Local Attractions

Shipston-On-Stour

Shipston-On-Stour

Shipston-on-Stour has a number of traditional pubs and restaurants all serving great food, within easy walking distance of Holly End. Wonderful shops, sell quality goods from antiques to original paintings. Shipston-on-Stour also provides a wealth of tradition and culture - including one of the most prestigious purveyors of handmade grandfather clocks in the UK.






Stratford upon Avon

Stratford upon Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of William Shakespeare, is only 11 miles away. It is steeped in culture and history. Set in the beautiful rural Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the river Avon, with a delightful selection of shops and restaurants and of course the famous Shakespearean theatres.






Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle – Britain's Greatest Medieval Experience. This is history that you live for yourself. - Experience a medieval household preparing for battle, the splendor of mediaeval life with Jousting, Birds of Prey and The Bowman show. There is also a dungeon, magnificent towers and ramparts, the Great Hall and State Rooms, 'Royal Weekend Party', Mill and Engine House and 60 acres of grounds to explore including the island. Plenty to keep you occupied for the whole day.





Broadway

Broadway

The Cotswolds village of Broadway in the English county of Worcestershire is often referred to as the 'Jewel of the Cotswolds' and the 'Show Village of England' because of it's sheer beauty and magnificence. The 'broad way' leads from the foot of the western Cotswolds escarpment with a wide grass-fringed street lined with ancient honey coloured limestone buildings dating back to the 16th century.

The village has one of the longest High Streets in England.




Other places of interest to visit would include:
Blenheim Palace at Woodstock
The fabulous University City of Oxford
The Rollright Stones