Nestled along the tranquil banks of the River Thames, Henley-on-Thames is a cosy market town celebrated for its riverside ambiance, welcoming community, and the famous rowing regatta.
The town takes pride in its close-knit community. Various events and festivals, like the Henley Festival of Music, Rewind Festival and Arts and the Henley Literary Festival, bring the community together and add a lively touch to the town’s character. There is a weekly market and monthly farmers market further bringing the community together and celebrating local goods and produce.
- Regatta & Events: Henley Royal Regatta, a world renowned rowing event, is a highlight of the town, attracting enthusiasts from around the globe. The town also hosts various festivals and cultural events throughout the year, such as the Henley Literary Festival, the Henley Food Festival, Rewind Festival and Henley Music Festival attracting world renowned artists.
- Shopping & Dining: The town offers an array of charming boutiques, antique shops, and delightful cafes, enhancing the shopping and dining experience for both locals and visitors. Along with a Waitrose, Tesco and Sainsbury Local adding convenience. From riverside dining to traditional English pubs, Henley-on-Thames provides a diverse culinary offering.
- Education: There is an abundance of excellent schooling options available. Trinity Primary School boasts an outstanding rating from Ofsted, and Gillotts Secondary School, also Ofsted outstanding, are both within the town. Additionally, numerous prestigious private schools, such as Rupert House, St Marys, Cranford House, Reading Blue Coat, The Oratory, The Abbey School for Girls and Queen Anne's in Caversham, further enrich the educational landscape, ensuring children receive a first-class education.