Waddesdon is a historic village located 6 miles north of Aylesbury that hosts a variety of amenities, shops and sports clubs. Its excellent transport links and schools also make it an ideal location for commuters and families alike. Our team of estate agents in Waddesdon have put together this guide to highlight everything this historic village has to offer.

Waddesdon restaurants and pubs

Waddesdon village offers a nice variety, with a couple of pub restaurants, cafés and a fish and chip shop depending on your preference. Read on to find our recommendations for the best restaurants and pubs in Waddesdon.

The Five Arrows Hotel

Offering upmarket accommodation and dining, this Victorian hotel at the gates of Waddesdon Manor is a 10-minute walk from the manor house and 6.1 miles from Aylesbury. Free parking is available. The hotel also has an upscale restaurant, which is open for lunch and dinner, featuring a selection of Rothschild wines. Afternoon tea is served in the restaurant or garden.

The Long Dog

The Long Dog is a family-owned independent country pub which celebrates independent local businesses. Suitable for families during the day and dog friendly, it’s the perfect stop off before or after a lovely local walk or visit to Waddesdon Manor. In the evening the lights go down and funky ambient music goes up, with candles enhancing the atmosphere to create a romantic and relaxed dining space.

Stables Café

The Stables Café is informal and ideal for families, set within Waddesdon Manor. Outside, a kiosk in the courtyard also serves hot drinks, snacks and children’s lunch boxes.

The Lion

This is a restaurant serving traditional British food, including a carvery. Other amenities include complimentary off-street parking, meeting and function rooms, and a bar with a fireplace and wooden floors.

Other restaurants include The Chadnis, an Indian cuisine, The 94 Coffee Shop for homemade cakes and refreshments and Top Chips Top Chef for your traditional fish and chips.

How far is Waddesdon from Aylesbury?

Waddesdon to Aylesbury by car

Waddesdon is 5.6 miles from Aylesbury and takes roughly 12 minutes via the A41.

Waddesdon to Aylesbury by train

The nearest train station is Aylesbury Vale Parkway railway station being 3 miles away via the A41. This is located approximately a 5 minute train journey from the main railway station in Aylesbury town centre.

The journey from Aylesbury Vale Parkway to London Marylebone takes 1 hour and 7 minutes, running roughly 28 trains a day.

Waddesdon to Aylesbury by bus

A bus service is also available Monday to Saturday, running every hour in the week with the journey taking 17 minutes.

Looking to buy a property in Waddesdon or a property in Aylesbury? Check out our area guides for more information on these locations.