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Reviewed 18 December 2017

In my reservation for a quadruple room, it was not written that towels were not included, so obviously I supposed they were. When we arrived there, the receptionists told me I had to pay 2 pounds for each towel!! I showed her my voucher (from...More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 20 December 2017

We're really very sorry to read that our not including towels with the rooms caused you so much disappointment and spoilt your stay so much. I can assure you that the last thing that we are trying to be is dishonest in any way. Being...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I got stranded in the snow as Avery bus was cancelled. Booked a short notice bunk in a shared room. Lovely hostel. Had a great evening meal. Enjoyed the small library. Loved the communal spaces. Nice and clean.More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 16 December 2017

Thanks so much for the nice review of our hostel. We're sorry that your stay had to come amid the chaos of cancelled buses in the snow, but I'm pleased to read that we offered a nice environment to spend your unexpected time in Oxford....More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Stayed one night in a room for 6 which was set up as 3 sets of bunks and an ensuite - all were clean enough and room was fairly spacious. Breakfast was really good value and staff very helpful. Not very plush but was a...More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for taking the time to pass on your thoughts about the hostel after your visit. We're really happy to read that we exceeded expectations and it is fantastic to see that you rated the breakfast highly and found the staff helpful and room clean...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed 1 night at the yha in a 4 bed private room! Cheap and cheerful stay, has everything you can expect from a hostel. Location was good. Clean room with linen provided. Kitchen and lounge area with all cutlery and kitchen utensils provided.

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for your review of the hostel. It's good to read that you had a good stay and the hostel met your expectations. I hope that we'll be able to welcome you back at the YHA when you next visit Oxford.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

This hostel is ideally situated just on the edge of town, next to the main train station. There is no parking, but it is possible to drop off luggage and book in, before driving about a mile down the road to a Park'n'Ride. I was...More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you very much for the great review of your stay at the hostel. We're really pleased to read that you had a good visit and that the park and ride proved good value for money. We're lucky that we're located reasonably close to one...More

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30 October 2017|
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Response from OxfordYHA | Property representative |
We have had guests occasionally store bikes in their private rooms that they want to be closer to rather than leaving them outside the building. This would only be suitable in a private room. Couple of things to note - we... More
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suec1973000
30 October 2017|
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Thanks for the query. We've had around 20 bikes in our bike shed on occasions when cycling parties visit, but it's usually much quieter than this. There are bars set in the concrete which you can use to attach locks to... More
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There is some restricted street parking close to the hostel, which may be useful depending on what days of the week you're staying and how long you need to park for. This is limited to 2hours during the daytime but is... More
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"You are near a railway station pack ear plugs"
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"Make sure to get a room with an odd number, so the sounds from the train station don't disturb you so..."
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"We were on the ground floor, room was quiet and we had a great sleep."
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"Can't choose rooms, but all seem to be nice."
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