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Ethos Hotel

59 Western Road | Grandpont, Oxford OX1 4LF, England
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Ranked #24 of 43 hotels in Oxford
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Personally I would recommend this hotel. The rooms were very clean and quiet. The A/C system is spot on. The bed and pillows were very comfortable. Nice heated shower floors. All amenities provided. Wi-fi works excellent. Very honest hotel staff. Within walking distance to the city center. True story: I left my shoes, shirt, and jeans there which the hotel... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night in August while passing through Oxford. We arrived a little early and the reception was unmanned. After calling the number of the counter we were met with indifference at best. The person on the phone was in a different location and couldn't even assist with local parking directions. Not ideal. On our return the reception... More

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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in oxford for 10 days and stayed in 3 rooms at the hotel. I was very satisified. The staff resolved a dispute in a very fair way. The rooms were very nice and quiet, the walk to the heart of town was about 10 minutes. Good people. I would stay again!

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a beautifully decorated, modern room with great facilities -iron and ironing board; fridge; kettle, toaster, microwave; cutlery and crockery in a mini-kitchenette - but we didn't know before we got there that there would be those facilities or we'd have brought our own breakfast. The only breakfast is a cold breakfast basket delivered to the room which we... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After looking for a family room in Oxford, we nearly went home. Thank goodness we found this lovely hotel! Such warm friendly stuff, clean and excellent family size room! It changed our view of Oxford accommodation. We highly recommend, it was good value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We could not have been happier with Ethos Hotel! Our room was clean and tidy with everything we needed! I can't say exactly what but there was a charm that made our experience great! I would gladly stay here again and appreciate the extra hospitality the stuff exhibited.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for a couple of nights in Ethos Hotel, in one of the new executives suites. Everything was perfect! We had AC, Sky channels, kitchenette with fridge, coffee machine... We couldn't ask for more! We felt like home and we looking forward to come again!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This small hotel is around 15 minutes' walk from the centre of town and station. It's tucked away in a residential area and seems to be a modern conversion of a corner terrace. Rooms are small and okay for one; a family would really struggle. It's not cheap, but that just reflects Oxford where good value is very hard to... More

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Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Visited the Ethos Hotel on 12-14 July. Nice location on a quiet side street close to the downtown area. Stayed in two rooms as we requested something bigger for the last night. The experience was good but somewhat variable and further attention to details is necessary to complete the room setups. The staff were, however, quite helpful: when we shifted... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

To be fair, the Manager was very pleasant and helpful and she bent over backwards to do the right thing, but this hotel just does not cut it. Cleanliness. If I am staying away from home, I do not want someone else's (whom I do not know) fingerprints on my bathroom mirror and wardrobe door. Our room had not been... More

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Address: 59 Western Road | Grandpont, Oxford OX1 4LF, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Close to the very heart of Oxford, this stylish and contemporary hotel offers luxurious boutique-style accommodation with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and satellite TV with free movie and sports channels. In a quiet residential area, Ethos Hotel Oxford has a great location, within easy walking distance of the University’s colleges and all of the city’s shops, bars and restaurants. Sleek, stylish and modern, all of the rooms and suites are individually styled and luxuriously appointed with state-of-the-art facilities. The Ethos Hotel has been highly acclaimed, with the Sunday Times of 8 March 2009 saying an "excellent addition to the scene is the chic, contemporary Ethos." The friendly and professional multilingual staff offers affordable service and amenities specifically chosen for the needs of business and pleasure travelers. Guests are entitled to reduced rates at a nearby spa, gym and pool. ... more   less 
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