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The Barn - Wheatley - Oxford
Hosted by Ian & Georgina
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4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
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The Barn (built 1640) [thebarn-wheatley-oxford] is a beautiful detached two bedroomed stone building in Wheatley village a short bus trip to Oxford. Wheatley has a local shops, restaurants & pubs, a children's play ground, beautiful country walks

The space

The barn has two upstairs bedrooms -one with a double bed and the other has two single beds. There is also a lounge (with TV & DVD), dining room, kitchen, upstairs family bathroom and downstairs toilet & utility room. We limit the barn to 4 guests but have a cot (at extra cost) for a 5th guest providing s/he is an infant.

Guest access

The Barn is a detached building. The garden is shared with our house and the garden, barn and our house is enclosed safely by a stone wall & gates. So the garden is safe for small children and nothing in the garden is off limits - guests are welcome to pick herbs or apples and cherries in season. We have a very friendly dog who is at times in the garden but he is well used to guests of all ages

Interaction with guests

We will greet the guests on arrival and hand over the keys to the barn. Should guests wish more local information -we will always be available to advise guests of places to view and visit and deal with any concerns that may arise.

Other things to note

There is on road parking available and a free car park about 5 minutes walk from the barn but there is no off road parking available to guests.


Amenities
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Dryer
TV

Prices
Extra people No Charge
Weekend Price $234 NZD / night
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 2PM - 10PM
Check out by 10AM

The Barn is strictly non-smoking and sorry we cannot accept pets. The Barn is not suitable for parties or events. We will accept infants and children but please note the staircase is not safe for unsupervised toddlers as there is a risk of falling. The staircase is unsuitable for adults with disabilities or with poor balance or with learning disabilities. Both bedrooms are upstairs. Maximum number of guests is four.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - Both bedroom are upstairs
Pet(s) live on property - We have a dog who is often in the garden
No parking on property - On road parking is usually available and there is a free car park about 3 minutes from the barn
Some spaces are shared - Garden is shared

Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector

Availability
3 nights minimum stay

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Carmilla User Profile
August 2017
A perfect place to visit Oxford. Ian, Georgina and their daughters are so warm and lovely people that you feel at home at once. The barn is cosy and the garden is beautiful. Right across the street is a nice cafe with delicious breakfast. All you need is within walking distance. Would definitely come again when I'm in this area.

Ashley User Profile
July 2017
Wonderful stay and delightful hosts! Great for our family of four!

Laura User Profile
June 2017
Georgina and Ian are lovely people and very personable and accommodating. Anytime I had a question before and during our stay they got right back with me. The location is picturesque! A wonderful bakery and other places to eat very close as well as close to the bus stop. I enjoyed being able to prepare meals for our son who is in school abroad over in Wheatley and we were able to stay somewhere that felt like home.

Helen User Profile
February 2017
What a beautiful and historic place! So much character. We loved our stay in Oxfordshire and would highly recommend staying here! We were made to feel so welcome. Excellent communication. There was a cafe / take aways / co-op just near where we were staying. Perfect! X

Alan User Profile
January 2017
Wheatley is well positioned for a visit to Oxford and the village has sufficient services to not necessitate seeking out basics, groceries etc. The locale is not as picturesque as one might have expected from the photos of the property.

Jin User Profile
October 2016
Fantastic trip! Ian and his wife are warm, kind. they show us how to shopping, how to get cheaper ticket to go to downtown. they know a little chinese life, we have more understand with each other. 5 min to church, 5 min to a big shop, 1 min to a small shop, 3 min to bus stop, 2 min to local food 'fish and chips' and a bar. The house is with history logo and culture character. It is a small and queite place, we love so much. 房东说我们是第一次造访的中国人,而他们也给予了更多的关照,特别是在取暖的特殊要求下。房间的布置特别注重细节,哈哈,可以感受到这是一对热情又有修养的文化人。严格作息、健康生活的素食主义者。

Henry User Profile
June 2016
Host was very responsive and available but we didn't need much. The recently renovated cottage was extremely easy to enjoy and had everything one might need. Being in the centre of a small village was sweet and local services were more than sufficient, including convenience store, bakery, butcher, groceries and Indian restaurant. The host's garden was great; lots of privacy - more than I would have expected for most BnBs. Feels like a village but is an easy walk to bus routes and a short drive to the highways going to London (including the airport buses) or Oxford. Highly recommended.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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