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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very good stuff, I asked for change of the room and without any problems stuff helped me with my problem, there is no restaurant in the hotel but for me there was not a problem at all, there is tea and coffee available in the room

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Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

rooms were clean, staff very helpful not bad distance from the town or hospitals, no restaurant but does do breakfast included in price, good start to the day, twin beds are only on the ground floor gets busy as next to the stadium

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Cmason, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for posting your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I would also mention that there are three restaurants just 4-5 minutes walk from the hotel. Kind regards Chris Mason General Manager

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night for work.. Arrived around 7.30 to Learn that the hotel didnt serve food and that I would need to go to cinema complex 5 mins away to eat...not ideal when staying alone and having to eat at a cinema complex surrounded by kids and families etc... Ended up eating at the Hampton by Hilton hotel bar near...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear TJD5, Thank you for staying with us and for leaving a review. I am happy that you found our rooms clean and up to date. However. I really regret that the level of noise negatively affected your overall satisfaction. I have forwarded your feedback to our hotel management to work on these points raised in your review to give...

Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Arrived here very late, so just needed a bed! Big car park & not too bad to find. Check in was painless which at 23:30 is exactly what I wanted. Room was clean & fresh. Good size as well. Curtains kept the light out. Only a single 13Amp socket which was annoying, I have a phone, laptop & tablet to...

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Cmason, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for posting your review. I am pleased that you had a great stay. Kind regards Chris Mason General Manager

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

A friend and I stayed here on a Saturday night in October. We knew on booking that it was a few miles outside the city centre but it is on a bus route and there is also a Park and Ride nearby so this wasn't a problem. Even though this hotel is next to the football stadium and we had...

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Cmason, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for posting your review. Kind regards Chris Mason General Manager

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for two nights as was working near Aristotle lane. Room was comfy, clean and warm. Bed was very comfortable and walking distance to some good food places. The Indian in the bowling/ cinema complex is a must try it was delicious! All in all a good stay and would stay again.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is one of the older style Holiday Inn Express hotels and is exactly what you would expect. Rooms are a bit on the small side, especially when you have the sofa bed out, but are functional and clean. There is no air conditioning and the window does not open very far so could get rather hot in the summer!...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear Simon S, Thank you for writing a review on our hotel. Our goal is to deliver exceptional service and superior accommodation to all of our guests and we appreciate your business with us. I am glad to read that you have acknowledged the helpful service received from our staff and was satisfied with the cleanliness of rooms received and...

Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Me and my friend did stay in Holiday Inn Express for 2. Nights . Hotel is good , clean , room was big enough , breakfast is ok , but this hotel is so far from town centre , so every day we did use the taxi which cost us 8 pound each way , some people says on tripadvisor...

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Cmason, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for posting your review. I am pleased that you had a good stay. The hotel is not walking distance from the City Centre. The best ways to get into the centre are: taxi as you mention (hotel can book), Park & Ride or take bus numbers 1 or 5. Kind regards Chris Mason General Manager

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is good value with breakfast included but out of all the Holiday Inn Expresses I've visited this was the lowest quality unfortunately. The staff were polite and helpful and can't fault them at all. A couple of points for improvement would be that the duvet was a little 'rigid' and wasn't comfortable and that the breakfast didn't have...

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Cmason, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Oxford, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for posting your review. IHG are undertaking breakfast trials in many Express hotels in the UK at the moment. We understand that a review of the breakfast choices is underway Kind regards Chris Mason General Manager

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

a decent hotel. the location is good if you have a car, otherwise the taxi to oxford city centre has a fixed price of £12 for up to 4 people. room is spacious. 4 pillows are helpful. the bed is however not the best. the breakfast is included, albeit a bit simple. the room can accommodate 3 people. all for...

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Dear guest Thank you for posting your review. I am pleased that you found us to be great value Kind regards Chris Mason General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Express by Holiday Inn Hotel, Kassam Stadium-Oxford is ideally situated for business or pleasure. By car only 14 minutes from Oxford city centre, one hour from Heathrow Airport and an ideal base for exploring the Cotswolds or visiting one of the Oxford theatres, BMW Mini or the John Radcliffe Hospital . Popular local attractions include: Ashmolean Museum, Botanic Gardens, Pitt Rivers Museum, Blenheim Palace, Bicester Village, Oxford University, walking tours, punting on the river and many more.The Express is next door to the Quadrangle Conference Centre & Kassam Stadium and a few minutes walk from Oxford Science Park. There are plenty of entertainment facilities within 5 minutes walk of the hotel: including two restaurants, 11 screen cinema, 10 pin bowling, Gala bingo, children's activity centre and leisure club. The Leisure Club has a 20m Swimming Pool, with a large gym with steam room, sauna spa pool and various aerobics classes (must book). Guests staying at the hotel can buy a pass for the leisure club for only 5. The Express by Holiday Inn has a Meet Smart conference room, ideal for meetings for up to 30. High speed wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel.Maximum 3 adults per room, supplement for third adult. All rooms are non-smoking. ... more   less 

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Address: Grenoble Road, Oxford OX4 4XP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $105 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Oxford 3*
Number of rooms: 162
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