The Swan SwinbrookAccommodation, Burford, The Cotswolds

The Cotswold Town Of Burford

Burford / habitational name from places in Oxfordshire and Shropshire, derives from the Old English words burh ‘stronghold’, ‘fortified manor’ or ‘hill town’ and ‘ford’ the crossing of a river. Burford, often referred to as ‘the gateway to the Cotswolds’ … Read More


The Swan SwinbrookAccommodation, Burford, The Cotswolds

  This months featured bedroom is ‘Asthall’ situated on the first floor of Riverside Cottage. It has dramatic views looking along the River Windrush towards the neighbouring Cotswold village of Asthall set in the picturesque Windrush valley. It has a … Read More


The Swan SwinbrookThe Cotswolds

Its been a while but you can view our daily menu again, whenever you want at a click of button or with a tap on a screen. Here it is for your enjoyment, always seasonal and always locally sourced.   … Read More

On Form Sculpture at Asthall Manor

The Swan SwinbrookBurford, Events, News, The Cotswolds

On Form Sculpture at Asthall Manor Sunday 17th June to Sunday 15th July The UK’s largest exhibition of sculpture in stone, set within the exquisite garden and spectacular ballroom of Asthall Manor. Every two years, Asthall Manor near Burford, comes … Read More

Our Sister Pub

The Swan SwinbrookFood, Latest Offers, News, Oxfordshire Inns, The Cotswolds

Our sister Inn – The King’s Head Inn appeared in The Saturday Telegraph Travel section recently. The article ‘Four of the best cosy inns for autumn’ was written by Francesca Syz. It’s a very complementary piece and we are delighted … Read More