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The Buffs Lodge Tackley

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
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English first
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in October 2017

The location is perfect. It is situated in a rural position, off the road, with a good size patio which is beautifully designed. There are two parking spaces plus more on the road. The station with a direct line into Oxford is a 10 minute walk away and the village has a small general store, again in walking distance. The...

Keith F
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Buff Lodge is in the small village of Tackley only 10 minutes by train to the centre of Oxford and 10 minutes to Blenheim Palace. The lodge is only a 5 minute walk to the train station. This makes the lodge ideal for exploring Oxford and north Oxfordshire. The lodge is well furnished with all the amenities for a holiday...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

The village location is good with the Cotswolds, Woodstock and Oxford nearby (there is an infrequent train service to Oxford from the nearby station). Good hosts and we enjoyed our stay.

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Bedroom 1, first floor, with double bed, 2 bedside tables with lamps,wardrobe, small chest of drawers, armchair, suitcase stand. Ensuite bathroom with shower.
Bedroom 2, ground floor, with kingsize bed which splits to twin beds (please advise preference on booking), 2 bedside tables with lamps, small chest of drawers, suitcase stand. Adjacent bathroom with bath.
Understairs cupboard with ironing board and iron.
Large ground floor kitchen/lounge-diner. The kitchen is fully fitted and equipped with electric hob, fan oven, fridge-freezer, microwave oven, toaster, kettle and caftiere.The lounge-diner has a dining table, 4 chairs and storage unit, and the lounge has 2 comfortable sofas, 2 coffee tables and a TV. There are patio doors to the paved patio area and eco garden.
Gas central heating i...
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House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Not suitable for children under 5 years
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Oct 1, 2017 -
Dec 21, 2017
3 nights
Dec 22, 2017 -
Jan 4, 2018
7 nights -- --
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
20% deposit if more than eight weeks before arrival,full payment four weeks before arrival
Paypal or internet bank transfer.

10% Discount for bookings more than 3 weeks duration
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About the neighborhood
Blenheim Palace World Heritage Site and Rousham House and Gardens are both a short distance away. The historic University City of Oxford is only 10 minutes by train from Tackley station(10 minutes walk from the property).
There is boating of all types on the Thames and Cherwell and numerous cycleways and footpaths.
Oxford provides a host of musical and theatrical events throughout the year as does Blenheim Palace.
Good shopping and restaurants can be found in Oxford and at the internationally acclaimed Bicester village designer outlet.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: London Heathrow: 49.7 mi
Railway: Tackley Station: 0.2 mi
Ferry: Portsmouth: 93.2 mi
Approaching from the north and east via the M40 take the exit at junction 10 and follow the signs to Ardley. After Ardley turn right to Upper Heyford and continue through the former airbase. At the end of the road turn left through Lower Heyford then turn left at the traffic lights passing Rousham House on the left. Take the first left signed to Tackley. On entering the village take the first left on to Nethercote Road signed to the station and the entrance to the property is the first drive on the left after the thatched cottage.

Approaching from the south and west via the A34 take the Evesham and Woodstock exit and at the first roundabout follow the signs to Kidlington. Take the A4260 through Kidlington towards Banbury. Approx. 3 miles north of Kidlington turn right into Tackley opposi...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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