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While you may not have heard of Woodstock, you will probably have heard of Blenheim Palace
and Winston Churchill.
Woodstock is where you will find Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and nearby Bladon is where you can find his grave.
Woodstock means "settlement in the woods".
Many people will visit Blenheim Palace without actually venturing into Woodstock itself as the main entrance to Blenheim Palace is just outside Woodstock itself. If you are visiting Blenheim Palace, take some time out to venture into Woodstock as it has a charming centre with many shops, pubs and restaurants.
Woodstock AccommodationThe Kings Arms Hotel
The Kings Arms Hotel is privately owned by David and Sara Sykes and is centrally located in Woodstock making it highly favoured as a comfortable and convenient hotel. Having undergone a half million pound refurbishment involving the addition of seven more de-luxe bedrooms and doubling the size of the restaurant, this listed Georgian building has now been awarded 3-star quality rating by the AA and Southern Tourist Board.
Telephone: +44 (0)1993 813636The Feathers Hotel
The Feathers Hotel, situated in the centre of historic Woodstock just a few miles from the University city of Oxford, is a privately owned 17th century country town hotel. Originally seven separate houses, the hotel boasts character and charm with antiques, log fires and traditional English furnishings.
Telephone: +44 (0)1993 812291
Fantastic Offer at Blenheim Palace
If you purchase a Palace, Park and Gardens ticket at Blenheim Palace at the moment, you can upgrade it to a season ticket FREE OF CHARGE.
Woodstock AttractionsBlenheim Palace
Blenheim Palace is a World Heritage site and birthplace of Winston Churchill. Blenheim is one of the finest private house and estates in England. The Palace itself is surrounded by over 2000 acres of parkland and formal gardens.
Upcoming events at Blenheim Palace include can be found on our Blenheim Palace
Woodstock Outdoor Pool
Woodstock outdoor heated swimming pool is a magnificent facility and very popular during the summer season. The pool is heated to a very comfortable 29 degrees.
There is a main swimming pool approximately 25 metres long with diving board at the deep end. Adjacent to the main pool is a toddler's paddling pool. There are indoor changing rooms and showers and also on site there is a café and a large grassed picnic area.
Telephone +44(0)1993 811 785
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