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    The Oread

    1200 Oread Ave, Lawrence, KS 66044-3142
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
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    • Average10%
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    • Terrible3%
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    “bird dog” (23 reviews)
    “valet parking” (24 reviews)
    “ku campus” (32 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I spent 2 nights at The Oread while working at KU. It's very conveniently located if you need to be at KU. My reaction was mixed. Some things were just great, others were, well, not what I needed. I was upgraded at check in to...More

    Thank CPtraveller
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This was my first time staying at The Oread, and I was very pleased in every regard. If you are visiting the KU Campus, you can't find a better location - about 100 yards from the Alumni Center, Student Union, KU Bookstore; and a short...More

    Thank whiskeylad
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Last minute decision for a quick get out of KC weekend. Totally worth it. The hotel is beautiful. Staff is beyond welcoming. Location-couldn't get any better. We had a corner room with a terrace. Our room overlooked the football fields of KU and the skyline....More

    Thank Kira-Lee209
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Upon arrival I was told I did not have a reservation. This despite the fact that I called to confirm my reservation AND the attendant was looking at my confirmation e-mail. Was almost sent away before they realized it was their mistake. The price also...More

    Thank kyleckenn
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Our friends had their wedding reception at the Oread. It was very nice. It was set up with a bar and reception area which I believe they called "the library" which was just outside of the main room or ballroom. It was just a little...More

    Thank Angel2stamp
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$160 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Business Hotel in Lawrence
    • #7 Family Hotel in Lawrence
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 99
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    brendawarner
    5 February 2017|
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    Response from OttawaCurler | Reviewed this property |
    Have to call and see if it is available.
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    BambinoPhilippines
    24 February 2015|
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    Response from Lisa K | Property representative |
    The Oread hotel does not provide a shuttle service. There are shuttle and limousine services we can refer you to that cost approximately $100 one way.
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    BambinoPhilippines
    24 February 2015|
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    Response from Lisa K | Property representative |
    Yes! Unless a person has an issue that makes it hard for them to walk, it is a nice and easy walk from our hotel to almost everywhere on campus.
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    "I had a higher floor, which was very quiet"
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    "Rooms on west side have views of University hill and stadium while east side has views of downtown Lawrence."
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    "I was in either 221 or 227 - having a tub would've made a world of difference."
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    "higher floors have better views"
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