Historic towns and villages in Oxfordshire

The major attraction for most visitors to Oxfordshire is the county town (really a city, as it has a cathedral) of Oxford. Aside from the 'city of dreaming spires' there are some lovely historic towns and villages to explore. Here are some of our favourites.











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Frilford (Self catering)
Hidden Brook House, Frilford

Hidden Brook House

Hidden Brook House is located in Frilford, just 20 minutes from the centre of Oxford, and can accommodate 16 guests in 8 bedrooms.
Sleeps 16

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Swinbrook (Self catering)
Hillside Cottage, Swinbrook

Hillside Cottage

This detached cottage is located in Swinbrook, Oxfordshire and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Nettlebed (Hotel)
The White Hart

The White Hart

The White Hart is a stylishly refurbished 14th century Country inn, in the picturesque Oxfordshire village of Nettlebed, just outside the thriving Thames side town of Henley.

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