Why Choose a Family Staycation in the Cotswolds?

With a lot of uncertainty surrounding the world of travel, a staycation holiday in England is probably on the cards for you and your family. We are very fortunate to live in a country where you don’t have to travel very far in order to experience some beautiful natural scenery, including our home of the [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:37:56+01:00June 22nd, 2020|blog|0 Comments

Visiting the Cotswolds in the Spring

As the weather starts to improve, a countryside staycation could be the perfect way to welcome the new season. With plenty of stunning natural surroundings, country walks and breathtaking estates, experience the Cotswolds whilst staying in our luxury holiday cottage as spring begins to blossom. Located on the Cotswold Way, Monks Mill Barn holiday cottage [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:39:05+01:00March 20th, 2020|blog|0 Comments

Top Towns to Visit in the South Cotswolds

Monks Mill Barn, our luxury holiday cottage, is nestled into a country valley in the South Cotswolds. For anyone who has stayed before, you’ll be familiar with the quiet fluttering of nature, the fresh country air and the unbeatable comfort of our self-catered luxury cottage. For many of our guests, their escape to the country [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:40:06+01:00July 1st, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Why Artists Would Love Visiting The Cotswolds

Back in 1966, The Cotswolds was designated as an AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) by the Government in power at the time.  Then in 1990, the area by which the AONB in The Cotswold covered was extended further and now a total of 768 square miles (1,900 square kilometers) of this part of the [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:42:03+01:00July 1st, 2019|blog|0 Comments

5 Things to Do This Spring in the Cotswolds

The Cotswolds has long held its place as a luxury retreat from the hustle and bustle of the everyday. Its endless rolling fields, cosy country villages and meandering walking trails make the Cotswolds the perfect place to escape to this spring. At Monks Mill Barn, we welcome up to four guests at a time to [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:45:06+01:00July 1st, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Our Top Picks of Local Restaurants

The Falcon The Falcon Steakhouse is situated just over one mile away from Monks Mill Barn in the beautiful town of Wotton-under-Edge. The Falcon is a popular steakhouse with the locals due to the pleasant ambience and excellent food all of which is locally sourced at the nearby family farm a mere 10 miles from [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:46:57+01:00July 1st, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Why a holiday cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway

With Valentine’s Day just round the corner, love is in the air and couples all over the World are prepping for a special weekend getaway. Some celebrating an anniversary, some getting engaged, other simply because. Whatever your reason is, a romantic weekend away is the perfect way to focus all your energy onto each other [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:47:40+01:00February 12th, 2018|blog|0 Comments