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YHA Oxford

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“youth hostel”(16 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a hostel. If a hostel is fairly clean, I'll be fine with it. And the 6 bed female dorm room I stayed in at YHA Oxford was much cleaner and more comfortable than I expected. I actually slept fairly well, which is often hard...More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the hostel. We're pleased to read that you found us to be clean and welcoming and that you slept well when staying with us. You're absolutely right about it being very handy to be so close to the train...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

My son and I stayed in a private ensuite room for 1 night and were really pleased with how central it was. We parked at Seacourt park and ride, caught the bus to the YHA, and from there were able to walk everywhere. The room...More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 12 April 2017

It's great to read that you had a good stay at the hostel and that you found our location convenient, rooms clean and staff helpful. I'll pass your review on to all the team. We hope that you had a wonderful visit to the city...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

YHA Oxford is a good location near more attractions. You can walk 10-15 min. to christ church. In front of hostel have good kebub. But far from parking if you drive. Staff are friendly and helpfull. Room are small and stingy from capet.More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review the hostel. We're sorry that you only rated us as average and we'd love to know what we could do to improve your experience and get to a score of 4 or 5 stars. Please always ask us...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a private room for two with a private shower. The friendly receptionist helped us with our luggages to our room & they also let us access to the lounge room even after we’ve already checked out. Breakfast was good too, we were...More

1  Thank ShayRiRix
Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 8 January 2018

Great to hear that you were satisfied with your stay. We do try our very best to ensure everyone has a great visit to the hostel and we're happy to help with bags and do anything else we can to achieve this. Thanks so much...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017

In my reservation for a quadruple room, it was not written that towels were not included, so obviously I supposed they were. When we arrived there, the receptionists told me I had to pay 2 pounds for each towel!! I showed her my voucher (from...More

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Response from OxfordYHA, Manager at YHA OxfordResponded 20 December 2017

We're really very sorry to read that our not including towels with the rooms caused you so much disappointment and spoilt your stay so much. I can assure you that the last thing that we are trying to be is dishonest in any way. Being...More

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suec1973000
30 October 2017|
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Response from OxfordYHA | Property representative |
We have had guests occasionally store bikes in their private rooms that they want to be closer to rather than leaving them outside the building. This would only be suitable in a private room. Couple of things to note - we... More
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suec1973000
30 October 2017|
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Thanks for the query. We've had around 20 bikes in our bike shed on occasions when cycling parties visit, but it's usually much quieter than this. There are bars set in the concrete which you can use to attach locks to... More
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There is some restricted street parking close to the hostel, which may be useful depending on what days of the week you're staying and how long you need to park for. This is limited to 2hours during the daytime but is... More
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"We were on the ground floor, room was quiet and we had a great sleep."
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"Can't choose rooms, but all seem to be nice."
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"Rooms looking onto the train tracks have intermittent train noise"
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"We were in room 222 on the second floor which overlooked the railway line, but it was still quiet with the..."
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