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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible19%
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“pub crawl”(5 reviews)
“free towels”(3 reviews)
“train station”(14 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite growing up in the country, I have yet to find a decent hostel in the UK and Oxford Backpackers proved to be no different. It is difficult to find cheap accommodation in an expensive country like the UK in general, and given that Oxford...More

Thank GandalfTheDrunk
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I would have rather stayed in hell than this hostel. I don’t even wanna think about it. Horrible. Overall dirty, crappy bedding, towel that smells like kitchen scraps (at least they provide towels??), unsanitary breakfast situation, broken lock on the door... do yourself a favour...More

Thank ConiferousMoose
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Don't have to walk far from the train station but that's probably the only thing going for it. Wifi didnt work well so it was very hard to sort out where to stay next and the beds were like children's bunk beds crammed so tightly...More

Thank Alexandra R
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I stayed at this hostel September 2017 and it is one of the worst I've ever stayed in. It was so poor, in fact, that I actually forfeited my final night's fee to leave early. Unfortunately, finding affordable accommodation in Oxford is very difficult, probably...More

Thank sololisa2018
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This is a very run down over priced hostel and best avoided. While central & staff are friendly it is not clean with vents covered in dirt & a lot of stains on the walls etc. It badly needs a full refurbishment and has a...More

Thank TomasinaDel
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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 19 - USD 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 19 - USD 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Splurge on a hotel if you're only staying 1 or 2 nights."
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"Some rooms have single glaze windows with condinsation so try to avoid these"
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"Splurge for a private room if you can!"
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"Go somewhere else"
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