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Wadham College

17 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, England
+44 1865 277900
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Beautiful place. Unfortunately we could see that place from outside. It is near Oxford city centre... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Soma S
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Lovely place for a stroll - and the admission is free

It's a miracle to find a college when you can go inside without paying - and this one is really... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
leuveen
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Forming part of Oxford University, Wadham is a co-educational, medium-size undergraduate and graduate College located in the heart of Oxford near the Sheldonian Theater and Bodleian Library.
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17 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, England
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+44 1865 277900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place. Unfortunately we could see that place from outside. It is near Oxford city centre. Worth to see.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a miracle to find a college when you can go inside without paying - and this one is really lovely! It's located near the city center, so if you would like to see how a college looks like, I would advise everyone to go...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We managed to get a little peak in here whilst on our Inspector Morse, Lewis and Endeavour walking tour. Beautiful place. The church on the grounds was magnificent. Very picturesque.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Wadham college offers accommodation during college holidays. Be sure to avail of this if you get the opportunity when visiting Oxford. Accommodation in Oxford is difficult to get and Wadham is moderately priced, and is located right in the heart of things. We stayed in...More

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Wadham C, Conference and Events Administrative Assistant at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for the great comments. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future.

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely quad and college with a beautiful chapel and grounds - especially in bluebell season. Particularly like the contemporary history of the College from founding to today. Not generally open to the public unless you have an alumnus in the family...

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

I booked a night here through the University Rooms website for £40 - a bargain. I was given a charming 19th century room overlooking Holywell Street. It was the Easter Vac and I had the college largely to myself. I enjoyed wandering at twilight into...More

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Wadham C, Conference and Events Assistant at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such nice comments. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Wadham is a gorgeous college, like all the others you can see in Oxford. It holds a little more affection for us as it is were our son was studying!

Thank Ginny M
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Hello chief! Cyril Mulwaesi (great scholar) studied at Jesus - on his anniversary we visit and respects are paid. This college was one of Cyril's favourites - he ate many times here - enjoying the staff especially his former scout, at one feast. The college...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Located in the centre of Oxford city centre and close to the Sheldonian Theatre and the Bodleian Library is Wadham college that was founded in 1616. Good sized college that forms part of Oxford University.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Founded in 1616, Wadham admitted women in 1974. It is one of the largest and most progressive of the Oxford Colleges. The student body consists of fellows, graduate students ,as well as undergraduates. Wadham is known for its promotion of gay rights.Its library holds an...More

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If you go to the Wadham College website, click on the 'Visit us' tab, then the 'Staying and entertaining' tab (just under the main picture showing blossom in the quad) and then click on the 'Bed and Breakfast' link.
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