Tag Archives: Cheltenham Gold Cup

Horse Riding in Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire is one county in Britain that draws people who love horses like a moth to a flame. Not only is it host to the world famous Badminton Horse Trials reputedly the toughest event in the world and the Cheltenham Festival of Racing, but is home to many world-class riders including Zara Phillips. The Gloucestershire […]

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Cheltenham Festival

At Prestbury Park in March, the famous festival of horseracing takes place. Cheltenham Festival is four days of top class jump racing against the backdrop of the Cotswold Hills in Gloucestershire. For those four days it also becomes the second home to thousands of Irish race goers who travel across the “little pond” to England […]

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Horse owner and trainer winners!

So the Cheltenham races are over for another year and this year’s centenary Cheltenham Gold Cup was as special as ever. We were fortunate enough to have four lovely gentlemen heavily involved in horse racing stay in our self catering accommodation this year. (more…)

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Horse racing and the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Accommodation during Gold Cup week is often hard to come by with thousands of people flocking to Cheltenham. Cooks Green Cottage is a lovely countryside base for festival goers with 5 country pubs within a mile walk, and a 9 mile drive to Cheltenham racecourse. We have put up many happy racegoers so don’t hesitate […]

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