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Wadham College

17 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, England
+44 1865 277900
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Foundation of Tudor couple

Founded in Tudor times, this college is free to visit and has a fine chapel with 1606 stained glass.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KAW687
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London, United Kingdom
Very good accommodation

Very cosy stay at this beautiful college. Lovely gardens in summer and quiet atmosphere to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chatwm
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Forming part of Oxford University, Wadham is a co-educational, medium-size undergraduate and graduate College located in the heart of Oxford near the Sheldonian Theater and Bodleian Library.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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17 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Founded in Tudor times, this college is free to visit and has a fine chapel with 1606 stained glass.

Thank KAW687
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very cosy stay at this beautiful college. Lovely gardens in summer and quiet atmosphere to experience student life. Spacious room with a nice bathroom. Good English breakfast well served

Thank Chatwm
Wadham C, Conference and Events Administrative Assistant at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely comments. We are glad your had a positive experience staying with us.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

A lovely quiet college to stroll and dream or remember. Friendly and helpful staff in all departments add to the pleasure of a stay or a visit. The gardens are better than the botanical gardens and far less crowded. And the food and wine are...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Not as well known as some of the larger Colleges but nevertheless no less impressive! Big advantages are that it is very central , beautiful gardens , compact and it is free to go into . We had the added advantage of having an ex-student...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

I arrived after 6pm so Wadham was closed to the public, and open just for overnight guests. Great value for money, charming staff, spacious single bedroom, very comfortable bed with lovely crisp white sheets, delicious English breakfast, all set within the wonderful and beautifully tranquil...More

Thank SpainBlueSky888
Wadham C, Conference and Events Administrative Assistant at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for the positive review. We are delighted to hear that you had enjoyable time with us.

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Wadham College is becoming one of my must see's when visiting Oxford. It is an impressive building with a beautiful courtyard, lovely reflective chapel and absolutely stunning gardens. It is a lovely place to go and sit in the walled garden away from the hustle...More

Thank Huffers57
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The is our second time at Wadham. We had a double room with ensuite. The room had double aspect windows with one set facing the quod, the other facing the road. The room is basic but comfortable and the shower had plenty of pressure. You...More

Thank HarrisTweeds
Wadham C, Conference and Events Assistant at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you here third time.

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We saw an amazing Much Ado About Nothing from the Oxford Shakespeare Company, set in its wonderful gardens. The architecture of Wadham is evocative of an more Medieval Oxford.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

I would have loved to study in an Oxford College and I always wondered what it would be like to live Inside. I discovered by chance college rooms could be rented by tourists. I stayed three nights and everything was perfect. The room was spatious,...More

Thank pd883
Wadham C, Conference and Events Administrative Assistant at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave such lovely comments. We are delighted to hear that you had enjoyable stay with us, and hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 29 July 2017

As a regular visitor to Oxford over the last 10 years I've stayied in many nice albeit functional University rooms I was expecting the same from Wadham. I received the blurb with a picture of a reasonably spacious student room with ensuite, armchair, coffee table...More

Thank sherryamber
Wadham C, Manager at Wadham College, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Dear Guest Wadham College is so sorry to read of your experience. We would be very grateful if you could get in touch with us directly via the College website, contact us page. Many thanks Jan Conference & Events Manager

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If you go to the Wadham College website, click on the 'Visit us' tab, then the 'Staying and entertaining' tab (just under the main picture showing blossom in the quad) and then click on the 'Bed and Breakfast' link.
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