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Quiet, Spacious Charlbury House ideal for touring Oxford and Cotswolds

6 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Charlbury House Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 6. 3 Bedrooms. 2 Baths.

A modern, wisteria clad character house at the end of a secluded cul de sac in the idyllic Cotswold town of Charlbury. Five minutes from train station with fast services to Oxford and London, two minutes from bus stop with services to Oxford, Witney, Woodstock and Chipping Norton. Ideal base for touring Cotswolds. Pubs, supermarket and cafes short walk away.The house sleeps up to six people in three bedrooms: one double with king size bed and wardrobe, one twin with chest of drawers and one double in the loft with its own WC and handbasin and glorious views. There is a full tiled bathroom with bath and shower and additional WC on the ground floor. Fully equipped kitchen with hob, freezer, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher and breakfast bar. Lounge/diner with table and chairs and two large sofas. Walled garden with pond and garden furniture. Please note the property is newly furnished, carpeted and decorated so small children will need to be supervised! Babies will need to be brought in their own cots, which are not supplied.

  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
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October 23, 2016


based on 6 traveler reviews

Quiet, Spacious Charlbury House ideal for touring Oxford and Cotswolds
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews

Excellent weekend away

  • 4 of 5

Just wanted to say a big thank you for letting us stay in your cottage this weekend. We had such a wonderful time and despite the wet weather we still went on some lovely walks around Charlbury and the Cotswolds. Everyone commented on how wonderful your house was and how pretty the village was.

Thank you for the house manual and the walking maps, both came in very useful!

We will definitely visit your cottage again in the near future.

Thank you.

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family of 4. 5 night stay, October 2015

  • 4 of 5

This house is ideally situated for exploring the eastern Cotswolds. It is clean and well looked after. Everything works ! Excellent heating and hot water system - very easy to operate and control. Good Wi-Fi connection. We were a couple with 2 children aged 14 and 4 and it suited our needs well. Charlbury is very quiet and laid back and the cottage was quiet and peaceful despite being in a modern compound of several other neighbouring houses. Only a short walk from the mainline railway station and, for us, so convenient to Blenheim Palace, Burford and Oxford. The only consideration which stops it being a 5 star in our opinion is the fact that it doesn't have its own dedicated parking space. You have to park in nearby Church Lane, if space available, or a few minutes away in Market Street. However you can still drive up to the house for loading/unloading and the parking wasn't an issue for us and certainly didn't detract from a delightful and restful stay. We regularly stay in quality holiday homes and would happily recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Very comfortable and charming

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time. The house was wonderful, very cozy and felt like home. Beds were comfortable and had great hot water.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charlbury Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was in a lovely, quiet location. it was very well presented with comfortable furniture and a great little garden to enjoy. It is within a short walk to a well stocked shop and very easy to get to attractions in the Cotswolds. We had a very relaxing break.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Vacances familiales Charlbury

  • 5 of 5

Ces vacances anglaises auront été formidables. Charlbury et la maison sont idéalement placés pour visiter Oxford et les Costwolds. En 2h de voiture nous étions à Londres, la saison faisait que la circulation était facile! Le train étant assez cher pour 6 personnes, nous avons préféré la voiture. Mais la proximité de la gare est un atout! Mention spéciale au Palais de Blenheim, à 10km, splendide. Les visites en Angleterre sont très chères (40£ pour une famille de 4 que le parc), mais passer à coté serait dommage. Nous conseillons aux vacanciers, la visite de Buckingham Palace qui nous a ravi. Possible de fin juillet à fin septembre, c'est un des meilleurs moment des vacances. J'y ai malheureusement perdu mon canif... trop gros (lames de plus de 3.3 inch) interdit en GB. Confisqué par Scotland Yard. J'ai tenté de demander quand et comment le récupérer.... On m'a répondu:"Never"! Snif....

La maison est pratique et très bien entretenue. Le voisinage sympathique et très accueillant. La proximité de l'église et de son discret et charmant carillon ajoute encore un peu plus l'âme anglaise à ce lieu.

Merveilleux souvenirs!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Perfect place to visit Cotswolds and Oxfordshire

  • 5 of 5

A very nice place to stay at Oxfordshire.

Charlbury is a beautiful village at Cotswolds.

Oxford is close and the marvellous Blenheim Palace in 10 minutes by car.

The house is as photos. It is very nice and it has perfect size for a family of 5 with 3 kids.

We could park about 10 meters from house.

Everything was great. We had a great time.

We would came back again.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Absolutely charming guests who left my house spotless. Would recommend without hesitation.
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Car: recommended

Within easy reach of Blenheim Palace, Oxford and Cotswolds


Rates & Availability

Charlbury House Rental Rates

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October half term
Oct 21 2016 - Oct 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $43
Refundable damage deposit $304

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Charlbury House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Town
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • tennis

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