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The Punchbowl Inn

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   12 Oxford Street, Woodstock, England
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Ranked #9 of 11 Woodstock B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Delray Beach, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Robert had only been running the place for 3 weeks when we stayed here. He's doing a tremendous job. The room was nice and clean. The dinner and breakfast were excellent. Robert is a lovely man, and the locks in the pub were all warm and friendly. Could not recommend it higher!

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and my friend arrived just about an hour before the new owners took over this lovely inn. They apologised for the mess, (they were re-decorating the bar and lounge areas), but said the bedrooms were unaffected. They welcomed us in a jovial manner and showed us to our rooms. We had a spacious, well-decorated, room at the front... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights as participated in a charity walk at nearby Blenheim Palace (this is the closest inn/hotel to the Palace actually, I think). Had a twin room right at the top of the building, it did overlook the back car park and smoking area but the noise levels were minimal; it really wasn't an issue. Room... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Fantastic hotel. Antony will be a huge miss. Good banter and relaxed staff. We had a really good time. Rooms are homey. Breakfast was great. Good location, idea for travelling about. lovely area. We didn't eat in the hotel.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights with work. Warm welcome. Very old building (not a bad thing). The rooms are fairly basic and could do with a little renovating. My room was the only one with 2 x singles so i pushed them both together! The breakfast was spot on served by a lovely lady.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Greeted by a friendly bloke who informed me that there would be no food available in the pub as there was no one available to cook.... Not a good start. However, my room was clean, warm, large & full if character. The mattress needs replacing ( springs gone ). The kettle has to go on the floor as the lead... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

This hotel really suited our needs. It is a great location for Blenheim Palace as it is literally a 2-3 minute walk to the main gait with a further 10 minute walk up the drive to the Palace itself. I have given it five stars because of the location and because the room was lovely, the staff friendly and because... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Should be an Inn with lots of character. Found staff to be friendly and helpful but in truth the place was quite dead during a mid week stay. Therefore, it was not serving food so we were recommended a choice of Chinese or Indian in the most English of English villages. The Indian was fine and we returned to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Didn`t stay here but went in to watch football cup match (Liverpool vs Notts County). Nice staff and nice ales especially the Hurricane Ale (£3 a pint). A highly enjoyable night especially with the match end result.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Would not return as images on website did not reflect actuality. Place needs a a refurb and good clean throughout. The shower was was stained and dirty, there were missing handles on the very dated dressing table and the carpet stained. Can say the bed linen was clean though. We had a room at the back of the Inn, it... More

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Address: 12 Oxford Street, Woodstock, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Woodstock
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Punchbowl Inn 3*
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The perfect base for visiting Oxford and the Cotswolds...The Punchbowl Inn is a Public House (Pub) Which dates from the eighteenth century and is situated only 8 miles from Oxford in the historic town of Woodstock.Our accommodation facilities comprise 10 en-suite rooms. ... more   less 
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