Nestled in the heart of Buckinghamshire, just 11 miles from Milton Keynes, De Vere Horwood Estate elegantly combines vintage appeal with modern facilities. Whether travelling by air, rail or car Horwood Estate is located just off the A241 between Buckingham and Milton Keynes.
Its peaceful countryside setting and 38 acres of landscaped gardens provide a beautiful backdrop to relax and unwind—making it ideal for romantic weekends away, family breaks, or leisure trips to local attractions like Woburn Abbey, Silverstone, and Gullivers Land.
From Junction 13, the M1 Northbound:
Leave the M1 at Junction 13 and take the A421 (the main road) towards Milton Keynes, Bletchley, and Buckingham. You will pass through roughly 15 roundabouts before you reach with Mursley signed to your left. Go straight over this roundabout. Take the next road on your left signed for Little Horwood. Follow this road into Little Horwood; take the next road on your left signed Mursley, Leighton Buzzard, and Horwood Estate. Horwood Estate is found just under a mile on your right and is accessible from Mursley Road, not Winslow Road—14 miles from Junction 13 of the M1.
From Junction 14, the M1 Southbound:
Leave the M1 at Junction 14 signed to Newport Pagnell. Take the first right onto the A509 towards Milton Keynes, then the A5130 towards Woburn Sands. This road leads onto the A421 towards Milton Keynes, Bletchley, and Buckingham. From here, follow the signs detailed above.
From Junction 10, the M40 Northbound:
Leave the M40 at Junction 10 and take the A43 towards Brackley. At the first roundabout, take the A421 towards Buckingham and Milton Keynes. Continue straight and after 17 miles you will pass over a roundabout signed for Great Horwood. Take the next road on your right for Little Horwood. At the T-junction, turn right and travel into Little Horwood, then take the next road on your left signed Mursley, Leighton Buzzard, and Horwood Estate. Horwood Estate is just a mile on your right, 20 miles from Junction 9 of the M40.
From Junction 11, the M40 Southbound:
Leave the M40 at Junction 11 for Banbury and turn onto the A422 towards Brackley and Buckingham. Follow this road for 15 miles, taking the “all routes” sign into the centre of Buckingham, then onto the A421 towards Milton Keynes and Bletchley. Take the next road on your right for Little Horwood. At the T-junction, turn right and travel into Little Horwood then take the next road on your left signed Mursley, Leighton Buzzard, and Horwood Estate. Horwood Estate is just under a mile on your right, 20 miles from Junction 11.
Parking at Horwood Estate:
Parking is extensive and free for guests of the hotel, conference venue, and leisure club.
Conference & Meeting Venue Near Milton Keynes
When you are holding a training session or staging a conference, you need a unique learning environment where distractions are far away but the location is convenient. You need to be somewhere that not only inspires thinking but also provides the ideal space for team-building events. And most of all, you need great leisure facilities so you can unwind after a hard days’ thinking before putting your feet up in a luxury bedroom.
Welcome to De Vere Horwood Estate, perfectly situated for your next conference or meeting. Our 38 acres of landscaped grounds amid the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside form an idyllic backdrop to the grand, early 20th century manor house—restored and extended to combine historic charm with the very latest modern facilities.
28 meeting rooms for up to 220 delegates
185 bedrooms designed to suit the needs of business executives
Dedicated Horwood Estate conference coordinator
Free WiFi throughout; LCD projector, television, and audio visual equipment on site
Easily accommodated team-building activities with 38 acres of grounds
Extensive leisure facilities including indoor swimming pool, gym, spa and sauna.
Restaurant, bar, and room service
Horwood Estate Food & Drink
With its wide, stylish open space and welcoming and relaxed ambiance, Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Horwood Estate sets the scene for you to enjoy a delicious meal or refreshing beverage, created with the freshest of ingredients.
Choose from a delectable variety of starters and sides, mains, gourmet fare, and chef recommendations, or take advantage of the extensive lounge menu in the bar, which is served daily from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Using local produce and inspired combinations, the menus at Tempus reflect both seasonality and a commitment to culinary excellence.
Charming and cosy, our Guest rooms are thoughtfully furnished to create a relaxing environment after a long day of work or exploration.
Onsite leisure facilities including indoor swimming pool, spa and sauna, gym and all-weather tennis court.