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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in South Oxfordshire, England your home away from home

There can’t be many better places to enjoy the best of the English countryside with pretty villages and yet still be just a short drive from the English capital. Such an area is South Oxfordshire, which is a beautiful part of England just a few miles to the west of London. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, campsites and B&Bs.

Things to do on holiday to South Oxfordshire, England

South Oxfordshire incorporates some charming towns including Henley on Thames, Wallingford, Didcot and Thame as well as some pretty villages like Dorchester and Stoke Row. There are some fantastic walks for hikers to enjoy along the Chiltern Hills as well as along the Thames Path and The Ridgeway, while cyclists can take to the designated Oxfordshire Cycleway or the disused railway line of the Phoenix Trail. If equestrian activities are more to your liking then there is an Equestrian Centre at Checkendon.

There are plenty of golf clubs in this area too with courses in Henley on Thames, Wallingford, Didcot and Thame for example. Henley is famous for its regatta held annually usually at the end of June and beginning of July, which involves rowing events and visitors can hire boats here throughout the year. Visitors can undertake many other activities in this part of the country such as bird watching with around 200 Red Kites in the area, or perhaps take a bird’s eye look at the beautiful landscape from a hot air balloon with rides offered from Thame.

There is a diverse mix of places to eat with many different international cuisines on offer from Asian to Italian as well as traditional British fare. People on self catering holidays may also like to try one of the many pubs, cafes, restaurants or tea and coffee shops in the area. A mixture of specialist shops with well known high street names can be found in South Oxfordshire including many arts and crafts shops, jewellers, boutiques as well as stores and markets offering local produce.

Places to visit on holiday to South Oxfordshire, England

There are many historic homes, galleries and museums to explore in South Oxfordshire including the River and Rowing Museum in Henley on Thames and Didcot Railway Centre, where Thomas the Tank Engine is a frequent visitor. Nature lovers will be able to enjoy some wonderful sights with places worth visiting including Little Wittenham Nature Reserve and Warburg Nature Reserve in Henley on Thames as well as numerous parks and gardens. Approximately half an hour away from Henley on Thames is Windsor, home of the famous castle as well as Legoland.

Weather in South Oxfordshire, England

The warmest time of the year to visit South Oxfordshire is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 21 to 22 degrees centigrade. July is usually also the driest month while October to January is the wettest time of the year with between 60 and 70mm average rainfall per month.

Travel to South Oxfordshire, England

London Heathrow Airport is only 30 minutes away from Henley via the M4 and handles flights from a large number of destinations across the globe. Trains from London Paddington Station have links from Reading that call at Culham, Didcot, Cholsey, Goring, Henley and Shiplake. The M4 and M40 provide easy access by road from London as well as the South East and Midlands areas of England.

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    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (20 reviews)
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    • 2 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Cottage #2664
    20
    Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (19 reviews)
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      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 3
      Cottage #8161502
      19
      Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.9/5
        (36 reviews)
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        • 9 BR
        • 5 BA
        • Separate Toilets
        • Sleeps 16
        House #418796
        36
        Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Apartment #6823362
          3
          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
            Exceptional! 5.0/5
            (10 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Bungalow #1607211
            10
            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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              • 8 BR
              • 5 BA
              • Sleeps 16
              Barn #6794196
              Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (5 reviews)
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                • 8 BR
                • 6 BA
                • Sleeps 18
                House #8017171
                5
                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Apartment #1886728
                  2
                  Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 5
                    Apartment #6797035
                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (8 reviews)
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                      • Studio
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Chalet #1778722
                      8
                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 5 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 10
                        House #6820727
                        Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Apartment #1804329
                          2
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (18 reviews)
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 2
                            Barn #8143485
                            18
                            Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                              (10 reviews)
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                              • 5 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 10
                              Multiple rentals House #1872050
                              10
                              Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 5 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Separate Toilet
                                • Sleeps 9
                                Multiple rentals House #1872050
                                3
                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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                                  • 1 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 2
                                  Apartment #6744021
                                  2
                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (12 reviews)
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 5
                                    Apartment #1856867
                                    12
                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Apartment #682210vb
                                      3
                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 5
                                        House #1909272
                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Cottage #1726724
                                            avg/night
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 2
                                            House #1638648
                                            Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                              (10 reviews)
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                                              • Studio
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Apartment #1149685
                                              10
                                              Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                House #6745447
                                                3
                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                  (6 reviews)
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                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Chalet #6548220
                                                  6
                                                  Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (16 reviews)
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                                                    • 7 BR
                                                    • 6 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 16
                                                    House #1409065
                                                    16
                                                    Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 3
                                                      Apartment #6518047
                                                      2
                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 5 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                        Multiple rentals House #1872050
                                                        3
                                                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 3 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                          Cabin #8129573
                                                          2
                                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                            Apartment #6725343
                                                            4
                                                            Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                              (11 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Cabin #1989044
                                                              11
                                                              Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                House #6066131
                                                                1
                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Apartment #8132089
                                                                  4
                                                                  Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                    • Studio
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                    Apartment #1898499
                                                                    1
                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Cottage #6812537
                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                        Apartment #6766067
                                                                        1
                                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                          • 6 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                                          House #6512307
                                                                          Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            Boat #808341
                                                                            2
                                                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                              Apartment #1903605
                                                                              1
                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 3
                                                                                Apartment #6518035
                                                                                1
                                                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                  (17 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Apartment #448149
                                                                                  17
                                                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Barn #1526810
                                                                                    11
                                                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                      (11 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 7 BR
                                                                                      • 6 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                                                      Chateau / Country House #1035042
                                                                                      11
                                                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 3
                                                                                        Apartment #6091269
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Cottage #856981vb
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                                            Cottage #6484765
                                                                                            1
                                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                                              Cottage #1866414
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                House #1639902
                                                                                                1
                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Townhome #556507vb
                                                                                                  5
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                    Apartment #1306171
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Cottage #1968440
                                                                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Charming, well appointed Cotswold property ideal for a couple holidaying

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Location superb easy reach for Oxford, Witney, Thame as well as the other normal Cotswold attractions Village post office does fresh pastries/ croissants, Barley Mow all day food both walking distance. Will visit again
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 30-Nov-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Nov 2016

                                                                                                      Wonderful house

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      House was ideal and lived up to expectations. Great location, wonderful facilities. Everyone was very pleased and would be happy to go back. Will definitely book again
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 21-Nov-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Nov 2016

                                                                                                      Lovely

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This apartment was very well laid out and fitted and was a pleasure to stay in. Yan was very helpful. I would definitely stay there again
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Oct 2016