About Us

A Warm Welcome

With a tradition of hospitality dating back more than 700 years, we warmly welcome you to The Shaven Crown. This medieval hostelry, one of the oldest inns in the country, is set opposite the church and village green in the heart of the picturesque Cotswold village of Shipton under Wychwood. The inn is full of charm and character with open fires, real ales and home-made food. The Shaven Crown is perfectly located for exploring the Cotswolds, with Blenheim Palace and the historic towns of Burford, Witney, Cheltenham and Oxford nearby.
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A Historic Inn

The Shaven Crown dates back more than 700 years

Beautiful Location

Located in the heart of the picturesque Cotswold village

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Charm & Character

Full of charm and character with open fires, real ales and home-made food.

Unique Rooms

Our rooms are all unique and abound with character & Cotswolds charm.

Things to do near

The Cotswolds is a rural area of south central England covering parts of 6 counties, notably Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire. Its rolling hills and grassland harbour thatched medieval villages, churches and stately homes built of distinctive local yellow limestone.