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Nanford Guest House

137 Iffley Road, Oxford OX41EJ, England
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst a agree with the majority of the reviews as this is probably the worst place I have ever stayed. You have to keep in mind the price - it is cheap and usually has rooms going at little to no notice but I think that's because (From my own experience) when you book a room in advance they give... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Room 5 above entrance door, Very smelly room, 9sqm, tiny window to noisy Iffley Road, 12" TV of 1975 and no reception of any channel, supertiny bathroom and sink and toilet 2sqm, no hot water during the day.. didn't try the breakfast. Stayed 2 nights because of location. One night too many... You just want to leave asap.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying as we were playing live music locally.I had read the reviews and knew what to expect.It was very cheap for Oxford and our room was reasonably clean.The shower didn't work very well, the holes were blocked.The receptionist was slighly abrupt,the owner apparently. He asked for payment up front-no problem. He went for a drink with my friend... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I stayed here for one night. It was a for a work do and I had to pay out of my own pocket so I went here because it was cheap and I knew I would be drunk. The place is like a building site. The first odd thing I noticed is that there were loads of cats in rubble... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

After walking through the front door of this guest house It was clear to me that is the most dirtiest filthiest place I have ever been to and after been shown the room I was even more disgusted with the bathroom and the attitude of the receptionist was appalling he didn't care when approached about the cleanliness of the room... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Never seen in my life a so filthy and badly kept place. Humidity that can kill you. Change of bedding every 10 days. To fit under the shower you must bend your knees, unless you are less than 165 cm. A very interesting spiders breeding, here you will discover 4 or 5 different species at least. Be careful in the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is without doubt the worst place I have ever stayed. It was horrendous on every possible level. The building is disgustingly dirty and shabby throughout. We were met by a very inhospitable man who was clearly not interested in customer service, shown where to park in a scrap yard behind the house, and then shown into room in a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I've booked the place for its price. I didn't have any big expectations After some of the reviews but I was surprise cause it wasn't so bad. Bed was ok, bathroom cleaned. We even could choose a room. Yes the man at the desk was a bit cold and the breakfast didn't worth to wake up (service at the breakfast... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

An experience from the Middle Ages; I didn't expect to escape alive and I still fear that my sanity will never return. Avoid unless you are nostalgic for The Black Death. My bed was wretched and the smell still haunts me. The sound of screaming and violent heaving kept me awake all hours, and I fled at first light.

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4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This place survives because it's £25 a person and everywhere else in Oxford is 4 times that. We stayed as a group of 8 blokes for one night as part of a stag do and were glad to have safety in numbers. Beds were falling apart, mattress's were just springs, one of the rooms had poo stains on the shower... More

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Address: 137 Iffley Road, Oxford OX41EJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 50
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