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Malmaison Oxford Castle

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  • Excellent44%
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  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“converted prison”(157 reviews)
“cell rooms”(106 reviews)
“roll top bath”(130 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

Or more precisely three cells (two per bedroom and one for the bathroom) - you will be pleased to hear that the internal walls have been taken down at least to make the bedroom! I really like Malmaison hotels. They are reasonably priced and very...More

Thank MDH19VS
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wanted somewhere a little different for our anniversary this year and we came upon this hotel. It was an old prison and has been brilliantly done up to be a hotel. When we drove up to the front a man asked if we want...More

Thank Rosemary197
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely hotel right in the city centre - We were lucky that they had parking available (at a cost). The hotel was amazing, room very comfortable including the huge bed. Had a great meal in the hotel restaurant, staff were very attentive and enjoyed a...More

Thank Liz B
Response from Antonio S, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Liz B, Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your night away with us, and that you loved your room. I am also happy to see that you enjoyed your dinner with us in the Brasserie, and it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting is amazing and I will book a night in the quirky hotel. However, we visited this time for afternoon tea only. It wasn't quite the experience I expected for the price. Again, the setting was amazing, the staff extremely attentive and very professional...More

Thank Dawniola
Response from Antonio S, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Dawniola, Thank you very much for your review. I am pleased that you found our staff to be helpful and attentive during the afternoon tea, and also that you enjoyed a black forest martini! I will pass on your feedback regarding the food to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in one of the cell rooms, and would highly recommend it! The room comprises three former cells combined into one room (two cells as the bedroom and one cell as the bathroom). The rooms and circulation areas retain retain several of the original...More

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Response from Antonio S, Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 6 days ago

Dear OC86, Thank you very much for your review. We are very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us here in Oxford, and that you had a great nights sleep in one of our converted cell rooms! It is also great that...More

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US$221 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Oxford
#7 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
#9 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$221 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Oxford
#7 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
#9 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
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Rach B
29 January 2018|
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Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
For the full experience of the prison, book in the actual prison. The house of correction is opposite the prison.
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Portugal103
18 January 2018|
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Response from Antonio S | Property representative |
Dear Tanya, Thanks for your message - I have cancelled the car parking space for you. We look forward to seeing you soon! Kasey
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rachcheshire73
16 January 2018|
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Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are in the main prison area
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"Please note that this a review about holding an event in this hotel, rather than a review of the hotel itself."
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"The inner garden rooms are very quiet but have no lift."
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