The market town of Banbury is on the edge of the Oxfordshire Cotswolds and is a great place from which to explore the local area. Indeed, just a brief walk from the hotel is the famous Banbury Cross from the well-known nursery rhyme, whilst the special Banbury Cakes have been produced in the area for over 300 years now. Just over a 30 minute drive from the Hotel is the world-famous Silverstone Racetrack, home of the British Grand Prix. As the premier motor-racing circuit in the UK, not to mention one of the most historic in the world, it attracts more than a million people a year to its events, driving experiences and exhibitions. For a different kind of fun, the remarkable Blenheim Palace stately home offers a range of exciting things to do. A world heritage site and the birthplace of Winston Churchill, its rich history emanates through its beautiful gardens, gilded State Rooms and vast collections of treasures. There are plenty more historical attractions in the area including the picturesque beauty of Broughton Castle, just a 7 minute drive from the hotel. Further afield is Warwick Castle, with over a thousand years of jaw-dropping history it offers stunning scenery, epic re-enactments and magical attractions for the whole family to enjoy.
Banbury, with its famous cross just outside the hotel, is an ideal starting point for exploring the Cotswolds, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick Castle, Blenheim Palace, Broughton Castle and Oxford
Ideal for visiting the Cotswolds, Stratford-upon-Avon and Warwick Castle, just 3 miles from Banbury. Stratford-upon-Avon 20 mins, Oxford 35 mins, Warwick Castle 30 mins and Blenheim Palace 30 mins.
Centrally located in the historic centre of Banbury, the hotel is about 20 minutes on foot from the train station. The nearby M40 provides easy access to Birmingham in the north and Oxford in the South.