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Oxfordshire Holiday Cottages

Oxfordshire Holiday Cottages

Oxfordshire is arguably one of the most stunning and varied of the English counties. Situated in the south east, Oxfordshire possesses a strong historical significance, being the home of one of our most eminent universities and a gravitas that you're hard-pressed to find elsewhere.

The county that gave the world Winston Churchill, Alfred the Great, Jacqueline du Pre and PD James offers holiday-makers many activities, landmarks and places to visit – almost too much to see in just one break.

Oxford itself – 'the city of dreaming spires', as poet Matthew Arnold romantically put it – is beautiful with its covered indoor market, creamy-bricked buildings, punting on the river and vibrant night life. You can take in the view from the top of one of these spires or simply enjoy a walking tour of the city if heights aren’t an option. You can’t come to Oxford without visiting one of the famous colleges and most are open to the public, free of charge.

Oxfordshire boasts many literary connections: JRR Tolkien, CS Lewis, Agatha Christie and Lewis Carroll all lived and/or studied in the county. It also features in many films and masquerades as the fictional Midsomer – why not try and spot your favourite film locations?

For a trip into the past, the 18th Century Blenheim Palace makes a wonderful day trip. Birthplace of Winston Churchill, the palace is located within 2,000 acres of garden and is a World Heritage Site. Going further back in time, the 15th Century Broughton Castle played an important role in the Battle of Edgehill and today exhibits an impressive collection of armour.

If a spot of shopping is what you need to drag you back to the present, then Bicester Village is the place to head. As an outlet centre, savvy shoppers can find bargains with designer labels and then pop to the nearby Michelin-starred restaurants for some much-needed sustenance.

Food and drink is something taken very seriously by those in Oxfordshire, whether it’s the White Horse in Banbury or the Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons in Great Milton, all tastes and budgets are catered for. That is, of course, if you want a day off from cooking in your holiday cottage.

Those seeking more active occupations might like Oxford's Ice Rink, a walk around Shotover Country Park or kayaking along the canal. Alternatively, the Chilterns – an Area of Outstanding Beauty - are nearby, offering miles of open space to be walked, hiked, cycled or run.

Ultimately, Oxfordshire provides a fantastic base for your holiday, whether you want pure relaxation or an adrenalin rush. Your only tough decision will be choosing precisely where to stay!

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13 unique, luxury and hand-picked holiday homes in Oxfordshire

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Coach House (Oxfordshire) Woodstock, Oxfordshire
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Coach House (Oxfordshire) Coach House (Oxfordshire)
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From £327
This delightful first floor accommodation is located just outside beautiful Woodstock in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds and just a 5 minute drive to Blenheim Palace and Woodstock itself, a World Heritage Site and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Woodstock is a charming and busy town, filled with a huge variety of restaurants, gorgeous traditional English pubs and plenty of shops.
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Ref: CO294
10% DISCOUNT
for holidays taken between 21 August 2017 and 9 September 2017 Minimum of 3 nights booking.
Must be placed between 14 Aug 2017 and 9 Sep 2017
Garsons Cottage Idbury, Near Stow On The Wold, Oxfordshire
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Garsons Cottage Garsons Cottage
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From £327
This delightful stone cottage is nestled down a quiet country lane in the conservation village of Idbury in the Cotswolds Hills. The village is surrounded by pastoral countryside with views across the Windrush Valley and footpaths can be found in all directions from the front door.
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Ref: CO303
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for holidays taken between 14 August 2017 and 24 August 2017 Minimum of 3 nights booking.
Must be placed between 7 Aug 2017 and 24 Aug 2017
Hunter Cottage Clanfield, Oxfordshire
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Hunter Cottage Hunter Cottage
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From £371
Hunter Cottage is a newly built, stylishly furnished and cosy, private one bedroom en-suite cottage. It sits in the grounds of Hunter Court house and can be used as extra accommodation for the main house, or as a separate, romantic hideaway for two.
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Ref: CO271
10% DISCOUNT
for holidays taken between 4 September 2017 and 7 September 2017 Minimum of 3 nights booking.
Must be placed between 15 Aug 2017 and 7 Sep 2017
The Loft (Oxfordshire) Goring On Thames, Oxfordshire
The Loft (Oxfordshire) The Loft (Oxfordshire)
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From £298
Situated within easy reach of Oxford, The Loft is set in beautifully landscaped gardens surrounded by five acres of farmland where the owners maintain free range chickens and a small flock of Welsh halfbred sheep who may wish to say hello to you in the mornings!
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Ref: CO275
The Pavilion Idbury, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
The Pavilion The Pavilion
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This delightful property The Pavilion, located in Idbury near Stow-on-the-Wold, has unrivalled south-facing views of the beautiful rolling Cotswold countryside. French windows running the length of the property give a panoramic view across farmland and forests.
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Ref: CO237
Jasmine Cottage Windrush, Nr Burford, Oxfordshire
Jasmine Cottage Jasmine Cottage
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This 300-year-old Cotswold stone cottage in the unspoilt village of Windrush is surrounded by National Trust land, with numerous walks leading to water meadows and idyllic villages. Wildlife is abundant. The perfect cottage to relax and unwind.
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Ref: CO089
Duckling Cottage Bledington, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
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Duckling Cottage Duckling Cottage
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Duckling Cottage is a delightful renovated Cotswold stone cottage in the pretty and peaceful village of Bledington, situated on the attractive village green. Stow-on-the-Wold, Chipping Campden, Broadway and Moreton-in-Marsh are only a short drive away.
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Ref: CO217
10% DISCOUNT
for holidays taken between 1 September 2017 and 9 September 2017 Minimum of 3 nights booking.
Must be placed between 14 Aug 2017 and 9 Sep 2017
Old School Cottage Asthall, Near Burford, Oxfordshire
Old School Cottage Old School Cottage
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This is a small, detached stone property in Asthall, an idyllic secluded hamlet in the unspoilt Windrush Valley, a few miles from Burford. There are lovely walks along the river and Oxford is a 25 minute drive away.
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Ref: CO273
The Ferry House Wallingford, Oxfordshire
The Ferry House The Ferry House
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From £423
This beautiful and historic ferryman’s cottage is on the banks of the River Thames at Wallingford, adjacent to the Oxford University Rowing Club. It has a large verandah overlooking its own private riverside garden and pontoon.
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Ref: CO235
Tudor End Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire
Tudor End Tudor End
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From £397
A private self contained wing of a Grade II listed house, this property in the beautiful village of Kings Sutton retains a wealth of historical features and is furnished with a mixture of modern and antique furniture.
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Ref: CO190
Le Manoir Nether Westcote, Nr Stow-On-The-Wold, Oxfordshire
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Le Manoir Le Manoir
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From £695
This charming cottage lies in the quiet village of Nether Westcote near Stow-on-the-Wold, which has uninterrupted views over the Windrush Valley. It is tastefully decorated and cosy with easy access to walks, gardens, restaurants and shops.
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Ref: CO154
10% DISCOUNT
for holidays taken between 29 August 2017 and 30 September 2017 Minimum of 3 nights booking.
Must be placed between 15 Aug 2017 and 30 Sep 2017
The Old Bakery Kingham, Oxfordshire
The Old Bakery The Old Bakery
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From £476
This converted, period beamed detached stone property lies near the green in Kingham, named the best village in England by the Telegraph in 2010. Stow-on-the-Wold, Bourton-on-the-Water, Chipping Norton and Moreton-in-Marsh are all within a 10-minute drive.
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Ref: CO175
Hunter Court Clanfield, Oxfordshire
Hunter Court Hunter Court
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From £996
Set in the idyllic Cotswold village of Clanfield, this substantial home is very spacious and is tastefully decorated with a relaxed, family home feel. The five acre property comprises two fields (often with sheep) and a large walled garden.
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Ref: CO215

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