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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

9a Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2EW, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Im happy to have stay at this hostel, in 2011 and 2013, cheap for a town like oxford. Very good location close to the center & train station. Everything essential is available but the main problem is space. It was difficult to reach beds in the dormitory, cramped and with small & insuifficient window. Large living room ok but very... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a large group of 26 and were made to feel really welcome in the hostel. The place is well looked after, has a good common room and a very reasonable bar. The staff are very helpful and did all they could to make our stay enjoyable and stress free. Thanks again.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came and stayed here for a weekend to see the sights of Oxford. This was the perfect place, cheap, comfy and perfect location, the town centre is on the doorstep!! Great staff, I got hotel service at a hostel, made me feel so welcome, a lovely break from some of the hostels I have been staying at! They made sure... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would totally recommend this to anybody looking for cheap, friendly, simple rooms. My mate & I stayed one night one a weekender around Oxfordshire when our couchsurfing fell through and it was just what we needed. Close enough to a longstay (cheap) carpark, with clear directions on how to get there from the carpark. Easy to find, easy quick check-in.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutly disgusting. The armchairs are rusty, the people in the room were farting all the night, caughing super loudly, the blankets were super thine, the furnitures are old and dodgy it was pretty bad

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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s cheap (as compare to others in town) so overcrowded with a kind of unhealthy atmosphere all around. Small unsanitary rooms and toilets. Stairs too. And of course people smoking outside the entrance as usual in these places creating more pollution. I stayed there just 1 night around June, 2014.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

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 January 21, 2015

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 January 3, 2015

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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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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