Old Bank Hotel - Oxford

92-94 High Street, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 4BN  show map
 4 stars
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Old Bank Hotel - Oxford

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The comfortable 4-star Old Bank Hotel provides quick access to a museum, a college and a church nearby. Renovated in 2010, the hotel features original architecture.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. The vicinity of a train station let you explore Sheldonian Theatre, Bodleian Library and University College with no difficulty.

The hotel offers easy access to shops and a market.

Old Bank Hotel is at a short distance from Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology train station. RAF airport lies within about 10 minutes' drive.

Rooms

The 4-story Old Bank Hotel offers modern rooms appointed with flat-screen TV, wireless internet, climate control, an in-room safe and a stereo system as well as coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle. The rooms have a spectacular view of the city. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

A good full English breakfast is served in the dining room. The property offers a seasonal restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. Serving a wide range of dishes, St Aldates Tavern and Turl Street Kitchen can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of GBP 15.50 per person per night.  The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 15.50 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can rent cars and bicycles to explore the local area.

Relax

Treatments include facials and reflex massage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   42.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Bicycle storage
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Cycling
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

92-94 High Street, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 4BN

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City Center
  • Oxford
    700 ft
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    5.1 mi
  • NAF (GXH)
    30.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Oxford Train Station
    4000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Turl Street Kitchen (cuisine: Eclectic)
    1000 ft
  • Hassan's Kebab Van
    1000 ft
Parks
  • Corpus Christi College
    600 ft
  • Magdalen College Deer Park
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    42

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Rooms and availability

Small Double Room
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    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Double Room
  • Room size:

    155 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Standard|Classic Double

First-Floor Double Room
  • Room size:

    155 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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King Room
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    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Suite
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    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Suite|SUITE STANDARD

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Junior Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Junior Suite|JUNIOR SUITE CITY VIEW

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Superior Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Air conditioning
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Deluxe|Superior Deluxe Double Room

Superior Room
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    2 persons

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Superior|Room SUPERIOR

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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Deluxe|Room DELUXE

Deluxe King Room
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    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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Luxury Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Room LUXURY

Old Bank Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Black Sheep Galleries400 ft
  • University Church of St. Mary the Virgin400 ft
  • Botanic Gardens Oxford1000 ft
  • Carfax tower1000 ft
  • magdalene bridge punt1400 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center400 ft

Places of interest

  • Magdalen College400 ft
  • The Oxford Botanic Garden400 ft
  • University Church of St Mary400 ft
  • Merton College Chapel400 ft
  • Bodleian Library400 ft
  • The Purple Turtle400 ft
  • The Queen's College400 ft
  • Exeter College700 ft
  • Oxford Divinity School1000 ft
  • Saint Michael At The City Church & Saxon Tower1000 ft
  • Oxford Town Hall1000 ft

Shopping areas

  • Oxford Covered Market700 ft

Amusement

  • Bowlplex400 ft

Museums

  • Christ Church Picture Gallery700 ft
  • Oxford Museum700 ft
  • museum of oxford700 ft
  • Museum of the History of Science1000 ft

Parks

  • Christchurch Meadows1000 ft
  • The Botanic Garden1000 ft
  • Magdalen Deer Park1400 ft
  • Oxford Fellows' Garden1400 ft

Theaters

  • Holywell Music Room700 ft
  • Wadham College Moser Theatre1000 ft

Public parking

  • Corpus Christi College Oxford400 ft

Local attractions

  • Oxford Brookes University5100 ft
    Gipsy Lane Campus, Oxford
  • Port Meadow1.3 mi
    Walton Well Road, Oxford
  • Newington Nurseries7.9 mi
    Newington Nurseries, Stadhampton
  • Sheldonian Theatre1.1 mi
    Broad Street, Oxford
  • Abbey Meadows5.8 mi
    Abbey Close, Abingdon

Near the hotel

  • University Church of St. Mary the Virgin200 ft
    High St., Oxford
  • University College400 ft
    High Street, Oxford
  • Corpus Christi College600 ft
    Merton St., Oxford
  • Bridge of Sighs700 ft
    New College Ln., Oxford
  • Radcliffe Camera400 ft
    Radcliffe Sq., Oxford
  • Bodleian Library700 ft
    Broad Street, Oxford
  • Christ Church Picture Gallery700 ft
    OxfordEngland

Restaurants nearby

  • Turl Street Kitchen1000 ft

    Address: 16-17 Turl Street
    Phone: 01865 264 171

    68% likes this, based on 227 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 33

  • St Aldates Tavern1100 ft

    Address: 108 St Aldates
    Phone: 01865241185

    75% likes this, based on 62 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 17

  • Organic Deli Cafe1800 ft

    Address: 24 Friars Entry
    Phone: 01865 364853

    78% likes this, based on 208 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 12

  • Hassan's Kebab Van1000 ft

    Address: Broad Street

    95% likes this, based on 32 reviews

  • Zappi's Bike Cafe1700 ft

    Address: 29-32 St Michael's Street
    Phone: +44 7964241212

    77% likes this, based on 132 reviews
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    42

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Old Bank Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Old Bank

Average guest rating

8.8out of 10
Superb
Based on 209 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
10.0
Value
5.0
Service
9.0
Location
9.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Excellent service from all the staff we met.

    Room was stuffy and reduced in size because of the sloping ceilings. More overnight/early morning noise than we were expecting.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Everything. Friendly, professional and helpful staff. Knew everything! Beautiful common areas with well chosen art, a lovely room, smashing courtyard/garden with restaurant and bar. Lovely quiet resident's lounge. Great food, good wine and couldn't be in a better location. I wish every uk hotel at this price point offered so much.

    Nothing. I got what I expected. May be even a little more!

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    location location location

    few lounge areas . room air con was noisy , and poor, the bed was well sunken in gave me poor sleep

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The location was excellent - in the heart of town with easy access to many sights. It was very clean and staff were extremely polite, helpful and friendly.

    More of a disappointment really was that the room did not equal the high cost paid (£239) or the image shown online. We were surprised at how small it was with barely any room between the chairs and the bed. The image online had shown a generously proportioned room which did not match the room we stayed in. Having enjoyed stays at many 4* and 5* hotels in the past the price we paid at The Old Bank did not live up to expectations. Nevertheless the location was excellent as were the staff.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The OId Bank hotel is really fabulous. It is in the very heart of Oxford. Fully recommendable.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The staff we thought were exceptional in attention to detail and were constantly looking to enhance our stay

  • Couple
    8.2

    The breakfast - food normally good at Quod, but this time the bread was stale and dry, and overpriced

  • Single
    8.8

    Excellent position, parking available, room perfectly proportioned and well kept, nice touches like the welcome letter and the weather forecast for the next days left on the bed, very good choice of amenities in the bath room at level with truly luxurious hotels (and better than some 5 star hotels). Friendly staff, but I noticed some of them are outstanding, others less helpful, not always the excellence is attained at the front desk. I loved the lounge in the back a very quiet and relaxed spot.

    Windows need a good wash, as well the curtains...

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The staff were totally professional yet welcoming and unfailingly helpful. The rooms are well appointed with a high level of toiletries, bathrobes and other little extras that make for a comfortable stay. Notwithstanding the fact that the restaurant and terrace are so close by the rooms are also very quiet and allow for an undisturbed night. The food is unpretentious and straight forward but very well presented and represents good value for such a central city setting. All in all I would recommend this hotel highly.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Location

    Nothing - I thought it was really very nice.

  • Single
    10.0

    To be honest, I liked everything about the place. The staff were friendly and ready to help in any way they could. The place couldn't have been in a better location. With buses and transport services right across the road to take you wherever you need to go. The room service was excellent and very clean. The room itself was comfortable and spacious. The restaurant with the hotel was great. In a nutshell I was very satisfied and really can't complain about anything! I would definately stay there again and would recommend the place to anyone wanting to visit oxford!

    No sorry!

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Staff very welcoming. Room good size and quiet with a decent view.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Excellent service from staff. Very nice quiet room. Walking distance to almost all attractions and shopping within the city center.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Really enjoyed our recent 1 night stay at the Old Bank. The room was very tasteful, the staff were friendly and helpful, the restaurant was excellent, the location cannot be beaten, and the onsite parking in the centre of Oxford is a strong plus.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    It's location in the centre of Oxford is very convenient and attractive.

    We thought the breakfast at 'Quod' was disappointing.

How to reach hotel

hotel Old Bank Hotel - Oxford Oxford location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

92-94 High Street, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 4BN

Get directions
City Center
  • Oxford
    700 ft
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    5.1 mi
  • NAF (GXH)
    30.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Oxford Train Station
    4000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Turl Street Kitchen (cuisine: Eclectic)
    1000 ft
  • Hassan's Kebab Van
    1000 ft
Parks
  • Corpus Christi College
    600 ft
  • Magdalen College Deer Park
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    42

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedOxfordOld Bank

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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