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The Buttery Hotel

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 23 November 2015

I can only think that the guests who’ve written positively about this hotel must have been taken in by its quaintness and good location. I had a tiny single room: bed with a cheap sagging mattress, nowhere to sit, washbasin so tiny that it served...More

4  Thank jc1000
Response from sallymoss2014, Owner at The Buttery HotelResponded 23 November 2015

Oh dear you certainly didn't enjoy your stay here which is disappointing as we always want guests to leave happy with their stay. Our single room is a very compact room which we consider is reflected in the price we charge for a night in...More

Reviewed 20 November 2015

I booked and paid for a room three months ago for 7 nights. I specifically requested a room on the first floor and was offered room 101. When I arrived from Italy I was given a room on the third floor. After arguing with the...More

3  Thank Linnel_M
Response from sallymoss2014, Manager at The Buttery HotelResponded 23 November 2015

Well we had been waiting for this review as you did warn us on departure that although we had been very helpful and friendly you were going to give us a terrible review! We did make an error with your booking and put you in...More

Reviewed 16 November 2015

I just completed a one night stay at the Buttery and had a pleasant experience. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable. The hotel is located right in the heart of Oxford, within minutes of numerous bars, cafes, shops, and restaurants. Breakfast is served on weekdays...More

Thank MikeJet88
Response from sallymoss2014, Manager at The Buttery HotelResponded 23 November 2015

Hi Thank you for your lovely review. It is always nice to know we are getting it right. Oxford is such a beautiful place to visit and we always hope we live up to expectations. Many Thanks

Reviewed 10 November 2015

A very warm and charming coffee/snack shop ,which is also a hotel but we did not stay there. This was my cup of tea, the afternoon tea was delicious,nothing better than scones and clotted cream to warm the insides...!The panini sandwiches were very delicious and...More

Thank Indy o
Response from sallymoss2014, Owner at The Buttery HotelResponded 23 November 2015

Thank you for your lovely review. I have passed your comments on to the kitchen regarding your cream tea.

Reviewed 2 November 2015

When you arrive at the hotel on Broad Street, Oxford, be aware that the road turns into pedestrian-only near The Buttery and there is no on site parking, as advertised. You get 30 minutes free parking to drop off your stuff and it costs £1...More

1  Thank Rob J
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USD 134 - USD 241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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We went in December from London by train and it was very easy. Taxis right out the front of the train station when you arrive.
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Response from 211nigelk | Reviewed this property |
It is an easy walk but depends on your luggage. Lots of curbs to navigate with a roller case.
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"Rooms at the back are very quiet"
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"Rooms facing away from the road will probably be quieter, as Broad Street is busy at night with a kebab van..."
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"Get a room which faces Broad Street"
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"chose a room on 1st floor if you cannot manage too many steps up"
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