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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The location is the best thing about this hotel- that you can't fault and the bedsheets and towels were clean but for the price the place is looking really shoddy. We stayed in room 1, tired furniture, the faucet was hanging off the sink, the...More

2  Thank Bonnie G
Response from THE_BOCARDO, Manager at The BocardoResponded 12 November 2016

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay with us at The Bocardo. Please accept my sincere apologies that we have inadvertently managed to detract so much from what I otherwise hope would have been a most...More

Reviewed 2 October 2016

Avoid this hotel at all costs. A tiny, un-inspring room an even tinier bathroom, no receptionist most of the time and at £155 per night a complete rip-off. Up a narrow staircase above a busy restaurant.More

2  Thank Laddie54
Response from THE_BOCARDO, Manager at The BocardoResponded 12 November 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review. Please accept my most sincere apologies that you didn't enjoy your stay with us. I really appreciate your feedback and I will make sure to speak to the team regarding these issues. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 4 September 2016

We booked The Bocardo sight unseen and our first impression was, "Oh, oh.." The outside was a small, unimpressive doorway and a thousand steps up. But once up, the place was small, as European hotels are, clean, and accommodating. The shower was nice, Air Conditioning...More

1  Thank DrForgot
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Three flights of stairs to reach a tiny front desk. No bar or restaurant on premises although you are in the middle of downtown Oxford so can eat anywhere. If you really care to stay in the busy downtown area, I suspect you can do...More

4  Thank Etoile48
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Don't be fooled by their advertising as a 4-stars boutique hotel. It is beyond me how they got 4 stars, but this is basically a small house where 5-6 rooms are rented out to customers who mistakenly take this for an actual hotel. No breakfast...More

3  Thank matteoquattro
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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US$161 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from sjontaela | Reviewed this property |
no parking ar hotel or on the street you should find parking nearish to the hotel though.
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Sarah M
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Response from j0hn0sullivan | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I found one in a drawer. It's about the only thing they actually do supply.
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"the double rooms are a bit bigger."
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"Had room 3 en suite was really big."
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"We had room 10 which was great, double glazing kept the noise out and aircon kept it the right temperature"
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"Don't go there!"
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