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The Buffs Lodge Tackley

5.0 of 5 bubbles
30 reviews
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
The picturesque village of Tackley is 8 miles north of Oxford a journey which takes 10 minutes on the local train and 40 minutes on the regular bus service.The village is close to the River Cherwell and the Oxford canal and has a pub serving food; there are many other eateries in nearby Woodstock and the surrounding area. Local amenities include an outdoor pool in Woodstock, golf courses, boating, cycleways and footpaths. Concert halls, museums, specialist shops, restaurants and theatres can be found in Oxford and there is good designer shopping at Bicester village.
The Buffs' Lodge has recently been converted to a very high standard and offers a spacious lounge/diner, well equipped kitchen, 2 bedrooms (1 ensuite), and family bathroom. The property has its own parking and is tucked away behind the former Kings Arms, now home to the o...
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About the Owner, Keith E
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 41 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL227941 by: Holiday Lettings
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Marlene N
Werkendam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We stayed at the Buffs Lodge for a week and had a lovely time. Beautiful English village, quiet and rural and a wonderful cottage. The luxury of two bathrooms, good beds, all the things no need in a house and a helpful host, what more can you want.

Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Remarkably spacious cottage with everything we could need complete with welcome pack and gorgeous farm cat. Fantastic hosts nearby ready to answer questions or give advice re supermarkets etc. A lovely little village outside Oxford and close to Blenheim Palace so lots to do. Thanks for a terrific stay.

Truro, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We were delighted with The Buffs Lodge. It is spacious and comfortable and very clean. The kitchen was extremely well equipped and even extras like dish washer tablets were supplied. The bathrooms were more like hotel bathrooms with plenty of towels, face flannels and shampoos and shower gels. The garden is lovely and the picnic table catches the sun all day. The train station is five minutes away and it is only nine minutes to...

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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.<BR>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.<BR>Understairs cupboard with ironing board and iron.<BR>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 ga... more
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Oct 1, 2016 -
Dec 21, 2016
3 nights
Dec 22, 2016 -
Jan 5, 2017
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Jan 6, 2017 -
Apr 6, 2017
3 nights
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20% deposit if more than eight weeks before arrival,full payment four weeks before arrival
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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.<BR><BR>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 i... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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