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Holywell Bed and Breakfast

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a perfect stay here during our visit and truly enjoyed everything about this adorable B&B to include our hosts and Jack, their cute puppy. The hosts were genuinely helpful and breakfast each morning was delicious - especially the Blueberry Pancakes! Holywell B&B is very centrally located and we easily walked everywhere. I highly recommend the host's walking tours... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked 4 days with Carrie and Stuart at this lovely B and B in the heart of Oxford. The home is beautiful, quaint and comfortable and amazingly up to date for a home that is hundreds of years old. We were especially impressed with the comfort of the bed. There are stairs so you do need to be able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a perfect B&B in a superb central Oxford location. A really atmospheric place to be with great, very helpful hosts and a delicious breakfast too, highly recommended. Off street parking was a huge bonus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here 7-9th July in the all souls room with twin beds. The room is brilliantly equipped even including cosy dressing gowns. A kettle with tea, coffee, water and biscuits. We were warmly welcomed and given tips on where to go. I had a lovely fried breakfast one day and the American blueberry pancakes were fab. The location is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very warm welcome from our hosts who have a wealth of information regarding their beautiful Oxford home and surrounds. Next year, I believe they will be expanding to include tours of Rose Gardens in the Cotswolds. Our accommodation was delightful and the breakfast just perfect. We could not fault this wonderful B&B in the very heart of Oxford's gleaming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Tucked away across from New College, and within easy walks of many of the colleges of Oxford, the Holywell is a quiet and charmingly decorated retreat. With just 2 rooms available, Carrie and Stuart give full attention to guests requirements. Breakfast, cooked by Carrie, served by Stuart, has delicious options (fabulous pancakes!). Our room was spacious, sparkling clean, had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

What a delightful place to stay. Clean, couldn't have been more atmospheric or better located (unless it was located right actually IN one of the colleges). Quiet at night and with great old-world feel to it. Would stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We're so pleased we stayed here for a night but so wished it could have been longer. It was like being transported back in time in a lovely way. The room at the top of the house with its own landing and bathroom was very private. It was so nicely decorated and very comfortable. It was great to wake up... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

The Holywell B&B is probably the most deserving hotel of a 5 spot TA rating score that I've ever stayed in. It's a twee and charming little hostelry which sits innocently across the street from the impressive facade of New College, one of Oxford Universities grand old establishments circa 1300. The B&B has an area to park which in Oxford... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

So friendly, beautifully appointed, spotless, fabulous breakfast with organic eggs from chickens in garden, comfortable, cannot praise it enough! Decor was traditional but contemporary, tudor panelled dining room was stunning Will certainly go back xx

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small, quiet, and traditional bed and breakfast located in the very heart of Oxford. The only traditional B&B in the city centre, Holywell B&B is a Grade II listed building and our home. Located opposite New College, with ample private parking, we are an excellent location for exploring the dreaming spires of Oxford. Ensuite and private baths, WiFi, and full breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holywell Bed and Breakfast

Address: 14 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $79 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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