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The Railway Inn

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“the pub”(11 reviews)
“mixed grill”(4 reviews)
“trains run”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe pubmixed grilltrains runsoft towelsrooms were spotlesscoffee machinetrain stationlovely mealfull englishstayed here for one nightvery pleasant stayfamily roomwould definitely stay here againdouble roomon arrivalrailway buffsyogurt
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Lovely setting and attractive property especially for railway buffs. Welcomed on arrival. However difficult to get up to the top floor with steep staircases though help was offered with case on arrival. Would not have booked had we known about the stairs which were difficult...More

Thank 377Rosa
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I used it as 1 night business stopover, friendly welcome, helped with bag to room, on top floor and narrow stairs so might be awkward for some people, room clean, bed firm, middle of heatwave and was thankful for a fan (1 slim window in...More

Thank Dlt84
Response from paulineddavidson, Owner at The Railway InnResponded 1 July 2018

Hi, we like to help where we can and take people to their rooms. This is a good opportunity to discuss any requirement you have and for us to talk about time for breakfast or dinner. Breakfast is full English cooked to order so if...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Lovely inn, Lovely, friendly staff. Great food and great value. Fab breakfast. Trains run throughout the night and the inn is right next to the railway track so if you don't like being disturbed (train noises didn't disturb us though), this is not the place...More

Thank apriltom
Response from paulineddavidson, Owner at The Railway InnResponded 25 June 2018

Hi, Lovely review, thank you. Abingdon is a great little town for restaurants and the river Thames flows right through it. Pleased you had a nice time here and would be lovely to see you again. Kind regards Pauline

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The owners were lovely and welcoming. The room was spacious and very clean. We had our evening meal and breakfast here and both were delicious. Right by the train station so very handy for transport. We were not disturbed by the train station though. The...More

Thank Andrew B
Response from paulineddavidson, Owner at The Railway InnResponded 1 July 2018

Hi Andrew, thank you for reviewing us. Most people do not mind the trains and being a Railway Inn there is not much i can do about them. They can be quite useful to travel to Oxford or London. Really pleased you had a good...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

I stayed here for a work trip and I would definitely rebook if I am back this way again. The room was spotless with good coffee making facilities, there is free reliable wifi throughout the building. I ate here on both nights because the welcome...More

Thank Claire F
Response from paulineddavidson, Owner at The Railway InnResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you Claire, I am so pleased you had a good stay and i thank you for your comments. I am glad the staff looked after you well

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (3)
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Response from PatriciaW495 | Reviewed this property |
I`m pretty much sure they did have Wi fi & it was free, we was not there for much of the day but a lovely family run place. Just ask when you book in, they are all friendly. Enjoy your stay. Hope it helps.
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"All rooms involve several staircases."
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"Rooms 8-10 are at the back so the noise from the trains won't be quite as bad."
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"Higher floors have steep stairs, some rooms have much easier access, ask the owners about easy access rooms."
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"Express & Freight Trains roar through the station yards away but do not stop"
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