This hotel is in the middle of everything. Great old Jail turned hotel. A spitting image of the hotel jail in Helsinki. Nice breakfast, friendly staff, good value for money. I would highly recommend but try to get a cell room.
We were looking for somewhere to stay after visiting Le Manoir for a special lunch and found here. Not a short taxi ride but definitely worth it. It is so different, walking down the corridor with the gaol steps going up to the next level and surrounded by cell doors. They’ve…
We popped in just to see glimpses of the old prison and rooms and have a cup of tea. The front desk staff must get these requests all the time from non paying guests. I was impressed how friendly and willing they were to help and encourage us to take a look at this iconic venue.…
We were given a Gin Afternoon Tea voucher as a gift and decided to make a night of it. Upon arrival we were given an upgrade to a Superior Room in Cell Block A. A fantastic experience and lovely location!
I booked a two night stay for my mum and I as a special Christmas/birthday gift. We have both always wanted to explore Oxford and so thought why not stay in an old prison! If you're going to stay here I think you should pay the extra and actually stay in a cell in A wing.…
"NOT the junior suite"
"Stay on A-wing. The walls are so thick that no noise will come through them."
"Rooms in the main cell block have lovely original features. eg metal cell door into your room"
"We loved Room 111 but I underhand each room is different and others are also fabulous"