The best business and leisure hotels in Oxford offer all the excellent facilities that guests have now come to expect in every city including spas, leisure clubs, business centres and fine dinning. Oxford's most famous hotels include the Randolph and Raymond Blanc's le Manoir but a new favourite has recently arrived on Oxford's luxury hotel scene, in the form of Mal Maison, Oxford Castle. This is a strange nomination for one of the best hotels in Oxford because it was formerly a prison, but it has been transformed in to an award winning luxury hotel maintaining many of the original features - worth a visit even if you dont stay there! Our recommended best hotels are listed below based on local knowledge and feedback, we hope you agree!
The Old Bank, Oxford Situated in the heart of historical Oxford, The Old Bank offers luxury rooms with marble bathrooms and modern art. Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner in Quod restaurant with its terrace and bar.
The Luxurious Mansion (Peymans), Oxford Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, The Luxurious Mansion (Peymans) is a villa situated in Oxford, 2.5 miles from University of Oxford. Providing free private parking, the villa is 2 miles from Somerville College.
Macdonald Randolph Hotel, Oxford In the heart of Oxford, opposite the Ashmolean Museum, The Macdonald Randolph Hotel offers sumptuous bedrooms and a luxury spa.
Old Parsonage Hotel, Oxford The Old Parsonage Hotel is a boutique hotel set in a building dating back to 1660. It has 2 terraces, a new residents garden library, a restaurant, a bar, and is a 5-minute walk from Oxford city centre.
Malmaison Oxford, Oxford This converted Victorian prison is now a stunning boutique hotel offering unique luxury accommodation in historic Oxford. Stylish rooms, fabulous original architecture, a divine brasserie and 2 bars come together at Malmaison Oxford.
De Vere Oxford Thames, Oxford In 30 acres of scenic parkland, the 4-star De Vere Oxford Thames overlooks the River Thames. It offers luxurious rooms, a swimming pool, spa and gym, just 4 miles from Oxford.
May Day Celebrations 6am
(Mon 01st May, 2017)
Spectators gather in their thousands to hear the choir of Magdalen College sing in the new May dawn from the top of their chapel tower.
Oxford Town & Gown 10K
(Mon 15th May, 2017)
Voted as one of the best road races in the UK, the Oxford Town & Gown is a fast and unique course which allows you to pace the closed streets of Oxford city centre, passing historic buildings and ending in the beautiful University parks.
(Sun 04th Jun, 2017)
Second largest triathlon in the UK