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St Peter's College

New Inn Hall Street, Oxford OX1 2DL, England
+44 1865 278900
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One of the smallest and newest Oxford colleges

It was originally a hostel for 13 men established by the Bishop of Liverpool in 1929, not achieving... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
futtock21
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
A hidden gem

This college was once a medieval hospital for "unlucky wretches", then a lunatic asylum. It now has... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
34Doris
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jun 2017
“One of the smallest and newest Oxford colleges”
2 Apr 2017
“A hidden gem”
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New Inn Hall Street, Oxford OX1 2DL, England
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+44 1865 278900
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

It was originally a hostel for 13 men established by the Bishop of Liverpool in 1929, not achieving collegiate status until 1961, admitting women in 1979. It incorporates a motley collection of buildings: the entrance, porters' lodge and library is part of a Georgian rectory...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This college was once a medieval hospital for "unlucky wretches", then a lunatic asylum. It now has some attractive architecture, but is often overlooked. The staff are lovely and it's definitely worth a visit. Especially attractive is the sunken pond and natural spring, in the...More

Thank 34Doris
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I came to St Peter's while attending a conference in Oxford, and chose the College from the organisers' website. My room, however, turned out not to be at St Peter's main premises at New Inn Hall Street, but at a remote Annexe, and by the...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 29 September 2015

A beautiful and typical Oxford College. Choir sings in chapel each night at about 6pm. Formal Dinner in the dining hall is a great experience. Students in academic robes, grace said in Latin, Master of the College at the head table and a great three...More

1  Thank Christine U
Reviewed 9 October 2013

this has a good standard of food serving students & guests. There is a large range of choices at a reasonable price. The staff are very helpful & attentive to the peoples needs.There are bed & breakfast options during the summer vacations which is convienent...More

Thank rosemary s
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Not as famous as the Magdalens or Mertons but much more inviting and on a personal scale. Try and go when you can hear the choir or an event in the chapel.

1  Thank bigbadbob77
Reviewed 30 June 2012

On New Inn Hall Street, it's set a little away from the centre of gravity of the university. More amongst the shops than the university

Thank Relentlessvoyager
Reviewed 12 April 2012

Lovely buildings hidden away in central Oxford near the main shopping area.

1  Thank ADocUk
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