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Central Backpackers Oxford

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13 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HH, England
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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I needed to spend the night in Oxford and this hostel ended up being the best solution. Cheap rates, excellent location (a short walk from the train station) and all services you'd expect out of a hostel: common rooms and kitchen, lockers, free breakfast and free wifi.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For what it's the generally standards cleaning of an hostel this is absolutely outstanding. Rooms are big enough and very clean, breakfast included, lots of facilities, very nice common areas and the staff is friendly and always willing to help. Unfortunately is not the same for the manager (her assistant is lovely), difficult to have a talk with her if... More 

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Great Western, Australia
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very central location. Only 5min from main bus station. 15min into main sites. Bed was comfy, showers hot and place very clean. Had earplugs on offer as the night club could make it noisy. They had very steep stairs up to the rooms so be wary if you have a suitcase. Makes it tough. Had lovely common room areas and... More 

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1 Thank KalTrav
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel was really comfortable with large bedrooms, a lot of bathrooms and many common rooms, staff and owner were really kind and fun! great to come with friends or couple, we had everything we needed, great hostel!

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1 Thank Agustin C
County Durham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

4 of us stayed during a conference in a 6 bedroom. The rooms were not very big, but sufficient and there was a good breakfast included. Considering the prices in Oxford, this hostel is offering great value, even when sharing with others. It can be noisy from the surrounding pub during the weekend, but in fairness, this should be expected... More 

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Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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107 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Nice hostel with plenty of room to chill and a big terrace. Bedrooms were confortable and bathrooms clean...kitchen had plenty of elements to cook..they provide earplugs for the outside noise. It is near the city center.

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Thank Florencia L
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

This is a good hostel at a reasonable price. The kitchen is well equipped and clean, free breakfast as well. There is a nice TV-room and the bedrooms were clean and got comfy beds. A bit noisy outside though...but all in all I was happy with the central backpackers, would recommend. Ps: don't bring way to much luggage like I... More 

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

Staff not very helpful neither friendly, the beds are horrible! Imposible to sleep, and being surrounded by pubs doesnt help at all. Is very noisy, the hostel even supplies free earplugs, so you can have an idea how loud it gets there. Breakfast wasnt great neither, very poor.

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Thank Jessica S
Dresden, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for three nights and were happy with our stay. Very clean hostel with medium comfortable beds, lovely painted walls in the room and overall clean bathrooms. Nice staff but the hostel is located in the neighbourhood of quite a few discos so it's extremely noisy at night. Free ear plugs were a very welcome help! We'll be back!

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Thank SandraSp_2208
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Great, pretty cheap for the place. Nice people! A little bit noisy but it's the risk when you don' have your own room! Breakfast included, possibility to cook, TV room, small terrace where bbq took place in summer! Perfect for young travelers who want to meet people from all over the world

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