Heath Farm Holiday Cottages

West Oxfordshire


4-5 Visit England Stars 4– 54-5 Visit England Stars
Swerford, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 4BN

Tel: 01608 683270

Heath Farm Holiday Cottages


Five award-winning luxury self-catering holiday cottages, each sleeping 2 – 4 adults, lovingly converted from old stone farm buildings set in 70 acres of meadow and woodland. An exquisite and tranquil base for exploring the Oxfordshire Cotswolds.
These very individual stone cottages offer guests the ultimate in comfort, quality and cleanliness and a chance to enjoy the high standards of craftsmanship which is the hallmark of this idyllic retreat.

Furniture and fittings have been built by Cotswolds craftsmen in English hardwoods, much of it from the farm’s own trees, and a local blacksmith has been commissioned to create imaginative ironwork to enhance many of the doors, windows and the open fireplaces. Floors are slate, terracotta or wood and soft furnishings are in natural materials.
• Award winning, Gold standard
• Four and five star self catering
• Extensive grounds
• Open fires and free firewood
• Spring water on tap
• Owners on site
• Wealth of natural materials
• Hand crafted furniture and fittings
• Fresh air, space and freedom
• Pet free accommodation
• Electric vehicle charging point
A place where time seems to move at a slower pace. Heath Farm has naturally luxurious, superior crafted cottages nestled in among 70 acres of the most stunning North Oxfordshire Cotswold Countryside. Enjoy the fresh air, space and freedom we have to offer.

David and Nena have created an oasis where the attention to detail and quality of the materials make for a sumptuous and relaxing stay. You‘ll be hard pushed to find somewhere else quite like this.

These very individual Gold Rated stone cottages offer guests the ultimate in comfort, quality and cleanliness and a chance to enjoy the high standards of craftsmanship which is the hallmark of this idyllic retreat.

You’ll be warmly welcomed to the farm by the Barbours. The family live on site and will be happy to get you settled in and are available throughout your stay should you need any information or help.  Unlimited firewood, fresh flowers*, cake and crisp clean spring water all from the farm are all supplied upon your arrival. We also provide picnic hampers in each cottage so that you can enjoy eating out in the grounds.

David and Nena Barbour with their family have spent over fifty years making Heath Farm what it is today. The cottages have been lovingly restored to maintain all the rustic charm of old farm barn buildings whilst providing first class natural luxury and superior craftsmanship.

We want you to enjoy all the wonderful aspects of the farm so please take a look around our website where you’ll find a wealth of information to make your stay truly memorable. We look forward to welcoming you to share what they have created.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Beechnut Cottagefrom £582.00 to £944.00 per unit per week
Chestnut Cottagefrom £673.00 to £1,044.00 per unit per week
Cobnut Cottagefrom £850.00 to £1,515.00 per unit per week
Hazlenut Cottagefrom £501.00 to £845.00 per unit per week
Walnut Cottagefrom £799.00 to £1,322.00 per unit per week

*Cobnut & chestnut cottage can be combined via an internal doorway to create accommodation for 6 people. Walnut, Chestnut & Beechnut cottage have sofa beds for additional use.
Short breaks of 1-6 days available. Stays of over a week have multiple week discounts applied. Maximum stay in a cottage is 56 days.


Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Children's play area
  • Children's videos/DVDs available
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • CD player in lounge
  • Children aged 12yrs+ welcome
  • Children aged 5+yrs welcome
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Linen available free of charge
  • Linen provided
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year

Leisure Facilities

  • Arrangements for riding/pony trekking
  • Cycle Hire
  • Golf Course close by

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Midweek breaks
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Weekend breaks

Provider Preferences

  • Farm
  • In countryside

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms - All units have baths except Beechnut
  • Broadband
  • Colour TV
  • Dishwasher
  • Drying facilities
  • Ground Floor Room(s) - Hazelnut, Beechnut, Chestnut cottages
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Microwave
  • Radio in unit
  • Showers all rooms
  • Washing Machine

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Special provisions for cyclists


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Our accommodation is located on the A361 between Banbury and Chipping Norton, 200 meters away from the turning to Deddington on the B4031. Easy access from the M40 in Banbury. At the bottom of the drive you'll see a white sign for the cottages on the left. Follow it down to reception where you'll be greeted by us.

Sat Nav (OX7 4BN) should take you to directly to the farm.

We have ample safe parking here on site with drop off points nearer the cottages by the reception.

Public Transport Directions

Due to our rural location there are no direct stops by buses to Heath Farm. Teh closest bus stop would be Milcombe which is approximately 2.5 miles away. Nearest train stations are either Banbury or Charlbury. Taxi service is available from Banbury station. For a list of local taxi firms please go to: https://heathfarm.com/attraction/taxis/


  • 4-5 Visit England Stars
4-5 Visit England Stars


  • Visit England Awards -Annual Gold Annual Gold 2018
  • Green Tourism Business Scheme -Green Business Gold Green Business Gold 2023
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Beautiful South Awards Winners 2019/20 - Silver Beautiful South Awards Winners 2019/20 - Silver 2019
  • Tourism South East Award -The Beautiful South - Awards for Excellence 2020 - 2021 Bronze The Beautiful South - Awards for Excellence 2020 - 2021 Bronze 2021
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Beautiful South Awards Winners 2021/22 - Silver Beautiful South Awards Winners 2021/22 - Silver 2022
  • Tourism South East Award -Beautiful South Awards Winners 2023/24 - Gold Beautiful South Awards Winners 2023/24 - Gold 2023
  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member 24/25 - Silver Tourism South East Member 24/25 - Silver 2024

Opening Times

2024 (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

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