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14 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SA, England
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Holywell Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #11 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Davis, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very accommodating hosts who provide a superb breakfast. Clean and well appointed accommodations. The hosts happily let us drop luggage off long before checking in at an arranged time, and there is a good system for leaving luggage after checkout and picking it up later -- both were important to us. The location is within easy walking distance of most... More 

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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47 hotel reviews
412 helpful votes 412 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Stayed at this delightful B&B with my partner in October 2014 for 2 nights and can’t speak highly enough of it. Firstly, the location is optimal. It is located within the heart of Oxford University, within short walking distance to all of the major attractions as well as famous establishments such as the ‘turf tavern’. It is located on a... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

if you are going to Oxford and want to be in THE ideal location, this is the place to be. It is central to all the colleges, museums, shopping and the best pubs. Stuart and Carrie are great hosts and are very knowledgeable about what to see in Oxford. Breakfast is so substantial it could carry you through most of... More 

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Palmerston, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Excellent hosts who were helpful in every way. Brilliant Breakfasts with a number of choices. Very tidy rooms. Great central location within walking distance of everything in Oxford. Would definitely return.

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Kent, Washington
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136 reviews 136 reviews
39 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Carrie and Stuart were very welcoming and helpful hosts and made a great breakfast. The historic B&B is in a wonderful location, is beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean and full of lovely touches that make a stay that much more special. We were in the New College room with a very comfy bed and beautiful modern bathroom with a strong shower.... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The service was somewhat haphazard (but not rude as a couple of reviewers say). Took a while for door to be answered and gent. thought I was booked the next night??? Also thought I was staying for 2 nights. I was asked whagt I would like for breakfast and what time whilst I was unloading my case. Breakfast service of... More 

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Nevada City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Carrie and Stuart are very welcoming hosts. They took excellent care of us; not only the delicious breakfasts, the charming accommodation and wealth of information about all things Oxford, but also Stuart's excellent Oxford Walking Tour. We learned so much on his tour of several colleges, gaining access and information we could not have done otherwise. We stayed in the... More 

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We have just arrived home after a one night stay at Holywell and must express our delight at the facilities,welcome,comfort and hospitality on offer. To both Carrie and Stuart we would like to say thank you very much.

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Bath, Ohio, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Holywell B&B is a great place to stay in the heart of academic Oxford. The town's historic, cultural, and commercial sites are within easy walking distance. While there, we walked to many favorite places including the Oxford Playhouse, the Ashmolean, High Street, the Old Schools Quad, and many shops, pubs, and restaurants. The B&B itself is clean, comfortable, and beautifully... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This is a great little B and B in a fantastic location in the centre of Oxford. A charming old house, beautifully decorated. Carrie and Stuart were great hosts and were extremely helpful with booking, my arrival and were happy to allow me to leave my car in their carpark for the day after checking out. Delicious cooked breakfast. First... More 

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Address: 14 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3

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