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Romantic things to do in the Cotswolds

If you are looking for romantic things to do in the Cotswolds, look no further than a break at The Wychwood Inn.

Set in the heart of some of the most beautiful villages in cotswolds - The Wychwood Inn makes for the perfect romantic getaway in the heart of England.

There are so many things to do in the Cotswolds and at the centre of it all is the village of Shipton-under-Wychwood, where we are based.

Our traditional inn, restaurant and bar is housed in an old coach house - a beautiful Cotswold building set it a classic English village.

You’ll love our Cotswold rooms - make your choice from five beautifully decorated and carefully put together bedrooms, all ensuite.

We can recommend ‘room 5’ with a queen-size four poster bed, vintage furniture and a freestanding roll top bath to make your stay especially romantic.

If you prefer more space try ‘room 2’ - where aubergine coloured patterns adorn the curtains and super king bed, and the ensuite contains both a large walk in shower and a modern bath.

See our list of romantic things to do in the Cotswolds at the bottom of this page.

Romantic weekend breaks

The Wychwood Inn is perfect for a romantic weekend break - providing everything you need.

We want you to feel comfortable and relaxed when staying with us at The Wychwood Inn so we provide toiletries, tea and coffee, fresh milk, complimentary water and all the little comforts you can expect. Homemade flapjacks are on offer to enjoy with your hot drink.

Each room has good WiFi and contains a flat screen TV. A Sealy mattress offers a very comfortable night's sleep. Extra pillows and blankets are available.

If there is anything more you require, just ask. We are available until 10pm at reception.

Explore our rooms

Room 1

With a super king bed, this room is a fantastic size and makes a perfect family room. Capacity for a camp bed and it can also be converted to a twin.

Room 2

This room overlooks our extensive pub garden to the village beyond. A super king bed with speckled hen throw makes for an opulent stay.

Room 3

This room is beautifully decorated room using a duck-egg colour palate. This is a good sized room even with it’s cosy king size.

Room 4

Our smallest and, some say, cosiest room. Although, we would recommend one of our larger rooms if you are staying more than one night.

Room 5

Our four poster is a special place to stay in the Cotswolds. Perfect for a romantic weekend getaway or a week exploring towns and villages.

Our list of romantic things to do

The Wychwood Inn's list of romantic things to do around Shipton-under-Wychwood, England.

Here’s our list of the most romantic things you can do in the Cotswolds and surrounding areas:

  • Romantic Thames Path walk.
  • Leisure boat day trip along the river Thames.
  • Visit Cotswold Lavender fields to see the blue-purple flowers.
  • Boutique shopping trip to Bourton on the Water.
  • Take your loved one to the charming theatre in Chipping Norton.
  • See the Cotswolds from Broadway Tower - the highest position in the Cotswolds. Picnic in the grounds.
  • Wander, hand in hand around the traditional village of Bibury.
  • Visit Batsford Arboretum for a Cotswold garden and colourful trees.
  • Picnic on Cleeve Hill.
  • Visit the wattle and daub buildings in Shakespeare’s hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon, on the edge of the Cotswolds.
Cotswold Lavender
Photo by Kathryn Wright
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