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    The Head of the River

    Folly Bridge | St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 4LB, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
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    • Terrible7%
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    “busy pub” (12 reviews)
    “pub hotel” (8 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 669 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I booked this hotel for a few days away in Oxford with my daughter. The establishment totally surpassed my expectations. The room we had (T.S.Eliot) had a river view, was spacious, clean and extremely well facilitated. Even had a Marshall amplifier to plug your iPhone...More

    Thank Mal S
    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

    Was a bit apprehensive about the lack of dedicated parking and the pub over hotel feeling, but that was quickly quashed The reception is more of a a desk by the bar, but the staff are very friendly and helpful, they gave us plenty of...More

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    Response from bryan_walker79, General Manager at The Head of the RiverResponded 20 April 2017

    Hey James, Thanks for your review, truly great to hear such positive feedback. Hoipefully we'll welcome you back again soon. Regards, Bryan

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Nice, comfortable room, with a nice fan to cool it down on a warm day. The shower was great, although shower fittings could be improved. There wasn't any milk available in the room, but it was brought up shortly after we went down to request...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Lovely to sit out by the river on a sunny afternoon/evening. There is a great atmosphere here and the location is simply stunning. Have found there to be a lack of friendly service but it was particularly busy so not too big of a deal.

    Thank racheljones6988
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stopped for our first year anniversary. The room was great with a lovely view of the river. You can hire boats or be taken on a boat trip, museums, restaurants, shops are all in walking distance. There's no parking on site but a pub up...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 169 - US$ 281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    Room Tips
    "The room I had (T.S.Eliot 01) was on the river view and was very well facilitated"
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    "Didn't stay at the hotel so cannot say"
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    "Best spot for river views and sunny afternoons"
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    "We were in Room 8 and besides a double bed it also had bunk beds in so would be a great family room"
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