Where the River Thames meets the historic market town of Henley discover the perfect waterside retreat, a 16th-century coaching inn now reimagined for a life well lived today.

Stay, play, work, explore and enjoy the easy familiarity of spending time in one of the 40 individually designed rooms at The Relais Henley, inspired by the liveliness of the river as it flows through the surrounding English countryside. Ideally located just 25 minutes from Heathrow airport for international arrivals and within an hour’s train ride from London Paddington.

Enjoy centuries of stories, and write new ones as you discover dining at Mosimann’s, artisan deli picnics, co-working at the Palm Court and living like a local for the Henley Royal Regatta and Rewind Festival.

Need to Know

Number of rooms

40

Check-in

Check-in at 3pm.

Check-out

Check-out at 11.00am

Dining

The Clipper Restaurant, Dining by Mosimann’s

The Clipper Restaurant offers elegant all-day dining, with menus by Mosimann’s of London introducing flavoursome ‘cuisine naturelle’ that allows the best of locally sourced ingredients to shine.

The Clip Bar

A perfect place to meet for an early evening aperitif and enjoy the Riverside views.

The Quarterdeck Bar, Drink and Be Merry

Tucked into the oldest part of the hotel and framed by original wood beams, the intimate Quarterdeck Bar has the patina of an old English pub, now refreshed as a chic, comfortable, eclectic bar inspired by its namesake.

The Deli

At The Deli, find gourmet grab-and-go sandwiches, pastries, coffee and soft drinks, as well as picnics to set you up for a day on the riverside in Henley on Thames.

The Spa

Unwind and rejuvenate on your visit to The Relais Henley with a choice of pampering treatments, available both in-room or in the dedicated spa facilities by Glow Medispa, just a short 2 minute walk from the hotel.

Treatments such as Dermaquest Facials, full-body or tranquility face and scalp massages can be offered in-room for guests looking for the ultimate in relaxation whilst staying in the waterside retreat.

The Glow Medispa in Henley on Thames is a full service beauty salon offering first class beauty and relaxation treatments.

Treatments include:

· CACI Synergy
· Dermaquest Facials
· Decleor Facials
· Aesthetic Treatments
· Lumineo Light Therapy
· Laser Hair Removal
· Manicures & Pedicures
· Massage Treatments
· Waxing

To book, we require at least 24 hours notice, in order to ensure the specialist is available for your desired in-room or in-spa treatment. Talk to the reception team to find out more and book your experience.

Activites

Horse Riding in The Chilterns

Horse riding in the Chilterns is a magical experience and there are some wonderful options from which to choose – for all experience levels. From private countryside rides to coaching at equestrian centres.

Clay Pigeon Shooting

Based around beautiful private country estates and manor houses or private shooting lodge, this experience enables you to enjoy an exciting activity in beautiful surroundings.

Golf in the Countryside

Oxfordshire is home to some fantastic opportunities for golfing, with a range of picturesque courses to challenge players of all levels. The partnerships can grant access to some excellent courses set into the Chilterns.

Cruise the River Thames

The River Thames plays great inspiration to the hotel, team and guests, and what better way to experience it than adventuring onto the water. A trusted boating partner offers a range of experiences.

Explore Henley by Bike

Explore the beautiful Henley on Thames by bike with  classic bicycles, offering the ideal way to follow the river as it meanders through the rolling Chiltern Hills.

Gym Day Passes in Partnership with Badgemore Park

For those looking to maintain their fitness routine whilst visiting Henley on Thames, book a day pass in the local private club in partnership with Badgemore Park.

The Ultimate Gin Masterclass Experience

Visit a multi award-winning local Henley distillery, for the ultimate Gin masterclass experience. Blend and create your very own signature bottle in Henley.

Pricing

January – March: From £210

April – May: From £220

June – August: From £240

September – December: From £200

Contact

Address

The Relais Henley

Hart St, Henley-on-Thames RG9 2AR

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Reservations

General Manager

Jason Thorley

Owners / Proprietors

Grace Leo & Tim Hartnoll

Offers & Packages

Inclusive Packages

Country Escape with Shooting Experience at The Relais

Experience Clay Pigeon Shooting

Escape the everyday and visit The Relais Henley for a countryside experience. We have partnered with EJ Churchill, the regions leading name in shooting to provide a country getaway like no other.

Combine your staycation in the inspiring waterfront escape on the River Thames with a clay shooting experience at a state-of-the-art facility set in 40 acres of woodland on a stunning estate. Receive expert tuition from their dedicated instructors who are amongst the most experienced in the county.

With packages for all skill levels, whether it’s your first time shooting or you are a serious shooter, EJ Churchill’s facilities offer over 120 clay shooting stands that will test your skills and help you to progress whilst having fun.

 

The offer includes:

  • An overnight stay at The Relais Henley
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Transfer to and from the shooting ground
  • Expert shooting tuition with our partners
  • Your choice of either: An introductory 25 clay beginners lesson or An advanced level 1 hour 50 clay tutored experience
  • Access to our partners’ Country Clothing Store, with preferential discounts

 

Terms and conditions

  • Pre-Booking Required. Due to limited spaces and availability, we require all packages to be pre-booked directly.
  • Blackout dates apply to room nights and experiences, and redemption is subject to availability. As we are working with a partner to provide the shooting experience, we must first check their availability before confirming your booking.

 

Cancellation Policy

A credit card or debit card is required to secure your reservation however this will not be charged in advance of your arrival date so feel free to make changes to your booking up to 1 day prior to arrival.

Any cancellations received after 6pm (GMT) 48 hours prior to arrival will be charged for the first night’s stay in full along with the cost of the packaged experience.

We highly recommend that you have suitable travel insurance in place at the time of booking

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Golf Getaway with The Relais

Enjoy a golfing getaway in Henley on Thames, with a stay in The Relais Henley alongside access to Badgemore Park’s 18 hole golf course nestled into the Oxfordshire countryside.

 

Our partner golf course, Badgemore park, is a glorious 18-hole parkland course designed by architect Robert Sandow to challenge golfers of all standards. Located just a few minutes drive from the hotel, the course has a full, state-of-the-art irrigation system, ensuring immaculately maintained fairways and excellent putting surfaces all year round.

 

The offer includes:

  • An overnight stay at The Relais Henley
  • Daily breakfast
  • Transfers to and from The Relais Henley to Badgemore Park
  • 18 holes of golf at Badgemore Park
  • 1 complimentary post-round drink in The Quarterdeck Bar at The Relais Henley

 

Terms and conditions

  • Advanced bookings are required
  • Tee times are bookable after 11am only and must be pre-booked
  • The post-round drink can include; beer, house wine, cocktail or mocktail
  • This offer applies to direct bookings only
  • Blackout dates apply and packages are subject to availability
  • Pre-Booking Required

Blackout dates apply to room nights and experiences, and redemption is subject to availability. As we are working with a partner to provide the shooting experience, we must first check their availability before confirming your booking.

Cancellation Policy

A credit card or debit card is required to secure your reservation however this will not be charged in advance of your arrival date so feel free to make changes to your booking up to 1 day prior to arrival.

Any cancellations received after 6pm (GMT) 48 hours prior to arrival will be charged for the first night’s stay in full along with the cost of the packaged experience.

We highly recommend that you have suitable travel insurance in place at the time of booking.

 

Call now to book

Room & Row Experience Package

Live the life of the nation’s leading rowers and gain access to one on one training from some of the best rowing talent in the country.

Our partnership with neighbours over the river, The Leander Club, gives you access to the world of rowing and an incredible experience that is usually only reserved for members of this elite rowing club.

Stay in one of our carefully designed rooms, and live the excitement of rowing along one of the world’s most celebrated stretches of river and home to The Henley Regatta.

Guests will receive a 1-hour coaching session from professional rowers from The Leander Club during their stay.

 

The offer includes:

  • Check in at 3pm and check out at 11am
  • Daily Breakfast in The Clipper Restaurant
  • A 1 or 2 hour rowing training session led by professionals from The Leander Club.

 

Terms and conditions

Advanced bookings are required. As we are working with the professionals at The Leander Club, we will require at minimum 2 weeks’ notice in order to book in your session alongside their vigorous training schedule.

 

Cancellation policy:

A credit card or debit card is required to secure your reservation however this will not be charged in advance of your arrival date so feel free to make changes to your booking up to 1 day prior to arrival.

Any cancellations received after 6pm (GMT) 1 day prior to arrival will be charged for the first nights stay in full.

We highly recommend that you have suitable travel insurance in place at the time of booking.

 

Call now to book

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Attractions Near The Relais Henley

Henley Festival

Discover Henley Festival, one of the highlights on the calendars of many, this exclusive boutique black tie festival, now entering its 40th year takes place over five days and celebrates the best in music and arts.

Henley Royal Regatta

Undoubtedly Henley Royal Regatta is the best known regatta in the world and is a true highlight of the summer sporting calendar. Aside from the rowing, visitors can also take in the ambiance and enjoy the many facilities within its enclosures.

Thames Traditional Boat Festival

Relive the glory days of British boating, with this beloved festival offering excitement for the whole family. Celebrating traditional British boating craftsmanship and evoking the nostalgia of a bygone era.

Kenton Theatre

Visit the UK’s fourth oldest working theatre, just a short walk from The Relais Henley. The Kenton Theatre offers a varied programme of comedy, drama, music, talks and more.

Henley Literary Festival

The UK’s biggest book festival, The Henley Literary Festival, returns to Henley on Thames in October with a captivating line-up of literary events.

Stonor Park

Step back in time for an experience like no other! The historic building and sweeping grounds are breathtaking, and the family collection of art and artifacts is extraordinary.

Weddings at The Relais Henley

Please email the hotel to discuss exclusive use / private events

Meetings at The Relais Henley

The Salon : Co-work by day, time off by night

Elegant, expansive and inspiring, The Palm Court is a dedicated space for creative co-working and catching up with your inbox.

Originally a 19th century town coffee house, this long salon with high ceilings and river views has been transformed into the dramatic Palm Court with planter fans, giant mirrors and a mosaic of Persian rugs, with small cluster seating for both work and leisure encounters.

This setting becomes an ideal place as your day ‘office’, and in the evening your rendezvous spot to meet friends for drinks.

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