Courtyard Cottage

Historic cottage near Tewkesbury offers a great base for exploring the Cotswolds countryside. Seasonal pool plus tennis court for guests use.

Key Points

  • Historic cottage sleeps 6+2 guests in a double bed, double/twin bed and family room with double/twin and 2 singles in Kemerton.
  • The property has a colourful drawing room, separate dining room and modern kitchen.
  • There are 2 bathrooms in the property on the first floor.
  • Outside you can relax in your private sheltered seating area, the perfect place for lunch.
  • Onsite you can swim in the pool, enjoy a game of tennis or take a row on the lake.
  • Locally you can visit Tewkesbury Abbey or ride the trains at Evesham Vale Light Railway.


Courtyard cottage is part of the Upper Court Estate, and offers a taste of Georgian lifestyle in the Cotswolds.
Set in the chocolate box village of Kemerton, nearby you'll find fantastic walking and biking routes along with local coffee shops, and a pub.

Approach the cottage down a tree lined drive, and under an the impressive stone archway. Once inside the wonderful historic cottage you'll discover a drawing room with beamed ceiling and antique pine fireplace with iron stove. This spacious, yet cosy room provides a sociable hub for everone to gather together.
The Courtyard cottage alone can accomodate up to 8 guests, or book with the coachhouse for up to 25 people and gain access to a secret door that can link the properties!

There is a separate dining room with refectory table, and from here a door leads outside to your own private seating area - perfect for your morning cuppa or summer BBQ lunch. The kitchen comes with all essential items including a washing machine and dishwasher. 

Up on the first floor you can find 2 bedrooms, the first - the Archway room - has zip and link beds that can be either a double or twins, whilst the second - the Clematis room- has a double bed. There are 2 bathrooms on this floor, one with a shower cubicle, bath and loo and the other with a shower and loo. 

Climb the steps to the second floor, which once was a hayloft, now an attic room which accomodates 4 single beds. 

On site there is plenty to enjoy including a covered swimming pool, tennis court and children's play area. Alternatively take to the lake and row a boat for a while, before enjoying a picnic in the beautiful grounds.
During your stay, why not try your hand at pottery or art in our on site studio! Locally you can visit Tewkesbury Abbey, climb Bredon Hill or take a ride on the trains at Evesham Vale Light Railway just 20 minutes away. 

The pool is open between May and end of August. Outside of these months you can pay £150.00 for heating the pool for the weekend.
Please bring towels for the pools.

No pets allowed in this property. 

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Room Types

Whole property for 5 or more










 Dining area


 Plug sockets

 Washing machine


Paid Extras

 Baby sitter

 Extra logs / firewood



 Woodland activities



 Dining area

 Fire pit



 Seating area


Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks


 Lake / River

 Local shop

 Pub / Bar

 Pub within walking distance



 Birthday parties

 Can arrange catering

 Corporate events

 Family friendly site

 Hen dos

 Whole site bookings for group events



 Space for outdoor ball games

 Tennis court




 Book a swimming pool session

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels


 Coffee machine





 Kitchenware / Utensils



Shared Facilities

 Communal swimming pool

Young Children


 High chair

 Welcome all ages


 Free parking


 Small site (2-4 accoms)


Do you supply linens and towels?

Yes we do but please bring extra towels for the swimming pool.

Nearest Airport/s

Birmingham / Bristol

Content updated on 7th June 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Martina from Courtyard Cottage