HOTELS & INNS IN THE BANBURY AREA

1.   Banbury Cross Inn 7 Butchers Row, Banbury OX16 5JH Telephone: 01295 279014 Traditional pub with lovely clean rooms to stay in - delicious breakfast served in the morning.

2.   Banbury House Hotel Oxford Road, Banbury OX16 9AH Telephone: 01295 259361 Close to the centre of Banbury, this striking Georgian property combines traditional style with modern facilities and a welcoming interior. Comfortable bedrooms & suites, the contemporary style of THE restaurant & BAR 29, and great service from our experienced friendly team of staff, the Best Western Banbury House Hotel will not fail to please you. Whether your visit is for business or pleasure, we promise to work hard to ensure that you have an enjoyable stay.

3.   The Bell Inn High Street, Adderbury, OX17 3LS Telephone: 01295 810338   The Bell Inn has been a public house since 1779 and some of the oak panelling can still be seen in the Lounge Bar which has a traditional open fire. Our two bedrooms are furnished to a country cottage style & standard throughout. The comfort of our guests is paramount and we never lose sight of the fact that you want to relax. Free wireless internet access - Colour Television - Tea and coffee making facilities - Radio Alarm - Hairdryer - Iron & Ironing board available on request Please call for our best prices, prices are per room including full English breakfast and VAT.

4.   The Blinking Owl Country Inn Main Street, North Newington OX15 6AE Telephone: 01295 730650 2 and a half miles from Banbury, 17th Century Pub with Oak Beams and Log Fires. Converted Barn for B & B Accommodation and small restaurant. All traditional ales.

5.   The Bowling Green Steakhose Restaurant & Private Hotel Overthorpe Road, Banbury, OX17 2XA Telephone: 01295 263465 Our twin rooms, decorated and furnished in a continental style have much to offer our guests. With all the facilities you need and a complimentary breakfast included in our rates we offer excellent value for money. With free Wi-Fi Internet access in all rooms, our business customers can be sure that they can keep their lines of communication open throughout their stay.

6.   Cromwell Lodge Hotel 9-11 North Bar, Banbury OX16 0TB Telephone: 01295 259781 The Cromwell, has 25 en suite rooms, singles, doubles, twins and feature rooms. Three ground floor rooms are available. All rooms have TV, telephone, hairdryer, iron/ironing board and tea/coffee making facilities. Free Wifi. 25 rooms available. Dogs welcome on site.Children welcome. Free Wifi available in bedrooms and public areas

7.   The Deddington Arms Horsefair, Deddington OX15 0SH Telephone: 01869 338364 The Deddington Arms is a fully refurbished 16th century country inn hotel. 27 rooms en suite (including Cottage Suites and also Four Poster Beds) - Free WiFi throughout hotel - Real Ale Bar - Special Hotel Deals including Weekend Breaks. - AA Rosette Award Winning Fresh Food restaurant (and Event Dining) - Friendly professional staff, with expertise in event management - Business Hotel facilities in "non-corporate" environment - Original Oak Beam bar with its flagstone floor and cosy fireplace - Late Room Last Minute bookings with best price available.

8.   Duke of Cumberlands Head Main Street, Clifton OX15 0PE Telephone: 01869 338534 Located in the beautiful village of Clifton In Oxfordshire, The Duke of Cumberland’s Head is the perfect location from which to explore this stunning part of the English countryside. We offer five uniquely decorated en suite bedrooms including double rooms and family rooms, at the most competitive rates in the local area. Whether staying overnight, or settling down for a holiday, our friendly, personable service will ensure that your stay will be both comfortable and enjoyable.

9.   Easington House Hotel 50 Oxford Road, Banbury OX16 9AN Telephone: 01295 270181 We offer a selection of single, double, twin and family rooms including a Four Poster Bedroom, all of which are en-suite and are individually decorated and furnished. The rooms include digital flat screen TVs, hairdryers, a hospitality tray, free Internet access, direct-dial telephones and quality toiletries.

10.   The Elephant & Castle Humber Street, Bloxham, OX15 4LZ Telephone: 01295 720383 An original 16th century coaching inn, the pub straddles the old A361 Banbury to Chipping Norton road. This classic ale house boasts lots of history & bags of character. We have two beautiful, light and airy en-suite rooms. One is a Double room, the other a Twin. Both are furnished to a high standard with lovely views over the village and the church.

12.  The Horse & Groom Inn Main Road, Milcombe, OX15 4RS Telephone: 01295 722142 If it's a traditional Country Coaching Inn you seek then look no further than the Horse and Groom Inn at Milcombe. Our 17th century Inn with Ivy clad Cotswold stone, low beams, flagstone floors and roaring log fires offers all the charm and eccentricity of a village local whilst providing excellent food, comfortable accommodation and a very warm welcome making The Horse and Groom Inn the ideal place to stop a while.

13.  The Lampet Arms Hotel Main Street, Tadmarton, OX15 5TB Telephone: 01295 780070 The Lampet Arms is a free house serving traditional cask ales, a selection of fine wines and home cooked food, with guest Bed & Breakfast accommodation in 4 spacious rooms.Tadmarton is a peaceful and relaxing place to stay and The Lampet Arms has 4 guest rooms to let in a beautifully converted coach house to the rear of the main building. The spacious rooms all have en suite facilities, direct dial telephone, TV, tea/coffee making and private access. Our B&B accommodation has been awarded 3 diamonds by the AA. Rooms are available for single, double and family occupancy and all enjoy separate, external access allowing guests' privacy combined with convenient access to the dining and bar facilities.

14.  The Lismore Hotel 61 Oxford Road, Banbury OX16 9AJ Telephone: 01295 267661 All of our rooms are decorated to a standard much higher than you would normaly expect for a small local hotel. Each room has décor and furniture matched to its size, giving a warm ambience and undeniable quality. All our rooms have private en-suite bathrooms, the usual tea and coffee making facilities as well as our own special touches. Each room has Freeview television and fresh orange juice and mints to make you feel more welcome. There is an iron and ironing board in every room, and if your stay is longer than expected, we can even help with your laundry needs.

15.  The Premier Inn Stroud Park, Ermont Way, Banbury, OX16 4AE Telephone: 0871 527 9458 Ride a cockhorse to Banbury Cross to enjoy a great night's sleep in our Banbury hotel. It has new-generation bedrooms each featuring an impressive 40" flat screen TV, bright, modern bathroom with a large shower head, and brand new, slumber-inducing, king-size Hypnos bed. Premier Inn Banbury is a short distance from the town centre where you can see the fine lady upon a white horse, shop and go to the Banbury Museum. Venture further afield to navigate the Oxford Canal in a narrowboat and visit nearby Broughton Castle. Be careful not to overdo the Banbury cakes because Thyme, our onsite restaurant, will be waiting to serve you a tasty dinner.

16.  The Red Lion The Green, Adderbury OX17 3NG Telephone: 01295 810269 The Red Lion is an historic ancient Royalist owned hostelry, dating back from the Civil War. A list of landlords has been proudly retained since 1690 and is displayed in the old oak beamed bar. There are 13 comfortable en suite bedrooms, each with individual character. The feature room can be found on the ground floor. All rooms have TV, stereo, telephone, hairdryer, iron/ironing board and tea/coffee making facilities. Free Wifi.

17.  The Star Inn Manor Road, Sulgrave, OX17 2SA Telephone: 01295 760389    Situated in an idyllic village location, the Star Inn offers a warm welcome with fine ales, home cooked food and well appointed bedrooms.  Our four intimate bedrooms all have a character of their own as you may imagine being part of a 300 year old former farmhouse, and afford you a comfortable base for an overnight or longer stay with us, be it for business or pleasure. Wake up fresh and relaxed to the sound of the birds and follow with a sumptuous full country breakfast before setting off on your onward journey.

18.  The Sun Inn High Street, Hook Norton, OX15 5NH Telephone: 01608 737570 Built in cotswold stone with welcoming open fires, flagstone floors and barley hops adorning the bars, this traditional English Public House prides itself on it's warm and relaxed atmosphere. The restaurant offers excellent cuisine, all home made and cooked to order. Excellent Bed & Breakfast facilities too.

19.    The Unicorn Inn Market Place, Deddington, OX15 0SE Telephone: 01869 338838 The Unicorn Inn offers comfortable en-suite bedrooms which have an abundance of charm and unique character features.The Unicorn Inn restaurant offers excellent home cooked food, using locally sourced fresh produce. The menu offers many traditional pub favourites which compliment the slightly more contemporary dishes. We offer a great menu choice every day, featuring daily seafood specials, lighter bites and a full a la carte menu for both lunch and dinner. Suitable for meetings, smaller conferences and private parties.

20.   Whately Hall Hotel Banbury Cross, 17-19 Horse Fair, Banbury, OX16 0AN Telephone: 01295 253261 Mercure Whately Hall hotel is a 3 star hotel, located in central Banbury. Book the hotel for idyllic a 17th century surroundings, with many of the original features. The hotel has 69 modern guest rooms, each offering wireless internet and satellite TV. The Berkeley and Swift Restaurants offer dining in elegant surroundings, while the Hornton Bar has oak panels and an open fire. The 5 function rooms can hold up to 100 people, ideal for meetings or weddings.

21.  Wroxton House Hotel Silver Street, Wroxton St Mary, Nr. Banbury, OX15 6QB Telephone: 01295 730777 Those seeking to relax and discover some historic and fascinating areas of the country won’t be disappointed, whilst our business guests will be delighted by our personal service, attention to detail and tranquil working environment. All 32 rooms are simple, luxurious and welcoming with a choice of traditional in the original part of the house and contemporary in the new wing. You can request a double, king size or twin bedded room. Each of our rooms has a work area with desk, sitting area with easy chair and coffee table, LCD TV with 80 channels, free wi-fi internet access, refreshment tray, iron and ironing board, hairdryer and complimentary mineral water. Executive rooms are more spacious, with a seating area, king size beds and ipod docking stations.