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Port Meadow

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“cows and horses”(14 reviews)
“trout inn”(6 reviews)
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Walton Well Road, Oxford, England
+44 1865 715830
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We strayed the day at the perch (made reservations 3 hours ahead) the place is usually full on weekends! Then we started the walk around Front the river we turned right and did a 4 mike walk near the river We crossed the river and...More

Thank uriisme
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the few lovely unspoilt places in our busy city. Lovely to walk along the riverbank with the dog where at low places she can have a paddle. Very quiet other than the gentle lowing of the cattle. If you want to relax pay...More

Thank _orchidnails
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to the city centre, we love walking through Port Meadow. It always appears full of life - and not just for the cows! Families, dog walkers, students rowing, teenagers swimming, boats mooring... I could go on. I love running through Port Meadow most: a...More

Thank RTandAC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

spectacular bit of wide open common-ground meadow space... horse and cows... wild grasses.. rowers, boaters, picnickers, dog walkers abound, but can always be as far away from it all as you please... not so nice since they built awful Jericho buildings spoiling the view at...More

Thank petal b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can swim, boat, walk, picnic either side of the river or just sit and ponder. It's a relaxing walk through or around and pubs / restaurants abound on the perimiter.

Thank Glynn C
Reviewed 17 August 2018

A huge and ancient open space for centuries, thankfully it has remained largely unbruised by modern development, except where the local authorities fail to prevent inadvisable buildings on its edges.... It has the River Thames running through it, is home for part of the year...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Drove over from Coventry on 14th August as we are on a few days holiday and wanted to try somewhere new to walk our two Springer Spaniel dogs. Well, what can I say? What a lovely location! Right from parking the car the dogs were...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We love to walk all over Port Meadow. You can go to the canal side and encounter The Perch or keep going to the end to The Trout. Either way you will not be disappointed.

Thank Tricia T
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Visit regularly with the dogs . Gets busy on hot days with many wild swimmers and people having bbqs . Still loads of space for everyone to enjoy

Thank coughandcath
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Free car park (with toilets) at Godstowe end which makes it easier if you have kids. Pack a picnic, not a BBQ as the place is tinder dry at present and some towels as you will want to paddle or swim to cool down after...More

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Mihaela C
23 April 2016|
Response from tripleplay97 | Reviewed this property |
Get a 17 bus from the train station and get off at the Victoria Arms. Head west away from the pub down Walton Well Road.