axeKool Guitars of Cheltenham


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We are now open as of Monday 11th May 2020.
We have in place the latest government guidelines for Covid-19 and social distancing.

Welcome to axeKool Guitars of Cheltenham

We are specialists in Guitar Repairs, Guitar Setups and Guitar Upgrades.

Located near Shurdington Road, Cheltenham and with over 25 years experience in guitar repairs, setups and upgrades, we have gained a vast knowledge of most guitar brands, guitar models and types of custom builds. axekool guitars is a family run business, which means your guitar will receive the very best care and personal attention with all work carried out to the highest level in our dedicated workshop.

Our prices are cheaper then the local guitar shops and we offer a quick turn around if you need your guitar urgently for a rehearsal or gig. Please read our customer reviews and see some of our recent guitar work in our portfolio. We also repair and setup Mandolins, Banjos and Ukuleles

We offer free friendly help and advice on all your guitar repairs, setups and upgrade requirements. Our fully equipped guitar workshop is located near Shurdington Road, on the outskirts of Cheltenham. It can be easily accessible from junction 11A on the M5 / A417, or we are very near the local bus route of the number 10 Stagecoach service.

The Guitar Workshop opening hours are 8am – 8pm Monday – Saturday
You are welcome to drop off or collect your guitar(s) early morning or late evening.
For more information on our guitar services, please call 07483 167155 or email us.

Guitar Repairs

Electrical Repairs, General Repairs, Damage & Cleaning / Polishing

Guitar Setups

Complete Setups, Action Adjustment, Intonation & Tuning.

Guitar Upgrades

Complete Upgrades, Customisation, Refinishing & Restoration.

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Our Portfolio

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Guitar Showcase & Guitar Blog

Gretsch Billy Bo Jupiter Thunderbird

Solidbody / Production 2005 to current day. Bo Diddley made his mark in rock n roll history in 1955 with his rhumba rock beat that supported his hit track "Bo Diddley" and along with his rectangular guitar Gretsch made for him in 1958. This guitar model later became...

Gibson EDS-1275

Solidbody / Production 1962 to 1967 / 1977 - Current day.  Gibson started making Hawaiian doublneck guitars as far back as 1937, within two years of the Gibson's first electric models, but the concept did not really take off until the 1950's....

Fender Eric Clapton Stratocaster

Solidbody / Production 1988 to current day.  Eric Clapton gained his fame in the early 1960's playing a Gibson Les Paul and plugging it into a Marshall amp as a member of the legendary band Cream. He did start out on a Fender Telecaster with...


Solidbody / Production 1985 to current day. Worrying about his health and his ability to run the |Fender guitar company, Leo Fender decided to sell and sold the company to CBS in 1965 and then proceeded to advance and refine the electric...

Gretsch Nashville Double Neck G6120-6/12

Hollowbody / Production 1997 - current day. Gretsch did not go straight into the double guitar market with Gibson in the 1960's or with Rickenbacker in the 1970's, but if Gretsch had jumped on board then, it might have looked like this...

“I wanted to connect my guitar to human emotions” B.B. King

axeKool guitars is a completely independent business and is not affiliated with any other companies in any way.
axeKool guitars is not affiliated with any artist or band.

Guitar Repairs Cheltenham, Cheltenham Luthier, Luthier Gloucester. We cover all of Gloucestershire, incliuding: Cheltenham, Cinderford, Cirencester, Dursley, Lydney, Guitar Repairs Gloucester, Minchinhampton, Nailsworth, Painswick, Stroud, Tewkesbury, Winchcombe