voco® Oxford Spires will act as your perfect base if you desire to explore further afield.
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock
Home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace is a masterpiece of Baroque architecture that boasts over 300 years of history to discover. Situated in Woodstock, just 8 miles from Oxford, Blenheim Palace is Britain's Greatest Palace and offers visitors a precious time with a variety of cultural and sporting event.
Crocodiles of the World
Come face-to-face with some of the world’s most feared predators in a fun, safe and stimulating environment. With under-water viewing, talks, animal encounters and feeds throughout the day there’s plenty to keep you occupied at the UK’s only Crocodile Zoo.
Royal Shakespeare Company
The RSC are fanatical about Shakespeare, his contemporaries and showcasing new talent. They are pretty mad about theatre. They are just over an hour away by car so if you feel like seeing Macbeth in a Barbour this is the place to head.
The shopping destination is just 17-minutes away by train. If you’ve had your eye on a particular bag or a pair shoes, Bicester is the place to head with an array of exclusive deals and discounts.
Woburn Safari Park
It’s time to take a walk on the wild side. Discover more at the lovely Woburn Safari. Where you wind up your windows, buckle up and get ready for a Safari adventure. From Rhinos to Lions to cheeky Monkeys. You will be sure to leave with some fantastic new memories.