Staying at Hotels Information

Woodstock and the surrounding area is blessed with a number of fine hotels, so you can combine a visit to the Blenheim Palace Literary Festival with a relaxing break.  Some of them offer special rates for festival-goers.

Feathers Hotel – The Festival Hotel


The AA four-star Feathers Hotel in Woodstock is the official festival hotel. It is a 17th-century country townhouse hotel in the heart of the historic town of Woodstock. The hotel hosts many festival events and serves as the festival headquarters.

Feathers Hotel contact details are:

  • Telephone: 01993 812291
  • Address:   The Feathers, Market Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1SX
  • Email:   enquiries@feathers.co.uk
  • Website: www.feathers.co.uk

Eynsham Hall, Witney

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Eynsham Hall is a Jacobean-style mansion set in 3,000 acres of Oxfordshire parkland six miles from Blenheim Palace. It has an indoor swimming pool, sauna, state-of-the-art fitness studio and award-winning bar serving a varied menu.

Eynsham Hall contact details are:

  • Telephone: 01993 885203
  • Address:   Eynsham Hall Conference & Training Centre, North Leigh, Witney OX29 6PN
  • Website:   www.eynshamhall.com


Bear Hotel

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The AA four-star Macdonald Bear Hotel in Woodstock is an official festival hotel. It is set in what was once a 13th-century coaching inn and combines history and culture with exceptional facilities.

Bear Hotel contact details are:


The Randolph Hotel, Oxford


The AA five-star Macdonald Randolph hotel is ituated in the heart of Oxford, opposite the world-famous and recently restored and extended Ashmolean Museum. The Randolph was built in 1864. Fully refurbished, the hotel offers each guest the highest level of comfort and service in a traditional and welcoming environment.

Randolph Hotel contact details are:

  • Telephone: 0844 879 9132
  • Address:   Randolph Hotel, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LN
  • Email:   randolph@macdonald-hotels.co.uk
  • Website:   www.macdonaldhotels.co.uk/Randolph