++ Waddesdon Manor close by ++ Bicester Village ++ Blenheim Palace ++ Best Value Accommodation and Pub Food in the area ++
Gatehangers Inn
Ashendon, Buckinghamshire
Accommodation and Food so close to all of these places in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire
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Visit the Ashendon website for events, history, actually just about anything relating to Ashendon.


Westcott Venture Park

Home to a variety of businesses, if you are visiting the Venture Park and need somewhere to stay, there is no accommodation closer.


Waddesdon Manor

Built by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild who loved France and French art. This Renaissance-style château has one of the best collections of French 18th century decorative arts in the world and outside has some stunning grounds.


Notley Tythe Barn

12th Century Barn set in picturesque gardens. The setting for many weddings and other special events.

The Chilterns

An unspoilt area of rolling chalk hills, splendid forestry, quiet valleys and lovely villages.

Bicester Village

Outlet shopping centre selling designer clothes and accessories.

Roald Dahl Museum

Discover more about Roald Dahl, creator of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory, Matilda, The BFG and the disgusting Mr and Mrs Twit.

Throughout the year there are activities for children and their families, as well as a programme of workshops and evening events for adults.


Stowe Landscape Gardens

One of Europe’s most influential landscape gardens. Hidden amongst spectacular views are over 40 Grade 1 listed monuments and temples. Something to see and do throughout the seasons with a full calendar of activities for all ages to enjoy.

1st March - 29th October 10.30am - 5.30pm Wednesday - Sunday
4th November - 25th February 07. 10.30am - 4.00pm Saturday - Sunday

Open Bank Holidays.


Blenheim Palace

Ancestral stately home of the 11th Duke of Marlborough. The Palace was designed and built by Sir John Vanbrugh, and the park by Capability Brown, on a grand scale. Birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, who is buried in nearby

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam locomotives. These range from express passanger types to the humble shunting engine. There is also an impressive collection of numerous interesting items of rolling stock.


The Gatehangers Inn

The Gatehangers Inn is ideally placed for a wide variety of places of interest. During the summer months we are a favourite stop for wedding parties, and people touring the local villages.

Ring to book accommodation that is is ideally placed for these venues and many more. Bed and Breakfast, or end your day's exploration with a fine meal in our restaurant.

A map of Gatehangers Inn, Ashendon. Click to see the map on MSN Maps & Directions


The Gatehangers Inn is a pub providing food and accommodation within easy reach of so many towns and villages in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. Only a few minutes drive from Aylesbury, Thame and Bicester, each of which has a main railway line running into London. The M40 and A41 are close by, though you would not realise it.

Other towns and villages that are close by include:

Grendon Underwood
Long Crendon
Lower Winchendon
Marsh Gibbon
Nether Winchendon
Upper Winchendon
Westcott Venture Park
Wotton Underwood