About the Hotel
Why We Love This Hotel
- The property is set in 20 acres of landscaped grounds
- Leisure facilities include a pool, a sauna, a steam room and a gym
- Cirencester -- a bustling Cotswold town -- is half an hour's drive away and Highclere Castle, a country house in the Jacobethan style and the filming location of TV's "Downton Abbey", is a 35-minute drive away
- The Georgian city of Bath, and Stonehenge, are both an hour's drive away
Alexandra House is set in 20 acres of landscaped grounds within the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, four miles from Swindon and half an hour's drive from the Cotswolds.
The Cotswold market town of Cirencester -- where you'll find "handsome streets of golden stone that are generously punctuated by green spaces", according to The Daily Telegraph -- is 30 minutes away by car. It has a selection of boutique shops, cafés and restaurants.
The Georgian city of Bath, and Stonehenge, are both an hour's drive away, while Highclere Castle, a country house in Jacobethan style set in parkland designed by Capability Brown -- and the filming location of "Downton Abbey" -- is a 35-minute drive away.
Avebury Stone Circle, a Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles, is less than 20 minutes' drive away
The 260-acre Lydiard Park is also 20 minutes' drive from the hotel. Lydiard House -- a striking Grade I-listed Palladian house -- is the beating heart of the park and is open Wednesday-Sunday from 11am-4pm.
Cotswold Water Park, an area of 40 square miles with more than 150 lakes that is ideal for walking, cycling, angling and a variety of watersports, is 25 minutes' drive away.
The hotel's Tempus Restaurant offers à la carte and set-menu dining, and the Tempus Bar serves drinks and lighter meals. All guests get free use of the health club, which has a gym, a pool, a sauna and a steam room. Child swimming times are 1-3pm during local school holidays and on bank holidays, 8am-8pm Saturday and Sunday.
Standard bedrooms measure 18 square metres and have free Wi-Fi.
- Infant cots / cribs
- Newspaper / magazines
- Fitness classes
- Gym / fitness center
- Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
- Indoor pool
- Sauna / Steam Room
- Tennis courts
- Extra beds (fees apply)
- 100% smoke-free
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-in / checkout
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Room service (limited hours)
- Business center
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Sitting area
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Bathtub or shower
- Complimentary parking
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible meeting room
- Accessible parking
- Accessible pool area
- Accessible restaurant
- ADA compliant rooms
- Facilities for guests with special needs
- Roll-in shower
- Wheelchair accessible
Standard Time is 2pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests:
Extra guest charges will apply as follows: £10 per night for children aged 3 and under, £15 per night for older children aged up to 11. This includes breakfast.
Extra beds are not available for older children and adults and Infant's cot/scribs & Extra beds are on request and must be requested upon booking.
Supplements are not included automatically in the total price and will be charged directly by the hotel. See room descriptions and rate policies for information about room occupancy and prices.
Pets: Pets are allowed on request: £10 per pet, per night.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
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