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Old Parsonage Hotel - Oxford

Oxford, United Kingdom
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Address
1 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom, 0X2 6NN
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Overview

Situated directly beside Somerville College, the 5-star Old Parsonage Hotel Oxford offers complimentary parking and a restaurant. Green Templeton College is 200 metres from the venue.

Location

The accommodation is just off Pitt Rivers Museum and Oxford Botanic Garden is 1.6 km away. Oxford city centre is 1 km away from the property. Old Parsonage Hotel is just a short drive from Magdalen College Deer Park.

Oxford railway station is 20 minutes on foot from the venue.

Eat & Drink

Nearby restaurants Fusion House and George & Davis can be found within 175 metres radius.

You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 15.50 per person per day. 

Leisure

A lending library and a bar are also provided on site for your pleasure.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

The hotel staff speaks English, Spanish, Swedish, Czech, Polish, Croatian, Slovak.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   35.

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Facilities
Most popular facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour services
  • Food/ Drinks
  • Shuttle
  • Laundry
  • TV

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Business

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Babysitting/Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Mountain view
  • River view
  • Landscape view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outfrom 07:00-11:00FREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Rooms and availability

Junior Suite
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    23 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Coffee machine
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
This junior suite comes with climate control. This room offers TV and a bathroom with terry dressing gowns, bath sheets and slippers. The beds are appointed with Egyptian cotton bedding. Wake-up service can be provided for guests.
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Suite
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    29 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Coffee machine
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
This suite comes with central heating. Maximum occupancy of the room is 2 guests. It offers a private bath with bath robes, free toiletries and towels. This kind of room has a king-sized bed.
room details
Superior Deluxe Double Room
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    22 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
This deluxe king room comes with central heating. It features a Wi-Fi and a marble bathroom with shower facilities, soft bathrobes and bath sheets. There is 1 king-size bed in the bedroom.
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Classic Double Room
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    14 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
The classic double room has central heating and a bathtub. There is a maximum occupancy of 2 people. It comes with a private bathroom with a hairdryer, a walk-in shower and guest toiletries. The room may also feature an a queen bed.
room details
Deluxe Double Room
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
This deluxe queen room comes with central heating. It features a Wi Fi and a marble bathroom with shower facilities, underfloor heating and terry dressing gowns. This kind of room has a king size bed.
room details
Deluxe Junior Suite
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Balcony
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Location
1 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom, 0X2 6NN
  • City landmarks
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
Museum
Oxford University Museum of Natural History
340 m
Museum
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
580 m
University
Balliol College
580 m
13 Magdalen Street
Martyrs' Memorial
350 m
University
University of Oxford
270 m
University
Somerville College
220 m
University
Green College
170 m
University
St Anne's College
280 m
Old Parsonage Hotel
The Parsonage Grill
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Pierre Victoire
250 m
42-44 Woodstock Road
The Royal Oak
220 m
1-2 Little Clarendon Street
Lussmanns
180 m
49 St. Giles
The Eagle and Child
330 m
21-22 Little Clarendon Street
GAIL's Bakery Jericho
320 m
32 Little Clarendon Street
The Oxford Wine Cafe
360 m
54 Walton Street
Jude the Obscure
600 m
Getting around
Airports
Gloucestershire (GLO) 71.8 km
London Heathrow (LHR) 76.4 km
Train
Oxford Train Station 1.0 km
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Reviews
8.4
Great133 reviews
Location8.8
Rooms8.6
Service8.6
Dining8.4
  • 8.0
    Great

    We liked almost everything: excellent location, helpful staff. We had a room with courtyard view and small balcony. It was adjacent to Dunn School Japanese Garden. Plenty of restaurants and bars in area.

    JohnUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.8
    Perfect

    Wonderful hotel with a lot of atmosphere and centrally located. We already stayed several times in this hotel for several days (also with our two teenagers) and each time it was a very nice stay. The staff is very friendly and helpful, the food in the restaurant is also recommended. The rooms are clean and tastefully furnished. The narrow stairs to the rooms may not be so convenient for older people, but there are also rooms on the ground floor that lead out to a parking lot.

    PhilippaUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.0
    Very good

    Perfect location to explore Oxford and yet quiet and super good restaurant

    Nothing:-)

    HelenUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.2
    Very good

    A nice little hotel, a lot of charm

    A lot of narrow stairs. It's pretty narrow, isn't it? The restaurant is unfortunately somewhat below the "dignity" of a 5-star hotel

    StephenUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.8
    Perfect

    I have been to Old Parsonage several times and will be back any time! This is a lovely small hotel with modern rooms in a historic house in the city center with a beautiful terrace for relaxing in the fresh air. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

    MatthewUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.8
    Perfect

    A small jewel - location, architecture, design, service, restaurant.

    JamesUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.0
    Perfect

    Behind the old walls hides a dreamfully tastefully furnished hotel. Beautiful guest rooms, neat bathroom, excellent breakfast, best service and high tea in the garden, a dream. If you've been a guest 30 years ago, come back again!

    nothing

    ThomasUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.8
    Great

    Atmoshere is exactly right. It is relaxed yet staff are attentive and pleasant. I loved the decor in the dining room and bar area especially the oil paintings. It was nice that the fire is kept alight all year round. Staff on main desk are helpful. Fantastic location.

    It is expensive. Bedroom had no vew!

    United Kingdom, 
  • 8.2
    Great

    Restaurant very good, with one or two disappointments. There were two dud puddings during our two day stay. One at lunch - ver solid flapjack, and the other at dinner. The cider apple sorbet tasted of nothing except maybe disinfectant.

    This is obviously nothing you can do about, but the traffic noise does spoil the otherwise delightful atmosphere of eating outside in the lovely weather.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    This hotel has character. Ivy covers the arched entrance to the front terrace. The rooms are well kept up, and the staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are a reasonable size (for England!). The breakfast was excellent.

    Afternoon tea is very popular and gets overcrowded, with staff a bit overwhelmed and some visitors turned away for lack of room.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 8.2
    Great

    A lovely building, well furnished, comfortable, excellent service, friendly welcome, good breakfast choice, nice dinner excellent choices, I was happy there and slept well.

    Messy breakfast connections to the pay desk. Had to wait for them to find out if I had even had breakfast. it was all a bit expensive at 218 quid for a sleep. Plus another 14 each for a bacon and egg! It was a treat but could have been 50 quid cheaper. Cleaners were rubbing the brass on the door next to us as we ate.Smell of Brasso added to the hot Oxford Sauce . The bathroom floor was positively dangerous when you put a floor mat on it. nearly went over. Bad if you are 76 years old with a hip!. Still we had a very nice stay. Would do it again for a treat but not very often because it is pricey

    United Kingdom, 
  • 7.4
    Very good

    Breakfast was very good.

    Room 24 was very small and rather noisy at times. It could be above ?, and started noise quite early and ended quite late.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 7.8
    Very good

    Loved the dining area, staff were excellent

    Room was tiny, for 200 pounds a night without breakfast I thought this was asking a lot, also, took a while to make up the room each morning

    United Kingdom, 
  • 10.0
    Perfect

    Staying in a 17 century building was really special but the rooms fluffy doonas and quality fittings made it even more special. We left a bag in a taxi and staff went out of their way to help recover it. It was a beautiful place to stay and very central.

    United Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Very friendly atmosphere in a very historic building. Good value.

    the continental breakfast was good but a bit over priced

    United Kingdom, 
FAQ
What is the closet airport?
The hotel lies within 65 km of London Luton airport.
What is the earliest and the latest I can check-in?
You can check in from 15:00.
What is the earliest and the latest I can check-out?
You can check out till 11:00.
How far is the city center from the property?
The city centre is located 1 km away.
Are threre any cleaning services provided?
Yes, the hotel offers laundry.
Can I have dinner or supper nearby?
Yes, you can have lunch or dinner at Browns within 150 metres of the hotel.
What room types are available here?
Such room types as a standard room and a junior suite are available on site.
Is there any public transport in vicinity?
Yes, there is Oxford train station 1000 metres away.
Address
1 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom, 0X2 6NN
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1of 43 hotels in Oxford
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outfrom 07:00-11:00FREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Gloucestershire (GLO) 71.8 km
London Heathrow (LHR) 76.4 km
Train
Oxford Train Station 1.0 km
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