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Port Meadow

Walton Well Road, Oxford, England
+44 1865 715830
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“perch pub” (11 reviews)
Walton Well Road, Oxford, England
+44 1865 715830
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Normally a great place to walk but at the moment full of cows whose main objective seems to be to cover the entire are with cowpats.

Thank BrushM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

port meadow is a large open space in oxford where you can walk ,see wildlife ,fish(with a permit), swim in the river,it runs from walton well road in the centre of oxford to wolvercote in the north. 200 yards away is the trout inn

Thank barrysue2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Port Meadow is the idyllic place of Oxford...roaming cows and horses in the fields on the Thames River. Lovely paths in every direction, bridges over swans, geese and ducks, and a pub to top the act--the Perch. If you want peace, maybe a place to...More

Thank travelbounder
Reviewed 5 June 2017

First, a major tip: do not rely on your GPS! We probably walked at least an extra mile and a half before we realized the GPS was wrong! It is very scenic, if one stays near to and follows the river along the path to...More

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Free parking and 2 classic pubs within a couple of hundred yards in either direction. This is perfect dog-walking territory with views of the City that you can't get from anywhere else. One down-side, look out for Duck Poo and the other sort that lazy,...More

Thank Johnboy454
Reviewed 22 May 2017

at this place, narrow boats in al styles are morred in an idyllic surrounding, a nice open air pub is near, a nice place for a sunny sunday

Thank 169-skl
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I lived in Oxford for 3.5 months, and Port Meadow was one of my favorite places to visit. It is large park appropriate for picnics and kite flying, but the best part is the field of ponies and horses. They are gentle and friendly, so...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 28 April 2017

being a fan of Morse, I wanted to combine a lovely walk through the meadow with a peek at the Perch, which was featured in a Morse episode. We walked almost as far as Godstow. The weather was kind to us, we didn't get wet....More

Thank angelhair_9
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Enjoy the river walk though can get muddy and often floods in the winter. Good views towards the city

Thank PJW82
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Port Meadow is great for all ages. Great for walks and also great area for a river paddle or swim near the bridge. Toilets in carpark and there is a designated bbq area. Gets really busy in hot weather. Pubs located near by. Dog freindly....More

Thank lisaandjohnmilligan
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Mihaela C
22 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.