In the heart of the Oxfordshire town of Burford, the 18th-century Golden Pheasant boasts oak beams, stone fireplaces, and hearty food. Just 18 miles from Oxford and a 30-minute drive from Blenheim Palace.

Rooms each include an en suite bathroom, fresh towels daily, and TVs. Some rooms also boast an elegant four-poster bed.

The onsite restaurant serves a mixture of Italian dishes and traditional British dishes including pizza, pasta, fish and chips, and steaks. The bar area serves 5 real ales and guess can watch the latest sport matches via Skt and BT sports offered in the bar.

Cotswold stone forms a perfect backdrop for this privately owned hotel. Enjoy unique meals expertly prepared using excellent local ingredients.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

The Golden Pheasant Hotel has been welcoming guests since 23 Nov 2009.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free


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Room type
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 double bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is there a shower as well as a bath?
    The Superior room has a roll top bath within the room and also an ensuite shower room
    Answered on 1 November 2019
  • Is parking free if staying in hotel
    We currently don't have any on-site parking but there is free parking all around the hotel- on the high street and side streets. And a large free car ..
    Answered on 8 October 2020
  • Can you cater for gluten free breakfast ?
    yes we can offer a gluten free breakfast.
    Answered on 29 February 2020
  • I need a twin room as I am travelling with my mum.the description of the room states external bathroom can you give me some more info please.thank you
    The external bathroom is a private bathroom for the twin room. The Occupants are the only ones with access to it, but unfortunately, the bathroom isn'..
    Answered on 30 September 2020
  • Hi we are thinking of coming to the Cotswolds in October I can see it says no parking is there parking nearby and by what means. Thanks Simone
    In Burford all of the parking is free. There is a number of on street spaces around the hotel either on the high street or behind the hotel.. Alternat..
    Answered on 28 July 2021
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site
  • The Golden Pheasant
    • Cuisine
      British • Local
    • Open for
      Brunch • Lunch
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free
Facilities of The Golden Pheasant Hotel
Most popular facilities
Free WiFi
Non-smoking rooms
Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Packed lunches
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

The Golden Pheasant Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 19:00


From 08:00 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express Cash The Golden Pheasant Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Please inform The Golden Pheasant Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Golden Pheasant Hotel

  • Room options at The Golden Pheasant Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • The prices at The Golden Pheasant Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Golden Pheasant Hotel is 50 yards from the centre of Burford.

  • Guests staying at The Golden Pheasant Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • The Golden Pheasant Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Golden Pheasant

  • The Golden Pheasant Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Darts
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Happy hour

  • Check-in at The Golden Pheasant Hotel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.