THINGS TO DO

THE COOKERY SCHOOL

A day at The Cookery School, located at our organic farm in the idyllic Cotswolds, is a must for anyone who shares our passion for real food.

From classic courses such as Quick & Simple Suppers and Seasonal Dinner Parties, to specialised courses like Artisan Bread Making and Nose to Tail Butchery, you’ll find practical and imaginative courses to suit all interests.

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GARDEN ROOM

A space dedicated to gardening essentials, practical tools and seasonal cut flowers, many of which are grown in our own organic Cutting Garden. The Daylesford Garden room is home to our favourite seasonal blossoms and blooms, perennials, bulbs and vines as well as handmade bespoke bouquets, wreaths and arrangements.

To speak to someone in the Garden Room please call 01608 731 712

 

 

FLORISTRY WORKSHOPS

Floristry courses are hosted by our team of expert florists in our Daylesford Workshop and weather permitting, include a trip to our Cutting Garden to forage for an array of British blooms and greenery. Guests then return to the Workshop to craft their foraged finds into anything from table settings to plant-ups, hand-tied bouquets, vase arrangements, wreaths, wedding flowers and more.

To reach the Daylesford Garden room directly please call 01608 731 712

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BAMFORD BARN

Bamford is a way of life. We create beautiful women’s clothing and body and skincare products that are natural and artisan made. We are inspired by nature to make collections that are timeless and nurturing. We cherish the rare and exceptional from around the world.

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BAMFORD WELLNESS SPA

The Bamford Wellness Spa is a wellness retreat in the Cotswolds, situated next to the Daylesford Farmshop. With a strong commitment to caring for the mind, body and spirit, it offers a calming day retreat. Emphasising the human connection with nature, the Bamford Wellness Spa offers a range of activities that nurture inner peace, including yoga, pilates, meditation, facial and massage treatments.

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STAY WITH US

Our Cotswold cottages are beautifully converted farmhouses, restored to retain their original features. Four of the cottages are located next to our farmshop and one in the village of Daylesford, a two minute stroll away. Just 90 minutes from London, all five cottages are furnished and equipped to an exceptionally high and luxurious standard. Our cottages are for guests who wish to escape and immerse themselves in the Daylesford Cotswolds experience. Each cottage comes with a relaxing one hour class in our Bamford Wellness Spa for every adult guest.

You can enhance your stay by adding further treatments, classes and workshops, choose a course at our Cookery School or dine in our farmshop restaurants or at our sister pub, The Wild Rabbit in the nearby village of Kingham.

For full details contact the Cottages team on 01608 731717 or email DAYLESFORDCOTTAGES@DAYLESFORD.COM

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FARM WALKS

Explore over 2,000 acres of our well-tended organic farmland on one of our farm walks and discover our heritage breed hens, sheep, Aberdeen Angus and South Devon cattle, Gloucester cows and our herd of British Friesians.

Open all year round, and clearly signposted, some are suitable for buggies and small children. Perfect with a picnic of salads, cakes, meats, cheese and wine from our organic farmshop.

Our walks start from outside The Farmshop, just ask behind the tills for a map or download your copy by clicking HERE.

DOGS AT DAYLESFORD

Dogs are welcome in the Old Spot courtyard, inside the Old Spot, The Legbar and the Daylesford Café courtyard but not inside the café or farmshop (unless for access to dog-friendly areas).

There are some beautiful dog walks on the public footpaths around the farm and well-behaved dogs do not have to be on a lead. No one, including dogs, can leave the public footpaths and wander around the farm.

All dogs must be kept away from our livestock.

GETTING TO THE FARM

By public transport

Kingham Train Station is located just 3 miles from Daylesford and is on the main London Paddington to Hereford line. There are regular connections to all major UK cities. Visit National Rail for timetables and information. From Kingham Train Station you can travel to Daylesford using a pre-order taxi or enjoy a 40 minute walk via Kingham Village. Click here for local map and transport links.

Unfortunately the local bus service from Kingham Train Station to Kingham Village is no longer in operation.

BY BICYCLE

To hire a bike and cycle to us from Kingham station, visit Bainton Bike hire.

BY CAR

If you have a sat nav, entering GL56 0YG will bring you directly to Daylesford.

Alternatively, if coming from Stow-on-the Wold, take the A436 from the centre of Stow towards Chipping Norton. After approximately 3 miles, take the right-hand turn signposted to Kingham and Daylesford Farm Shop. You will find us approximately half a mile up that road on the right.

If approaching from Chipping Norton, take the A44 towards Moreton-in-the-Marsh. After approximately 3.5 miles, turn left towards Stow on the A436. Continue for 2.5 miles then turn left, signposted to Kingham. You will find us approximately half a mile up that road on the right.