Here at the Vanbrugh House, Oxford hotel we encourage our guests to explore all that Oxford has to offer. The best way to do this is on foot and our boutique hotel in Oxford now offer bespoke walking tours with Oxford expert Isabella Underhill. Call us direct on 01865 244 622 to arrange your bespoke walking tour.
Oxford is an incredibly walkable city and a guided tour is the best way to explore and experience its many hidden secrets. Many literary heroes have wandered our City of Dreaming Spires.
We can arrange a bespoke tour for you at our Oxford hotel to take a guided stroll around the city that inspired renowned authors such as J.R.R Tolkien and C.S. Lewis to write their bestselling novels.
Visit the hallowed halls of world-famous Oxford University, where scenes from the acclaimed Harry Potter movies were filmed.
Favourites include a visit to literary heroes’ favourite pubs, places that inspired their writing, and of course a guide to Oxford University, where some of these much-loved authors studied.
The bespoke walking tour also features a brief overview of some of the city’s key historic landmarks such as The Bodleian Library, The Ashmolean, The Radcliffe Camera and Radcliffe Square.
I cannot recommend this hotel highly enough. The hotel itself was beautiful and an excellent location. The staff were so friendly and personable, they couldn't do enough for you. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and we're hoping to return in the future!
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