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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The Stowaway in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Stowaway, Stow-on-the-Wold

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

The Stowaway self catering accommodation in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. The Stowaway does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at The Stowaway start from £865 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about The Stowaway


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly Internet WIFI available

The Stalls in Aynho, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Stalls, Aynho

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

The Stalls in Central England has a 5 star rating and can sleep up to 8. This 4 bedroom luxury Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. Prices at The Stalls start from £760 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about The Stalls


Sleeps 8 Garden Internet WIFI available Luxury self catering

Laughtons Retreat in Stonesfield, Oxfordshire, Central England

Laughtons Retreat, Stonesfield

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Laughtons Retreat self catering accommodation in Stonesfield, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden . Laughtons Retreat does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. It is listed as wheelchair accessible but please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Laughtons Retreat start from £736 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Laughtons Retreat


Sleeps 4 Disabled/Wheelchair Access Pet friendly Garden

Grove Farm - Hanwell in Warmington, Oxfordshire, Central England

Grove Farm - Hanwell, Warmington

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Grove Farm - Hanwell in Central England has a 5 star rating and can sleep up to 5. This 3 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Grove Farm - Hanwell does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Grove Farm - Hanwell start from £343 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Grove Farm - Hanwell customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Grove Farm - Hanwell


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering Grove Farm - Hanwell Customer Feedback and Reviews

Bluebell Cottage in Lyneham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Bluebell Cottage, Lyneham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Bluebell Cottage self catering accommodation in Lyneham, Oxfordshire sleeps 3. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Prices at Bluebell Cottage start from £504 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Bluebell Cottage


Sleeps 2 Garden

Churchill Lodge in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Churchill Lodge, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Churchill Lodge self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 6. This luxury Lodge is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Hot Tub . Activities close by include golf fishing . Prices at Churchill Lodge start from £575 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Churchill Lodge

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 6 Fishing close by Golf close by Ideal for a romantic break Hot tub Luxury self catering

West Barn in Tackley, Oxfordshire, Central England

West Barn, Tackley

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

West Barn self catering accommodation in Tackley, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden . It also has Internet access. West Barn does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at West Barn start from £505 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about West Barn


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available

Juliet Lodge at Bluewood Lodges in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Juliet Lodge at Bluewood Lodges, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Juliet Lodge at Bluewood Lodges self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. 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 Juliet Lodge at Bluewood Lodges start from £539 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Juliet Lodge at Bluewood Lodges

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 2 Fishing close by Golf close by Internet WIFI available Ideal for a romantic break Hot tub Luxury self catering

Wisteria Cottage in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Wisteria Cottage, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Wisteria Cottage self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This luxury Lodge is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Hot Tub . Activities close by include golf fishing . Wisteria Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Wisteria Cottage start from £449 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Wisteria Cottage

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by Ideal for a romantic break Hot tub Luxury self catering

Old Forge Cottage in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire, Central England

Old Forge Cottage, Stow-on-the-Wold

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Old Forge Cottage self catering accommodation in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Old Forge Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Old Forge Cottage start from £529 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Old Forge Cottage


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

 

 

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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