The Best Hotels in Woodstock


The best 4 star hotels in Woodstock

Duke Of Marlborough

Marlborough Arms

Killingworth Castle

The Blenheim Buttery

The Feathers Hotel

Duke Of Marlborough is a charming establishment located just outside Woodstock and Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. With free parking and a focus on hearty, locally-sourced cuisine, this hotel provides warm and spacious rooms. The Duke of Marlborough also includes a bar restaurant and a private functions area, along with Wi-Fi access in public spaces. Conveniently located, it's just 2 miles from Woodstock and offers easy access to Oxford and Blenheim Palace.

Guest reviews emphasize the beauty of the hotel and the friendliness of the staff. Many guests commend the cleanliness of the rooms and the quality of the food in the restaurant. The accommodation and meals are described as of high standard and notably unpretentious but comfortable. Some minor concerns include the quality of the pillows and slight road noise due to proximity to the main road. A few comments also mention the finish of the rooms being not as high quality as suggested on the site. However, guests praise the comfort of the beds, the variety of breakfast options, and the overall value for money. Repeat visits and recommendations to return speak to the positive experiences of guests.

Marlborough Arms is a 15th-century former coaching inn located in the heart of beautiful Woodstock, close to Oxford and the M40. Within easy walking distance to Blenheim Palace, it offers light and spacious rooms furnished with modern amenities such as flat-screen TVs, some with baths and large walk-in showers. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel, and the Marlborough Arms also features space for business meetings or special occasions, as well as a picturesque courtyard for summer evenings.

Guest reviews are overwhelmingly positive, highlighting the fabulous staff, great location, and quality of breakfast. Guests appreciate the private parking and the proximity to local attractions. While evening meals are not provided, guests found plenty of dining options within walking distance. Some minor issues were noted, such as water damage in a wet room, but overall, the reviews celebrate the comfort, cleanliness, and excellent customer service, with many guests indicating they would return.

Killingworth Castle is a historic coaching inn dating back to 1637, situated near the picturesque village of Wootton and just 2 miles from Woodstock. The inn is ideally placed for exploring the Cotswolds and visiting Oxford and Blenheim Palace. The character-filled building features a beamed ceiling, two large stone fireplaces, and eight tastefully decorated en suite rooms. The ambiance is enhanced by a wood-burning stove, providing a cozy setting.

Guests have praised the charming inn, commending the comfortable rooms with character, excellent restaurant, and friendly staff. Reviews often mention the wonderful location and the superb quality of the food. Some small issues, such as a musty smell in a room and minor service concerns, were noted, but the general feedback is overwhelmingly positive. The comfortable beds, cleanliness, luxurious touches, and friendly atmosphere make Killingworth Castle a highly recommended place to stay for many guests.

The Blenheim Buttery is a charming 17th-century building situated in central Woodstock, 8 miles north of Oxford. With a traditional tea room overlooking the market square and 6 en suite rooms boasting free WiFi, the 4-star establishment provides a cozy stay. Guests can enjoy the courtyard garden during warmer weather, and the nearby attractions of Blenheim Palace and the Oxfordshire Cotswolds are easily accessible.

Reviews highlight the hotel's great location and friendly staff, with many guests praising the amazing breakfast. Some guests have found the location convenient for visiting Blenheim Palace and Oxford, while others have appreciated the beautiful old building and central position. However, there are some comments about issues with parking, bed comfort, and minor problems with the room amenities such as WiFi connectivity and kettle accessibility.

The Feathers Hotel is situated in the heart of historic Woodstock, just steps from Blenheim Palace. The 4-star hotel is set in a 17th-century building, offering unique character and charm with antiques and log fires. The Churchill Room Restaurant within the hotel serves fine-dining based on seasonal cuisine using fresh local produce. The hotel's ambiance is one of luxury and relaxation, with high standards throughout.

Guest reviews often mention the lovely rooms, wonderful restaurant, and excellent location close to Blenheim Palace. The friendly and attentive staff has been commended by many guests, as well as the luxurious feel of the hotel and the dog-friendly policy. Some issues were noted, including no onsite parking, the room temperature, and cooking quality at breakfast. Despite these minor concerns, the general sentiment is positive, with many expressing a desire to return.

The best 3 star hotels in Woodstock

The Churchill Court

The Churchill Court is a Self-Check in Luxury B&B located just 20 minutes’ drive from Oxford city center or 10 minutes' by train. Though it's not a 5-star establishment, the team at The Churchill Court prides itself on providing good value for money with attentive service. Free private parking is available, and all rooms are equipped with modern amenities such as an interactive flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, a writing desk, and en-suite facilities. The location is convenient for visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Blenheim Palace, the small town of Woodstock, and is close to Hanborough Railway Station and Oxford Airport.

Reviews for The Churchill Court are generally positive, highlighting the comfortable rooms, excellent breakfast, and friendly staff. Guests have appreciated the convenience of the kitchen for food preparation and the free parking. The location is considered to be a great advantage, and some guests have praised the unexpected touches like birthday gifts. However, there are minor complaints related to noise, bathroom fan issues, room size, and the lack of a bar & restaurant that opens in the evening. Soundproofing could be improved, and the proximity to a small business park may result in some noise. Overall, guests recommend the hotel for its clean and comfortable accommodations and its prime location.

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