Explore the area…
Welcome to Broadway – our idyllic Worcestershire village, located in the Northern Cotswolds.
With its quaint village green, cotswold stone buildings and collection of boutiques; Broadway is lovely village from which to spend some time relaxing at your leisure. However, it is also an excellent base for exploring the wider Cotswolds region with Winchcombe, Chipping Camden, Stow-on-the-Wold and Moreton-in-Marsh nearby.
Broadway is also well-located for trips to Cheltenham Races, and is especially popular with race-goers for the annual Cheltenham Festival and the flagship Gold Cup. In addition, there are lots of local attractions that we recommend visiting during your stay at Bumble Bee Cottage, which we have outlined briefly at the bottom of this page.
As well as great things to do, we are lucky enough to also have all the bare necessities you might need if staying at Bumble Bee within walking distance, including…
- Budgens Supermarket
- Post Office
- Pubs and Bars
The Ashmolean at Broadway opened in September 2013 and displays objects from the 17th to the 21st centuries, including from the founding Tradescant collections of the Ashmolean Museum.
Batsford Arboretum, near Moreton-in-Marsh is one of the jewels of the Cotswolds and one of the largest private collections of trees and shrubs in the country.
Broadway Tower is one of England’s outstanding viewpoints and is the second highest point on the Cotswold Ridge. The eighteenth century Gothic folly from which it is possible to survey an area which includes as many as thirteen counties.
The racecourse is best known for the National Hunt festival held in March each year, and includes races such as the Gold Cup and Champion hurdle.
The countryside is one of the main reasons people visit the Cotswolds and following the Cotswold Way is a wonderful way to see the area. Running from Chipping Campden to Bath (100 miles), the trail picks its way through lots of tiny villages along the way.
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- Journey through the Cotswolds View