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Royal Oxford Hotel

#6 of 43 Hotels in Oxford
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Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HR, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mirfield, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is quite pricey compared to some 3*s, but you won't find much for less in Oxford. The staff are polite and happy to give any information required. The room we had was clean and very spacious. Comfy bed and plenty of fruit/biscuit snacks. The bathroom is clean with plenty of hot water, toiletries and towels. Although it could... More 

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Newton Le Willows, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good hotel very close to the train station. It doesn't have its own car parking but you can park in Staples car park (2 doors down) for £5 a night, which is a bargain - and very secure (they put down shutters at night so you can't leave!). Very close to the castle, shops, bars and pubs so was perfect... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel this weekend and really enjoyed my time. Its location is great- it is a stone's throw away from the station with easy access to the city centre. It was by no means a fancy place to stay, but it was comfortable with all the facilities you need- such a hairdryer, TV, kettle, towels and wifi.... More 

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Boss75, General Manager at Royal Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you for finding the time to review your stay with us and I am very happy that you have enjoyed it. In terms of the noise issue I am very sorry that you could hear the late night street noises but being located very close to the city centre means that we are in a close proximity... More 

Vermont
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal Oxford was not fancy, but it was clean and comfortable. It was a five minute walk to the older parts of Oxford, and for that we saved hundreds of dollars on the room rate. I would stay there again.

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Boss75, General Manager at Royal Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for finding the time to write your comments. I am pleased you have enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours faithfully Marzena James More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just wanted a single night stay in central Oxford and the Royal Oxford could accommodate us. As mentioned in other reviews, the room was extremely clean and the staff welcoming, helpful and polite. The bed was comfortable so we had a good night's sleep and a very good breakfast the following morning. Would definitely stay there again!

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Boss75, General Manager at Royal Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Customer Thank you very much for your review and I am very happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to be of service to you in the near future. Yours faithfully Marzena James More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed here several times, but sadly, will never stay again. Can't knock the accommodation: basic but pleasant rooms, great distance from station, with decent facilities and complimentary tea/coffee/biscuits are welcome. However, WORD OF WARNING - the hotel have terrible customer service and are extremely old fashioned when it comes to dispute resolution. I changed the dates of a stay,... More 

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Boss75, General Manager at Royal Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Heath I was very disappointed to read the comments regarding your booking experience, especially because we invest hours training our reservation team to provide faultless service i.e. sending confirmation letter for every change in reservation. However, having investigated your reservation in detail and having spoken to the team I have found the following information. Your reservation at the hotel... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My title says it all. Comfortable & clean room. Complimentary fruit & water. A wonderful shower. Central and easy to find for station and city centre. Friendly and very helpful staff. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend .

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Faringdon, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Thank you for a lovely stay. The staff were all friendly and helpful and the breakfast was lovely. The hotel was within easy walking distance of the theatre we visited and the hotel even looked after our bags after check-out until we were ready to leave to come home. Would highly recommend.

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Newcastle
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Does what it said on the tin, basic room however was clean with complimentary tea/coffee biscuits and fruit. Free wifi, perfect for what I needed it for which was an overnight stay for a business meeting. Nice and close to train station and walking distance to town centre

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Vancouver, British Columbia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

On line booking was easy. Arrival, check-in and check-out were seamless - the hotel is across the street from the train station, and two blocks from the buss station. The heart of Oxford is just a 5-7 minute walk. Room was comfortable and clean, with fresh fruit, cookies and tea/coffee supplied.

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