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Beautiful Oxfordshire House situated on the River Thames convenient to Oxford

34 reviews
Aga in the kitchen
Mooring space for a boat at the bottom of the garden
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8 Bedrooms , 8 Bathrooms , Sleeps 18
Burcot, Oxfordshire, England
Comprising a spacious main house and attached wing with its own separate entrance, this exceptional house makes a perfect retreat for large groups or several families holidaying together and is excellently furnished. The main reception room has wooden floors and a wood-burning stove as well as wi-fi, Sky TV, DVD and surround sound - perfect for relaxing get-togethers - there is also a study area on a galleried floor. Nearly all bedrooms have TV, 8 bathrooms nearly all ensuite. The conservatory dining area offers enough space for all guests to dine together, with views over the large garden and doors opening onto a patio barbecue area with further outside tables and seating within the gardens of Dinckley Court, which lead down to the River Thames, overlooking open farmland beyond.

There is excellent boat mooring and local boat hire wh...
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About the Owner, Annette G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 51 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL54160
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Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in February 2018

We have just returned from a great weekend at Dinckley Court. Every year our group of college friends and their children get together for a weekend; it's always a challenge to find somewhere good, particularly as numbers have increased, Dinckley Court ticked every box. The location is amazing with the grounds running down to the Thames. The accommodation is brilliant,...

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Reviewed 8 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Woking, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
95 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We were a hen party of 18 staying for a weekend. We were really fortunate that the weather was amazing so the house could really be shown off to it's full potential. The garden is amazing, with a useful marquee and seating for 18 which provided respite from the glaring sunlight! Inside, the property is sympathetically decorated and amazingly well...

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Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so delighted you had such a lovely time. We look forward to having your group stay again sometime.


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(3)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (18)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Entrance hall with tiled floor.

Living room with wood-burning stove comfortable leather sofas and soft furnishings

Large and stunning conservatory/dining-room with stone floor, patio doors to patio.

Large beautiful well-equipped modern kitchen with Aga, double range cooker and stone floor.

Utility and Separate WC.

Double bedroom (5ft bed), en-suite shower room/W.C. Staircase from living room to first floor: Study area to dressing area with chair-bed (alternative sleeping).

Beamed double bedroom with en-suite bathroom/W.C.

Second staircase from hall to first floor: Small kitchen.
Double bedroom. Twin-bedded room. Bathroom/W.C.

Separate entrance to wing: Two double bedrooms, each with en-suite shower room/W.C.

First floor: Two bedrooms, each with en-suite bathroom/W.C; one...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The property is always presented and cleaned to high standard. Although we are more than happy to welcome pets up to 3 dogs as the property is spacious enough - we do not permit...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    6 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 Sofa
    6 Fulls
    3 Cribs
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
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21 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
7 nights -- --
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $685 / stay - Deposit
  • Per Pet : $39 / stay - Fee
  • Fuel Supplement October to end of April : $157 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
A Salters Steamer Boat can be caught from Oxford and back to Days Lock and a walk taken back to Dinckley Court, or Nuneham Courtneys arboretum can be visited - full of amazing trees, plants and beautiful peacocks. Restaurants within 10 miles for food lovers include Raymond Blanc's Quatre de Saison, the famous Crazy Bear Thai restaurant, The Plough restaurant/pub, serving fabulous Tapas (can be delivered), and the Chequers pub, 400 yards away, serving great british food. Historic Oxford is 15 minutes by bus. Henley and Windsor, with its royal castle, are both within a hour's drive, with the Georgian Hritage city of Bath and the English Cotswolds slightly further afield.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham or Heathrow: 50.0 km
Railway: Didcot Parkway: 6.0 km
From Didcot Parkway station Dinckley Court is 15 minutes away by taxi, or from Oxford station 25 minutes.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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