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Hollybush Guest House

530 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 8EG, England
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Ranked #62 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014
mmandjb Halifax, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Derby, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The location was good but the room was not. We stayed in the family room and with this in mind I felt that having a power socket hanging off the wall,with the leads exposed, less than a metre from the put up bed was terrible. The en suite was shabby and not particularly clean and there was no catch on... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We stayed at this guest house on Saturday. The guest house owner was very nice but the bedroom was a shock much smaller that our own bedroom (we don't live in a large house) and having to skirt round the bed as it nearly touched to wall at the bottom of the bed stead as well as the put against... More

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The location was great (just a short busride into the city centre). Despite facing a main road, the bedroom was quiet. The staff were extremely helpful. The breakfast was delicious. The room was small, but it was only a place to sleep and leave our bags, so that didn't matter.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

We had an okay experience during our stay here but we were not impressed at all! This place did not feel like a bed and breakfast. The decor was a bit depressed and the linens were old. I suppose it was clean, but the bathroom was a bit mouldy. When we returned after our first day out our room had... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Stayed here for 1 night in en-suite room. Bed was very comfortable and room a nice size. We had the room with the bay window and although on a main road there was very little traffic noise. I slept as well as I do at home. The bathroom was OK, although clearly suffering from lack of good ventilation. Heather was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We really enjoyed our stay here. Our room was quite big and had a nice ensuite bathroom. The room was equipped with a tv/DVD player and the Wifi connection was really good. Breakfast was pretty good and we felt content afterward. The only thing which stops me from giving it 5 stars is the fact the shower was a bit... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012 via mobile

I booked this b&b on the Internet and chose it because it was near a friends house and seemed to be located on a good bus route. Let me tell you more about my stay and my awful experience there. The first thing you need to know is that the landlady was the daughter of the owners. . She apparently... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012 via mobile

This place seemed a little overpriced for its location and condition. On the plus side, the room was comfortable, though a little small. It was clean and quiet (it overlooked the back yard). The breakfast was also very good. The owner was pleasant and helpful with my questions. On the negative side, the B&B is a ways out of town--you... More

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012 via mobile

Stayed 1 night - traveling as a couple. We got room 4. Thought it was an excellent warm, friendly and very convenient place. Would have given it 10 stars if possible. 1) Cleaniness: Lovely made room with clean bathrooms and toilet. Nice soft bed - clean bedding. 2) Atmosphere: Very friendly, warm and welcoming. Cute decorations, cosey dining room, generally... More

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

We needed overnight accommodation which we picked from the internet. Easy to find, older property but bed was very comfortable, everything was provided, washing facilities in room were modern and tea/coffee provided in room. Given a warm welcome and our luggage was taken to our room, good advice given on very good and regular bus service into City Centre (not... More

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Address: 530 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 8EG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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