Cozying up in the Cotswolds

A perfect Christmassy retreat at The Manor House Hotel, Castle Combe

“I need to get out of town. You know, I think I need some peace and quiet… or whatever it is people go away for…..You know, I want to read a book! Not just a magazine, an actual book” – says Amanda (Cameron Diaz) in The Holiday.  And if she hadn’t ended up staying in Kate Winslet’s beautiful cottage, The Manor House Hotel, nestled in the beautiful village of Castle Combe, would not be a bad option!

The website of the The Manor House perfectly describes the location and atmosphere..

Breathtakingly situated in Wiltshire and on the outskirts of Bath lies Castle Combe village. Untouched since the 17th century, this chocolate box Cotswold village is home to the definitive country retreat. Whether you are joining us for business or pleasure, take time to explore the grounds, get lost in our Italian gardens and stroll through the flourishing kitchen garden, growing the finest produce for use in our award-winning restaurant and bar. And when your tummy begins to rumble, why not opt for a spot of afternoon tea out on our sunny lawns or hideaway in one of many nooks and cranny’s to simply relax.

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