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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Homestead Barn in Barford St Michael, Oxfordshire, Central England

Homestead Barn, Barford St Michael

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

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

The Hayloft and The Stalls - The Hayloft in Aynho, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Hayloft and The Stalls - The Hayloft, Aynho

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

The Hayloft and The Stalls - The Hayloft in Central England has a 5 star rating and can sleep up to 6. This 3 bedroom luxury Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. Prices at The Hayloft and The Stalls - The Hayloft start from £501 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about The Hayloft and The Stalls - The Hayloft


Sleeps 6 Garden Internet WIFI available Luxury self catering

Moons End in Hook Norton, Oxfordshire, Central England

Moons End, Hook Norton

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Moons End in Central England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. Prices at Moons End start from £367 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Moons End


Sleeps 4 Garden Internet WIFI available

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

6 St George Yard in Burford, Oxfordshire, Central England

6 St George Yard, Burford

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

6 St George Yard self catering accommodation in Burford, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Open Fire/woodburner . Prices at 6 St George Yard start from £455 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about 6 St George Yard


Sleeps 2 Open fire or wood burner

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

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

Alfies Barn in Ambrosden, Oxfordshire, Central England

Alfies Barn, Ambrosden

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Alfies Barn 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 and features include: Detached Garden . It also has Internet access. Prices at Alfies Barn start from £454 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Alfies Barn customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Alfies Barn


Sleeps 4 Garden Internet WIFI available Easy walking close by Games room Luxury self catering Alfies Barn Customer Feedback and Reviews

Pheasant Cottage in Old Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire, Central England

Pheasant Cottage, Old Minster Lovell

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Pheasant Cottage self catering accommodation in Old Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden . It is listed as wheelchair accessible but please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Pheasant Cottage start from £633 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Pheasant Cottage


Sleeps 4 Disabled/Wheelchair Access Garden

Hunter Court in Clanfield, Oxfordshire, Central England

Hunter Court, Clanfield

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Hunter Court self catering accommodation in Clanfield, Oxfordshire sleeps 8. This 5 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include golf fishing . Hunter Court does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Hunter Court start from £947 for a short break but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Hunter Court


Sleeps 8 Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by Garden Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner Easy walking close by Games room

 

 

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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