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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Primrose Cottage in Lyneham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Primrose Cottage, Lyneham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

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


Sleeps 2 Golf close by Garden

Kingham Lodge in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Kingham Lodge, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Kingham Lodge self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This luxury Lodge is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Hot Tub . Activities close by include golf fishing . Kingham Lodge does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Kingham Lodge start from £475 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Kingham Lodge

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by Ideal for a romantic break Hot tub Luxury self catering

Hunter Cottage in Clanfield, Oxfordshire, Central England

Hunter Cottage, Clanfield

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

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

The Coach House in Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Coach House, Shipton-under-Wychwood

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

The Coach House 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 . Prices at The Coach House start from £418 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected The Coach House customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about The Coach House


Sleeps 4 Games room Luxury self catering The Coach House Customer Feedback and Reviews

Cleeveley Cottage in Holwell, Oxfordshire, Central England

Cleeveley Cottage, Holwell

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Cleeveley Cottage self catering accommodation in Holwell, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Prices at Cleeveley Cottage start from £745 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Cleeveley Cottage


Sleeps 4 Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Forget Me Not in Lyneham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Forget Me Not, Lyneham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Forget Me Not self catering accommodation in Lyneham, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Activities close by include golf . Prices at Forget Me Not start from £546 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Forget Me Not


Sleeps 4 Golf close by Garden

The Loft At Kingham in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Loft At Kingham, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

The Loft At Kingham self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Swimming Pool . It also has Internet access. Prices at The Loft At Kingham start from £1515 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about The Loft At Kingham


Sleeps 4 Indoor pool Garden Internet WIFI available

Keens Cottage in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Keens Cottage, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Keens Cottage self catering accommodation in Kingham, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Prices at Keens Cottage start from £637 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Keens Cottage


Sleeps 4 Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Little Barn in Ascott, Oxfordshire, Central England

Little Barn, Ascott

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Little Barn self catering accommodation in Ascott, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden . Little Barn does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Little Barn start from £649 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Little Barn


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Garden

Talbot Cottage in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire, Central England

Talbot Cottage, Stow-on-the-Wold

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Talbot Cottage self catering accommodation in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire sleeps 5. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden Open Fire/woodburner . Talbot Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Talbot Cottage start from £942 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Talbot Cottage


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Garden 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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