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Old Bank Hotel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
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4 Star Hotel
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The only regret about this place is that we could not stay for more than one night. The staff were extremely helpful in accomodating our last minute change of plans, and the reception team was consistently excellent. The hotel is compact, but very skilfully packaged...More

Thank Dimanche2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For years, I had hoped to stay at the Old Bank Hotel, having read great things about it. (For example, it was the #4 UK hotel, excluding London, in Traveler magazine’s 2017 readers’ choice awards.) I was always discouraged by the high price and a...More

Thank fyiNYC
Response from Toby A, Front Office Manager at Old Bank HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review; a detailed appraisal! We appreciate your constructive feedback and your 4 star rating. Our classic double rooms are our smallest category and priced as such. Given the historic nature of the building, rooms do vary in size, layout and location;...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just loved stayed at The Old Bank, which is in the heart of this adorable little town. Toby at the front desk is extremely polite and helpful, and he knows everything about the town. The rooms are huge and very modern -- especially the...More

Thank The4Gs2014
Response from Toby A, Front Office Manager at Old Bank HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review (and for the name-check - I do my best!) Delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and that you partook of afternoon tea - a great tradition. We do hope you will return to us again?...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For several years my wife and I have returned to the Old Bank whenever we stay in Oxford. Its location is ideal, near stops for coaches to or from London or Heathrow, and not far from colleges or libraries where we have business. This time...More

Thank calcifer02
Response from Toby A, Front Office Manager at Old Bank HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review and kind words. You have been very gracious with your acceptance of the restricted view from the bedroom window. The scaffolding tower, in place to facilitate construction of The Room With The View - our brand new rooftop...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arrived around noon & although getting into the car park was a little tight, it was great to be able to park in a secure car park in their grounds. Our room wasn't ready, so left our luggage & decided to walk to the...More

Thank ToffeeCambs
Response from Toby A, Front Office Manager at Old Bank HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. I am really pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, in one of our recently refurbished bedrooms. I believe the TV kept losing signal due to a recently installed cable and not enough 'give' meant the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$288 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
#1 Family Hotel in Oxford
#2 Business Hotel in Oxford
#2 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$288 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
#1 Family Hotel in Oxford
#2 Business Hotel in Oxford
#2 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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PrincessNalinee
February 18, 2018|
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Response from Toby A | Property representative |
We offer superior deluxe rooms which afford space for temporary extra beds. We can also offer inter-connecting rooms for families.
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kay h
May 8, 2017|
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Response from Mogford L | Property representative |
We do now have coffee and tea making facilities in all of our hotel rooms at the Old Bank.
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