Top hotels in Oxford
The trendy location and neon-lit cocktail bar belie the fascinating (and rather dark) history of the ancient building which houses this unique 4-star boutique hotel. Just a few minutes’ walk from the city centre and train station, the hotel boasts a rich and unusual décor, a restaurant and bar, and 24-hour room service. All rooms come with wine and nibbles as well as free wi-fi, a flatscreen TV with a DVD player and an en-suite with a bath, drench shower and luxury toiletries.
This 3 star boutique hotel centrally located within easy walking distance of shops, covered market, theatres and museums. A popular hotel which attracts an international following among business and leisure travellers. Step off the airport coach and you are 2 minutes walk from the hotel.
Situated on 30 acres of parkland just 3 miles outside of Oxford's historic city centre is the 4-star De Vere Oxford Thames. Explore the hotel's extensive and well-manicured grounds, relax in the River Room Restaurant, and take advantage of Jerome’s Leisure Club with a fully-equipped gym, tennis court, swimming pool and sauna. Each room provides free wi-fi, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.
Stay a the 4-star Malmaison Oxford for a truly unique experience. The hotel resides in a converted Victorian prison, and is a tasteful blend of both modern and original features. Enjoy the hotel's one-of-a-kind interior as you dine in the Brasserie or sip a few drinks at MalBar, which also offers up some light bites. Your stylis, mood-lit room will feature a flat-screen TV with a DVD player, complimentary wi-fi, 24-hour room service, and a private bathroom.
The Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel is a stunning 4-star hotel located in Oxford city centre, just opposite some of the University buildings and perfectly located for a walk around the city while you visit Oxford. The 17th century building has recently been refurbished. The Oxford Eastgate Townhouse boasts Marco's New York Italian restaurant. Enjoy Eastgate Hotel's heritage and soak up the great culture, such as J.R.R Tolkien and C.S Lewis, that many famous faces did too upon their visit.
Set in leafy parkland and a short drive from the historic city centre, the gorgeous 4-star Oxford Spires Four Pillars Hotel is perfect for a leisurely getaway and for business travellers. Dedicated meeting facilities and packages are available, or for a more relaxing trip, kick back in the spa and swimming pool. There’s also a gym, restaurant and bar on site, and free parking and high-speed internet come as standard.
With a stay at Jurys Inn Oxford in Oxford, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of University of Oxford and Pitts Rivers Museum. This 4-star hotel is 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from Bicester Village and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Oxford University Museum of Natural History.
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Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.
Hampton by Hilton Oxford is situated conveniently close to both the business and leisure areas of Oxford. We are only 15 minutes from the historic center and just an hour from Heathrow Airport. Oxford is the UK's oldest University City, where film fans explore the hallowed halls of Christ Church College, and punts glide gently along the River Cherwell. Our Oxford hotel is situated right next door to the Kassam Football Stadium and the Kassam Conference & Events Centre, and just 5 minutes’ walk to the Ozone Leisure Park's multiplex cinema and lots of restaurants. We are within easy reach of Oxford Science Park and only a mile from the BMW Mini plant, making our hotel a handy base for business travelers. Explore the pretty Cotswold villages and the rolling parkland of Blenheim Palace. Silverstone F1 racing circuit is 35 miles away and the famous Bicester village just 18 miles away.Our inviting, air-conditioned guest rooms offer contemporary amenities including free WiFi, an ergonomic desk, a comfy bed and a 32-inch flat-screen TV. Refresh in the spacious bathroom, which features a walk-in power shower.Start your day right – there is a hot breakfast included when you stay at this Oxford hotel. Our 24-hour convenience hub stocks a selection of snacks, drinks and sundries. Exercise at a time that suits you in the 24-hour fitness center. Relax with a drink in the lobby or grab a light bite in our casual snack area.
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Hotels in Oxford
A city famous for its prestigious university, Oxford has produced some of the finest minds in the world within its 38 colleges. Book one of our Oxford hotels and find yourself surrounded by this great city's splendid architecture, history and culture.
University of Oxford
Oxford is rivalled only by Cambridge as the preeminent seat of learning in the country and certainly stands as one of the best in the world. Monarchs, Prime Ministers, writers, actors, directors, composers and many other public figures have passed through the hallowed halls of Oxford University – and you can too. Visit Christ Church, Magdalen and Wadham, among many others, and walk in the footsteps of Oxford alumni such as Edward VII, Oscar Wilde and Thomas Beecham.
Oxford has many great museums. The anthropological and archaeological collections of Pitt Rivers includes totem poles and shrunken heads. The Bodleian is one of Europe's oldest libraries and second only in size in this country to the British Library. The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology – where you'll see Powhatan's Mantle and the Alfred Jewel. And then there's the University Museum of Natural History with its dinosaurs, Roman skeletons and much more.
The rolling countryside of Oxfordshire is rich with pretty villages, stately homes and criss-crossing trails. And Oxford itself has its own green havens such Christ Church Meadow, Oxford University Parks and Port Meadow – perfect for a picnic.
There are four cinemas in Oxford showing a wide selection of movies from the art-house to action blockbusters. There are a host of theatres too, from the Sheldonian Theatre with its programme of classical music concerts to the Oxford Playhouse which describes itself as "a theatre for everyone".
Eating and drinking
Earning rave reviews for its food, service and value for money, Oli's Thai is one of the very best restaurants in Oxford. A choice of freshly baked focaccia, ciabatta, wraps and multi-cereal baguettes with a choice of delicious fillings is what Jimbob's is all about. And after a bit of evening entertainment, Hassan's Van serves a mean falafel salad wrap and kebab.
England's oldest covered market is on the High Street, containing anything from a butcher's shop, and a chocolatier, to a hat store and a glassware merchant. You'll discover many fascinating bookstores dedicated to second-hand, antique and new books. The University of Oxford has its own shop, selling gifts and souvenirs.
Less than nine miles from the centre of Oxford, The Cherry Tree Inn in Abingdon is a delightful stay that's easy on the pocket. A 25-minute walk from the city centre, Green Gables Guest House provides affordable 3-star accommodation. Fancy a night in a prison? Don't worry, Malmaison Oxford makes a virtue of this former Victorian gaol and delivers 4-star comfort into the bargain.
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