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Rousham House [Garden]

Rousham, The Dower House, Rousham, Bicester

Rousham House, Rousham, Bicester, Oxfordshire

One of England's finest gardens, Rousham House garden was first designed in 1738 by William Kent and represents the initial phase of English landscape design. One of the few gardens to have escaped alteration over the years. Original features... more

Didcot Railway Centre [Attraction / Activity]

Didcot

Didcot Railway Centre, Didcot, Oxfordshire

Didcot Railway Centre is home to a collection of over twenty Great Western Railway steam locomotives based in the original engine shed or under restoration in the locomotive works, together with Great Western carriages and wagons. There is a typical... more

Chastleton House [Historic House]

Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh

Chastleton House, Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh, Oxfordshire


Step back in time at Chastleton House Chastleton House is one of England´s finest and most complete Jacobean houses filled with a mixture of rare and everyday objects - furniture and textiles collected since its completion in 1612,... more

Blenheim Palace [Historic House]

Woodstock, Oxford

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Spend an inspiring day exploring a national treasure. Receive a warm welcome into the home of the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Wonder at this masterpiece of 18th century baroque architecture.... more

Heythrop Park Resort Health & Leisure, Enstone, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Heythrop Park was built in the early 18th Century and oozes historic charm. Designed by Thomas Archer you will observe many Roman inspired features and this building is brilliantly appointed, taking full advantage of the stunning panoramic views. The... more

Buscot Park [Historic House]

Estate Office, Faringdon

Buscot Park, Estate Office, Faringdon, Oxfordshire


Discover, Buscot Park, a magnificent stately mansion and intimate family home The home of Lord Faringdon, 18th century Buscot Park in Oxfordshire is one of those glorious English country estates that whisk you back through the... more

Oxford Ghost Tours [Attraction / Activity]

Broad Street, Oxford

Oxford Ghost Tours, Broad Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Oxford’s streets have played host to agony and horror, torment and terror. Morbid phantoms of the past stalk shadowy recesses in colleges, condemned to rehearse their lamentable ordeals for all time. The ‘Dreaming Spires’ is a place of nightmares. ... more

Walking Tour Of Oxford University [Attraction / Activity]

Broad Street, Oxford

Walking Tour Of Oxford University, Broad Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

On the Walking Tour of Oxford University, your guide will show you the very best of Oxford. The famous university city can conveniently be explored on foot, giving access to many places from which powered transport is excluded. The tours last... more

Farmer Gow´s [Attraction / Activity]

Fernham Road, Longcot, Faringdon

Farmer Gow´s, Fernham Road, Faringdon, Oxfordshire

Farmer Gow´s, the much loved open farm in Oxfordshire, looks forward to welcoming you. Friendly, fun and a real ´hands on´ experience, Farmer Gow´s is a great place for a family day out. The farm´s speciality is its ´Meet the Animals´, held daily at... more

Frilford Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Abingdon

Frilford Heath Golf Club, Abingdon, Oxfordshire

One of the few clubs to boast 54 holes of a high standard, Frilford Heath has two courses of classic heathland and a third course which a links feel. The front nine of the main course are particularly challenging with the best sequence the fifth to... more

Greys Court [Historic House]

Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames

Greys Court, Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire


Discover the beautiful Greys Court and surrounding gardens Greys Court is a picturesque 14th century house that was much added to, with one surviving tower dating from 1347. It has been the home of the Brunner family since the... more

The Forest of Wellbeing [Spa]

Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa, Chesterton, Bicester

The Forest of Wellbeing, Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa, Bicester, Oxfordshire

The Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa sits in 134 acres of stunning countryside with tranquil gardens and an 18 hole golf course. This honey coloured Cotswold stone building is one of the finest residential hospitality venues in Oxfordshire and the... more

Buscot Park [Garden]

Estate Office, Faringdon

Buscot Park, Estate Office, Faringdon, Oxfordshire


Discover, Buscot Park, a magnificent stately mansion and intimate family home Part owed by the National Trust and part owned by Lord Faringdon, Buscot House in Oxfordshire has fabulous grounds to explore across the seasons. The... more

Blenheim Palace & Gardens [Garden]

Woodstock, Woodstock, Oxford

Blenheim Palace & Gardens, Woodstock, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Blenheim Palace gardens (one of the Winners of the Historic Houses Association/Christies Garden of the Year Award 2008)are one of the great 18th century parks landscaped by `Capability´ Brown including the largest lake he ever devised. The Secret... more

Literary Tour of Oxford [Attraction / Activity]

Oxford

Literary Tour of Oxford, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Oxford’s magic has inspired generations of creative writers, some of them internationally famous, like J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis, others known to a more restricted but discerning readership, like Philip Larkin and Beerbohm himself. The... more

Kelmscott Manor [Historic House]

Kelmscott, Lechlade

Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott, Lechlade, Oxfordshire

Kelmscott Manor is a Grade I listed Tudor farmhouse adjacent to the River Thames, dating from 1570 and situated on the edge of the village of Kelmscott, near Lechlade. William Morris (designer, writer and socialist) chose it as his summer home,... more

Tadmarton Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Wigginton, Banbury

Tadmarton Heath Golf Club, Wigginton, Banbury, Oxfordshire

Tadmarton may be considered short at under 6,000 yards but while the first nine holes are fairly open, the second nine are not with narrow fairways and plenty of gorse. That's not to say you can spray it around on the front, accurate second shots are... more

Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa [Golf Course]

Chesterton, Bicester

Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa, Chesterton, Bicester, Oxfordshire

The golf course at the Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa was built in 1973, formerly named the Chesterton Golf Club. Complemented by 11 lakes strategically placed around the course, providing a challenge to every kind of player in the golf world. There... more

Stonor Park [Historic House]

Stonor, Henley-on-Thames

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Stonor Park has been the historic family home of the Stonor family, for over 850 years - making it one of the oldest family homes still lived in today. When you visit, you will see why. The historic building and sweeping grounds are breath... more

Visit Oxford Tours [Attraction / Activity]

Meet guide OUTSIDE 15 Broad street, Meet guide wearing red lanyard outside Visitor Info centre, Oxford

Visit Oxford Tours, Meet guide OUTSIDE 15 Broad street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

If you are visiting Oxford, experience this historic city with the unique & memorable guided walking & bike tours. Experience themed tours with costumed guides like Mad Hatter & Alice, Mr Darcy & Shakespearean characters. They also offer bicycle... more

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens [Attraction / Activity]

Bradwell Grove, Burford

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Bradwell Grove, Burford, Oxfordshire

Closer to Wildlife! Enjoy a relaxing day out in beautiful surrounding at the Cotswold Wildlife Park, with over 260 animal species in 160 acres of spacious Parkland. Stroll up our New Giraffe Walkway and get eye-to-eye with these amazing creatures.... more

The Oxfordshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

The Oxfordshire, Rycote Lane, Milton Common, Thame

The Oxfordshire Golf Club, The Oxfordshire, Thame, Oxfordshire

American architect Rees Jones created The Oxfordshire which opened in 1993 and reflects an American style. The feature hole, a downhill par five dogleg right to left 17th curving around a huge lake to a miniscule green, is a classic case. A course... more

Blenheim Palace [Attraction / Activity]

Woodstock, Oxford

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Spend an inspiring day exploring a national treasure Receive a warm welcome into the home of the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Wonder at this masterpiece of 18th century baroque architecture.... more

Heythrop Park Resort Golf [Golf Course]

Enstone, Oxford

Heythrop Park Resort Golf, Enstone, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Heythrop Park Resort Golf is destined to become one of the finest new courses in the UK. The club is limiting the membership of the club to just 400 exclusive members. The stunning course meanders through ancient woodland, lakes and streams and is... more

Greys Court [Garden]

Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames

Greys Court, Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire


Discover the beautiful Greys Court and surrounding gardens Greys Court is a picturesque house mainly Tudor in style set in a beautiful courtyard. A series of walled gardens are set out as outdoor rooms with a fine collection of old... more

The Spa at The Randolph [Spa]

Beaumont Street, Oxford

The Spa at The Randolph, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Everyone needs to indulge themselves from time to time, which is why The Spa at The Randolph is such a happy find. This Oxford-based landmark, a host to prime ministers and presidents down the years, has a luxurious spa to match its stylish hotel... more

Claydon House and Gardens [Historic House]

The Estate Office, The Claydon Estate, Middle Claydon, Buckingham

Claydon House and Gardens, The Estate Office, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

Claydon House is an unexpected jewel nestled within peaceful parkland and beautiful gardens. A rich treasure trove with a fascinating history, just waiting to be explored. The house today stands as a shadow of its noble owners’ ambitions. A grand... more

Stonor Park [Historic House]

Stonor, Henley-on-Thames

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Stonor Park has been the historic family home of the Stonor family, for over 850 years - making it one of the oldest family homes still lived in today. When you visit, you will see why. The historic building and sweeping grounds are breath... more

Hartwell House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa [Spa]

Oxford Road, Aylesbury

Hartwell House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, Oxford Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

The Hartwell Spa is situated just 100 yards from the hotel and has become an integral part of a relaxing stay at this popular country hotel. Swim in the warm clear water of the inviting pool, lined with blue mosaic tiles or relax in the steam room,... more

Basildon Park [Historic House]

Lower Basildon, Reading

Basildon Park, Lower Basildon, Reading, Berkshire


Discover the life and times of a beautiful Berkshire Mansion This Berkshire Palladian mansion was rescued from ruin by Lord and Lady Illife back in 1952 who set about restoring it and scouring the country for 18th century artworks... more

Greys Court [Historic House]

Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames

Greys Court, Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire


Discover the beautiful Greys Court and surrounding gardens Greys Court is a picturesque 14th century house that was much added to, with one surviving tower dating from 1347. It has been the home of the Brunner family since the... more

Greys Court [Garden]

Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames

Greys Court, Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire


Discover the beautiful Greys Court and surrounding gardens Greys Court is a picturesque house mainly Tudor in style set in a beautiful courtyard. A series of walled gardens are set out as outdoor rooms with a fine collection of old... more

Tadmarton Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Wigginton, Banbury

Tadmarton Heath Golf Club, Wigginton, Banbury, Oxfordshire

Tadmarton may be considered short at under 6,000 yards but while the first nine holes are fairly open, the second nine are not with narrow fairways and plenty of gorse. That's not to say you can spray it around on the front, accurate second shots are... more

Mapledurham House & Watermill [Historic House]

Mapledurham, Reading

Mapledurham House & Watermill, Mapledurham, Reading, Berkshire

Historic home of the Blount family for over 500 years, Mapledurham House is a beautiful Elizabethan mansion. The house contains a fine collection of paintings, portraits, original ceilings and great oak staircases. The beautiful private family... more

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill [Historic House]

West Wycombe

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill, West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Discover the fantastic West Wycombe Park The house at West Wycombe Park is among the most theatrical and Italianate in England, its facades formed as classical temples. It is the home of the Hell-Fire Club and was created by Sir... more

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill [Garden]

West Wycombe

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill, West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Discover the fantastic West Wycombe Park West Wycombe Park and gardens were created by Sir Frances Dashwood, founder of the Dilettanti Society in the mid-18th century. New fieldwork has produced evidence of a number of important... more

Stowe [Garden]

Buckingham

Stowe, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire


Explore the beautiful landscape gardens of Stowe Stowe Landscape Gardens is an extraordinary, living, breathing work of art. With its ornamental lakes, glorious open spaces, wooded valleys and adorned with over 40 monument temples in... more

Chastleton House [Historic House]

Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh

Chastleton House, Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh, Oxfordshire


Step back in time at Chastleton House Chastleton House is one of England´s finest and most complete Jacobean houses filled with a mixture of rare and everyday objects - furniture and textiles collected since its completion in 1612,... more

Englefield House [Garden]

Englefield, Theale, Reading

Englefield House, Englefield, Reading, Berkshire

This 9 acre garden at Englefield House falls from the woodland area with magnolia, rhododendron, azalea, acer, camellia and many other species. Below are the two terraces enclosed in grey stone balustrades, built in 1860 with wide staircases, mixed... more

Hughenden [Historic House]

High Wycombe

Hughenden, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Discover the beautiful world of Hughenden Hughenden Manor was the home of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli from 1848 until his death in 1881. Most of his furniture, pictures and books remain here, his private retreat from... more

Hughenden [Garden]

High Wycombe

Hughenden, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Explore the beautifully renovated gardens at Hughenden Hughenden Manor garden is re-created from the colourful 1860s designs of Benjamin Disraeli´s wife, Mary Anne, used as his private retreat from the rigours of parliamentary life... more

Donnington Valley Hotel [Spa]

Old Oxford Road, Newbury

Donnington Valley Hotel, Old Oxford Road, Newbury, Berkshire

Donnington Valley Spa is the perfect lifestyle destination, a privately owned country retreat in the heart of Berkshire. Take time out in our sanctuary as we welcome you with a drink of your choice accompanied by a light breakfast, before we... more

Donnington Valley Hotel [Golf Course]

Old Oxford Road, Newbury

Donnington Valley Hotel, Old Oxford Road, Newbury, Berkshire

Donnington Valley Golf is a parkland course is set in beautiful rolling countryside with a challenging 6353 yards, 18 hole, par 71 from the back tees. Although some of the holes are quite forgiving the closing four holes are regarded as one of the... more

Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection [Museum / Art Gallery]

The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water

Cotswold Motoring Museum & Toy Collection, The Old Mill, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire

Sitting in possibly one of the prettiest villages in England – Bourton-on-the-Water – The Cotswold Motoring Museum and Toy Collection is stuffed to the gills with every conceivable type of car both life-size and toy-size. Wander through the museum’s... more

Shaw House [Historic House]

Church Road, Shaw, Newbury

Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury, Berkshire


Discover the facinating Shaw house, West Berkshire Shaw House was built in 1581 by Newbury clothier Thomas Dolman. This fine Elizabethan building has enjoyed a colourful past from a Duke’s country retreat to a school. It was... more

Shaw House [Museum / Art Gallery]

Church Road, Shaw, Newbury

Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury, Berkshire


Discover the fascinating Shaw house, West Berkshire Shaw House was built in 1581 by Newbury clothier Thomas Dolman. This fine Elizabethan building has enjoyed a colourful past from a Duke’s country retreat to a school. It was... more

The Vineyard [Spa]

stockcross, Newbury

The Vineyard, stockcross, Newbury, Berkshire

The Vineyard Spa is a luxury 5 Bubbles Spa that is situated in Newbury, Berkshire. About an hour from London, it’s the perfect location to escape the city for a relaxing spa day or get away. From the moment you slip into your fluffy robe and... more

Newbury Racecourse PLC [Attraction / Activity]

Newbury

Newbury Racecourse PLC, Newbury, Berkshire

Perhaps the biggest testament to how good a racecourse Newbury is comes with the news that it has been voted Racecourse of the Year five times in a row – no other has come close to matching that accolade. The key to Newbury’s popularity is that it... more

Silverstone [Attraction / Activity]

Silverstone Circuit, Towcester

Silverstone, Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire

For more than 60 years Silverstone has carved its mark as one of the leading motorsport venues, creating a powerful heritage around the world. Internationally renowned as the host of world class events, Silverstone is also famed for its exhilarating... more

The Day Spa & Leisure Club [Spa]

Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Whittlebury, Towcester

The Day Spa & Leisure Club, Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Towcester, Northamptonshire

Not many spas in Britain can lay claim to a wellbeing experience as sophisticated and well rounded as the Day Spa at Whittlebury Hall. Set in rural Northamptonshire, this Georgian stately house is home to an expansive spa that promises to hit all the... more

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