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Old Parsonage Hotel

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#1 of 44 Hotels in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence
14/06/2017 15/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$275*
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This small, elegant hotel is well located in between the Banbury and Woodstock Roads. It’s a short walk from Broad Street and an even shorter walk to the University Parks. The oldest part of the hotel is in a stunning 17th century building that houses the tiny reception area, a large, working fireplace, the small bar and the attractive picture-lined...

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This refurbished, yes, old parsonage has been gloriously, and very recently refashioned as a luxury hotel. We were in the cheapest room, which was not over-large (not sure where you would put big suitcases) but still sufficiently well-designed to accommodate a writing desk, small balcony and huge walk-in shower. Everything is spic and span. Lovely quiet library on the first...

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Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Parsonage Hotel was the perfect place to stay in Oxford - it exudes history and the charm of the city. The amenities could not be better and I especially enjoyed the well-stocked library where I could comfortably sit and read quietly. There was a lovely garden that I could view from my window and the patio in front...

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sharon, Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We’re delighted you enjoyed your stay with us – our team are delighted and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Regards, Lisa

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The parsonage hotel is certainly lovely. Like a quaint old inn. Lovely food and staff. My only criticism is the price. Although it was lovely for the prices charged one really feels it should be operating at a higher level. Ritz, Dorchester, Claridges, level. At the end of the day this is Oxford not Mayfair as such you might think...

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us. We’re sorry to hear you found the Old Parsonage to be poor value for money. Please contact me directly as I would greatly appreciate the opportunity to discuss this further with you. I look forward to hearing from you Best Regards, Lisa

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband Kelly and I spent a couple of days in Oxford earlier this month and we totally enjoyed our stay at The Parsonage! The hotel was beautiful, the people were very friendly and welcoming-- and our afternoon tea in the hotel was lovely. The hotel is in an ideal location in Oxford. I highly recommend booking this hotel, enjoy!

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maggie, Thank you so much for your review, it’s absolutely lovely. Afternoon tea at the Old Parsonage is indeed the very best Oxford has to offer! I look forward to welcoming you back. Best Regards, Lisa

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Real class welcome. Good restaurant, room a bit small but cosy and luxurious bathroom. Quiet location, just 5 minutes more to walk to downtown compared to other luxury hotels. Just a few rooms that makes the hotel very intimate. The library is a charming well supplied and becomes your secret place when you want to get some quiet. It is...

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear An, Thank you for your review. We greatly appreciate your positive comments about the Old Parsonage. I agree, our library is such a beautiful and relaxing place to pass the time. Regarding the car park, I do appreciate Oxford is very tricky for parking, however we will always reserve a car parking space for our hotel guests on request,...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the hotel again for a 2 day stay-over in the city. Upon arrival at the hotel, I was pleased to see that the staff had reserved a parking spot (which is very limited) with my name over the spot (as promised). Experience was further enriched the moment I stepped through the door by the front-desk staff who acknowledged my...

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Seng, Thank you so much for your review. We all truly appreciate your comments regarding our service during your stay and we all look forward to welcoming you back at the Old Parsonage soon. Best Regards, Lisa

Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay at The Old Parsonage Hotel. Comfy room, great service in bar and restaurant, good food, and a beautiful and convenient setting. Our only regret was that we were only there one night!

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you so much for the wonderful review and for taking the time to write. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Best Regards, Lisa

Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coming here is a humbling experience. It is a boutique style hotel; that means it is fairly well designed, with comfortable beds but cramped quarters. The noises carry, so we were disturbed out of our sleep early morning from other guests, making me a very tired person the next day. Breakfast is like pulling teeth. Wrong orders, missing items, poor...

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Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great boutique heritage hotel. The building is a delight but lots of small sets of stairs up, over, down, around to your room. Not sure if there are any accessible rooms - check before you book! Quiet. Great linen sheets, fresh each day. Quality minibar. Fantastic library with books you want to read, not tatty leftovers. Variety of room sizes...

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Lisa M, Front Office Manager at Old Parsonage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Biddy, Thank you very much for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed our library, it’s such a beautiful, light & relaxing room. We do have accessible bedrooms and also plenty of rooms on our ground floor for those guests who prefer not to take the stairs. We always try to accommodate our guests requests in terms of room...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ranked as the best hotel in Oxford, the 17th century Old Parsonage is situated in the heart of this historic city at the end of the beautiful boulevard St Giles. The recently completed restoration combines the original charm and character of the building with the very latest comfort, amenity and technology available today. The Old Parsonage restaurant and bar, famous for its intimate, bohemian, clubby atmosphere, serves classic British food with a modern, light touch. Open every day of the year, breakfast, lunch, dinner and our famous afternoon teas can be enjoyed in the company of Oxford's academic and literary elite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Parsonage Hotel

Address: 1 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: RM1,164 - RM2,345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Parsonage Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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