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The Bocardo

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   24-26 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AE, England
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Ranked #47 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel asked me to pay for the first night a week in advance of my stay as a deposit. I agreed to pay this but the remainder was due when we checked out. The rooms were small but nice, the bathroom clean, the location central and close to restaurants considering they do not offer food. The night before I... More

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Beersheba, Israel
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

staff is friendly. there are a lot of creaky stairs going up and there's no lobby or communal area. the rooms themselves are fine, clean and have all the amenities. AC works fine and everything like that. the location is excellent, in the middle of everything in oxford. After staying in London at a slightly more expensive hotel that was... More

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Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic location for exploring the wonderful city of Oxford. Clean small rooms with helpful pleasant staff. Just remember to pack your ear plugs as lots of activity in the street below from the nightclub which continued until 5am. Window didn't open and double glazing was down too! Shame as apart from this is was a good weekend. Rated 5star from... More

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Cardiff
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice sized hotel room in an excellent city centre location. However, the room was set up for a single person so we found we were lacking in a few items but this did not bother us too much as we were only staying for the one night. Due to its location I would not recommend a stay if you... More

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all it's expensive. The rooms are adequate and clean enough but... and there are a few 'buts'... it's located above Jamie's restaurant in the heart of Oxford and opposite the entrance to a nightclub. So forget about sleeping well. My stay was ruined too by electricity not working. I see on other reviews other people have said this... More

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Watermaal-Bosvoorde, Brabant, Belgium
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

First of all, since it was a birthday present from my darling wife, i'm eternally grateful for having stayed in this hotel. xxx The good: First of all, a fantastic location - right smack in the center. Also: a very friendly and helpful receptionist, who seemed to man his desk 24/7. Photos of Sean Connery and Audrey Hepburn in the... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The rooms are very clean but small and not suitable for families with kids. They are located in the 2nd floor with no elevator and the nearest parking costs 30£ per day!! The location is excellent though, in the center of Oxford.

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Vancouver BC
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108 reviews 108 reviews
19 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We chose this hotel in Oxford due to its location. Close to where the wedding was being held (St Peter's College), walkable with bags from rail station and good for sightseeing. It fulfilled that promise nicely. And because we arrived right around 2pm, having a Jamie's Italian on the main floor was a nice and welcome surprise. There are no... More

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Oslo, Norway
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The location is extremely central. My window was facing St. George St, but I am not sure why people seem to be so bothered by the noise. The aircondition was very effective, so there should really be no use for having the window open. The room was small, but cosy, looking like a rather small hotel room, but bathroom was... More

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Vantaa, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

Location is good, but that is about all. Room was small and not that clean. A/C was noisy and there was about two different settings in spite of the contol panel: on/off... Wifi was working pretty well. For the quality, price is just too high.

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Address: 24-26 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Bocardo 5*
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