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County - Oxfordshire | Map
Tel code: 01993 | code search
Postcode: OX18 | code search
Population: 1180
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Birthplace of:
Jessica Mitford
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Folk Customs:
Boars Head Feast
Hunting the Mallard
Magdalen College Oxford Outdoor Sermon
Needle and Thread Ceremony
The Bampton Morris

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Mermaid Inn
"Three friends and I stopped at the Mermaid for breakfast this morning.We ordered 2 poached eggs on toast and 2 danish. The toast had green mould on it and the ..." More

Mermaid Inn
"Took a relative for a meal at The Mermaid Inn, he was visiting from USA. We ordered a glass of wine each, I had white and he had red, when ..." More

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"Very disappointing visit. Although we had rung ahead to book and check they were dog friendly the seats they had for us were in the no dog area, which ..." More

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Burford is a town in Oxfordshire, often referred to as the ‘Gateway to the Cotswolds’. Its High Street is overlooked by 17th and 18th century Cotswold stone buildings, and slopes down to a bridge crossing the River Windrush. The Tudor house, Tolsey Hall, is located on the corner of Sheep Street, a reminder of the importance the wool trade once had in the area. Burford has a selection of mostly small, independent shops, including numerous antique shops and art galleries. The town also has its own golf course, separated by the A361, with 9 holes on each side. There are many hotels, restaurants and public houses in the town including: The Cotswold Gateway, The Lamb Inn, The Bay Tree, The Highway, The Royal Oak, The Mermaid, The Angel, The Cotswold Arms, The Golden Pheasant, The Bull, The Aziz and The Dragon Inn. The unusual church of St John is off the High Street. Originally Norman, it was remodelled in the fifteenth century and houses a Renaissance monument to Henry VIII’s barber and surgeon, alongside a Native American Indian memorial. The Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens in Burford is set around a Listed Victorian manor house and has a wide variety of animals in landscaped surroundings. There is also a narrow-gauge railway.

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Cotswold Wildlife Park

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Caravan Park

Burford Caravan Club Site
Wysdom Touring Park

Church

St John the Baptist

Doctor

Burford Surgery

Estate Agent

Mallams

Golf Club

Burford

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Bay Tree Hotel
Cotswold Gateway Hotel
Golden Pheasant Hotel
Inn For All Seasons (The)
Lamb Inn
Swan Inn
The Highway Inn

Market

Flea Market & Collectors' Fair

Pub and Bar

Bay Tree
Carpenters Arms
Cotswold Arms
Cotswold Gateway Hotel

Fox Inn
Inn For All Seasons (The)
Lamb Inn
Priory Restaurant
Swan Inn
The Highway Inn

Restaurant

Bay Tree
Carpenters Arms
Cotswold Gateway Hotel
Lamb Inn
Mermaid Inn
Priory Restaurant
Swan Inn
The Angel
The Bull at Burford
The Highway Inn

School

Burford School

Self-Catering

Cotswold Retreats
Manor Cottages

Solicitor

Kendall & Davies

Shops

Burford Garden Company
Eden Flowers
Whitehill Farm Nursery
WJ Castle
Reavley
Orvis Co Inc
Rose Dodd
Wren Gallery
Anderson Gallery
The Burford Gallery
Stone Gallery
Brian Sinfield Gallery
Burford Woodcraft

Antiques

David Pickup
Burford Antiques
Boxroom Antiques

Places to Stay near Burford

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Burford Lodge Hotel & Restaurant (0.12 miles)

Burford Lodge Hotel & Restaurant

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Reminiscent of its beginnings as an elegant country residence, this Victorian hotel has undergone a remarkable refurbishment. Chosen for leisure, business or romance; Owners Graham and Paula Cox have taken ... More

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Cotswold Gateway Hotel (0.14 miles)

Cotswold Gateway Hotel

The Cotswold Gateway is a family run hotel set in the heart of Burford which is situated in the historic Cotswold region of England. This charming hotel, bar and restaurant is ideally located for ... More | visit website

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The Bull at Burford (0.29 miles)

The Bull at Burford

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The Bull at Burford has been an Inn and has been receiving visitors since 1610. Famous visitors have included Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton (The room they used, The Trafalgar ... More

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Burford House (0.35 miles)

Burford House

Dating from the 17th century, Burford House is a eight bedroom town house situated in the lovely Cotswold town of Burford. Inside the atmosphere and ambience have a special quality, offering the comfort of a ... More | visit website

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Bay Tree Hotel (0.37 miles)

Bay Tree Hotel

Dating from 1584, the Bay Tree - a member of Classic British Hotels, was the home of Sir Lawrence Tanfield, a politician during the reign of Elizabeth I. Situated in picturesque Burford 'The Gateway to ... More | visit website

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Bay Tree (0.37 miles)

Bay Tree

Dating from 1584, the Bay Tree - a member of Classic British Hotels, was the home of Sir Lawrence Tanfield, a politician during the reign of Elizabeth I. Situated in picturesque Burford 'The Gateway to ... More | visit website

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Lamb Inn (0.39 miles)

Lamb Inn
Here it is easy to imagine that time has slipped back to some far gentler age, the The Lamb is everyone's dream of what an ancient English Inn should be, but with modern comforts, excellent ... More | visit website
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Manor Cottages (0.42 miles)

Manor Cottages
Set in some of the prettiest villages in England, our properties are all furnished to a high standard whilst retaining their essential character. Their rural location in unrivalled scenery will ensure a relaxing stay, whether ... More | visit website
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Swan Inn (1.78 miles)

Swan Inn
If you try and imagine the most beautiful English Country Pub you could do no better than The Swan at Swinbrook. Two miles east of Burford by a bridge on the River Windrush rest this ... More | visit website
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Inn For All Seasons (The) (2.96 miles)

Inn For All Seasons (The)

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This 17th century Cotswold coaching inn overlooking the rolling countryside continues to enhance its reputation for good food in a relaxed, traditional setting. Now under the direction of chef/Proprietor Matthew Sharp and ... More

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