Old SwanOxford, England
The timeless beauty of the English countryside—with rolling hills, soft meadows and the murmuring River Windrush—beckons you to complete relaxation at the Old Swan. In the heart of Old Minster village in Oxfordshire, 65 acres of gardens surround this charming inn. Classically styled rooms are bright and charming, inviting you to melt into the cozy warmth of the countryside. Beamed ceilings, rich wood accents and rustic furnishings create a residential feel, while plush beds, polished bathrooms, and modern entertainment options ensure a remarkable vacation. Take in the natural English beauty to find the serene escape you seek at Old Swan.
Stroll through scenic gardens and meadows, enjoying a wonderful picnic beneath sunny skies or a bit of fishing along the River Windrush. Or, visit Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Winston Churchill, and then tour the ruins of the 15th century castle Minster Lovell Hall. Spend a day shopping at the designer outlets of nearby Bicester, take a day in nature to hike along the Cotswold Way National Trail, or take a day trip into Oxford to tour the famed city. To deepen your relaxation, spend some time at Windrush Spa, and then enjoy fine gastro-pub cuisine paired with the perfect wines, spirits, and cocktails in the Old Swan Dining Room. At Old Swan enjoy the beauty of England's countryside, indoors and out, all through your stay.