Red Kite Cottage

Watlington, Oxfordshire
  • 3+1
  • 2
  • Pet Friendly

A charming cottage that oozes country charm, Red Kite Cottage is your personal gateway to the Chiltern Hills and beyond.

  • Cottage courtyard garden
  • Great for walks in the Chiltern Hills
  • Great property for couples

About Red Kite Cottage

This pretty 1800's cottage is full of character and has a lovely garden where the local red kite's sometimes like to repose high up in the trees. Red Kite Cottage has under gone a major refurbishment and whilst retaining the cottages charm and character the cottage has been given a luxury makeover with lots of personal touches to make your stay a special experience.

An open fire in the cosy sitting room, a country kitchen with all you will need to feel at home and two bedrooms to choose from are all complimented by the gardens and the lovely location on the edge of the town. Nestled in the foothills of the Chiltern Hills, Watlington is an attractive small market town offering a great choice of boutique independent shops, delightful pubs and a number of fabulous country walks all on your doorstep.


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"Lovely generous welcome pack set a great tone for a really enjoyable experience. Beautiful, comfy cottage in a very attractive area we enjoyed it very much - thank you! One of the nicest places we've stayed."

Harry and Margery - January 2018

"We had a lovely sunny holiday this week. The cottage was cosy and well fitted! We did daily excursions to the woods, Henley, London and Oxford. Thanks so much for your instructions and tips which were so helpful. All worked out fantastic. Thanks again!"


"This was an amazing cottage, both Jane and David have been wonderful and i have appreciated all they have done. So Good!"


"What a beautiful area. The walking information provided was very useful. The Red Kites are fantastic. The house was very comfortable and had everything we needed. Thank you."


"A beautiful cottage! Such a great place to spend a relaxing week while our house was getting replastered! Beautiful garden also."


"A very comfortable, well equipped cottage in an ideal area for exploring the local area."


"What a lovely cottage and village. Everything you could want for a relaxing break."


"Fantastic cottage great for walking and so comfortable."

The Brown Family

"A beautiful garden, such a great place"

The Lynch Family

"A very comfortable, well equipped cottage."

Jane & John

"What a lovely cottage. Everything you want for a relaxing holiday."

The Smiths

What makes this area
So special...

Only 20 miles to the University city of Oxford, great shopping in nearby Bicester and plenty of walks from your front door. Just over an hour on the train from London!

Property details

Red Kite Cottage: sleeps 3+1 in 2 bedrooms with 1 bathroom. Front and back gardens with parking for 2 cars. 

Ground Floor

Sitting room: seating for four, TV with Youview, DVD player, open fire with one basket of logs, table with seating for four.

Kitchen: fridge with freezer box, electric oven and hob, dishwasher and microwave.

Bathroom: small bath with shower overhead and washing machine.

First Floor

Master Bedroom (sleeps 2), double, TV with Freeview and wardrobes. 

Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2), Single bed with pull out bed that lifts into a second single bed suitable for a child under the age of 16. Please be aware if using the pull out bed then the main bedroom door will not close fully. 


The front garden is used as the main cottage garden with table and chairs, BBQ and with parking for two cars.

Back courtyard garden with a secure shed to store two bikes.  



What you need to know

Cot and highchair available 

1 dog welcome 

There is parking for 2 cars 

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