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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying at the Gables one day a week for the past month. The rooms are nice and big and have very comfortable beds. Lots of tea, coffee and biccies available in the rooms. The WiFi is great and free parking is available. Breakfast is superb, the Full English sets you up for the rest of the day....

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were visiting Oxford as we had tickets for the theatre. After reading the reviews, we chose the Gables for our overnight stay. We arrived about 11.00 am and were able to park easily in their free car park. We were greeted by Sally, who took us into the conservatory to book in. We were offered free...

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Thank Judy2610
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Very close to the town and good value for money. Lovely breakfast, very clean and homely atmosphere. Host welcoming and helpful with letting us know information about Oxford. Mattress soft and pillows fluffy. Everything we needed was provided (dressing gowns were a nice touch).

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Thank Amy B
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I have chosen the Gables a few times, both for business trips and for holidays, and it is without any doubt one of the best places to stay if you visit Oxford. Rooms are very comfortable, breakfast is amazing and prices are very reasonable. 100% recommended! And it is just 25 min walking to the town centre or 10 min...

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Thank edisoler
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We had an overnight stay as my daughter had a uni interview the following morning. We had the twin room at the top of the house which was lovely. There was a bath in the ensuite which was particulary welcome as we had had a freezing cold journey by bus from the rail station (the bus stops opposite the b&b)...

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Thank Kate C
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Decided to take a short break in Oxford & the Gables Guest House was perfect. On arrival we received great advice on potential places to eat dinner which was much appreciated. Even better when our host booked the venue and a taxi. Thanks!!!

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Thank Lynette M
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Sally looked after us and was welcoming to her B&B. This was a special occasion for my partner Claire who I proposed to on the night at a local pub Bear and Ragged Staff, which was also a lovely place. Sally made sure my roses were looked after and strategically placed them in the room while I did my bit!!...

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Sallytea, Owner at Gables Guest House, responded to this review

Hello, it was a pleasure to meet you both and we are very happy for you. I know that weekends are precious to you and it was lovely to help for your special occasion. We wish you our best wishes for the future and hope to see you again soon.

Hartford Connecticut
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had the king size room which was quite comfortable. Special touches included fresh roses, cognac and chocolate. Breakfast was superb. The neighborhood is quite pleasant and easily accessible by bus though we usually walked into town, a two mile trek.

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights, had a great stay. Very cosy & comfortable room with an excellent breakfast. We had Richard looking after us, & he was really friendly & helpful. Great bus service with a stop right outside. Would highly recommend this guest house to everyone. Thanks for a great two days.

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Thank Martin C
Melbourne
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I stayed here for 1 night. Bit of an odd start as I could not gain entry. No one answered the door or phone. I walked around the back to find the proprietor asleep. No big deal. The room was small but adequate with a comfortable double bed and ensuite. The ensuite could have been cleaner but was adequate. The...

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Sallytea, Owner at Gables Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. The gentleman looking after the guest house was a relief manager, not the owner. We do pride ourselves on high standards of cleanliness, as you will see from previous reviews. Your comments are noted and will be investigated. We do have a large table with many brochures about Oxford, the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gold award winning bed and breakfast run by former Landlady of the Year, Sally Tompkins. New Visit England Rose Award for 2015 for excellent standards of service. Guests can be sure of a warm welcome and a genuine interest in ensuring their stay is memorable. Wide choice of home cooked breakfasts catering for all tastes. High quality and peaceful rooms providing every comfort for business and leisure travellers. Most rooms overlook the garden at the rear and countryside beyond. Free wifi internet, flat screen tvs/iphone docks, direct dial telephone, beverage trays. Only a few minutes walk to local restaurants and a short bus ride to city centre, or walkable on good weather days. Free on site parking for guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gables Guest House

Address: 6 Cumnor Hill, Oxford OX2 9HA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: £60 - £91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gables Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms nice”
 of 5 bubbles LindaR511, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the biggest room available.”
  • Room 6 ensuite
 of 5 bubbles Elles8ells, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“carry loose change with you for the bus”
  • The Garden
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  • En suite bathroom
 of 5 bubbles 760nataliea, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back have views over the garden”
 of 5 bubbles Jennieck2, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Great Garden”
 of 5 bubbles 901lizziea, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
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