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The Bat & Ball Inn

High Street | Cuddesdon, Oxford OX44 9HJ, England
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Ranked #48 of 81 Oxford B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014
KLM820 Birmingham, United Kingdom
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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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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Great little place. This is a great hotel with very friendly staff nothing was too much trouble. We stayed in the croucher room and it was very nice the bed was really comfy. We booked an evening meal in the pub/restaurant and the food was excellent

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My partner and I booked and paid for this B&B (one night) over two weeks before we intended to arrive. Roughly five days before our arrival, they called us twice to re-confirm our already confirmed booking, which we thought odd... then, roughly a day before our stay we were informed that a leak had damaged the mattress and as there... More

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london
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Although the price was fair, the experience was totally underwhelming. The service was far from warm. The room size was nothing like what we were led to believe from the photos which were obviously shot with a very wide-angle lens. We stayed in the Boycott room which is a small annexe above the pub. The room was a bit grimy,... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Had a lovely weekend break at this cosy pub. Traditional setting with a modern twist wooden tables, flagstones and fairy lights. Friendly staff, lovely setting and convenient to visit Oxford. The room was clean and comfortable, well worth a visit.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Very clean. Nice room, though small. Good bed and shower. Very nice pub/dining area, very cleaverly decorated. Pleasant staff and owner. More expensive than we had experienced in our month in GB, but it is the area around Oxford, and the Ball and Bat was one of the least expensive. Bit hard to find, directions on the website might be... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Excellent value mid week escape. Hospitable hosts and lovely bar dog. Sensible sized food portions - excellent burgers - beef and veggie. Good beer. Rubbish phone signal - result!! Comfortable room - Grace. Would come again tomorrow.

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

Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay at Ther Bat & Ball and your feedback is much appreciated by myself and the team. Many thanks again. More

Essex
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

My work colleague and I regularly have over-night stays in and around Oxford and have therefore sampled a variety of hotels/B and Bs and guest houses. We found the Bat and Ball perfectly suited our needs. We received a warm welcome; enjoyed a very good evening meal; tasty home cooked breakfast and warm comfortable rooms. Yes, some of the rooms... More

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

Thank you to both of you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay at The Bat & Ball and for your fair and ' on balance ' comments! I have passed them on to the team. We all enjoyed having you and will look forward to your return. More

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

A someone else comments, a mixed experience. A very warm welcome & there is a genuine aim to provide good service, lovely location & environment. But several minor lapses undermined the pleasure of staying. If you are looking for attention to detail best to stay elsewhere. On the other hand, if you're happy to go with the flow, the B&B... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

I stayed here with different members of the extended family over the August Bank Holiday. My brother was getting married at Le Manoir. Obviously we were not expecting the same standard by any means, but I am afraid that having looked forward to a break from London I was disappointed. I must add this was not my choice of venue.... 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 on your stay at The Bat & Ball. All the points raised have been looked into and then acted on to ensure all our guests comfort in the future so again thankyou for that. This also applies to the previous review that was submitted by your family. Sophie... More

Neath South wales
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We stayed here as a family as we were visiting La Manior for our sons 18th Birthday and this is a little gem with good food and friendly staff nothing was too much trouble,The room we had the croucher was ideal for our stay taxi was organised all went like clockwork.Really well worth a visit to stay.

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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 your stay at The Bat & Ball and for all your kind comments and positive feedback, it is much appreciated and we hope to see you again in the future. More

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