$238 – Oxfordshire stay near Blenheim inc meals, 42% off

The Feathers Hotel
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You can now save up to 42% on overnight breaks for two at The Feathers Hotel -- a boutique townhouse hotel a few minutes' walk from Blenheim Palace. For less than $120 per person, this package includes:

  • Accommodation in a Superior Room, with full English breakfast, for two
  • A 2-course dinner for two (any starter and main course each; worth up to $57 per person)
  • A gin and tonic on arrival (worth $20 per person)
  • Extra nights are $147 on a bed-and-breakfast basis (maximum 3-night stay)
  • Saturdays are an extra $55

Why We Love It

  • This 4-star hotel is on the edge of the Cotswolds and less than five minutes' walk from the gates of Blenheim Palace -- a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Characterful features include open log fires and antique furniture
  • The restaurant holds two AA Rosettes, while the bar boasts one of the world's largest collections of gins
  • Oxford is a 30-minute bus journey from the hotel and Stratford-upon-Avon is a 50-minute drive away


The Feathers Hotel is a boutique 4-star property in the market town of Woodstock on the edge of the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and 15 minutes' drive from Oxford. The hotel was converted from seven separate 17th-century houses and features open log fires, antique furniture and traditional English furnishings.

This "intimate and unique hotel" (The AA) is a few minutes' walk from the gates of Blenheim Palace -- a 17th-century stately home, UNESCO World Heritage Site and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill (open daily).

There is a direct bus from Woodstock to Oxford, which takes around 30 minutes (this is often easier than driving into the city). Here, you can explore the city's "rich history, tradition and energetic academic life" (Lonely Planet), including its famous university colleges and museums. Stratford-upon-Avon -- the birthplace of Shakespeare -- is a 50-minute drive from the hotel.

You can learn about the local history, art, archaeology, landscape and wildlife of the county by visiting The Oxfordshire Museum, two minutes' walk from the hotel (free; open Tuesday-Sunday).

Featured in Harper's Bazaar and Alastair Sawday's Special Places to Stay, The Feathers has free-standing baths, an al fresco terrace and one of the world's largest collections of gins. There is also a 2-AA-Rosette restaurant, where "thoroughly modern British cooking is the order of the day", says The AA Restaurant Guide 2018.

According to The AA, "individually styled bedrooms are appointed to a high standard and are furnished with attractive period and reproduction furniture". Wi-Fi is free.



  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Extra beds / roll away beds
  • Restaurant
  • 100% smoke-free
  • No elevator / lift


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service (limited hours)

Room amenities

  • Central heating
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • DVD / CD player & library
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel


  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub
  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries


  • Public car park


  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant


Check-in: Standard Time is 3pm.

Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.

Children and additional guests: Limited number of cots/extra beds available, free of charge, for children aged 2 and under - please confirm availability with the hotel prior to booking.
Extra guest charges apply as follows: £50 per person, per night for children aged 3-11 inclusive. This includes breakfast.
There are no extra beds available for older children or adults.
Please use the Special Request field on the checkout page to confirm the age of the third guest.
Supplements are not included automatically in the total price and will be charged directly by the hotel. See room descriptions and rate policies for information about room occupancy levels.

Pets: Pets are allowed on request and at an extra charge. Please contact the hotel directly to inquire. Supplements are not included automatically in the total price and will be charged directly by the hotel. 

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Up to 42% Off

$238 / night


When You Can Go

Sun-Fri 23 Sep-23 Dec; +$55 Sat

Enjoyed This
(62 Member Ratings)
"The food and friendly staff"
12. Oct 2018
Cobham, United Kingdom

Getting There

There is limited and free on-street parking outside of the hotel. There is also a free car park in the centre of Woodstock. The nearest railway station is Hanborough, a 5-minute drive from the hotel or around 10 minutes away by line 233 bus. Oxford railway station is less than 15 minutes' drive from the hotel or 30 minutes away by bus.

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Customer Service available Mon-Fri, 8am-6pm AET

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.

Enjoyed This
(62 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for The Feathers over the past 15 months.
4.4 Ambiance
4.6 Location
4.2 Rooms
4.7 Quality of Service
4.5 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
The food and friendly staff
Anne 12. Oct 2018 Cobham, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Meal and ambiance.
TIM 12. Oct 2018 WEYBRIDGE, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Very friendly
Other Comments
Great value for money, would book again
Gillian 10. Oct 2018 Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
The friendly staff and attention to detail.
Other Comments
We really enjoyed our stay at he Feathers. All the staff are welcoming, friendly and go the extra mile to make your stay special. The only thing I would say is when serving porridge put the honey in a separate bowl as some people don’t take sugar.
Patricia 11. Oct 2018 Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Location and decor
Other Comments
Drinks were expensive and would only rate the cooked breakfast 6 out of 10
Jose 11. Oct 2018 BexleyheathBexleyheath, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Superb Service could not fault the staff/ hotel
Other Comments
You at Travelzoo failed to tell me that the yearly funfair was in Woodstock when we booked our room we had a giant generator parked outside of our window which in turn was powering a giant ride this I feel was a massive mistake on your part as we booked our stay with you this was a trip to celebrate our 49 Wedding Anniversary you screwed it up for us very very disappointed thank you for what you did to us. As for the Feathers it is a superb hotel would go back there because we did not complete our trip to Blenheim Palace the purpose of our celebration.
David 07. Oct 2018 Leigh-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Roger 07. Oct 2018 Peterborough, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
The food
Kathryn 05. Oct 2018 Mr banbury, United Kingdom
Other Comments
Good food, friendly staff.
Graham 07. Oct 2018 Cambridge, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Excellent food and comfortable super king size bed
Other Comments
Keep soft background music going in the dining room as long as there are guests in there. Nobody spoke when the music stopped because it was so quiet!!
Margaret 06. Oct 2018 Camberley, United Kingdom

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