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    Mercure Banbury Whately Hall Hotel

    Banbury Cross 17-19 Horse Fair, Banbury OX16 0AN, England
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          Overview
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          “car park” (74 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 13 July 2015

          We were so looking forward to our first stay at this fine looking hotel. Oh dear what a let down. The good points: Incredible smart polite helpful receptionist. She even carried one of our cases upstairs for us. Other reception staff during our stay were...More

          2  Thank Patian2014
          Response from WhatleyHall, Rooms Division Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 15 July 2015

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay at the Mercure Banbury Whately Hall. I was really pleased to read your comments on our helpful Reception staff, I will be certain to pass your kind words to the team....More

          Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

          I went here for my 30th birthday it was a surprise a a good one at that. We had a conference room for the day and was able to make full use of the facilities. The 3 course meal was amazing and very much worth...More

          1  Thank Varneyboy85
          Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 6 July 2015

          Dear Guest Thank you ever so much for your really great review following your birthday celebration here at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall. I am naturally very pleased to read how much you enjoyed the meal and were able to make use of the hotel facilities....More

          Reviewed 3 July 2015

          My partner received a £200 gift card for 25 years service in the NHS and chose to use it on 2 nights at this hotel for us to celebrate my 60th birthday. I was delighted when he told me it was a 17th century hotel...More

          1  Thank valerie s
          Response from WhatleyHall, Rooms Division Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 10 July 2015

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Mercure Banbury Whately Hall Hotel. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Mercure, we strive to...More

          Reviewed 2 July 2015

          One of the attractions of the UK is the exposure to all the history. This hotel has that in spades! Quaint hotel, great staff and breakfast plus they have their ghost! Well located and easy walking distance to the railroad station. For the Harry Potter...More

          Thank ken h
          Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 6 July 2015

          Dear Guest, Thank you very much indeed for your 5 out of 5 review following your stay with us. I am so happy to read that you enjoyed the character of our 17th century hotel and am especially pleased to read how great you think...More

          Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

          I understand the atmosphere is nice but this hotel is very old and very dirty! The fitted carpet is complete full of stains and is very ruined. The room have no air con and in summer is to warm inside, impossible to sleep and the...More

          Thank Alessia M
          Response from whately, General Manager at Mercure Banbury Whately Hall HotelResponded 6 July 2015

          Dear Guest I am so sorry to read how disappointed you were following your stay with us. I will certainly address your comments with our housekeeper regarding stains on the carpet in your room as it is quite a new carpet. I completely understand your...More

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          • Free Parking
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Price range
          • USD 82 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 69
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          fifi043
          Any chance I could see menu for both restaurants please. Staying end Jan for 2 nights with family. Thanks,Fiona
          20 January 2017|
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          Response from shully2015 | Reviewed this property |
          I suggest you call the hotel.
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          918larav
          Have booked an executive double are all of these in new part or do have in the original building
          18 November 2016|
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          Response from WhatleyHall | Property representative |
          Dear 918larav Thank you for your booking with us. We have also executive double rooms in the historical building. Please don't hesitate to get in touch with our front desk agents so that they can advise you about the... More
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          534Max
          Hi, has the shower pressure been sorted i room 142? Also there was mention of a fousty smell. Has that been sorted too?
          31 October 2016|
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          Response from 188mrg | Reviewed this property |
          I didn't stay in this room
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          "There is a new annexe to the hotel if you prefer a more conventional room."
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          "Overlooking the garden is quieter as there is some traffic noise at the front"
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          "Quiet rooms are at the back overlooking the garden"
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          "The old rooms have more character than the 60's ones. If there is a wedding, ask for a room overlooking..."
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