Local Attractions

Based in one of the most beautiful parts of the British Isles, the area around Kelmscott offers wonderful walking and cycling country, mostly on the flat, with stunning views in every direction. An idyllic stretch of the Thames Path is just a stone’s throw from our front door, while Kelmscott Manor, former home of English textile designer, poet, social activist and novelist, William Morris is just around the corner, and is open to the public every Wednesday and Saturday from 1st April to 31st October, from 11am to 5pm.

Local activities
Cycling, horse riding, sailing, indoor climbing, tennis and festivals (eg; Cheltenham, Cornbury, Wilderness, Feastival), South Cerney Lakes, Cheltenham Races, Giffords Circus, Hidcote Manor, Sudeley Castle, Blenheim Palace, Cotswold Wildlife Park.

All activities can be arranged directly with The Plough.

Oxford, Cheltenham and Cirencester are approximately a 25-minute drive away, while the picturesque Cotswolds villages of Burford, Lechlade, Cirencester, Bibury and Filkins are close by.