The famous university city of Oxford can be found in the South of England in the county of Oxfordshire. The destination has been selected as a location for many films, including Harry Potter, Sherlock Holmes as well as the popular British TV series Downtown Abbey. Why not book a stay in one of the Oxford holiday homes and see the beauty of the city for yourself.
Holiday homes Oxford and holiday cottages Oxford
There is a wide variety of sightseeing to be done whilst staying in Oxford accommodation. The famous Blenheim Palace offers guided tours throughout the day as is the birth place of Sir Winston Churchill. The paintings and tapestries here as exquisite and really gives you the insight of what it would have been like to live here many hundreds of years ago. Surrounded by gardens, it is perfect for a stroll in the summer or why not bring a picnic with you and sit outside – great for all the family. For those who enjoy museums, founded in the 17th Century, the Museum at Ashmolean Museum is well worth a visit whilst staying in a Oxford. Themed collections and with displays that span decades, the pieces here will really fascinate those art lovers. Open to the public with specific opening hours, the Cathedral at Christ Church has been a significant place of worship for centuries and the architecture of the building is fascinating and exquisite.
For those in need of some retail therapy, the outlet shopping at the Bicester Village Outlet is perfect. Browse around the great retail shops available here as well as the designer boutiques and treat yourself to something to remember your trip to Oxford. Walking, cycling and even sailing are also popular activities for those staying in Oxford holiday cottages, so make sure you plan what you want to do before you arrive here. The perfect stay for those who have previously enjoyed a holiday in Cambridge.
Accommodation Oxford – the start of your holiday
If you fancy going to another country but really enjoy your stay in Oxford accommodation, then visit the sister cities of Bonn in Germany or in Grenoble, France. They offer a similar experience of a holiday; both beautiful cities enriched with culture and history and much sights to see. Enjoy your holiday!