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Cotswold Holiday Cottages . Elegant Country Escapes

We pride ourselves in providing comfortable and luxurious Airbnb holiday cottages in the heart of the Cotswolds. Get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, adventure outdoors, have a romantic break or even work in your home-away-from-home.

If you’re looking for chic, modern and dog-friendly accommodation in the Cotswolds, look no further. With Rural Residence, you’ll be sure to enjoy a relaxing break in beautiful countryside with wonderful walks and amazing food. Whether you’re planning a weekend break, an extended holiday or are looking for a home-away-from-home, our properties are the perfect venue for your next retreat.

Visit The Cotswolds

COMFORTABLE AIRBNB HOLIDAY HOMES

The Cotswolds is one of the most beautiful areas in England, where a short break or even an extended holiday will leave you wanting more. Its vast rolling hills, golden stone walls and picturesque country villages make it the ideal location for a relaxing and cosy countryside break. 

From amazing food and beautiful national trails to lively market towns, wildlife parks, palaces, castles and country houses, the Cotswolds offers unlimited opportunities for exploration whatever the weather. 

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Pet-Friendly Holiday Cottages

DOG-FRIENDLY AIRBNB HOLIDAYS

When your pet is part of the family, it’s only right that they come on holiday with you. That’s why we are pet-friendly. From a warm welcome and the freedom to explore the UK’s amazing Cotswolds, your pet will love you for bringing them along. 

Your dog will be in heaven, snuffling through the leaves, collecting sticks, splashing in streams and of course, finding every muddy puddle. After a day playing in the countryside, they’ll love snuggling up in their warm beds with their favourite toys.

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Places To Visit

GET OUT AND ABOUT

As well as the fantastic places to eat and drink and walk in the Cotswolds, the area also offers an abundance of activities for families, couples and individuals come rain or shine.

From shopping and sightseeing in iconic cities such as Bath and Oxford and enjoying the area’s many historical marvels, you might also wish to visit the local wildlife parks, water parks and picture postcard villages such as Burford and Bourton-on-the-Water. 

Our Cotswold Properties

Norton's Lodge

A perfectly formed, proper stone Cotswold cottage. Full of modern comforts with an elegant country style. It’s rural with lovely views and pubs just a short drive or walk away. 

Orchard Barn

Designed as an ideal rural retreat, Orchard Barn is a chic yet snug ground-floor barn conversion apartment based in the quaint Cotswold village of Milton under Wychwood. 

Norton's Nook

Chic and spacious 2 bedroom proper stone cottage in the beautiful Cotswold halmet of Fordwells. It’s rural – with lovely views and pubs just a short drive or walk away.  

Guest Reviews

  •   Had a great long weekend with my son, great location not far from any of the amazing tourist attractions, the cottage had everything thing we needed and more , thank... read more

    thumb Gary
    3rd June 2024

      Orchard Barn was the ideal place for our half term getaway with our daughter and dog. All the instructions were simple to follow. Lovely village location, there was a Fish... read more

    thumb Lucie
    1st June 2024

      The cottage is a lovely, cozy spot right next to the village green in a cute little village. There is a wonderful pub right across the road and a Coop... read more

    thumb Joe
    27th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024
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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024
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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024
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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024
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      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024
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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

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    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na'Vi
    24th May 2024

      Cute ground floor flat, well equipped and perfect size for a couple. Less busy than many other Cotswold locations but a great base to explore the area and... read more

    thumb Chris
    22nd May 2024
  •   Lovely location, plenty of parking across the road, just needs some TLC

    thumb Ruth
    18th May 2024

      I left in an ambulance. I fell down in bathroom and I spent three nights in Banbury Hospital. I suffered from a broken arm. Four hours operation.
    No blame... read more

    thumb Jeremy
    12th May 2024

      Myself and my mum (40 and 70) just had a few days away at Sandys cottage. It is beautiful. More spacious than the pictures show. Wonderful coffee shop and pub... read more

    thumb Marie
    4th May 2024
  •   Lovely stay, would stay there again

    thumb Emily
    28th April 2024

      enjoyable stay, suited our purpose well

    thumb Wendy
    26th April 2024

      Nous avons passé un très agréable séjour dans ce très chouette Airbnb. C'est cosy, la déco est très bien pensée. L'emplacement est très central dans les Cotswolds. Le pub juste... read more

    thumb Marion
    21st April 2024