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Visit the stunning county in the UK of Oxfordshire and explore the vast amount of history and culture within it. Holiday Rentals in Oxfordshire are popular and widely available especially out in the countryside. There is a bundle of ancient history present in this county from wandering around the stunning Blenheim Palace to visiting Christ Church where some of Harry Potter and James Bond's Spectre was filmed. Find an apartment or bed and breakfast through our trusted partners Booking.com or Airbnb and be close to the shopping outlet centre of Bicester Village.
Best time to visit Oxfordshire?
All around the year Oxfordshire is a lovely place to visit. Spring and Summer bring good weather but also busier crowds. Winters can be bitter in the UK so bring your layers and umbrellas, but equally as beautiful if you manage to come in snow.
How to get to Oxfordshire?
Both Heathrow and Gatwick in London are linked to Oxford by a coach route that runs often and tickets are very affordable. By train, London Paddington has a service to Oxford with a single trip usually costing £20 but book ahead on National Rail. By car, travelling to Oxfordshire is relatively simple, simply take the M25 to the M40 and get off the M40 towards Oxford. If you are staying in Oxford, then we recommend using the park and ride system.
Where to go in Oxfordshire?
If you want to be right in the centre of everything, book a b&b in Oxford to be just a couple of steps from the region's most beautiful buildings and, of course, the University. Oxford is the world's centre of academia, with a rich history including the University and Blenheim Palace as well as lots of interesting cultural things to do. A city built around students, it is perfect for young people looking for youth hostels or cheap accommodation in Oxford. Go punting along the river whilst eating a picnic and relax in this blissful city.
If you are more of a country bumpkin, then a cottage in The Cotswolds is the perfect option for you. This famous area of picturesque meadows, hills and woodland has quaint, little villages dotted around with charming architecture and tall churches. Book a holiday rental in Cirencester or Moreton in Marsh for lovely countryside and local pubs.
Book accommodation in Henley-on-Thames for a special stay in Oxfordshire. Based on the river Thames, grab the opportunity to go up the river on a lovely old canal boat or hire a boat and go rowing. Perhaps stay in an Airbnb or cottage to be within easy access to Greys Court, the C16th manor house or Henley Bridge. If you wish to visit in summer, every year at the beginning of July there is the famous Henley Royal Regatta, in which teams from all over the country as well as from abroad compete in head-to-head knock out competitions. If you are in Henley at this time it is definitely worth trying to get a ticket for one of the days for a fun day out and an excuse to dress up.
Things to see in Oxfordshire?
Book a holiday rental near Blenheim Palace to enjoy morning walks around the stunning grounds of the Palace. Blenheim Palace is the home of the C12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and in fact the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. There is a huge lake, hedge maze and friendly Pleasure Gardens.
Visit this incredible library is one of the Universities oldest teaching and examination rooms. If you book accommodation in Oxford, you can be close to the Bodleian Library and also visit the Weston Library. Guided tours are conducted, and you can tour around the Duke Humfrey's Library which has been in use for 400 years.
Broughton Castle is a lovely attraction to visit if you have booked accommodation in Oxfordshire. The castle was built in about 1300 by Sir John de Broughton, wander around the impressive build whilst crossing over the 3-acre moat.
This epic garden site in Oxford is filled with colourful flowers, exotic trees and beautiful pathways. It is an eight-acre ornamental garden with plenty of history to go with it. Visit the Plant centre or Museum and Teashop.