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Gables Guest House

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Gold award winning bed and breakfast run by former Landlady of the Year, Sally Tompkins. New Visit England Rose Award for 2015 for excellent standards of service. Guests can be sure of a warm welcome and a genuine interest in ensuring their stay is memorable. Wide choice of home cooked breakfasts catering for all tastes. High quality and peaceful rooms providing every comfort for business and leisure travellers. Most rooms overlook the garden at the rear and countryside beyond. Free wifi internet, flat screen tvs/iphone docks, direct dial telephone, beverage trays. Only a few minutes walk to local restaurants and a short bus ride to city centre, or walkable on good weather days. Free on site parking for guests.
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mid-range
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Full view
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Heathrow Airport41 mi
Luton Airport41 mi
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All reviews the bus fresh fruit en suite shower little extras breakfast was amazing king size bed regular buses excellent hosts full english visiting oxford leave the car single room breakfast choices oxford centre stayed for nights sally
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We had our 2nd stay at Gables in early March having returned again from our initial visit last year. It is an absolutely exceptional B&B in a great location and run exceedingly well. Also of particular note, Gables has one of the best breakfasts in...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Jeffrey P
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a great nights stay as we counted down to the arrival of our first child. We arrived in the afternoon, settled in, then walked into town for a relaxing evening and meal. We got back with some supplies from the...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed January 24, 2018

From the warm welcome to the comfortable bed, the nice touches in the rooms, and the lovely breakfast, all was really very very good. The location is right on the bus route into town (though we walked it in 35 mins), and the stop is...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank clivepalmer2016
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Helpful booking with Barbara, then excellent host in Richard when we stayed. Hopefully Sally's injured ankle is improving but her choice of relief hosts were both great. The guest house was clean and comfortable with a wonderful selection of food for breakfast. Cereals, dried fruits,...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank GloucsFamily
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Great home, cozy, the couple is amazing, Barbara and Nigel. Small bedroom, confortable bed. Good breakfast. A little out of the way, but good transportation. Nice backyard. So helpful with a flat I had before arriving. Clean. They had a little problem with the electricity....More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Pelu07
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Poochie1972
March 19, 2017|
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Response from Sallytea | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your interest in staying at Gables. There is no curfew, but we ask guests coming in late at night to be considerate to other guests and come in quietly. All but one of the rooms has an en suite shower... More
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Melissa A
October 31, 2016|
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Response from Martin C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, & yes. But the bus stops right outside.
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"We had a double refurbished room. Please be aware that the hotel ratings buttons are not working as we..."
jah524
Nov 26, 2017
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"Ask for a lower floor room if you can't handle stairs."
tonyh146
Aug 17, 2017
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"Maybe at the rear would be better"
TonyC207
Jul 25, 2017
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"The attic room was quaint but I don't think it would suit everyone."
MarcelaB784
Jul 14, 2017
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United KingdomEnglandOxford
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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