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The Kite Inn

68-69 Mill Street, Oxford OX2 0AL, England
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this shack for a Saturday night in Oxford with my girlfriends. Oh my, we've all travelled around the world but this hotel is one if the worst ever. Filthy, old, dilapidated... a health hazard. The shared toilet, flush doesn't work, no loo roll. Disgusting! Shower. We used wet wipes to wash as was convinced you'd get more dirty having... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First tings first: The crew at the Pub was nice and helpfull guys. But what made importance to us: This is almost the dirtiest place I've lived in since last visited Congo, and at that was a job I was paid for. This experience spoiled almost the whole visit. Never stop here.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's dirty and full of flies. The shared bathroom is awful, and you have to eat the poorly breakfast in your room. A hostel would be better... At least the room is big (but you can hear your neighboors very well...) The stairs are so dirty that you shoes stick to them.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Filthy carpets throughout. Mouldy bathroom with dirty flooring so bad we didn't want to use shower. Toilet in shared bathroom (for more than 3 bedrooms) Continental breakfast unappetising left out all night. No fresh tea or coffee. Basic hygiene appalling. No fire door between kitchen and stairway up to rooms. Sash window broken. No remote for TV. "Clean" mugs stuck... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I arrived at the kite inn, things seemed pleasant enough. The bar was clean and tidy and the place had a comforting and professional atmosphere. Then, as I was lead through the beer garden, past the drunk old man sitting by himself, and towards a small door near the bins, my trip became a nightmare. As I climbed the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

A very good beer range and easy to get to from the station. It did feel a little tatty and the bar staff appeared disinterested. It has a small outside seating area .... Will give it another try on our next visit to Oxford ...

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Taipei, Taiwan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

The inn has no air-condition and is kind of old. However, the location was nice and it's cheap anyway. If you just want to get a stay somewhere a night before moving to other places. It should be fine. However, if you are looking for a decent hotel, it is not though.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

This was my worse night ever! I usually fall asleep quickly and sleep really hard, but the bed sounded loudly every time some of us even moved a hand or breathed a little hard. This place is even the dirtiest I ever experienced! The staff was fantastic and deserve creds.

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Thank Sandrayyy
Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Booked this place in view of its price and location near the Thames and Station.The pub, for that is all it is, was busy when we arrived and it was difficult to get the managers attention. Eventually shown up some awkward back stairs to our room which wasn't bad, quite spacious, clean sheets and towels etc. Informed that the toilet/bathroom... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

The Kite is a pub with some rooms for rent above. Entrance is through the back door to the kitchen. Carpet on stairs is filthy. Room was relatively clean, but very basic and run down. Shared bathroom needed a thorough cleaning. When I left and wanted to ask if I could leave bags for a couple of hours, the cleaning... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi

Additional Information about The Kite Inn

Address: 68-69 Mill Street, Oxford OX2 0AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Kite Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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