Vanbrugh House Hotel

20 - 24 St Michael's Street, Oxford, OX1 2EB, United Kingdom
+44 186 524 4622

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7.9

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Vanbrugh House Hotel - Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Distance to city center 0.2 mi
Location rating 9.2
Nearest Airport London Heathrow
Distance to airport 39.6 mi

Rooms

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Double Rooms

$213+

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$229 per night

Standard Rooms

$232+

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bathroom and shower in 48 reviews
bed was very hard in 78 reviews
blonde girl in 7 reviews
boutique hotel in 115 reviews
car park in 13 reviews
centre of oxford in 99 reviews
comfortable room in 229 reviews
complimentary water and snacks in 18 reviews
fresh milk in 37 reviews
friendly staff in 237 reviews
great breakfast in 152 reviews
great location in 218 reviews
listed building in 39 reviews
park and ride in 8 reviews
room is hot in 22 reviews
  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    8.8

    Location was fantastic. Staff very nice and efficient. Room a little small but what is expected in a large busy city

    As above

  • Good
    Oct 2019
    7.5

    Great location

    Rooms at the front are a little bit noisy

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    9.6

    Very attentive staff and very comfortable accommodation

    Breakfast was a bit lacking and the music was too loud.

  • Okay
    Oct 2019
    4.6

    Central location.

    Breakfast was cancelled due to chef booking sick at 7am and although this was only continental breakfast, they could provide no cover?

  • Mediocre
    Oct 2019
    4.0

    The room was scruffy! Dirty marks on the walls. Lamp broken! I’ve stayed here before and loved it but not staying again!

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About

Overview

In the very heart of Oxford is the Vanbrugh House Hotel. Within just a few minutes' walk of the world-famous University of Oxford, this hotel is beautiful inside and out and has the character of the surrounding area spread throughout its entire footprint.

The hotel is quite small with only 22 guestrooms. The rooms are all modern but with a flare from the past present in the décor and furnishings. All of the rooms are luxurious. Guests have a choice of singles, doubles, the Sir John Vanbrugh Suite, the Nicholas Hawksmoor Room, the Oxford Union Suite, or the Vicarage Suite. Rooms include desks, TVs, free WiFi, coffeemakers, bathrobes, and are all individually decorated.

The Vanbrugh House Hotel has room service available around the clock. There is a breakfast served every morning for a fee also. The city of Oxford is full of restaurants with just about any kind of cuisine that is desired. Visitors can find great food at The Oxford Kitchen, Spiced Roots Restaurant, Oli’s Thai, Arbequina, and many other places.

This hotel is located right behind Main Street in Oxford so there is plenty to experience nearby. Guests can stroll along one of the rivers, visit one of many museums in the area, go shopping in numerous boutiques and shopping centers, or see a show at The New Theatre Oxford.

The Vanbrugh House Hotel in Oxford has an incredible history that dates back to the 18th century. A stay at this hotel is more than just accommodation, it’s an experience that takes guests back to another place and time.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

7.9 Good

based on 1,027 reviews

9.2

Location

8.8

Service

2.0

Bar

1.6

WiFi

Things to Know

  • Friendly service

Check in

3:00 PM

Check out

11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Free Wi-Fi
Increased accessibility
Internet
Concierge service
No smoking
Parking
24hr front desk
Safe
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Pets not allowed
Terrace/Patio
Room service
Restaurant

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Carfax Tower 229 yd
  • Covered Market 255 yd
  • Ashmolean Museum 258 yd
  • Worcester College 305 yd
  • Oxford Castle 310 yd
  • Museum of Oxford 332 yd

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