Oxbourne House

Bed & Breakfast and Self-Catering Accommodation

Oxbourne House and Garden 

"Peace and Quiet and a warm welcome in the Heart of Rural England"

Oxbourne House is perfectly situated in the heart of Shakespeare Country, close to the beautiful North Cotswolds and only 15 minutes from Stratford-upon-Avon.  Guests are welcomed with tea and cake on arrival.  We offer :

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Posy and Graeme love to welcome guests to their home, which is a large house on the edge of the village with a beautiful garden and stunning views.  Oxbourne House is spacious, full of character and furnished with antiques.  The bedrooms are light and fresh, each with its own bathroom and there is a pretty, self-contained Annexe on the ground floor, opening directly out to the garden, with its own double bedroom, sitting/dining room, kitchen and shower room.  In the main house, there is a large sitting room in which guests can relax by the fire, with a welcoming cup of tea on arrival, or they can sit on the terrace and enjoy the garden and hills beyond.  There is a large area for parking in front of the house.

Garden and Views                                                Entrance Hall

Entrance Hall
Apart from Stratford-on-Avon and Royal Shakespeare Theatre (15 mins) and Warwick (20 mins) being nearby, Oxford, Blenheim Palace, and the NEC are all within an hour's drive.  Famous gardens and houses of interest, such as Hidcote, Kiftsgate, Warwick CastleSnowshillManor, Coughton Court, Upton House, Chastleton House, Farnborough Hall, Compton Verney, Kenilworth Castle, Charlecote Park, Packwood House, Ragley Hall, The National Herb Centre and the Heritage Motor Centre are all also within easy reach.

Guest Sitting Room
Guest Sitting Room
Dining Room
Dining Room

For those wishing for a little activity, there is an excellent hard tennis court in the garden or croquet on the lawn.  There are also endless local footpaths to walk and you are very welcome to borrow the dog!  The local Pub, The Peacock, is first-class (they have recently won several awards) and only a short walk away.

Breakfast is in the Dining Room and consists of orange juice, fresh fruit salad/compote, yoghurt and cereals followed by a full, English cooked breakfast.  The eggs are from their own hens in the garden, the sausages made locally, bacon comes from a local butcher and there are home-grown tomatoes in season.  Posy also makes her own marmalade and jams and there is a large choice of teas and good quality coffee!

Click the link below to visit our entry in  the Alistair Sawday Special Places to Stay Book


Click this link to discover our lovely village pub, five minutes' walk away: The Peacock Inn, Oxhill

The Chequers in Ettington is also highly recommended and is three miles away: The Chequers, Ettington

Graeme and Posy McDonald
Oxbourne House, Oxhill, Warwickshire, CV35 0RA
Telephone: (+44) 01295 688202  E-Mail: graememcdonald@msn.com