The Dovecote

A romantic get away! Sleep in an antique 4 poster bed with views across the lake. Beautiful estate with seasonal pool & tennis court, near Tewkesbury.

Key Points

  • Idyllic Dovecote on the banks of a lake offers a romantic retreat for 2 with an antique four poster bed in Kemerton.
  • There is space for 1 child in a single bed if required.
  • Open plan living, dining and kitchen area with cosy underfloor heating and flame effect stove.
  • The bathroom is on the top floor, a few steps up from the bedroom and has a shower over a bathtub.
  • On site you can enjoy the covered swimming pool, tennis court and rowing lake or book a beauty treatment or massage.
  • Bring a dog for £10 per night.


Upper Court offers this idyllic Dovecote for 2 adult  guests for that perfect romantic break. Sleep in an antique four poster bed with views across the water. Up to two child can be join in a trundle bed, which is on the second floor of the property. The bathroom is at the far end of this floor, seperated by a heavy duty curtain. Located on the edge of the Cotswolds in the small village of Kemerton, here you can enjoy total peace and tranquility.

Located next to the lake, you can enjoy your outside space watching swans float past you as you simply relax and take in the beautiful surroundings with your loved ones. Inside the property offers a simple yet stylish open plan living and kitchen area with cosy underfloor heating and a flame effect stove for that added romance. On the first floor you can discover your master suite with antique four poster bed and views across the lake. 

Dog are allowed in the Dovecote, but there is a fee of £10 per dog per night. 

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. Why not try your hand at one of our pottery or art experiences 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. 

Please bring towels for the pools and rackets and balls for the tennis court.  

The pool is open from May to end of August. During the winter months, the pool can be heated, but there is £150.00 charge for doing so.

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Additional cleaning measures are in place to ensure all cottages and shared facilities are thoroughly cleaned and disinfected between stays/use.
All of our facilities including the tennis court, swimming pool and games area have a timetable system in place to ensure guests are not socialising against government guidelines and to allow time for cleaning in between use.

Room Types




 Not suitable for those with mobility issues








 Dining area


 Heating - underfloor

 Plug sockets

 Washing machine

Paid Extras





 Dining area


 Seating area




 Book a massage

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels







 Kitchenware / Utensils




Shared Facilities

 Communal swimming pool

Young Children


 High chair



 Free parking

Nearest Airport/s

Birmingham / Bristol

Content updated on 19th May 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Martina from The Dovecote