Located at the head of the beautiful Evenlode Valley (and on a direct rail link from London), Moreton in Marsh is a thriving market town, dating back 1000 years to the Saxon era.
Its broad High Street is lined with elegant 17th and 18th Century buildings, among them the White Hart Royal, a former manor house in which King Charles I sheltered during the Civil War.
Moreton in Marsh accommodation is varied with something for everyone, whatever your needs. Moreton in Marsh hotels, bed and breakfast mostly dominate the accommodation here along the town’s High Street and a Moreton in Marsh B&B in particular proves to be a popular choice amongst visitors as it provides access to walks around the area.
Every Tuesday Moreton-in-Marsh hosts the largest open-air street market in the Cotswolds. It is also the venue for a successful one-day agricultural show held on the first Saturday in September.
Will pick up residents from Moreton in Marsh Station for £10
Useful Tip: It’s a 45 minute walk to the Coach & Horses pub from the Moreton caravan site.
Moreton Show – The Countryside In A Day:
1st Saturday of September.
Moreton Show, in the heart of the Cotswolds, is a celebration of all that’s great about the British countryside. It’s a fabulous family day out, of farming, food, fashion and fun.
Some of the finest livestock in land are on parade – cattle, sheep, pigs poultry and goats. In the National Show of Poll Hereford Cattle, see the pampered prime beef with their glossy coats groomed with hairdryers and the fabulous feathers of our champion chickens.
Moreton hosts the National Show for our lovely Cotswold Sheep and horses and riders compete for places at the prestigious Horse of the Year Show.