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  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

7.7
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Good Cleanliness
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Property Description

Travelling alone? Do you like to meet other people?
Why not join us at Oxfords most social hostel.
Thanks to our amazing guests and their feedback, we now have a newly renovated common room with a guest friendly reception and beach bar.
Run by backpackers for backpackers!

-free breakfast,free internet, free WiFi, free towel, free map, free lockers,free luggage storage for guests, free entry to clubs

**official id required (no student ids), and 5 Gbps security deposit at check-in**

Oxford backpackers is still the biggest and friendliest independent backpackers hostel in oxford catering for young international travellers and providing the best value, friendly, fun, clean and safe environment and accommodation in oxford.

Ideally located - It really is just a 3 minute walk to both the bus and train station!

Oxford Backpackers is located right in the center, we are next to all the bars, clubs and restaurants in Oxford. Being so close to everything means that you are within easy walking distance to all of Oxford's amazing architecture, world famous universities, Harry Potter film locations!, canals, theaters, and other entertainment.

We are equipped with:
Free 24 hour WiFi access
Fully stocked and rocking late night bar
Large fully equipped self catering kitchen
Cheap laundry service we wash and dry for you!
Free lockers
Free towels
Free hair dryer use
Pool table
Snack and drink machines
Printing service
There is no lockouts or curfew either - you have 24/7 access with safe, secure keypad entry from outside and on each dorm room
Also 2.5m BIG SCREEN, providing entertainment for organized movie nights and anything else you might request .

Looking to stay longer? The maximum booking is only 7 days, but if you inquire about long term accommodation we may be able to help depending on availability. We often have jobs right here in the hostel too so just ask us in reception or look on our website.

Oxford is well serviced by train and coach from London and is a great location to base yourself to see the Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace, and Bicester Village Shopping Centre. The Oxford Tube bus company leaves London every 12 minutes and costs 11 to 14 return, Megabus is 1 when booked in advance on the internet. If you want to take the train, it is only 1 hour to Oxford, leaving from Paddington Station and will cost approx 23 return.

The important stuff, please read it!....

Reception is open from 07:00 until 23:00. If you are arriving outside of this time please email us
Check-in from 13.30pm/Check-out until 10:30am
ID required on check-in - Passport, driving license or country ID card only not student cards please
*NO UNDER 18 years old*
We don`t allow group bookings to be made online. Any booking for 5 or more, must contact the hostel directly to make the booking. Any online multi-bookings for 5 or more will be cancelled and any deposit paid wil be forfeit.
We do not accept stag parties or any group that may cause other guests to feel uncomfortable or unsafe. We reserve the right to ask any group to leave at any stage through the duration of the reservation if other guests are made to feel uncomfortable or unsafe by the groups behavior.
Cancellation Policy:
Should you cancel with 48 hours notice from check-in time 13H30, nothing will be charged to the given credit card.
Should you cancel without 48 hours from check-in time, or not show then the full amount of 2 nights stay will be debited from the given credit card
Please note for bookings over 7 days we need 5 days notice to any cancellations or amendments to the booking, or the full amount will be taken from the given card details.
We reserve the right to charge for the first night within 48 hours of arrival.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.7

  • Security 7.7

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 8.3

  • Atmosphere 7.2

  • Cleanliness 6.7

  • Facilities 7.0


Latest Reviews

  • 9.7

    Superb

    08 Dec 2018
    Great hostel, super staff!
    New Zealand, Male, 18-24
  • 8.3

    Fabulous

    04 Jan 2019
    Great place if you have a sleeping bag. I slept right next to a barely functioning heater, the temperature outside was forecast at -2 degrees, and it certainly felt like it was -2 degrees in the room. It was such a shame because otherwise it would have been a fantastic experience. Unfortunately, I have never been colder.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    05 Jan 2019
    The rooms and bathrooms were not as clean as they could have been. The room I was in smelled slightly of urine at times. The staff and people in it we're very nice and the location was good.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 5.4

    Rating

    10 Jan 2019
    95% of the people that were staying there were male and a large population of them were over the age of 40. It seemed like most the people staying at the time were all people who worked there so it was a big clique. Because of that it was a little bit hard to socialize. The bathrooms were outdated but fairly clean.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
General
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Nightclub
  • Pool Table

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Things to Note

Cancellation Policy:
Should you cancel with 48 hours or more notice prior to arrival of the booking, nothing will be charged to the given credit card**

Should you cancel without 48 hours notification or not show then this will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.**

Please note for bookings over 7 days we need 5 days notice to any cancellations or amendments to the booking, or the full amount will be taken from the given card details.

ID required on check-in.
Passport or drivers licence..
Reception is open from 8AM-23.30PM.
If you wish to check in outside these hours please make prior arrangements with the Hostel manager


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