We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Burlington House Hotel

#5 of 43 Hotels in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence
374 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7PP, England
Burlington House Hotel
Write a Review

356 reviews from our community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    245
    73
    24
    8
    6
See reviews for
30
166
31
51
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (46)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (356)
  • Mar-May only
    (80)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (115)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (93)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (68)
All months
Norwich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was rather ill when i arrived at the hotel and even worse when i got soaked to the skin attending an event in the city. The two managers were both very kind and super efficient. The breakfasts were excellent, the homemade yogurt in particular We were in one of the downstairs rooms across the patio, although small they had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in single room at the Burlington on 20 July.On booking was charged 2% extra for using credit card,the first time this has ever happened to me when booking a hotel.The room I was allocated was clean but in need of redecoration,I opened wardrobe and the door nearly fell on me, only 1 of the 3 hinges was still attached.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Macclesfield, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Burlington is a great place to stay, breakfast is first class using tasty local produce. It is situated on the main road into oxford yet feel quite and there are buses into city every 5 mins - we had a great time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Spalding, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is great, just a quick busride into town. Host was helpful almost to the point of being intrusive. The tv in our room worked intermittently. There was building work being completed on our arrival which I had been told would have been finished before we arrived and that we would be offered first occupancy of a new room.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Breda, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can subscribe all the positive recommendations that are already on the site. All the 5 stars are true. The manager is constantly running and serving. Sometimes too helpful but as he comes from India I think it is in the nature.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Minnesota
Level Contributor
41 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a large room (7) with kingsized bed and found it very comfortable and clean. The breakfast had good choices for hot and cold, although I would have welcomed some more choices of fresh fruit. The location was convenient to some very good restaurants as well as banks, grocery stores, cafes, etc. My husband and I were able... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Palo Alto, California
Level Contributor
30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Burlington House is what I pictured the lovely English Inn. And best of all, the dining room serves excellent breakfast, lunch and dinner. Definitely a return is on the wish list. Rooms are unconventional because this was not built as a hotel but a home but, you won't care, once ensconced.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This is an excellent hotel situated in the up market district of Summertown Oxford The quality of the rooms are superb with triple glazing windows A first class breakfast with a choice of full English or a lighter alternative Nes and his team run the place very efficiently I recommend this place to anyone whether business or vacation There is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marseille, France
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

nice location but small, very small rooms (less than 10m2)... While on the toilet, you literally touch the sink .... Old place, so noisy wood floors... Beds are too soft ... Not a great one ... I would not recommend thus hotel : I was there a single night and moved out !

Was this review helpful? Yes
Qormi, Malta
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

What a lucky find! I was looking for a place to stay close to but not in the city centre and what a quaint and stylish place I found to kick off my shoes and lay my head! Situated close to a plethora of Oxford schools and the very genteel shopping area of Summertown, Burlington House was just perfect. Enter... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

31 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (30)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (11)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Oxford hotels
0.2 mi away
Remont Oxford Hotel
Remont Oxford Hotel
#4 of 43 in Oxford
4.5 of 5 stars 523 reviews
2.1 mi away
Malmaison Oxford Castle
2.1 mi away
Old Bank Hotel
Old Bank Hotel
#1 of 43 in Oxford
4.5 of 5 stars 892 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.9 mi away
Macdonald Randolph Hotel
1.6 mi away
Old Parsonage Hotel
Old Parsonage Hotel
#2 of 43 in Oxford
4.5 of 5 stars 482 reviews
3.0 mi away
Oxford Spires Four Pillars Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities