Thame, United Kingdom

The Oxfordshire Golf Hotel and Spa

Travelzoo Staff

Why We Love It

  • The hotel is in the heart of the Chiltern countryside, 20 minutes' drive from Oxford
  • There’s an AA-Rosette restaurant on site, a spa with a pool & a challenging 18-hole golf course
  • Rooms have balconies & views of the surrounding hills
  • Bivester Village is a 25-minute drive & the pretty market town of Thame is 10 minutes by car.

"A perfect weekend getaway" -- Hello


Map & Directions

Getting there: London Heathrow Airport is a 40-minute drive. The nearest motorway is the M40. Parking on site is free and reservations are not required.

Rooms & Rates

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An award-winning restaurant, spa with an indoor pool and a challenging golf course -- the Oxfordshire Golf Hotel & Spa Resort could be said to have something for everyone. In the heart of the Chilterns, it's surrounded by rolling hills and is a 20-minute drive from Oxford city centre.

The pretty market town of Thame is closer (10 minutes by car). Visit the Cuttle Brook nature reserve or the 5-mile Phoenix Trail along a disused railway. Further afield in the surrounding area, there’s the 15th-century Rycote Chapel, the Waterperry Gardens or Raymond Blanc’s 2-Michelin-Star Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons. Bicester Village and its designer discount stores are a 25-minute drive from the hotel.

The hotel's golf course has 18 holes, four lakes and 134 bunkers. There is a Pro Shop, that offers tuition and swing advice, and the Spike Bar serves drinks for the end of a long round. Golfers must have a current handicap certificate to play.

For non-golfers, the Tempus Spa is a welcome distraction. Take a dip in the 15-metre indoor pool, or relax in the sauna and hot tub. Treatments range from the exotic lava shell massage (using tiger clam shells from the Philippines) and signature facials and manicures. Children are only allowed to use the pool from 12-4pm on weekends.

Breakfast is served at the AA-Rosette Sakura Restaurant (continental and full English options are available) and there is classic British fare on the menu for the rest of the day. Try the beer-battered haddock and triple-cooked chips, ribeye steak or duck salad, finished off with a selection of English cheese or chocolate and hazelnut cheesecake with clementine compote.

The bedrooms are a good size and have free Wi-Fi and access to a shared balcony that overlooks the grounds and surrounding countryside. Upgrade to one of the Penthouse Suites for a separate lounge, and an enormous private balcony.

From the press:
  • "An ideal location for a relaxing break, especially for golf enthusiasts" -- The AA Hotel Guide
  • "A perfect weekend getaway" -- Hello



  • Bar
  • Golf course (on-site)
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Roof terrace
  • Sauna / Steam Room


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge service
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Pillow menu
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe in reception (fees apply)

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Safe
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas


  • Bathrobes
  • Hair-dryer
  • Separate shower
  • Luxury toiletries


  • Complimentary parking

Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.


Check-in: Standard check-in time: 2pm

Checkout: Standard checkout time: 11am

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.

Additional details: Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at 2pm Check-out time is 11am

You must present a photo ID when checking in. Your credit card is charged at the time you book. Bed type and smoking preferences are not guaranteed.Your reservation is prepaid and is guaranteed for late arrival. The total charge includes all room charges and taxes, as well as fees for access and booking. Any incidental charges such as parking, phone calls, and room service will be handled directly between you and the property.

Know Before You Go

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in fee: GBP 30
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 30
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 10 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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

The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.

*Unless otherwise stated, Travelzoo-exclusive extras are valid once per stay (based on two adults sharing). Value is an estimate based on double occupancy. Extras are only included with Member Rates and may not be available on all dates. Extras are non-transferable and have no cash value. Total value may vary depending on time of booking and availability. When included, breakfast may be limited to 2 guests per stay subject to hotel’s discretion. Other restrictions may apply; see our T&Cs for details.

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