We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 82 Oxford B&Bs / inns

Lakeside Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   118 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4PZ, England
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Lakeside Guest House to your Saves list
Lakeside Guest House
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
89%
Ranked #22 of 82 Oxford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marcjay2014 Carterton, New Zealand
  • Reviews (111)
  • Photos (20)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (21)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

111 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    57
    39
    9
    2
    4
See reviews for
23
51
5
10
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (21)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Carterton, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in late in the day, with no ide of the quality of the guest house. The welcome was warm and very helpful. The room was on the top floor was quiet and very well presented, with separate bathroom facilities which where of a high quality. We left our car in their car park after advice from the host... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked through hotels.com on 1 June for 2-night stay commencing 27 June. Got immediate confirmation. Follow-up email on 24 June reminded me there were only 3 days to go and my booking was guaranteed. Then the bombshell on 26 June: an email from "lodgops@expedia.com" jointly branded Expedia and Hotels.com saying "This is an urgent message regarding your reservation with Lakeside... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was spacious, attractively decorated. Clean and comfortable. Great breakfasts. Warm hosting. Location superb, 15 minutes walk into the centre of town. It was clear we would pay a lot for in town parking. But we left our car in the car park of the Guest House and walked in. Would certainly recommend it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first trip to Oxford and we wanted somewhere close to the city . The Lakeside fitted the bill. We could leave our car there just before we booked in and after we had booked out. The room was light, airy and really clean. The breakfast was good and overall it was good value for money. We would... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My fiance and I had a great stay at the guest house. We were supposed to arrive on a Monday however the bank holiday delayed us and we had to call them to move the booking out to Tuesday. Not only were they very accommodating, they gave us a better room as well. The room was great, very clean, warm... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We were welcomed and shown into a beautifully decorated spacious bedroom with every amenity one could wish for. There was a plentiful supply of towels and toiletries and tea and coffee and biscuits. Breakfast was wonderful. Large choice and beautifully cooked. The guest house was so well located : next door to a lovely park and within walking distance to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Thunder Bay, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

When we arrived, we rang the door. A young woman met us, gave us the keys, and then disappeared. We did not see anyone except in the mornings at breakfast. We had to bring our luggage all the way up to the top floor. Our room was very small with sloped ceilings and a small door. We travelled with our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Frisco, Colorado
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I could find absolutely no fault (not that I was trying) with this guest house. The room was beautifully decorated and meticulously appointed - everything was "just so" when we arrived, and again the next evening when we returned from our day out. The owners have thought of everything - a chilled bottle of water, a chocolate on the hospitality... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brackley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

I remember going here when I was young and I had an amazing time. The beds were very comfortable and the owners were very friendly. The rooms looked gorgeous and the view was beautiful. I reccomend to everyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Taunton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
19 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Found this hotel last minute through a hotel booking site and decided to contact the owner directly to ask for the cheapest rate that could be offered. I reckon I definitely saved money making the booking this way. The hotel was easy to find and had a small but useful car park. The location was excellent as we were able... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Lakeside Guest House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Lakeside Guest House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Lakeside Guest House

Address: 118 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4PZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lakeside Guest House 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Agoda, Tingo, Priceline and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Lakeside Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lakeside Guest House Hotel Oxford

20 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (16)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (5)

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
8

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer