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Cowley Manor Experimental

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Nestled in the picturesque Cotswolds countryside, Cowley Manor Experimental is a contemporary country house hotel that blends modern luxury with classic charm. With its stunning landscape, elegant accommodations, world-class spa, and exquisite dining, this Grade II listed villa offers a serene escape for travellers seeking relaxation and rejuvenation. Built in 1855, this stunning property was once the home of Sir James Horlick, the malted-milk magnate. Nowadays its a popular destination for those seeking a break from the mundane pressures of everyday life.

Contemporary Country House Retreat

The design seamlessly blends historic elegance with contemporary flair. This Grade II-listed Italianate mansion has been carefully restored, preserving its architectural heritage, while the interior spaces have been reimagined with modern and eclectic design elements. The result is a harmonious fusion of classic grandeur and stylish, avant-garde aesthetics that creates a uniquely inviting and comfortable atmosphere.

The Location

Set amidst 55 acres of rolling parkland, manicured gardens, and serene lakes, Cowley Manor is situated in a landscape straight out of an Arcadian scene from a Thomas Hardy novel. The hotel's idyllic setting in the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, provides a peaceful and picturesque backdrop for guests to unwind and reconnect with nature. The beautifully landscaped gardens, designed by renowned garden designer Kim Wilkie, offer a tranquil oasis for leisurely strolls and moments of contemplation.

The Rooms

From chic rooms to spacious suites, each guest room is individually designed, featuring bespoke furnishings, original artwork, and luxurious amenities. Whether you choose a room with views of the gardens or a suite with a private terrace, every space exudes comfort and elegance.

Nibbles & Tipples

Dining here is a culinary experience to savor. The hotel's restaurant, MALT, serves a seasonal menu that celebrates locally sourced ingredients. The talented chefs create dishes that showcase the flavors of the Cotswolds and pay homage to the region's culinary heritage. Guests can dine in the elegant restaurant or enjoy al fresco meals on the terrace overlooking the gardens.

Set within a contemporary glass-walled building, the C-Side Spa offers a range of treatments inspired by nature and using organic, sustainable products. Guests can unwind in the heated indoor and outdoor pools, indulge in therapeutic treatments, or enjoy the tranquil relaxation areas with views of the surrounding countryside.

God is in the details

Cowley Manor Experimental is a tranquil and contemporary country house retreat in the heart of the Cotswolds, offering a perfect blend of relaxation, style, and natural beauty. Whether you're seeking a romantic escape, a wellness retreat, or a peaceful countryside getaway, Cowley Manor provides an idyllic setting and world-class amenities to make your stay a memorable one. It's a haven where guests can immerse themselves in the beauty of the Cotswolds while enjoying the luxurious comforts of a modern country estate.


Gloucestershire - United Kingdom

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