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

Wi-Fi
Parking

No 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/ Baby cots

Overview

Head Of The River is a 4-star stylish hotel providing an elegant accommodation only 15 minutes away from Christ Church Meadow.

The property is set 15 minutes' walk from University of Oxford. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Oxford city center.

The hotel is situated near a cathedral, a theater and a church.

Head Of The River Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from RAF airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Head Of The River Hotel come with climate control, an iron with ironing board, complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV and a personal computer. Some rooms at Head Of The River Hotel have a view over the garden. They also comprise private bathrooms appointed with a bathtub, free toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the restaurant every morning. Serving both food and drinks, St Aldates Tavern and Zappi's Bike Cafe are situated around 550 meters from the property.

Services

Head Of The River Hotel 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
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • No pets allowed

Dining facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 07:00-11:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Folly Bridge, St. Aldates, Oxford, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Oxford
    2300 ft
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    4.7 mi
  • NAF (GXH)
    29.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Oxford Railway Station
    4300 ft
  • Oxford Train Station
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • St Aldates Tavern (cuisine: British)
    1700 ft
  • Zappi's Bike Cafe
    2600 ft
Parks
  • Corpus Christi College
    2000 ft
  • Magdalen College Deer Park
    2000 ft
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
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Head Of The River photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Head Of The River photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV

Head Of The River Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • oxford river cruises400 ft
  • Carfax tower1700 ft
  • Black Sheep Galleries2000 ft
  • Botanic Gardens Oxford2000 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center2000 ft

Places of interest

  • Christ Church Cathedral400 ft
  • Salter's Bros Steamers400 ft
  • Campion Hall1000 ft
  • St Ebbe's Church1400 ft
  • Saint Michael At The City Church & Saxon Tower1700 ft
  • The Oxford Castle1700 ft
  • Merton College Chapel1700 ft
  • Oxford Town Hall1700 ft
  • The Purple Turtle2000 ft
  • University Church of St Mary2300 ft

Shopping areas

  • Oxford Covered Market2000 ft

Amusement

  • American Pool & Theme Bar1700 ft
  • Bowlplex2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Oxford Castle2000 ft

Stadiums

  • Oxford Ice Rink2000 ft

Museums

  • Town Hall & Museum Of Oxford700 ft
  • Museum Of Modern Art1400 ft
  • Modern Art Oxford1400 ft
  • Christ Church Picture Gallery1700 ft
  • Oxford Museum1700 ft
  • museum of oxford1700 ft
  • Oxford Unlocked2000 ft

Parks

  • Christchurch Meadows1700 ft
  • The Botanic Garden2300 ft

Public parking

  • Corpus Christi College Oxford1400 ft

Local attractions

  • River Cherwell1.0 mi
    OxfordEngland
  • Oxford Brookes University1.3 mi
    Gipsy Lane Campus, Oxford
  • Abbey Meadows5.4 mi
    Abbey Close, Abingdon
  • Sheldonian Theatre1.1 mi
    Broad Street, Oxford
  • Port Meadow1.4 mi
    Walton Well Road, Oxford

Near the hotel

  • Bate Collection800 ft
    Oxford University Faculty of Music, Oxford
  • Oxford Town Hall1100 ft
    St. Aldates, Oxford
  • Christ Church Picture Gallery1600 ft
    OxfordEngland
  • Museum of Oxford1800 ft
    St Aldates, Oxford
  • Christ Church College1200 ft
    St. Aldate's St., Oxford
  • Modern Art Oxford1600 ft
    Pembroke St., Oxford
  • Carfax Tower1700 ft
    Corner of Carfax and Cornmarket, Oxford

Restaurants nearby

  • St Aldates Tavern1700 ft

    Address: 108 St Aldates
    Phone: 01865241185

    78% likes this, based on 73 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 16

  • Turl Street Kitchen2600 ft

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

    76% likes this, based on 207 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 34

  • Hassan's Kebab Van2900 ft

    Address: Broad Street

    88% likes this, based on 38 reviews

  • Zappi's Bike Cafe2600 ft

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

    82% likes this, based on 130 reviews
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

  • Cote Brasserie2800 ft

    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
    2300 ft
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    4.7 mi
  • NAF (GXH)
    29.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Oxford Railway Station
    4300 ft
  • Oxford Train Station
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • St Aldates Tavern (cuisine: British)
    1700 ft
  • Zappi's Bike Cafe
    2600 ft
Parks
  • Corpus Christi College
    2000 ft
  • Magdalen College Deer Park
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    20