South Oxfordshire

South Oxfordshire

Type:Towns & Villages

Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1BF
South Oxfordshire

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A world of heritage, culture and beautiful rural countryside awaits in South Oxfordshire. Featuring the River Thames and the Chiltern Hills, the area has much to offer, whether you are plan a relaxing weekend, a day trip or simply want to use the area as a base to visit attractions further afield.

Visit Henley on Thames - home of the Royal Regatta, and explore its abundance of shops, 15th century Chantry House and St. Mary’s Parish Church dating from 1204. Re-live Kenneth Grahame’s riverside tale, ‘The Wind in the Willows’ at the award-winning River and Rowing Museum.

Close by is Wallingford; a market town situated on the banks of the River Thames. It was built by King Alfred in the ninth century and ruins of William the Conqueror’s castle can be visited. Nearby is Dorchester Abbey, which has been a site of worship for 1300 years.

Visit Didcot Railway Centre where its unique collection of Great Western steam engines and regular visitors Thomas and Friends will amuse all the family.

There is also ample opportunity to walk or cycle in the Chilterns, along the Thames Path, the Oxfordshire Cycle Way and The Ridgeway National Trail.

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  1. Hobbs of Henley Boat Hire

    Hobbs of Henley – the best in boating since 1870.

    Hobbs provides a variety of ways…

    1.12 miles away
  2. Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips

    Hobbs and Sons Ltd (now named Hobbs of Henley Ltd) was established in 1870 and has…

    1.12 miles away
  3. River & Rowing Museum

    A unique, award-winning museum with galleries dedicated to rowing, the River Thames and…

    1.4 miles away
  1. Henley Golf Club

    Welcome to Henley Golf Club in Oxfordshire, a traditional member's club, situated just a…

    1.48 miles away
  2. Warburg Nature Reserve

    In this secluded valley high in the Chilterns you will find a mosaic of habitats from…

    3.62 miles away
  3. Stonor Park

    Stunning images of this ancient home and, deer park and beautiful gardens with…

    4.09 miles away
  4. Caversham Lakes

    This beautiful lake offers a wide range of activities from open water swimming, stand up…

    4.64 miles away
  5. Caversham Heath Golf Club

    Nestling on the borders of Berkshire & Oxfordshire, just outside of Reading you’ll find…

    4.69 miles away
  6. HUMOS Natural Perfumery

    HUMOS Natural Perfumery hosts a range of luxury fragrance and candle creation workshops…

    4.82 miles away
  7. Checkendon Equestrian Centre

    Established in 1994 and set in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside.

    Checkendon…

    5.05 miles away
  8. Better Boating Co

    John & Jack Patey welcome you to their family run business, established in 1971.

    5.31 miles away
  9. Thames Rivercruise Ltd.

    The perfect venue on the Upper Thames.

    5.4 miles away
  10. Caversham Boat Services


    Family business offering a fleet of well maintained traditional cruisers and narrowboats…

    5.46 miles away
  11. Thames Lido

    Thames Lido is a restored Victorian outdoor swimming pool which now offers a fully heated…

    5.56 miles away
  12. Stanlake Park Wine Estate

    English wine made by passionate professionals. A luxury for everyday life.

    Since 1979,…

    5.7 miles away
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