Bou­tique prop­er­ty with court­yard and sea­son­al out­door heat­ed swim­ming pool

Stroud, Glouces­ter­shire

Painswick House is sur­round­ed by beau­ti­ful coun­try­side and set in an area of out­stand­ing nat­ur­al beau­ty. The pret­ty vil­lage lies at the mid-point of the Cotswold Way Nation­al Trail, locat­ed 50 miles from Chip­ping Cam­p­den to the north & 50 miles from Bath to the south. A per­fect base to dis­cov­er the region. 

Set around a cen­tral court­yard, a per­fect com­mu­nal space for groups and fam­i­lies to socialise and min­gle togeth­er. Not for­get­ting the won­der­ful out­door heat­ed pool, (heat­ed from May — Sep­tem­ber inclu­sive) BBQ and fire pit for those barmy sum­mer evenings.
Painswick House has nine bed­rooms and can accom­mo­date up to 24 guests in bed­rooms set up as either dou­ble or twins. 10 shower/​bathrooms ensure each bed­room has its own pri­vate facil­i­ties (and no queues)

Free park­ing through­out Painswick and a large free vil­lage car park is a two minute walk away. 

Please call the office for book­ings of under 7 days before arrival date. Our pay­ment terms/​method changes for last minute bookings,.

Spe­cial Features

Heat­ed out­door pool, Cotswold Way Nation­al Trail, flex­i­ble accom­mo­da­tion and plen­ty of com­mu­nal social spaces


Ground floor — Large din­ing area which seats twen­ty-six, the pro­jec­tor room and bar area, two sep­a­rate liv­ing rooms and a snug. The kitchen is per­fect­ly designed for cook­ing up big feasts for fam­i­ly and friends with: four ovens, two hobs, two dish­wash­ers a wine fridge and all the appli­ances are Miele.

First and Sec­ond floor — Bedrooms/​bath­rooms accessed via sev­er­al staircases. 

Bed­rooms 1 – 7 are all ensuite with a lux­u­ri­ous free-stand­ing bath in one of the bedrooms. 

Bed­rooms 8 and 9 share two show­er rooms and are ide­al for those with a young family. 

All of the bed­rooms are taste­ful­ly designed to be havens of calm.


ARC Painswick is nes­tled between Cotswold cot­tages, occu­py­ing the prin­ci­pal cor­ner of the town. This charm­ing loca­tion is fur­ther enhanced by its prox­im­i­ty to the delight­ful local pub, as well as the cof­fee shop and bou­tique known as Mead­ows.’ The prop­er­ty is set around a cen­tral court­yard to the rear of which the heat­ed pool, BBQ, piz­za oven/​braii and firepit can be found with their own seat­ing areas. Per­fect place to relax with that chilled glass of wine (or lemon­ade)! The allure of the prop­er­ty is height­ened by this prime posi­tion­ing. In order to ensure the tran­quil­i­ty and com­fort of our won­der­ful neigh­bours, we kind­ly request that guests con­sid­er their needs, par­tic­u­lar­ly after 10 pm. To main­tain the peace, we ask that the swim­ming pool court­yard not be used dur­ing the night hours, and all doors lead­ing to this area be kept closed. How­ev­er, guests are still wel­come to enjoy the inter­nal Fire pit court­yard after 10 pm, while dis­play­ing cour­te­ous behav­iour. Our atten­tive ARC Man­ag­er active­ly over­sees these mea­sures, fos­ter­ing a har­mo­nious coex­is­tence between our val­ued guests and the local community.

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Local Area

The idyl­lic parish church of St. Mary’s is a pop­u­lar wed­ding venue and is sur­round­ed by the famous nine­ty-nine yew trees and table tombs which fill the church grounds. The vil­lage itself has a vari­ety of small shops, cafes, restau­rants and the local pub with large open fire is only 50 metres away.

Pubs, bars, and restaurants

  • The Oak (0Km)


Essen­tial Information

  • Sleeps 24 peo­ple in 9 bed­rooms Bed Linen is provided
  • 2 Baths
  • 8 Showers
  • Din­ing table for 24 people
  • Pets allowed By arrange­ment and fee applied

Short breaks?


Changeover day

Mon­day, Friday

Facil­i­ties and Amenities


  • Fam­i­ly Rooms: 4
  • Dou­ble Rooms: 3
  • Twin Rooms: 2

9 Zip n link King size beds can be divid­ed as twins.


  • WiFi/​Internet

For your entertainment

  • TV

In the kitchen

  • Cook­er
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freez­er
  • Dish­wash­er
  • Wash­ing machine
  • Tum­ble dryer
  • Kitchen table
  • High chair provided


  • Swim­ming pool (out­door)
  • Gar­den
  • Terrace/​patio
  • Gar­den furniture
  • Bar­be­cue
  • Park­ing

Near­by Activities

  • Golf
  • Fish­ing
  • Horse rid­ing


Dates Price
Low sea­son 3 night week­end for 24 start from
6th Jan 2023 — 24th Feb 2023 
Low sea­son Mon — Fri break for 24 starts from
6th Jan 2023 — 24th Feb 2023 
Low sea­son 1 week break for 24 starts from
6th Jan 2023 — 24th Feb 2023 
High sea­son 3 night week­end for 24 starts from
4th Aug 2023 — 25th Aug 2023 
High sea­son Mon- Fri break for 24 starts from
4th Aug 2023 — 25th Aug 2023 
High sea­son 1 week break for 24 starts from
4th Aug 2023 — 25th Aug 2023 
Christ­mas week and New Year week
22nd Dec 2023 — 4th Jan 2024