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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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Oxford, United Kingdom
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174 reviews 174 reviews
33 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited a couple of weeks ago with friends to watch the rugby and have a couple of pints . Its a tiny place but has great screens so all can take advantage of the atmosphere . There is a great range of drinks and the service was always quick .

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Monroe, Georgia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed for a week at Old Black Horse.....Pete the owner was very friendly and bent over to accommodate us at every turn. Great cooked breakfast, nice in hotel pub and front deck. Room was cozy with great service. Guests are made to feel welcome, and it's a great location in Oxford. Hard to find a more personable and friendly... More 

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Birmingham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Nice little place, clean and tidy. Stayed on couple of occasions for work so alone. Single room is a little cramped but sky tv, WiFi, hair dryer and decent bathroom. Reasonable breakfast, I enjoyed the poached eggs. Great location for doing things but as its above a pub it is as expected noisy at times, especially as Wednesday seems to... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Booked on the internet for £125 for one night. A very tatty building. The room smelt and was very tatty and dark - many of the lights were either not working or had no bulbs. No heating until 9pm and the electric circuits kept cutting out, so no TV etc for long periods. No internet at all during my stay.... More 

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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I booked 5 nights and changed it to 4, several weeks in advance. Refunds were guaranteed if 24 hours notice was given. I'm still waiting for my refund, despite repeated reminders. What more can I say? It's a shame it came to this - a simple, honest, refund was all that was required.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

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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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 10
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