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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

9a Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2EW, England
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Ranked #6 of 11 Specialty lodging in Oxford
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Blacksburg, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were a bit cramped but it had all of the expected amenities (including free towels if you requested - thank goodness!). BUT, the whole place was hot. Like steamy. It felt like a sauna in my room, and smelled like it.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to give this hostel credit for its great security and the fact that you can get Nutella with breakfast. There is also a bar that exists, though in my short stay, I never saw it open. They have a lending library, which I personally liked, and they played movies and shows on TV which was cool. The staff... More

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Stayed for a night and it was decent enough. Good, clean linen and not uncomfortable beds. The communal area and the place in general could be spruced up a bit, but this is very much a typical hostel observation... The communal kitchen access and basic facilities were good, along with help yourself breakfast. This place will always be busy because... More

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Denton, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Great little hostel. Decent beds and linen (pillows are a bit sad but that sort of comes with the hostel territory). Nice common area and bar, too! Good prices on drinks. Key codes on the front doors and all dorm doors. This was my first ever stay at a hostel and I have to say I really enjoyed it! I'm... More

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Málaga
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I was staying at Oxford Backpackers during one day because I had a job interview there. I must say the staff so polite and helpful, I did my check out at 10:30 but like I had my interview at 13h. I didn't have any problem to use all the facilities of the backpackers. Very quite, very good location and in... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This hostel is a little on the dingy side. The beds were uncomfortable, and I did not like that reception was not open 24 hours a day when I was locked out of my dorm room at one point during the night, but Oxford Backpackers was a decent hostel with friendly staff.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This hostel is a tad on the shabby side (for the weekend price), especially the kitchen (one oven was broken and the other tricky to bring up to temperature) but otherwise great. Staff was friendly and the place was clean plus the comedy club was a great night out.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Such a good little hostel. The staff are friendly & took us for a night out. Good common area for mixing with other travellers. Rooms quite small (we had 12 person room), but safe and clean but more then enough for a weekend stay.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This is a really great place to stay :) i would definitely recommend it. it was affordable, and the facilities were decent. It had a nice common area, for eating, watching TV, or taking to fellow travelers. A lot of the staff are young people who live in the hostel and hang out in the common areas. They were all... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I've been traveling solo through the UK for a while now and I must say this is one of the best hostels I have stayed in yet. The staff are all super friendly, the very small issue I had was sorted out super fast and the showers are hot and spacious. They have a kitchen which is super convenient and... More

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Address: 9a Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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