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Old Parsonage Hotel

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Ranked as the best hotel in Oxford, the 17th century Old Parsonage is situated in the heart of this historic city at the end of the beautiful boulevard St Giles. The recently completed restoration combines the original charm and character of the building with the very latest comfort, amenity and technology available today. The Old Parsonage restaurant and bar, famous for its intimate, bohemian, clubby atmosphere, serves classic British food with a modern, light touch. Open every day of the year, breakfast, lunch, dinner and our famous afternoon teas can be enjoyed in the company of Oxford's academic and literary elite.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Historic Hotel
HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
93Great for walkers
Grade: 93 out of 100
348Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
164Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews sister restaurant charming hotel junior suite guest rooms central oxford up to date luxury hotel first floor breakfast and dinner small hotel comfortable rooms walk in shower banbury road reception area within easy walking distance car park the ground floor
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Lunch for two people, Friday 14th. Extremely small starter of dressed crab for £13 with a somewhat overpowering emulsion dressing and a very large tranche of avocado. This was followed by a nice enough fillet of sea bream for £26. Dessert was OK but obviously...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for afternoon tea for a staff Christmas party! It was absolutely amazing the food was great and the service was amazing ! The staff were polite and helpful, very impressed with it all ! Thank you so much❤️

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb service from *all* staff (very attentive but not overly so), delicious food, very comfortable and well appointed rooms and guest areas. A very personal stay in a welcoming environment. Also, great feather pillows and even a heated bathroom mirror which doesn't steam up. Thank...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are just returned from our third stay which yet again exceeded all expectations. From the moment we walked through the door we felt welcomed and looked after. All the staff are extraordinary , have a ‘can do’ attitude and always go the extra mile...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We would like to thank you for your amazing review! It's wonderful to hear The Old Parsonage is your hotel of choice when visiting Oxford, and we thank you for your loyalty. The Old Parsonage is indeed a real hidden gem in the heart of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've had the most amazing experience with Old Parsonage Hotel and her staffs. My long BA direct flight from Bangkok to London was delayed by 5 hours (another story on its own!), as a proactive measure, I emailed the hotel reservation desk informing them of...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very grateful for this outstanding review! It's lovely to hear our team went above and beyond your expectations to make your experience memorable. Thank you once again for your praises, your comments are a real source of motivation for our team. We all...More

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nrussiang
2 October 2018|
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Response from wibell | Reviewed this property |
We've stayed there a couple of times. I think there was only a large shower and single sink. The floor was heated and there was a towel warmer. Make sure you find the library; I loved having tea inside or on the patio. And... More
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27 February 2018|
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Response from David K | Reviewed this property |
That, I’m afraid has to be checked with the hotel beforehand to get up to date information, but well worth it!
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Ivan G
20 February 2018|
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Response from antoniasdad | Reviewed this property |
Parking IS free as stated but you need to "request" it, and it's not guaranteed even if you do request it. Some street parking nearby.
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Room Tips
"We stayed in the older part of the hotel which I believe has more character than the newer part."
NellieCoco
6 Nov 2018
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"The rooms run small, so the superior deluxe is worth it if you want a little space."
MKB-WHD
17 Sep 2018
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"Ask for one looking out at the back courtyard which will be a little quieter, it is a city after all."
331buffyb
5 Sep 2018
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"Room 10 is wonderful with a garden patio."
woolfiecat
28 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$202 - US$492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandOxford
NUMBER OF ROOMS
35
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