Nortons Lodge

Norton's Lodge

Cotswold Holiday Cottage

Leave the rush and noise of the outside world behind in Norton’s Lodge, our chic and spacious proper stone cottage in the beautiful Cotswold halmet of Fordwells. The cosy dog-friendly cottage can accommodate up to 4 guests and of course your four-legged pal. Boasting 2 opulently designed bedrooms, a luxurious king-size bed sits within the sumptuous master suite. The light filled second floor hosts a separate sleeping quarters containing two comfy singles.  

Looking for accommodation for up to 8 people? Why not also book Norton’s Nook? – Another of our holiday cottages, conveniently located next door to Norton’s Lodge. Contact us directly if you’re interested in booking both properties and to discuss dates.

Norton's Lodge Lounge

Cottage Space

Kick back and relax in the snug living area and watch your favourite TV shows on the flat-screen TV or play some games on the Xbox 360. The cottage features a top of the range eco burner to keep you warm through the winter months. No need to step away from the office either, the cottage presents perfect work from home experience boasting 300mb fibre optic broadband! 

Wash away the day, relaxing within bucolically decorated bathroom. High quality towels, bedding and toiletries are also supplied for your stay.

Norton's Lodge Amenities

Amenities

For the cooks in the group, the kitchen includes an oven, hob and microwave. On sunnier evenings, make use of our small outside space for alfresco dining and chill out as you watch the sunset from our relaxing seating area. 

 We have three-step access from the road and the bedrooms are on the first and second floors. The bathroom has an electric shower over the bath. The master bedroom has a deep wardrobe with hanging space. You can also use our BBQ on the terrace – you’ll just need charcoal and firelighters.

Norton's Lodge Amenities
The Cotswolds

Fordwells

This peaceful getaway is the perfect venue for your next retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. You shall be enchanted with the harmoniously captivating valley surrounded by the rolling meadows of the English countryside. The Cotswolds is in an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB), so there is no shortage of scenic country walks and cycle routes to choose from. Local pubs are just a short drive away and you’ll also have quick access to Burford, Bourton-on-the-water, Oxford, Woodstock, Chipping Norton and Stow.

Testimonials

  •   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

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024
  •   Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    24th May 2024

      Great stay in great location

    thumb Na’Vi
    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

      Comfortable and spacious lounge. Beautiful bed linen and very comfortable bed. kitchen well equipped. all very clean.
    We did have a small problem with the central heating, despite turning down… read more

    thumb Michael
    19th April 2024

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! We welcome well-behaved small to medium-sized dogs that stay in the living areas.

When you arrive please park as close to the cottage as possible, ensuring you leave space for the neighbours. 

We ask our guests to arrive at, or after, 3pm and on the last day of your stay we have to say goodbye at 10am. If you’d like to book a later checkout, this can be arranged for a small fee.

The apartment can accommodate up to 4 guests. The master bedroom boasts a luxurious king-size bed and the second two comfortable singles. 

Bicycle and helmet hire is available for £25.00 for a short stay or £45.00 for one week or more. We currently have two bikes with frames to suit one standard lady and one standard gent. 

You’re also welcome to store your bikes in our utility room across the yard. We remind guests that all personal possessions are the owner’s responsibility and are left on the premises at their own risk – we do not accept liability. 

 

One pet is automatically included in your original booking, but if you’d like to add another, you only have to let us know and your additional four-legged friend can be added for just £35.00.