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The Oxford Hotel

4.0 of 5 Godstow Road, Oxford OX2 8AL, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ruislip, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

All Staff very friendly, Breakfast very good, choice of breads to full english Evening meal on second night,staff very attentive.Food very good Having a gym and pool a bonus Bedroom fine, Tea making equipment.good bathroom and shower facilities

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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here with a friend during February half term. Lovely twin bedded room with all the normal facilities. Staff are lovely, polite and friendly- nothing was too much trouble for them. Had to ring up for more coffee though as they don't seem to refill the tray after cleaning the room. The swimming pool is tiny, can't even do laps... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a signature spa day here. Having read the TripAdvisor reviews, we lowered our expectations but were pleasantly surprised by the friendly and professional service, very good massages from Lauren and good food. The changing facilities could have been cleaner but it was still better than a public swimming pool. The hotel is family friendly so... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie O, It is great to learn that you thoroughly enjoyed your spa day here with us in particular your beauty treatments. Lauren will be overjoyed to here such kind feedback about her service, I shall pass this on. The points for improvement regarding the cleanliness of the changing rooms will be discussed with my leisure club manager to... More 

Glasgow, Scotland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at the Oxford Hotel for three nights in February 2015. We have stayed at a number of Hotel Collection hotels before and have always enjoyed our stays. This was our first visit to Oxford and we were attracted to Oxford by the architecture and by seeing the city on Inspector Morse, Lewis etc. The Hotel... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ronboy_EK, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. I am delighted that you continue to enjoy visiting the hotels in our collection and also that you were impressed with your stay here. We are in a great location I completely agree as well as the bus if it’s a nice warm day the... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited the hotel on a regular basis through work and only found an issue once - starter and main being served at the same time as the waiter didn't want the latter getting burnt if left in the kitchen???? - but mostly had pleasant stays there. Visited for the valentines package and was let down by lack of... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pablopp77, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and I am disappointed to read that your recent visit was not of our usual high standard. I do hope that you will return for another visit gain very soon. Kind regards Debbie Priestley General Manager More 

London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here recently on a dinner, bed and breakfast package and was very impressed. The room was a reasonable size with a well equipped bathroom. Other reviewers have complained about the layout and maze like corridors but we and our friends had no problem with finding our rooms. The dinner was very good with plenty of choice and the breakfast... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Globetrotting_Tilly, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am very pleased to read we were able to make your stay with us a comfortable and pleasant one. I hope we can welcome you again in the future. Debbie Priestley, General Manager More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To describe this hotel as 4 star is pushing it in the extreme. The exterior of the hotel is shabby, bins overflowing, concrete crumbling at the entrance is how you are greeted. The staff were pleasant enough and the room itself was fairly clean although extremely small, as was the bed. The bed was however comfortable and the bathroom stocked... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear gavuk1967, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I appreciate all guest feedback and am sorry to read that your stay with us was not to expectations. If you would like to raise any points with me, please contact me directly at the hotel. Best Regards, Debbie Priestley, General Manager More 

Towcester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely weekend break here which included three course meal on the Friday and afternoon tea on the Saturday. The food was very good and the staff were very friendly. We were on the ground floor and had a good room with a comfortable bed. It is not a country hotel but it doesn't pretend to be. It... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shelagh C, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am very pleased to read we were able to make you feel comfortable and welcome and I hope we will see you again soon. Debbie Priestley, General Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

292 paces and 46 steps to be precise from room to restaurant. It is two storey hotel without a lift and you have to walk down a set of stairs to get to the ground floor corridor which leads to reception, half a set of stairs to get to the bar and a further full flight to get to the... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lottiemonkey, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I welcome all guest feedback, both positive and negative. I am sorry that your dinner service was not quite to expectation and I have raised your comments with the kitchen team. I do hope we can welcome you again in the future. Debbie Priestley, General... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was part of a group of ladies who had been invited to attend a relaxing spa day as part of Hen Party for my niece. I would not have believed how disappointing this was going to be. Cramp, chilly, unclean facilities with a very small pool full of noisy young children and hotel residents coming and going. No seating... More 

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TheHotelCollection, General Manager at The Oxford Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ARM1253, Thank you for your review. I am very sorry that your spa day was not to expectations and for this I apologise. If you would like to raise any points with me directly, please contact me at the hotel. Debbie Priestley, General Manager. More 

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Address: Godstow Road, Oxford OX2 8AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Oxford Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 168
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Also Known As:
Barcelo Oxford Hotel Oxford
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Oxford
#11 Luxury Hotel in Oxford

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