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River Hotel

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“train station”(28 reviews)
“breakfast tray”(3 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

but i will give 4 for cleanliness and quality of a breakfast . I can't believe i will find in a hotel bathroom sink a hot water tap separate from cold water tap apart about 15 inches in 2017.walking distance to all Oxford colleges (15-25...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

We spent one night, sadly only 1 night, at the River Hotel in Oxford. It is a quaint place with great breakfast. Wonderful location for a river walk in the morning and just down the hill form Oxford proper. Very helpful staff that sent us...More

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Response from rhoxf, Manager at River HotelResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and we welcome you to the River Hotel on your next trip to Oxford. We are glad to hear you the heartily recommend the local restaurants on our doorstep.

Reviewed 15 November 2017

We stayed one night, taking two rooms. The write up talks about the river, which is adjacent just like the main road, but it can be seen from few rooms. The web pictures are untouched, but very careful in what they do not show. There's...More

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Response from rhoxf, Manager at River HotelResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your review HappyTank, we are pleased you enjoyed your breakfast, our friendly staff as well as the location on the River Thames a short walk into Oxford. We are sorry you did not have the same to say about your bedroom. This...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Stayed here for 4 nights on business because it was situated close to the train station and I could walk to the place I was working. Rooms are basic and clean but very small. Bathroom was small so struggled in and out of shower. Hospitality...More

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Response from rhoxf, General Manager at River HotelResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you found the hotel an excellent choice when in Oxford on business. We welcome you to the River Hotel on your next trip to Oxford

Reviewed 16 October 2017

A good location that is just a short walk to most attractions in Oxford. The pub crawl in Oxford was designed to visit as many possible of the real pubs which were frequented by Colin Dexter's fictional, Insp. Morse. On day 2, we walked the...More

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 134 - US$ 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 134 - US$ 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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capepurr
30 March 2017|
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Response from rhoxf | Property representative |
Our family rooms have a double bed and a single bed, normally for three occupants; it would depend on the age of your children and for how many nights you wish to stay. Please contact the hotel directly with your request.
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PhoebeNJ
11 February 2017|
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Response from rhoxf | Property representative |
We have ample free parking on site for registered residents, it is not necessary to book a space. When booking we enquire your arrival time and transport to send appropriate directions. River Hotel Oxford reception
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"Rooms with a view of the gardens or the canal"
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"Rooms at the back are away from the main road so may be quieter."
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"Our room No 27 was clean but could do with a an overall update, staff were very cheerful and helpful, would..."
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"All are fine"
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