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Pembroke Guest House

153 Kennington Road | Kennington, Oxford OX1 5PE, England
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Ranked #8 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our cozy garret en-suite was spotless and had a nice breeze. Clare, Pedro & staff serve up delicious, filling breakfasts and individualized care that make this a perfect choice. Convenient access for the Oxford bus directly in front of the inn, or an idyllic walk along the Thames watching the Oxford colleges rowing crews train. Be sure to pause at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clare and her wonderful staff attend to each guest's personal needs with graciousness and care to ensure a delightful stay. The adjacent river walk into Oxford was a joy each morning and bus access couldn't be more convenient - all in all a delight!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Claire provided a great breakfast, clean room and great advice during our stay. You have to take a bus to get there but it stops right in front of the home. The rooms are small and you share a bathroom but they are contemporary and clean. The bathroom had a great array of rubber duckys! Claire provided a map of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The place is nice. Location is conveniently right by a bus stop on a route into Oxford, and walkable if you have time and decent weather. Staff are pleasant, and the breakfasts are better than advertised.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Excellent helpful owner, lovely walk into Oxford along the river, very clean and nice bathroom. We were out late at a ball so couldn't make it up for breakfast but Claire ensured there was food waiting for us as soon as we woke up. Everything was very relaxed and no fuss making for a very easy, chilled weekend.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I booked in at Pembroke Guest house as a last minute stay for me and some colleagues. The rates were a lot better than others within the area so I was hoping that the pictures online weren't deceiving. They most certainly wasn't. The property(s) are beautiful and very welcoming, a modern touch met with comfort lead to a very relaxing... More

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LolaOxford, Owner at Pembroke Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Dannie and Colleagues, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We would be delighted to host you all again and again! Best regards, Clare and Team More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We recently stayed here for 3 nights whilst we visited Oxford for the first time as tourists. We are a family of four, with 2 children aged 7 and 5 months, so needed all the usual paraphernalia; travel cots, kettles for bottle water etc. Pembroke House was perfect for our needs, the rooms were clean, comfortable and roomy enough for... More

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LolaOxford, Owner at Pembroke Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Gavin and Family, We really enjoyed the time you stayed with us! We are also very grateful that you have taken the time to provide your lovely positive comments. It would be an honour to host you all again in the future! With best wishes, Clare and Team More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Pembroke Guesthouse is just outside Oxford in the village of Kennington. The bus to and from the city centre stops just outside the guesthouse and takes 10 minutes to get to the centre! My wife and I stayed for 3 nights and loved it. The room we had faced the back gardens which were really lovely and whilst there is... More

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LolaOxford, Owner at Pembroke Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Mike, It's great to know that we were able to provide a service that you were so happy with!. Please do come and see us again. We look forward to it! Best regards, Clare and Team More

Graz, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Pembroke Guesthouse was the worsest B&B during our 4 weeks holiday in England. All other hotels have been much better for the same price. When we arrived the first was that we had to pay 500 pounds by creditcard. Then they showed us our smal room. The bathhroom and toilet had 1 squaremeter. Ten meters in front of our windows... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed for 3 nights. It was very clean and comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious and staff were very friendly and informative. There was a bit of quirkiness in that the en-suite was accessed by leaving your room and entering the bathroom through a door in the corridor. Also, as a part of the cleanliness regimen, no... More

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LolaOxford, Owner at Pembroke Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ken, Thank you for the time you've taken to rate our guesthouse. We really enjoyed the time you spent with us and are happy to know that whilst there are a few quirks in our service, you did enjoy your time with us :) WIsh you all the best and see you again in the future perhaps! Kind regards,... More

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Address: 153 Kennington Road | Kennington, Oxford OX1 5PE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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