THE OFFICIAL TOWN GUIDE

Henley-on-Thames is set to embrace the Olympic spirit this summer with “Henley Olympics Live,” a fantastic new initiative led by our new Mayor, Rory Hunt. From Wednesday, 31st July to Sunday, 4th August, the top of the Market Place will be transformed into a hub of excitement with a large…

As the excitement of the Euros sweeps across the nation, football fans in Henley-on-Thames are spoilt for choice when it comes to finding the perfect spot to catch the matches. Whether you’re looking for a lively atmosphere, a great deal on food and drink, or a sunny outdoor setting, Henley’s…

Henley-on-Thames is set to celebrate over a century of sporting excellence with the launch of “The Games at Henley“ exhibition at the River and Rowing Museum. Running from June 26 to September 15, this exhibition delves into the town’s rich Olympic history and its lasting impact on modern-day athletes. Exhibition…

There’s nothing quite like a traditional Sunday roast to end the week on a high note. Henley-on-Thames, with its charming pubs and restaurants, offers some of the finest Sunday roasts in the region. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, here are some top spots in Henley where you can…

In a town made famous by boat races, it would be almost criminal to visit without exploring the Thames by boat. You might consider embarking on a journey with Hobbs of Henley, a premier boat company that has been synonymous with river adventures for over a century. Whether you’re a…

If you find yourself in Henley-on-Thames this Easter season, you’re in for a treat! From tantalizing chocolate trails to enchanting river cruises, Henley has a plethora of activities to ensure your Easter break is nothing short of magical. Henley Town Centre Easter Bunny Trail: 18th March to 1st April Embark…

As Mother’s Day approaches, it’s time to show the special women in our lives just how much they mean to us. This Mother’s Day weekend, Henley has a plethora of delightful experiences and treats in store for all the wonderful Mums, Step Mums, Grandmas, and mother figures out there. Mother’s…

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate love than in the charming town of Henley-on-Thames? Nestled along the picturesque River Thames, Henley offers a romantic setting for couples to indulge in a day filled with love, laughter, and unforgettable moments. Here’s a guide to…

As the enchanting town of Henley-on-Thames gears up for an exciting half-term week, families are in for a treat with a myriad of activities and adventures suitable for all ages. Whether you’re a local resident or planning a day trip, Henley promises a delightful experience for everyone. Wind in The…

Our charming town of Henley-on-Thames is set to take the spotlight on the upcoming episode of “Roux down the River.” Renowned chef Michel Roux embarks on an enchanting journey down the river, exploring the delectable cuisine and meeting the fascinating people who contribute to the culinary tapestry of this historic…

As the year comes to a close, what better way to bid farewell to the old and welcome in the new than by indulging in the delightful offerings of Henley-on-Thames? From enchanting theatre performances to vibrant live music, elegant gala dinners to thrilling casino parties, and heartwarming daytime family treats,…

November 22, 2023

Friday 24th November is the day that Christmas is launched in Henley. The roads in the centre of town are closed from 3pm and the town is filled with festive stalls and fairground attractions. Shops stay open until 9pm. Machin’s will be frying up their famous bacon sandwiches, Laurence’s Menswear…

November 24, 2023

The Christmas season is a truly magical time in this picturesque town, and this year, it promises to be even more enchanting. In this blog post, we invite you to embrace the festive spirit and explore the exciting Christmas offerings that Henley-on-Thames has in store for you. **The Christmas Festival:…

Whether you’re seeking relaxation, rejuvenation, or a pampering session, Henley has something special to offer. In this blog post, we’ll guide you through a journey of self-care and discovery in our enchanting town. **1. Relaxation by the Riverside:** One of the most rejuvenating experiences you can have in Henley-on-Thames is…

What might start as a simple tourist visit can easily turn into a deep-seated desire to stay. With its rich history, stunning natural beauty, and vibrant community, it’s no wonder that many visitors find themselves longing to call Henley-on-Thames home. Discovering Henley-on-Thames: A Tourist’s Paradise Turning Tourist Dreams into Reality…