hotels in Oxford


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Using our unique scoring system, we have ranked all of the hotels in Oxford by hundreds of criteria. We then combine these scores with guest satisfaction ratings and prices to provide a view on the best hotels for a number of different trip types.

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The Old Bank
from £185

1. The Old Bank

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 9.2 / 10

Situated in the heart of historical Oxford, The Old Bank offers luxury rooms with marble bathrooms and modern art. With free private parking, there is also a stylish brasserie and jazz bar. The spacious rooms are air conditioned and elegantly decorated. Rooms also offer a TV, tea and coffee facilit... read more

Oxford Thames Four Pillars Hotel
from £85

2. Oxford Thames Four Pillars Hotel

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.4 / 10

In 30 acres of scenic parkland, the 4-star Four Pillars Hotel overlooks the River Thames. It offers luxurious rooms, a swimming pool, spa and gym, just 4 miles from Oxford. Some rooms date back to the 12th century, and all mix modern décor with period features including oak beams and ornate windows... read more

The Oxford Hotel
from £74

3. The Oxford Hotel

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 7.4 / 10

The Oxford Hotel is only 5 minutes’ drive from Oxford’s historic and picturesque centre and 0.5 miles from the A34. There are stylish rooms, a sauna and an indoor swimming pool. This 4-star hotel has spacious bedrooms, each featuring a TV, tea/coffee facilities, a work area and an individual priva... read more

Holiday Inn Oxford
from £80

4. Holiday Inn Oxford

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.2 / 10

Located at 15 minutes’ drive from Oxford’s centre, this Holiday Inn offers modern rooms with mini fridges and satellite TV. Guests can relax by the pool and hot tub or enjoy spa treatments. Each room at Holiday Inn Oxford includes a private bathroom and in-room movies. Guests can make use of a ster... read more

Macdonald Randolph Hotel
from £149

5. Macdonald Randolph Hotel

5star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.2 / 10

In the heart of Oxford, opposite the Ashmolean Museum, The Macdonald Randolph Hotel offers sumptuous bedrooms and a luxury spa. With an award-winning restaurant, there is also a famous bar. The Spa at The Randolph features a candlelit walkway to the stylish treatment rooms, and there is also a bio ... read more

The Westwood Hotel
from £80

6. The Westwood Hotel

3star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.1 / 10

This hotel rests just 2 miles from the centre of the famous City of Dreaming Spires, surrounded by 400 acres of woodland and gardens. This dream has now been fulfilled with a hotel that provides a relaxing blend of elegance and warmth to all guests. Built in 1910 as a charming Edwardian gentleman'... read more

Bear and Ragged Staff
from £62

7. Bear and Ragged Staff

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 9.3 / 10

Just 5 miles from the city centre of Oxford, The Bear and Ragged Staff offers fantastic homemade food, free parking, and free Wi-Fi. You can relax in its cosy olde worlde bar, beside a roaring log fire. Parts of the building date back more than 450 years, and it still retains charming old features.... read more

Royal Oxford Hotel
from £113

8. Royal Oxford Hotel

3star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.4 / 10

Offering spacious air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, the Royal Oxford Hotel is less than 0.5 miles from Oxford’s historic centre. Bamboo Restaurant is the on-site restaurant, and Oxford Rail Station is 200 metres away. The hotel is within a 10-minute walk of many of Oxford University’s Colleges... read more

Hawkwell House Hotel
from £69

9. Hawkwell House Hotel

3star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.5 / 10

Hawkwell is a peaceful country house beside the River Thames, 2 miles from Oxford city centre. It has a 3-acre garden and serves modern British cuisine in Iffley Blue Restaurant. Hawkwell House Hotel is 400 metres from a Norman church in the village of Iffley. A pleasant walk along the river can br... read more

Oxford Spires Four Pillars Hotel
from £99

10. Oxford Spires Four Pillars Hotel

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8 / 10

Set in 40 acres of stunning parkland, Oxford Spires Hotel has a pool, a gym and a spa. There is free Wi-Fi access, and the historic city centre is around 15 minutes’ walk away. Guests can make use of Willows Leisure Club, which includes a sauna, a steam room and a range of beauty treatments Deacon... read more

Vanbrugh House Hotel
from £114

11. Vanbrugh House Hotel

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.9 / 10

This elegant boutique hotel is situated in the heart of Oxford, surrounded by the historic college buildings. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout, and there is parking a 5-minute walk away. Oxford Rail Station is a 7-minute walk from the building. Dating back to the 18th century, Vanbrugh House Hote... read more

The Bat & Ball Inn
from £55

12. The Bat & Ball Inn

0star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8 / 10

Situated within the charming Oxfordshire village of Cuddesdon, The Bat & Ball Inn is a former coaching inn offering refurbished rooms and home-cooked food, 15 minutes’ drive from Oxford. Refurbished in a contemporary style, each room at The Bat & Ball Inn are named after famous cricketers and boast... read more

Malmaison Oxford
from £125

13. Malmaison Oxford

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.4 / 10

This converted Victorian prison is now a stunning boutique hotel offering unique luxury accommodation in historic Oxford. Stylish rooms, fabulous original architecture, a divine brasserie and 2 bars come together at Malmaison Oxford. Spend a night in a converted cell complete with luxurious additi... read more

Cotswold Lodge Classic Hotel
from £65

14. Cotswold Lodge Classic Hotel

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8 / 10

This peaceful, elegant hotel with a country-manor style is a 10-minute walk from Oxford city centre. It has a restaurant and bar, a cosy lounge, and pleasant guest bedrooms. The Cotswold Lodge Hotel is convenient for Oxford University, which is less than a mile from the building. Oxford Rail Statio... read more

The Talkhouse
from £70

15. The Talkhouse

0star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.2 / 10

Situated just 5 miles from central Oxford, The Talkhouse offers a traditional bar and restaurant. With free Wi-Fi in public areas and free private parking, this picturesque stone inn is often host to live music and wedding receptions. The guest rooms feature a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making ... read more

Cornerways Guest House
from £62

16. Cornerways Guest House

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 9.1 / 10

Just over a mile south from the centre of Oxford, Cornerways is a family-run guest house which offers hearty breakfasts, free Wi-Fi, free off-road parking and an award-winning garden. Each bedroom has an en suite bathroom with free toiletries. The rooms also have a TV and tea/coffee making faciliti... read more

Abodes B&B
from £52

17. Abodes B&B

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 9 / 10

Less than 3 miles and only a 10-minute drive from Oxford’s city centre and historic university, this bed and breakfast offers free private parking and free Wi-Fi access. Rooms have a flat-screen TV with a DVD player. The bus stop is a 5-minute walk away and provides regular connections to Oxford ci... read more

Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel
from £97

18. Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel

3star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8 / 10

Off Oxford High Street and opposite Magdalen College, this 17th-century converted coaching inn has an AA Rosette brasserie and bar. Oxford’s main shopping district is 10 minutes’ walking distance. The historic Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel has bright air-conditioned rooms that have internet access ... read more

Best Western Linton Lodge
from £68

19. Best Western Linton Lodge

3star rating

Average Guest Rating: 7.5 / 10

With free parking and internet access, Linton Lodge is a short bus trip or leisurely walk from Oxford city centre. Best Western Linton Lodge dates back to Edwardian times and has en suite rooms. The restaurant serves all meals. There is a garden with a seating area. Linton Lodge – Best Western has... read more

Pembroke Guest House
from £71

20. Pembroke Guest House

4star rating

Average Guest Rating: 8.9 / 10

The 4-star Pembroke Guest House is located just 2 miles south of Oxford centre. It offers free Wi-Fi, luxurious rooms, the use of kitchen facilities and free parking. Rooms at the Pembroke have flat-screen TVs, DVD players and leather beds with silk-spun duvets, Egyptian cotton bed linen, and feath... read more