Oxford, The City of Dreaming Spires, is famous the world over for its University and place in history. For over 800 years, it’s been home to royalty and scholars, but nowadays it’s a bustling cosmopolitan city with loads to do and activities galore. Whether it’s visiting one of the countless historic buildings, colleges or museums, enjoying the best of the local produce or watching a show or performance, there’s something for everyone in the wonderful city of Oxford.
We’ve got the perfect place for you and your family to stay in whilst you’re in Oxford. Whether you’re looking for somewhere within walking distance of all the top attractions, or a cottage a bit further out of the city with a big garden, we’ve got something for everyone.
The top things to check out have to be the Bodleian Library, one of the oldest and biggest libraries in Britain, the iconic Radcliffe Camera in the heart of the city, the Ashmolean Museum and Oxford University’s historical colleges. If you fancy a day on the water, take a picnic and punt down the Cherwell for an idyllic day out.
Best locations for a large cottage in Oxfordshire
With so much variety in Oxfordshire to explore, we’ve narrowed down your search with some of our most popular locations. From picture-perfect town Chipping Norton to bustling Banbury, there’s plenty to discover and enjoy including country houses, local museums and unspoilt landscapes. Your perfect cottage for a break in Oxfordshire is just a few clicks away!