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  • Excellent21%
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

A group of friends and I travelled from Reading for the Oxford Lindy Exchange. We arrived late at night but had no trouble checking in. We were very happy to find that the location was just around the corner from the train station and a...More

Thank Lauren M
Response from YHA181, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 4 April 2016

Thank you talking the time to review your stay at our hostel. I had to google to see what the Lindy Exchange was, so have now learned something new! Glad to hear that you found our location good - I hope that everything else met...More

Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

i stay there one night, is a lot lovely and cheap place ♡ is good choice belive me, you can go with family even :) clean room, clean bathroom and everything is professional.. near Centre town, very positive placeMore

Thank Natalia P
Response from YHA181, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you so much for posting your review of YHA Oxford on Trip Advisor after your stay with us. It's really great to hear when guests have a good stay and enjoy their time at the hostel. I hope that we'll be able to welcome...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016

Minus : - the staff REALLY have no manners, they DON'T knock, a man just came in and told us he want to collect the garbage, when I still took my bath, and my wife was sitting on the bed, later she told me thankfully...More

Thank Johan G
Response from YHA181, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 11 February 2016

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments about our youth hostel. It's a real shame that the last impressions that you had of the hostel were such bad ones. The cleaning team do knock on doors and announce themselves as 'housekeeping', but...More

Reviewed 5 January 2016

Do not drive here no matter what. The cheapest carpark is 1.5 mile away on a park and ride carpark, charging 2 pounds a day and 2 pound bus to Oxford city or 4 pounds whole day. The YHA is practically built, newer than many...More

Thank Mei Y
Response from YHA181, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 18 February 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your comments and tips on Trip Advisor after your stay at our hostel. Good advice with the parking! It's a lot cheaper to use the park & ride rather than expensive city center car parks....More

Reviewed 8 December 2015

Stayed here two weeks ago in the 4 bed ensuite with a 5 year old boy. He's reaction when we got in the room was " It smells like dog!" We are not a fussy family,and we mind the noise it is given, we stayed...More

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Response from YHA181, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 11 February 2016

Many apologies that you had such a bad experience of the hostel on this visit. I'm pleased to say that carpets in all of the bedrooms have been professionally cleaned during the past week. Whilst I hate to get negative reviews, this is really valuable...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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Response from OxfordYHA | Property representative |
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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Response from OxfordYHA | Property representative |
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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"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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"Rooms looking onto the train tracks have intermittent train noise"
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