Local Area

George and DragonThe George and Dragon pub in Upton within a few minutes walk offers lunchtime and evening meals, as does the Red Lion in Blewbury, less than 1½ miles via a public footpath across the fields. The Hart in nearby Harwell, and the Wheatsheaf, Plough Inn and Eyston Arms in East Hendred between them offer a choice of dining options to meet all budgets. Fine dining is available nearby in Aston Tirrold at The Sweet Olive.

Didcot offers a cinema and arts centre together with a range of restaurants including Prezzo.

Aerial view of Upton countryside

Goring on ThamesUpton is situated in the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, on the edge of the Berkshire Downs. Within a couple of minutes you can be walking through unspoilt countryside towards the Ridgeway with superb views over the Vale of the White Horse. One of the most beautiful stretches of the River Thames runs nearby between the villages of Goring and Streatley.