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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible18%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
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All reviewscommon area ispub crawlmeet other travellersfree towel servicetrain station and the city centrepower outletscleaned dailyrest your headluggage storagelonger staythe busnice place to staylocation is greathome away from homeenjoyed my staystayed here for one nightstudents
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

This hostel looked dodgy on the way in and it didn't get a lot better. It's a typical budget hostel, a little run down and rather second rate. It wasn't particularly clean, and it smelled at bit. The showers were cubicle showers with nothing between...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a perfect place if you like hostels - because my trip was rather sudden, I didn't have time to properly arrange my booking. Because of low availability I changed the room every day, so I can give a proper feedback ;) Smaller rooms...More

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Something feels off with this hostel. Some proportion (felt like a big proportion) of the guests seem to be there for a longer stay. I got an unusual wibe from these people, not the regular hostel travellers I've met in the other 30 hostels or...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Has everything you need. Great staff. Had so much fun there. Loved it!!! Great location, kitchen is good they have enough utensils. Love the bar, cheap drink prices. Common room was nice and always had something good on tv. Decent free breakfast, on the weekends...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This hostel might not be the best hostel you'll ever stay in, but it's still good value for money. The staff was friendly and I felt welcomed there. The place was relatively clean, except maybe for the bathroom next to the common room, which seemed...More

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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 20 - USD 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 20 - USD 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Splurge for a private room if you can!"
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"Go somewhere else"
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"bring instant hot cereal if that is what you like - only cold provided"
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"Rooms that are not on the Bridge Street side are silent at night. Bridge Street gets early morning traffic."
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