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WestGate Hotel

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0AA, England
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Ranked #75 of 81 Oxford B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was in the annex, the window was cracked, one of the sockets pulled out of wall with wires hanging lose dangerous, dirty shower and dirty floor of bathroom. Would have rated this as poor but rated as average because when complained was given half of the money back, breakfast was good though.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I booked a twin en suite in this clean and basic hotel that is very close to the station and only 10 minutes walk to Oxford centre (Ashmolean end). Our room was small, with a portable TV and an effective shower/toilet. We sat in the pretty garden to drink tea but didn't have breakfast. My phone often... More

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This hotel was perfectly suited for my purposes of a weekend visit. The room was clean and contained all the necessary facilities for a pleasant stay. The bed was very comfortable, although a little on the small side. Breakfast was very nice and served with friendliness. I would have no hesitation in going back again.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Firstly I wanted to book one twin and one single room and was told they only had one double and two singles, no suitable twin rooms at all. Therefore, I booked three rooms at a total cost of £194. On arrival the double room turns out has a single bed also which would have been perfectly suitable, so saving me... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

So me anf my boyfriend were looking for a hotel in the centre of oxford or very near. We ledt it pretty late and wanted a room for valentine's day. Anyway this hotel sounded alright, it was very close to the train station with a short walk into town, and was priced at £80 for a double en suite room.... More

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Cromer, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013 via mobile

I tried to book a different hotel through INFOTEL. I bet they've never stayed there. Old. Dirty. Tired furniture. Broken drawers. So plan ahead. Sad thing is the staff were really nice. Maybe they haven't taken enough money to buy a tin of paint.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in the "annex". The room had an awful smell and was not clean. The cups and teaspoon were filthy and had not been cleaned from previous uses.cobwebs in the light (with dead spider!) And in corners. Cupboards and drawers that had stains and crumbs . TV signal poor. Bathroom had not been cleaned or stocked the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I booked a double room shared bathroom. When we got there, we were told that it is located in the annex, which is a small old building across the street, down the road. But that's fine to me, coz aty least it was easy to find and only about 2-minute walk away from the hotel. My room is quite small,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

Well,most reviews here were not just,but actually i was really supruzed,the rooms are clean,its an old building but who cares? The staff are very friendly and they would love to help in anything you need,location is 3 minutes from the centre walking, and the Wifi service is up all the time..To be fare, its woeth every pound you spend,and most... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Stayed at this establishment with adult family. This easy to find and access hotel is handy for a visit to Oxford but we found the showers in both rooms were not working properly, cycling from scalding to cold and additionally no shampoo or shower gel was supplied. Were told it is not their policy to do so. The rooms were... More

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Address: 1 Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — WestGate Hotel 2*
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