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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good location between old and new town. Noisy if at front due to undergraduates at Balliol College. Rooms (stayed in 303 and 105). No lift and narrow steep stairs (ok for me). Rooms spacious for UK standards. Good bathrooms. 105 (and few others) have saniflow plumping which is noisy. Very clean and comfortable but old windows (listed probably) and heating... More 

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109 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This nice hotel is very centrally located, just about 8-10 min walking distance from airport bus shuttle stop. The train station is also about 10 min away. The building is old but nicely maintained. Our room was big and clean with fully upgraded bathroom. Oxford is a student's city so be prepared for some noisy partying outside from time to... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff here are so helpful and friendly nothing is too much trouble. Wi-Fi in your bedroom, if it does not work just let the reception know and a quick reset fixes it or I think they will even lend you an Ethernet cable. Room 202 twin on the 2nd floor was spacious, warm, quiet, bathroom had beautiful tiles. Everything... More 

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Thank Janet W
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very nice with all sort off stairs leading you to your room. The room we had was on the third floor and the view is awesome! Breakfast croissants are very tasty and the staff very friendly!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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105 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I just completed another overnight stay at The Buttery and once again had a delightful experience. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The hotel is centrally located in the heart of historic Oxford, with easy access to a number of bars, cafes, restaurants, shops, and of course, many colleges. The room was clean with modern amenities. I look forward... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Great position- great food - toilet could be a bit cleaner! Otherwise this would be 5 stars - But definitely recommended!! Panini's very good and freshly cooked- we had cheese, ham cheese and tomato plus roasted vegetables- all very tasty- and coffee was hot and quality!

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Delux dobleroom is very warm and clean. Bed is comfortable and big enough for two, but you may need some earplugs because of the noise from the street. Bathroom is clean and shower is good, but there is no space for bottles. Breakfast includes also tomatoes and fruits.

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Edwardsburg, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed in a room above the street and turned on the fan to block out any street noises so slept fine. The room was okay. As others have said, there are stairs and no elevator. This was fine by us but could be a serious problem for others especially as you even have to walk upstairs to the reception... More 

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England
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Allowed us to check in to our room much earlier than the expected time which was appreciated. They were also happy to look after our bags on the day of checkout which was great as we could continue to look around Oxford without all the baggage. The great advantage to this hotel is the fact it's so central to everything... More 

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Maine
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

My husband and I spent a week at The Buttery Hotel on our honeymoon. A friend who had stayed there twice recommended it. The central location was a plus. We didn't need a car, just took the bus from Heathrow and walked 10 minutes to the hotel. We could walk to everything in town: restaurants, pubs, museums, shops, the University,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on Broad Street, surrounded by historic University Colleges, The Buttery welcomes you to enjoy the wonders of Oxford from its central location. The Buttery provides bed and breakfast accommodation in a choice of rooms, all en-suite and decorated in a neutral style with light colours, some also with original fireplaces. We are in easy walking distance of a number of museums, theatres, the main shopping areas as well as variety of restaurants and pubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Buttery Hotel

Address: 11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: ₹ 7,560 - ₹ 12,972 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Buttery Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Rooms on the front of the hotel get a lot of street noise and are brightly lit from the street at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 291lesliem, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Had room facing Trinity College at the front of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles SarahGibbins123, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Street view rooms have lovely views, but can be noisy. Then again the noises are happy sounds of revellers.”
 of 5 bubbles FreecycleAmanda, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid noise from the street with an upper floor and room in the rear.”
 of 5 bubbles Divabrent, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you don't like lugging luggage, try for the lowest floor.”
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