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Stoke Mandeville Area Guide

Stoke Mandeville is a village in the Vale of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire located just three miles from Aylesbury and 3.4 miles from the market town of Wendover. The village is known for its association with the Paralympic Games, continuing to be a part of the torch relay since 2012.

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Stoke Mandeville village offers excellent road links towards surrounding towns and motorway networks. The train station links London in less than an hour, cycle routes link Aylesbury & Wendover. A regular bus route connects the village to Aylesbury & Bicester.

By Train
Stoke Mandeville train station links to London Marylebone served by Chiltern Railways. The village offers the fast service taking less than 50 mins.

By Bus
Stoke Mandeville has a choice of regular bus services. Local bus routes 50, 164 and 300 serve the village to areas such as Aylesbury, Dunstable, High Wycombe and Amersham.

By Car
Stoke Mandeville is central to a network of motorways and nearby towns. The M25 can be reached via the A41 bypass at Tring or the M40 which can be accessed either at Beaconsfield or Thame.

Local Amenities

  • Coombe Hill
  • The Phoenix Trail
  • Stoke Mandeville Stadium
  • Wendover Woods & Go Ape
  • Obsidian Art Gallery
  • The Roald Dahl Museum Aylesbury
  • The Waterside Theatre
  • The Waddesdon Manor & Grounds
  • The Bucks Goat Centre
  • Buckinghamshire Railway Museum
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Stoke Mandeville has a selection of excellent schools, which explains the popularity of the area amongst families.

Primary Schools
  • Stoke Mandeville Combined School
  • Weston Turville Church of England School
  • William Harding School Aylesbury
  • St Edwards Catholic Junior School
  • Turnfurlong Infant & Junior School Aylesbury
Secondary Schools
  • Aylesbury Grammar School
  • Aylesbury High School Aylesbury
  • Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School Aylesbury
  • John Colet Wendover
  • The Grange School Aylesbury
  • The Mandeville School Aylesbury

Restaurants & Bars

The area around Stoke Mandeville offers excellent eateries, bars and a traditional village pub.

  • Woolpack Stoke Mandeville
  • The Bell
  • The Bull
  • Russell Arms
  • The Manor Rooftop Cocktail Bar Aylesbury
  • Spice Garden Indian Restaurant Wendover
  • China Brasserie Restaurant & Takeaway Aylesbury
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Nearby hospitals can be found at either Stoke Mandeville or Wycombe Hospital.

  • Stoke Mandeville Hospital
  • Bedgrove Surgery
  • Wycombe Hospital
  • John Radcliffe Hospital Oxford