Festive Days out this Christmas near the Manor Country House Hotel, Oxfordshire
How wonderful to spend a winter's day enjoying the Christmas season by visiting some of the fantastic attractions on offer near the Manor Country House Hotel in Oxfordshire. We have put together some of our favourite recommendations for a festive family day out this year.
Oxford Christmas Market 8-18 December
Enjoy the historic and famous city of Oxford in all of its glory this Christmas at the Oxford Christmas market. Running daily from 8th - 18th December, you will find an array of sweet treats, handmade gifts, colourful decorations amongst other market traders. The scent of Mulled wine fills the air, adding to the festive ambience and you can enjoy the sounds of the choirs singing Christmas carols to truly get you into the Christmas spirit.
Christmas at Blenheim 25th Nov-2nd Jan
This is the first year that Blenheim are running Christmas at Blenheim, and it looks set to be a magical experience. Creating an illuminated discover trail through the festive gardens, the beautiful estate will be sure to create that festive feeling with attractions including Santa’s Boat House, Singing Christmas Trees and Scented Fire Garden. There will be seasonal food and gifts also available. Booking is recommended for this inaugural event.
The Big Batsford Christmas Hunt 3rd Dec-2 Jan
If you are looking for a family day out this Christmas season, especially for the younger ones, Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre have a fun Christmas Trail to find Santa’s helpers. Open daily from 9am-5pm Monday to Saturday and 10am-5pm on Sunday, there is no need to book in advance.
Shopping at Bicester Village
Nearby Bicester Village is a fantastic place to visit for all of your Christmas shopping needs. Easily accessed by train, The Shopping Express® coach service from London or not far from M40 Junction 9, it is a great day out, away from the city, but still encompassing the charm of boutique shops and high-end food. At the Manor, we are currently offering 10% off at Bicester Village when you book a Bed & Breakfast stay or Dinner, Bed & Breakfast, so why not treat yourself!
If you would like to find out more about any of our offers do get in touch with us on 01869 350621 or via our enquiry form.