The Holt Hotel is nestled on the edge of the Cotswolds in picturesque Oxfordshire. We are ideally situated close to the M40 and many local attractions including Oxford, Blenheim Palace and Bicester Designer Outlet Shopping Village. The Holt Hotel is conveniently located between Oxford and Banbury on the main A4260 road.
Here are some of our favourite local attractions. Please speak to our reception team for more ideas and suggestions.
Shop to your heart’s content at Bicester Village. This open-air shopping destination is only a 15 minute drive from the Holt Hotel.
Discover more than 150 brands of leading luxury, fashion and lifestyle brands at Bicester Village. As a partner hotel, The Holt Hotel can offer its guests exclusive offers and additional discount at Bicester Village.
Blenheim Palace sits at the edge of the picturesque town of Woodstock in Oxfordshire and just a 10 minute drive from The Holt Hotel.
Blenheim Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough and the birth place of Sir Winston Churchill. With over 2000 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and a stunning Baroque style palace it’s the perfect place to explore while visiting Oxfordshire.
This historic university town known for its rich history, arts and culture is a 30 minute drive away from The Holt Hotel.
Why not explore Oxford with a walking tour, visit the iconic Christ Church or spend the afternoon with Egyptian mummies at the Ashmolean Museum.
The rolling hills, quintessential market towns and golden stone houses of the Cotswolds are right on our doorstep.
The Cotswolds covers a huge area – almost 800 square miles with more than 3,000 miles of footpaths and bridleways to explore. The area is characterised by ancient woodlands, wildflower meadows and historic Cotswold stone walls dividing up the landscape.
The famous Silverstone Circuit, home of British Motorsport is located just 30 minutes from us here at The Holt Hotel.
Whether you are planning to watch F1, having your own track day or visiting for business – Silverstone promises to be an exhilarating day out.
Rousham House is a country house in Rousham village, located only 4 minutes from The Holt Hotel.
Rousham’s gardens are completely unspoilt and uncommercialised. Visitors are encouraged to bring picnics and spend their day exploring the glorious gardens. Rousham House itself is only open by prior arrangement.
The famous Soho Farmhouse is located a short 15 minute drive from The Holt Hotel. Whether you are visiting the health spa or attending an event – why not book an overnight stay at The Holt Hotel to make the most of your day out.
From 3 to 27 November Discover the brands you love at prices you’ll adore and enjoy up to 50% off the original retail price*.
Whether you’re looking to shift your current style up a notch or are intent on getting ahead of Christmas gifting, you’ll find the perfect pieces in the Village.
Can’t make it to the Village? Shop from home and enjoy our brilliant boutiques direct to your door!
Please contact reception at The Holt Hotel to arrange for reserved parking during the months of November and December.
* In select boutiques. Terms and conditions apply.