If not the heart of England, the Cotswolds is surely its soul? This beautiful slice of inland England offers the finest glimpse of traditional English life with its rolling countryside and honey-coloured villages. No visit here would be complete without a cosy cottage stay.

The pretty exterior of Manor Farmhouse, Snowshill, nr Broadway, Gloucestershire

Manor Farmhouse 

A gorgeous cosy Cotswold cottage with heaps of original features and walks from the door.