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The Brewery Quarter Cheltenham

The Brewery Quarter

The Brewery Quarter prides itself on being a 'one-stop shop where you can shop-dine-stay and play!'…

CJP Cotswold Tours

CJP Cotswold Tours

With your own private tour guide, our tours of the northern and southern Cotswolds give you the…

Bicycle Hire, Servicing & Repairs in Cheltenham

Bike & E-Bike Hire from The Bicycle Hub

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Municipal building and the Long Gardens, Cheltenham. Statue shows Edward Wilson, local hero

The Promenade and Long Gardens

Cheltenham's famous Promenade dates back to 1818 at the height of the Regency period, when the…

In This Section

  1. Christmas in Cheltenham
    Christmas is undoubtedly going to be different this year however, we can still look forward to our Regency town twinkling with lots of Christmas lights; socially distanced festive events and Christmas shopping for our loved ones...
  2. I Love Cheltenham sign on the Honeybourne Line, Cheltenham Paint Festival
    Things To Do Outdoors in Cheltenham whilst lockdown measures are easing, outdoor places in Cheltenham, parks and gardens in Cheltenham, dog walks Cheltenham, street art tours in Cheltenham
  3. Parks & Gardens
    Take a look at the extensive parks & gardens in Cheltenham, which give the town its green and leafy reputation...
  4. Mountain bike resting on a bench on Cleeve Hill overlooking Cheltenham

    Cycling fans, Patrick and Sue, owners of the Number 8 Cheltenham, share their favourite Cotswolds and Cheltenham bike rides…

    11 Jun 2020
  5. Biking in Cheltenham - Pittville Park
    Visit Cheltenham in partnership with The Bicycle Hub and developed by Compass Holidays the Regency Cycle trail makes a fun day out with family and friends...
  6. Street art created by Inkie as part of Cheltenham Paint Festival

    One of the many wonderful things about the Cheltenham Paint Festival is that you can enjoy the street art year round as shown in our video...

    11 Jun 2020
  7. Dog walks Crickley Hill
    Our pick of the best dog walks in and around Cheltenham.  You’re never far from green space in Cheltenham. Our Regency town is home to many spectacular parks and gardens offering endless opportunities for great dog walks. Spectacular countryside also surrounds the town, making Cheltenham a 'pawfect' base for long rambles in the Cotswolds, along the Cotswolds Way and in neighbouring Gloucester and the Forest of Dean.
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  8. Family walking in the hills surrounding Cheltenham

    Beat the crowds and explore the natural beauty right on Cheltenham’s doorstep with these beautiful local walks...

    10 Jan 2019
  9. The friendly line in the Cotswolds offers a unique opportunity to sample train travel from 50 years ago...
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  10. The Brewery Quarter
    The Brewery Quarter is Cheltenham's Entertainment Hub, day and night...
  11. Sudeley Castle
    COVID UPDATE - Tickets must be purchased in advance and a face covering or mask worn when inside any building. Award-winning gardens surrounding Castle and medieval ruins. Exhibitions, rare-breeds pheasantry, restaurant & cafe, adventure play area.
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  12. Adam Henson with a piglet at Cotswold Farm Park
    Established in 1971 as the home of rare breed conservation, Cotswold Farm Park offers a fun-filled day out. Children can interact closely with the animals in the Touch Barn and there’s also a wildlife walk, adventure playground and farm safari.
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  13. Gloucestershire’s largest cidery and bespoke shop is now open for tastings and tours...
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  14. Hollywood Bowl Cheltenham boasts 16 pre-bookable state-of-the-art bowling lanes including four VIP lanes.
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  15. Mr Mulligan’s Lost World Golf in Cheltenham is the companies most extravagant venue to date, showcasing the wildest of adventures through the unknown elements of planet earth. Onsite cafe and bar lends itself well to golfers to enjoy after a game.
    1. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  16. The Play Farm is Cheltenham's premier indoor soft play centre, for children aged 0-12 years (maximum 148 cm’s in height), based at The Brewery Quarter.
    1. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
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  17. Tour and Explore the Cotswolds
    Tour and Explore the Cotswolds Discover the history, traditions and heritage of this fascinating region of England and make your holiday one to remember - with guided tours by Anne Bartlett a locally based professional Blue Badge Tourist Guide.
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  18. Bicycle Hire, Servicing & Repairs in Cheltenham
    The Bicycle Hub is based at the Cheltenham Spa Railway Station within easy access of the Spa Town as well as the largest Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Cotswolds...
    1. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
    2. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  19. With the Cotswold Discovery Trail, you will discover the history and heritage of the Cotswolds with our beautifully designed treasure trail maps and trail pack. There are two fun filled trails to follow which guide you around the Cotswolds spanning 4 historic counties of Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Worcestershire and Wiltshire and over 5500 years of history.
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  20. People picnicking in Pittville Park

    To celebrate National Picnic Week we’ve shared a round up of the best picnic spots in Cheltenham and our favourite nearby cafes and delis which are open and serving tasty picnic treats...

    23 Jun 2020
  21. Woman walking through Linewood Wood

    To celebrate the places readers have discovered during the lockdown we’ve launching a new series, ‘Recommended by locals…’ starting with local mum Rachel who recommends Lineover Woods and Nottingham Hill. 

    11 Jun 2020
  22. Family activities
    Looking for things to do with your kids? Check out the family-friendly activities in our Town...
  23. Tree lined path in Montpellier Gardens

    A series of free local tree trails have been designed to showcase some of Cheltenham’s most beautiful trees.

    25 Jun 2019
  24. Take part in a challenging outdoor adventure activity which is suitable for everyone to enjoy...
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  25. Featured in The Telegraph as one of the Great British Drives, The Romantic Road takes you on a drive through quintessentially English countryside,starting in Cheltenham.
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  26. The Everyman is Gloucestershire's theatre - and has been serving the county (and beyond) since 1891.
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  27. The impressive Bacon Theatre completed in 1991 and built to a very high standard, boasts excellent sightlines and state-of-the-art facilities...
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  28. This Regency terraced house where the composer of 'The Planets' was born, shows the 'upstairs downstairs' way of life in Victorian times...
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  29. The Wilson Art Gallery & Museum Cheltenham - exterior
    Cheltenham has an outstanding museum and art gallery with a programme of exciting temporary exhibitions and permanent galleries.
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  30. The science centre in Coronation Square offers families the opportunity to investigate, experience and enjoy hands-on science together...
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  31. Exterior of Municipal Building
    Regency Cheltenham; find out how the Regency period shaped our town...

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