Very few locations offer such a variety of local attractions. Bath, Bristol, the Cotswolds, Cirencester, Malmesbury, Castle Coombe and Cheltenham are all close by as are Bristol Airport, Cardiff and South Wales.
There’s wildlife and nature at Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust, Bristol Zoo and of course Westonbirt National Arboretum.
Historic houses and gardens abound at Dyrham Park, Doddington, Bowood, Berkeley Castle, Laycock Abbey, Sudeley Castle, Woodchester Park & Mansion and many more.
You can go racing at Cheltenham, Bath and Chepstow, motor racing at Castle Combe and play no fewer than six local golf courses. In addition you can fish, shoot clays, ride horses, play boules, watch polo, rugby and cricket or simply walk the Cotswold Way.