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The Bat & Ball Inn

High Street | Cuddesdon, Oxford OX44 9HJ, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Halesowen, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Dexter room and it looked very unkept and tatty, let alone extremely small. The bathroom had milldew everywhere and looked really unclean - I coul; dnot even face having a shower in there. We had a booked breakfast, but we seemed to be a complete inconvenience to the waitress who told us nothing, turned up with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed the weekend, had a nice meal but what really spoilt it was music thumping out at gone midnight for a birthday party, bearing in mind the best rooms are above the pub itself, a note in our rooms saying no drinks served in the bar after 11pm surprised me that this party was still going strong with youngsters at... More 

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Ashford, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Lovely all round experience. Fairly easy to find, ample parking, well equipped good sized room. Very nice food in the pub, had fish and chips for dinner which was delicious and breakfast was nice too.

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

We went to visit our daughter in Cuddesdon who is training at Ripon Theological College. We stayed at the only place in this small village the Bat and Ball Inn. The owner and the girls were really polite and friendly, the inn was very clean and well kept. All the rooms were named after cricketers and our first room floor... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Very impressed with the Bat & Ball Inn, my room was nice size with high ceilings and nice size bathroom. You have to remember this is not a 5* Hilton so expect a small TV & a slow kettle ....! But other than that it's lovely nice decor room. Two comments I picked up on below one being the traffic... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I stayed here with my friend for two nights, it seems places too stay in and around oxford are expensive so when i found the bat & ball online i wondered exactly what i was going too get for tye cheap price quoted! Well this is what i got.... a very nice country pub with friendly staff, great food and... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

fantastic staff and a lovely friendly atmosphere. Great food too. My room was quaint albeit basic but had everything I needed. Access to car park a bit hairy of you are in a large car but I made it. I will make a point of making this one of my regular stop overs when working in the area.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The first challenge if you drive or have hired anything bigger than a compact is getting into the car park,the drive way arch is very narrow so beware. This is a pub and probably a fairly good one at that and for the cricketer (the clue is in the pubs name) there is much to see ,old bats. balls ,programmes... More 

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sophie l, Owner at The Bat & Ball Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor and all the points you made. Unfortunately as an old eighteen centuary coaching inn with many original features, we are limited with space and on booking we advise our guests of this. As in staying in any hotel, pub with rooms you will always encounter some noise and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We booked a room here for 2 nights as the bat and Ball is only about 10 mins. from Waterperry gardens. We had a twin room on the first night which was in a separate block downstairs, it was small but quite adequate and the bed comfortable, fresh and clean. Could have done with a blind or net curtains as... More 

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sophie l, Owner at The Bat & Ball Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your taking the time to write your review on Tripadvisor and am sorry that your second night with us was spoilt by the size of the room. As I have pointed out many times, we are an eighteen centuary pub and are limited for space therefore on making bookings guests are advised of this. As soon as... More 

Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Far from friendly welcome - tired small rooms and pretty noisy with fire doors slamming until the early hours. Entrance to Boycott room up rusty staircase to a very tired looking door (looked like a cheap American motel). Nice evening meal in restaurant and reasonable breakfast. Stayed for two nights and would not return.

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Address: High Street | Cuddesdon, Oxford OX44 9HJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 7
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