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Macdonald Bear Hotel

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Macdonald Bear Hotel is one of the finest 4-star hotels in Oxfordshire and part of The Macdonald Hotels' Signature Collection. Set in Woodstock, in what was once a 13th century coaching inn, our hotel combines history and culture with exceptional facilities. With direct access to the historic city of Oxford, our hotel is a popular choice for leisure breaks, business and weddings. Our hotel is a perfect venue for celebrations, events and conferences; we boast superb hotel accommodation, stylish meeting and function rooms, peaceful views over the courtyard and stunning period features. Our hotel in Oxfordshire is perfect for a relaxing retreat. Roam the historic city of Oxford and marvel in the dreaming spires or linger in the city's many shops and museums. Once you've finished exploring - we recommend a visit to our award-winning restaurant and bar for the finest of fares and a well deserved nightcap.
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All reviews blenheim palace glove factory car park lovely hotel feature room four poster bed main building coaching inn nespresso machine old world charm old building lovely room evening meal cooked breakfast short break well worth a visit stayed for one night
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Booked 2 rooms to visit Blenheim palace for the festival of lights, both rooms very cold and dated. In the room I stayed in the bathroom was falling apart and desperately in need of modernisation, no robes left in either room for the guests just...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank classicfooty
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked an overnight stay at Macdonald Bear in Woodstock so we could go to Blenheim Palace for the Christmas lights/market. Really friendly, helpful staff who made the whole experience very special. Location was fantastic, being in the centre of Woodstock and only five minutes walk...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank John F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great place in terms of location and character, but I have to say, there were a couple of niggles. Cobwebs in the bedroom, heating not working so a couple of oil filled radiators, a cold bathroom and a very average breakfast. ...but...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank FSG060571
Reviewed 6 days ago

The receptionist was excellent, professional and friendly - very charming. The breakfast team also excellent - prvoide a great service, friendly, attentive and very smart. The room was comfortable and clean. Great location - lots of parking at the back on the road of the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MaureenMarguerie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a great room - the Marlborough Suite so spacious with a lovely 4 poster bed and separate living / TV area. The food was hearty, so if fish and stews are your thing then you’re in for a treat. I would recommend...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Good morning, Could please send me the request by email so that I can deliver it to the best person to answer fully. Thank you very much
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no just stairs. but they have courtyard rooms of which you walk straight in from the carpark
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February 1, 2017|
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"Discuss room locations with staff as they are more than willing to help"
D4263KHjohnf
3 days ago
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"We had a Deluxe room"
markedg
2 weeks ago
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"Stay in the ‘old’ building, and not in the converted stables."
RyanJ974
2 weeks ago
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"We like room 30 in the main part of the hotel"
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PRICE RANGE
US$104 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandWoodstock
NUMBER OF ROOMS
54
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