Drayton St Leonard is a small Oxfordshire village which is well located for discovering some of the best that Oxfordshire has to offer. With a pretty church and plenty of greenery, this small village offers a pleasing rural setting, ideal for a relaxed country cottage break.
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The majestic city of Oxford is just 10 miles away and with its spires, museums and historical buildings, is an excellent place for a day out. The charming country market town of Thame is just 11 miles away. Don’t miss Rumseys, the chocolate café in Thame where you can buy high quality melt in the mouth, heavenly handmade chocolates. There are also a number of attractive places by the River Thames easily accessible from Drayton St Leonard. The charming country market town of Wallingford is just 7.5 miles away, Abingdon, which is the biggest town in the Vale of White Horse, is just 8 miles away and Henley on Thames is 19 miles away. Visit any of these riverside towns for walks by the river and boat trips.
For a taste of history why not visit Blenheim Palace and learn more about the life of Winston Churchill, one of Britain’s previous Prime Ministers. Woodstock is situated just next to Blenheim Palace and with numerous cafes, high quality restaurants and country inns, is not to be missed. Also accessible for day trips is Waddesdon Manor in nearby Buckinghamshire. With extensive gardens and a woodland play park for children, the National Trust’s Waddesdon offers an excellent day out.
We trust that you’ve found our hints and tips on this part of Oxfordshire helpful. Whether you choose to stay in a pet friendly cottage or a rural country cottage, we hope you have the best of times.
Book a Drayton St Leonard cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Oxfordshire on holiday.