Macdonald Bear Hotel

Woodstock, Cotswolds


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Classic room

A stylish boutique stay in the Cotswolds

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This offer is available for stays between April and July 2018 and is based on two adults only. A minimum two-night stay is required.

Check-in is at 3pm and check-out at 11am.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 50% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel’s own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel’s own prices. An example of our top discount is:

On 08/06/2018, two people may book a two-night stay in a Classic room (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £388 per room, per stay, compared to the publicly available rate of £776 per room, per stay. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 50%.

The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 13/04/2018.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

A charming stay in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds at a former 13th-century coaching inn - includes breakfast

Discover all the charms of an Oxfordshire Cotswolds market town from the authentic comforts of Macdonald Bear Hotel. Set in a former 13th-century coaching inn, this ivy-clad abode offers plenty of traditional charm, alongside buckets of modern amenities to ensure an undeniably comfortable stay. Add to this the award-winning dining - the restaurant here holds two AA Rosettes - and you have a country retreat you'll want to write home about.

Enjoy classic British cuisine in the atmospheric restaurant, which boasts an authentic stone fireplace and elegant decor, whilst The Churchill Lounge offers afternoon teas alongside views over Woodstock's market square. Pursuits in the area include exploring the historic Blenheim Palace a 10-minute walk away or visiting Winston Churchill's grave at nearby Bladon. However you choose to spend your days, the plush guest rooms at this TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winner welcome you back nicely.


Classic rooms offer plenty of character and incorporate modern conveniences with original features, such as exposed beams. You can kick back in style with luxury bedding and pamper yourself in a hot bath.


- Bathrobes
- Seating area
- Iron and ironing board
- Freeview TV
- Tea and coffee facilities
- Work desk
- Hairdryer


Macdonald Bear Hotel's restaurant is the deserved owner of two AA Rosettes, owing to its fine, classic British menu that makes the most of the season's ingredients. The large bay windows offer ample chance to people-watch over breakfast and the open fire really adds to the ambience come evening. Meanwhile, The Churchill Lounge offers afternoon tea, snacks and drinks, alongside views over the market square from its large sash windows.


The market town of Woodstock lies just eight miles northwest of Oxford. The historic Blenheim Palace is just a 10-minute walk away and you can visit Winston Churchill's grave at Bladon, which is only a five-minute drive. Woodstock's town centre is home to a handful of shops and amenities, and Oxford is about a 30-minute drive away, should you fancy a further choice of shops, restaurants, bars and historic sights.

Park Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 ISZ

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  • Staying in a former 13th-century coaching inn in the Cotswolds
  • Award-winning AA Rosette dining in the hotel's restaurant
  • Exploring nearby Blenheim Palace or visiting Churchill's grave

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