Hope House is on the cusp of the Cotswolds in Woodstock, an elegant Oxfordshire town near the golden Blenheim Palace.
- Planes The small-scale Oxford Airport is just a couple of miles away, roughly five minutes by car, serving a handful of destinations, including Jersey and Guernsey. For international arrivals, London Heathrow is an hour away.
- Trains The nearest train station is in Oxford, eight miles away, served by First Great Western (www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk), which runs regular trains from London Paddington.
- Automobiles The drive from Oxford’s city centre shouldn’t take more than 10 minutes, taking the A34 and then picking up Woodstock Road. There’s free standard parking, and a secure option for £25 a night if your motor’s extra fancy.
Hope House 14 Oxford Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1TS