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17 Botley Road Oxford City by River Thames, Oxford OX2 0AA England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pool
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

.....and not in a chic way. The beds and pillows were quite squishy and worn out. Tip to the owners: please replace all the pillows in your rooms. It's a cheap fix, and it will improve your guests' experience. It was very odd; there was...More

Thank Marcia B
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

We spent one night, sadly only 1 night, at the River Hotel in Oxford. It is a quaint place with great breakfast. Wonderful location for a river walk in the morning and just down the hill form Oxford proper. Very helpful staff that sent us...More

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Response from rhoxf, Manager at River HotelResponded September 28, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and we welcome you to the River Hotel on your next trip to Oxford. We are glad to hear you the heartily recommend the local restaurants on our doorstep.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very friendly and helpful staff! The beds where not great and even though it's located outside of the town center you could still hear the traffic outside pretty loudly. On the other hand the location is amazing, only 4 min from the train/buss station and...More

Thank Maja I
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Stayed for one night when my friend and I drove from South Wales to Oxford to watch David Byrne's American utopia tour play at the New Oxford theatre. Excellent show and a very friendly welcoming hotel. Close to the theatre where the show was and...More

1  Thank Ryan D
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I was on a research trip to the Bodleian and brought my husband along. I knew we'd need a place that fit my research budget that was still clean and conveniently located. The River Hotel was all of that and more. The staff is extremely...More

Thank Kimberly F
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Description
Long established local business in a good location by the River Thames at Osney bridge. Walking distance to city, colleges and venues, Oxford rail and bus stations, one of nearest to Said Business School and ...More Kings Centre. Small hotel friendly service and value, all rooms with own bath with shower head and toilet, digital TV, radio and free tea/coffee tray. Residents bar/lounge, Free car park on site, Free wifi. VisitBritain **Metro grading awarded since 2007, free breakfast service with buffet and main meal cooked to order. 24-hour access with key. Oxford college owned property, originally 1870s master-builder's home. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$126 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
River Hotel Oxford
Location
United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
$126 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
River Hotel Oxford
Location
United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
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Room & Suite (34)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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capepurr
March 29, 2017|
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Response from rhoxf | Property representative |
Our family rooms have a double bed and a single bed, normally for three occupants; it would depend on the age of your children and for how many nights you wish to stay. Please contact the hotel directly with your request.
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PhoebeNJ
February 10, 2017|
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Response from rhoxf | Property representative |
We have ample free parking on site for registered residents, it is not necessary to book a space. When booking we enquire your arrival time and transport to send appropriate directions. River Hotel Oxford reception
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"If you have mobility issues, ask for a lower floor: the stairs are narrow and there's plenty of them."
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"Ask for rear bedroom as quietest"
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"Quiet hotel: even rooms facing on main road were quiet at night."
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"Go for a modern hotel."
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