23rd January 2023





Looking to plot your next UK escape with friends or family complete with walks, indulgent pub lunches and shopping? Or perhaps you’re in the market to hunker down in front of a roaring fire on a romantic getaway? Either way, January is the perfect time to plan your 2023 R&R breaks and Sand & Stone Escapes has you covered with its pick of beautiful new home rentals in the much-loved jewel of the English countryside.


Scenic rolling hills, enchanted woodlands, honey-hued stone walls and charming villages bursting with antique emporiums, cobbled streets and top-notch watering holes await…


Sleeps: 6 | From £280 per night


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Situated in the quintessential Cotswolds town of Stow-on-the-Wold, surrounded by idyllic countryside and more gastropubs than you can shake a stick at, The Collector’s House has everything you need for a rural British break. With three beautiful bedrooms, this gorgeous home is perfect for families or group getaways.Lovingly restored by its owners and dotted with hidden treasures and antique finds from their travels, the interiors tell a story. You can expect to find anything from striking miscellaneous objects and unusual trinkets to pressed botanical prints and apothecary cabinets. This is a luxury Cotswolds retreat with buckets of charm and character.THE NOOKSleeps 2 | From £190 per nightIMAGES HERE

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Located in the pretty town of Stow-on-the-Wold, this one-bedroom hideaway blissfully marries classic British country style with urban-industrial chic – expect original features blended with stylish interiors and a fun, quirky layout. 

The Nook is perfect for couples looking for a romantic bolthole escape, with plenty of country pubs, restaurants and walks within reach.


Sleeps: 4 | From £280 per night


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A thatched fairy-tale cottage with a wrap-around garden, Little Stoop is nestled snugly in the jewel of the crown of Cotswolds towns, Chipping Campden. This stylish yet cosy abode features two double bedrooms and is perfect for couples or a small group of friends looking for a countryside getaway with plenty of walks, pubs and shops on their doorstep.The design and interiors work seamlessly together to enhance the cottage’s unique features and character and flagstone floors, original wooden beams and neutral tones greet you with an air of rustic warmth.


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An immaculate four-bedroom bolthole nestled in an idyllic hamlet on the edge of the Cotswolds just outside Chipping Norton, sleeping up to six adults and two children. Tucked away down a private lane, Hidden Cottage has impressive interiors and sprawling gardens which sit on a backdrop of rolling Oxfordshire hills and valleys.Nestled in the pretty Cotswolds village of Little Tew, this serene countryside stay is perfect for groups of friends or larger families looking for a secluded escape with an array of pubs, restaurants and Cotswolds hotspots (only a short ten-minute drive away from the members-only Soho Farmhouse). THE KITCHEN GARDEN COTTAGESleeps 4 | From £435 per nightIMAGES HERE


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Looking for a smaller alternative in the same spot? This cabin-style cottage sits within the same grounds as its sister, Hidden Cottage and overlooks the kitchen garden with a private entrance and pathway. Ideal for families of 4, the delightfully charming dwelling comprises an impressive master suite and a second kids ‘treetop’ bunk room and is surrounded by budding gardens and crab apple trees.


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