Head of the River

1 Folly Bridge, Oxford, England, United Kingdom

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About Head of the River

Very Good 8.1
Wonderful views
Great location
Wonderful staff

Situated under a 20-minute walk from Oxford Railway Station, Head of the River offers guests an ideal base when in Oxford. It provides a garden and free Wi-Fi, and is a brief stroll from Oxford and Cherwell Valley College and Christ Church.

Rooms at Head of the River Inn Oxford are comfortable and provide a coffee maker. They are also fitted with a shower and a telephone.

A satisfying breakfast is prepared each morning at the inn, and there are numerous restaurants and cafés close by.

Head of the River is surrounded by the area's tourist attractions, nightlife and shops, and the Bodleian Library is within walking distance. It is also within walking distance of the University of Oxford Botanic Garden, George Street and the Oxford Castle.

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Hotel Features


Coffee / Tea Maker, Shower




Wireless internet on site.


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Head of the River


Very Good

1,425 guest reviews

Rating summary

  • Cleanliness8.3
  • Dining8.1
  • Facilities8.1
  • Location8.1
  • Rooms8.3
  • Service8.3

Who stays here?

  • Solo travellers
  • Couples most popular!
  • Business travellers
  • Families
  • Groups

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