A perfect romantic getaway
A romantic bolt hole in The Cotswolds where your 4 legged friend is also welcome
A wonderful Cotswolds stone property
Enjoy a good book on these beautiful chairs
The lounge area is both stylish and cosy
Get warm and snuggly infront of the woodburner
Stylish and luxurious interiors
The wood burner creates a cosy atmosphere
Make the most of breakfast before a day of exploring
Set the mood for a romantic evening in
This stylish thatch is perfect whatever the time of year
The light colours complement the exposed stone walls
The finishing touch
Everything the chef in you needs
Indulge in a length cooked breakfast
Wooden work tops with hand made cabinets
The kitchen is simple in style and well-equipped
A pop of colour
Climb the stairs to this classic king-size bedroom
Close the shutters for a peaceful nights sleep
Beautifully finished with cushions and low lighting
Perfect for a romantic weekend away
A beautiful claw foot bath to relax in after a day of exploring
Utter luxury
Simply relax in the claw foot bath
The shower room simply finished with style
A great shower on the first floor
Finishing touches
Beautiful garden flowers
View towards the cottage
The cottage has gardens to the side and rear
A beautiful traditional thatch
Have a good soak in the bath
Enjoy the peace and quiet
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2 / 35  A perfect romantic getaway
3 / 35  A romantic bolt hole in The Cotswolds where your 4 legged friend is also welcome
4 / 35  A wonderful Cotswolds stone property
5 / 35  Enjoy a good book on these beautiful chairs
6 / 35  The lounge area is both stylish and cosy
7 / 35  Get warm and snuggly infront of the woodburner
8 / 35  Stylish and luxurious interiors
9 / 35  The wood burner creates a cosy atmosphere
10 / 35  Make the most of breakfast before a day of exploring
11 / 35  Set the mood for a romantic evening in
12 / 35  This stylish thatch is perfect whatever the time of year
13 / 35  The light colours complement the exposed stone walls
14 / 35  The finishing touch
15 / 35  Everything the chef in you needs
16 / 35  Indulge in a length cooked breakfast
17 / 35  Wooden work tops with hand made cabinets
18 / 35  The kitchen is simple in style and well-equipped
19 / 35  A pop of colour
20 / 35  Climb the stairs to this classic king-size bedroom
21 / 35  Close the shutters for a peaceful nights sleep
22 / 35  Beautifully finished with cushions and low lighting
23 / 35  Perfect for a romantic weekend away
24 / 35  A beautiful claw foot bath to relax in after a day of exploring
25 / 35  Utter luxury
26 / 35  Simply relax in the claw foot bath
27 / 35  The shower room simply finished with style
28 / 35  A great shower on the first floor
29 / 35  Finishing touches
30 / 35  Beautiful garden flowers
31 / 35  View towards the cottage
32 / 35  The cottage has gardens to the side and rear
33 / 35  A beautiful traditional thatch
34 / 35  Have a good soak in the bath
35 / 35  Enjoy the peace and quiet

Honeycomb Cottage

Chipping Norton (5mls N), Cotswolds
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
5
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / wood burner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Thatched
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
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At a glance

  • A quintessential thatched cottage just perfect for two
  • A haven for walkers or cyclists with access to a wealth of breath-taking countryside
  • A great base for exploring the many picturesque Cotswold villages and market towns
Property code: 72289

The picture-perfect village of Whichford with its small green and local village inn sits within Warwickshire on the Oxfordshire border. A haven for walkers offering way-marked paths from the village that will guide you through the countryside. The market town of Shipston-on-Stour is within easy reach and offers a great selection of independent shops, restaurants and cafes. Attractions within the area include Shakespeare’s birthplace Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick Castle, Oxford with its dreaming spires and Cheltenham, home of the Gold Cup. There are also many National Trust properties and gardens including Blenheim Palace and Chastleton House, with Brook Cottage Garden, the Bloxham Museum and the Civil War battlefield of Edgehill also well worth a visit. For shoppers, Bicester shopping village is within easy access and offers a great day out.

Dating back to the 17th century, you can step through the lovely old front door of this property, directly into the lounge/diner with its white walls and washed oak floor and white shuttered windows. The lounge area is inviting and cosy with large inglenook fireplace and wood burner for romantic evenings in front of the TV. A cosy reading nook is situated here with aged leather chairs perfect for your morning coffee and reading the paper. In the dining area, take your meals at the white scrubbed pine table with beautiful oak shaker chairs. This leads through to the delightful shaker kitchen with raw oak tops, electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher and washer/dryer. In the evening, climb the stairs to the first floor where you will find the beautiful shaker-panelled king-size bedroom with its heavenly pillow-topped bed and luxurious bed linen complete with a hand-painted roll-top bath. A separate shower room with shower and WC is also situated on this floor. Please note that babes in arms are welcome but the property is not suitable for toddlers. There is no travel cot or high chair provided.

Step outside and enjoy a glass of wine in the evening sun, in the gardens to the rear of the cottage. A table and chairs sit within the patio which is well secluded. There is off-road parking for one car.

  • 1 bedroom – king-size
  • 1 shower room and free-standing bath in bedroom
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher and washer/dryer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Pub within walking distance
  • TV in lounge
  • Babes in arms only as property not suitable for toddlers
  • Please note that travel cot and highchair are not provided
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 1 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Gemma Cole

This property joined our collection in 2022 and is managed by Gemma.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 24 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Helen, 22nd March 2024

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Reviewed by Stephanie, 27th October 2023

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A lovely cottage, well placed to visit local attractions and National Trust properties. Very well equipped, comfortable and very clean. We had a wonderful time and hope to visit again. Stephanie and Peter Watts

Reviewed by Richard, 29th September 2023

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Honeycomb Cottage is beautiful and it has clearly been planned out with a lot of thought and attention to detail It is also well equipped. and very comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely recommend it to family and friends

Reviewed by Christopher, 15th September 2023

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Reviewed by Astrid, 7th July 2023

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It's a beautiful thatched cottage in a quiet village. The cottage is very well equipped. There's even a dishwasher and a washingmachine/dryer. The cottage is lovely anddecorated

Reviewed by Michella, 23rd June 2023

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We had such a lovely stay in this cottage! It's the perfect combination of style and (modern) comfort. Everything is so beautifully done, we loved al the details in the decoration. There is great wifi as well, which is an absolute plus. Couldn't have wished for a better place to enjoy the Cotswolds. We loved loved loved the Straw Kitchen to get breRead moreakfast! Absolutely recommend going there. Hide

Reviewed by Tracy, 24th April 2023

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A beautifully maintained thatched cottage in an idyllic and convenient location for exploring the Cotswolds. Generous welcome pack upon arrival. Well equipped kitchen, gorgeous bathroom and luxurious bedroom with bath! Just pawfect for my little dog and I!!

Reviewed by Janet, 7th April 2023

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A fabulous holiday cottage, we had a lovely stay. We would highly recommend it as every need had been considered. There is plenty to do locally and we particularly enjoyed our visit to the Cotswold distillery and The Straw Kitchen at Whichford pottery.

Reviewed by Mark, 10th March 2023

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Reviewed by Ian, 27th January 2023

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Reviewed by Joe, 30th December 2022

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Reviewed by Sandra, 6th December 2022

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The cottage is very pretty and very worth staying at, we went for our wedding anniversary and it was lovely, this would be a lovely cottage for honeymooners

Reviewed by Hilary, 28th November 2022

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A delightful cottage in a lovely village. t is a warm and very cosy cottage that we would be more than happy to recommend to others and indeed return ourselves. It is well appointed and the sofa, casual chairs and bed are the most comfortable we have ever had in a rented cottage , and we have been having a weeks break around the 1st December for maRead moreny years Hide

Reviewed by Anthony, 23rd September 2022

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Great location, beautiful thatched cottage, very comfortable, spotless we had a perfect stay. Surrounding area had lots to see and do. Great pub in village, modern but staff and food were excellent. Also great restaurants within a few miles.

Reviewed by Vivienne, 16th September 2022

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Very pretty cottage, well equipped, super comfy bed, free Netflix. Norman Knight pub great for dinner and highly recommend Straw Kitchen at Whichford Pottery for breakfast and lunch. Daylesford Farm Shop also definitely worth a visit. Really enjoyed our stay

Reviewed by Sarah, 9th September 2022

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Charming cosy cottage in a pleasant location.

Reviewed by Sharon, 2nd September 2022

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Lovely thatched cottage in a quiet village but ideally situated for exploring the Cotswolds.

Reviewed by Peter, 26th August 2022

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Reviewed by Catherine, 5th August 2022

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The cottage is beautiful in an idyllic position, perfect for exploring the Cotswolds.

Reviewed by Lucas, 29th July 2022

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Reviewed by Anthony, 24th June 2022

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Beautiful cottage inside and out in a lovely quiet village would highly recommend to anyone looking

Reviewed by Robert, 17th June 2022

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Reviewed by Alan, 20th May 2022

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Enjoyed the stay ,Every thing well thought out ,Stairs OK but abit much for an 85 and 87 year old.

Reviewed by Jan, 22nd April 2022

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Beautiful cottage situated in a lovely village. Everywhere was beautifully clean and welcoming. Vey comfortable bed. Local pub was a two minute walk away and their food was delicious and the staff welcoming. Excellent base to explore the beauty of the Cotswolds towns and countryside.

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A perfect romantic getaway
A romantic bolt hole in The Cotswolds where your 4 legged friend is also welcome
A wonderful Cotswolds stone property
Enjoy a good book on these beautiful chairs
The lounge area is both stylish and cosy
Get warm and snuggly infront of the woodburner
Stylish and luxurious interiors
The wood burner creates a cosy atmosphere
Make the most of breakfast before a day of exploring
Set the mood for a romantic evening in
Show 23 moreThis stylish thatch is perfect whatever the time of year

Location

Static Map
Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

1/3 Deposit

Take advantage of our deposit scheme when booking 9 weeks or more in advance.