Heythrop Park Resort, Golf & Country Club

Address: \N, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England, OX7 5UF, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
 
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This 3 star hotel, located on \N, Chipping Norton, is near Chastleton House, Rollright Stones, and Station Mill Antiques Centre.
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    Historical Traveler Reviews Heythrop Park Resort, Golf & Country Club Chipping Norton

    Wonderful Romantic Break

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    I have just come back from a wonderful weekend break at Heythrop Manor and what can I say. For anyone who has ever wanted to see what it is like to stay in an old "country house" this is the break for you. With a sweeping 2 mile long driveway, an original big hall and huge staircase to the panoramic garden terrace with small adjacent Italian Gardens, it was just the real thing!

    To actually stay within the hotel was a little pricey, but the adjacent rooms (in the old conference centre) where clean and comfortable and to be honest we just spent our time lounging around, played a round of golf, or by just having high tea in the wedgewood lounge (with the original Wedgewood fireplace). If you were ever looking for a wow factor for a wedding venue then this would have to be it!

    This may look like a bargin, it isn't

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    You may think that the Falcon wing rooms are cheap and available, and for Oxford that can be quite tempting. Don't be tempted, I find it hard to believe these rooms are offered at more than 20 per night. It is like staying in student digs in a 1970's polytechnic. Really really depressing. A real shame because the main house and grounds are quite nice, though again there are plenty of 1970's Poly' touches. Breakfast was ok, didnt risk dinner though as there is a fantastic pub in the village with great food.

    Beware!!

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    We stayed in June 2004. Hotel looks great but rooms have no complimentary toiletries, tissues etc - not even a bar of soap! Leisure club is dirty and we were expected to use soiled towels that other guests had used - no clean ones. Rooms have no drawers either so where do you put your stuff?

    Stunning service and surroundings, this place has it all!

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    I visited this magnificent hotel just before the end of the year 2003 and I have to say waht a fantastic place it is. The service was very friendly and professional and i sampled some fabulous cuisine in the restaurant. The room was exceptionally clean and spatious which proved excellent value for money. Thank you to all the staff who made my stay so enjoyable, I will return!

    Great value, but photographs are deceptive

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    Just returned from a weekend at Heythorp Park. I read some of these reviews before going and was suprised by how different their experiences were. It now makes perfect sense. Heythorp Park is not so much a hotel as a conference centre. It looks like a small college with modern extensions. We had a room in the Falcon wing, which whilst a bargain, looked and felt like a Holiday Inn Express and was a five minute walk (internal) from the main house. They don't display photographs of the modern annexes or their rooms (Falcon/Archer). The main house is impressive, though a little cold and let down by cheap fluorescent lighting. It could definitely do with a touch of 'Queer Eye.' The restaurant was adequate and the staff were sweet. Buffet style breakfasts were very good. The staff/service in the rest of the hotel staff was at best inefficient at worst useless. If you are looking for a romantic country weekend, stay in the main house. The grounds and surroundings are wonderful. Swimming pool and sports facilities are good too.

    Romantic weekend

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    Just returned from a lovely weekend away, staying in the main house of Heythrop. The grounds are stunning and the accomodation good (bathroom was fantastic), though perhaps in need of a little TLC. Ate breakfast and dinner here, and the food did not disappoint. Would reccommend this as an ideal getaway, though pay the extra and stay in the main house.

    Excellent

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    My family and I attended the restaurant at Heythrop Park on 24th January 2004 as a group of 11.

    Manuel and the restaurant staff were excellent. We had a wonderful time and the food was excellent - very good value for money.

    It was worth travelling to and we will definitely go back again.

    Wonderful experience - couldn't be bettered

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    We booked the Christmas Package at The Heythrop Park Hotel.

    From the moment we arrived we recieved 1st class treatment.

    We stayed in the Falcon wing, our room was spotlessly clean and well proportioned - room service was excellent throughout our stay. All of the meals in the dining room were superb - a wide selection to choose from catering for every palate. The staff tended to our every need, in fact nothing was too much trouble. The price of the package 225 per person was excellent value for money. I have stayed in both The Savoy Hotel and The Royal Gardens Hotel in London - both registered as 5 star, but can honestly say the treatment I recieved at Heythrop Park was of a higher standard. I look forward to a return visit in the near future.

    Never Again

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    Terrible Hotel. Restaurant service/quality of food was awful. Had to walk out of the restaurant. Room was sub standard. Hotel is oversold..do not be fooled by the website...stay away.

    Awful staff attitude

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    Juding by the appearance of the hotel you would expect things to be if not first class certainly to a decent standard. My room which was in the Archer annex had not been cleaned properly. there were a pair of dirty socks on a shelf left by the last occupant. Behind the door had not been vacumed for at least a month. my colleague had a similar problem with the bin not having been emptied from the previous occupant. No shower gel in thier room nor despite a complaint did it ever materialise. the staff in the restaurant were not knowledgable about what was available and all of our choices needed to be substituted as one or other items were not available. very poor i would not recommend this hotel to anyone.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Heythrop Park Resort, Golf & Country Club Chipping Norton

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    Travel Blogs from Chipping Norton

    A real rest day - at last!!!

    A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Sep 24, 2014

    1 comment, 2 photos

    ... what we have intuitively known all along: we are greater than what we have been told. We are not just a skin-encapsulated ego, a soul encased in flesh. We are each other and we are the world...............
    Humanity is not nature's exception: as with all species, our gifts can uniquely contribute to the well-being and development of the whole. We have yet to use our gifts in this spirit; instead we have used them to dominate ...

    Whistles and Pyramids

    A travel blog entry by adamel on Aug 03, 2014

    14 photos

    ... I sat down and waited while he tried to open it, but the box was made of that super strong plastic that only stores use. I told him I could go get scissors, but then he just ripped it apart and the whistle fell out. He played with it for a bit and blew it a few times, and then he looked over at me and said "Thanks." I said you're welcome, and he replied, "No, really...thanks." And from the look on his face I realized that my little whistle actually ...

    I'm sorry, I can't help you. It's Ramadan.

    A travel blog entry by adamel on Jul 06, 2014

    ... Ramadan. For some reason, we all found that extremely funny, and we all laughed until Emma started crying.

    Now I'm sitting in the Program Office with Larry and Tom. Emma just left. We're all exhausted and I want to go to bed, but I feel bad because Larry wants to keep the office open until midnight and everyone else went to bed. Oh Tom just left too. Ok, maybe I'll go to bed soon too.

    Good night all!
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    First week: Setting priorities *IMPORTANT&SERIOUS*

    A travel blog entry by timothy.rooster on Oct 20, 2013

    3 photos

    ... and advanced philosophy of physics and the philosophy of physics seminars.

  • Introduction into Philosophy by irregularly following philosophy of mathematics, mind, science, metaphysics & epistemology courses.
  • Read in spare time for home university courses: Black Hole student written work + David Wallace's book on Everett interpretation.
  • Networking through a vigorous group of Philosophy ...

  • Swindon to Oxford

    A travel blog entry by priceless on May 11, 2013

    1 comment, 12 photos

    ... before 2:00pm and we arrive just 5 minutes after. Luckily, the rain withheld until after we had booked in. Outside our hotel, looks like a bicycle nirvana, with bikes parked up and down the street. Car parking is so limited and so expensive that many of the students and others choose bikes as their primary mode of transport around town.

    Rather than lunch, we wander around the shopping mall with the usual chain shops and eventually find ...

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