Things to see and do - Cheltenham
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Cheltenham Travel guide
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The benefits of this elegant English spa town's waters were discovered in the early 19C, during the Regency period. Cheltenham then became a very fashionable resort. It remains proud of its Classical architecture, squares, terraces and crescents, laid out among trees and gardens. The surrounding forests offer varied landscapes. The town is lively during its numerous festivals and has a very rich cultural life.
Tourist attractions Cheltenham : Things to see and do
GB - Cheltenham
Since ancient times, this region to the northwest of the Upper Thames Valley has been favoured by settlers for its climate and pastoral landscapes. Nowadays, the Cotswolds symbolise the essence of rural England, with airy open uplands, sheltered in p..
High Street GB - Cheltenham
Little remains of pre-spa Cheltenham except for the secluded Church of St Mary and the line of the much rebuilt High Street. At right angles to this old thoroughfare is the Promenade, the city's main street, dominated by the majestic Queen's Hotel (1..
B4632 GB - Winchcombe GL54 5JD
Sudeley Castle stands on the spectacular slopes of the Cotswolds. Once a medieval fortress, then the home of Catherine Parr, widow of Henry VIII, the castle was besieged and destroyed during the Civil War. During the 19C, the building was restored; s..
The Promenade GB - CHELTENHAM GL50 1NN
The Mercure Queen's Hotel is an elegant and imposing structure, described as one of the noblest buildings of its kind in Europe. You will experience superb standards of comfort and convenience in this ever fashionable Regency hotel. The hotel overloo..
Parabola Road GB - Cheltenham GL50 3AQ
In the stylish Montpellier district of historic Cheltenham, this Hotel du Vin features a beauty spa and French bistro. The luxury rooms have Egyptian linens, free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Rooms at Hotel du Vin Cheltenham each have a plasma-screen..
131 The Promenade GB - Cheltenham GL50 1NW
5 North St GB - Winchcombe GL54 5LH
Long-standing neighbourhood restaurant that's very personally run by a husband and wife team. Characterful low-beamed ceilings and burgundy walls create an intimate feel. Menus change with the seasons and feature British ingredients in largely classi..
37 Bath Rd GB - Cheltenham GL53 7HG
This smart Indian restaurant is a refreshing break from the norm, with its ambitious owner, designer décor, detailed service and refined cooking. Reinvented Indian and Bangladeshi dishes are presented in a sophisticated manner.
24-28 Suffolk Rd GB - Cheltenham GL50 2AQ
The chef has cooked here passionately and proudly for over 25 years, creating dishes with classic French roots and a personal touch. Visually impressive and boldly flavoured, they often feature foraged ingredients such as dandelion or burdock. Tastin..
5 Royal Well Pl GB - Cheltenham GL50 3DN
Rustic, all-day eatery with a strong American theme, split over two floors and featuring large tables and bench seating suited to sharing. Stools set around the open kitchen make up the chef's table. Accessible menu offers the likes of sliders, chill..
16 Rodney Rd GB - Cheltenham GL50 1JJ
A stylishly minimalistic neighbourhood restaurant with relaxed, efficient service. Fresh seafood from Cornwall and Scotland is combined with good quality, locally sourced ingredients to produce interesting, original dishes.
GB - Upper Slaughter GL54 2JD
Plush, formal dining room in a beautiful country house in a tranquil Cotswold village; enjoy an aperitif in the luxurious sitting rooms. Accomplished, understated dishes use well-judged, classical combinations and are executed using modern techniques..
24 Rodney Rd GB - Cheltenham GL50 1JJ
A homely city centre café with pretty gingham-clothed tables, serving fresh, authentic Swedish cooking and monthly smorgasbords. As is tradition in Sweden, lunch is simpler, with light snacks, open sandwiches and homemade cakes.