Founded in 1475 as a coaching inn, The Holt Hotel is an independent Oxfordshire hotel with 87 bedrooms. The Holt Hotel is renowned for its history of the infamous 17th Century ‘Highwayman’ Claude Duval, a folk hero of the time.
Our beautiful hotel is located on the edge of the scenic Cotswolds and only a 10 minute drive to the historic Blenheim Palace or a 25 minute drive to the University town of Oxford. We are easily accessible by car. Whether you are looking for a weekend getaway to the countryside or looking for a hotel near Bicester Village – The Holt Hotel in Oxfordshire is your perfect countryside escape!
Guests staying with us or visiting can take advantage of our in-house bar (The Highwayman’s Bar), get together for afternoon tea in our lounge or enjoy a delicious dinner. Our restaurant, Du Vall’s, serves breakfast daily and a superb Sunday Carvery.
At our Oxfordshire hotel, you can experience one of our 87 individually styled bedrooms. Individuals, couples or families have the choice of newly renovated single, double, twin and family rooms. The opulent Blenheim Suite is available for those planning a wedding with us or ideal for any special occasion.
Book direct on our website to take advantage of the best rates and unique discounts.
We have a variety of dining and drinking options to choose from for guests staying with us or just visiting.
The Holt Hotel is renowned for weddings and has a licence for civil ceremonies. In addition to our picturesque gardens and grounds for those all-important photographs, The Holt Hotel can accommodate weddings and evening parties for up to 200 guests in our function rooms.
Take a virtual tour of The Holt Hotel or see our beautiful grounds by viewing our Gallery.