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In luxurious eco-lodges over-looking rolling hills in Oxfordshire, complete with king size bed, hot tub, wood burning stove and private veranda. Walks and rides from the doorstep, country pubs and market towns.
Amongst Whipsnade’s rhinos and tigers on Dunstable Downs, with all the creature comforts of your own private lodge.
The long days of summer are the perfect time to experience one of the National Trust's 23 pop-up camping locations around the Chilterns Many will be offering food, live music and marshmallow toasting around a campfire. Don't delay, these are bound to sell quickly.
In the lap of luxury at Hartwell House where the French king once held court or at Cliveden House Hotel where fortunes were made, plots hatched and history changed.
On the spot for inspired cuisine in a Marlow pub, in a coaching inn in Watlington or right on the riverbank at the Swan in Streatley.
And enjoy self-catering in country cottages in other idyllic villages such as Turville, home to The Vicar of Dibley.
On hand for award-winning wines and beer, with tours and tastings in the Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery.
Where you and your horse can both enjoy a country break in Buckinghamshire.
In campsites with exhilarating country views: of the National Trust’s Ashridge Estate, of red kites soaring above the peaceful Radnage valley or of Ivinghoe Beacon – where the farm has pick-your-own fruits and vegetables in summer.
As a guest in the elite Leander Club where Olympian oarsmen and women trained for gold.
At youth hostels, perfectly positioned at Streatly-on-Thames and in the Quaker village of Jordans, where William Penn is buried beside the peaceful 17th century Friends’ Meeting House.
On a working farm in Chesham where you can press your own apple juice.
In a former brewery in the centre of Henley, or a country inn in quintessential South Stoke or the depths of Beechy Bucks with the Ridgeway passing right outside the door.
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The Swan, Streatley-on-Thames
The Swan at Streatley is an intimate country hotel with 39 ensuite bedrooms, offering informal luxury, a warm welcome, delicious food and tip-top service. The breath-taking river frontage provides ever changing views from the Riverside Restaurant and Bar, Terrace and Boat House Deli & Café. You’ll find helpful, friendly staff, local, seasonal food and a relaxed, chic style.
There are numerous walks and rides from the front door including The Ridgeway and Thames Path National Trails, or you can hire a boat to explore this beautiful area.
Tel 01491 878800 www.theswanatstreatley.com