Macdonald Bear is situated in the heart of the Cotswolds, making it an ideal base for excursions throughout this beautiful part of England.
Located in the picture-postcard village of Woodstock, this charming market town is the perfect place to escape the rat race and enjoy life at an altogether slower pace.Local attractions includeBlenheim Palace (0.2 miles):
Step inside one of Britain's finest palaces and you'll see the State Rooms, filled with exquisite examples of superb craftsmanship and priceless treasures, collected over three centuries. Outside, revel in the beauty and tranquillity of the landscaped grounds. The Pleasure Gardens welcome young visitors and families with special activities throughout the seasons. To round off your visit, there's delicious food and a shop full of beautiful gifts too.Walking:
The 102-mile Cotswold Way walking trail follows the Cotswold Edge escarpment from Bath in the south to Chipping Campden in the north.Oxford (9 miles)
: Roam the historic city of Oxford and marvel at the stunning architecture, or linger in the city's many shops and museums.Bicester Village (13 miles)
: High-end shopping outlet full of luxury fashion, homeware and beauty brands. With over 130 stores this is a shopper’s paradise and attracts many tourists all year round.