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4 Stars Self Assessed Hoteleviivo gold award 2010 - finalist
The Jolly Tar is located in the quiet village of Hannington, within a 5 minute drive to the local market town of Highworth, or 10 minute drive to Swindon. We are located within easy access of the M4 and the gateway to the Cotswolds.
    Nearby Points of Interest
  • Swindon Steam Museum (5 mi)
  • A very popular Museum for everyone, not just train enthusiasts.
  • Cirencester (8 mi)
  • A typical Cotswold and Roman Market Town that has lots of Boutique Style Shops, Coffee Houses and Restaurants. The Corinium Roman Museum is also in Cirencester and Chedworth Roman Villa is also near by.
  • Marlborough (15 mi)
  • Another market town offering Boutique Style Shops and Coffee houses. The High Street in Marlborough also boasts to be the widest High Street in England. The Town is close to the Vale of White Horse and is en-route to StoneHenge or Avebury.
  • The Cotswolds (5 mi)
  • Visit any of the typical Cotswolds towns in the area from Burford, Lechlade, Bourton-on-the-Water, Chipping Campden, Stow-on-the-Wold the list is endless and all within an easy car journey away.
  • Nearby Activities
  • Cotswold Water Park & Lakes (8 mi)
  • Located at Ashton Keynes there are lots of activities on offer for the water enthusiast
  • Local Events
  • International Air Tattoo (5 mi)
  • RAF Fairford host the International Air Tattoo every July
  • Local Amenities
  • Supermarket (5 mi)
  • There is a Coop situated in Highworth 5 minutes drive from village
  • Banks (5 mi)
  • Lloyds and Nat West have branches in Highworth both offering cash points.
  • Doctors (5 mi)
  • Located in Highworth
  • Dentist (5 mi)
  • Private Practice located in Highworth
  • Pharmacy (5 mi)
  • Located in Highworth
M4 jct 15
(10.0mi, 16.1km)

M4 jct 15 follow signs for A419 Cirencester. On A419 follow the sign for Blunsdon/Highworth B4019. On the B4019 take a left hand turn at the Freke Arms Pub and follow sign for Hannington. The Jolly Tar is situated in the middle of the village. There is also a brown tourist sign for the Jolly Tar along the B4019.

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Overall rating: 4.9 out of 5
 One night as we where walking the Thames Path. 
Ian / Sep 18
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