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The Buttery Hotel

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
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Ranked #32 of 81 Oxford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Loughtonbee Loughton, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Loughton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having arrived at their sister hotel, the Blenheim Buttery after a long day's shopping at Bicester Village the news that our booking had been cocked up and there was no room at the Inn wasn't exactly music to my ears. In fairness, I'd booked through a third party and then changed the date but it wasn't a good start. Luckily,... More

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Oxted, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cant get a better location for a stay in Oxford really. Right in the middle of buzzing Broad St, with a load of things going on within walking distance. The downside of this convenience is the hotel is very noisy. We had a room on the front of the hotel and it is only single-glazed to the street and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We had a deluxe double... Big room, comfy bed and duvet, clean with a stunning view of the college against the dark blue sky especially just before sunset (we were lucky with the weather). Right in the center, close to everything. Both the morning and evening reception staff were warm and friendly, but special mention for Victoria, the lady who... More

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Parking is always a problem in oxford, but this hotel is in a prime location and is opposite the majestic dreaming spires. Although a little expensive at full price, there are often deals available and the rooms are superb. Breakfast is good and the cafe opens afterward so you can enjoy a coffee in a location featured in Lewis (most... More

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Baughurst, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

Staying overnight as we were guests at a weeding party held in a much more expensive hotel, but just a few minutes walk away. Hotel is above the Buttery Cafe which provides a very good breakfast and we found the standard double room to be clean, spacious and comfortable. Staff were friendly and helpful, and the location is perfect for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

I'm afraid I cannot recommend The Buttery. It's a nice enough guest house - our deluxe room was expensive, I thought - but clean, big and comfortable. There's a rather severe staircase to get to the reception desk and a lot of creaking floorboards and other unwanted sounds from other rooms. I was a little suspicious when we were made... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Quirky and good value. That says it all. Well, nearly! The welcome us friendly and efficient. The rooms are clean and comfortable - good for the price. It's central Oxford and during term time, it can be noisy at night with the volume of young people out and about in town. Breakfast, though good, is at the cafe below the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the Buttery for my wife's birthday and was pleasantry surprised with how central the location was. So easy to walk everywhere and sites nearby as were many bars and restaurants. The flip-side of a central location was the noise, although not directly near a late night venue, many patrons of nearby venues do walk by 'loudly'. It is... More

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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266 reviews 266 reviews
33 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We stayed at The Buttery just before Christmas. I really liked the place. The guy on reception was really friendly and helpful, and our room was a good size and overlooked Broad Street. We had a lovely cooked breakfast in the morning too. The location is great; just a short walk to the centre, shops and bars. Parking round here... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

This is the second time we have been to the cafe for lunch - First time it was great, lovely food, good service and we really enjoyed it. As we had enjoyed it last time we came again - really bad service, the glass I was given was dirty I asked for another one which was washed for me on... More

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Address: 11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Hotel Style:
Ranked #32 of 81 B&Bs / Inns in Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Buttery Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Set on Broad Street, surrounded by historic University Colleges, The Buttery welcomes you to enjoy the wonders of Oxford from its central location. The Buttery provides bed and breakfast accommodation in a choice of rooms, all en-suite and decorated in a neutral style with light colours, some also with original fireplaces. We are in easy walking distance of a number of museums, theatres, the main shopping areas as well as variety of restaurants and pubs. ... more   less 
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