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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night and it was perfect and for the same price as a characterless holiday inn, it's a no brainier! Lovely staff, very clean, tastefully decorated and an amazing free breakfast! I would definitely go back...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights, with my son, whilst visiting my daughter in the area. It's a lovely building and looks like it has been newly decorated. Our room was a twin, at the back, and wasn't very big but was fine for us. The glass door into the ensuite wasn't for me. My 15 year old son was horrified... More 

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

Just managed to squeeze into car-park among the trade vehicles. There is a massive extension/building going on to the property and they located our room right next door - so not only did we have drilling at 9am, we also lost electricity just as we were about to check out - the timing of this therefore did not inconvenience us... More 

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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Average hotel. Positives: Wi-Fi, free parking, perfect location as you can be in the town centre in 10 minutes on a clean and comfortable bus. Staff friendly, bed comfy, room clean, breakfast tasty. Negatives: tiny room, could barely move in there, too warm as 2 radiators in such a tiny space. No bathroom door! It was a fancy piece of... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

The hotel is located centrally between Oxford Centre and Summertown, just a £2 trip by the bus. The rooms were fairly small, but newly furnished. It was parking space in the back, and the breakfast was excellent. We were located on ground floor, and it was difficult to get the heat up. WiFi was free, but extremely slow. Totally we... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

Clearly this place had been remodeled recently. Rooms were a bit squeezed, but comfortable. Bathroom was larger in comparison, and well appointed. Breakfast was excellent, and the area looked like it should have been used as a restaurant. It was available all day, as a place for small group meetings (no food service). The rear garden was lovely, and a... More 

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Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

This is a perfectly nice hotel, with a couple of minor issues. On the plus side : it's well located, the bed was comfy, there's wifi and free parking. The staff were perfectly charming and it was not expensive. Now the issues : the car park is small and it was a bit of a squeeze ; the room was... More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Very friendly staff beautiful breakfasts, and very clean rooms including comfy bed!! Quite central about 30 walk into the centre or jump on a bus straight outside the hotel. Road noise if you keep the window open but double glazing is very effective. In summer there needs to be a fan in the room though. Lovely loving and garden to... More 

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Reviewed September 28, 2016

When we checked in, we were a bit disappointed with the room as it was quite small with hardly any room to manoeuvre but we somehow managed. It was quite hot and stuffy and we requested for a fan which was promptly given to us. We did pop open a window to let some air in but it was very... More 

Thank SuSankar1999
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Reviewed September 27, 2016

I really liked this hotel. I requested a room at the back due to previous reviews saying that the road was loud, and even though the hotel was fully booked the staff accommodated my request. Best things about the hotel / room: hotel is very nice in appearance and tidy/quiet, breakfast room is lovely and offers great food (with good... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Galaxie Hotel

Address: 180 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7BT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $118 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Galaxie Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Galaxie Hotel Oxford
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#7 Business Hotel in Oxford
#12 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
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“Rooms on first and second floor facing the back yard are most likely your best choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 953geirk, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Room 211 has steps into the room so avoid if you get up to the loo alot during the night”
 of 5 bubbles bobbys523, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“If you want a quieter room request a room at the back early on!”
 of 5 bubbles _Foodie_Rachie_, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back these do not have the road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 418MB2, Sep 15, 2016 | Read review
“I requested a quiet room overlooking the garden, but was given a 2nd floor room overlooking a very noisy street. It is impossible to sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles LaSerpiente, Sep 5, 2016 | Read review
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