St James Mews is ideally located for enjoying outdoor pursuits in the nearby Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, covering over 800 square miles of countryside across five counties. Nearer to home, golf fans are served by Cotswold Edge Golf Club, around 10 minutes’ drive from the development and offering an 18-hole championship golf course with picturesque views of the South Gloucestershire countryside.
Wotton-under-Edge presents several leisure facilities, including a well-equipped sports centre and an outdoor, heated swimming pool, complete with a retractable enclosure for cold weather. It also boasts one of the oldest cinemas in the UK, Wotton Electric Picture House, an independent cinema which shows a selection of commercial and arthouse films.
Bristol and Gloucester offer a wealth of leisure and entertainment facilities for visitors of all ages. Bristol is well-known for its maritime history and boasts a range of cultural attractions including Brunel SS Great Britain, a 19th-century passenger steamship, docked in Bristol Harbour.
Gloucester’s monuments and museums include Gloucester Cathedral and The National Waterways Museum, with the latter based on Gloucester Docks. This popular port presents several attractions, including cruises down the River Severn or Gloucester Canal.