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Top Oxford City Centre Cheap Hotels

The Old Parsonage Hotel
4 out of 5
1-3 Banbury Road, Oxford, England
The price is £270 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
4.7/5Exceptional! (471 reviews)
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"Beautiful little hotel very close to the city centre. Rooms are small but perfectly formed. Restaurant lovely and the food is excellent."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

The Old Parsonage Hotel
Vanbrugh House Hotel
4 out of 5
20-24 St Michaels Street, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £75 per night from 20 Dec to 21 Dec
4.2/5Very Good! (411 reviews)

"Excellent property in a great location. A relatively quite street in the centre of Oxford. The staff were so welcoming and helpful. We drove and parked at the Worcester Street car park (use the machine and not RingGo app) although park and ride would have also been convenient. We will certainly stay ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2020

Vanbrugh House Hotel
The Randolph Hotel
5 out of 5
Beaumont Street, Oxford, England
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4.1/5Very Good! (962 reviews)

"Very central. Staff very efficient. Rooms clean and spacious. Good breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

The Randolph Hotel
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Royal Oxford Hotel
3 out of 5
Park End Street, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £64 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
4/5Very Good! (414 reviews)

"This hotel was lovely, exactly as looks in photos. Room was spacious, with a lovely bathroom. Only downside was room was facing the roundabout which obviously nothing can be done about traffic noise. Didn’t realise it would be as busy as it was. But, none the less we enjoyed our stay here. We would ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

Royal Oxford Hotel
The Buttery Hotel
4 out of 5
11 Broad Street, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £44 per night from 1 Dec to 2 Dec
3.9/5Very Good! (929 reviews)

"Very central location . Good size room , comfy beds and lovely en-suite bathroom with shower . Tea /coffee making facilities that even included biscuits . We were able to leave our bags with reception to make the most of our time in Oxford."…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct 2020

The Buttery Hotel
Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel
4 out of 5
73 High Street, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £79 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
3.9/5Very Good! (684 reviews)

"Room was quite simple but spacious, with a very comfy bed and everywhere was very clean. All the staff were wonderful and I will definitely be staying here again!"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel
George Oxford Hotel
2.5 out of 5
29 George Street, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £51 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
3.1/5 (85 reviews)

"The staff were fantastic during my stay; responsive, helpful and friendly."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

George Oxford Hotel
Euro Bar and Hotel
3 out of 5
48 George Street, Oxford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night from 7 Dec to 8 Dec
2.4/5 (159 reviews)

"Fab guy on reception. Very helpful and polite. Enjoyed the chocolates!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Oxford City Centre

Oxford City Centre has a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Covered Market and Sheldonian Theatre, this destination is home to Christ Church Meadows and University Botanic Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're searching for affordable lodging choices in Oxford City Centre, you can choose from the 10 budget accommodation options in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Old Parsonage Hotel - Customers like this hotel for its comfortable beds and proximity to shops. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Old Bank Hotel - At this hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the comfortable beds and overall condition.

Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel - Customers like this hotel for its clean rooms and convenient parking. It offers free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar.

Planning Your Trip to Oxford City Centre

Still picking travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Rainiest months: September, October, April and November, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
  • Driest months: March, August, May and June, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Oxford City Centre

Oxford City Centre draws tourists with its historic landmarks and museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Bicester Village and Covered Market, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. If you're eager to get outdoors, you can enjoy the natural setting at Christ Church Meadows, University Botanic Gardens or Waterperry Gardens.

Travellers also like Oxford City Centre for its:
  • University life
  • Architecture
  • Churches
  • Theatre

Getting around Oxford City Centre

The closest airport is 5.8 mi (9.4 km) away from the city centre in Oxford (OXF). To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Oxford Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Oxford City Centre like for travellers on a budget?
Oxford City Centre has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as New Theatre Oxford and Bodleian Library, this destination is home to Christ Church Meadows and University Botanic Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Oxford City Centre?
Based on reviews, The Buttery Hotel is a popular guest house for our travellers in search of a less expensive place to stay, and it offers free Internet. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Vanbrugh House Hotel and The Old Parsonage Hotel.
How many inexpensive hotels will I find in Oxford City Centre?
Expedia has 9 hotels in Oxford City Centre that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
What is there to see and do in Oxford City Centre?
Oxford City Centre draws tourists with its historic landmarks and museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Blenheim Palace and Bicester Village, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Christ Church Meadows and University Botanic Gardens, or check out the area’s cultural spots like New Theatre Oxford.
How can I get to Oxford City Centre and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Oxford City Centre can help keep you on budget. The most convenient airport is 5.8 mi (9.4 km) away from the centre in Oxford (OXF). Oxford City Centre might not have very many public transport options to choose from so a car rental could be an economical alternative to see the area.

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What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Oxford City Centre?

Based on reviews, Old Parsonage Hotel is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options to stay on the cheap include The Buttery and Vanbrugh House Hotel.

How is it to stay in Oxford City Centre?

History buffs will enjoy exploring Oxford City Centre, and visitors give high marks for the college vibe. Tourists who journey to this vibrant city can discover its museums, cathedral, and theatres. Top sights in the city include Covered Market, Sheldonian Theatre, and Ashmolean Museum. In Oxford City Centre, there are 89 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

Where is the best place to stay in Oxford City Centre?

Old Parsonage Hotel is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It is located a short 4-minute walk from University of Oxford. Other top choices based on reviews include Old Bank Hotel and Malmaison Oxford.

What is there to see in Oxford City Centre?

The city is well known for its museums and theatres, and cultural venues include Ashmolean Museum, Oxford University Museum of Natural History, and Pitts Rivers Museum. Its historic sites and cathedral are notable and landmarks include Sheldonian Theatre, Radcliffe Camera, and University Church of St Mary the Virgin. University life is a highlight in the city and campuses to tour include Exeter College and Christ Church College.

Where is the best place to stay near University of Oxford?

Adjacent to University of Oxford, Macdonald Randolph Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices close by include Malmaison Oxford and Vanbrugh House Hotel.