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Vanbrugh House Hotel

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average9%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I came to Oxford to celebrate our wedding anniversary. From the moment we arrived at the hotel all staff were very accommodating and friendly. We were kindly given a room that required no steps (The Sir John Vanbrugh Suite) given that I...More

1  Thank Kate_Winstan
Response from Dave R, General Manager at Vanbrugh House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kate_Winstan, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent visit to Vanbrugh House Hotel. Im glad that all aspects of your stay were to your liking and you were well looked after by the team. Happy Anniversary! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love staying at the small boutique Vanbrugh House Hotel. The rooms are tastefully furnished and the staff are friendly. There are ground floor, accessible rooms. The hotel is in a central position, making it perfect for both sightseeing and shopping.

Thank Madeline F
Response from Dave R, General Manager at Vanbrugh House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Madeline F, Thank you for your 5 star review! Its great to read that you love staying at Vanbrugh House!! We look forward to your return, Kind regards David Robinson General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So convenient to all Oxford has to offer. Very nice room by European standards. Wonderful full breakfast included and friendly staff. Two downsides: no air conditioning and no lift. Staff will help bring luggage up the stairs.More

Thank 506Chelsea
Response from Dave R, General Manager at Vanbrugh House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 506Chelsea, Thank you for taking the time to write. Due to the grade 2 listing of the property lifts and air conditioning were not permitted in the renovation of the property. However, as mentioned, staff are always on hand to assist with your luggage...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A pleasantly and comfortable renovated old house now serving as hotel with a lot of charme. Rooms are convenient, super-clean, offer perfect beds and a nice bath-room with all you need. Only if you are tall like me, you need to be careful, the old...More

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Thank Dudelanger
Response from Dave R, General Manager at Vanbrugh House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dudelanger, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I do understand that there are some low beams due to the history of the building, something that adds to the character. Im sorry for any inconvenience this may of caused. Its great...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

We stayed at this hotel for two nights and found it to be delightful; we were fortunate to have a ground floor room which meant there were no stairs to carry heavy bags up---I am sure, however, the staff would have provided that assistance. The...More

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Thank samM3217JD
Response from Dave R, General Manager at Vanbrugh House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear samM3217JD, Thank you so much for writing your 5 star review. Its so pleasing to read that the breakfast was a highlight of your visit, its the most important meal of the day! We look forward to welcoming you again at Vanbrugh House Hotel....More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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US$232 - US$505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
#8 Business Hotel in Oxford
#12 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$232 - US$505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Oxford
#8 Business Hotel in Oxford
#12 Romantic Hotel in Oxford
Room types
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Davebruin
8 October 2017|
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Response from Maceo2017 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember offhand - we didn't need laundry done at this point in our trip. I doubt that a hotel this small would offer laundry services themselves, but I am confident they would be able to accommodate you somehow.
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Nyxtian
20 March 2017|
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Response from Dave R | Property representative |
Hi Nyxtian, Thank you for your question. Having such a central location in the very heart of Oxford, we have no car park at the hotel. However, there is Worcester Street car park only a few minutes walk away. We are also... More
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Astrida W
12 March 2017|
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Response from SandJ3850 | Reviewed this property |
The room that we had during our stay only had enough room for the one large bed
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"A lower floor means less steps to haul your suitcases as no lifts."
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"The room in this old hotel is modern, big and very clean. It is easy to stay one night, but also a whole..."
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"Avoid room 28 and ask for a room on the ground floor"
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"If you are pregnant or struggle with steps ask for a room on the ground floor as there are no lifts."
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