Things to see and do - Abingdon
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 ..
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.
Station Road GB - Culham OX14 3BT
The Railway Inn is a traditional pub and restaurant offering delicious home-cooked food and bed and breakfast accommodation. Wi-Fi and parking are free, and the adjacent Culham Rail Station offers excellent access to central London. All of the en su..
Milton Heights GB - Didcot OX14 4TX
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..
Milton Hill GB - Steventon OX13 6AB
The refurbished Steventon House offers fine comfort, a striking wine bar and an exquisite brasserie restaurant amid the Oxfordshire countryside. It has easy access to the M4, M40 and business parks. The hotel’s rich history creates an elegant settin..
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..
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.
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.