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About Us


The Cosener’s House occupies a picturesque Thames-side position in Abingdon, just 8 miles from Oxford. It takes its name from the Cuisinier (the official responsible for providing food for the Abbey). The oldest part of the present building is the central portion which dates from the mid-eighteenth century.

We are one of the hidden gems of Abingdon and would love to invite you to stay.

We have 50 on-site bedrooms as well as 4 meeting rooms. We also have private  bar and dining facilities available, perfect for Weddings and Events. 


The Cosener's House has 50 bedrooms.

Click below to see our selection of rooms available in our

Main House, Stables, Cottage and Orchard Rooms



The main Restaurant boasts stunning views overlooking our private gardens and the River Thames.  

The bar and restaurant can also be hired separately for private dining and special events.  


Monday – Friday: 7:00am – 9:00am

Weekends & Bank Holidays: 8:00am – 10:00am


Monday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 15:00pm

Afternoon Tea*

Monday - Saturday: 13:00pm - 17:00pm

Sunday: 12.00pm - 15.00pm

*Advanced booking required



Monday - Saturday: 17:00pm - 21:00pm

Sunday - **CLOSED**



Monday - Sunday: 11:00am – 23:00pm


Our menu is comprised of popular and classic British dishes with a modern twist. We are proud to use local ingredients, and love providing a welcoming, home-away-from-home atmosphere with attentive service.

Please feel free to contact our team for a sample menu



The Cosener's House offers a choice of 4 functional meeting rooms; catering for anything from intimate training sessions for 2 up to larger theatre style conferences of up to 80. With our friendly team to assist you, the Cosener's House can cater to all of your meeting requirements.


Click below to see our Day Delegate Rates



This 19th century house occupies a picturesque Thames-side position with private gardens;

it truly is the hidden gem of Abingdon. 

When choosing us, you will be working with an experienced wedding planner, who will guide and advise you along your journey from newly engaged to the moment you leave as a

married couple!

We offer flexibility and exclusivity along with an impeccable service when it comes to hosting your celebration at this beautiful Oxfordshire wedding venue. 

The Cosener's House is licensed for indoor civil ceremonies.

Please contact Tom for further information and booking details.


Please Note:

We have limited parking on-site. We use the adjacent Abbey Close car park as our overflow. This is free between the hours of 6PM and 8AM and for the first hour.