Blenheim Palace is home to the 11th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough. This World Heritage Site offers over 2000 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown parkland and Formal Gardens as well as plenty of activities for families and children.
One of the finest ruined castles in Britain, best known as the home of Robert Dudley, the great love of Queen Elizabeth I.
A fun-packed day out where you can learn about the history and the making of Cadbury confectionery and even have a go at making some yourself!
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Black Country Living Museum
Norton Grounds Walks
There are many beautiful walks from Norton Grounds
An award winning art gallery housed in a Grade I listed Georgian mansion, set in spectacular landscaped parkland.
National Hunt Racing
Local national hunt racing – Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Worcester.
The Cotswold Way
A 100 mile hike from Chipping Campden in the north to Bath in the south. There is a footpath to The Cotswold Way (starts just 2 miles) from Norton Grounds.
Local golf courses – Broadway, Stratford-upon-Avon, Burford, Chipping Campden, Evesham.
There are many great places to eat from gastro pubs and cafes to fine dining restaurants. We’re always happy to give you our recommendations but you’ll also find some useful suggestions from previous visitors in the guest book.
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is the independent charity that cares for the world’s greatest Shakespeare heritage sites. It’s five Shakespeare Houses and Gardens in Stratford upon Avon form the heart of an iconic destination in the UK.