We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Largest Hall in Oxford ... yes i's bigger than Christchurch

Beautiful grounds, an amazing chapel and the Dinning Hall that turned down the Harry Potter Movie... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
TravelEeOrr
,
Bangkok, Thailand
Amazing church

Don't miss the church in this college. I genuinely stood in total awe when we went in. Simply... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Paul O
Read all 111 reviews
47
All photos (47)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
About
Founded in 1868, this Oxford college is constructed in brick rather than stone, and features a chapel with beautiful Venetian wall mosaics illustrating events from the old and new testaments.
Contact
Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PG, England
Website
+44 1865 272727
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Oxford
from US$15.08
More Info
from US$129.79
More Info
from US$64.24
More Info
from US$19.65
More Info
Reviews (111)
Filter reviews
89 results
Traveller rating
53
23
7
3
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
53
23
7
3
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews holman hunt beautiful chapel impressive architecture dining hall grand hall museum of natural history dining room visiting oxford pitt rivers museum victorian butterfield brickwork college concert controversial quadrangle alumni
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 89 reviews
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Beautiful grounds, an amazing chapel and the Dinning Hall that turned down the Harry Potter Movie. Maybe the last item was a mistake, but the college is renowned for its magnificent common areas and unique brick architecture. Conveniently close to the Museum of Natural History...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TravelEeOrr
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Don't miss the church in this college. I genuinely stood in total awe when we went in. Simply beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul O
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Interesting architectecture, much better than its reviews. Lovely chapel with the painting on display and gorgeous stained glass windows. Good for a visit combining museum of natural history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan B
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Not a college that most visitors go to but it has a really distinct look and feel. Not too far from city centre so visit if you can.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank iks7
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Just the experience of staying in a historical building which is an intergral part of the brains of this country was a delight. Rooms are basic but spotless and breakfast in the Grand Hall, well another breath taking treat of a building. Highly recommend for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank parsley6
Reviewed March 26, 2018

My first ever visit to Oxford last Saturday. Came with my old university choir to perform choral work by our conductor (an alumni of Keble College himself) - pretty sizable college and the chapel inside was magnificent. Hard to believe it's Victorian but the vibrancy...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank leushira
Reviewed February 17, 2018

I'm biased towards Keble as my son studied for his BA there. The painting of The Light of the World is stunning and hangs beautifully in the Sacristy of their beautiful chapel.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank doccaroline123
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Large college founded in 1878, is a great looking building that is made from brick and features a chapel with Venetian wall mosaics.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank rayrest
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Founded in 1870, this college has mostly brick buildings as opposed to the older colleges' stone buildings. The college was designed by Butterfield and the architecture was quite controversial at one time.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed October 20, 2017

I am loth to write this note because it will only encourage more people to stay in the rooms at this college, and make it more difficult for me next time. We stayed in this college, and it was such a wonderful experience. The rooms...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank rogerbourne
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 43 nearby hotels
Bath Place Hotel
323 reviews
.35 km away
Old Parsonage Hotel
832 reviews
.36 km away
Macdonald Randolph Hotel
3,682 reviews
.37 km away
Vanbrugh House Hotel
869 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 760 nearby restaurants
The Village Thai
6 reviews
.31 km away
Jimbob's Baguettes
372 reviews
.35 km away
Najar's Place
73 reviews
.27 km away
The Parsonage Grill
653 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 380 nearby attractions
Oxford University Museum of Natural History
2,073 reviews
.14 km away
Pitt Rivers Museum
3,521 reviews
.15 km away
Oxford University Parks
348 reviews
.24 km away
Trinity College
251 reviews
.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Keble College staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines