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4.0 of 5 Hostel   |   2a Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0AB, England
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YHA Oxford
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
7 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location - amazing for the station! The entrance hall is spacious, with quite a few people sitting around using the services, it looked great, though we did not use it. The room was brilliant, 6 bunks (4 of my party ditched on me, so we chose whichever we wanted!) and a private bathroom. Only complaint with that is that... More 

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Coleraine, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Shocking experience - never in my life have I endured such hell, and paid for it. I booked via last minute.com and was charged £35 for 1 night's stay. I indicated I would pay in cash when I arrived, I also indicated on my booking form that I was disabled and had severe mobility problems so could not manage stairs,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not put high expectation on the room as I only paid £12 for a bed. It turns out to be good, for me. Comfortable to sleep, not too crowded and the separate toilet and bathroom is deeply appreciated.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a group of 5 students staying here for one night, booked a 6 mixed bedroom dorm with private bathroom. The room is clean and also really spacious for three bunk beds to fit in there. The location of this hostel is not in the city centre, but its not quite far around 10 minutes walking distance, so we... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

This is basically a back packers Hostel. It is right next to train station and with good bus and taxi service into centre of town 7-8 minutes away. They have plenty of space in lounge , two TVs, self catering kitchen with plenty of equipment and a self service laundry. The staff is excellent. It is value for money. If... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I stayed here quite a lot whilst looking for more permanent accommodation in Oxford. The hostel itself is adequate. Can't really say more than that. The staff are all lovely, but the place itself a bit spartan, and it's particularly annoying that wifi is only available in the main foyer (and only available to members at that); surely this could... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to leave your review and for the positive feedback about the hostel and our staff. I am sorry for any discomfort you felt whilst staying in the shared dormitory, but am pleased to hear that staff did their best to make your stay more comfortable. I’m delighted to let you know that YHA have... More 

Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Facilities were nice and the staff very helpful.Was easy to get access to the shopping area and to the center of the town within the walking distance. One draw is the place is next to busy train station.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The staff are very friendly, and caring. Remembered me from some months ago. And nice that the hostel is by the railway station, as it was easy to get to. And a good stopping place, between places. Top spot

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stayed here for a night at the weekend. It is seriously close to the train station literally next to it and from our room you can see the train station. It's also within a stone's throw to the city centre,Oxford castle and other attractions. Shops and bus connections nearby too and have generally clean and tidy rooms. Make sure... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We had our a private room with a bathroom. The hostel was ok. Very close to the station which is both a pro and a con. Pro- easy to get to and find, Con- gets quite noisy around this area.Staff were helpful.

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Address: 2a Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0AB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Oxford 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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