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Parklands B&B

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   100 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6JU, England
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Ranked #24 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
samh462014 Sydney, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old house converted to top quality B&B. 15 mins walk to Oxford city and 10 minutes to Summertown high street with supermarkets, shops, restaurants, cafés, etc. Great and helpful staff, very good breakfast. Highly recommended.

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Nottingham
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33 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Parklands provides an easy walk into Oxford town or an even easier base for exploring the restaurants and bars of Jericho. Lovely old building, clean and comfortable rooms, decent breakfast as well. Overall Parklands represents very good value for money in what can be an expensive town. I will certainly return.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The Parklands is a lovely old North Oxford house in a good location, a short distance out of the city centre; the welcome is unobtrusive (never anyone in reception anytime I came in and out, which was fine as it meant that it felt a bit like walking into your own house - there's a bell to press if you... More

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Aarhus
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This hotel / B&B is a little bit worn down if you look “in the corners”, especially outside, but it is spotlessly clean and with a good atmosphere. Staff is attentive, especially in the breakfast restaurant. It is very easy to find, and it is within walking distance of Oxford’s city centre, which is very nice. Beware: There is no... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We were lucky to find a room available at short notice when we spent a Friday night in Oxford, rather than drive home to Herefordshire after the theatre. It was our first visit to Parklands, and we were very impressed. A compact room, but very comfortable and bright, with a great bed and ample storage. Only one strange feature -... More

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Everything that I have praised in the past remains true. But there were new events worth reporting. I needed to go shopping but had arrived in early evening. I asked if the owner knew when M&S closed. While I unpacked he found out and told me within a few minutes. At breakfast a visiting American asked if there was a... More

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Herts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Parklands B&B is a beautiful grand house just a 15 minute stroll from Oxford city center. Our room was clean and very comfortable, but the heating in the bathroom seemed to be set to sauna, even the floor was hot, not just warm!! Breakfast on the first day was dissapointint with solid poached eggs and dry bacon. Thankfully this was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The room was really comfortable. The bathroom was a bit small, but since it's a house that was refit as a hotel, it's understandable. Be prepared that there are a lot of stairs, so if you have trouble with that, this is not the hotel for you. The breakfast was really good - and the coffee was amazing. I didn't... More

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Surrey
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Easy bus ride into town centre and a fair price for its location. Had been nicely modernised and was all very clean Met 2 reception staff, both very helpful. Gave us free parking permit to go into town even after we checked out which we weren't expecting

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Dilton Marsh, Wiltshire,
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Visiting Oxford for a 50th Wedding Celebration Cruise, we were let down by our original Hotel (no names, no pack drill!). Popped into Parklands to ask for directions to another B&B (cheeky, I know, but needs must!), were immediately impressed by our reception and decided to stay. Thank you, Sue ;-) The Hotel . . . a fine old Victorian... More

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Address: 100 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6JU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Parklands B&B 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Located in a tree-lined residential area of North Oxford (just 15-20 minutes walk from the City Centre), Parklands offers bed and breakfast accommodation in the late Victorian former home of an Oxford Don. In addition to our 15 well-appointed en-suite rooms, we also offer a comfortable guest lounge (we are licensed to serve drinks) and a private walled garden for unwinding after a long day's work or play. We have various office facilities available for guests needing to catch up on correspondence or meet that important deadline as well as FREE wireless broadband throughout the premises. We are easily reached from an excellent network of major roads (ample car parking is provided on-site) or via public transport, with Oxford's railway and bus stations just 1½ miles away. ... more   less 
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