before your visit

arrival and departure information

Check-ins are available from 16:00.

If you are likely to arrive later than 6pm, please call our retreat reception team on 01993 835020 to let them know.

Blenheim Palace welcome hampers can be ordered in advance. Your confirmation email includes a code for 20% off Blenheim Palace annual passes.

Check-out time is at 10:00 am on the day of your departure. Please drop your key into the box by the exit barrier. Please pay for any movies and collect any cash deposits, such as for a gym pass, during reception hours and prior to departure.

We kindly ask that you leave your accommodation as you found it and take your rubbish/recycling to the bin bays located around the retreat.

all your resort information in one handy magazine!

Download our welcome magazine using the button below. You’ll find all kinds of handy information in there, from local attractions, places to visit and how to order a welcome hamper, to health and safety information about your holiday accommodation.

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more important information

    resort map

    Our resort map helps you find your way around the resort and leads you to your holiday accommodation easily. Download your own resort map below before you arrive.

    download map

    Our address is: Blenheim Palace Lodge Retreat, Bladon Rd, Bladon, Woodstock OX20 1PT. Click the button below to open google maps.

    open google maps
    resort rules

    Please download and read our park rules.

    download park rules
    our FAQs

    If you have any questions, don't forget to read our FAQs section as we might have the answer there.

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find things to do in the local area

There are lots places to explore around the resort and the surrounding areas. Starting planning your days out and enjoy everything that Blenheim Palace and the local area has to offer!

local area info

additional information about your booking

Please note, that your car registration number will be requested upon arrival for our barrier security system.

lost/forgotten items:

Don’t forget to check your lodge before you leave (especially on radiators and in drawers) for any items you may have forgotten.

We are sometimes able to return your items if they are found, however, if they are not found please be aware Darwin Escapes is not responsible for items that are left behind or lost in your accommodation or around the resort.