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The Ridings Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I wasn't sure what to expect having read previous reviews however I was pleasantly surprised. The staff are friendly and the location is about a 25-30 minute walk from the train station and city centre. The rooms are small but nicely decorated, well equipped and clean. The hair dryer and tea/coffee etc... was a nice touch. The rooms do get...

Thank stacey92x
Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 19 January 2017

They have a very nearby bus station. It is a house with a cosy environment. The staff answers you right away if have any questions or inquiries. It is a good option if you travel alone or as a couple.

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I wasn't sure what to expect as this is essentially a big house with rooms. I booked a twin room with ensuite to stay in Oxford for a work party. When we turned up we were greeted by a very nice and approachable host. Check in was quick and hassle free. The whole house was immaculately clean and modern. The...

Thank Callum O
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Booked as had a wedding in Oxford Centre. Welcomed by a friendly host who showed us to our room. Room Was very tired, new carpets, but in desperate need of painting and a deep clean. Bed was old and had no support resulting in 2 very uncomforatble nights sleep. Bedding and a few small stains on and pillows and duvet...

Thank Chris N
Seattle, WA
Reviewed 7 September 2016

What's with this property? Over two weeks they failed to respond to three emails and failed to answer four phone calls and my left messages. Off site ownership, staff only for breakfast, communications not monitored, systems down, too much bother?

Thank dadhy
New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The room did not match the photos on line. Standard basics were well past their prime, non-functional or just broken like the shelf hanging off the wall above the sink. remote only worked to power TV on and off. Had to stand on the bed to reach and change the channel. Bathroom seemed like it had been 'cleaned' but caulking...

1Thank SBSAnne
Arundel, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We arrived and entered The Ridings Guest House unsure as to what we would find due to previous reviews being so mixed but we're pleasantly surprised to find that the room was a good size with Television on the wall and wardrobes, chest of drawers and 2 armchairs. The bathroom was compact but adequate with a good supply of hot...

1Thank Jwyl2240
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This guest house is 20 minutes walk from the centre and has parking so is convenient for a trip to the city. Breakfast is not included in the price making it compare favourably with other properties when looking, this is very apparent when booking. The shower was not very powerful and felt like standing under a watering can full of...

1Thank Helen B
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I would not highly recommend this because I was never truly comfortable here. The room was okay, but needed a little cleaning. The bathroom was a little dirty, and neighbors were noisy. I felt uncomfortable often. I was grateful for the wifi, the tv, and a place to stay. The hot pot was gross though and it's a little bit...

1Thank Madilyn H
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

My daughter booked a one night stay here over the phone and spoke to a lady who was very helpful.As I am disabled she booked the fround floor double room ,gave her card payment details and was told the room was paid for and that she would recieve a conformation e mail.A few days later ahe realised the money hadnt...

Thank Sue W

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Additional Information about The Ridings Guest House

Address: 280 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4TA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: €84 - €100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ridings Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Room 3 - side of property but outlook is wall of house next door - Rooms at front look onto main road”
  • Room 3 from door
Jwyl2240, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Away from road”
613helenb, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“See the last part of my review.”
Rob-Strat, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Request George's phone number or try to arranged for him to be at the property around the time of your arrival.”
birgittaj309, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“the double en-suit is good”
BennyRo, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
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US$102* /night
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