Things to see and do - Abingdon
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Abingdon Travel guide
Abingdon : Michelin's recommendations
The town developed around an abbey founded in the 7C, the sole vestiges of which are the 13C Chequer with its tall chimney, long gallery (about 1500) with its oak-beamed ceiling, and 15C gateway beside the medieval Church of St Nicholas.
Tourist attractions Abingdon : Things to see and do
East St Helen St. GB - Abingdon OX14
The view across the rooftops of Abingdon is dominated by the 15C spire of St Helen's Church, a wide building with 5 side aisles, almost entirely rebuilt in the 15C; note the 14C paintings on the ceiling of the north aisle and the delightful 15C hospi..
Market Place GB - Abingdon OX14
The 17C County Hall is quite interesting, it was designed by Christopher Kempster, who assisted Wren with the construction of the dome of St Paul's Cathedral.
Marcham Road GB - Abingdon OX14 1TZ
Situated in the heart of the Thames Valley, only 9.5 km (6 miles) south of Oxford, the hotel, with its unusual and interesting architecture, prides itself on personal service. Offering all the comforts of home away from home, the facilities include ..
Milton Heights GB - Didcot OX14 4TX
Prix Prices from : 57 £
This Premier Inn has free parking and family-friendly rooms. It is 11 miles (18 km) from Oxford, 3 miles from Didcot Parkway Rail Station (trains to Oxford in 15 minutes; London in 45 minutes). The Premier Inn Oxford South (Didcot) has an on-site Ta..
Thames St GB - Abingdon OX14 3JA
Prix Prices from : 70 £
Set within an old corn mill with a working waterwheel, this traditional hotel enjoys a tranquil setting on an island between the historically significant Abbey Ruins and the banks of the Thames. Overlooking the River Thames, The Upper Reaches is an ..
Main Rd GB - Fyfield OX13 5LW
Intriguing 15C former chantry house with a cosy open-fired bar, an impressive flag-floored, vaulted dining room, and a pleasant terrace; along with a minstrels' gallery and a secret tunnel. The diverse range of dishes relies on produce from the veget..
Faringdon Rd. GB - Kingston Bagpuize OX13 5BH
Light, airy monochrome restaurant in an 18C manor house; overlooking the croquet lawn and paddocks. Elaborate modern cooking showcases produce from the garden and orchard, and meats are from their livestock. Try the 5 course tasting menu.
4 Appleford Rd GB - Sutton Courtenay OX14 4NQ
Robust, seasonal country cooking: escargots and crème brûlée meet steak and kidney pie and profiteroles on Franco-Anglo menu. Neat garden and bright conservatory. Charming service.