The Dog House

Abingdon , Oxfordshire
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    Type Pub B&B
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    Bedrooms 19
  • £30 - £95 per room per night

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The Dog House Hotel is a pretty country hotel set in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside.

The Dog House Hotel Frilford Heath near Abindgon and Oxford, sits with easy access to Abingdon via the A420. The traditional Dog House Hotel started its life in the early 18th century as a smallholding, and in later years became an inn in 1847. The name of the Dog House Hotel has rather an unusual origin. In days gone by, wealthy farming gentry sent their offspring to be educated in Oxford and would arrive there complete with their horses and hunting dogs. The Colleges allowed their students to stable horses but not the dogs! Alas, with nowhere else to house the animals, the proprietor of the local inn offered an invaluable 'dog sitting' service and the venue became known as the Dog House. There is also a tradition that the Dog House came by its name because it was once the kennels for a local hunt.

Today the Dog House Hotel is a pretty country hotel set in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside. A firm favourite with locals and travellers alike and a great base for exploring the local area.

There are 20 comfortable en suite bedrooms including 2 feature rooms. All the rooms have colour TV, tea and coffee making facilities, FREE Wifi, iron and ironing boards. 

Please note that the prices listed are guide rates only and are subject to change. 

Ratings

  • AA 3 Star
National Rating
AA
3 * rating
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    Superior Double En-Suite 

    Superior Room
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    Sleeps 2
  • From £40 per room per night

Our cosy superior en-suite rooms offer larger rooms allowing you to sit back and relax, with a larger bed with crisp white linen and duvets, tea and coffee making facilities, LED TV's and complimentary WiFi.

 

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    Double En-Suite 

    Double Room
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    Sleeps 2
  • From £30 per room per night

Comfy double en-suite rooms with crisp white linen and duvet, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary WiFi.

 

 

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    Twin En-Suite 

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    Sleeps 2
  • From £30 per room per night

Comfy twin en-suite rooms with crisp white linen and duvet, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary WiFi.

 

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Additional Directions Information

From the south: take J13 on the M4, the A34 north, then the A415 – follow signs to Marcham/Witney, then signs to Frilford. From Oxford: take the A420 to Witney/Swindon, then the A338 to Frilford/Wantage. Turn left into Faringdon Road.

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