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With its busy town and peaceful countryside, Cheltenham is very popular for retirees and there are a lot of retirement properties in Cheltenham to choose from.
Cheltenham, known as the cultural centre for the Cotswolds and referred to as Cheltenham Spa is a quaint town in Gloucestershire in the West region of England.
Read on to find out more about the area, or skip to the bottom of the page to browse properties currently on the market.
Cheltenham is famously known for its racecourse in Prestburys Park, which is home to many Grade I horse races including the Cheltenham Gold Cup. It also has lots to do, with its many theatres and museums, restaurants and cafes.
There are a variety of clubs and activities for older people to join in Cheltenham. Gransnet Local in Cheltenham have set up a social network that provides lots of information on different activities, from knitting clubs to choir clubs. In addition, Age UK Gloucestershire offers a range of services, clubs and activities for older people, including help with housework, day care services, befriending services and choir clubs.
It’s easy to get in and around Cheltenham by bus or train and the town is located next to the M5. It’s also lucky to have its own airport offering daily scheduled flights to the Isle of Man.
Cheltenham council’s website provides information on bus and train timetables, taxi services, and information about community transport for people who do not have access to buses.
The council have also set up a ‘Shopmobility’ service for people of all ages who have difficulties with mobility. This is where people can hire a mobility scooter to help them get around the shops in the town centre.
There’s also a park and ride into town, so you can park your car and you don’t have to worry about navigating your way around a busy town.