Visit Oxford

Oxford is a treasure trove of sights, attractions and places of interest. From the Cotswold Lodge Hotel you are a stone’s throw from many of the City’s most popular tourist destinations. The hotel is also a great base from which to explore the wider Oxfordshire countryside and there are many outdoor pursuits on offer.

Oxford City Sights

The historical city of Oxford is perhaps most famous for having one of the best Universities in the world. With colleges spread all over the centre of town, the campus boasts breath taking architecture, impressive museums and some of the best libraries in the country. Why not take in some the highlights of this seat of academia with a Oxford University walking tour!

Oxford’s historic buildings have been the backdrop for many famous TV shows and film sets. From Inspector Morse to Harry Potter, explore some of the locations in and around the city which have played host to world famous actors and walk in the footsteps of the stars.

Visitors and locals love the shopping in Oxford! From the high street outlets in the centre of the city to the world famous Bicester Village (see our separate page), there is no shortage of places to give the wallet a work out.

Activities in and around Oxford

The county and city have various activities for those seeking a more adventurous stay in Oxford.

A stay in the City is not complete without a punt down the river Cherwell. You can hire a launch from the Cherwell Boathouse and spend the afternoon enjoying the sights and sounds of the Oxfordshire countryside. If you are keen to pursue a more vigorous activity there are various sailing and cycling routes which take in more beautiful scenery.Perhaps one of the most popular sports on offer in Oxford is Golf. With 3 excellent course near the city, Oxford is a popular destination for those looking for a golf holiday.

If you would like to know more or book any of the activities above please speak to reception or call our front desk team and they’ll be happy to help.