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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Not an easy place to find, but well worth the effort. A picture box setting on the Thames, full of wildlife and not too many people, just locals.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Roger W
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Iffley is a quaint and pretty village on the Oxford Canal, a fantastic place to take a walk, the houses and cottages are well kept with lovely gardens. A true English village.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Howlo
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Iffley can be reached along the towpath on a cycle from Oxford, in a car, or on the bus, if you get off on the Iffley Road. The village has a lot of old houses and buildings, some with thatched roofs. There is a lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Dave_Cowley_Road
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Iffley is a small village where the locks are for the canal. You can cross the bridge and stroll along the banks of the canal. If you feel like refreshments there is a pub where I got a most welcome pot of tea as it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MJL853
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

There should be an existing entry for this spectacular Romanesque church. I lived in Oxford on two separate occasions while conducting academic research. Fortunately, student of mine who had been a Rhodes scholar at Oxford told me of this remarkable church. It is open most...More

Date of experience: March 2018
5  Thank billyboy39
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Very picturesque English village that has a 12th century church that is worth seeing. Fantastic stone bridge over the river and the Thames path is accessible. Fantastic place to stop off and have an ale in the pub.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This village is on the southern border of Oxford and is very picturesque. There is a 12 th century church worth seeing. We enjoyed refreshments in the quaint Head of river Inn.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

A very pretty village which offers easy access to the Thames footpath and the pretty Iffley lock.Beautiful countryside right on the doorstep with stunning cottages backing onto the River...and a few pubs dotted around for good measure.visited 26th nov 2017.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank shane s
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

For a stroll and a pub stop amid houses and lanes that seem to proclaim that Miss Marple is nearby, pretending to garden, this is hard to beat. Together with the lock and the river, it's a five-spot experience, particularly after a cider in the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank ct3inmd
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we had a really disappointing meal here. We went on a Sunday evening and it was very quiet. The decor was lacking in atmosphere somewhat but nevertheless we were looking forward to a lovely meal for our anniversary trip. We ordered the 'rustic bread...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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