What’s nearby

Vanners might feel like it’s in the middle of nowhere, but is not only extremely well connected but surrounded by an amazing array of gastropubs, gourmet restaurants and a wide range of local tourist attractions including some of the UK’s most beautiful stately homes.

TOWNS

  • Hungerford – 15 mins
  • Winchester – 30 mins
  • Chilborton – 30 mins
  • Marlborough – 30 mins
  • Stockbridge – 30 mins
  • Oxford – 40 mins
  • Cirencester – 50 mins
  • Woodstock – 50 mins
  • Salisbury – 50 mins
  • Bradford on Avon – 1 hour
  • Henley on Thames – 1 hour
  • Beaulieu – 1 hour
  • Castle Combe – 1 hour
  • Tetbury – 1 hour
  • Burford – 1 hour
  • Bath – 1 hour 15 mins

STATELY HOMES

  • Highclere – 10 mins
  • Welford Park – 15 mins
  • Basing House – 30 mins
  • The Vyne – 30 mins
  • Ardington (note: not always open) – 30 mins
  • Englefield – 30 mins
  • Basildon Park – 35 mins
  • Kingston Bagpuize – 35 mins
  • Avington Park – 35 mins
  • Avebury Manor – 40 mins
  • Stratfield Saye – 40 mins
  • The Grange, Northington – 40 mins
  • Hinton Ampner – 40 mins
  • Broadlands – 40 mins
  • Lydiard Park – 40 mins
  • Blenheim – 50 mins
  • Chawton House – 50 mins
  • Wilton House – 55 mins
  • Corsham Court – 55 mins
  • Rousham House – 55 mins
  • Dyrham Park – 1 hour
  • Bowood House – 1 hour
  • Laycock Abbey – 1 hour
  • Cliveden – 1 hour
  • Greys Court – 1 hour
  • High Grove – 1 hour
  • Palace House, Beauleu – 1 hour
  • Windsor Castle – 1 hour
  • Stowe – 1 hour
  • Newhouse, Redlych – 1 hour
  • Stonor Park – 1 hour
  • Broughton Castle – 1 hour 10 mins
  • Longleat – 1 hour 15 mins
  • Stourhead – 1 hour 15 mins
  • Waddesdon House – 1 hour 15 mins
  • Stansted Park – 1 hour 15 mins

PUBS

  • Craven Arms – 5 mins
  • Dundas Arms, Kintbury – 7 mins
  • Swan Inn, Newtown – 8 mins
  • Crown and Garter, Inkpen – 9 mins
  • Carnarvon Arms – 10 mins
  • The Newbury, Newbury – 10 mins
  • The Pheasant, Highclere – 12 mins
  • Crown and Anker, Ham – 15 mins
  • Crab and Boer, Chieveley – 15 mins
  • Jack Russell, Faccombe – 15 mins
  • The Blackbird – 15 mins
  • The Star Inn, Kingsclere – 15 mins
  • The Pheasant, Hungerford – 17 mins
  • George & Dragon, Hurstborne Tarrant – 18 mins
  • Three Tones, Great Bedwyn – 20 mins
  • Wellington Arms, Baughurst – 20 mins
  • The Bourne Valley Inn, St Mary Bourne – 22 mins
  • The Bell, Ramsbury – 25 mins
  • The Pot Kiln, Frilsham – 25 mins
  • The George, Vernham Dean – 22 mins

OTHER PLACES TO EAT

  • Breakfast – Mrs Bs
  • Pizza – Lusso; Mio Fiore
  • Sushi – Agrigato $$; The Sushi Maki
  • Brunch – Bill’s
  • French – Cote
  • Gourmet – Henry & Joes
  • Lebanese – Lebanese House
  • Indian – Chillis
  • Fine Dining – The Woodspeen $$$; The Vineyard $$$; The Blackbird $$$, The Harrow, Little Bedwyn $$$ – 20 mins
  • Healthy lunch – Eliane $$
  • Cafe – Honesty Cafe, Inkpen

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES

  • Bombay Sapphire Distillery
  • Watermill Theatre
  • Snelsmore Common
  • Little Cote Roman villa
  • Newbury Races
  • 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park
  • Combe Gibbet (Walk)
  • Soho Farmhouse – 1 hour