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The Blowing Stone
4 out of 5
The Blowing Stone, Kingston Lisle, Wantage, England
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4.29 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Perfect hosts.

"This has to be without doubt the most professional host I have met in a hotel. Perfect room, everything demonstrated and explained, dinner was amazing and definitely all made in house. Could not fault the place and somewhere I would return with the wife for not just for working away."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2019

The Blowing Stone
De Vere Cotswold Water Park
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21.14 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (960 reviews)

"The property was situated by a lake and has good water amenities close by. There is also some trail routes for walkers and runners."…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

De Vere Cotswold Water Park
The Star Inn
4 out of 5
Watery Lane, Sparsholt, Wantage, England
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The price is £85 per night from 26 Nov to 27 Nov
3.03 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (71 reviews)

"Great service and exceptional food. Good accommodation."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

The Star Inn
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La Fontana Italian Restaurant With Rooms
4 out of 5
Oxford Road, East Hanney, Wantage, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night from 26 Nov to 27 Nov
3.94 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (266 reviews)

"Pleasant building, friendly service. Fine for a stop-over. Calm."…"

Reviewed on 6 Nov 2019

La Fontana Italian Restaurant With Rooms
Mather House Guest House
3 out of 5
Reading Road, East Hendred, Wantage, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night from 26 Nov to 27 Nov
4.18 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (112 reviews)

"Satisfactory did everything required & expected of a B&B"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jun 2020

Mather House Guest House
Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa
4 out of 5
Chesterton, Bicester, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £109 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
23.35 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (290 reviews)

"Nice place, nice staff!! Whats not to like....."…"

Reviewed on 24 Aug 2020

Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa
voco Reading
4 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £48 per night from 28 Nov to 29 Nov
22.06 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (716 reviews)

"Nice clean hotel. Staff very pleasant and general manager went out of his way to get us a newspaper. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2020

voco Reading
The Highfield Barn - Modern & Spacious 4bdr With Garden & Parking
Highfield Barn, West Hanney, Wantage, England
The price is £320 per night from 14 Dec to 15 Dec
3.4 mi from city centre
The Highfield Barn - Modern & Spacious 4bdr With Garden & Parking
The Highfield Barn - Modern & Spacious 4bdr With Garden & Parking
The Volunteer
3.5 out of 5
Station Road, Grove, Wantage, England
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The price is £65 per night from 26 Nov to 27 Nov
2.22 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (25 reviews)

"Brilliant food"…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep 2018

The Volunteer
The Greyhound Inn
3.5 out of 5
Main Street, Letcombe Regis, Wantage, England
The price is £95 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.99 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (45 reviews)

"Very good all round with nice little touches. Room on the smaller side so probably not for a week stay but for a night or 2 excellent. Food superb"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

The Greyhound Inn
Charney Manor
3 out of 5
Charney Bassett, Wantage, England
The price is £65 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
4.63 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (22 reviews)
Peaceful place

"Very quite place at a really cute little village. I wish I could stay longer. Definitely recommend for a retreat or get away from the daily routine."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2020

Charney Manor
Super Double Bed Flat in Historic Wantage With Free Off Street Parking
Jurys Inn Oxford
4 out of 5
Godstow Road, Wolvercote Roundabout, Oxford, England
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The price is £60 per night from 26 Nov to 27 Nov
15.52 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (1,149 reviews)

"The bathroom was too tiny, I struggled to get in the shower, having to squeeze down by the toilet to shut the door fully, then having to move the screen door to actually get in."…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2020

Jurys Inn Oxford
The Dovecote , a Self Contained Cottage in a Peaceful Garden
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1.07 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Lovely property in great part of the country

"Property great. Location excellent. Hostess lovely, All good!"…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2020

The Dovecote , a Self Contained Cottage in a Peaceful Garden
Comfortable and Private House, 2 Bed, Central, Parking
Alfred’s Lodge
3 out of 5
23 Ormond Road, Wantage, England
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0.59 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (71 reviews)

"We used it as a base for visiting relatives. When we returned in the evening it was too cool to stay up, so we went straight to bed as there was no independent heating. I would be cautious about staying in the winter because of the lack of heat. Apart from at check in and at breakfast we didn’t see ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Apr 2017

Alfred’s Lodge
Hilton Reading Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £53 per night from 26 Nov to 27 Nov
22.08 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (954 reviews)

"We absolutely loved our recent stay at the Hilton reading. The location was brilliant just off of the motorway, as we used it as a stop off point on the way back from Cornwall. As always, the staff went out of their way to help as much as possible, the facilities were brilliant and the room was clean ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2020

Hilton Reading Hotel
Ramada by Wyndham Oxford
3 out of 5
Welcome Break Service Area, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £26 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
17.87 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (971 reviews)

"Overall it was a nice place to stop, especially that we met Daiana that was wonderful and gave us a great customer service, above the level of the hotel. First night we were disappointed as we thought we are going to get a room like the one advertised in photos where we booked, spoken with Daiana ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Oxford
The Bear Hotel
3 out of 5
Market Place, Wantage, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
0.49 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (55 reviews)

"Old coaching inn still had character but with contemporary twist ."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2020

The Bear Hotel
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Visiting Wantage

Luxury-minded travellers will find upscale places to stay in Wantage, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Welcoming and cosy, this city also attracts tourists with its bars. Top sights around the area include Covered Market, Ashmolean Museum and University Church of St Mary the Virgin.

  • There are 13 hotels and other accommodation options in Wantage
  • The closest major airport is in Oxford (OXF), 18 mi (29 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in London (LHR-Heathrow), 42.8 mi (68.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Wantage

Notable places to visit in the larger region include Covered Market, Ashmolean Museum and University Church of St Mary the Virgin. In the area, you'll also find Radcliffe Camera and Sheldonian Theatre.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 13 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Wantage. Here you'll find top ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Greyhound Inn - With a stay at this 3.5-star inn, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • The Blowing Stone - Our customers like the breakfast and helpful staff at this B&B. With a stay at this 4-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Manor Farm Bed & Breakfast - Amenities in this 3-star B&B guestroom include free WiFi and a coffee maker. Expedia customers like its breakfast and overall value.

Popular places to visit in the area include Oxford University Museum of Natural History, located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the heart of the city, and Pitts Rivers Museum, which is 14.3 mi (23.1 km) away.

Dressing for Wantage

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 12°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 1°C
  • From April to June, the average is 21°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 22°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 3°C as the night-time average
  • About 855 millimetres of rain falls on Wantage each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 21°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Wantage?
The Star Inn is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star inn offers a restaurant and a bar. Reviews from our site also recommend Charney Manor and The Bear Hotel as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Wantage, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Wantage.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Wantage?
Based on reviews, Mather House Guest House is a popular 3-star B&B for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Wantage?
The Star Inn is a top dog-friendly inn, and offers a restaurant along with TVs for its human guests.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Wantage?
Brook Barn Country House is a 5-star B&B with a bar, and a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a luxurious stay. Another upscale choice for your stay is La Fontana Italian Restaurant With Rooms.

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