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Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LN England See on map
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at the Randolph five times while our son has been at university there. It is our favorite hotel in Oxford and we would not consider staying anywhere. It has old world charm, courteous and helpful staff and a brilliant bar.More

Thank Janethebrit
Response from Manager_Randolph, Guest Relations Manager at Macdonald Randolph HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Janethebrit, Thank you for your wonderful review of the Randolph. The team and I are delighted to hear the Randolph is your favourite hotel in Oxford. We do hope your son has enjoyed studying in our beautiful city and you will be able to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Crazy prices for a below average hotel! After paying the wild price for a old fashioned dull room then to find. The aircon doesn’t work the mini bar is extra! Parking is £32. The bar has a service charge. The breakfast is extra is you...More

Thank barryjamese
Response from Manager_Randolph, Guest Relations Manager at Macdonald Randolph HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear barryjamese, I am so sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your recent stay with us, and in particular your comment regarding the poor service.Based on previous guest feedback, we do operate a 'call to order' mini bar. Please do email me on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in 5* hotels before, but the iconic Randolph sadly does not meet even the standards of some 3* hotels. When you pay £262 a night (breakfast is £21.50 extra) you should expect excellence and should NOT expect the following: Dirty stained carpets...More

3  Thank Richard S
Response from Manager_Randolph, Guest Relations Manager at Macdonald Randolph HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Richard S, I am incredibly sorry to hear that your stay did not meet your expectations, or that we were able to resolve this over our communication after you left the hotel. Please be assured that your comments have been taken on board and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely old style hotel with a great location! The staff were very friendly and helpful, we had a problem with our aircon (it was pumping out hot air on an already very warm day), they very quickly came to our room to fix this....More

Thank toniclifford
Response from Manager_Randolph, Guest Relations Manager at Macdonald Randolph HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear toniclifford, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am sorry to hear your had an issue with the air conditioning. I am happy to hear that team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last weekend with my partner. We were notified the hotel was under some construction, there was indeed scaffolding around the hotel but very clear signage as to how to enter the hotel. Once we were inside we couldn’t tell any construction was going...More

Thank Hugo_Doug
Response from Manager_Randolph, Guest Relations Manager at Macdonald Randolph HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hugo_Doug, Thank you for your wonderful 5* review of your stay with us at the Randolph. The team and I are delighted to hear that you and your partner has such an excellent stay with us. The beds are indeed very comfy! I am...More

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HOTEL STYLE
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
151
PRICE RANGE
US$ 188 - US$ 425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
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Location
United KingdomEnglandOxford
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Questions & Answers
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Isabelleb72
7 September 2018|
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Response from Sgamarti | Reviewed this property |
Hi, No, I don’t think so. No evidence of anything like that (and I am normally astute to sense that sort of thing!) Have fun
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MDRichardson
23 August 2018|
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Response from Manager_Randolph | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, Thank you for your question, during this very exciting time of renovation work we will always have one of our hotel bar's open for our guest's enjoyment. This will alternate between the Cartoon Bar and the... More
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Philippa C
16 May 2018|
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Response from Manager_Randolph | Property representative |
Hello Yes we do offer car parking and would happily do that for you at a discounted rate. Do contact our Head Concierge to book. Thanks
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Room Tips
"we stayed in a room at the back of the hotel and it was quiet."
pauliner90
2 weeks ago
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"Don.’t go there."
bacchiandreoli
3 weeks ago
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"Do not stay in room 208, or any room towards the back yard"
ninabE6814JE
7 Sep 2018
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"Get one at the back for quietness."
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2 Sep 2018
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