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Lonsdale Guest House

312 Banbury Road | Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED, England
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Ranked #41 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This guest house is perfect. Very roomy for a guest house, clean room, and very friendly helpful staff (happily let us check in 2 hours early). Location alone gives it 5 stars, bus route into city centre virtually right outside. Free parking (which in Oxford is worth a lot !!) Book with confidence.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The bathroom was a nice size, though there was a lot of empty space where there could have been some sort of table or something to put a few things on like towels and toiletries. The shower was a good size but awkward to get into because of the way the door opened, and the shower was not very powerful... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

Twin room with ensuite very clean, quiet and well decorated excellent size shower room and toilet. Very generous tea/ coffee tray good choice of different teas/coffee/choclate. Excellent radiator efficiency and wide window opening if desired. Good selection of fruit and cereals for breakfast and also includes full english. Friendly, landlady- this is a superb b&b and is highly recommended. Local... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

I was booked into the Lonsdale Guest House by a company I was working for. At first, I was a little disappointed to not be in Central Oxford - but, in reality, Summertown has everything you need for a one night stay! There's a nice selection of restaurants just a short walk from the Lonsdale, or, for those who prefer... More

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for about two months , working in Oxford , the landlady always very polite , and helpful with local info, location is excellent, breakfast lovely served early ,which suited all 10 of us as,we all started early, very clean rooms and very warm, WiFi good , all in alll a great value for money b and b! Thank... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Just stayed in this guesthouse for 1 night. We had a room with ensuite which was very nice. Room clean and well equiped. Enjoyed the tea and coffee choice in the room. Breakfast was lovely, excellent choice and service. Even a vegetarian option for the cooked breakfast. We will be booking this guest house again next year!

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

the room I had is on the top floor, with it's own separate bath, there is plenty of room, free wifi, good breakfast, bus stop and restaurants right outside and the woman who runs the place is very nice. The downside to a guest house is there is no front desk, so there is not always help when it comes... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2011

I paid about £50 to stay in this B&B which is about the starting rate of B&Bs in Oxford. It seems quite popular so book in advance. It's based in Summertown, so only really worth it, if you need to be that side, as I needed to be. The owners are super friendly and as I was driving there, rang... More

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Address: 312 Banbury Road | Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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