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The Head of the River

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Reviewed today

The location of this hotel is outstanding. I could walk into central Oxford but there was space to park my car (I had booked a Superior room for which this facility was provided. Parking spaces are like gold dust in Oxford). The staff were exceptionally...More

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Innkeeper's Favorite Review
Reviewed January 21, 2018

A fantastic little hotel by the river, just south of the centre of Oxford. Cozy rooms with a Nespresso machine right in the room! Staff were very warm and friendly throughout my stay. Definitely plan to have breakfast in the morning -- what a way...More

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Response from Ben C, Manager at The Head of the RiverResponded February 13, 2018

Hey Jag, Thanks for leaving a great review. Will see you again next time. Regards, Ben

Reviewed yesterday

A city walk brought us here, and glad it did. Very smart interior, great selection of beer, pleasant serving staff and tasty food. Went for the classic fish'n'chips and very good. Only a couple of negatives things, one of the toilet cubicles had created a...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed yesterday

Great room, a short walk in to the madness of Oxford. The room was themed, Halley's Comet. Furniture and accessories were very good, even had a Marshall Bluetooth speaker and a Tassimo coffee machine. Staff were all friendly, welcoming and helpful. Good breakfast, buffet plus...More

Thank southsidez
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been to this pub many times before but Saturday's visit is surely the last. Kept waiting at the bar for ages as staff chatted amongst themselves before eventually being told to go to another bar where we were again ignored. Then staff started serving people...More

Thank Dave E
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$189 - $306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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There is limited parking spaces ,,so best check when booking,
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"We had an upgraded room overlooking the river which we were happy with. Cant comment on standard rooms or..."
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"Ask for one well away from the road, as it can be very noisy"
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"Did nit stay, even though saw they offer 20 rooms"
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"Ask for the highest floor, overlooking the river"
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