Head Of The River Hotel - Oxford

Folly Bridge, St. Aldates, Oxford, United Kingdom  show map
 4 stars
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Head Of The River Hotel - Oxford

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

TV

Flat-screen TV

Breakfast

Paid breakfast

Facilities for kids

Cribs available

Overview

The 4-star Head Of The River Hotel is set just 1.7 km from Oxford Greyhound Stadium, River Cherwell and Sheldonian Theatre.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. A cathedral, a theater and a church lie a short distance away.

A 10-minute walk from Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology train station. Head Of The River Hotel is 10 km away from RAF airport.

Rooms

Head Of The River Hotel offers elegant rooms featuring modern bathrooms with a bathtub, complimentary toiletries and a shower. Some rooms at Head Of The River Hotel have a view over the garden. Guests will benefit from heating, a trouser press, free Wi-Fi, TV and a writing desk provided in all rooms.

Eat & Drink

Every day a hearty breakfast is served in the dining room. St Aldates Tavern treats guests with British and French dishes and is just 550 meters away.

Services

The venue offers ironing service and ticket service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No pets allowed

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 07:00-11:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Folly Bridge, St. Aldates, Oxford, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Oxford
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
    1.0 km
  • Oxford Railway Station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • St Aldates Tavern (cuisine: British)
    510 m
  • Zappi's Bike Cafe
    770 m
Parks
  • Corpus Christi College
    590 m
  • Magdalen College Deer Park
    600 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Rooms and availability

Head Of The River photos Exterior Hotel information
Small Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 12 m²
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    Head Of The River photos Room
    Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 14 m²
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    Traditional room with free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom.

    Room facilities
      Head Of The River photos Room
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 16 m²
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      With views over the River Thames, this traditional room has free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom. This room includes a parking space for up to 1 car.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Head Of The River Hotel - Oxford Oxford location
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        Hotel Address:

        Folly Bridge, St. Aldates, Oxford, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Oxford
          700 m
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
          1.0 km
        • Oxford Railway Station
          1.3 km
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Restaurants
        • St Aldates Tavern (cuisine: British)
          510 m
        • Zappi's Bike Cafe
          770 m
        Parks
        • Corpus Christi College
          590 m
        • Magdalen College Deer Park
          600 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-11:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          20

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • oxford river cruises - 100 m
        • Carfax tower - 500 m
        • Black Sheep Galleries - 600 m

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 600 m

        Places of interest

        • Christ Church Cathedral - 100 m
        • Salter's Bros Steamers - 100 m
        • Campion Hall - 300 m
        • St Ebbe's Church - 400 m
        • Saint Michael At The City Church & Saxon Tower - 500 m
        • The Oxford Castle - 500 m
        • Merton College Chapel - 500 m
        • Oxford Town Hall - 500 m
        • The Purple Turtle - 600 m
        • University Church of St Mary - 700 m

        Shopping areas

        • Oxford Museum - 500 m

        Amusement

        • American Pool & Theme Bar - 500 m
        • Bowlplex - 600 m

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Oxford Castle - 600 m

        Museums

        • Town Hall & Museum Of Oxford - 200 m
        • Museum Of Modern Art - 400 m
        • Modern Art Oxford - 400 m
        • Christ Church Picture Gallery - 500 m
        • museum of oxford - 500 m
        • Oxford Unlocked - 600 m
        • The Botanic Garden - 700 m

        Parks

        • Christchurch Meadows - 500 m
        • Oxford Ice Rink - 600 m

        Business areas

        • Oxford Covered Market - 600 m

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        • Botanic Gardens Oxford - 600 m

        Public parking

        • Corpus Christi College Oxford - 400 m

        Local attractions

        • River Cherwell - 1.7 km
          OxfordEngland
        • Oxford Brookes University - 2.1 km
          Gipsy Lane Campus, Oxford
        • Abbey Meadows - 8.6 km
          Abbey Close, Abingdon
        • Sheldonian Theatre - 1.7 km
          Broad Street, Oxford
        • Port Meadow - 2.3 km
          Walton Well Road, Oxford

        Near the hotel

        • Bate Collection - 240 m
          Oxford University Faculty of Music, Oxford
        • Oxford Town Hall - 330 m
          St. Aldates, Oxford
        • Christ Church Picture Gallery - 480 m
          OxfordEngland
        • Museum of Oxford - 520 m
          St Aldates, Oxford
        • Christ Church College - 350 m
          St. Aldate's St., Oxford
        • Modern Art Oxford - 460 m
          Pembroke St., Oxford
        • Carfax Tower - 490 m
          Corner of Carfax and Cornmarket, Oxford

        Restaurants nearby

        • St Aldates Tavern - 510 m

          Address: 108 St Aldates
          Phone: 01865241185

          78% likes this, based on 73 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 12

        • Turl Street Kitchen - 790 m

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

          76% likes this, based on 207 reviews
          Cuisine: Eclectic
          Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 26

        • Hassan's Kebab Van - 860 m

          Address: Broad Street

          88% likes this, based on 38 reviews

        • Zappi's Bike Cafe - 770 m

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

          82% likes this, based on 130 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 8

        • Cote Brasserie - 850 m

          Address: 41-47 George Street

          81% likes this, based on 165 reviews
          Cuisine: French

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-11:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          20
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        Head Of The River Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Head Of The River

        Average guest rating

        7.4out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 5 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          I thought it was well located

          I thought it was overpriced for what's basically a pub with rooms

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          an enjoyable stay, friendly staff, excellant breakfast, very good value for money.

          parking was limited, but i had booked a space so did not really have a problem

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Friendly, the River view, our room (Christopher Wren), great restaurant and good service.

          Very creaky floorboards, room not very warm although better when Ben gave us a heater, the weather (not your fault!).

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Head Of The River Hotel - Oxford Oxford location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Folly Bridge, St. Aldates, Oxford, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Oxford
          700 m
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
          1.0 km
        • Oxford Railway Station
          1.3 km
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Restaurants
        • St Aldates Tavern (cuisine: British)
          510 m
        • Zappi's Bike Cafe
          770 m
        Parks
        • Corpus Christi College
          590 m
        • Magdalen College Deer Park
          600 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-11:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          20