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Malmaison Oxford Castle

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Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed a night for our Christmas party. Excellent hotel and was pleasantly surprised. ..we had a double cell room and it was although a bit small and dark, very cosy. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location of the hotel is perfect with...More

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Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 19 December 2015

Dear Milan S Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your overnight stay for your Christmas party! Have a great Christmas and we look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Emma Doré General Manager

Reviewed 18 December 2015

Your hotel room is an old prison cell - how unique! Well fitted out and a completely unique experience that sets it aprt from other chain hotels Didn't have dinner there so can comment on that, but the continental breakfast that was included was a...More

Thank TimHudson
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 19 December 2015

Dear TimHudson Thnak you for taking the time to write your review. I am happy you enjoyed your night "locked up"! We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards Emma Doré General Manager

Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

I stayed here over a weekend in November for my partners birthday and we chose it as a treat as it is quite expensive compared to some hotels in the area however you see why as soon as you arrive. The building is in the...More

1  Thank Englishmic
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 19 December 2015

Dear Englishmic Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am very happy you chose to stay with us for your partners birthady and that you had a great weekend. I will be sure to share your review with my team. Have...More

Reviewed 16 December 2015

What great place to stay, awesome been re-vamped well, a great experience staying a old cell in the former prison , well 3 cells made into one.But lots of problems with Water Heating up and Cells very dark, No Luxuries either, for a £300 a...More

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Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 19 December 2015

Dear clarkdts Thnak you for taking the time to write your review following your stay here with us. I am very pleased you enjoyed the setting and the service you received from the team. I am sorry that you experienced some water issues through your...More

Reviewed 15 December 2015

We had an amazing room, it was very dark though. It would have previously been 3 cells, yup that's right cells. This is oxfords old gaol. The renovation has been done without changing how the corridors etc would have looked. Bathrooms are big and beautiful,...More

Thank Amanda R
Response from Emma D, General Manager at Malmaison Oxford CastleResponded 19 December 2015

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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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