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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 #48 of 81 Oxford B&B and Inns
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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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was no breakfast, the room was small there was no lift, the towels were dirty. basically it shouldn't be a five star hotel. When people book a five star people want luxury. This was not luxury. I think it wasn't good for its value. If you want a nice cheap room with better facilities plus the good location, book... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted an unfussy hotel slap in the middle of Oxford and that is what we got. Simple check in, comfortable room and all that you need. The five most important things in a hotel are clean, comfortable bed, good shower, good air quality or air con and number 5 varies depending on what you are looking for; spa, quiet,... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

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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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

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
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 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 August 20, 2014

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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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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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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60 helpful votes 60 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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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*
Number of rooms: 10
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