Lower Mill Estate: 7 lakes, 4 swimming pools... your 550 acre private nature reserve

Lower Mill Estate in the heart of the Cotswolds gives guests access to their very own private 550-acre nature reserve. It's perfect for families, friends or couples looking for a getaway in one of England's most scenic areas offering a huge variety of activities both on the estate and around the nearby area.

Sustainability is key at Lower Mill Estate. the estate's ethos is focussed around living in harmony with the environment. Efforts to protect local wildlife and eco-friendly practices ensure a green and responsible holiday experience.

The estate offers a mix of activities for relaxation and adventure. A major draw is the award winning ArtSpa. Our guests have unlimited access to 2 heated 20m swimming pools (one indoor, one out), fully equipped gym, sauna, steam room and (unheated... only for the brave!) reed filtered plunge pool. 

Nature lovers can enjoy walking and cycling from the door on various trails (including pump track fo the kids), bird watching, and observing wildlife. Water activities like wild swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, and fishing are available on the estate's lakes (bring your own equipment or rent from the Activity Hub). The estate also has three free to use tennis courts, two playgrounds and an astroturf sports pitch as well as the on-site Ballihoo restaurant and pizza shack.

Outside the estate, the Cotswolds region is full of things to see and do. You can visit charming villages like Bourton-on-the-Water and Stow-on-the-Wold, with their traditional stone cottages. Historical sites like the Roman Baths in Bath and Tewkesbury Abbey offer insights into England's history. The Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is great for scenic drives or countryside walks. Local country gastro pubs and markets in the area offer traditional locally sourced food and produce.

Lower Mill Estate is more than just a place to stay; it's a starting point to explore the Cotswolds. Whether you're into exploring, nature, or just want to relax, the estate provides the perfect setting to enjoy and make memories.

Lower Mill Estate gallery

7 lakes, 4 pools, watersports, tennis, playgrounds and walks!