Relaxed, seasonal cuisine and afternoon teas inspired by The Ritz
Executive Chef Jon Machin tempts you to the table
Macdonald Bear Hotel is one of the finest 4-star hotels in Oxfordshire and offers a beautiful slice of luxury in the heart of the countryside. Set in Woodstock, in what was once a 13th century coaching inn, our hotel combines history and culture with exceptional facilities. With direct access to the historic city of Oxford, our hotel is a popular choice for leisure breaks, business and weddings.
Our hotel is a perfect venue for celebrations, events and conferences; we boast superb hotel accommodation, stylish meeting and function rooms, peaceful views over the courtyard and stunning period features.
Our hotel in Oxfordshire is perfect for a relaxing retreat. Roam the historic city of Oxford and marvel in the dreaming spires or linger in the city's many shops and museums. Once you've finished exploring - we recommend a visit to our award-winning restaurant and bar for the finest of fares and a well deserved nightcap.
Check-in 3pm / Check-out 11am
Fully accessible to wheelchair users
Guide dogs stay for free
Dogs welcome at a fee of £15 per pet per night
Room service available 24 hours a day
Parking is available at the hotel at a rate of £10 per night
Road 2 minutes from A44
Rail 9.3 miles / 20 minutes from Oxford
Air 50 miles / 55 minutes from Heathrow Airport
The 4* Bear Hotel sits on the edge of the Cotswolds in the historic town of Woodstock and offers unparalleled views over the stunning River Glyme. Blenheim Palace is just a 10-minute walk from the hotel and has been a World Heritage Site since 1987, making it a popular tourist destination throughout the year.