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Wadham College

17 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, England
+44 1865 277900
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Enjoyable stay and excellent value for money

We stayed for a night and were delighted with the accommodation. The rooms were comfortable and we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Womble1964
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Come for evensong

This college allows public entrance for evensong on Sundays and it is absolutely fantastic. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Deatra T
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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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  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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17 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PJ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a night and were delighted with the accommodation. The rooms were comfortable and we enjoyed a great night’s sleep. Breakfast is served in the Great Hall, which is a stunning location. The College is ideally situated for exploring Oxford, but parking is...More

Thank Womble1964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This college allows public entrance for evensong on Sundays and it is absolutely fantastic. The choir may be one of the best I have ever heard and the chapel and its acoustics..... just can’t say enough....

Thank Deatra T
Reviewed 4 October 2017

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

Thank KAW687
Reviewed 21 September 2017

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 26 September 2017

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

Thank EuroTraveller52
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

Thank johnB4888JS
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 17 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.

Thank cara472
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Response from Sarah H |
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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