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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Oxford (Self catering)
Wroxton House, Oxford

Wroxton House

This detached 1930's house is situated within easy reach of Oxford and sleeps six people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Burford (Self catering)
Dolphin House, Burford

Dolphin House

This historic cottage is situated in Burford, 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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