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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Pear Tree Cottage in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire, Central England

Pear Tree Cottage, Stow-on-the-Wold

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Pear Tree Cottage self catering accommodation in Stow-on-the-Wold, Oxfordshire sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Pear Tree Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Pear Tree Cottage start from £975 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Pear Tree Cottage


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly Garden

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

Kingham Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Kingham 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 . Kingham Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Kingham Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges start from £475 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Kingham Lodge Plus at Bluewood Lodges

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


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

The Old Reading Room in Bledington, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Old Reading Room, Bledington

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

The Old Reading Room self catering accommodation in Bledington, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden Open Fire/woodburner . Prices at The Old Reading Room start from £554 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about The Old Reading Room


Sleeps 2 Garden Open fire or wood burner

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

Stable Cottage in Kingham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Stable Cottage, Kingham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Stable Cottage 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 . Stable Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Stable Cottage start from £575 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Stable Cottage

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


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

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

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

Weather Vane Cottage in Lyneham, Oxfordshire, Central England

Weather Vane Cottage, Lyneham

Cottage breaks in OxfordshireCentral England

Weather Vane Cottage self catering accommodation in Lyneham, Oxfordshire sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Activities close by include golf . Weather Vane Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Weather Vane Cottage start from £534 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Weather Vane Cottage


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Golf close by Garden

Grove Farm - Cherwell in Warmington, Oxfordshire, Central England

Grove Farm - Cherwell, Warmington

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Grove Farm - Cherwell in Central England has a 5 star rating and can sleep up to 8. This 3 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . Grove Farm - Cherwell does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Grove Farm - Cherwell start from £410 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Grove Farm - Cherwell customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Grove Farm - Cherwell


Sleeps 8 Pet friendly Games room Luxury self catering Grove Farm - Cherwell Customer Feedback and Reviews

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

 

 

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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