Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxford

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Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxford

A cabinet of curiosities, the Ashmolean Museum is one of the best places to visit in Oxford. It originally contained the travel collections of scientist and politician Elias Ashmole, but has grown to include world-class collections of archaeological specimens and fine art. When you visit Oxford you can view wonderful art - Turner, Pissarro, Titian, van Dyck, Constable and the Pre-Raphaelites.
If that’s too mainstream for you, the strange and historic is also well represented. View, instead, the death mask of Oliver Cromwell and Guy Fawkes’ lantern. How about the original One Ring that inspired Tolkien? The collections range from the antiquities of Greece, Egypt and China to astrolabes, majolica pottery and English silver.
As one of Oxford’s main attractions, it also appears in film, television and literature. The Ashmolean features in the Inspector Morse and Lewis TV series, as well as in Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials. When you’re planning what to do in Oxford, do note that the Ashmolean has an excellent restaurant and shop for breaks and shopping. It’s free and nearby to the renowned Bodleian Library.

Places to stay near Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

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Holiday home in Oxford

4 10 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A Wonderful City Centre Escape in the Heart of Oxford - Moments from the Station Ideally located, a 5 minute walk from the Station, in the Heart of Oxford and right next to Jericho, this wonderful yellow brick 4 bedroom town house is the perfect Oxford escape. 4 doubl  …see more

from £245 / night

£1600 / week

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from £245 / night

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Oxford holiday home rental

4 10 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
A wonderful escape in the heart of Jericho and Oxford City Centre Literally seconds from all of the action, you will barely need to lose site of the house to start exploring the heritage and fun of Oxford, but from the large 4 bed, 2 bath house, with tasteful rustic and  …see more

from £295 / night

£2065 / week

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from £295 / night

(5) Very Good 

6

Jericho holiday apartment rental

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
Fantastic location. Fully furnished 1 bedroom short let in Jericho, Oxford with all utilities included and weekly linen change. Fully equipped for a short or long stay.Walton Lane is a well furnished, 1 bedroom apartment located in the centre of the delightful district  …see more

from £95 / night

£615 - £742 / week

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from £95 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Central Oxford

1 2 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 4 nights min
  • Car not necessary
5* luxury one bedroom semi serviced apartment located in the Oxford Castle development, right in the historic city centre. Modern, quality furnishings, wifi & maintained to the highest standards. Suitable for professionals, academics or holidaymakers wanting a quiet  …see more

from £123 / night

£861 / week

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from £123 / night

(4) Good 

20

Central Oxford holiday apartment rental

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
A unique opportunity to stay in a two bedroom apartment within the Oxford Town Hall, a jewel at the heart of the historic city of Oxford. The apartment is actually within this magnificent Victorian building. Available for a limited time only. The accommodation comprises  …see more

from £275 / night

£995 / week

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from £275 / night

(2) Excellent 

18

Holiday apartment in Central Oxford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
Extremely well-located, modern, two-bedroom apartment in Oxford City providing excellent short term flexible accommodation for up to four people. This boutique style apartment consists of an open plan living room, breakfast bar and kitchen combined, large double bedroo  …see more

from £119 / night

£931 / week

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from £119 / night

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

1 2 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 4 nights min
Extremely well-located, modern, one-bedroom apartment in Oxford City providing excellent short term flexible accommodation for up to two people. Experience this vibrant city with the Oxford castle complex and other well known outlets on your doorstep offering a wealth  …see more

from £103 / night

£723 / week

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from £103 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Central Oxford holiday apartment rental

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
The apartment is a two bedroomed property, of which the main living area is the second/top floor of the building. It is entered via a first floor entrance hall, where there is a shower room & laundry facilities. The main living area is on the second floor, and overlooks  …see more

from £150 / night

£700 - £1260 / week

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from £150 / night

(1) Very Good 

11

Holiday apartment rental

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
Perfectly located fully furnished bedroom short let in Oxford with all utilities included and weekly linen change. Fully equipped for a short or long stay. This 2 bedroom ground floor apartment is just a short walk away from Oxford City Centre and the train station. Loc  …see more

from £106 / night

£742 - £1023 / week

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from £106 / night

(1) Excellent 

23

Holiday home in Oxford

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
The good-sized 2 bedroom property is situated right in the heart of Jericho close to the centre of Oxford and the nearby train station. The house is of a good size including two separate bedrooms and a beautiful courtyard garden. When entering 32 Nelson Street you pass  …see more

from £170 / night

£995 / week

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from £170 / night

7

Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
This comfortable and modern apartment will let you stay in Oxford with ease, with numerous attractions on your doorstep, you will have access to a great selection of bars and restaurants offering a little something from all corners of the globe. You can enjoy the surrou  …see more

from £200 / night

£1400 / week

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from £200 / night

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Oxford holiday home rental

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A beautiful newly refurbished 4 bedroom home in the heart of Oxford in Jericho. The ground floor consists of an open plans kitchen and living area, a bedroom, bathroom and access to the garden. There you will find a purpose built outhouse for dining and entertaining  …see more

from £247 / night

£1729 / week

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from £247 / night

(7) Excellent 

6

Central Oxford holiday apartment rental

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • Ask about pets
There’s a better way to live in the city. It’s called URBANE. The living and dining space is complete with a fully equipped designer Siemens kitchen for preparing, cooking and serving your food when and how you want it. Eat at the bar table and then relax on t  …see more

from £210 / night

£1470 / week

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from £210 / night

31

Holiday home accommodation

4 9 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
A lovely and spacious 4 bedroom home in the heart of Jericho. A 5 minute walk from both the station and the city centre, but surrounded by the restaurants bars and shops that make Jericho the place to be in Oxford! 4 double bedroom (2 king beds, 1 slightly smaller doub  …see more

from £235 / night

£1645 / week

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from £235 / night

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10

Holiday home in Central Oxford

4 6 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
A lovely town house located 5 minutes walk from the city centre, and Said business school. The property offers spacious accommodation, four bedrooms and fully furnished to a high standard including all utility bills and weekly linen change . Entrance hall, sitting room  …see more

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
This stunning high specification one bedroom maisonette sits neatly behind the vibrant and bohemian high street of Jericho. Within easy walking distance of the city centre, this newly built property is a triumph of design and ingenuity. The property comprises a double b  …see more

from £175 / night

£1225 / week

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from £175 / night

9

Home rental in Oxford

3 8 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A Bohemian and Stylish 3 bedroom house in the very heart of Jericho and moments walk from Oxford City Centre, and a 10 minute walk from the Station. The property has 1 king bedroom, 2 double bedrooms and a large family bathroom. The ground floor has a large kitchen an  …see more

from £185 / night

£1250 - £1390 / week

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from £185 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Central Oxford holiday home rental

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
A redesigned, extended and beautifully refurbished town house located on a popular side road in Jericho. To the front of the house there is a living/reading room with wood burner. Large open plan kitchen/dining room with American fridge freezer, high quality Siemens App  …see more

from £222 / night

£1550 - £1850 / week

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from £222 / night

23

Oxford holiday home rental

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A superb traditional Jericho two bedroom terraced house located on the most colourful street of Oxford. Just a few steps from the city centre, the colleges and department stores, this home is an excellent location for a great time in Oxford! The property benefits from  …see more

from £200 / night

£1400 / week

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from £200 / night

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2 3 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

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from £150 / night

£750 / week

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from £150 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Central Oxford

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
Delightful fully furnished 2 bedroom short let in Oxford with all utilities included and weekly linen change. Fully equipped for a short or long stay.This is a spacious, comfortable two-bedroom short let apartment that is very conveniently located in central Oxford but  …see more

from £103 / night

£716 - £811 / week

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from £103 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Central Oxford

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
Charming Grade II listed Victorian terraced house in quiet, characterful and prestigious Central North Oxford street available for furnished holiday and short lets. Plantation Road has its own Wikipedia page. The key benefit of this property is its location right in the  …see more

from £165 / night

£950 / week

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from £165 / night

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Holiday studio in Oxford

Studio 2 7 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
A stunning studio apartment situated within walking distance of Oxford's vibrant and historic city centre. The property comprises of open plan bedroom/living room, modern fitted kitchen and shower room. The kitchen and shower room also boast dome ceiling windows creatin  …see more

from £86 / night

£500 / week

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from £86 / night

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Oxford holiday apartment let

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
A modern two bedroom apartment situated in the prestigious waterfront development. Located just off Walton Well Road, Jericho this apartment is ideal for those visiting Oxford for leisure or business. Bars, restaurants and shops are only a stones throw away and the city  …see more

from £142 / night

£994 / week

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from £142 / night

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Central Oxford holiday apartment rental

2 3 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Child friendly
A newly refurbished two bedroom first floor apartment located in the heart of central Oxford with wonderful views of the River Thames.Open plan, light and spacious living/dining area with modern fitted kitchen and dining table with 4 chairs. Doors leading from the livin  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £750 / week

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from £100 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Central Oxford

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
Great location. Fully furnished 1 bedroom short let in central Oxford with all utilities included and weekly linen change. Fully equipped for a short or long stay.North Street is a one bedroom furnished short let in Oxford just 15 minutes walk to the centre of Oxford. T  …see more

from £102 / night

£711 - £774 / week

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from £102 / night

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Holiday studio in Jericho

Studio 2 7 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
SHORT LET OXFORD: The Jericho Studio is a stunning short let studio apartment sleeping two people and located in the fashionable area of Jericho, a short walk or bus ride from the city of Oxford. The Jericho Studio is a basement apartment, beautifully furnished and deco  …see more

from £64 / night

£446 - £742 / week

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from £64 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
North Parade Avenue is a fascinating street a short walk from the centre of Oxford. It has 2 pubs, several restaurants, a deli and convenience store. It is only 1/2 a mile to the cosmopolitan area of Jericho with its numerous restaurants and bars and less than a mile i  …see more

from £150 / night

£1050 / week

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from £150 / night

(11) Very Good 

8

Oxford holiday apartment rental

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Luxurious apartment with two bedrooms (one en suite) only seven minutes walk from Oxford City Centre. ~ double glazing~ gas central heating~ fully equipped kitchen~ 32 inch flat screen TV with Freeview~ 100 yards from the River Thames.Luxurious apartment with two bedroo  …see more

from £100 / night

£600 - £725 / week

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from £100 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Central Oxford

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
Fantastic location. Fully furnished bedroom short let in Oxford with all utilities included and weekly linen change. Fully equipped for a short or long stay.This property is situated in a small development of apartments and provides a quiet haven within walking distance  …see more

from £108 / night

£753 - £891 / week

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from £108 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday studio in Central Oxford

Studio 2 7 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Car not necessary
Folly Bridge House is an Oxford landmark. A crenellated Georgian tower standing in the River Thames at the point of the original 900 AD oxen ford, it conjures all the romance of the city.This is the spot where Alice in Wonderland was invented by Lewis Carroll. On Folly  …see more

from £56 / night

£390 / week

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from £56 / night

(1) Excellent 

10

Holiday home in Oxford

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Modern, bright first floor apartment with elegant bedroom, king sofa bed in the spacious and modern living room, fully furnished and equipped. Situated close to the Christ Church, 5 minutes walk distance to the city centre, restaurants and pubs, art and culture, great v  …see more

from £139 / night

£750 - £1240 / week

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from £139 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Located in the heart of the cultural city of Oxford, Jericho is a true mix of town and country living. With the centre of town and the walkways of the Port Meadow only 5 minutes walking distance the apartment is beautifully situated for a long weekend or for longer stay  …see more

from £220 / night

£1540 / week

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from £220 / night

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
This luxury self catering apartment is located in the heart of the cultural city of Oxford, Oxfordshire, the Jericho district offers a true mix of town and country living, with the center of town only 10 mins away, you can enjoy enjoy beautiful walks along Port Meadow o  …see more

from £180 / night

£1260 / week

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from £180 / night

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
This luxury apartment is located in the heart of the cultural city of Oxford, the Jericho district offers a true mix of town and country living, with the center of town only 10 mins away, you can enjoy enjoy beautiful walks along Port Meadow or check out the local museu  …see more

from £180 / night

£1260 / week

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from £180 / night

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Located in the heart of the cultural city of Oxford, Jericho is a true mix of town and country living. With the center of town and the walkways of the Port Meadow only 5 minutes walking distance, the apartment is beautifully situated for a long weekend or for longer sta  …see more

from £220 / night

£1540 / week

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from £220 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Home rental in Oxford

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Oxford city centre and the River Thames are just a 5 minute walk away. A stay at Grandpont will give you an experience of Oxford life which you will never forget. This location is highly sought after, particularly in summer. Beautiful Christ Church College and Cathedral  …see more

from £130 / night

£900 / week

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from £130 / night

18

Holiday cottage in North Oxford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
Hidden away at the bottom of a walled garden, this two bedroom octagonal living space situated between two of Oxford's most sought after and architecturally interesting residential side streets. A haven of tranquility just minutes from Oxford city centre, this enchantin  …see more

from £213 / night

£730 - £1080 / week

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from £213 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Apartment letting in Central Oxford with golf nearby

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
A stunning one bedroom/studio open plan apartment located in Central Oxford. Newly renovated this basement apartment in a family house, has all new fittings throughout. Fully fitted bespoke kitchen with oak worksurfaces and integrated appliances. Open plan dining and si  …see more

from £85 / night

£595 / week

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from £85 / night

9

Holiday home in Oxford

4 6 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
On the ground floor there is a light and bright double aspect kitchen/dining room with balcony and steps down to the beautiful rear garden. There is also a very useful study room on the ground floor. On the lower ground floor there is a good sized living room with large  …see more

from £315 / night

£2200 - £2800 / week

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from £315 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Jericho

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
Extremely well-located, spacious, two-bedroom apartment in Jericho providing excellent short term accommodation for up to four people. This first floor flat consists of a hall, cloakroom, large open plan living room with a unusual turret style dining area, kitchen, larg  …see more

from £105 / night

£735 / week

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from £105 / night

(27) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Central Oxford

2 7 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
- This Victorian property has been tastefully renovated to provide comfortable modern accommodation to a very high standard. The property is closely situated to the city centre, university amenities and Port Meadow (with nearby canal and access to open countryside). Th  …see more

from £140 / night

£795 - £1005 / week

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from £140 / night

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Townhouse rental in Jericho

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
A stunning four bedroom short let property situated in central north Oxford offering stylish and luxury living.Upon entering the property you are greeted by a beautiful entrance hall and ample natural light. On the ground floor there are two reception rooms both offerin  …see more

from £214 / night

£1500 - £1700 / week

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from £214 / night

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Oxford holiday apartment rental

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
This stylish town-house apartment has recently been fully refurbished. It is 40m2 and has been beautifully arranged to take full advantage of the space and light. The apartment consists of an open plan kitchen/sitting room, a bright double bedroom and a modern bathroom.  …see more

from £130 / night

£910 / week

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from £130 / night

(18) Very Good 

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Apartment rental in Oxford

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
- A beautifully renovated Victorian house apartment situated only a short walk from the centre of Oxford in the highly desirable North Oxford area, it has very recently been fully renovated to provide modern comforts whilst still retaining its Victorian charm, all in a  …see more

from £135 / night

£780 - £920 / week

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from £135 / night

13

Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
Jericho Town House apartment is an exceptionally stylish two bedroom short let property offering easy access to Oxford city centre. The apartment is located in the popular Oxford suburb of Jericho and within walking distance of many shops, caf?s and restaurants. This ap  …see more

from £130 / night

£795 - £1113 / week

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from £130 / night

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Oxford holiday townhouse rental

6 9 4 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A lovely large Townhouse furnished to the highest standard, offering easy access to the City Centre in just 5 minutes. Entrance Hall, Large Kitchen with bespoke fittings and granite worksurfaces, Dining and Sitting Room, Cloakroom/WC, Ground floor double bedroom, 3 furt  …see more

from £300 / night

£2000 / week

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from £300 / night

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Holiday home in Central Oxford

5 7 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
Furnished to the highest standard throughout, this contemporary house recently renovated makes for the perfect stay. Large open plan, sitting and dining room with fully equipped contemporary kitchen and concertina doors which lead to lovely rear garden and patio area. G  …see more

from £286 / night

£2000 / week

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from £286 / night

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Home rental in East Oxford

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Child friendly
A recently refurbished luxury duplex one bedroom apartment in East Oxford. A superb location close to Magdalen Bridge, and just a short walk from the City Centre. Ideal for those studying and working in Oxford, as well as those visiting on holiday. A state of the art n  …see more

from £93 / night

£650 / week

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from £93 / night

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Holiday apartment in Oxford

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
The well presented apartment benefits from a spacious open plan living and dining room leading on to a modern kitchen, fully equipped with utility cupboard. A sliding double glazed door opens onto the communal gardens.The double bedroom features built in wardrobes with  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £850 / week

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from £100 / night

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