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River Hotel

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“train station”(27 reviews)
“city centre”(26 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewstrain stationcity centrebreakfast traybubble bathrooms are basiccar parka bit tiredlocation is idealpriced hotelfew minutes walkvisit oxfordsmall hoteldouble bedplenty of hot waterold buildingyogurtthames
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Friendly check in and out. Accommodated request for early breakfast with solid choices. Room not recently updated. As one would expect of older place, floors above and stairs very creaky. Ear plugs recommended if you are a light or early sleeper. Solid choice for the...More

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Response from rhoxf, General Manager at River HotelResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and we welcome you to the River Hotel on your next trip to Oxford, with double-glazed windows we hope it is not too noisy overnight.

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We were traveling up from Portsmouth and decided to look online for somewhere to stay overnight while filling up for fuel just down the road. We booked online at 9.30pm as it said there were rooms available and arrived at about 10.10pm. When we arrived...More

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Response from rhoxf, General Manager at River HotelResponded 28 September 2017

Dear trw1089, Thank you for your review, the team are concerned to read your comments and are sorry you did not enjoy a warm welcome, despite you being upgraded. The Hotel has recently joined a third party booking agent (OTA) resulting with some initial setting-up...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Myself and my husband stayed at the River Hotel for two nights (Friday and Saturday). We used the hotel as a base as we were travelling to Wembley on the Saturday. The hotel was in a good location for this as the train station is...More

1  Thank gemGreaterManchester
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Short stay, good experience, friendly people, realistic value for money.Clean room, quaiet place, free parking. Excellent for travelling or business trips. Breakfeast was excellent. The hotel is situated in an old building, the common spaces are not so large and the furniture is just a...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The staff were great and very accommodating of our needs for left luggage and camping equipment drop off. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Breakfast fresh, plentiful and delicious! Lovely riverside garden and easy access to River Walk yet a quick walk to city center, bus...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$131 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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capepurr
30 March 2017|
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Response from rhoxf | Property representative |
Our family rooms have a double bed and a single bed, normally for three occupants; it would depend on the age of your children and for how many nights you wish to stay. Please contact the hotel directly with your request.
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PhoebeNJ
11 February 2017|
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Response from rhoxf | Property representative |
We have ample free parking on site for registered residents, it is not necessary to book a space. When booking we enquire your arrival time and transport to send appropriate directions. River Hotel Oxford reception
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"Rooms with a view of the gardens or the canal"
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"Rooms at the back are away from the main road so may be quieter."
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"Our room No 27 was clean but could do with a an overall update, staff were very cheerful and helpful, would..."
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"All are fine"
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