We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cotswold Gateway Hotel

Cheltenham Road, Burford OX18 4HX, England
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cotswold Gateway Hotel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Cotswold Gateway Hotel
Write a Review

252 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    162
    63
    20
    7
    0
See reviews for
54
108
5
15
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (66)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (252)
  • Mar-May only
    (64)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (81)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (59)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (48)
All months
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had our Christmas meal last week and the food was fantastic. The staff are polite and hardworking. The rooms are spotlessly clean and we even take our puppy to stay and she is allowed in the bar. This hotel is worth every penny and a must for all travelers we wouldn't stay anywhere else.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wales
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
24 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't stay here, but ate in the bar twice during our stay in Burford. Friendly staff and service. Excellent food. Would reccomend as a place to stay or for eating. Very convenient to walk into town if staying here.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a regular guest at the Gateway and would highly recommend this hotel to anyone. Andy and Julia , the owners, have created a very relaxed, warm welcoming establishment. The bar staff are very attentive and will cater for your every whim. You will not be disappointed with your stay at the Burford Gateway

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Herefordshire
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
33 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hotel that exceeds expectations. They have a new(ish) chef who has a wonderfully light touch with a very diverse menu, and who has presentation down to a fine art, that of food which is for eating, not meeting some visual benchmark from the Royal Academy! The bar area is warm and comfortable, amongst the many offerings we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful friendly and warm atmosphere hotel in a superb location. Great food, bar and parking facilities too. Dog friendly. Burford, where the hotel is located, is quaint, lovely shops and pubs. There are good walks from the hotel too, including a good 5.3 mile circular walk.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Chester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
18 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was so out of date it was like stepping into the 1960's. The bedrooms and bathrooms desperately need updating. We couldn't shut our very inferior built in wardrobe folding door. I caught my trousers on a nail on the inside of the bathroom door and the tiling and fittings in our bathroom were extremely tiried. However, the staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for one night, on the way back home from a trip to the north of England. The hotel was very nice with a very busy bar area. The room we had was in the annex, as the main building was fully booked. It was warm and clean with all the things you need, and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cheshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our extended family held its annual October get-together for the 8th year at The Cotswold Gateway and the experience was as sociable and comfortable as usual.Staff are accommodating and attentive ,the dinner menu was varied enough to satisfy 19 of us and the breakfast : brilliant . Particular thanks to Steve and his busy colleagues for retrieving and so promptly... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Partridge Green, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I had a 3-night stay here and was very comfortable. It's a lovely hotel - full of Cotswold charm. It's independently run, so you don't get the feeling of "corporate policies" at all. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The room was very clean, if a tad on the small side - I do think two people might... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, UK
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
78 hotel reviews
233 helpful votes 233 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Take a lovely Cotswold village. Add a characterful hotel, with modern room conveniences. Add a comfortable bed that invited sleep. Add a good evening meal, with quality and quantity. Add a great choice of breakfast buffet. Add a staff who were friendly, respectful and utterly efficient. Result. Perfection. OK, so the bath and shower pressure were a bit low -... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Cotswold Gateway Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Cotswold Gateway Hotel

Address: Cheltenham Road, Burford OX18 4HX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cotswolds > Burford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 20
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Cotswold Gateway Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Burford
#3 Business Hotel in Burford
#3 Romantic Hotel in Burford

21 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (18)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (4)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay