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Port Meadow

Walton Well Road, Oxford, England
+44 1865 715830
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“trout” (40 reviews)
“cows and horses” (14 reviews)
“perch pub” (12 reviews)
Walton Well Road, Oxford, England
+44 1865 715830
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like walking nice place to go with your dog you can see all the boats as well as the horses/cows so dogs on leads also some local pubs as well

Thank Debbie m M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well off the beaten track Port Meadow is just an extensive set of grassy low lying fields Off The Walton Street district of Oxford. Theres not really a lot to see or do.Joggers,Walkers,Practicing Rowing Crews on The River,Boats,. Its just a piece of countryside like...More

Thank lazenlondonuk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Port Meadow is a well kept secret by Oxfordians for strolling, chilling, walking with or without a dog, running, jogging, bicycle rides with/without the kids. It's truly lovely and simply enormous and best accessed from Walton Well Road car-park near Jericho. But take welly-boots or...More

Thank Alastair J
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Port Meadow, a bucolic large open pasture dotted with cows and horses, lies on the West side of Oxford between the River Thames and the Oxford Canal. It is easily reached from various directions, including a delightful Thames-side footpath from the train station where kingfishers...More

Thank travelled_wide
Reviewed 4 September 2017

If you have the opportunity to visit Port Meadows, DO NOT PASS IT UP! As a photographer in the early morning you have wide open fields, mist and wild horses! One morning we even had a light crisp snow on the ground. Beautiful place to...More

Thank pott1432
Reviewed 1 September 2017

A walk along the river Thames through Port Meadow to the Trout pub is a quintissential Oxford moment - go and enjoy it.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Having grown up close by, Port Meadow is my girlfriend's favourite place in the world. Wide open spaces, groups of wild horses as well as the beautiful river that runs through it make it a fantastic place to go for a stroll or picnic (or...More

Thank jonnyandmimi
Reviewed 27 August 2017

These meadows are maybe a 20 minute walk out of the town centre along the canal. During WWII they were used as an airbase and so some of the paths you walk along look as though they date from the 1940s. It is beautiful and...More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This was always the first view of the dreaming spires as you arrive by train into Oxford. Less formal meadows.

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We came across this while visiting the area with our young son and dog. The ground is not ideal for a pushchair but it's do-able. Our dog loved the open space to run and being able to dip in and out of the rivers water....More

Thank KatieSharman
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Mihaela C
23 April 2016|
Response from tripleplay97 | Reviewed this property |
Get a 17 bus from the train station and get off at the Victoria Arms. Head west away from the pub down Walton Well Road.