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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked using a Travelzoo voucher and booked over the phone with no issues. On arrival we were warmly welcomed by the receptionist and she knew that we had a cream tea booked and asked when we wanted it, After being talked through the dining options in Woodstock, including the discounts offered for residents, we were shown up to our...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night on an offer which gave us a bottle of prosecco and delicious cream tea. Lovely to enjoy our drinks by a log fire (still chilly in April). Our welcome was friendly and very attentive. The room was well decorated and the bed particularly comfortable. We did have a room at the front of the hotel,...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you for taking the time to write it.  We are thrilled you enjoyed your Prosecco and Cream Tea by the log fire, it is always such a successful offer when we run it.   We are also glad you slept well and we will pass of your compliments to our team who we are incredibly proud of.  We very...

London
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spacious, clean and well decorated rooms. Friendly staff, delightful cream tea and nice breakfast. However, if you're disturbed by road noise choose a room at the back as the traffic kept us awake most of the night. I'd also suggest you choose a room on the top floor as the noise of the romantic liaisons of the couple in the...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found your cream tea delightful.   We are sorry you were disturbed by both sets of noises, we do have triple glazing in all our rooms which face the road to try and combat this issue, which generally works.  We look forward to welcoming you back one day.

portsmouth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a night away, check in was at 4 pm but we were allowed to leave our car in the car park and have a wander around lovely Woodstock. When we checked in we were given room 10 a delightful room In the eves, very quaint with sloping floors and exposed beams, the room was very large with...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us recently, thank you for writing your review.  Room 10 is beautiful, right at the top of the building and as one of the sofas is a sofa bed, it is one of the rooms that can accommodate a family with children. We look forward to your return visit and welcoming...

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed for one night...I wish it had been longer. Our welcome was friendly and very attentive. The room was spacious and bed extremely comfortable, decor calming and fresh. Shower in the morning was excellent, pressure and space fab! Breakfast full selection and great full English. The hotel was full of character and history and a bonus...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review, we are so pleased you found the Marlborough Arms comfortable and our team welcoming.  We are ideally located for our guests to enjoy all Woodstock has to offer and we look forward to welcoming you back one day.

Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with family and we had 4 rooms (two couples had dogs), and we found the whole time we were there wonderful. The building and rooms are full of character, and because we had 4 bedrooms, we were able to look at each other's rooms - which we found with delight that they all had different charisma. Our bed was...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

We are so pleased you had a lovely stay with us and that you believe our beds are the best you have slept in!  Being a luxury Bed and Breakfast we really concentrated on ensuring our guests have a perfect night sleep and a delicious breakfast and we are glad we succeeded.  Our fantastic team also ensure all areas are spotlessly clean and...

BRISTOL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night, visiting relatives, lovely hotel, great atmosphere. Very attentive staff. Beautiful old building, comfortable room. Good breakfast, highly recommended, parking which is a premium in Woodstock.

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review and we are really pleased you would highly recommend us. We look forward to your return visit.

Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was traveling from the States with my daughter (20) and son (11). Decided to stay here and go to Blenheim Palace the next day. We had a nice, comfortable stay in this historic place that dates back to 1469 or before as The George Inne. We arrived late, from London, and just happened on the car park you can...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review.  We are really pleased you had a lovely stay with us and that you really embraced the history of The Marlborough Arms.  Your description of the building is very exact.  The original cobbled courtyard you walk through from the car park, where horses would pull in, is now a fantastic suntrap where...

Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night with my husband and parents in two rooms. The rooms was spacious and clean. And even though we were facing the street there were hardly any street noise. Breakfast had a nice selection. The staff was very friendly and helpfull. Overall a good stay.

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are really pleased you had a quiet nights sleep with us and we look forward to welcoming you back one day.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very warm welcome and easy parking behind the property (check how to get round the back before you get there) We had a superior deluxe room and it was spotless and very comfortable. Big room and excellent bed (not hard as a brick like many, worst possible idea for bad backs I was told by a hospital specialist) All very...

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MarlboroughArms, Owner at Marlborough Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you slept well.  We are incredibly lucky to benefit from having a large private carpark to the rear of the Hotel which means that our guests can enjoy all that Woodstock has to offer on foot.  Directions are...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Marlborough Arms is a beautiful 15th century coaching inn, situated in the heart of Woodstock, overlooking historical streets and offers Bed and Breakfast. Whilst guests can enjoy the tranquillity of the surroundings they still have good links to the M40. The hotel has been elegantly finished in a classic style in-keeping with the character of the building and surrounding area, with contemporary touches throughout. Guests can also take advantage of the inn's own car park located directly behind the property.Each of the thirteen luxurious en-suite bedrooms are all individually themed with a focus on comfort and relaxation. All rooms differ in shape, size and style, ranging from the Cobalt Room, which is situated overlooking the courtyard which has a contemporary feel with beautiful sensuous fabrics and natural morning light, through to the Sepia Room, which is a very large room with a striking interior of deep greys and gentle soft tones, set off with modern lamps and cushions. All of the rooms have flat screen televisions, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdriers, irons and ironing boards. Some have baths, some large walk-in showers and some rooms are equipped with both! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marlborough Arms

Address: 26 Oxford Street, Woodstock OX20 1TS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Woodstock
Price Range: $169 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Marlborough Arms 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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Marlborough Arms Hotel Woodstock
Marlborough Arms Woodstock, UK - England
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“Top floor or at the back of the hotel for quiet rooms”
NikkiLondon, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 12 spacious, access across cobbled courtyard excellent shower!”
241adeleh, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all rooms individual”
Tina3107, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We went on a Secret Escapes deal with free Prosecco and a Cream Tea. - bargain!”
bettyinthebox, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear of the hotel and for a large toilet/shower room.”
DannyC756, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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