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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a Saturday night and we couldn't find other accommodation within our budget. This was a gamble as there seemed to be varying opinions. It turned out better than expected. Location wise, it's in Summertown so one has to take the bus (about 15-20mins) to reach the attractions in Oxford centre. Bus-stop was just opposite (coming from Oxford) or... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We came here as two couples In two double rooms. On arrival a man rushed us to the rooms First room very small with shower in corner of bedroom shared toilet in corridor that looked like it is from the seventies and Smelt really damp. Never seen anything like it. Bigger room with on suite tap broken carpet didnt fit.... More 

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Checked into our room, all seemed rushed and the man disappeared. I called him back with in 10 mins to check straight back out again! Room 5 - Room Smelt like rotten food. Walls were covered in dirty marks from hands shoes food and who knows what! The valance on the bed had what looked like someone had vomited off... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We booked two rooms and stayed for a night. One of our rooms is at the top of the building with the separate bathroom from the bedroom. The room is modernly size and well decorated. Bed is comfortable and the shower is strong and offer hot water ( as most of the guesthouses shower is weak and hot water is... More 

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Thank christC_23
Rugby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Lovely quiet hotel only a short bus ride to the centre. The room was large, clean and comfortable. The en-suite bathroom had a separate shower and the bath was large. Breakfast was basic but very good, cereal, toast and boiled eggs if you want. The staff were lovely, friendly and inviting. A very quiet hotel in a lovely part of... More 

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Reviewed 1 March 2016

We stayed in large room at front, first floor. Everything was new and clean and quite fashionable (cf some 'bargain' b&b). Staff friendly if businesslike. Breakfast simple; we were offered boiled egg but just asked for toast which turned out to be a basket of supermarket croissants and warburtons seeded batch. I suppose if we'd wanted white toast we might... More 

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Thank Paddy G
Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

For a 2 night stay for a conference at the University, it was ok. Both the room and the shared bathroom were clean and fine, if a little dated in the case of the bathroom. Had a basin and shower (!) in the corner of the room- even for a couple not sure I would feel comfortable with that, let... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Another unpleasant guest house which should not surprise regular visitors to this town. The room was cramped, in poor decorative order and with an uncomfortable bed. The sink was minute and there was nowhere to sit. The shower was good though. The heating did not come on in the morning. You expect more for this than the money (maybe not... More 

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Thank reiver59
St Kilda, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

I know the Australian dollar is low at the moment, but we paid far too much for the standard of accommodation. The building is seriously run down, furniture is cheap, dowdy, unmatching and unattractive (we had 3 rooms). No management staff seem to be present at any given times: we had to phone to be let in. For international travellers... More 

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Thank Kim J
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

The room was very clean, and we were able to arrive early with no fuss. The location is brilliant. It's a few minutes walk from a nice collection of shops, bars, restaurants, delis etc, and a very quick bus ride into the centre of Oxford. It's on a main road so if you can request a room at the back... More 

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Address: 312 Banbury Road | Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: €58 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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