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Malmaison Oxford Castle

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  • Excellent43%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Certificate of Excellence
If you're tired of doing hard time in run-of-the-mill hotels, it's a completely different story at our former gaol, Malmaison Oxford. Instead sip the coolest cocktails in the free world at MALBAR and enjoy an eclectic mix of classic dishes with a twist at the Brasserie, from freshly caught fish to the famous Mal Burger. Good behaviour will get you privileges like free Wi-Fi, drench showers, plasma TVs and and even toiletries that are just begging to be nabbed by light-fingered guests. This is one hotel in Oxford city centre where you'll be happy to get a long stretch.
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
187Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
58Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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My Husband and I stayed here for a Date night. We got a package of cell room, dinner, breakfast and a bottle I'd champagne. It was worth the money and it was an amazing hotel with a lot of atmosphere. The building and rooms have...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

PROS: Quirky converted prison. Beautifully appointment large bedroom converted out of three prison cells. Very comfortable bed with quality linen. Requested a room near to reception/brasserie/lift due to mobility issues and room 106 was perfect. Cocktails were excellent Very Good Brasserie Menu Tea/coffee facilities in...More

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Response from Connector301322, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 4 days ago

Dear OxfordshireDizzy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are please you enjoyed part of your stay and disappointing that the whole experience wasn't great, i have shared your feedback with the team and we are working very hard in order...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel looks great and is very unique and our room was very clean. We were left disappointed with our stay after eating in the restaurant. After asking twice if there were nuts in my desert and being told no we were eventually told it...More

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Response from Connector301322, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 4 days ago

Dear 990martyng, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are very sorry that in this occasion we didn't deliver our usual standards of service, i have shared your feedback with the team and we are working very hard in order to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 12 of us enjoyed afternoon tea here. Savoury options included a chicken slider and a salmon bagel. Lots of yummy cakes and scones. Lots of food for the price. their was even a little cheesecake pot. Really enjoyed it!

Thank sammie18
Response from Connector301322, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 4 days ago

Dear sammie18, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are very pleased you enjoyed afternoon tea with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kindest regards Antonio Sanchez Deputy General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unusual hotel, beautifully furnished in centre of city. For the price we paid disappointed with few things. Check in and out took ages. We were given our room key and room number which didn’t exist so ended up back in reception. Eventually told It was...More

Thank familywatts
Response from Connector301322, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 4 days ago

Dear familywatts, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are very please that overall you enjoyed your stay with us, i have shared your feedback with the team in order to improve on the points raised, We hope to be able...More

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Response from AntonioS8022 | Property representative |
Dear Libby, We are fairly relaxed here at the hotel, and there is no particular dress code for dinner. Smart casual is what we would suggest, but please dress as smartly or as relaxed as you wish! Kind regards, Kasey
May 27, 2018|
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Good evening, Yes we do have a lift, which access the majority of rooms. There are however some rooms which cannot be accessed, or have a few steps within the room, so please specify when booking. For your information... More
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"Book a package and upgrade at least to a cell room."
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"Cell rooms have great character"
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"Ask to be accommodated in one of the celll rooms"
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"A Wing rooms are in the converted prison part. Quirky!"
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$175 - $442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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