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Mar 14, 2019
“Best gardens of any college ”
Jul 26, 2018
“Tranquility & Beauty!”
Lady Margaret Hall was founded in 1878, the first of the Colleges for women at Oxford, and named after Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII and patroness of learning. In 1978 it became co-educational. The College accommodation is located in a...more
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Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Best gardens of any college and right on Oxford University Park. Good balance between manicured gardens and wild areas. You can even walk on the grass!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Away from the crazy touristy part of Oxford, Lady Margaret Hall (LMH) is a wonderful college in the University ecosystem. My son and I went to Open Days this year and toured the grounds and listened to the staff speak about life at the college....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Had the food here when I stayed here for interviews and it was varied and tasty. Portions of fish and meat could have been a bit bigger, though.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

I visited LMH for an interview in the first week of December, and found it to be as beautiful and welcoming as expected. I was given a ground floor room in the Deneke Building; this was especially helpful due to my disability, and I was...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

'I remember often' is a translation of the motto for Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, known as 'LMH' for short. Doubtless all those who have studied there have happy memories of their time at a college in a location just north of University Parks with extensive...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten path of most Oxford visitors the vast gardens of this 19th century former women college are a gem one shouldn't miss. Main gate is currently undergoing renovations so you will enter through Porter's Lodge to the left. Enjoy the stroll to the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 5, 2016

I stayed at Lady Margaret Hall on a bed and breakfast basis. The buildings are set in beautiful gardens near the river and the student room was modern, quiet and more than adequate. The breakfast had choice for everyone and the staff extremely helpful and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank _venita_vicary
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Unforgettable, reminded me of my first visit in 1988. A trip to lovely memories when my nephew was but a boy.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank PatMatz
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

I learned English in here. There are great hall,garden. You should visit !! It's about ten minutes from city centre. It's not far.

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank takakou0115
Reviewed July 14, 2015

I have stayed in other Oxford Colleges for visiting Oxford and always had a relaxing, peaceful, pleasant experience - so I was unprepared for the noise and disruption caused by hoards of visiting students at Lady Margaret Hall. It was impossible to have a quiet...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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