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Old Parsonage Hotel

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Charming hotel, well positioned, in the delightful city of Oxford. Met up with family (young energetic children) who were made to feel welcome. We didn't stay the night but enjoyed a tasty lunch inside the restaurant and later, took afternoon tea in the garden. The prices are what you would expect from this level of hotel. The staff were very... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I adore this unique hotel with old world charm and modern amenities. The building is charming - from the very old fireplace by the entrance, to the bright and well-stocked library that is perfect for a rainy afternoon. Our room was comfortable and welcoming with a view of St. Giles - we enjoyed the sound of the bells. The hotel... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First impressions are everything and the hotel did not disappoint - the staff are very friendly and efficient without being in your face all the time. The rooms are charming and beautifully renovated, the courtyards quaint and well maintained. It's a short walk into the centre of town. The hotel offered a complimentary walking tour - the guide Isabella was... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Asked a friend for a recommendation for afternoon tea and this was a resounding response. A small courtyard was outside the hotel where we ate, albeit on a sunny July afternoon which added to the occasion, but impressed with the attentiveness of the staff and courteous and professional manner. When booking I had advised of my wife's dietary requirements and... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Delightful hotel with lovely rooms, excellent food and well trained staff. Visitors should note that some of the bedrooms are on the ground floor. The old building, sympathetically renovated, is still quite a maze but staff are happy to help with luggage etc.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel, restaurant, bar, high tea, location!!! It was clean, staff very professional and friendly. Wifi worked well and breakfast options all very good. Love the fireplace and the art on the walls!

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Thank maria s
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit for a long weekend - believe it or not we live less than 2 hours away and had never visited before....what a fabulous boutique hotel. Really chic in style, peaceful outdoor space, buzzing front entrance and restaurant - a really popular place. Our room was tastefully decorated, all the attention to detail you needed. The library... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed a night at Superior Deluxe Room in December 2015, and I liked it a lot. There was no elevator. So, it was a bit of work to carry suitcases up to the room. (They offered to carry for us, but we just did it on our own.) The guest room was not so big but nicely decorated. Bathroom... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We liked everything about the Old Parsonage Hotel! The reception staff was friendly, personable and extremely helpful. In fact, even prior to our arrival the staff members went out of their way to answer my questions and address my concerns. The parsonage itself is lovely and has been remodeled to reflect its past but updated in an elegantly modern way.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Old Parsonage Hotel in between Christmas and the New Year. We booked direct with the hotel and chose the Stay and Dine Package. The hotel is very convenient for sightseeing as it's an easy walk into the centre of Oxford. We joined the complimentary walking tour, which was a great way to find... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ranked as the best hotel in Oxford, the 17th century Old Parsonage is situated in the heart of this historic city at the end of the beautiful boulevard St Giles. The recently completed restoration combines the original charm and character of the building with the very latest comfort, amenity and technology available today. The Old Parsonage restaurant and bar, famous for its intimate, bohemian, clubby atmosphere, serves classic British food with a modern, light touch. Open every day of the year, breakfast, lunch, dinner and our famous afternoon teas can be enjoyed in the company of Oxford's academic and literary elite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Parsonage Hotel

Address: 1 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $276 - $541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Parsonage Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
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