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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, soundproofing, free WiFi
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, soundproofing, free WiFi

Handywater Cottage B&B

5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHenley Bridge3 min drive
    Popular LocationLeander Club4 min drive
    Popular LocationRiver and Rowing Museum5 min drive
    AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)40 min drive

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  • Double Room (Sunflower Room)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Double Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Double Room (Wisteria Room)

    Room amenities

    • Valley view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room amenities

    • Valley view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area


Located in Henley-on-Thames, Handywater Cottage B&B is near the airport. Longridge Activity Centre and Beale Park are local attractions and those in the mood for shopping can visit Oracle and John Lewis Reading. Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary and Bracknell Ski Slope are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Henley Bridge - 3 min drive
  • Leander Club - 4 min drive
  • River and Rowing Museum - 5 min drive
  • Mill at Sonning - 14 min drive
  • Bisham Abbey - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Henley-on-Thames Station - 4 min drive
  • AirportHeathrow Airport (LHR) - 40 min drive


  • Angel on the Bridge - 3 min drive
  • Villa Marina - 3 min drive
  • Cau - 3 min drive
  • Giggling Squid - 3 min drive
  • The Chocolate Cafe - 3 min drive
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About this property

Handywater Cottage B&B

Luxury bed & breakfast with free breakfast and restaurant
Experience world-class service at Handywater Cottage B&B Boasting a garden and free WiFi, Handywater Cottage B&B is located in Henley on Thames. Featuring luggage storage space, this property also provides guests with a restaurant. Guests can make use of a terrace.Guest rooms in the guest house are fitted with a flat-screen TV. All rooms are equipped with a private bathroom with free toiletries. All guest rooms will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle.The daily breakfast offers continental, Full English/Irish or gluten-free options.Oxford is 19.3 miles from Handywater Cottage B&B, while Windsor is 14.3 miles away. London Heathrow Airport is 21.1 miles from the property. This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Henley on Thames! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.
Handywater Cottage B&B offers 4 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and free toiletries. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Linens
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Soundproofing



Check-in from 3 PM - 6 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 16 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 16 are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 75 per room (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

Children 16 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Handywater Cottage B&B Henley-on-Thames
Handywater Cottage Henley-on-Thames
Handywater Cottage
Handywater Cottage B B
Handywater Cottage B&B Bed & breakfast
Handywater Cottage B&B Henley-on-Thames
Handywater Cottage B&B Bed & breakfast Henley-on-Thames

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Handywater Cottage B&B and receive a full refund?
Yes, Handywater Cottage B&B offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Handywater Cottage B&B cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Handywater Cottage B&B pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Handywater Cottage B&B?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Handywater Cottage B&B?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 6 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Handywater Cottage B&B?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does Handywater Cottage B&B provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of GBP 75 per room applies.
Where is Handywater Cottage B&B located?
Situated near the airport, this luxury bed & breakfast is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Chiltern Hills and within 3 miles (5 km) of Henley Bridge and Leander Club. River and Rowing Museum is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) away.
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Amazing stay
Our stay was amazing and Natalie and Ray were the best hosts, very friendly and interesting to talk to. They helped to make this such an enjoyable getaway in a lovely area.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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What a wonderful place to stay. Natalie and Ray were exceptional hosts. Thank you
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hosts were wonderful and very accommodating. We are from America we could not have wished for better hosts or accommodations. One of the best trips of our lives and Natalie and Raymond helped make this happen. Beautiful property to spend a week.
Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

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