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Cotswold Roaming - CLOSED

Address: 11 St Andrew's Lane | Headington, Oxford OX3 9YS, England
Phone Number: +44 1865 308300
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WITNEY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This village is Eynsham,halfway between Oxford&Witney,within easy reach of the Oxfordshire cotswolds.We tried the local pubs here over a period of time: White Hart-friendly but no atmosphere,food good but limited menu.Red Lion-bit quiet,only snack food available but welcoming.Swan hotel-food nice,basic menu.friendly pub.Talbot-close to the toll bridge,good menu & cheap,nice pub.Queens Head-terrible pub,wrong food order given to us,staff were rude when... More 

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north shields
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

the cotswolds in oxfordshire is a beautiful place a very English experience with ancient woodlands lively towns and many historic villages that are built from locally quarried honey coloured stone.Make sure to pop into one of the many tearooms and try a cotswold cream tea .The river thames runs through the oxfordshire cotswolds during the summer there are public boat... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

After several days in London seeing the normal attractions, we took a day to go to the English countryside. I had found Cotswold Roaming on Trip Advisor, and I can't recommend it enough. My wife and I joined 9 other people from all over the world for an intimate and informed tour. The bus was very comfortable and made numerous,... More 

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dannymikesdad, Owner at Cotswold Roaming, responded to this review

Hi James It is always a pleasure to share our beautiful countryside with such appreciative clients. I am about to retire and Cotswold Roaming will cease to operate on 19th January 2014. To receive your review at the end of 17 years of providing tours is very gratifying. Regards Philip More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We did the north Cotswold tour and it was led by Conrad. He did an excellent job. We went through several towns and made several stops along the way. Yes, there are bathroom breaks and yes there is enough time at a couple of the stops to shop and try the local cuisine. He knows the history of the area... More 

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maryland, usa
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84 reviews 84 reviews
28 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Three trips with Phillip over the years, and it still is not enough. Cotswold Roaming's little red bus already exhibits a Travel Advisor badge. I do wish he was not retiring in December as we would come back for his Castle Combe and Stratford trip. This time we did the full day tour of the Cotwolds. He filters out all... More 

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New Delhi, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Philip was just as awesome as the Cotswalds. Quirky humour, lots of information, great sights planned and he manages the tour so well, you almost hate it when it ends. He has been a teacher and has been around the world himself. He builds into the tour lots of expectations and then, promptly goes ahead delivers them. Small groups, lots... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We had a really great tour of these three sites with Philip our tour guide. He was extremely knowledgeable of the region and its history and had a great sense of humour. As he has been doing it for many ears he also knows all the great photo spots and highlights. The vehicle was clean and comfortable and he was... More 

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bgunawar@ap.ansell.com
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66 reviews 66 reviews
35 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The place was a serene typical English countryside and had beautiful old world houses with a particular type of brick and roofing. The walks through the parks were great.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We really had a fun during the tour. We would never had seen so many villages and sights if we had done this ourselves. Philip was a great guide with a great sense of humor. The ride was comfortable and we had plenty of time to stop and enjoy the sights. Philip was very knowledgeable about the history of the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Had a great day touring the countryside seeing Salisbury cathedral (amazing), Stonehenge and the stones and village of Avebury. Phillip our guide knew his stuff and blended facts with humour which made the day fun. Highly recommend a trip out to the Avebury Stones and SalisburyCatherdral.

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