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The sleepy, picturesque town of Moreton-In-Marsh is located at the north-eastern edge of Gloucestershire, and surrounded by patchwork green, and pale orange farmlands. This peaceful slice of the Cotswolds is home to a 16th century tower that watches vigilantly over the high street, where you'll find popular market stalls selling a variety of fresh, crunchy vegetables and other farmers' produce. You'll also find spectacular, serene botanical gardens where you can enjoy a hot, steaming coffee, and a falconry centre nearby.

Things to see

Taking a reflective walk down the town's peaceful high street and into the centre is a great way to while away the day. There's a lively market every Tuesday here, and you can browse at your leisure for all kinds of things, from warming woollen clothing to freshly picked fruits and vegetables. It's a great place to grab some ingredients for a secluded picnic in the nearby countryside, especially in the summer. The swirling roof of nearby Batsford Arboretum is a local highlight. Nestled in well looked after public gardens, you can stop for a relaxing cup of tea and sticky cake before wandering the lush, tree studded grounds. Another major attraction here is the Cotswold Falconry Centre, which is sure to be a hit with the kids. As well as daily falcon flights, there's eagles, owls, and more to be found here.

Hotels in Moreton-in-Marsh

While there isn't a huge amount of hotels in Moreton-In-Marsh, what's lacking in quantity is certainly made up for in quality. Who needs luxury hotels when you're staying in a beautiful country farmhouse? You'll find that thanks to Moreton-In-Marsh's modest size, all accommodation is located conveniently close to the town centre while still being blissfully quiet in the evenings. Although you'll be in the middle of the country, you can still expect to find free services such as internet access, and even free barbecue grills – prefect for cooking some of the tasty delights you picked up at the market.

Where to stay

Staying along the high street means you'll be seconds away from dining and drinking establishments, as well as the market. It's the ideal location if you're planning on spending lazy days enjoying a pint of tangy ale, before exploring the local shops and restaurants. If you want to be a little bit closer to the train station, Corder's Lane can be a good choice, and ideal if you're planning a day trip or two. You'll also still be close to the town centre. Alternatively, discover the ultimate romantic getaway at Dorn, located just a little way outside the town.

How to get to Moreton-in-Marsh

Despite its rural location, Morton-In-Marsh is easier to reach than you might think. From London, there's a few options depending on where you land. From Gatwick, you can simply catch the train to Reading, and change for a connecting service to Moreton-In-Marsh. Alternatively, if landing at London Heathrow, hop on a Heathrow Express coach to London Paddington, where you'll find regular train services to Moreton-In-Marsh. Birmingham Airport is also less than an hour's drive away, which can be perfect if you're planning on hiring a car. Getting around Moreton-In-Marsh itself is easy on foot, thanks to its small size.