Enjoy the Henley Royal Regatta on a Weekend Break, Short Break or Holiday

Henley Royal Regatta Cottage Breaks

A wonderfully British summer sporting and social occasion, the Henley Royal Regatta is the best known rowing regatta in the world hosting some 200 International standard races over 5 days.

Held on a 1 mile 550 yard stretch of the the River Thames at Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire (although Berkshire and Buckinghamshire are close by) the Regatta has been raced since 1839. The racing can be enjoyed from various enclosures alongside the river.

The five day Regatta is held on the first weekend in July, in 2015 between 1st July and 5th July) is perfect for a cottage weekend break, short break or holiday. See some excellent self catering below and find out more about the Henley Royal Regatta below that.

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Lane House Farm in Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire, Central England

Lane House Farm, Shipton-under-Wychwood

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Lane House Farm self catering accommodation in Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire sleeps 16. This 6 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . Prices at Lane House Farm start from £2876 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Lane House Farm


Sleeps 10 or more Garden Open fire or wood burner

Norton Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Norton Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges, Kingham

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Norton Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This luxury Lodge is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Hot Tub . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include golf horse riding fishing . Prices at Norton Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges start from £485 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Norton Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 4 Fishing close by Golf close by Internet WIFI available Ideal for a romantic break Hot tub Luxury self catering

King Johns Barn in Leafield, Oxfordshire, Central England

King Johns Barn, Leafield

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King Johns Barn self catering accommodation in Leafield, Oxfordshire sleeps 8. This 4 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden . It also has Internet access. King Johns Barn does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at King Johns Barn start from £1275 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about King Johns Barn


Sleeps 8 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available

Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote in Thrupp, Oxfordshire, Central England

Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote, Thrupp

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote in Central England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 2. This 1 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached . It also has Internet access. Prices at Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote start from £311 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote


Sleeps 2 Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering Manor Farm Cottages - The Dovecote Customer Feedback and Reviews

Homestead Barn in Barford St Michael, Oxfordshire, Central England

Homestead Barn, Barford St Michael

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Homestead Barn self catering accommodation in Barford St Michael, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 1 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . Homestead Barn does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Homestead Barn start from £256 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Homestead Barn

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly

Westover Cottage in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, Central England

Westover Cottage, Abingdon

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Westover Cottage in Central England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 4. This 2 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include golf . Westover Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Westover Cottage start from £393 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Westover Cottage customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Westover Cottage


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Golf close by Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner Games room Luxury self catering Westover Cottage Customer Feedback and Reviews

Ryeworth Cottage in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Ryeworth Cottage, Kingham

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Ryeworth Cottage self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Swimming Pool Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Prices at Ryeworth Cottage start from £2115 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Ryeworth Cottage


Sleeps 6 Indoor pool Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Hunter Cottage in Clanfield, Oxfordshire, Central England

Hunter Cottage, Clanfield

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Hunter Cottage self catering accommodation in Clanfield, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Activities close by include golf fishing . Prices at Hunter Cottage start from £346 but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Hunter Cottage


Sleeps 2 Fishing close by Golf close by Garden Ideal for a romantic break Easy walking close by

Harvest Barn in Stonesfield, Oxfordshire, Central England

Harvest Barn, Stonesfield

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Harvest Barn self catering accommodation in Stonesfield, Oxfordshire sleeps 12. This 6 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . Harvest Barn does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Harvest Barn start from £2715 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Harvest Barn


Sleeps 10 or more Pet friendly Garden Open fire or wood burner

Dinckley Court in Burcot-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, Central England

Dinckley Court, Burcot-on-Thames

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Dinckley Court in Central England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 16. This 8 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached . It also has Internet access. Dinckley Court does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Dinckley Court start from £2185 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Dinckley Court customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Dinckley Court


Sleeps 10 or more Pet friendly Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering Dinckley Court Customer Feedback and Reviews

 

 

Henley Royal Regatta

First held in 1839 the Henley Royal Regatta has a long and distinguished rowing and social event history. In fact it's older than any of the national and international Rowing Federations that now officially recognise it. It has enjoyed Royal Patronage since 1851 when HRH Prince Albert became its first Patron. Every reigning Monarch since has consented to be Patron since.

You will see lots of racing each day. The Henley Regatta works on a knock-out draw with only 2 boats racing in each heat so that means there can be some 90 races on a day leaving at 5 minute intervals. As the course take about 7 minutes to complete you will often see 2 races on the course at the same time - so you are never going to be short of something to cheer!

There are 20 events in total at the Regatta covering everything from Coxless pairs and and Double Sculls to Fours and Eights. The finals for all the events and prize giving are on the last day of the Regatta.

Of course in addition to the rowing Henley has become well established in the social society scene, very much the place to be seen in the summer social calendar. The Stewards Enclosure has a strict dress code in accordance with this and you will see plenty of fashion, champagne and strawberries and cream. The Regatta Enclosure is less formal - see below - but still a great day out on the bank of the Thames.

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Henley Royal Regatta Tickets and Information

The Regatta Enclosure at the Henley Royal Regatta is open to the general public (the Stewards Enclosure is Members and Guests Only) and offers seating alongside the river in an open grandstand.

Children of all ages welcome in the Regatta Enclosure (under 14s are free when with an paying adult). You can buy tickets to the Regatta Enclosure by calling 01491 571900.

You can find out lots of other important information including spectator advice at the official Henley Royal Regatta website.

 

Self Catering near Henley Royal Regatta

Above you will find a selection of self catering cottages and apartments in Oxfordshire which provide a good base for a weekend break, short break or holiday within easy reach of the rowing Regatta. If these do not meet your needs, below we have provided some alternative searches

 

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