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Old Black Horse

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   102 St. Clements, Oxford OX 1AR, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 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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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a very old inn but it is sadly down-at-heel. Good points: great location, kind and friendly staff, comfy bed, car park. Entrance through a small bar, tiny rooms up a rickety staircase. That's ok, but bits of the cladding on the walls fell off as we passed, the light fittings and window catches were wonky, no hand towel... More

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped into here on the off chance of getting a family room after a spur of the moment trip to Oxford while on the way home from Norwich, however they only slept 3 but we were offered accomodation out the back in the court yard, The rooms were clean, and fresh with everything we needed like a self contained... More

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Aylmer, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very old in. Did not room there but had a chance to have an ale outside. You really feel the purpose of this old inn. If you are taller than 5 foot 10 don't forget to bend down in the entry way in order to avoid seeing a few stars. Well worth the short walk from downtown.

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Derby
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location very close to city centre , rooms comfortable and very clean yes there is no double glazing and if your room is on front there will be traffic noise heard , but didn't stop from getting a reasonable nights sleep . Breakfast was tasty really good quality thick cut bacon very enjoyable Did think the price was a... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Just got back from a two night stay in Oxford. Chose this place because of its location and look. Was a quirky little place, and mastering the second floor of stairs in what is an old coaching inn whilst under the influence was tricky. Room was clean, bathroom nice ( a little small but more than functional), bed comfy and... More

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed 2 nights at this pub June 20th. Very well located - approx 10 minutes from the centre and a stones throw away from our favourite morroccon restaurant 'Kasbah'! Very friendly staff/landlord and the room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was included in the price but we missed it both mornings due to prior commitments. The pub had its own... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

17th century coaching inn, which now finds itself on top of a busy main route into Oxford. Very welcoming once you are inside though, which includes the friendly and helpful staff…the landlord had most kindly even planned a route map for me to use the next day in order to travel to an interview! I stayed in room 5, which... More

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Valencia, Spain
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

The lights of the room were not working. We asked the service to repair it, the day put off the reparation. Finally they did not repair it in 5 days!!! The hotel was clean, but a little noise. It's well connected to the city center.

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Manchester
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Almost centre of Oxford, lovely and very clean room however the rest of the hotel could do with a make over. Had booked 2 nights. This has got 4 stars from the tourist board how I don't know, I would give it a good 2 stars. Pros: Good location Very nice and clean room Free cark park Cons: Rest of... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

The Old Black Horse is not really a hotel, more rooms over a pub. It is in an excellent location, a few minutes walk from the city centre. It also has a car park. Hotels in Oxford that have parking tend to be very expensive or a distance out from the centre. The location and parking are therefore two big... More

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Address: 102 St. Clements, Oxford OX 1AR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Black Horse 3*
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