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Acorn Guest House

260-262 Iffley Road, Oxford OX4 1SE, England
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  • Iffley Village
    0.8 km
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
Reviewed 18 August 2014
Friendly and comfortable
We stayed here on a cycle trip to Oxford and had secure bike... more
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

We stayed here on a cycle trip to Oxford and had secure bike parking. A 20 minute easy walk into town and past a few pubs and restaurants so no problem eating out nearby. Room was very clean, beds comfortable and shower fine. Breakfast was lovely - nothing in the amazing line but for the price perfect and exactly what...

Thank PaulFogg
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I stayed for four nights while visiting my daughter and grandchildren who live close by. My room was on the second floor and was at the back overlooking the garden, so very quiet.. Everything worked well - good tea and coffee supplies, a small fridge for milk etc, hairdryer, tv with good reception, wifi - all of which made for...

Thank Ox0nian
Reviewed 2 August 2014

We have stayed many times at the Acorn and always been very comfortable indeed. The location is wonderful, opposite the gastropub and right by the busstop into the city centre. Breakfast is delicious, home cooked and varied. The owners are incredibly helpful and kind. Wonderful in every way!

Thank grannybHertfordshire
Reviewed 9 June 2014

I spent just one night here but wanted to make a short post here to say how clean and comfortable it was. Also the staff were friendly and helpful. Perfect place to lay my head after a long day at my goddaughter's lovely wedding. Breakfast nice too.

Thank FionaPolly
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 April 2014

My wife and I had only two days to spend in Oxford by way of a pleasant side trip in England. The Acorn made that visit all the more pleasant. Kate and Henry, our hosts, were both a delight, as was Annie the labrordoodle, who greeted us pleasantly each morning. Kate and Henry were very welcoming and provided an excellent...

Thank Carlisle W
Reviewed 23 March 2014 via mobile

This was pretty good. The bed was nice, I had a lovely shower and there was a charming view out of the dormer window in our top floor room. Breakfast was in a cosy little room downstairs and it was plentiful with lots of toast and butter and every good thing. There was also a dog, so that makes everything...

Thank ggalegrant
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We had a lovely time at the Acorn Guest House with our hosts Kate and Henry. The English attention to detail really adds value to the experience. Being able to take a hot shower with their wonderful shampoo, sleep comfortably and have a tasty cooked breakfast in the morning is just marvelous. I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting...

Thank Maja A
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for the one night to go to see a band at the O2 academy. Easy to find and a short walk to the venue. The room was lovely and clean. Super comfy bed and so quiet all night. Owners are really helpful too. Can't comment on breakfast as I left before it started.

Thank Itskatycam
Solihull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2014

This place isn't going to win awards. But if you've been looking for somewhere inexpensive for Oxford to stay - good luck. It's got to be one of the pricier of towns to stay in. This Guest House offers pretty simple accommodation but for the price which is good - the location is not far from the Oxford centre and...

1Thank Julia P
East Yorkshire
Reviewed 23 November 2013

This started with the only small negative - parking was a bit awkward, but only because of renovation work being carried out to the owners' adjoining property. However ample parking very nearby on streets. The welcome we received was lovely and warm and we were allowed room access despite arriving quite early. The room was big, clean, quiet and well...

Thank Trogblade

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Acorn Guest House is a large Edwardian red brick house, well situated for everything Oxford has to offer. We are a friendly, reasonably priced, family run business. All guest rooms have tea and coffee making facilities, colour TV with freeview, free WiFi and adjustable central heating.Breakfast is served 7.30-9.00Am Monday-Friday, and 8.00-9.30Am on weekends and bank holidays. There is a selection of toast, fruit, cereals and yogurts available. Traditional or vegetarian cooked breakfasts are freshly made to order. All eggs are organic free-range from a local farm, and there is honey from our own bees. We have off road parking at the front of the property and two racks for bicycle parking. There is free wifi throughout. It is a fifteen minute walk to Magdalen Bridge, and 25 to the centre of town. The number 3 bus runs to and from the City Centre, and there is a stop very close to Acorn. Prices start from £40 for a single room, £68 for a budget twin and £76 for a twin or double en-suite. All rates include breakfast, tax and wifi. Acorn is a non-smoking establishment. ... more   less 

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Address: 260-262 Iffley Road, Oxford OX4 1SE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $62 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Acorn Guest House Hotel Oxford
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“We were on the first floor in the back - very quiet.”
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“Request a room to the back, ours oversaw the garden and was lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles Naurael, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
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