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    River Hotel

    17 Botley Road | Oxford City by River Thames, Oxford OX2 0AA, England
    011 44 1827 230283
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    11 - 15 of 280 reviews

    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    Great from check in to check out. Friendly helpful staff. Room was relaxing and large compared to most chain hotels. Easy walk to main Oxford Street with plenty of restaurants to choose from. Close to train station but never heard the trains.

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    Response from rhoxf, Manager at River HotelResponded 13 August 2017

    Thank you for your kind comments and we welcome you to the River Hotel on your next trip to Oxford. We hope you tried the local restaurants on our doorstep, as well as the more well known establishments in the centre of Oxford.

    Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

    As a frequent traveler, I can easily tell if a hotel staff is friendly or not. It is not that difficult to greet your guest with a smile by all means, which is proudly stated on your website. However, either the lady who checked me...More

    1  Thank Yanjie
    Response from rhoxf, business owner, college owned property at River HotelResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Yanjie We are sorry you did not receive our welcome along with your welcome pack when you arrived by 10.50a.m. with your room ready to be occupied. £115.00 +the 20% VAT for three occupants with a full en-suite bathroom is considered good value for...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    The overall décor and furnishings of the River Hotel are a little dated. We were warned of this by reading previous reviews. But this was more than compensated for by the hotel's friendly welcome, their efficiency and the superbly cooked breakfasts. The hotel is also...More

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    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    Very basic accommodation at a very handy location. The staff were helpful and friendly and there is good parking at the back. We were there 10 days ago and it was stifling hot without AC. still for the price it was worth it. We were...More

    Thank PhoebeNJ
    Response from rhoxf, Manager at River HotelResponded 21 July 2017

    Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay in Oxford and at the River Hotel. It is very rare we need air conditioning, just those few very warm days in July that you experienced; we do have fans available on...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

    Never have i been so disturbed, after paying the amount of sterling, only to find when upon entering the lavatory, to my horror the kitchen towel disceted in half placed upon the toiler roll holder. The owner must be potty.More

    Thank Mark K
    Response from rhoxf, Manager at River HotelResponded 21 July 2017

    Dear Sir, as I read your review I couldn't believe what you were describing. The hotel uses branded toilet paper in all our bathrooms; for sure using half a kitchen roll would be absurd. Perhaps the toilet roll was snagged on the metal holder, making...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 140 - US$ 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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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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    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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