Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Milton Hill House

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Why We Love It

  • This Georgian manor house is set in 20 acres of peaceful parkland
  • The hotel is a 5-minute walk from local pubs & a 25-minute drive from historic Oxford
  • Take a dip in the heated indoor pool, or relax in the spa pool & sauna
  • Highclere Castle -- the setting for "Downton Abbey" -- is less than 30 minutes' drive

91% (286 Member Ratings)

"The hotel was a lovely setting to spend a weekend. The staff were friendly."
Oct 04, 2016
LONDON, United Kingdom


Map & Directions

The hotel is three miles off the A34. There are 150 free parking spaces on site.
If arriving by bus, take the X2 from Oxford, Abingdon or Didcot to Milton Heights, from where it is 15 minutes' walk to the hotel.
The closest railway station is at Didcot Parkway, approximately a 10-minute taxi ride from the hotel. Didcot Parkway is served by regular trains from Paddington Station.

Rooms & Rates

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Set in the Oxfordshire village of Steventon, Milton Hill House is a converted Georgian manor in 20 acres of tranquil parkland. The attractions of historic Oxford, including Oxford Castle Unlocked, the Playhouse theatre and the beautiful architecture of the university colleges, are all a 25-minute drive away. 

For days out, train enthusiasts should visit the Didcot Railway Centre (10 minutes by car), while wildlife lovers can explore The Living Rainforest, a 20-minute drive away. Cogges Manor Farm, Blenheim Palace and Highclere Castle are all within a 30-minute drive.

The hotel has a mini gym, a heated indoor pool with a spa pool and a sauna, plus free Wi-Fi throughout. There is also a selection of local pubs within a 5-minute walk.

The hotel's restaurant serves dishes from crispy-skin sea bass with braised leeks, saffron potatoes and sauce vierge to braised short rib of beef with molasses, sweet potato mash and pak choi. Alternatively, stop in at the bar for a light bite or a post-dinner drink from the extensive wine list.



  • Bar
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna / Steam Room
  • No pets allowed
  • Spa
  • 100% smoke-free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour security
  • Beauty treatments / massages (fees apply)
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Business center

Room amenities

  • Central heating
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Safe
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout


  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub (in some rooms)


  • Complimentary parking


  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible

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. Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard checkout time: 11am.

Children and additional guests: No extra beds available.

Pets: No pets allowed.

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.

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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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286 Member Reviews
(91% Positive)
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Enjoyed Most: The hotel was a lovely setting to spend a weekend. The staff were friendly.
Emma Oct 04, 2016 LONDON, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: Relaxed surroundings
Other Comments: Was charged for meal on 2nd night when should have been included - but was resolved amicably via Travelzoo Customer Services and full refund provided.
David Oct 04, 2016 Romford, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: Facilities
Yasmin Sep 25, 2016 Oxford, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: The location in mature grounds was lovely
Other Comments: The staff were very helpful and friendly. It is quite a walk through the hotel or even outside to reach the garden annex, although there is a covered walkway from the main building to the annex
Sandra Sep 17, 2016 Grange over Sands Cumbria, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: Food, pool and location
Helen Sep 14, 2016 Derby, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: Lovely hotel,quiet grounds and the peace and quiet that was desired. Food was fantastic in restaurant and great service from all staff we dealt with.
Karl Sep 13, 2016 Bristol, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: Spending time with my boyfriend
Michelle Sep 12, 2016 Ilkeston, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: The rooms were good with everything you need provided, the grounds and gardens well cared for and the breakfast was excellent.
Other Comments: This deal was excellent value for money and included £30 per guest towards dinner.
Gail Sep 12, 2016 Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: The pleasant surroundings the building was in
Lynn Sep 12, 2016 Kingsbury, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most: We liked the country house in a lovely setting. With the evening meal included in the price we had nothing else to pay. The pool was an added bonus. Thank you.
PETER Sep 06, 2016 RIPON, United Kingdom

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