The Island in Oxfordshire

This is a house on a REAL Island! Nestled between Oxford & The Cotswold. Your adventure starts with a little boat journey across the lake to your very own private island. The island sleeps 16-22, boasts some beautiful interiors and a dorm room (not just for kids). Gather your friends and family together for a truly memorable stay. Please note that we do not own the lake but if its water sports you are looking for then you can book in with Hardwick Water Sports on the next lake. Prices are based on 16 people and additional costs from £200 (2024) apply for each guest after that. Please not that if you are looking to book between December & March pay special attention to the weather conditions that may effect your booking or the use of the boats.

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Houses in Oxfordshire

The Island in Oxfordshire

This is a house on a REAL Island! Nestled between Oxford & The Cotswold. Your adventure starts with a little boat journey across the lake to your very own private island. The island sleeps 16-22, boasts some beautiful interiors and a dorm room (not just for kids). Gather your friends and family together for a truly memorable stay. Please note that we do not own the lake but if its water sports you are looking for then you can book in with Hardwick Water Sports on the next lake. Prices are based on 16 people and additional costs from £200 (2024) apply for each guest after that. Please not that if you are looking to book between December & March pay special attention to the weather conditions that may effect your booking or the use of the boats.

Key Features

  • Private Island with access via boat
  • Sleeps 16 + additional 6 guests for an additional charge
  • Hot tub
  • Bar & pool table

This is a real island in the middle of a water-skiing lake. Its quirky and fun yet peaceful and relaxing all in the same breath! Fabulous for group bookings. One side of the lake is Hardwick Water Sports and the other side is Waterside Therapy Rooms. You can fish from the island, chill out in the hot tub or *party in The Wonky Bar. There are 8 double bedrooms (6 can be made up as twins) plus an Epic Dorm Room designed NOT just for kids! The 8th room has a lovely little roof terrace off of it.

Dining outside at The Island in Oxfordshire

Please note that the prices were based on 14 guests (pre June 24) for a minimum 3 night stay and additional guests charged from £200/person/stay. Since June 24 prices have increased but now include 16 guests before additional charges apply for additional guests.

Two designated drivers for the boats are required, must be over 25 & hold a valid car driving licence.

You can swim in the lake next door in season but not in the lake the island sits in as it is a waterskiing lake.

Virtual Tour

  • Private Island with access via boat
  • Sleeps 16 + additional 6 guests for an additional charge
  • Hot tub
  • Bar & pool table
  • Accessibility
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Hen Groups Accepted
    • Non Smoking
    • Not Suitable for Elderly
    • Not Suitable for Wheelchairs
    • Stag Groups Accepted
    Child / Baby Facilities
    • Baby Monitor
    • Bath Mats
    • Changing Mats
    • Highchair
    • Toys & Games
    • Travel Cot
    Eco Features
    • Eco Cleaning Products
    • Eco Waste Management
    • Grey Water Recycling
    • High Level of Insulation
    • Low Energy Lighting
    • Low Impact Design
    • Naturally sourced spring water
    • Recycling Available
    • Renewable Energy
    • Sustainable Construction
    • Water Harvesting
    Entertainment Facilities
    • Board Games
    • Books
    • CD Player
    • Entertainment System
    • Games Console
    • Internet Access
    • Mobile Phone Service
    • Outdoor Table Tennis
    • Pool Table
    • Private Bar
    • Table Football
    • Table Tennis
    • TV
    • WiFi
    General Facilities
    • Alarm Clock
    • Bath
    • Catering Available
    • Central Heating
    • Coffee Maker
    • Cooking Utensils
    • Dishwasher
    • Dog-bed and Bowl
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Grill
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron & Board
    • Linen Provided
    • Local Maps
    • Microwave
    • Oven
    • Picnic Set
    • Shower
    • Toaster
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Underfloor Heating
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Washing Machine
    • Woodburner
    Leisure Facilities
    • Boat Available
    • Games Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Hot Tub or Swim Spa
    • Pampering Available
    Local Activities
    • Canoeing
    • Cycling
    • Festivals
    • Fishing
    • Golf
    • Horse Riding
    • Indoor Fun
    • Outdoor Sports
    • Shooting
    • Shopping
    • Sightseeing
    • Swimming
    • Walking
    • Water Sports
    Local Amenities
    • ATM
    • Bank
    • Cafe
    • Car Hire
    • Farm Shop
    • Firewood
    • Gallery
    • Internet Cafe
    • Laundrette
    • Medical Centre
    • Pharmacy
    • Pub
    • Restaurant
    • Shops
    • Taxi
    • Zoo
    No. Bedrooms
    • 8
    Outdoor Facilities
    • Balcony / Terrace
    • Barbecue
    • Boat Mooring
    • Boules Set
    • Croquet Set
    • Decking Area
    • Garden
    • Hammock
    • Lake
    • Outdoor Lighting
    • Parking for several vehicles
    • Parking Off Street
    • Patio
    • Patio Furniture
    • Pizza Oven
    Type of Location
    • Peaceful
    • Remote
    • Rural
    • Scenic
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Adele Hawes

adele@theisland.co.uk

Adele, passionate about giving guests a truly memorable stay.

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"We had a great time on the island. Super private, loads to do, great amenities and Adele was really helpful"

Book a stay at The Island in Oxfordshire from £3,000.00

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