B&B | 10 bedrooms | sleeps 17
This beautiful large Victorian house has been carefully reworked to provide comfortable modern stays whilst still retaining the original charm of the building. The spacious rooms with large assortment of amenities make this one of the best locations for a stay in Oxford. Our aim is to ensure you have a personal and highly enjoyable stay in one of England's most famous cities whilst providing all the comforts and services of a top hotel.
Located only a short walk from the city centre in the highly desirable North Oxford area this property provides a great base for visiting the city centre and its many attractions or as a very comfortable base whilst on business in the bustling university city.
The property is found sitting opposite St.Hughes college in the quiet St.Margarets road with easy access to the city centre via the Banbury or Woodstock road (a journey of <10 mins walk), whilst also being well serviced by local buses, which leave every couple of minutes from a bus stop only 200m away.
The rooms are fitted with many services to suit the business traveller while also providing a luxurious setting for families and tourists wishing to enjoy Oxford, such as TVs, ample storage in the form of wardrobes and chests of drawers, ironing facilities, trouser presses, hair driers and extremely comfortable beds as well as a multitude of other amenities. All rooms are names after Oxford colleges and retain their distinctive architectural features.
A large and light breakfast room along with conservatory downstairs provide to setting for a traditional breakfast every morning which is included with your room rental. With the house's garden available for those wishing to relax in this very quiet neighbourhood.
We also provide extensive extra concierge services such as; dry cleaning and ironing, airport transfers and many others upon request.
In the immediate local area there high quality restaurants such as 'Gee's', traditional and inviting pubs such as 'The Rose and Crown', shops and many other services in the Summertown area, North Parade and the Jericho area. Meaning that not matter what you are searching for it can be easily catered to.
The Cherwell Boat House is only a short walk away and provides the best location to take part in the traditional Oxford past time of punting, a must for any first time traveller to Oxford (academic and Oxford local Lewis Carroll is said to have thought up his 'Adventures in Wonderland' tales whilst punting his niece Alice along the river).
St.Margarets road benefits from a unique position as not only is the city centre only a short walk away but take a different 5 minute walk and you have easy access to Port Meadow, a large area of countryside beauty nestled in North Oxford.
|Size||Sleeps up to 17, 10 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: London Heathro 75 km, Nearest railway: Oxford 1.8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Rooms||10 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms of which 10 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (7), Double beds (5), Cots (1), Dining seats for 15, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, Bicycles available|
The Central England/Cotswolds region
Oxfordshire is a beautiful county with some of the driest weather in the U.K making it a great choice for many festivals and other events.
At the heart of it is the famous city, and the synonymous university of Oxford, with a multitude of places of interest and great attractions there are many reasons that Oxford is such a popular destination for so many visitors
Oxford is conveniently situated for easy access to The Cotswolds and towns such as Stratford upon and Avon and Warwick to the North. There are many walking and cycling routes amongst the traditional villages.
To the South and East you have very inexpensive train and bus routes to London, Windsor and Brighton. To the West you have easy access to the beautiful city of Bath.
The City of Dreaming Spires - Oxford is internationally famous for the University of Oxford. Oxford has much to offer visitors; the beautiful architecture of the Colleges, music events, art shows, theatres, museums, a wide range of shopping and many fantastic restaurants.
There are many activities to enjoy, including the traditional Oxford past-time of punting, enjoying the university park or the botanical gardens, cycling and site seeing. With available sports such as Golf, Tennis, Real Tennis and many others. Blenheim Palace and the market town of Woodstock are just 15 minutes bus ride or drive north.