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In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi

River Hotel

2 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationUniversity of Oxford8 min walk
    Popular LocationOxford Castle8 min walk
    Popular LocationUniversity Church of St Mary the Virgin17 min walk
    AirportOxford (OXF)11 min drive

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About this area

Oxford

Located in Oxford, River Hotel is in the city centre and on a river. Oxford Castle and Oxford Playhouse are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include St Margaret of Antioch, Binsey and Bodleian Library. Oxford Ice Rink and Bate Collection are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Said Business School - 3 min walk
  • The King's Centre - 8 min walk
  • University of Oxford - 8 min walk
  • Oxford Castle - 8 min walk
  • University Church of St Mary the Virgin - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Oxford Station - 4 min walk
  • Oxford (OXF) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Punter - 4 min walk
  • Yellow Submarine - 5 min walk
  • 4500 Miles from Delhi - 5 min walk
  • Sojo - 6 min walk
  • Las Iguanas - Oxford - 6 min walk

About this property

River Hotel

Riverside hotel with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a meeting room. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services and a garden are on-site. All 20 rooms provide in-room free WiFi, electric kettles and TVs. Hairdryers, safes and phones are among the other amenities that guests will find.
River Hotel offers 20 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. This Oxford hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German

Business services

  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 11 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
All guests must show a valid passport, driving licence, or other official form of national identification.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 4 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property will place a credit card authorization for one night for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.

We should mention

One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

River Hotel Oxford
River Hotel Hotel
River Hotel Oxford
River Hotel Hotel Oxford

Frequently asked questions

3.9
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 46 out of 173 reviews
5 - Excellent 27%
Rating 4 - Good. 92 out of 173 reviews
4 - Good 53%
Rating 3 - Okay. 19 out of 173 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 173 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 173 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
We loved the people, the owner and staff. They could not have done more to make our stay comfortable. I don’t think there was anything we didn’t like.
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good weekend stay
Great location near to the river, station and town centre. Friendly helpful staff. Comfy room that seemed recently decorated.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

1/5 Terrible

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Room size disappointing
The room was very small and the tv was as small as an ipad
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff were excellent - friendly and helpful and it was a quiet location. A nice clean room and a good breakfast.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019