Victoria Hotel - Oxford

180, Abingdon Road, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 4RA  show map
 2 stars
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Victoria Hotel - Oxford

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Overview

The budget 2-star Victoria Hotel features ironing service, dry cleaning and shoe shine.

This hotel is situated 1150 meters away from Sheldonian Theatre, Christ Church College and University of Oxford. The property is in a 20-minute walk to Oxford city center.

A museum, a college and a theater are set within walking distance.

The venue is notable for the convenient location within a 10-minute drive to RAF airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Victoria Hotel are fitted with multi-channel TV, wireless internet, a DVD player, climate control and ironing facilities. Guests can make use of a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served every morning.

Services

Comforts like a safe deposit box, a storage room and free self parking are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Laundry
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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Hotel Address:

180, Abingdon Road, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 4RA

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City Center
  • Oxford
    5000 ft
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    4.4 mi
  • NAF (GXH)
    29.5 mi
Train Stations
  • Oxford Railway Station
    1.2 mi
  • Oxford Train Station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

Victoria Hotel photos Exterior Photo album
Single Room
  • Room size:

    155 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Traditionally furnished room with an en suite shower room and a TV.

Victoria Hotel photos Exterior Photo album
Double Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Traditionally furnished room with an en suite shower room and a TV.

Victoria Hotel photos Exterior Photo album
Family Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Traditionally furnished room with an en suite shower room and a TV.

Victoria Hotel photos Exterior Photo album
Family Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Traditionally furnished room with an en suite shower room and a TV.

Victoria Hotel photos Exterior Photo album
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Traditionally furnished room with an en suite shower room and a TV.

Victoria Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • oxford river cruises2000 ft
  • Botanic Gardens Oxford4000 ft
  • magdalene bridge punt4300 ft
  • David Goode Sculpture Ltd4300 ft

Places of interest

  • Salter's Bros Steamers2300 ft
  • Christ Church Cathedral2700 ft
  • St Hilda's College3700 ft
  • Campion Hall3700 ft
  • St Ebbe's Church4000 ft
  • The Oxford Castle4300 ft
  • St Stephen's House4300 ft
  • Magdalen's Bell Tower4300 ft
  • The Oxford Mikvah4300 ft
  • Merton College Chapel4300 ft

Amusement

  • Meadow Lane Adventure Playground2700 ft
  • Ballroom4300 ft
  • American Pool & Theme Bar4300 ft

Stadiums

  • Oxford Ice Rink4300 ft

Museums

  • Town Hall & Museum Of Oxford3300 ft
  • Modern Art Oxford4000 ft
  • Museum Of Modern Art4000 ft
  • Christ Church Picture Gallery4000 ft
  • museum of oxford4300 ft
  • Oxford Museum4300 ft

Parks

  • hinksey park700 ft
  • Christchurch Meadows3700 ft
  • The Botanic Garden4300 ft
  • University of Oxford Botanic Garden4300 ft

Public parking

  • Greyfriars3300 ft
  • Corpus Christi College Oxford4000 ft

Local attractions

  • Radcliffe Camera5100 ft
    Radcliffe Sq., Oxford
  • Bodleian Library1.0 mi
    Broad Street, Oxford
  • Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology1.1 mi
    Beaumont Street, Oxford
  • St. Michael at the Northgate5100 ft
    Cornmarket St., Oxford
  • Exeter College5300 ft
    OxfordEngland

Near the hotel

  • Bate Collection3600 ft
    Oxford University Faculty of Music, Oxford
  • Oxford Town Hall3900 ft
    St. Aldates, Oxford
  • Christ Church Picture Gallery4200 ft
    OxfordEngland
  • Carfax Tower4300 ft
    Corner of Carfax and Cornmarket, Oxford
  • Christ Church College3800 ft
    St. Aldate's St., Oxford
  • Christ Church Meadow4200 ft
    St. Aldate's, Oxford
  • Modern Art Oxford4200 ft
    Pembroke St., Oxford
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22
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Victoria Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Victoria Hotel

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 221 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.8

    Consider the fact that the hotel is only 2*, it was a really nice place Yao stay in. The guy in the reception was amazingly friendly. The hotel is not far from the city centre ( about 15 minutes walking)

    The room was quite small and the water stream of the shower was horrible. I think that one of the worst showers I had.

  • Single
    7.4

    Overall, this was a hotel I liked very much. The best thing about it was the breakfast, with the warm hospitality showed by the waiter who greeted me like a long-lost friend each morning, the tasteful classical music playing in the background and the lovely food - all in all a very good start to the day. The location is good with Oxford City Centre about 20min walk away (or a short bus ride) and easy access to the Oxford Ring Road and the A34 by car. There is ample free parking, the value of which should not be underestimated in this city!

    I found my room stiflingly hot at night even with the window open - this was late July, however, so I doubt this is a problem all year round. There was no shower curtain so taking a shower without flooding the bathroom was quite a challenge - to be honest the bathroom needs some work generally to bring it up to 21st Century standards. It was also a bit hit-and-miss as to whether I'd get a proper bath towel each day or whether I'd have to make do with a hand towel.

  • Single
    7.4

    Convenient location for the city centre and on-site parking.

  • Family with children
    3.8

    Was only a 10 minute walk into town. Bus stop also close to hotel, in case of rain. They made the refund of the second day's rate reasonably painless!

    Filthy, dingy room 26 - to the extent that we had to check whether it had actually been cleaned. Filthy carpet, insects in bathroom, dirty shelf (where you were meant to put your toothbrush! - when I showed the owner, she admitted it was not right, before "sorting" it out with a bit of cold water and toilet paper!!! ), pillows felt rather old. Can't comment on breakfast, as we didn't stay to find out! Wouldn't usually comment on a bad hotel, but felt ashamed that foreign tourists might feel this is representative of the UK. Our advice is: stay in the 4-star Oxford spires across the road - very clean, two-room suite (instead of the one four-bed room at the Victoria), with swimming pool, and £1 less a night.

  • Couple
    7.8

    I don't usually review hotels, but feel that this one has got some very unfair comments. For the price and location it is great, especially when you consider it has plenty of car parking. The rooms were warm even though it was sub zero outside and they had plenty of space as well as being clean. They did have slightly dated decor but nothing worn out. The breakfasts were good and served quickly. I would recommend to friends and if we go to Oxford again, I would use it again.

  • Single
    2.4

    Relieved to find a place to stay in oxford - everywhere was booked up.

    Rather limited facilities. Staff quite abrupt.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Staff and that it was clean

    It was a bit outdated in its decor

  • Single
    4.6

    It had a car park which a lot of city centre hotels do not have.It was convenient for the side of the city I was visiting

    Cold water tap did not work. Although bar was open it didn't appear to be, had to wait in room until dinner was ready. No information in the room. It's expensive for the type of hotel it is, if I had known I could have stayed across the road for a little bit extra but had better comfort and more facilities. TV didn't work that well, only 2 channels available to watch

  • Single
    8.2

    Helpful and friendly staff, lovely breakfast, comfortable and peaceful sleep, easy to get to by bus

    Not too close to local amenities but there was a sweet shop nearby and in the evening the hotel provides snacks which are highly filling and prove to be excellent value for money.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    quite nice but a wee bit far from train station

    poor sound insulation

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Friendly service, good layout of breakfast selection, not too far from the theatre, cinema, town etc. Available parking spaces! :) not too expensive compared to most places in oxford.

    Little bit old fashioned in approach to decor, could do with a bit of re-paint in some areas. Would be nice to get "tea" in a pot, and not from a "buffet-press-the-button" flask maybe? Coffee works from the coffee pot fine tho ;) also, little pointer, could do with pillow protectors under the pillow cases, but did check and the pillows were clean, as all the linen and duvet. :)

  • Family with children
    3.8

    Location

    Never stay there! It shoud be deleted from the hotel recommended list. Very unfriendly staff, wanting to be paid more than booking costs. Rooms and hotel facility are small, outdated with bad beding equipment, bedsheets and covers are probably at least 10 years old, very noisy next to the road.

  • Group of friends
    4.6

    Location very good

    Soem of our party had rooms in the annex whic were not very pleasant (broken window, damp sheets).

  • Single
    9.2

    The staff was very accomodating, and available for help at all times. The hotel was quiet and well kept. It was a bit farther out than I expected, but close enough to walk into oxford proper in a reasonable time. The room was clean and fairly updated.

    The sink in the bathroom was tiny and difficult to use, and the bathtub had a shower nozzle but no curtain so showering was difficult.

  • Single
    4.6

    Close to where i wanted to be. Staff friendly but not very professional. Good breakfast Easy parking

    Expensive for room offered Wifi did not work Room was clean but dusty and smelled

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

180, Abingdon Road, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX1 4RA

Get directions
City Center
  • Oxford
    5000 ft
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    4.4 mi
  • NAF (GXH)
    29.5 mi
Train Stations
  • Oxford Railway Station
    1.2 mi
  • Oxford Train Station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22