Cottage Holidays in Wantage, Oxfordshire, England

Wantage is an Oxfordshire market town located some 15 miles south west of the historical university city of Oxford.  Wantage also benefits from being close to the Oxfordshire and Wiltshire border.  Being located in the west of Oxfordshire, Wantage could be an excellent choice for a cottage holiday for those who want to discover some of the best of Oxfordshire, Wiltshire and the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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Enjoy the beautiful scenery of this part of England on foot, by bike or on horseback, the choice is yours.  Some of the best of Oxfordshire is easily accessible from Wantage.  The city of Oxford is a great place for shopping, eating out, sightseeing and riverside walks.  Oxford also benefits from a wealth of historical buildings and some world class museums.  Discover beautiful Oxfordshire towns on your cottage holiday such as Henley on Thames and Wallingford, set by the River Thames or perhaps enjoy a leisurely boat trip.

Also easily accessible for day trips from this part of Oxfordshire are the English Cotswolds which are a sight to behold.  With quaint country villages bursting with fine historical stone buildings, gift shops, cafes, tea shops and country inns serving good quality food, this is a wonderful place to while away time on holiday.  There are also plenty of large country houses including some fascinating National Trust properties and some wonderful English gardens to visit in the Cotswolds.

To get the best out of a cottage holiday in or near Wantage it is important to find the right type of self-catering accommodation for you.  Whether you prefer country cottages, log cabin holidays, dog-friendly cottages or romantic retreats we hope you find a fantastic place to stay. 

Featured Self catering country cottages near Wantage, Oxfordshire, England:

Blenheim Cottage at Oxford Country Cottages, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

3 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Near the Cotswolds.

Escape to the Oxfordshire countryside to this beautiful 3 bedroom barn conversion for a relaxing break, with shared use of a hot tub on site, as well as facilities for summer table tennis and a location just 5 miles from historic Oxford, this is a superb cottage.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £950 to £950 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 24 January 2019 to 06 March 2019;
Late availability: from 24 January 2019 to 07 March 2019;

Waterperry Cottage at Oxford Country Cottages, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Shakespeare Country.

Beautiful 2 bedroom barn conversion with exposed beams, set around a courtyard garden in an idyllic rural location and part of a small development of country cottages, just 5 miles from the historic city of Oxford and with an inviting warm bubbly hot tub on site.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £750 to £750 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 24 January 2019 to 06 March 2019;
Late availability: from 24 January 2019 to 07 March 2019;

Magdalen Cottage at Oxford Country Cottages, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Shakespeare Country.

Picture-perfect Magdalen Cottage sleeps up to 4 people in luxurious accommodation, with lovely garden views and a warm bubbly hot tub within the development, this is an appealing tranquil location on the edge of Noke, in rural Oxfordshire, just 5 miles from Oxford.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £550 to £550 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 24 January 2019 to 06 March 2019;
Late availability: from 24 January 2019 to 07 March 2019;

Trinity Cottage at Oxford Country Cottages, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Shakespeare Country.

Escape for a romantic break or small family holiday to this luxurious stylish barn conversion, set in unspoilt rural Oxfordshire, yet just 5 miles from the historic city of Oxford, with a warm bubbly hot tub within the development, making this a great place to relax and unwind.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £550 to £550 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 3 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 24 January 2019 to 06 March 2019;
Late availability: from 24 January 2019 to 07 March 2019;

The Cotswold Manor Vineyard, Exclusive Hot-Tub, Games Barn, 70 acres of Parkland, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

4 bedroom Large Country House, The Cotswolds.

Superb 4 bedroom holiday house with excellent location on an Oxfordshire country estate, set in over half an acre of gardens close to the Cotswolds and half an hour's drive from Oxford, complete with a private warm bubbly hot tub and shared access to a Games Barn with a pool table, football table and table tennis, this is a fantastic cottage for family breaks or group holidays such as stag or hen parties.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £2200 to £2700 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 11 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes (6 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 25 January 2019 to 01 February 2019; from 03 February 2019 to 08 February 2019; from 11 February 2019 to 15 February 2019;

We have no cottages within Wantage itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Wantage. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England