Get an overview of this hotelVictorian hotel with full-service spa and golf course


Situated in a rural location, this spa hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Chipping Norton Golf Club, Rollright Stones, and Brailes Golf Club. Blenheim Palace and Oxfordshire Museum are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a golf course, and a restaurant. Free wired Internet in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 168 rooms provide 24-hour room service, WiFi, and TVs. In-room massages, hair dryers, and showers are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Heythrop Park Hotel features a golf course and an indoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired high-speed Internet access.

This 3.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 25 meeting rooms are available. This Victorian hotel also offers a health club, a steam room, and spa services. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Heythrop Park Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-out 
  • Total number of rooms - 168 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Tennis on site 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Health club 
  • Garden 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 25 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1800 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( GBP 0.00 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( GBP 9.00 per stay ), Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Television 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Phone 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 9 AM.

Terrace Restaurant - Overlooking the golf course and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including a health club. In addition to an indoor pool, other recreational amenities include a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Segway rental/tour on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and thalassotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 10 children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 19.95 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 0.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 9.00 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 50.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Heythrop Hotel
  • Heythrop Park Resort, Golf & Country Club Hotel Chipping Norton
  • Heythrop Park Chipping Norton
  • Heythrop Park Hotel
  • Heythrop Park Hotel Chipping Norton
  • Hotel Heythrop Park
  • Heythrop Park Hotel Country
  • Heythrop Park

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 10 children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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3.6 out of 5
75% of guests recommend
4.0 Room cleanliness
3.7 Service & staff
3.4 Room comfort
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beautiful hotel in huge beautiful grounds

4 out of 5
by from london
Posted Feb 21, 2017
Pros: room in the main part of the hotel
Location: bleinheim palace, childrens farm animal experience
we stayed for only one day but it was great the room was huge we will definitely go back. room service prices were reasonable
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Fantastic Location, great gardens

2 out of 5
by from Wirral
Posted Aug 10, 2016
Pros: Fantastic location, great gardens, it has so much potential
Cons: The beds badly need replacing and updating and the rooms are tired looking and need of quite a bit of maintenance to get it to where it should be.
Fantastic location, great gardens, it has so much potential but the rooms in the main manor house had the windows sealed shut so there was no ability to get fresh air in either the bedroom or the bathroom. It was a hot few days and the fans in the room did little to help and kept our 4 year old awake. In the end we had to leave the main door to the corridor open to get cool air for a while. The beds badly need replacing and updating and the rooms are tired looking and need of quite a bit of maintenance to get it to where it should be. The staff were very helpful, arranging other rooms, as first room was below floor level and the for price it was really disappointing, 2nd room was too small as we were a family of 3 and needed a single cot bed adding and there was no room for it. the third room worked for us space wise, lovely view and was just a bit dusty. All of the rooms beds were old and worn and could do with replacing and the windows painted shut. It was such a shame :(
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Beautiful setting

4 out of 5
by from Derby
Posted Aug 7, 2016
Pros: It's caricature and location
Cons: Cleanliness of corridors, there was grass on the floor when we arrived and 2 days later was still there.
Location: Lots to do, plenty of NT sites, Roman Villas and villages and towns to explore
Lovely building and grounds. Food was good if slightly limited in choice. Lovely location for a bit of piece and quiet. Good walks in the grounds with things to find.
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Haythrop Park recent stay

4 out of 5
by from Somerset
Posted Jun 4, 2016
Pros: The Haythrop hotel & grounds are a wonderful experience with much to explore & discover. The concierge & reception staff were very friendly & helpful
Cons: The management - it's obviously felt appropriate to cut corners on extremely important aspects. Improve the food & employ staff that honour the hotel!
Location: Location is in a stunning area with many famous places to visit
Summary of our stay - We stayed for one night in the Longview room, the room was lovely, comfortable with everything needed & the view just beautiful. The Haythrop estate is large with much to explore, discover & enjoy, we would have needed to stay for many more nights to discover all it has to offer. Swimming pool facilities very acceptable, although take care, the floor is extremely slippery & apparently the mens changing rooms were freezing. The downside 1. Some of the staff were super friendly, namely the wonderful concierge and reception staff and a few others but some really were not & seemed not to care in the slightest. 2. The food, for a hotel of this level is atrocious, we ate breakfast and at the Brassry for a lunch snack & evening meal. I think possibly a great summary of the standard of food is; the chefs special sweet 'Black Forest gateaux' which we were later informed was no longer available and now the chefs special was orange jelly, we refrained was asking if it was Rowntrees!! Absolutely nothing appears freshly cooked, everything is processed, there are no organic or free range options even the eggs are not free range. The breakfast although a large choice was again mostly processed food, none of the meat is presented as local. We may stay again as the old hotel, it's grounds & it's location is are all just wonderful but we will not eat a morsel of food it has to offer and expect very little from the majority of the staff.
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Beautiful house and grounds, poor staff

2 out of 5
Posted May 3, 2016
Lovely old house with lots of character and our room was huge, very comfortable. The cleanliness and general competence of the staff leaves much to be desired. Our room was not made up without having to ask, and dirty trays of tea cups and room service lay in the hall for hours, and overnight. Could do with better management.
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Hotel with style

5 out of 5
by from London
Posted Dec 12, 2015
Pros: The architecture of the original hotel and the friendliness of the staff
Cons: Covered access to the pool facilities
Location: Very secluded and near the Cotswold villages. Golf facilities
Pleasant experience. Enjoyed the Christmas deco and music in the grand Hall. Evening dinner excellent
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Majestic hotel in beautiful surroundings.

4 out of 5
by from London
Posted Dec 11, 2015
Pros: Historic, charming and a perfect hotel for a weekend break for a busy Londoner.
Cons: I believe Heythrop Park Hotel would look better without the Crowne Plaza extension, however it still blends well in with the surroundings.
Location: We went for a walk around the beautiful estate, which I would highly recommend. There are also some lovely villages and charming pubs nearby.
After reading some of the negative reviews we were a little bit concerned, however did not need to. We arrived in the afternoon and we were met by friendly and helpful staff. The room was modern in a Scandinavian style decor and very clean. I am definitely coming back here again!
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True English experience

4 out of 5
Posted Dec 1, 2015
Pros: Uniqueness
I enjoyed this stay as it was not the usual hotel room. I felt like I was staying in a castle and really enjoyed the character and atmosphere of the hotel.
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wonderful hotel in great grounds

5 out of 5
by from j
Posted Nov 26, 2015
stayed for 1 night as on a trip near Oxford. only chose here as I was on South west side of Oxford but what a place. had one small issue with the room but it was very quickly resolved - a good test of a hotel in my view and the staff responded quickly and couldn't do enough wifi is actually free unlike it says on Expedia I will certainly be back again
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5 out of 5
by from shropshire
Posted Nov 11, 2015
This is my second visit, although the last one, a year ago, was very good lots of the staff didn't understand English , which was a problem when ordering food or enquiring about something. This time the staff were fluent in English, very friendly and helpful and couldn't do more. Breakfast were good and so was the one evening meal we had in the bar. Would defiantly visit again.
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