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Information about Head of the River Hotel

Just a few minutes’ walk from Oxford city centre, the Head of the River is situated on the banks of the scenic River Thames. This traditional inn features a riverside terrace and a stylish restaurant. The elegant bedrooms are individually decorated, and some have river views. All rooms feature a TV and a private modern bathroom with free toiletries. Guests will find bathrobes and slippers in some rooms. Guests can enjoy a hearty cooked breakfast each morning in the pub restaurant. The evening menu includes local produce and seasonal ingredients, and the bar offers a range of real ales. The Head of the River is just a 10-minute walk from the famous Oxford University Colleges. Oxford’s quaint shops and lively theatres are within a 10-minute walk.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. Please note that the full amount of the reservation is due before arrival. Fuller's will send a confirmation with detailed payment information. After full payment is taken, the property's details, including the address and where to collect keys, will be emailed to you.

Services of Head of the River Hotel

  • Family rooms
  • Internet services
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Terrace
  • First aid kit available
  • Pets allowed
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Restaurant
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Cashless payment available
  • Free WiFi
  • Garden
  • Kid meals
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Smoke alarms
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • WiFi available in all areas
  • WiFi
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Security alarm
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating
  • Bar

Address

Folly Bridge, St. Aldates

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