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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   15-17 London Road, Oxford OX3 7SP, England
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Pickwick's Guest House
Ranked #73 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Devon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I was staying in the single room with shared shower room. They charged £50 per night. The room was minute and double aspect. The windows were poorly insulated. As I went into the room the temperature dropped. I ended up sleeping in my clothes as it was so cold and the bedding was inadequate. The bed was uncomfortable. The shower... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Welcome dreadful. Door opened to "what do you want" by person in a shiny track suit. Breakfast only available from 730 despite having to leave on business at. 730 offered initially to have cold breakfast delivered to room night before. When complained and demanded to speak to owner offered a cold breakfast but at least with milk etc to be... More 

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Stayed here while husband having op at John Radcliffe; really convenient being able to walk there so quickly and parking excellent. Room 9 comfy and warm, good shower and well-supplied hot drink tray. All I needed, but tiny towel a bit inadequate! Staff are polite and the breakfast good, delivered efficiently in a pretty room. Good price for Oxford, and... More 

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Earth
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This guest house is a nice place to stay in Oxford. It is not far from the university setting and there is food, restaurants, and bus stops all within walking distance. We had a nice room on the first floor that had big sliding glass windows to the back yard. It is a peaceful setting. The breakfast served was average.... More 

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Bergen
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51 reviews 51 reviews
45 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We have stayed many times at this Guesthouse, which is conveniently located, but, best of all, has a room with a balcony overlooking the garden. Our main gripe earlier has been the wifi system, which was atrocious, and certainly didn't work in the bedrooms - this time it is perfect, they must have got a new system. We read with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Having read the negative reviews here I really wanted to like the hotel. I like to root for the underdog. Sadly, it was fine by day but terrible at night. I arrived to a cosy and comfortable room, and in the morning had a hot shower. The staff were very friendly, interested in my stay and keen to make sure... More 

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Margate, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The rooms are tired, the staff seem to regard guests as objects to be rude to. Room 8 is to be avoided, located between reception and the front car park. This ensures you can hear the rudeness from early on from one side, and the sound of cars from the other. The breakfast looked rather plastic so I gave it... More 

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Birmingham
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

A hotel which provided a clean room and an acceptable breakfast both for meat eaters and vegetarians. Staff were efficient. Only request we made was for a 3rd mug for the room as only 2 provided. tea, coffee etc plentiful.

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Dublin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This place is a dive, I would forgive a multitude were the staff friendly, try grumpy and rude for your money!!! I was put in a pokey, over-heated room in a woefully uncomfortable bed. Cheap pine furniture ala late 1980s everywhere the towels are actually funny (grey, paper weight).

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

If you ever wish to go to Oxford, I'd greatly advise you not to even consider this guest house. The staffs were rude, imprudent, annoying, insulting and unmannerly people. They shouted at us, kicked us out of our room and said that they won't clean it if we do not get out now. They knocked loudly and they scolded us... More 

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Additional Information about Pickwick's Guest House

Address: 15-17 London Road, Oxford OX3 7SP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Hotel Class:4 star — Pickwick's Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Pickwick`s Guest House Hotel Oxford

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