In the North of the Cotswolds, you will find the beautiful town of Chipping Campden.
One of the most gorgeous Cotswold towns, Chipping Campden boasts some of the most distinctive properties in the region.
Renowned for its beautiful high street with unbroken terraced houses, traditional market centre and bustling restaurants and shops which span many different architectural generations, the market town is very popular with visitors.
As you enter Chipping Campden you will note some of the most magnificent thatched Cotswold cottages. Taking a walk through the high street and surrounding backroads of the village is highly recommended, especially for photography enthusiasts!
Chipping Campden is a Cotswold market town that profited from the Wool trade back in the 13th century, with many of the buildings from this time still present today.
Chipping Campden market hall is one of the town’s crowning features, it was built in the 17th century and was constructed to give market traders shelter from bad weather and keep their goods dry undercover.
What to do in Chipping Campden
- Start the Cotswold Way Hiking Route
- Visit Dover’s Hill viewpoint – National Trust
- Hidcote Manor Gardens
- Kiftsgate court garden
- The Court Barn (museum)
Where to stay in Chipping Campden
There is plenty of choice when it comes to accommodation in Chipping Campden with something for all tastes, whether you’re here for a relaxing weekend or are starting or finishing the Cotswold Way trail.
There are beautiful hotels like the Lygon Arms and the Cotswold House Hotel and Spa for those after a bit of luxury or there are gorgeous B&Bs and self-catering accommodation too.
Parking in Chipping Campden
There are a few free parking options in Chipping Campden. On the weekends and School holidays parking is free in Chipping Campden School on Cider Mill Lane, you will also find free parking along the high street. Walkers are encouraged to use free parking on Back Ends.
There is a small short stay pay and display car park in the Market Square.
Public toilets in Chipping Campden
There are free public toilets on Sheep Street open 8am -7pm in the summer and 8am – 6pm in the winter. They have disabled and baby changing facilities.
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