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Malmaison Oxford Castle

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Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

I was lucky enough to get a gift voucher to stay here - so we booked a Sunday night standard double for £239 not including breakfast (very expensive however I didn't have to pay). We booked a parking spot which was well organised and the...More

2  Thank 723laur1234
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 21 November 2015

Dear 723laur1234 Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your stay with us here at Malmaison Oxford. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your experience throughout your stay and that my reception team gave you a great welcome on arrival....More

Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I was lucky to get a spacious double-room, but at more than 300£/night it didn't feel like a bargain. Breakfast was ok. I missed a gym. The location is great though. And I might be spoiled by Continental European which have much higher standards in...More

Thank Joerg W
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 21 November 2015

Dear Joerg W Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your stay here at Malmaison. I am pleased you enjoyed your room. If you are returning to Oxford again in the future, please be sure to contact the team directly at...More

Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel as we were in Oxford for the theatre. I found the idea intriguing, well I was not disappointed. The staff were friendly, food was fantastic. We had dinner and breakfast, I was impressed with the high standard of food and service....More

2  Thank Maria N
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 21 November 2015

Dear Maria N Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your stay here at the Malmaison Oxford. I am very pleased you enjoyed the hotel, "prison", food and service you received throughout your experience. I will be sure to share your...More

Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

We arrived in the morning to take advantage of the valet parking in central Oxford. Check in was excellent, they kept our bags until later when the room would be available. We were looking forward to our stay. But when we arrived back things went...More

5  Thank Bro44
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 21 November 2015

Dear Bro44 Thank you for taking the time to write your review on your hotel stay. I am very pleased the team gave you a warm welcome on arrival but I am disappointed we did not meet your expectations in regards to your room and...More

Reviewed 15 November 2015

We were travelling back from France and needed somewhere to stay in Oxford. We rang and were met by a helpful person who answered all our questions fully. We booked for one night with a dog which provided no problem. Because of the lateness of...More

3  Thank Williamsm24
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 21 November 2015

Dear Williamsm24 Thank you for taking the time to write your review on Malmaison Oxford. It is great to hear that Sam really looked after you through your stay. I will be sure to share your feedback and thanks with him. It is very nice...More

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US$223 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Oxford
#7 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
#9 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$223 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Oxford
#7 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
#9 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
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Rach B
29 January 2018|
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Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
For the full experience of the prison, book in the actual prison. The house of correction is opposite the prison.
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Portugal103
18 January 2018|
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Response from Antonio S | Property representative |
Dear Tanya, Thanks for your message - I have cancelled the car parking space for you. We look forward to seeing you soon! Kasey
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rachcheshire73
16 January 2018|
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Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are in the main prison area
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