Luxury Cotswold escapes


Hey you,

…welcome to Hillside Hangouts at Farncombe. A place where groups can chill out, splash out, pig out, get out and hang out in the Cotswolds.

Our portfolio of self-catered houses, The Hoot and The Nook, make the perfect party pads to relax with friends and family for celebrations and group getaways.

Located just outside of the village of Broadway, our Hangouts make the perfect base for getting out and exploring all that the Cotswolds has to offer.

We’re ready to hang out, are you?

Hillside Hangout Exterior - The Hoot

The Nook

Family reunions, parties with pals, girl and boy breaks or just a weekend away with your nearest and dearest our hangouts are the perfect place to escape and chill.

The Nook is perfect for groups of up to 8 guests (6 adults and 2 children). Originally a private home for the local farmer, this three bedroom luxury self-catered home is an ideal escape. With far-reaching views across farmland and Cotswold vistas, The Nook, is home to a stylish lounge, a music room, a state of the art kitchen and dining space and outdoor terrace with its own BBQ and that all important private hot tub.

Hillside Hangout Exterior - The Hoot


Originally a private family home, Elsker is an eight bedroom luxury self-catering home, making it the perfect backdrop for any celebration or occasion with family and friends. An ideal escape for groups of up to 16 guests (14 adults and 2 children). And no need for a dog-sitter – all of our Hilside Hangouts are dog-friendly too.

Elsker comes with state-of-the-art kitchen and dining space, stylish lounge, boot room, games room, stunning gardens and grounds, private heated swimmming pool and terrace with outdoor bar and BBQ.

Hillside Hangout Exterior - The Hoot

The Hoot

Looking to throw an even bigger bash (we like your style!)? The Hoot is perfect for groups of up to 15 guests (11 adults and 4 children). With seven stunning bedrooms, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to crashing out.

Like, The Nook, it’s kitted out with all the mod-cons and top-notch toys, including a state-of-the-art kitchen, vinyl area and private terrace complete with BBQ and hot tub.

Hangout Hampers

Say goodbye to stuffy menus and strict dress codes and say hello to food and drink that’s made for enjoying with family and friends. Our range of Hangout Hampers offer fresh produce delivered to your door for perfect family meals around the kitchen table, or pizza and popcorn by the fire with a good movie.

Hillside Hangout guests can also taste what our sister-hotels’ restaurants have to offer from a seafood-inspired menu in Hook at The Fish Hotel to faff-free fantastic food in The Potting Shed at Dormy House.

Hillside Hangout Exterior - The Hoot

Adventure Out

Your next adventure awaits…

With 400-acres of rolling Cotswold hillside, Farncombe Estate, home of our Hillside Hangouts is the perfect backdrop for it’s brand new range of Adventures. From axe throwing and clay pigeon shooting to falconry and yoga, Farncombe Adventures offers guests a whole host of activities to enjoy during their stay.

Hangout at our sister hotels

Dormy House

Farmhouse chic

Dormy House hotel and Spa is the perfect rural retreat perched above the village of Broadway in the heart of the Cotswolds. Think cosy corners, log fires, great gourmet grub and a soothing spa.

Foxhill Manor

Like home but better

Foxhill Manor is all about home comforts. That’s if home comforts are beautiful bedrooms, stunning views and a concept that means that you can do what you want, when you want. A stay at the Manor is like staying with great friends, with great taste, who have thought of everything.

The Fish Hotel

Get back to nature

The Fish is Farncombe Estate’s back-to-nature bolthole. The perfect retreat for couples, groups, families and dog-friendly breaks. It’s a gateway to a world of relaxation and outdoor adventure.