviewed 24 Feb 2014
We stayed in the annexe for a weekend away in the Cotswolds, and loved every minute of it. The annexe is set in the perfect location to explore the Cotswolds from. The accommodation was fantastic. It … More
Thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and the annexe and welcome you in the future.
Contemporary lake side detached house built 2007 set within The Lower Mill Estate, England's first residential nature reserve, on the shores of Somerford Lagoon a part of The Cotswolds Water Park only 2 hours drive from London. A unique architecturally designed upside d
The house was amazing. It backs directly onto a lake so you can drag the kayaks from the back of the house to the water. Lots of interesting birds and wildlife. The house is well equipped and done to … More
“Perfect Tranquil Family Getaway”
Reviewed 15 Apr 2017
We chose this property on the basis of the view, which was outstanding, it sits on the lake, which can be accessed with the Kayak's, which are provided as part of the rental. The sunrises and sunsets… More
Please check the maximum occupancy for adults and children. We reserve the right to cancel the booking if the house occupancy conditions are not met. Some of our properties have bunk beds which are not suitable for adults.
We do not accept hens and stags, the estate p
About the Home
Daisy Chain, Cotswold Family Holidays, is a luxury 5 bedroomed contemporary glass fronted home with wonderful uninterrupted views over a large lake. It is situated on the private Lower Mill Estate Nature Reserve in Cotswolds Water Park and is perfect for
Its not easy to find a house that can take all the family but Daisy Chain was perfect for the 9 of us. It is a stunning, modern house, the furniture and facilities are new, high quality and all work w… More
The daffodils are out, the weather is warming up and the days are longer, Spring is here in the Cotswolds!
A converted, detached, coach house and stables set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, consisting of lounge, large bedroom, well equipped kitchen, shower an
As featured in the Sunday Time Home supplement dated November 23rd 2014 - A beautiful detached Cotswold stone cottage in one of the most idyllic unspoilt villages in an area of outstanding beauty in Gloucestershire. The cottage is nestled on the edge of Eastleach on a
“Beautiful, well-equipped cottage in an enchantingly pretty village.”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2014
This cottage has been furnished to a really high standard with great flair and feels more like a home than a holiday cottage. A small entrance hall leads to a remarkably spacious interior. We comfor… More
“Christmas in England”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2014
A lovely cottage located a short drive from Burford. Lots of things to see and do - Beautiful walks, great pubs and villages for strolling around. A lovely break away in a stunning part of England.… More
“A picturesque cottage in an idyllic location”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2014
The three of us stayed at Rose Cottage for a weekend in September. After a relaxed Saturday lunch at the cottage, we went for a pretty walk and then drove in to scenic Burford. Wonderful dinner in a n… More
Cygnet Lodge set in Lower Mill Estate: an exclusive award winning private estate alongside the River Thames, located in the heart of the Cotswolds, UK. The contemporary home overlooks a lakes on a 550 acre nature reserve, offering stunning views of the Cotswold lakes an
“Fantastic, Amazing place, ideal for adults and Children”
Reviewed 23 Nov 2015
Great stay for the entire Holiday rental was clean, with much attention to deco.
views are stunning, activities were amazing. Kids had loads of fun in the games room which catered for all ages.
“Stunning stay for families with fun and relaxation for everyone.”
Reviewed 24 Nov 2015
This is undoubtably a winner for a family retreat or even a romantic get away. Every amenity to be comfortable, set in a wilderness of beauty and adventure. A perfect place for children of all ages an… More
FABULOUS RETREAT FOR TWO IN THE HEART OF THE COLN VALLEY
Enjoying an excellent location within a quintessential English village with views across the rolling countryside. This beautifully finished hayloft set within the grounds of the owners home, a former village co
Mere Hide was featured in Times on 24thFeb 2010. www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/travel/news/article7038214.ece Outdoor pool open and heated:14Dec to 5Feb Guest book: 'We didn't want to leave!' - Sheahans, Wales. OUTDOOR POOL OPEN AND HEATED 26Mar-
The owner was incredibly helpful providing lots of useful information before we arrived. The accommodation is in very good condition and we had an excellent stay. There are superb views from the balco… More
“A most relaxing holiday at a quiet lake side location”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
This was my second stay at the Lower Mill Estate. The location of Mere Hide is excellent, being fairly close to tennis courts, children's play area, spa & swimming pool as well as the entrance to fant… More
“Fantastic for all ages”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2011
As a family with 4 children of all ages we had a fantastic stay at Mere hide on the Lower Mill Estate.We felt 100% safe letting the children play outside and even our 9 year old rode to the shop every… More
This is a lovely barn conversion located in a rural area in the grounds of a 17th Century farmhouse. It is a very peaceful location and ideal for those who are looking for peace and tranquillity. It has been very tastefully renovated with many contemporary facilities b
We were looking for a quiet and remote place to spend the New Years weekend and this place ticked the box! The underfloor heating and log fire kept us cozy, and the well equipped kitched meant we had … More
Blueberry Cottage is a stunning holiday home located on a secluded 450 acre nature reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds Water Park. It offers spectacular views over Clearwater Lake. The house sleeps up to eleven guests plus one baby in five bedrooms. The estate has ten
A wonderful place to celebrate my 50th birthday with two other families. Sorry my helium balloon escaped to the ceiling of the living room so unable to get it down!
The house is amazing with everythi… More
“Excellent - exceeded expectations!”
Reviewed 30 May 2013
This property was excellent. We visited as a group of friends and this holiday offered the perfect relaxing holiday.
The middle floor with kitchen, living room and dining room was fantastic - its wel… More
“Lovely place and enjoyed the stay”
Reviewed 6 Mar 2017
We were 12 of us and had a amazing break for 2 todays.All our friends enjoyed but 2 days was not enough.… More
The property is a modern, yet traditionally styled 3-bedroom mews house set within a large, gated courtyard in the centre of the historic town of Cirencester.
Inside the styling is luxurious, contemporary and comfortable, making this the ideal home away from home to
The short breaks we offer are: Monday to Friday (4 nights), Friday to Monday (3 nights) and Friday to Sunday (2 nights)
The per night weekend rate is for a 3 night break, please contact us for prices if you require a 2 night weekend break.
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ABOUT ELM LODGE -
Elm Lodge is a beautiful, well equipped New England style holiday property which is situated within a secure gated development at the Cotswold Water park. The lodge sleeps up to six and offers a fantastic family break. Downstairs there is a lovely ent
We had a wonderful stay at Elm Lodge. It had a very warm and welcoming feeling, and was wonderfully presented throughout. The welcome pack was a nice touch too.
The lodge is in a great location, … More
“Amazing - can't wait to come back”
Reviewed 20 May 2015
What a great weekend. Really love the lodge and felt very at home. What amazing views to wake up to every morning!
Husband went fishing and caught 7 fish so he was happy. We played in the playground… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you had a great time at Elm Lodge and we look forward to welcoming you back in September.
A great base for exploring the Cotswolds, this recently converted single storey self-contained apartment is next door to (but completely separate from) the owner's family house in the beautiful Cotswold village of Poulton. Double bedroom with en suite shower room (good
This bright and sunny cottage is full of history. It stands adjacent to a Grade II listed manor house close to the local church of St Michaels, built in 1770, and is situated close to the village of Poole Keynes, which is well-served by a local shop and pubs in the near
Coot Lodge is a fabulous barn set in a quiet cul-de-sac location and overlooking a small reeded stream. You have miles of scenic walks from the front door and an abundance of local sporting, sightseeing and relaxing activities.
Coot has an expansive open plan living,
This beautiful barn certainly has the wow factor as soon as you open the door. The setting is stunning, and so peaceful if you just want to relax and get away from it all. The house is spotless, and… More
“Wonderful automn holidays at Coot Lodge”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2012
Wonderful property with the indoor/outdoor spa pool located very near by.
The house is astonishing, calm, well furnished with nice & warm wooden floors and a fire place.
Perfect home for a family, m… More
“A wonderful peaceful hideaway.”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2012
I stayed in Coot lodge for a week in early September and can't recommend it highly enough.
It is hugely spacious and well designed. All the furniture and fittings are of a very high standard and the… More
DETACHED COTTAGE, A SHORT WALK TO THE COTSWOLDS TOWN OF CIRENCESTER
Well secluded within the grounds of the owners country home and established gardens, and just a short walk from the traditional market town centre of Cirencester with its array of shops, pubs, restau
Swan Lodge is an exceptionally large (270m2), 4 bedroom detached house built on a private, stylish, boutique, luxury development, The Lakes by Yoo. With six lakes on this exclusive second home development with full spa facilities, this remarkably secluded, tranquil natu
Please check the maximum occupancy for adults and children. We reserve the right to cancel the booking if the house occupancy conditions are not met. Some of our properties have bunk beds which are not suitable for adults. We do not accept hens and stags, the estate per
“Great property with everything we needed for a fabulous weekend.”
Reviewed 8 May 2014
The house was perfect for our needs, really clean and with plenty of space for four adults, four children and a baby. The house was well stocked with equipment for cooking and relaxing with a lovely … More
Reviewed 11 Aug 2013
Booked this break for a family get-together. 6 adults.
We all had a great time. House was a delight-very clean, spacious and had all the comforts of home.
The resort itself was great. Pool was a joy… More
“Brilliant Easter Weekend!”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2013
The booking, follow up information and customer service was exemplary! I would certainly recommend this holiday.
I had planned an Easter Break away with a large number of my family and the Cotswolds… More
Renovated to a very exacting standard by its owners, this holiday cottage is an absolute gem with every care taken to ensure that the accommodation is of the highest standard. Internally the property retains many classic features including an Aga and open fire and is pr
“A beautiful little cottage with stunning surroundings”
Reviewed 18 Dec 2012
I booked Lower Barn Cottage for family to stay as I was getting married at nearby Cripps Barn. My family absolutely loved the cottage! It is beatiful, well equipped and the views are simply stunning w… More
Reservations within 4 weeks of departure usually discounted - please contact us for a quote! Three days usual minimum (2 days may be possible at a supplement - please ask).Dating back to 1624 and immaculately restored this beautiful little one bedroom designer cottage o
Stayed here as part of our minimoon in August. Peaceful, beautiful scenery and well kept cottage. We went for some lovely walks and enjoyed relaxing in the garden area. Far enough away to relax and es… More
Glad you had a great stay. Look forward to seeing you again! Martin & Julie
Reviewed 26 Oct 2016
comfortable warm and cosy ideal for an autumn getaway ideally situated for
exploring the Cotswolds for an evening meal try the Bell at Saberton.
Loved every minute we were there… More
Pleased that you enjoyed your stay! We hope to see you again. Martin & Julie
“Warm and cosy”
Reviewed 15 Feb 2017
Had a lovely few days at the cottage. nice, warm and clean. some thoughtful touches, like the cold prosecco in the fridge.
a perfect few days away with my wife for her birthday… More
Please check the maximum occupancy for adults and children. We reserve the right to cancel the booking if the house occupancy conditions are not met. This property sleeps a maximum of 10 adults and 3 kids, 2 in a bunk bed and 3rd on a z bed (additional charge of £25) wh
“Absolutely stunning property & views to wake up to!”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2014
We came here as a group of families with young children, to celebrate my sisters 30th. We had an amazing weekend and loved every minute of it. The managers of the property we're very helpful and commu… More
“A luxurious and superbly equipped property with spectacular views.”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2014
I cannot recommend the property highly enough! I had booked the house for a party of 13 to celebrate my mother's 70th birthday and it was an absolute hit with everyone! There was ample room and the h… More
Reviewed 2 Sep 2013
We booked at very short notice and I was very pleased with how organised it was. Kasha, Stephanie and John were great at providing information and ensuring we were able to get there with all the infor… More
Joint house rentals are only permitted for discreet family gatherings , we do not accept house parties, couples or hens and stags.
Please check the maximum occupancy for adults and children. We reserve the right to cancel the booking if the house occupancy conditions ar
Welcome to what we believe is a unique self catering property within walking distance of the amenities of Cirencester town centre.
* Ground Floor (No Stairs)
* Furnished to a high standard
* ONE BEDROOM
* Allocated parking
* Free wi-fi internet access
I have never stayed anywhere which has such attention to detail. Spotlessly clean, infinitely comfortable,perfectly placed with it's own parking in Cirencester for two cars it is brilliant. This prope… More
Thank you very much for our 1st review. It is important to us that you enjoyed your stay with us. As this is a new property for 2012 on holiday lettings we hope that this review will give confidance to others to book with us.
Songthrush is a spacious, family-owned contemporary home on the private Lower Mill Estate nature reserve in the Cotswolds Water Park. A fabulous property set in a quiet cul-de-sac location and overlooking a small reeded stream, you have miles of scenic walks from the fr
Songthrush totally exceeded our expectations. We were gathered for an 80th birthday party and the house coped with the numbers really well. Even when day visitors took the number to 17. It was spotles… More
“Great family holiday, fabulous house in the wonderful setting of Cotswold lakes”
Reviewed 29 Mar 2012
Stayed at songthrush for a long weekend with the family, 9 of us in total, 4 generations from 2 to 87 years old, to celebrate my mum's 60th birthday. The house is lovely, modern decoration, spotlessl… More
“Fantastic house and location,”
Reviewed 21 Mar 2012
We booked to meet up with some friends for my sisters Birthday. 8 adults and five small children. The house was perfect and in a great location with lots to do. Liz was very helpful and sent through l… More
Spring Road Cottage is located in one of the prettiest and most undiscovered of the Cotswold villages, Winson, in the Coln Valley. Only a couple of miles away from Barnsley and from the small town of Northleach there are many nearby gastropubs and luxury hotels which of
Warrens Cross Lakeview is an exceptionally spacious (200m2) 3 bedroom / 3 ensuite bathrooms detached house built on a private, stylish, luxury boutique development The Lakes by Yoo.
This second home retreat is set in 650 acres, of nature heaven, surrounded by 6 clear w
We rented a 3 bed house as there were 5 of us plus 2 dogs. Very flexible and kind about dogs, something we really appreciated. Excellent bed and bath linen, all the crockery, cutlery, pots and pans we… More
“Peaceful Cotswolds lakeside break”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2015
Great relaxation at The Lakes. We enjoyed canoeing on the water and the Spa, and there are very pleasant village pubs in the area to try out in the evenings. The Swan at Southrop was our favourite. Le… More
Nightingale House is on the edge of Swillbrook Lake along Nightingale Walk (a rare nesting ground for several pairs of Nightingales). The glass surround living area affords stunning views both from inside and from the wrap-around balcony. There are luxurious fitt
*** BRAND NEW LODGE - JUST RELEASED FOR RENTAL ***
The Garden Villa is a substantial 200 m2 , contemporary designed 5 x bedroom detached holiday villa, set waterside on the wonderful Lower Mill Estate.
Located on the banks of the mature Clearwater Lake.
Jambile (20 Clearwater) & Waterhaze Lodge (22 Clearwater) (1 door apart), sleep 16, 2 storey, 8 bedrooms and 5 shower/bathrooms in total, glass-fronted detached properties each of 140 square metres. A travel cot is available at each property.
Joint house rentals are