The Highwayman Hotel

249 Banbury Road, Kidlington, Oxfordshire OX5 1BF

For reservations call 01865 377388

Welcome to the Highwayman Hotel

A historic and delightful former Coaching Inn offering Bed and Breakfast style accommodation as well as a friendly family run Pub and Restaurant. Dating back to the year 1700 The Highwayman has all the charm and history you would expect from a traditional English Pub and is located along side the Oxford Canal and within walking distance (Five Minutes) of Oxford Airport.

Woodstock and Blenheim Palace are just three miles, and the University City of Oxford complete with its dreaming spires is within six. We offer a range of affordable Guest House Style accommodation with all rooms being on suite.

We look forward to meeting you and promise to do everything within our power to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

Mark and Nick Duval

Our B&B Accommodation

Call now to book on 01865 377388 and avoid third party booking fees by going direct.

Our reservations team (available 08:00 till 22.00) will help you see the difference. Bookings made by phone are at no extra cost.


At the Highwayman we pride ourselves in our extensive range of culinary delights. Be that a full English Breakfast to a Burger Night Special or even a Homemade Crumble & Ice Cream, our Kitchen staff promise to produce just for you a truly unique meal for any occasion.

Checkout our “Specials Board” (changes weekly)
Traditional Sunday Roast – With locally sourced meats cut from the bone.

Kids Menu and Vegetarian options available.

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Beer Wines & Spirits

Our Bar stocks a variety of Real Ales on hand pulls, along with various draft Lagers, Ciders, soft drinks and Spirits all at reasonable prices.

Our selection of wines sold by the glass or by the bottle has been carefully chosen to reflect our menu of Traditional Home cooked food or for the wine lovers in a midst we try to offer something for every one.

Fresh Coffee

Available all day you can choose from Espresso, Cappuccino, Caffe Larte or Americano all made with freshly ground coffee beans and foamed with steamed milk.

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More about Kidlington and the surrounding areas

Kidlington is often referred to as the largest village in England and is home to London Oxford Airport. Kidlington is within the beautiful North Oxfordshire countryside and is also very close to many pretty Cotswolds towns and villages.

Within the North Oxfordshire area is Banbury, famous for the Ride a Cock Horse to Banbury Cross nursery rhyme and Woodstock, home of Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and a world heritage site. Bicester Designer Outlet Shopping Centre is only 8 miles if you fancy seeking out some bargains.

More about Kidlington

Caravans & Motorhomes

Long term lets are available on our Five Pitch Caravan Club site each with an Electrical Hook-up. Our charges are available upon booking, toilet facilities are available in the pub between 08:00 and 21:00. This is a grass site and no hard standing pitches are available. Elsan and waste disposal is available and we have the following amenities:

  • Children Welcome Childrens Playground
  • Public House & Restaurant
  • Open All Year
  • Public Transport within 200 Yards
  • Dogs Allowed must be kept on a lead
  • Childrens Playground
  • TV and Free Wi-Fi
  • Shop within 200 Yards

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Our promise is to offer you, our customer, a personal and friendly service, we truly hope is beyond your expectation

Attractions within the city of Oxford

Oxford is of course, world famous for its prestigious universities which are housed in beautiful buildings throughout the city, many of them that you can visit. Historical landmarks include Carfax Tower, Radcliffe Camera, Clarendon Building and the Saxon Tower of St Michael at the North Gate. If you are a lover of books Oxford is home to the highly respected Oxford University Press and Blackwell’s bookstore.

As you would expect from a major English city there is plenty of Arts and Culture to be accessed in the form of the Ashmolean Museum, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Science Oxford Live and the Museum of the History of Science. See plays and shows at The Oxford Playhouse, Burton Taylor Theatre, New Theatre and the Pegasus Theatre. Sporting activities within Oxford including punting and ice-skating. Outdoor spaces include University Park, Florence Park and Cutteslowe Park.