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Reviewed 3 December 2015

A modern cosy little B&B, with a very comfortable bed.Small bathroom but everything you need for a night away and close to the centre of Oxford at half the price of others we looked into.Pleasant and friendly owner ,who sorted the minor problems immediately. Would definitely recommend

Thank Beverley W
South Wales UK
Reviewed 1 December 2015

after reading some negative reviews we were a little concerned abut what we would find on arrival but our concerns quickly dissolved as the welcome we had was vey friendly the room was rather small but very neat and clean the same can be said about the bathroom but the location was excellent,the buses were numerous but we chose to...

Thank GillandBryn
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Small room but that was expected (number 2) The bathroom is long and narrow, space seems to have been claimed from the room itself. The room was warm, the bathroom a little chilly. Overall good value for the price in the area If you have a a tough time with noise, Be aware the cars pass by very close and...

Thank Kamran K
Montrouge, France
Reviewed 12 November 2015

First of all, the manager is really kind and nice. As I was initially not sure to stay with friends or in hotel during my two days sojourn in Oxford, I booked the first night at the Ridings and the second one later, in another guest house which happened to be also managed by him. So I have been offered...

Thank Rob-Strat
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Our room was very basic, twin beds and extremely cold. There was a skylight window which other rooms overlooked so we were confined to one end of the room to get undressed etc. We didn't have breakfast so cannot comment on the food. The location was good for pubs and bus into main town.

Thank Julie B
Viborg, Denmark
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We were "welcomed" by one from the staff, that asked us to shut the door in a hurry, because it was cold for him! Not very welcoming. The rooms are small, and not so well cleaned. The water pressure in our shower was very low, but in our friends room it was ok. The breakfast was ok. The location was...

Thank CHJ1964
Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Ridings House is great if you want to spend a few site seeing days in Oxford and want a nice and quiet place to stay. The home has some vintage touches such as the skeleton key for your room door and the carpeting. I stayed in Room #1 which had a sink. Though small, having a sink to freshen up...

Thank Birgitta J
Paris, France
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Very nice place to stay, clean, quiet andvery close to the city center. There is also a bus station a few meters from the house. The personnel and especially george is very friendly and easy going! I strongly recommend this hotel!

1Thank Johannes S
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Staff were very friendly on arrival and very close to town. Room was clean and had a double bed however, breakfast wasn't included and at busy points in the night you could hear the traffic on the road. Having never been to Oxford it was easy to walk to town without being directly in the centre and also near Oxford...

1Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 22 February 2015

George is an excellent host. We arrived quite late and he was patiently waiting for us. He suggested several places to have dinner at that time that could serve us well if we mentioned his name! The room was really nice and super clean (the bathroom too). Reachable by bus directly from the station or even walking takes no longer...

Thank Diana G

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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: €58 - €95 (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
 of 5 bubbles Jwyl2240, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Away from road”
 of 5 bubbles 613helenb, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“See the last part of my review.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles birgittaj309, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“the double en-suit is good”
 of 5 bubbles BennyRo, 15 Aug 2014 | Read review
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