Where to stay around Woodstock?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 258 holiday lettings near Woodstock. From 82 cottages to 74 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Woodstock is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Woodstock?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Woodstock. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Oxfordshire Museum: 730 holiday lettings
  • Blenheim Palace: 728 holiday lettings
  • University of Oxford: 462 holiday lettings
  • Bicester Village: 397 holiday lettings
  • Iffley Road Track: 421 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Woodstock listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Woodstock?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 82 cottages in Woodstock. Our other popular types of Woodstock holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 69 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 23 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Woodstock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Woodstock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, Your Home Away From Home

    The small but historically significant town of Woodstock is situated just 8 miles north-west of the city of Oxford, in the southern-Midlands county of Oxfordshire. This truly is a quintessentially English part of the country in which to enjoy your holidays in your own private self catering cottage. The countryside is stunningly beautiful and there are ample fantastic attractions to take-in and visit whilst you are within the area.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Woodstock, Oxfordshire

    If you simply wish to relax and enjoy the tranquil setting of this remote part of Oxfordshire on your holidays in Woodstock, that will not prove to be any problem at all. However, for those with a far more active bent, there are numerous activities to participate in. Swimming is a possibility, as is golf, tennis, badminton, gym facilities, jogging, horse riding and cycling. There are some very pleasant walks to be had around the area and a quick trip to the local tourist information office should provide you with all of the details for these.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Woodstock, Oxfordshire

    There are ample places to visit on your holidays in Woodstock and there should never be any excuse for you to feel bored. At the absolute top of your list of attractions to visit has to be Blenheim Palace, which falls under the administration of the town. This is where one of the country’s most famous Prime Ministers was born - Winston Churchill and there are fascinating connections with many of the monarchs of this country, including Queen Elizabeth I. Woodstock is also home to the main museum that depicts the varied history of the county of Oxfordshire and there is even a Dinosaur Garden which the kids will love: proudly boasting a fully-sized replica of the Megalosaurus.

    Weather in Woodstock, Oxfordshire

    Your holidays in Woodstock will be blessed with a warm and pleasant climate during the main Summer months. The average temperature between July and August will be around the 21 degrees Celsius mark. Obviously, Winters are far cooler, at around 8 degrees Celsius, but providing you wrap up warm when out and about, there is no reason why you cannot enjoy a self catering cottage in Woodstock at this time of the year. In fact, many people find that this is a particularly cosy time to visit. The average rainfall in this part of England is around 25 inches per year.

    Travel to Woodstock, Oxfordshire

    The nearest airports to your cottage in Woodstock will either be Birmingham International (BHX) (which is just up the M40 motorway), or Bristol (BRS) (which is along the (M4 and M5 motorways). Oxfordshire is located in a central position to the main motorway network and the M4, M5 and M40 are all very close to Woodstock.

    Activities and attractions in Woodstock

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Woodstock a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bicester Golf and Country Club (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Fairytale Farm (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Chipping Norton Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • West Witney Sports and Social Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Witney Lakes Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Woodstock

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Woodstock is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rousham House and Gardens (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Christ Church Meadows (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
    • University Botanic Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Waterperry Gardens (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
    • Batsford Arboretum (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)