Self catering Marlborough Wiltshire offers visitors the opportunity to stay in the heart of Wiltshire’s glorious countryside.There are many attractions close to this historic town
- the Savernake Forest, the Kennet and Avon canal, West Kennet Long Barrow, Silbury Hill , Wansdyke, and the Avebury Stone Circle. Avebury is a World Heritage site, less well known than Stonehenge in the south of the county which in many ways is much more interesting and attractive. There is much to do and see with walking and cycling in the area. A holiday cottage makes an excellent base from which to do this.
The Kennet Avon Canal passes just to the south, skirting the Savernake Forest and passing through the idyllic villages Great and Little Bedwyn. Kestrel Cottage
is an attractive holiday cottage opposite the canal just outside Great Bedwyn and can accommodate up to six adults.
Situated south of the canal on the edge of the country village of Shalbourne, on the borders of Wiltshire and Berkshire, is the Cottage Barn Annexe at Westcourt Farm
, converted from one end of the old Stable Range and linked to the Grade ll Farmhouse. Visitors have access to the owners’ swimming pool during the summer months or can play tennis on the local court.
Other self catering near Avebury you might like to consider is that offered at Poulton Farm just outside Marlborough. It is a working farm with a mix of beef sheep and arable. The self catering accommodation, Poulton Lodge is a Finnish log cabin built from sustainable wood sources with spacious rooms up to 5 and furnished throughout to a high standard
To complete this roundup of self catering Marlborough Wiltshire you may enjoy a stay at the Walnut and Dairy farm holiday cottages in the grounds of a working dairy farm. Browns Farm
is B&B is just outside Marlborough on the main Salisbury route. Both holiday cottages are set in very quiet surroundings yet close to Marlborough with its shops and restaurants.
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