Talton Lodge, Newbold-on-Stour, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 8UB

This is Shakespeare country, on the edge of the Cotswolds. 1 hour from Birmingham, 2 from Central London. Nearest train stations are Moreton-in-Marsh from London Paddington, Stratford-Upon-Avon from London Marylebone and Birmingham. Local buses run regularly from Stratford and our bus-stop is at the turning to Talton Mill farm shop on the A3400. Local tourist hot spots are Warwick Castle, Kiftsgate, Hidcote, Compton Verney, Chipping Campden as well as Stratford itself.

For a location map for Talton Lodge click here.


Within either walking or cycling distance

Canoeing and cycling are best pre-booked. If you leave the car at home you can borrow our cycles for free.

The theatres at Stratford and the historic town with Mary Arden's house and Ann Hathaway's cottage.

Chipping Campden and Broadway with art galleries, historic sites, eateries and even John Dover’s 400 year old Olimpik Games.

Hidcote Gardens & Manor - well known gardens renowned for being divided into separated garden areas divided by hedges and walls with long vistas like corridors and hidden areas you come across serendipity.

Kiftsgate Court Gardens with a dramatic view and steep hillside landscape are beautiful.

The Stour Gallery in Shipston with some brilliant work by well known contemporary artists from across the UK.

Several good local pubs with food, wine, beer and gardens in the village and nearby:

The White Hart - 5 minutes walk.
The Bell at Alderminster - A longer walk.
The Fuzzy Duck Inn - 5 minutes cycle ride away.
The Howard Arms (Ilmington)- 20 minutes cycling.
The George Bar and Restaurant - 20 minutes cycling.
The Plough Inn - Stretton-on-Fosse
The Ebrington Arms - Ebrington, 40 minutes cycling.


A long bike ride, bus or short drive away

Warwick Castle has waxworks, archery demonstrations and mock battles in large grounds and a castle that takes some exploring from ramparts inwards.

Galleries in Chipping Campden.

Sezincote, Stow, Batsford arboretum and the rest of The Cotswolds.

Whichford Pottery which has our favourite cafe, The Straw Kitchen.

Great farm shops - Vegetable Matters and Lower Clopton, or if you're after something extra fancy Daylesford Farm Shop.

Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park


Under an hour away

Chedworth Roman Villa, Blenheim Palace and Cheltenham Racecourse.


What people say they like most about us:

  • Great value for money because we are a family business.
  • There is a unique, personal atmosphere (non-corporate feel). See our photos and testimonials on facebook and on these web pages.
  • It’s informal, we are known for a relaxed yet professional approach. 
  • Meeting facilities - We have all you need; projectors, Wifi, etc. 
  • Food & drink matter a lot - One owner is a chef who trained under great chefs so food & wine are core.  See our seasonal menus and details on food & wine.
  • Unique activities - Sausage making to potters wheel, golf buggy challenge, clay pigeon, treasure hunt, summer games circuit, bushcraft.
  • Attentive, flexible and knowledgeable staff.
  • Luxurious as well as fun accommodation.
  • Talton Lodge is like your private festival venue and Talton House is like your private clubhouse. Take your pick or do both.
  • Location - 1.45hrs from West London. 45 mins from Birmingham, Whitley & Solihull and 20 mins from Gaydon.
  • Extensive private grounds.
Contact us on 07962 273417 or email us at info@taltonlodge.co.uk
Talton House & Lodge