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Brasenose College

Radcliffe Square, Oxford OX1 4AJ, England
+44 1865 277830
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Brasenose is situated in the center of Oxford, facing one of the most scenic squares in the world, and within a few minutes walk of all the major libraries and laboratories of Oxford University.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Radcliffe Square, Oxford OX1 4AJ, England
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+44 1865 277830
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

I had the pleasure of staying at Brasenose for one night for a conference. I liked everything about it- as a venue it was wonderful, the staff were polite and the room I stayed in was excellent (en suite, huge separate living room with full...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

Beautiful buildings and grounds, stunning dining hall, wonderful location near Radcliffe Camera and central Oxford. Those are the pros. The twin room in the old hall (which is the first building you face as you come through the porter's lodge), though spacious and light, looked...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2017

Yet another fabulous college of the university. This is not a large college but has produced some very important people in its history.

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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here last week for Oxford UNIQ's summer school, sleeping in the Frewin annexe and eating in the main Brasenose dining hall. Our rooms were reasonably sized and cleaned regularly. Some had en suites, but even those that did not only had to share...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed August 3, 2017

This place is unbelievable, right out of a storybook. The college functions as a B&B during the summer months, and the price and location and friendly staff and VIEW can’t be beat. As I sat in my student room on the old quad, a young...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Founded in 1509 Brasenose College takes its name from a brass or bronze doorknob adorning the front door. A college library and chapel were added in the mid 17th century when the dining hall was also renovated to accommodate a wine cellar below. The New...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2017

Founded in 1509, Brasenose College is one of the many beautiful colleges that comprise the University of Oxford.

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

Renowned for its "hearties" when I was at the Varsity. In the old days, many a saunter on the High would end here, with a delightful dash around the quad, chasing some bookish swot. Amazing views from the quad, over Radcliffe Camera. Famous old boys...More

1  Thank 34Doris
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Oxford is an amazing city to stroll. Nice vantages around every corner. Loved our time in this university town.

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Stayed here recently for two nights as my company was holding an event at the college. It felt like the true 'Oxford experience', with my room at the top of a steep staircase - but wow what a view from the room! Overlooking one of...More

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