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The Oxford Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   13-14 Craven Terrace | Lancaster Gate, London W2 3QD, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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Ranked #695 of 1,054 Hotels in London
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Amersham, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is ok to stay! I mean good not too bad and nothing excellent then again can't fault. The room is very good size and the service was good too. Breakfast was ok bit small portion but never mind. Can try it

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Volgograd, Russia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For those used to the size and decor of European hotels, this is a great inexpensive place to stay in London. If you're expecting an American style and size room, then you'll be disappointed. Our room was clean and the bathroom roomy enough. We had booked through a travel site and the only room left was a triple, but this... More

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London
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

That was the most horrible hotel I have ever been. Horrible rooms, terrible breakfast. no elevator, ugly room, small bad, worst bathroom, very small, breakfast ? I would not call this breakfast. not worth a penny

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Luleå
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We visited the Oxford Hotel and it wasn't too bad. The rooms were small, and the bathrooms even smaller (the shower didn't work most times due to low water pressure and severe temperature changes). We lived on the third door, and the stairs were hell, due to them being very narrow and steep. Thanks to our third floor room we... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed here for 12 nights in May and enjoyed our stay. Every day consisted of leaving early in the morning to sightsee and explore and returning late at night to shower and sleep. If, like us,you're in London as an eager and curious tourist who will use the hotel as little more than a place to rest at night,... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My mother and I stayed here one night when we first landed in London. It had a very convenient location, very reasonable prices, and the room was quiet and clean- even if it was a little small. They were skimpy on the towels, but the shower had plenty of hot water. It worked well for what we needed- a place... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Cheap and cheerful. We arrived from Australia absolutely exhausted, at 9 in the morning and were able to check in immediately. Service was friendly and fairly fast. Rooms are tiny but if the basics are all you need then it's fine. The shower was very small but if you have a sense of humour it's fine! Water pressure was good... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I recently stayed here with a group of friends and none of us were very impressed. We weren't expecting 5* luxury but for the price we paid we expected much better. The rooms were cold with a musty smell and the staff were unhelpful and rather rude. When we asked to speak to the manager we were told no-one would... More

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Boston
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

To call this place a hotel is an outrageous overstatement. We booked through hotels.com at a "discounted" rate of approximately $150/night (excluding taxes). European rooms generally run smaller than most, but this was ridiculous. Add to that the utter uncleanliness and it was intolerable. We didn't stay more than a few hours before we re-booked our stay at another hotel... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

Lonely Planet describes this hotel as tired. This comes very close. The staff is very friendly and always smiling. However the hotel itself is long due for a brush up, though I doubt such costly plans are laid. Rooms are small, bathrooms minuscule and stairs very narrow. Breakfast is bland (cereal, white bread, jam, butter, some wierd orange juice, tea... More

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Address: 13-14 Craven Terrace | Lancaster Gate, London W2 3QD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Oxford Hotel 3*
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