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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

9a Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2EW, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi there, because of personal circunstances i had to come back to the backpackers 7 months later I left it. But the come back was amazing, same politeness, same good service, etc.... . Some people complain because dormitories of 12 people without wardrobes, no cleanliness or no wifi. I have been lgoing in and out of backpackers during 13 years,... More 

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a really good time here. Please dont expect a hotel when coming to this place. It is quintessentially what a backpackers is about.It was a bit quieter when i was here, as it was the winter period, but saying that, the staff were amazing and i had a really good time. Such a friendly and fun atmosphere. They... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i stayed for one night at this hostel and found it was average. The location was good and the rooms comfortable, but the kitchen was very small, and the bathrooms not very clean. The only advantage is that you can be in 5 minutes in the centre of the town. Good if you are on a low budget and just... More 

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Really enjoyed my time at Oxford Backpackers - ended up coming back a second time. The staff were extremely welcoming, happily involving myself and a number of other guests in their evening plans. Hostel has a full kitchen which helps a lot to keep down costs when travelling on a budget. Accommodation was simple but clean. All one could ask... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This was a very good hostel. I have read previous reviews by other guests, and was surprised at how wrong they were. These guys keep a tidy place, and promote what a hostel is about. Keep it up guys. Will visit again and definitely will recommend to friends.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Let me great this straight, the hostel is central, but in a city which is not exactly huge as Oxford this is not much of a consolation. When I got into my room, the bed lining hadn't been changed and there still were dirty sheets from the previous guest. Wi-Fi signal was very poor in the rooms, but even in... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Me and more 3 friends booked one night there. It was the worst night i've ever been outside home!! First, the blankets and pillow cases of our beds are dirty and the room was REALLY small: we couldn't move well in the corridor between the beds! Secondly, the walls and furniture are pretty old and need to be changed as... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Hostel is on a great location,I stayed in a 4 bed room,and enjoyed my stay in the room. After 23h it is usually quiet, but there were few guests coming in late,and walking around. That was not often. Breakfast is OK, as well as the living room environment. However, I have to point out that the bathrooms are cleaned only... More 

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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Can’t recommend this hostel: i) Note that they NEVER give you a receipt when you pay (this is not by accident - if you ask for it they don’t have any receipts. of anything.) ii) The staff is clearly overwhelmed and disorganized. For example, during my stay they had to close the checkin TWICE because they were missing (a lot... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

In case you think about booking, add five pounds to the price right away. They ask for it when you check in (no point, you won't be handed a key or anything) and they might keep it. They kept 10 pounds from me and my friend. And they refuse to make a simple refund through the card details they already... 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): $
Number of rooms: 11
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