The Five Arrows

Our classic, contemporary interiors have been designed to make you feel at home.

Located in a small, friendly village in Buckinghamshire we aim to make every visit feel special whether you are staying overnight or spending an evening with loved ones in our bar and restaurant.

We are proud to have been awarded the Best Loved ‘The Boutique Award’ (Best Small Hotel) for 2018.

Bedroom Interior

'My best hotel stay ever...'

Exterior Image Five Arrows Hotel


The Five Arrows is a Grade II listed building at the gates of Waddesdon Manor built on the site of an old coaching inn. Its name is derived from the Rothschild family emblem of a shield surmounted by five arrows, pointing upward and tied with a ribbon.

Built in 1887 as part of Waddesdon Estate by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild it was originally used to accommodate the architects, craftsmen and artisans working on the Manor itself.

It was designed by architect/builder, James Taylor, who lived locally in Bierton; in his own “authentic” English style of half timbering, elaborate Elizabethan chimney stacks, and wrought ironwork. Architecturally it is one of the most striking buildings in the village.

AA Four Star Gold Award


Find us in the Muddy Stilettos Little Black Book of best businesses


Open Table Diners' Choice