Whether you’re exploring the Cotswolds or zooming up the M40, you’ll appreciate a stop at our Premier Inn hotel in Banbury. This busy market town boasts a supremely handy location, being midway between Birmingham and London in some of England’s finest countryside.
Aside from that, it’s a lovely place in its own right - and with lots to see and do. While in Banbury, try the cake that the town was named after—yum! After your tasty treat, take a ride in a narrowboat along Oxford Canal, discover the town’s history at Banbury Museum or Tooley’s Boat Yard, and enjoy a little retail therapy at Castle Quay Shopping Centre.
Or simply go on foot to admire the statue of the ‘fine lady’ from the nursery rhyme.
This romantic castle has everything a castle should – wide moat, gatehouse and church, all in beautiful buff stone.
The attractive village of Aynho is fondly nicknamed for the apricot trees that cling to many of the houses.
This ‘modern stately home’ is a grade I listed 17th century house, with some parts open to the public.