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    The Bocardo

    24-26 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AE, England
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    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    Unfortunately, I thought I was booking myself and daughter into a boutique hotel - this is anything but. Grossly over-priced for what they are offering. I mistakenly thought the high room rate indicated an upmarket room. I should have read the reviews more carefully -...More

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    Response from THE_BOCARDO, Guest Relations Manager at The Bocardo

    Sorry to hear you were disappointed, but trust the location contributed to your enjoyment of Oxford City centre, and we do compete with other Hotels that charge more in the City centre

    Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

    We chose the Bocardo because of its central location, and it was. It had a hostel-like entrance. Reception on first floor accessible only by stairs. Reception wasn't particularly friendly. Room size was OK. Bathroom was small and a noisy pump shot in action each time...More

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    Response from THE_BOCARDO, Guest Relations Manager at The Bocardo

    Sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay, and hope you find the right location next time.

    Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

    four star hotel then you wont be disappointed. it was clean, the staff were friendly and to be honest i didnt see the fuss with the steps. as i have stayed in grandeur hotels that have more stairs to climb. the reason for booking was...More

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    Response from THE_BOCARDO, Guest Relations Manager at The Bocardo

    thank you for your review, and great to see the balanced view direct from a guest. Look forward to you staying with us again.

    Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

    Room was clean, reception was very friendly and the location was excellent, and I think the location dictates the price. Breakfast is not available although there is a spoons opposite. The reception was very friendly and gave us good advice and kept our bags during...More

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    Thank you for your review it is much appreciated. Hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

    This is NOT a four star hotel. It is more like a hostel. £135 for a tiny cramped room with a shower on what must be the noisiest busiest road in the city with the all night noise that comes from night clubs and bars....More

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    Your description of the City centre is accurate, and explains the buzz of the City centre ... we agree not for all !

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    Yes, I found one in a drawer. It's about the only thing they actually do supply.
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    "Room 2 faced the street and was noises until 3 am."
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    "rooms to the back of the hotel are quieter because the room at the front overlook the main high street and..."
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    "We had a corner suite on top floor, very noisy at night, but bright and sunny during the day."
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