Reviews - Westgate Hotel
Close to town, with parking -
Warm, friendly and helpful. Great location, by the station and within walking distance of everything.
Reviewer:Pauline B | Thu 23rd Jan 2020 | 14 hours ago
We arrived before the check in time and there was a lovely lady in reception who welcomed us and allowed us for early check in. The room is very clean. The staff are very accommodating as well. Highly recommended and will definitely stay in this hotel again if we get a chance to visit oxford again.
Reviewer:Jocel Marie B | Sat 18th Jan 2020 | 5 days ago
Comfy andclean -
Hotel had a good reception and the room was comfy and clean, good breakfast and well placed to walk into the city centre
Reviewer:Margaret M | Fri 10th Jan 2020 | 1 week ago
would stay here again -
Clean, good location for town, friendly staff. Would stay here again.
Reviewer:Neil S | Mon 6th Jan 2020 | 2 weeks ago
Room is clean and reception team are very kind.
Reviewer:ZHE S | Fri 13th Dec 2019 | 1 month ago
Cosy and convenient stay -
A cosy stay with very friendly and helpful staff. Very convenient location for city sites and with car parking usually available. Narrow stairs can be a challenge for less mobile guests.
Reviewer:Shayne G | Tue 3rd Dec 2019 | 1 month ago
Good location and very friendly -
Basic facilities but comfortable. Location close to station and easy walk into city centre. Very friendly family-run hotel. Good breakfast. Parking usually available. Steep stairs to rooms, but help with luggage always offered. We would recommend it as good value convenient accommodation in Oxford.
Reviewer:Paul W | Mon 25th Nov 2019 | 1 month ago
Great Place -
Westgate Hotel is a very nice pension that is definitely worth it for the money. The breakfast is excellent (toast, eggs, cereal, tea, coffee, baked goods, etc). The rooms are cleaned each day, and there is even tea and coffee refilled in the room every day. If you decide to stay at Westgate, make sure to bring warm pijamas because the rooms do get cold despite the heating. The staff is friendly. The rooms are quite small, but there's nothing in particular that is wrong with them. Westgate is also close to inner Oxford and there are shops and restaurants near it. Overall a pleasant experience and would highly recommend.
Reviewer:Bianka BÃborka B | Tue 19th Nov 2019 | 2 months ago
We enjoyed our stay staff were friendly
Reviewer:Lynne H | Mon 18th Nov 2019 | 2 months ago
Would stay again... -
I had a single room in the annexe, it was simple but clean and well-appointed. Great location and I would stay again.
Reviewer:Beth P | Mon 18th Nov 2019 | 2 months ago
Westgate Hotel -
Excellent service, warm welcome, comfy room.Very nice.
Reviewer:Adam l | Wed 13th Nov 2019 | 2 months ago
7-10 November 2019 -
Enjoyed my stay in the annexe. Very clean and compact which suited my needs. Very good nicely cooked breakfast. Very friendly and accommodating staff. Hotel very handy for station and in short walking distance of the town and bus routes to various places including to Harcourt Hill Campus.
Reviewer:Jennifer L | Mon 11th Nov 2019 | 2 months ago
Nice Stay -
We really enjoyed our stay.The room was clean and the place really quiet.Breakfast goodThe staff was warm nice and helpfull.Good location(100 m from train station and 1km away from town center)free carpark
Reviewer:gery d | Mon 11th Nov 2019 | 2 months ago
One Night in Oxford -
Nice hotel near the station.Employees were really welcoming.The room was clean and confortable.The breakfast was simple but delicious.
Reviewer:Sophie B | Thu 24th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Convenient and Reasonable. -
Staying somewhere like Oxford gives the problem of expense. Thankfully there are some reasonably priced places still.It is not 5 Star but it has two good points - a friendly atmosphere from the staff and convenience for the railway station being about two minutes walk.The centre of town is about 10 minutes walk away.
Reviewer:James C | Fri 18th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Over night stay -
There was four of us that stop over for one night. The rooms were no frills, clean and still had a kettle for a 2 star B&B. Had great service on booking and on arrival. Fab location. Thank you for supporting a car parking place. We had a comfortable, enjoyable stay and plan again for next year. Sharon x
Reviewer:Sharon B | Fri 18th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
my repeated stays -
rooms spotless, breakfast excellent service VERRRRRY good. Staff are very welcoming &so polite &helpful I wish I could live here all the time
Reviewer:Geoff K | Tue 15th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Friendly and comfortable -
Very good location and next to the station. The staff is very friendly and the room was very clean.
Reviewer:Luis Huesca M | Mon 14th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
generally good -
We found the room to be clean and comfortable, the breakfast excellent and most of the staff friendly and helpful. The downside was the steep and narrow staircase, a bit too much for us oldies.
Reviewer:Edmund B | Mon 14th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Visit 7th to 10th October 2019 -
Was in annexe room so cannot comment on hotel as a whole.My room was comfortable but felt that the wash basin was quite small although I realise that this had to be to fit in with the total size of the bathroom. When I think of continental breakfast, it is usually cereals etc with meats and cheeses-the latter was missing which might disappoint some of your european visitors.Thanks you for a good stay.
Reviewer:RONALD S | Fri 11th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Great location -
A relaxing stay at Westgate, we enjoyed our stay.Rooms were basic but comfortable and warm.A great location, as so close to train station and only few mins walk to city centre.We would stay again.
Reviewer:Kate J | Mon 7th Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Westgate hotel -
Good location, 10 minutes walk into Oxford city centre, parking availability also a big plus. Rooms a little bit plain but functional. Was surprised to find there was a £5 surcharge for a full English breakfast, no mention of this on the website.
Reviewer:Alan D | Wed 2nd Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Most practical for its location if you have to travel by train
Reviewer:Pierre S | Tue 1st Oct 2019 | 3 months ago
Westgate Hotel -
Although a small hotel, our room was very well appointed and comfortable.The staff were very friendly and helpful and the "continental"breakfast was more than adequate.Very good value in expensive Oxford.
Reviewer:Mrs N | Sat 28th Sep 2019 | 3 months ago
Good Location -
Location is good - very close to the railway station and good value. The rooms are a good size and the staff are very friendly and helpful. Buffet breakfast was OK but as I wason a pleasure trip the finishing time of 9:00am was a bit early.The room was clean but dated. I had a room at the front which meant that on one night the noise from people visiting the kebab van at 1:30 am was very loud.Parking is very limited.
Reviewer:Victor P | Sat 28th Sep 2019 | 3 months ago
Review Of stay Sept 02 -
Excellent in every way possible:CleanProfessionalRoom and showerBreakfast
Reviewer:John E | Tue 24th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Room was small but adequate the bath was very nice the breakfast delicious and the staff wasmore than helpful at every stage of our stay.Location near the train station was wonderful.
Reviewer:Kathryn D | Mon 23rd Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
For the amount of money we paid for the hotel it was spot on xx staff lovley great weekend thank you xx
Reviewer:Laura F | Mon 16th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
The friendliest staff -
This place is perfect for a short stay when you want to be conveniently located. The staff are extremely friendly, helpful and accommodating. I'd definitely return.
Reviewer:Ashleigh C | Mon 16th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Perfect hotel -
The hotel was perfect for staying a few days. The citycenter is on walking distance. The road is busy, but you get used to it. The last night(5 to 6 sept) there were people working on the street till about 3 in the middle of night, but even that was doable. Breakfast was OK, everything was there, the chocalatebread was delicious. So me and my brother as well had a great stay!!!!
Reviewer:Ria P | Thu 12th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Todo ok -
Todo ok. No le sobra nada pero tampoco le falta. Bien ubicado y personal muy amable
Reviewer:Anabella B | Thu 12th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Clean and tidy and perfect for what we needed
Reviewer:Barry P | Wed 11th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Good bargain -
Ideal location for easy access to rail station. Staff is very accommodating. Surprisingly quiet for location.
Reviewer:Kathy E | Sun 8th Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Very convenient to the train and downtown. Clean with a friendly staff.WIFI signal could be improved in the upper rooms.
Reviewer:John M | Tue 3rd Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Convenient location and helpful staff -
The convenient location is the main attraction of this hotel. The staff is friendly and helpful. My room was on the 2nd floor, up a narrow staircase. WiFi connectivity was poor to non-existent.
Reviewer:Barbara L | Tue 3rd Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
As expected. It wasnt easy without the lift as we had suitcases for a week s stay.
Reviewer:Maria Lourdes R | Sun 1st Sep 2019 | 4 months ago
Great hotel -
Good hotel. Great helpful staff. Clean. Adequate facilities.
Reviewer:Neil T | Thu 29th Aug 2019 | 4 months ago
EXCELLENT HOST -
From the moment you are greeted there is a sense of a warm friendly place. Will definitely return soon.
Reviewer:Graham b | Thu 29th Aug 2019 | 4 months ago
Very pleasant staff, basic room, but comfortable. Continental breakfast was ok but some cold meats and cheese would have been nice! Excellent location close to the city! Would definitely recommend!ðŸ˜€
Reviewer:Judith W | Wed 28th Aug 2019 | 4 months ago
Super hotel -
A very nice room, breakfast super!, all really kind and helpful
Reviewer:Giulia A | Sun 25th Aug 2019 | 5 months ago
all is good -
everything is goodThank you for your kindlyMy mom is too old so hotel's owner carry heavy lugguage in the room.Reception is very kindly and so clean
Reviewer:SEO J | Mon 5th Aug 2019 | 5 months ago
Ich kann das Hotel fÃ¼r einen kurzen Aufenthalt empfehlen. Das Zimmer war fÃ¼r 4 Personen und einen Hund sehr klein, aber ordentlich. Da sich das Hotel an einer HauptstraÃŸe befindet ist es Nachts teilweise etwas lauter. Das Bad ist gut ausgestattet und war sauber. Die Besitz sind sehr freundlich. Ein gutes kontinentales FrÃ¼hstÃ¼ck war im Preis inbegriffen. Es gab Saft, Toast, Diverse Croissants, Honig, Marmelade, Obstsalat, Cerealien, Quark, Joghurt, Milch, Tee, Kaffee und alles so viel man wollte. Die Lage ist perfekt. Man ist fuÃŸlÃ¤ufig in maximal 10 Minuten in der Innenstadt und in ein paar Minuten direkt an der Themse und am Bahnhof. AuÃŸerdem steht ein Parkplatz zur VerfÃ¼gung. Das Hotel ist sehr einfach, hat aber alles, was man braucht!
Reviewer:Martin F | Sun 4th Aug 2019 | 5 months ago
fantastic stay -
Had an amazing stay at the Westgate Hotel. Even though it was only one night i was made to feel very welcome. The room was clean and comfortable and breakfast in the garden was the perfect finish to a great stay.
Reviewer:Paul C | Tue 30th Jul 2019 | 5 months ago
Nice and friendly, simple but good breakfast, close to train station, nice courtyard
Reviewer:Gary W | Sat 27th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
good choice -
Run with love and care;real value for money!
Reviewer:Jan M | Mon 22nd Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Small and simple -
It was everything it promissed, small and simle, kust the way I like it.
Reviewer:Oliver Z | Mon 22nd Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Lovely hotel -
Lovely cosy hotel .Very clean . Friendly staff . Nice breakfast . Would recommend !
Reviewer:Lynne B | Sun 21st Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Oxford visit -
The room was clean but very small and there was quite a lot of street noise.Breakfast was basic but good, fresh fruit salad was excellent.A friendly host.Good situation, walking distance to city center.
Reviewer:Hannele P | Fri 19th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Nice place to stay at would stay again if we went to Oxford again
Reviewer:Margaret T | Mon 15th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
It is worth the price -
Clean, nice rooms. Close to the railway station and the centre. Very friendly staff.
Reviewer:Waltraud H | Mon 15th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Value for money -
The hotel was very clean and convenient (few minutes walking from the train station). We spent only the night sleeping, of course, and did not need more than what the hotel offered. The room was not airconditioned, and hence we slept with windows open;on the upper floor, this was no problem at all. The neighborhood is quiet, but the rooms are not strongly isolated, hence noise from the corridor or WC was easily heard. We would choose this hotel for the same purpose (simple overnight while exploring Oxford) again.
Reviewer:Jana V | Sun 14th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Would definitely book this hotel again -
Great breakfast. Comfy bed. Very good shower. Friendly staff members. Free car parking. Handy location ie not far to walk to centre / attractions etc. Good value. Very clean (and I am fussy so if I say very clean, you can bet it is). Free wifi. What's not to like! If we had any criticisms it would be that it was noisy due to being so close to the main road - but we expected that, so near to the centre. We still slept well! We had a double room with ensuite and can recommend this hotel - we'd certainly go back.
Reviewer:Marilyn P | Sat 13th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Nice Weekend Away -
Nice hotel is a supurb location, close to the city centre.Bedroom were spacious, clean and tidy. Only down fall is the hotel is close to a road so you get traffic noise but It personally did not affect our stay.Breakfast is really nice choice of fruit, cereal, juices and a hot breakfast.Staff were polite and attentive.Would stay again!
Reviewer:Vikki T | Mon 8th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
Westgate Hotel -
3 minuses:little room to put anything in the bathroom;no plug near kettle;large lorries turning round outside overnight. All else big plusses:clean, good wardrobe &cupboard space, fine breakfast (available early!), and the staff - all of them - could not have been more friendly or more eager to help.
Reviewer:Michael F | Thu 4th Jul 2019 | 6 months ago
One night at the Westgate -
The room was very clean and comfortable although it was smaller than we expected.There was also quite a steep, narrow staircase to manÅ“uvre with our bags.The breakfast was simple but promptly served by a friendly waitress.Perfect for our one night stay.
Reviewer:Annabel O | Wed 26th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Good location, warm welcome -
Good price and good location, very nice welcome. The area is lively. Very good breakfast.
Reviewer:M | Tue 25th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Lovely stay -
We had a lovely time in Oxford and the Westgate hotel family room June 2019. The staff was very friendly and helpful and the accommodation was adequate. The stairs upstairs are very very steep so not for people with bad knees :)
Reviewer:Maiju V | Tue 18th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Clean and comfortable-
Excellent location within easy walking distance of city centre. Room clean bed very comfortable. Good shower. This is an old hotel and the decor is dated and traditional but if you want a budget hotel in Oxford it would be hard to beat. We would return. Breakfast also good.
Reviewer:Gillian K | Fri 14th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Good location -
Itâ€™s old building. However, it is very cozy. The location is very convenient.
Reviewer:Yawen C | Wed 12th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Westgate Hotel -
Comfortable, friendly and welcoming as ever.
Reviewer:Adam L | Wed 12th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
We had a family girl's long weekend in Oxford and could not have chosen a better place to stay. The Westgate is only minutes away from the centre, the accommodation is very good, the breakfasts excellent and the staff are very friendly and helpful. I would recommend this place to anyone
Reviewer:B | Tue 11th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Good place -
Always clean and tidy, helpful and friendly staff, good location.
Reviewer:Elaine G | Mon 10th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Our second visit to the Westgate hotel. Very convenient for Oxford and surrounding area. Our room was small but clean. Excellent breakfast in Conservatory overlooking beautiful garden. The staff are very pleasant and helpful. Good value for Oxford!
Reviewer:Jean L | Sat 8th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Very good -
Very nice and pleasant stay in Oxford! Close to the station and helpfulstaffðŸ‘ðŸ»
Reviewer:Irene W | Fri 7th Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Pleasant stay. -
The hotel is conveniently located a stones throw from the train station.It is a smalland efficient establishment, clean and comfortable.Be warned the stairs are steep and tight but we got our luggage up with no issues.The staff were pleasant and welcoming, we arrived well before check in time having disembarked form QE2 in Southampton early that morning. We hoped we would be able to drop off our luggage and tour the town. They allowed us to check in as our room was ready so we took a quick nap before walking about Oxford.The breakfast in the garden the next morning more then exceeded our expectation with both good service and food.We we regret our stay was so brief.
Reviewer:Stephen H | Sun 2nd Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Wonderful stay -
My family and I stayed in the family room on the first floor. It was clean and comfortable and we had enough space for one night. Breakfast was very good. Hotel staff were all very kind and helpful. I would stay there again.
Reviewer:Nancy F | Sun 2nd Jun 2019 | 7 months ago
Leisure trip -
What a lovely friendly hotel.Clean, helpgul staff and the breakfast was cooked fresh and there was plenty.
Reviewer:Maggie B | Tue 28th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Good location , friendly staff, basic hotel,no thrills
Reviewer:Vehbi D | Tue 28th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Nice staff -
Nice double bed with our own bathroom, clean and quiet room, however we didn't found any gel or shampoo in the bathroom.Tasty breakfast but nobody told us the including breakfast finish at 9.00.We could do the check in early
Reviewer:Marina S | Sat 25th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Clean, comfy, welcoming and very pleasant staff.
Reviewer:Adam L | Wed 22nd May 2019 | 8 months ago
Best two star ever -
My pooch and I loved our â€˜basicâ€™ room in the annex. Quiet and clean as a whistle. And the staff couldnâ€™t have been nicer. As a two star hotel, I give it five stars.
Reviewer:Labatt S | Tue 21st May 2019 | 8 months ago
Warm and friendly -
Looking at the outside of the hotel and the closest vicinityfirst made us doubt the wiseness of our choice. But once inside the very warm and friendly welcome soon dispelled these thoughts. Our rooms were newly refurbished and in perfect condition. The location close to the railway station was convenient. Short walking distance to the city centre. The only slightly negative remark I have is that the bed was a bit on the short side. If you, are, like I am, 6 foot+ your feet will dangle over the edge
Reviewer:Mikael M | Mon 20th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Friendly, clean -
Arrived at the hotel and it does look a bit dated but booked for a convenient location and parking facilities.I had an annexe room with my own ensuite.It was a bit odd being directed from the hotel down a road to the house/annexe but once there it was very clean and I felt safe.I have no criticism apart from maybe better quality pillows as they were really thin.Everyone very friendly and for me, it was a good visit for business.Oxford is very expensive and this offered good value for money given the location.Wifi was good, nice towels, TV, tea coffee etc in the room.Breakfast looked great but sadly did not have time to stay and enjoy it.Would use again if in the area.
Reviewer:Sarah F | Sun 19th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Hi very basic hotel, shared toilet and bathroom, clean but very tired looking. When we checked in our room was actually in a house across the road. Staff very helpful and welcoming.
Reviewer:owen s | Fri 17th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Good hotel -
It's a good hotel calm and clean.A nice breackfast in the terasse whith the sun.I recommend
Reviewer:nathan g | Fri 17th May 2019 | 8 months ago
The Hotel has a terrific location ,was clean and the staff friendly. Parking for the motorcycle was much appreciated.The stairs are pretty tough and would be very hard with a suitcase.
Reviewer:Warren D | Thu 16th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Very nice 3-day stay -
Basic, nothing fancy, but good friendly place.Room was cleaned and re-done nicely every day;breakfast (choice and quality) excellent.Easy walking distance to city center, so we left the car in their car parkfor three days and walked everywhere.Would stay again.
Reviewer:Joe L | Mon 13th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Convenient place to stay -
Very pleased to stay here. If having a chance to visit Oxford we will stay here again. Only one more request is more strong wifi.i
Reviewer:Jitsiri L | Mon 6th May 2019 | 8 months ago
Great place to stay. Close to the town and just across the road from the train station
Reviewer:Daryl B | Mon 6th May 2019 | 8 months ago
well-fed stay half a mile from city centre -
Westgate Hotel is in an easily accessible spot, with parking, close to Oxford City Centre. The breakfast is superb. Friendly staff, responsive to requests. The staircase is a tad steep and narrow, so only suitable for fit people.
Reviewer:Kathy C | Wed 1st May 2019 | 8 months ago
Clean, comfortable beds but dated & quite noisy -
The hotel was well situated for a short walk into Oxford &the station.The staff were lovely, really friendly &helpful &the breakfasts were great.The room was clean &the beds comfortable but the decor was dated.It was noisy at night from traffic &pedestrians.The bath had a crack in it there was only hand wash, no other toiletries or even a hairdryer.It was fine for a get together with friends.
Reviewer:Philippa F | Mon 29th Apr 2019 | 8 months ago
Good Value in an Expensive City -
This hotel offers good value in a very expensive city. Accommodation is without frills but rooms are very clean, beds comfortable and plenty of hot water for the shower. Getting a freshly cooked English breakfast was a real bonus and was of a higher quality than is often found in more expensive establishments.
Reviewer:Alan E | Mon 22nd Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Very Convenient Hotel -
Situated next to the railway station and short walk to city center. Ideal for myself on a short business trip, comfortable bed room with TV, wifi, wash basin etc. Good breakfast and helpful and friendly staff. I would use this Hotel again. Also free parking
Reviewer:David W | Mon 15th Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Good trip -
This hotel is clean, cheap, and has good facilities.
Reviewer:KIZUKU Y | Mon 15th Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Great location to the station just a few min away, easy walk to the centre.Lovely staff that served me a warm breakfast after the breakfast session finished.Not the comfiest bed or electric shower up good enough,
Reviewer:Ana A | Mon 8th Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Friendly staff,lovely room and great breakfast.
Reviewer:Doug J | Sun 7th Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
basic clean hotel -
My son and i had a twin room in the annex across the road and shared the bathroom with one other room.Our room was clean,had comfortable beds and was very quiet.Breakfast in the main hotel was freshly cooked and very good.We thought the annex was a good value for money choice and in a convenient location for the station and city.
Reviewer:DENISE V | Wed 3rd Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Westgate delight -
As soon as we entered the Westgate Hotel, we felt welcomed and at ease, We were served with a smile, and nothing was too much trouble.The room we were give had it's on-suite bathroom. Everything was clean and set out to help you settle in straight away. The WI-fi was free and the we had a lovely breakfast. The location of the hotel is ideal if you travel by train, as it is a 2 minute walk to the door. On the main street into Oxford Center. We will definitely stay again when next in Oxford.
Reviewer:Gerard M | Wed 3rd Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Very decent -
Clean rooms, clean bathroom, good room service. Breakfast was decent although the variety was not great. Very polite staff
Reviewer:Stamatios T | Tue 2nd Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Good location and friendly staff-
Westgate Hotel is located in a good location, walkable distance to Oxford city centre. We stayed in a family room with 1 double and 2 single beds - perfect set up for a family . There is parking next to the hotel. The staff is very friendly . We were able to check in early and leave the car at the car park for 2 hours after we checked out. Breakfast was delicious . Choice of English breakfast , crossaints and cereal. The only negative was that there was no shower gel in the bathroom.
Reviewer:Anna O | Mon 1st Apr 2019 | 9 months ago
Short visit in oxford -
Tv didnt work. Didn't need it or asked to get it fixed. Possible with early check in. Really nice an cosy. Very good breakfast.
Reviewer:Bjarke A | Sun 31st Mar 2019 | 9 months ago
lovely stay -
Warm, comfortable and spotlessly clean. The Staff are all lovely.
Reviewer:Wendy M | Sat 30th Mar 2019 | 9 months ago
central cheap and clean -
small but very clean room, good Price and excellent breakfast. and close to the Center as well.
Reviewer:Matthias D | Fri 29th Mar 2019 | 10 months ago
Staff excellent. Breakfast great. En-suite room spotless. Ticked all the boxes.
Reviewer:Mike A | Wed 27th Mar 2019 | 10 months ago
Cosy basic hotel -
Good location and excellent Wi-Fi! Frendly staff.
Reviewer:Minna Reeta Pii N | Thu 14th Mar 2019 | 10 months ago
Lovely hotel -
We received a warm and friendly welcome on the night we arrived and in the morning at breakfast. The room was spotlessly clean, nicely furnished, good bedding, room and bathroom were cosy and warm. Many thanks for having us.
Reviewer:Sarah M | Wed 13th Mar 2019 | 10 months ago
Nice and comfortable stay -
Thank you for your kindness, quiet astmosphere and friendly approach. It was very nice to spend days in your hotel having really delicious breakfast.
Reviewer:Jana K | Mon 11th Mar 2019 | 10 months ago
Great venue -
Great location close to train station and easy walk to city centre. Friendly welcome by all staff. Unusual set up for annexe accommodation but very quiet and clean and comfortable. Tasty breakfast and accommodating for dietary requirementsat short notice. Would highly recommend.
Reviewer:Janet W | Mon 4th Mar 2019 | 10 months ago
2 night stay in room 2 -
Staff were friendly, obliging and efficient. Bed was very comfy and room clean, although a bit dated, and serviced every day. Breakfast was tasty and plentiful. Dog friendly and on site parking were an advantage for our stay and we would return. Needs a small table in corner for kettle as flex wonâ€™t reach from dressing table!
Reviewer:Judith L | Thu 28th Feb 2019 | 10 months ago
Pleasure stay -
Lovely place and very friendly staff.
Reviewer:Michal S | Mon 25th Feb 2019 | 11 months ago
Welcoming hotel -
Lovely stay. Lovely people. Spotlessly clean.Well situated for a walk into the city.Will use the hotel again
Reviewer:Gail G. H | Sat 23rd Feb 2019 | 11 months ago
Location great, hotel needs some renovation.
Reviewer:Blanka S | Sat 23rd Feb 2019 | 11 months ago
Westgate Hotel -
The helpfulness and friendliness of the staff and the provision of a pleasant clean room, decent breakfast and a parking space were much appreciated.My only concern was what alternative fire escape there might be from the second floor were the stairs impassable.
Reviewer:Elizabeth B | Sun 10th Feb 2019 | 11 months ago
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Reviewer:Yu Chi C | Fri 8th Feb 2019 | 11 months ago
Nice short stay -
Room is a little compact and basic but clean and centrally located. Nice complementary English breakfast.
Reviewer:Aishah P | Fri 1st Feb 2019 | 11 months ago
El hotel estÃ¡ muy bien, muy cerca del centro. La habitaciÃ³n muy limpia y el personal muy amable. El desayuno tambiÃ©n estuvo muy rico. Lo recomendarÃa
Reviewer:Idoia G | Mon 14th Jan 2019 | 1 year ago
Quick trip to oxford -
Location near station made hotel a good starting point for Oxford. We found the accommodation quiet and slept well. Short and easy walk into centre. Staff were helpful and friendly and provided a good breakfast to set one up for the day. Many thanks.
Reviewer:Julian P | Mon 14th Jan 2019 | 1 year ago
Lovely friendly staff. Excellent cleanliness and handy location. One small negative was In the room I was staying in the annexe I could have done with an extra socket by the desk for the kettle.
Reviewer:Tracey J | Mon 26th Nov 2018 | 1 year ago
away from home -
lads are realy well looked after
Reviewer:Tracey Kerry / Carl S | Wed 21st Nov 2018 | 1 year ago
Westgate hotel -
A lovely hotel- clean and warm- in a good position for the city centre. Helpful friendly staff and good facilities. The annexe was in quiet position in a nearby residential street although there was some noise from guests on the floor above late one night.We would definitely stay here on future trips to Oxford.
Reviewer:T | Mon 12th Nov 2018 | 1 year ago
Restful,comfortable and well placed for rail station -
I was travelling for business and needed a billet close to the rail station to take an early train. I was given a room in the annexe. Very peaceful,comfortable, clean. A good night's sleep. Wifi excellent. Didn't have time for breakfast but the Irish breakfast option would have been my preference.
Reviewer:joseph c | Thu 1st Nov 2018 | 1 year ago
Good value for money -
For one night stay perfect
Reviewer:Nicholas C | Thu 1st Nov 2018 | 1 year ago
Very nice stay -
Very good located hotel. 10 min walk from the town centre. Clean and comfortable rooms. Delicious breakfast and very friendly staff
Reviewer:MANUELISA T | Sun 28th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Perfect stay -
We loved our stay at the Westgate Hotel.Comfortable room with all we needed.Delicious breakfast in a cozy dining room. Looking forward to staying again in the near future.
Reviewer:Mrs. CatherineElgie-Peters| Mon 15th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Great staying experience!-
Nice, clean and warmhotel. Close to train station. Breakfast is good. Definitely worth to stay here again!
Reviewer:YA-TING L | Wed 10th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Comfortable, great location -
Very clean, good breakfast, very helpful, easy walk to central Oxford. Almost next to the Thames tow path.
Reviewer:Chris E | Sun 7th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Good but could be better -
Warm welcome from our host. He volunteered to carry our heavy luggage up the stairs for us . Excellent location - easy walk with luggage to and from railway station. Excellent breakfast. Rooms are very dated but exceptionally clean.
Reviewer:Donald B | Fri 5th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Dog friendly -
Westgate Hotel has become our first choice when visiting Oxford by being both centrally located and dog-friendly. Clean, tidy comfortable rooms and a tasty full english breakfast - all at a reasonable price (for Oxford anyway). The staff are always polite. We have to stay quite a way out of the centre if they are full in order to find another place that accepts dogs.
Reviewer:JOHN G | Thu 4th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Recent stay at the Westgate -
Very enjoyable stay at Westgate.Good food, comfortable bed, very friendly and helpful.Convenient location for exploring the city. Can recommend.
Reviewer:Mr. MICHAEL H | Thu 4th Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Comfortable and accessible. -
Comfortabley warm and clean .
Reviewer:Mrs. MeganJohnson| Wed 3rd Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Great and convinient -
the staff were very friendly and the location of hotel was very convinient.I forgot to ask you a receipt. Possible to send it to me to email@example.com ?Thanks!
Reviewer:Masako Y | Wed 3rd Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Great and convinient -
the staff were very friendly and the location of hotel was very convinient.I forgot to ask you a receipt. Possible to send it to me to firstname.lastname@example.org ?Thanks!
Reviewer:Masako Y | Wed 3rd Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Great and convinient -
the staff were very friendly and the location of hotel was very convinient.I forgot to ask you a receipt. Possible to send it to me to email@example.com ?Thanks!
Reviewer:Masako Y | Tue 2nd Oct 2018 | 1 year ago
Clean simple good servicefast breakfast
Reviewer:Mrs. MeganJohnson| Sun 30th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Basic but reasonable -
No frills, but very affordable, you get what you pay for. Quiet room. Nice breakfast
Reviewer:Alex S | Sat 29th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
comfortable and convenient for city centre -
small but very well prepared roomfirst class breakfasta good value comfortable and convenient stay
Reviewer:john w | Sat 29th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
We\'ll Be Back -
Excellent location. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable. Wonderful breakfast. Heard that the main hotel was noisy but we were put up in "the annex"across the road which was quiet and enjoyable. Only downside was that it's a bit overpriced. But in their defense, they pay booking.com a hefty commission. Next time, I'll book directly from the hotel site.
Reviewer:ROY C | Sat 29th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Overnight stay -
Thank you for changing me to a single en suite room at the rear of 8, Abbey road;there it was beautifully quiet and comfortable. The room, facilities, and breakfast were as expected, so all was well , thank you.
Reviewer:Keith S | Mon 24th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Petit hotel parfait-
Nous devions installer nos enfants Ã oxford et cherchions un endroit bien placÃ© et pas trop onÃ©reux . Nous avons sÃ©journÃ© au Westgate pendant 2 nuits, la chambre et la salle de bain etaient propres et modernes. Le petit dÃ©jeuner Ã©tait trÃ¨s bon. Les hÃ´tes Ã©taient excellents et surtout trÃ¨s accueillants. Steve est charmant. Nous avons pu nous garer gratuitement sur le petit parking de l hÃ´tel. L'hÃ´tel est Ã cÃ´tÃ© de la gare , Ã quelques pas du centre et malgrÃ© celala nuit Ã©tait trescalme . Nous reviendrons dans cet hÃ´tel Ã coup sÃ»r et recommandons cette petite auberge .
Reviewer:Raphaele J | Sun 23rd Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Westgate Hotel -
Simple, clean and comfortable
Reviewer:| Sat 22nd Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Good location. Close to Said Business School with parking lot. Good breakfast and friendly employee. Will stay next time.
Reviewer:Fan H | Mon 17th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Quiet night and good value stay -
Very convenient being so close to the station and city centre and all amenities - yet quiet throughout the night. The room was sqacious, very clean and comfortable. Although it was a shared toilet and shower room (as expected from the booking) it was spotlessly clean. Generous and tastey breakfast. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. No frills just what was needed for an overnight stay. All in all good value.
Reviewer:H | Sun 16th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Westgate Hotel, Oxford - great stay. -
We stayed in the annex. Good location, very accessible. Clean and tidy. Had family over for breakfast....great staff and service, very helpful and polite.Good valuefor money.
Reviewer:Richard K | Mon 10th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Very nice -
Lovely host. Few minutes walk from town center. We had a pleasant stay.
Reviewer:Niv H | Sat 8th Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Family run Hotel -
Friendly staff, clean and tidy, nice breakfast, great base for walking Oxford. Many thanks
Reviewer:Kevin T | Sat 1st Sep 2018 | 1 year ago
Weekend in the annex-
The annex was clean and minimal. Was ideal for my needs. Easy walking distance to city centre. Breakfast was hot and cooked to order. Would use avian and would recommend.
Reviewer:bridget p | Sun 19th Aug 2018 | 1 year ago
Home from home stay-
The hotel is unpretentious and relaxed and welcoming. They are happy to try to offer you anything you request. A very well run business. Thanks
Reviewer:Redmond K | Sat 18th Aug 2018 | 1 year ago
Pleasant hotel in great location. -
The staff were excellent and the location great.The room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast good.Only minor quibbles.The breakfast choice could have been better and there was a little street noise, although on my visit it was not enough to stop me sleeping.I fully enjoyed my stay here and would come again.
Reviewer:DAVID N | Thu 16th Aug 2018 | 1 year ago
leuk en net hotel op goede locatie -
eenvoudig maar netjes. Vriendelijk en behulpzaam personeel en er wordt een goed en authentiek ontbijt geserveerd. loopafstand van centrum en Thames.
Reviewer:Louis Van P | Tue 14th Aug 2018 | 1 year ago
Small but nice room. We had to close the window due to the noise from the streetPerfect location - not far from the cityNice garden for breakfast and kind host
Reviewer:Britta W | Wed 1st Aug 2018 | 1 year ago
Nice stay at the Westgate -
We like the Westgate Hotel because of the nice staff, comfortable rooms and simple but perfect breakfast. It's our place to stay in Oxford. Always room for our car to park.
Reviewer:Familie van E | Tue 31st Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Short stay. -
The hotel itself was comfortable, and staff and owner very helpful. Breakfast was good quality and adequate. Our room on 2nd floor was very noisy as we were adjacent to the main road and directly opposite the the youth hostel, whose patrons seemed very noisy until about 1.00am each night. If I were to go to Oxford again I would use the hotel if I could have a room at the back overlooking the garden which was very nicely laid out. The hotel is by the railway station and literally 10 minutes walk from the centre of Oxford.
Reviewer:Wayne S | Sun 29th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Very good and clean hotel -
We spend 2 nights in this hotel. Close to the center of Oxford and very nice personel and good breakfast.
Reviewer:Ronald R | Fri 27th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Very good and clean hotel -
We spend 2 nights in this hotel. Close to the center of Oxford and very nice personel and good breakfast.
Reviewer:Ronald R | Fri 27th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Good location -
Staff friendly. Helpful information.Rooms clean.Garden lovely to sit and have breakfast. Good location for centre of oxford.
Reviewer:Amanda D | Thu 26th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Everything a family hotel should be;accommodation in both senses.
Reviewer:Mr. Mike B | Wed 25th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
escapada a Oxford -
cercano al centro.Buen desayuno.Amabilidad
Reviewer:Angela GARCIA L | Wed 25th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
My stay was comfortable and enjoyable.
Reviewer:Cecilia B | Tue 24th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
West gateHotel Oxford -
Will recommend accommodation to friends and family.Room was nice and clean...felt safe there. Very central. Staff are fabulous...manager....guy with curly hair and specs went out of his way to assist us. Got very good service from all. Breakfast was yummy!
Reviewer:Lily E | Mon 23rd Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Absolutely Spotless -
Spotlessly clean, great location,very generous coffee and tea facilities, great breakfast.
Reviewer:Josette O | Mon 23rd Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Ashby family -
What a great place! We felt so welcom. Specially the granddad made us feel at home!Only minor that the rooms were in a separate building in another street and had no private bathrooms. (but we knew that when we booked)
Reviewer:Margret A | Sat 21st Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Really nice breakfast cafe with garden and conservatory. Nice clean bathrooms. Welcoming host. Lovely central location with all the city center sights within walking distance.
Reviewer:Anne J | Mon 16th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Good value, central, very clean. Great staff. -
Good value, central, very clean. Great staff.
Reviewer:David G | Sun 15th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Lovely service and convenient location -
Very good price/quality ratio, friendly staff and a delicious breakfast, could hardly ask for anything more :)
Reviewer:Joao Paulo Pizani F | Fri 13th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Got the basics spot on -
Just like their website says:comfy bed, clean room and a good breakfast. Nor the most modern or fancy facilities but that is not what I was looking for anyway. A great welcome and helpful staff, enjoyed my stay.
Reviewer:Lewis E | Mon 9th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
wonderful Oxford location -
The Westgate is just one block from the rail station, and an easy walk to town on George Street. Simple room was good value. If you want fancy accommodations, look elsewhere. The staff was wonderful, helpful, and made me at home. Breakfast was excellent and served in the garden.
Reviewer:David K | Fri 6th Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
OX in june 2018 -
Very friendly stuff. Nice Garden ans a good breakfast.
Reviewer:Heinz P | Mon 2nd Jul 2018 | 1 year ago
Spacious family room close to town -
Friendly welcome when we arrived and room clean and well prepared. The weather was hot so the room wasn't the coolest and could be noisy at times with windows open but given the convenient location next to the Station not surprising .All the staff very friendly and lovely included breakfast in the garden. Highly recommended very well located for working in central Oxford
Reviewer:Chris W | Thu 28th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Friendly and comfortable-
Great staff and fabulous breakfasts. Room and whole hotel well maintained and very clean. Only drawback for us was very small room for four night stay, and steep stairs to top floor (no lift).
Reviewer:Ken B | Wed 27th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
My daughter and I had a great stay at Westgate hotel. It is situated very convenient for shopping, river, railstation and nice walks. Very helpful staff and fine breakfast.
Reviewer:Marianne H | Thu 21st Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Good value for money -
Pleasant people, central but quiet spot, good value for money
Reviewer:Flynn B | Sun 17th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Comfortable, homefelt, very good breakfast. -
They are very helpful at arranging my sister parcel from Paddington Edinburgh.
Reviewer:Zigang T | Fri 15th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Oxford accomodation -
Very friendly staff and a nice quiete room.Short walk from train station.If its nice weather take breakfast in the garden.
Reviewer:Katharina K | Tue 12th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Mr & Mrs -
We were very impressed by the cleanlingnessand the comfort of our room although quite small. We also appreciated the helpful and friendly service. If we return to Oxford we will definitely return to your hotel.
Reviewer:David L | Mon 11th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
my view -
it is what it says on the tin a small family run hotel the staff cannot be faulted and the owner is goodit is minutes from the railway station and a few extra minutes from the centre
Reviewer:john g | Mon 11th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Nice place, good location -
A warm welcome at the arrival, staff and owner are really caring and helpful, good location (very close to the train station and charming paths for a walk on the shores of the Thames, near the centrum), excellent bed and breakfast.A little bit "old fashion"but certainly worth the price.
Reviewer:Maureen P | Mon 11th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Nice people, great breakfast -
Everyone at the hotel was very friendly and accommodating and the breakfast was excellent. The location is also great as it is very close to the train station and a short walk to the city center. Make sure you ask for a room not facing the street since the ones that do are very loud at night, and not just the traffic and the trains, but also people talking outside the room. Very difficult to sleep at night.
Reviewer:Pat D | Mon 11th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Lovely oasis in the middle of Oxford -
Staff very friendly and room very clean if a little dated.Enjoyed a delicious and filling breakfast in the lovely garden. Very quiet despite being so close to the main road and railway station. (My only suggestion to have blackout blinds to save waking up too early :))
Reviewer:Linda S | Sun 10th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
Best hotel in oxford -
Awesome staff, very helpful and attentive. Great location near all museums and very good breakfast options. Definitely our favorite place to stay in oxford!
Reviewer:carolyn b | Fri 8th Jun 2018 | 1 year ago
SchÃ¶ne Tage -
Wir sind sehr glÃ¼cklich in diesem Hotel. Das Personal war Ã¤usserst hilfreich und freundlich. Wir wÃ¼rden uns freuen, wenn wir bei einem erneuten Besuch von Oxford hier buchen kÃ¶nnten. Freundliche GrÃ¼ÃŸe an das gesamte Personal.
Reviewer:Reimund K | Thu 31st May 2018 | 1 year ago
As good as it gets -
I stayed there with a colleague for two days to explore oxford. The westgate hotel was a very good choice, for everything is clean, spacious and comfortable. Highly recommanded.
Reviewer:D H | Sun 27th May 2018 | 1 year ago
Like Home -
I liked my stay at the Westgate Hotel very much. Staff was friendly and always helpful. The landlord gave good hints about what to see in Oxford, and which pubs are good. Good value for money and only a short walk to the center. The railway station is practically round the corner.
Reviewer:Urs H | Thu 24th May 2018 | 1 year ago
Hospitable and convenient-
Steps away from the train station and brief walk to Oxford sights.Staff was welcoming and provided helpful guidance for enjoying Oxford.Breakfast in the garden a highlight!
Reviewer:Julie K | Tue 22nd May 2018 | 1 year ago
Very friendly -
I was positively surprised and happy about a quiet night, the friendly staff, a wonderful garden and a nice breakfast! And located very close to the train station - very convenient.Thank you.
Reviewer:Ariane W | Tue 22nd May 2018 | 1 year ago
Excellent service -
Really enjoyed my stay:the landlord was very friendly and helpful, recommending pubs (I did try the Rose &Crown, it was excellent!) and directions. Breakfast was fabulous, the waiting staff were very attentive and the food was of excellent quality and really well-prepared. The room was of a good size for a single, not much storage space but it didn't need it, and plenty of opening windows. I would expect some people to say the decor was tired, but it was simply a few years' old, and everything was clean and the linens fresh. For the price, and the fact there is parking, I couldn't recommend this hotel more highly.
Reviewer:Dawn H | Sun 20th May 2018 | 1 year ago
TrÃ¨s bien -
TrÃ¨s bon accueil du personnel de l'hotel. Chambre confortable ayant tout ce qu'il faut. Hotel Ã 3min Ã pieds de la garde et environ 12min Ã pieds du centre ville.C'Ã©tait parfait pour le sÃ©jour que j'ai eu Ã faire.
Reviewer:Sonia B | Sat 19th May 2018 | 1 year ago
Great service comparing the price!
Reviewer:Tamara B | Fri 18th May 2018 | 1 year ago
Good service, comfortable room, could be better if en-suite available
Reviewer:Kin Man Clement W | Tue 15th May 2018 | 1 year ago
Friendly, helpful hosts -
We found the Westgate friendly and helpful, and enjoyed being able to sit in the garden as the weather was fine. Good location close to the railway station and a short walk into the city centre
Reviewer:Christiana Mary Jane F | Tue 8th May 2018 | 1 year ago
Very convenient lication. Breakfast is nice. Stuff is very warm and nice.
Reviewer:Zhili C | Sun 29th Apr 2018 | 1 year ago
Westgate Hotel -
Helpful staff - very! Especially Stephen who waited up late for me, and helped me a lot.Otherwise okay -
Reviewer:David J | Sun 29th Apr 2018 | 1 year ago
start living -
we have never been to Oxford before, checked its rich history, and the weather, and the hotels we came back yesterday after a long weekend. Oxford ticked all the boxes, the weather was great, and the hotel and staff were absolutely fantastic. The people who are running the hotel Steve/ Gabbie make you feelspecial massive breakfast lovely indoor/outdoor area cannot do enough for your stay to be comfortable, very clean,nice little bar Great location, Thank you.
Reviewer:william h | Mon 23rd Apr 2018 | 1 year ago
Very pleasant hotel at the edge of the city centre -
We stayed in a family room with shared bathroom in the annex building. The room was very pleasant, the bathroom close to the room and the breakfast was great. It was only a 10-15 minute walk to the city center. We had a great time at this hotel.
Reviewer:Judith O | Fri 23rd Mar 2018 | 1 year ago
Lovely Hotel at the heart of Oxford -
Perfect location, tidy room, friendly staff, affordable price, tasty breakfast. All good! I would recommend the hotel to my acquaintances and visit again if I have any chance.
Reviewer:Treewut R | Sat 17th Mar 2018 | 1 year ago
Very comfortable and convenient. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was great. Certainly recommend. Close to railway and easy walk to city centre.
Reviewer:Joan F | Thu 15th Mar 2018 | 1 year ago
Excellent hotel -
Excellent hotel, the location is great and the staff is very friendly. I enjoyed my stay.
Reviewer:Elene L | Fri 9th Mar 2018 | 1 year ago
Comfortable, convenient and friendly -
I had a brief stay here during a business trip.The staff were friendly and helpful and the room clean, tidy and warm.Also highly convenient for the station and Said business school.
Reviewer:Ruth W | Thu 22nd Feb 2018 | 1 year ago
What a wonderful location, an easy stroll into the heart of Oxford and free parking! Who could ask for more? Accommodation good. A clean room, comfy bed and 2 good nights sleep. Breakfast was delicious, perfectly cooked poached eggs and delicious bacon. Staff were all friendly and most helpful. Very good value for money. Thank you for a lovely stay!
Reviewer:Lorraine M | Thu 15th Feb 2018 | 1 year ago
great staff and comfortable stay! -
great staff and comfortable stay!
Reviewer:Yash S | Thu 8th Feb 2018 | 1 year ago
Pleasant B@B in great location-
Basic but very clean B@B. We had a family room and beds were very comfortable and room very large and adequate. Very clean throughout.Shower terrible thatâ€™s why I am giving 4 stars.Staff were very friendly specially the lady at a check in and the young man in reception.
Reviewer:Elena F | Mon 5th Feb 2018 | 1 year ago
All good! -
2nd visit, different room - comfy bed, clean room, and again accommodating of my arrival after midnight. (Didn't really have time for breakfast!)
Reviewer:Graham K | Mon 29th Jan 2018 | 1 year ago
My Adult Son me and our toy poodle-
Our stay was great, a very clean room with great beds and nice linens. My grown up son wanted to see Oxford so after looking up accommodations we found this jewel, it may not be fancy but with the great location, clean room, pet friendly and breakfast it surpassed all our expectations. Weâ€™ll be back.
Reviewer:Judee P | Sat 27th Jan 2018 | 1 year ago
1 night stay-
Great location in Oxford.Room nice and comfortable, and a great breakfast â˜º
Reviewer:DARREN H | Sat 27th Jan 2018 | 1 year ago
Lovely place to stay -
The staff were welcoming and friendly. I felt very safe and comfortable here, plus the room was cosy and cleaned every day.
Reviewer:Desiree P | Thu 25th Jan 2018 | 1 year ago
review of our stay in Westgate -
The room and the bed were good.The bathroom is very tiny. Please clean the space between the shower and the wall because that is very dirty.The breakfast was good.
Reviewer:Paul S | Tue 23rd Jan 2018 | 2 years ago
Outstanding service -
The Westgate Hotel Oxford comes under the "Cheap &Cheerful"category, but it is much more than that. Yes, it was clean, the staff friendly and the bed comfortable. They had taken note of my dietary requirements and served me a substantial bowl of gluten free, soya milk porridge for each breakfast. Now the down points:no towel rail in the shower, nowhere to put it within reach while using the shower. Also the cubicle was so tight that I had to stand with the door open to dry myself! A hook on the back of the door to hang a wet coat would have been an advantage. Finally the TV did not work. That old menace the intermittent fault - picture for five minutes, then a crackling mosaic, then an error message ... I gave up &read a book! But my real praise is for how I was treated on Sunday morning. Because it was snowing I decided to go home on an earlier train. Not only did Steve look up train times for me, and bring down my luggage, he also asked one of his staff to run me to the station in her car to save me calling a taxi. I could not be more grateful. If I have occasion to visit Oxford again I will certainly book in at the Westgate!
Reviewer:Brenda Mary C | Tue 23rd Jan 2018 | 2 years ago
Wonderful Experience -
Indeed a wonderful experience to have stayed at the Westgate, close to the Center and the Railway Station, clean, comfortable, affordable and very professional and friendly staff. Well worth the price for a 2-star hotel.
Reviewer:Carlos C | Tue 9th Jan 2018 | 2 years ago
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Reviewer:wei l | Thu 21st Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
The staffs are friendly and helpful.Breakfast is good (from 7:30-9:00).I stayed in the annex which is a building nearby.Sharing bathroom gave me a strange feeling (a bit uncomfortable).
Reviewer:Huy T | Wed 20th Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
Basic but friendly-
Parking space made available on arrival, everywhere lovely &clean. Room comfortable enough except as it was a cold weekend heat in the bathroom would have been nice. Breakfast tasty &plentiful but a little more variety would have been welcome. All staff very friendly.
Reviewer:CAROL K | Mon 11th Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
Great stay in Oxford.-
Had a wonderful stay. The staff A++. The location was central for my needs. Room extremely clean and comfortable. Great value for money. Would definitely stay again and recommend to friends and family. Great job Westgate Hotel!
Reviewer:Malcolm M | Sat 9th Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
Very good -
I enjoyed my stay. It was clean, comfortable and quiet. Great to have free parking !Nice friendly staff.
Reviewer:Judith H | Sun 3rd Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
Nice place -
Very nice et quiet place. Just a little disappointment about the bathroom.
Reviewer:Lesain J | Sun 3rd Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
Very clean and comfortable with very friendly staff.
Reviewer:Stuart L | Sat 2nd Dec 2017 | 2 years ago
Westgate Hotel Oxford -
Very good position for Oxford centre.Hotel very clean, food good and served quicklyToo many stairs for the elderly!Room quite small but comfortable.
Reviewer:Juliet G | Thu 30th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
good cost/benefit -
Its a simple place, but confortable, clean and near to the station. The breakfast is very good and the staff very thoughtful. The cost / benefit is well worth it. My family enjoyed it. Thank you!
Reviewer:Celia F | Mon 27th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Close attention to detail -
We were very happy with our stay overall:staff were exceptionally (and genuinely) helpful and the the cleanliness of the whole interior and attention to detail were huge pluses. Breakfast very good too. Good value. Only not awarding 5 stars as shower adequate but not not powerful. Stairs quite steep to 2nd floor but not issue for us. Would certainly stay again for all positive reasons above as well as location of only 10 mins or so to city centre.
Reviewer:Allison F | Mon 27th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Perfectly located hotel -
Friendly and helpful staff, clean rooms, breakfast with a smile and perfectly located behind the Railway station of Oxford. No complaints.
Reviewer:Michael T | Mon 20th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
annexe small room stay -
Great stay for business trip. Staff were helpful and welcoming. A good breakfast.The only problem on the Saturday night a continuous extremely loud outside noise woke me up during the night.
Reviewer:Nula I | Mon 20th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Muy recomendable -
La ubicacion esta bien, a pocos minutos caminando del centro. El personal muy amable y el desayuno extraordinario. Muy recomendable
Reviewer:Alicia G | Mon 20th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
We had some wonderful days in Oxford and were happy with the Westgate hotel. Friendly staff, rooms are clean and warm and in two minutes you are by the trainstation, 10 minutes to the coach station.We were happy with Westgate and would choose it again...
Reviewer:Angela Z | Sat 18th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
spot on for price and location -
We were in the annexe, which may not suit some people as it's a two minute walk away across a busy road, however the room was a good size as was the shared bathroom.A friendly place with parking, close to the station and only 10 mins walk to everything.
Reviewer:james M | Thu 16th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Comfortable and convenient -
Very convenient for our stay.Pleasant helpful staff, good breakfasts. Our room and bathroom were a bit basic but we were given to understand that they were due for refurbishment. They were clean and the bed was comfortable.A surprisingly pleasant garden at the rear which we enjoyed looking at from the conservatory at breakfast time.
Reviewer:Patricia D | Wed 15th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
A pleasant stay and comfortable enough to meet the star rating, the stairs were a bit of a problem being the age we are and the twin room could have done with a littlemore room for a three day stay
Reviewer:David S | Tue 14th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Excellent service by staff -
The staff make this hotel - very accommodating for a late check in, excellent service at breakfast and very helpful during the following day in reuniting me with some things I left behind
Reviewer:Dave S | Thu 9th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Westgate hotel -
Clean and pleasant friendly place. Good location for theatre. Good breakfast.
Reviewer:tony p | Wed 8th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Great location, friendly staff, comfortable room -
Great location, friendly staff, comfortable room
Reviewer:Graham K | Mon 6th Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
A gem of a find -
Came across thishotel whilst searching for something else, I live in Scotland and needed accommodation to visit my seriously ill daughter at the jr, what a surprise I found this place to be, friendly, warm, comfortable and nothing at all was a problem with the owner, he couldn't do enough for us, great location, 1st class hospitality and breakfast was second to none, I will definitely return soon, and recommend hotel to anyone I know going to oxford
Reviewer:M H | Wed 1st Nov 2017 | 2 years ago
Clean, affordable and good location -
I found the room I stayed in to be good value for money, and I had a satisfactory stay. The hotel is in a great location, and the room was very cleanly. Well recommended.
Reviewer:Niall G | Tue 31st Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
A family of 3 generations -
Thoroughly enjoyed the warm hospitality accorded to us. Always like the personal touch of family-run establishments.Thank you, Steve &Gabbie.
Reviewer:Azimah R | Mon 23rd Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Perfect stay -
Great service, helpful staff.
Reviewer:Cristian Fernandez V | Tue 17th Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Excellent location near the trainstation, friendly reception, had a good night sleep, great help on indicating where to go
Reviewer:Therese D | Tue 17th Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Ideal location for our stay right next to Oxford rail station - Hotel is clean and reasonably comfortable - and better priced than other hotels in the area.
Reviewer:Jon W | Mon 16th Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
enjoyable stay -
We had a good 5 days stay in westgate. The staffs are friendly, beds are comfy and the breakfast is amazing (especially when u have it in the glass roofed cafe). Tho i do hope that the showers can be upgraded.
Reviewer:Pe Shen L | Mon 9th Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Very convenient for the station-
The single room I stayed in was in an annexe to the main hotel that was a few houses down a side street on the opposite side of the road. It was very clean, quiet and comfortable. I had to get up early, so couldn't stay for breakfast. The staff were welcoming and very helpful with things like storing bags while I was out. I would happily stay there again and it was good value for do close to the station and city centre.
Reviewer:Martin B | Mon 9th Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Oxford stay -
Very good place to stay. Great location. Welcoming helpful staff. We were in "basic"rooms but they were fine, comfortable etc. Would recommend this hotel.
Reviewer:S A | Mon 9th Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Very nice hotel with very friendly managers -
The Hotel is Close to the railway Station and the central bus Station, but although quiet even if it is very near to the Oxford Party mile.The rooms are clean, friendly and the heating functions very well.The breakfast was fine.The Managers where very friendly and helped us with a changer and an iron.
Reviewer:Martina S | Mon 2nd Oct 2017 | 2 years ago
Fantastic hotel -
The hotel is quite near to the city centre, easy access to restaurants, market, grocery shops. The room was clean and cozy. Breakfast is good, the person in charge is helpful and friendly. A convenient stay altogether.
Reviewer:Jaezah Adlina Zainal A | Wed 27th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Oxford for the day -
Our stay at the westgate hotel was very pleasant. The proprietors were very friendly and helpful. The location was great ðŸ‘ just parked and walked down to the city center and the next day took the train to London. Breakfast was very enjoyable.
Reviewer:Linda A | Wed 27th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Nice friendly hotel -
Well located hotel with friendly Staff. Stayed i a basic room which was clean an quiet. Good english breakfast with egg bacon and sausage, served at the table. At sunny weather we had breakfast on the garden terrace. Good value! Recommended!
Reviewer:Staffan M | Mon 25th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Great budget option near station -
Clean, comfy, friendly place to stay with good breakfast
Reviewer:Joanne E | Wed 20th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Oxford Gem -
Described as basic yes but the best value I have had.Clean, friendly, good breakfast, comfortable.
Reviewer:James W | Mon 18th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Family room -
Our stay was a pleasant experience. The room was clean as was the bedding and the pillows and mattress comfortable. The breakfast was adequate but tasty. All the staff that we met were courteous and welcoming
Reviewer:Martyn T | Sat 16th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Super beliggenhed. Hjaelpsomt personale. Dejlig morgenmad. Kan anbefales.
Reviewer:Dorte H | Fri 15th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Friendly, welcoming and helpful. -
The hotel was easy to find. The staff were very friendly and helpful.There was some traffic noise which made sleeping difficult. Breakfast was fine and served with a smile. Free WiFi and off road parking also good.
Reviewer:Andrew T | Fri 8th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Comfortable, if basic -
Comfortable bed, good breakfast, friendly and helpful staff. Possibly not a "hang around the hotel all day"sort of place, and the shared toilet &shower room wouldn't suit everyone. Served me well for a nights rest before work, and I would happily use as a holiday base for myself to explore Oxford.
Reviewer:David P | Tue 5th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
One night stand -
Great little hotel a minutes walk to the train station clean tidy accom with a hearty breakfast
Reviewer:dean powell p | Tue 5th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Excellent Service -
We spent 3 nights here the room was well appointed and very clean the staff friendly polite and very helpful lovely breakfast would definitely stay again
Reviewer:gerald a | Tue 5th Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
No wow factor -
Convenient for what we wanted.
Reviewer:Maureen E | Sat 2nd Sep 2017 | 2 years ago
Beware of which room you are in -
I was in single en-suite room for my first night which is above the conservatory with garden view. It was a great stay with clean room and kettle. The room size in just nice for me however bathroom might be too compact for bigger person. Everything is alright including the train noise as I kept the window opened due to warmness in the room. I was in another room which is next to the main road for the next day. The traffic noise affects my sleeping quality as I have to let the window opened for airflow. I am pleased with the friendly staffs in Westgate. Do book your room through their own website so that you could save Â£5 off the price rack.
Reviewer:Jenne L | Tue 29th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Good experience -
Excellent value for money. Owners charming and helpful and cook abrilliant breakfast.Would be good if there were proper showers not just a rubber hose. Otherwise I have no complaints.
Reviewer:Heather M | Mon 28th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Enjoyed this clean simple accommodation. -
Great staff, lovely breakfast,clean simple room. Older property with charm and history.A bit of a noisy neighborhood, and could have used a fan in the room for cooling and white noise.I would go back!
Reviewer:Robert Y | Thu 24th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Nice and friendly-
We had a very warm and friendly reception at the Westgate hotel. The room we had was in the annex and was tidy and the accommodations clean and in good order. The breakfast was a real pleasure and we can recommend the Westgate to those that are looking for a room to rest and explore the nearby historical Center of Oxford
Reviewer:Philipp K | Tue 22nd Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Vonfortable like home -
I stwy wt the single room with bathroom and its clean confortable itsnt cold. Its to near to the central of oxford city 19 munutes to walk or 6 or 8 street. The people who manage the hotel its so sweet and friendly. The only thing they should keep in mind is the carpet in the hall. Probably creates a musty smell and that can annoy some client. For the rest really thank u im enjoy my visit qt the hotel.
Reviewer:Marina Noelia M | Tue 22nd Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Good location -
Location is great, 20 minute walk from the centre.Hotel is slightly outdated but the service is great.Breakfast in the garden in the sun was great.Free parking &wifi.Great hosts.There are better hotels but this hotel is good value for money
Reviewer:matthew j | Mon 21st Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Budget with some great features-
This hotel is great value when you consider a room in a backpackers hostel is only a little less money. At the Westgate the decor is tired and needs refreshing but on the other hand you get a private room, friendly staff, a comfy, clean bed with a stunning breakfast all in a central location. As long as you accept that the decor is going to be a bit rough, you will not be disappointed with the rest of your stay. The croissants were superb :)
Reviewer:Mike and Julia D | Mon 21st Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Great Value, clean room and good breakfast.Well situated for city centre and train station.
Reviewer:Sarah H | Mon 21st Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Pleasant stay -
Wasnt expecting much considering price and some reviews.The staff all lovely, breakfast very good. My room was non en suite but had sink, wc next door and shower akong corridor.The bed linen, shower and wc were spotless.The carpets, along with paintwork do let the hotel down. Lovely garden out back but never used it.
Reviewer:pauline b | Sat 19th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Wasnt expecting much considering price and some reviews.The staff all lovely, breakfast very good. My room was non en suite but had sink, wc next door and shower along corridor.The bed linen, shower and wc were spotless.The carpets, along with paintwork do let the hotel down. Lovely garden out back but never used it.
Reviewer:pauline b | Sat 19th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Great location, great staff -
This hotel is well located, only a couple of minutes from the train station. The staff were all incredibly friendly. I'd definitely stay here again.
Reviewer:Supawadee M | Thu 17th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Location and staff are very good.
Reviewer:Bin Y | Mon 14th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Good Value For Money -
Much better than first impression. very good value for money. Quality bed sheets and fresh towels, shower worked well and breakfast good. The corridors and my room could do with a fresh coat of paint though but good points outweigh the negatives. Staff very friendly and the location near the railway station is great.
Reviewer:B T | Sat 12th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
2 nÃ¦tter i Oxford -
Meget god beliggenhed. Morgenmad god. Er ldt slidt. Havde et vÃ¦relse med eget bad. Ingen ophÃ¦ng til bruser. Men alt i alt en ok oplevelse
Reviewer:Erik K | Fri 11th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Our rooms were clean and comfortable,breakfast was lovely and the waiters were very nice and friendly.Beds were comfy and the location was great for nearby train station and city centre.We all enjoyed our stay here,and would definitely come back again.
Reviewer:Karen G | Sat 5th Aug 2017 | 2 years ago
Helpful n good location -
Staffs are friendly and helpful, who help us to carry the baggages up to the steep stairs since I have a kid and 2 baggages.Location is v good.
Reviewer:Pui Kwan T | Mon 31st Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Private staying -
Nice hotel. Clean ang good breakfast. The shower could have more water
Reviewer:Tom M | Mon 31st Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
we were happy to stay in Westgate hotel -
Nice "hotel"or bed and breakfast.Good location by railway station (about 3-5 minutes walk, but trains were not disturbing the sleep) and guite near the city Centrum (about 10-15 minutes walk to Carfax).Frienly family driving the "hotel". Fresh and tasty breakfast serving to table.Very beautiful garden.As hotel 2 stars, as bed and breakfast 5+++ stars
Reviewer:kirsi j | Sun 30th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Does the iob -
Clean, friendly and adequate accommodation. Close enough to the centre of town (10 min walk) and far enough away from the pubs and clubs to be quiet.
Reviewer:Tim S | Mon 17th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Good location and nice atmosphere-
We enjoyed our stay and felt very welcome, we'd definitely stay again if we head to Oxford
Reviewer:Grainne S | Mon 17th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
westgate hotel -
freindly staffgreat breakfastvery clean room
Reviewer:sheila g | Sun 16th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Gem of a place to stay! -
Perfect hotel! The location is a quick and easy walk from the train/bus station.Simple walk to any business, market, shopping, pubs, and access to the River Thames walkway...beautiful. Dined every morning for breakfast in the garden which is beautiful.Perfect place to stay!We will return.
Reviewer:Mr. John Lucien E | Sat 8th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Keep it up! -
Good value for money from friendly people. I enjoyed my stay.
Reviewer:Almut B | Sat 8th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Stay in Oxford end of june 2017 -
Very nice and friendly Hotel, staff tries to fullfill every wish! rooms proper and silent, no noise during night!
Reviewer:Beata l | Thu 6th Jul 2017 | 2 years ago
Great breakfasts!!! -
Only a few blocks walk from the train station so very convenient.20-25 minutes walk to the core of the city.We stayed in an annex a short walk from the hotel.Comfortable with lots of room.Not fancy but clean.Shared bathroom with one other room.Breakfast was so good, and included in our price.
Reviewer:Sheila K | Thu 29th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Good location -
Ideally placed for those coming and going by train with a lovely breakfast
Reviewer:Gillian s | Thu 29th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Great value for money -
Comfortable, good service, clean, friendly staff.
Reviewer:Raluca B | Thu 29th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Expensive, outdated but convenient -
The price is a lot and surely only driven by the proximity to the train station. The room itself was fine. The shared bathroom did not have a shower ie you must run an actual bath. In general the hotel is quite dated.
Reviewer:Doug R | Wed 28th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Comfortable and friendly -
I spent two nights here. My room with en suite was comfortable and clean. The staff were friendly and helpful. It is not a glamorous or luxurious establishment,but nor does it pretend to be. It was a good place to come back to, after some very busy days spent in intensive study. In other words, it does what it says on the can!
Reviewer:Hilary K | Mon 26th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
to be recommended -
HÃ´tel trÃ¨s bien situÃ©, proche de la gare pour les arrivÃ©es tardives et du centre ville ( 10 min Ã pied) . PossibilitÃ© de promenade Ã piedcar Ã proximitÃ© immÃ©diate de la riviÃ¨re. accueilchaleureux et attentif. jardin pour le petit dÃ©jeuner qui est copieux. Les chambres basiques sont Ã l'annexe dans une petite maison voisine, trÃ¨s simples mais vous avez une bouilloire ce qui est toujours apprÃ©ciable!
Reviewer:Marie-Christine V | Sun 25th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Weekend Away -
Stayed here recently, very friendly people who could not do enough for us. Our daughter is in University there so we know the area quite well and this is in great location. We will definitely stay here again.
Reviewer:L | Wed 21st Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
excellent by a friendly reception -
I'll continue in German for avoiding not intended ambigious phrases:Ich hatte das Hotel wegen seiner gÃ¼nstigen Lage ausgesucht,ganz nahe beiBahnhof und Busbahnhof und auch nicht weit vom Stadtzentrum. Als ich ankam, fiel mir sofort der freundliche Empfang auf, die Hilfsbereitschaft bei allen Fragen und Problemchen (z. B.:Wie bekommt man den Wasserkocher fÃ¼r den Tee in die Steckdose?). Alles wurde schnell geklÃ¤rt, und so blieb es wÃ¤hrend meines ganzen Aufenthalts.So konnte man sich z.B. das reichhaltige FrÃ¼hstÃ¼ck ganz individuell zusammenstellen. Meine BefÃ¼rchtung , daÃŸ StraÃŸen- und EisenbahnlÃ¤rm stÃ¶ren kÃ¶nnten, erwies sich als unbegrÃ¼ndet, die Fenster halten ihn vorÃ¼glich ab. Alles, was in der Beschreibung angegeben war, war vorhanden und funktionierte. So konnte ich meinen Aufenthalt optimal gestalten, und in Erinnerung bleibt mir vor allem die freundlich AtmosphÃ¤re.Ingrid Krauskopf
Reviewer:Ingrid K | Tue 13th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
My third stay .... -
....and I felt totally at home. Yes, rooms are tiny and there's no lift, but same applies to my legal dwelling. Same excellent breakfast and friendly family as last year, and outlook over garden/courtyard even better
Reviewer:Mr. Michael B | Mon 12th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Breakfast is very good!
Reviewer:Sachiko M | Fri 9th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Nice, clean and very helpful staff -
I stayed there for two nights. I was travelling for a conference and I had an excellent stay. It is very close to the train and bus station and also very close to the city centre yet in a quiet area. The rooms are nice and clean and the owner is very helpful and kind. Breakfast is excellent. Really good relationship price-quality. I am going to stay in the same place whenever I go back to Oxford.
Reviewer:Judit Vall C | Thu 8th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Weekend in Oxford -
We had an fantastic stay at Westgate Hotel. Perfect location, lovely breakfast and friendly staff.
Reviewer:Richard S | Mon 5th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Weekend in Oxford -
Good value for money including breakfast and parking availability. Perfect to walk to city center.
Reviewer:Fabio B | Sun 4th Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
GREAT VALUE JUST WHAT I NEEDED -
Abdolutely perfect stay but I did refret the total lack of toiletries and the bathroom does need a lot of basoc cleaning work done NOW
Reviewer:David H | Sat 3rd Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Great staff and location -
All smiles!The wonderful staff saw to our every need.Relaxed in the garden.
Reviewer:Mr. Norman G | Fri 2nd Jun 2017 | 2 years ago
Westgate Hotel -
Convenient location, basic accommodation which is to be expected at the competitive rates, excellent breakfast and brilliant service, the owner could not have been more welcoming, considerate and genuine.
Reviewer:Louise A | Tue 30th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Reviewer:An Chi C | Tue 30th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Steve The Manager was very helpful
Reviewer:Sarah G | Mon 29th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Good Standard of Hotel -
The Hotel was clean and comfortable the room was clean and tied coffee and tea supplied in room. The room included breakfast which was very good Full English, cereal, Fresh Fruit, Toast, Fresh Juice, Tea and Coffee. Had a very good stay Thank you.
Reviewer:karl b | Sun 28th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Friendly and close to railwaystation -
Nice and informative host. Simple standard but nice. A bit noisy outside (saturday evening) but earplugs ok for us.No elevator but host carried our bags. Breakfast good, pieces of fruit, cereals, milk, toast, even english breakfast on request included.Close to besutiful riverpath and older parts of Oxford. Perfect IF you fint prefer luxury.
Reviewer:Eva L | Sun 28th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Every thing is goodBut no hairdryer in another buildings
Reviewer:chun ju s | Sun 28th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Awesome hotel to stay at Oxford -
Awesome hotel to stay at Oxford, very near to railway station and city centre.Offers excellent break-fast
Reviewer:Shirish G | Fri 26th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Needs a renewal -
The room is clean but everything is very very old. The furnitures, the bath.. The bed was a little bit unconfortable. In the bathroom you just find handsoap. However, the breakfast was excellent and the staff is really kind and helpful.
Reviewer:Sara Rodriguez A | Wed 24th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Convenient and accommodating-
Stayed here whilst visiting our daughter who studies in Oxford. Our Lhasa Apso dog was also with us, comfortable room, nice breakfast and car parking too, great value for money and friendly owner as well
Reviewer:Philip B | Mon 22nd May 2017 | 2 years ago
Weekend trip... -
Great beds, lovely soft towels, fab breakfast, great host... but decor in need of serious upgrading. Thing is this didn't deter from the stay which we all enjoyed. In some ways a liitle gem and providing you don't want the travel/premier cloning decor etc you'll be fine!
Reviewer:Julia W | Mon 22nd May 2017 | 2 years ago
15 days in Oxford -
I spent 15 days at the Westgate Hotel and enjoyed every minute. The position is ideal because it is just 5 minutes away from the city center. It was really easy to reach since itis near both the train and the bus station. People working there ate nice and friendly. Romms are clean. There is choice and variety of foid for breakfast. I particularly enjoyed the nice garden and eating outside. I think the shower room without a window is the only thing that could be improved. I will be back.
Reviewer:Yvonne M | Sun 21st May 2017 | 2 years ago
Westgate Hotel- Oxford-
Location was great. Staff was very friendly and attentive.The room was comfortable and clean rooms.Tasty breakfast.
Reviewer:Monta K | Wed 17th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Small friendly hotel, lovely staff & good location -
Spent 2 nights here for a weekend break. We wanted somewhere near enough to walk to the centre &get to Oxford attractions. Perfect location just 10 minutes away from the centre, standard en-suite room &welcoming friendly staff. Breakfast buffet including an English breakfast with cereals, fruit, croissants, toast etc &more offered by the friendly staff if you're not full enough! Ideal for a short break &good value for money. Only downfall is limited parking so get there early.If we're ever back in Oxford we would definitely stay here again. Thank you Westgate.
Reviewer:Mr. Philip B | Wed 17th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Stay Abbey Road nr 8 -
Dear,The reception was friendly. I was a little bit disappointed that my location was not at The Westgate Hotel. Also I had thought that toilet and shower would be in the room and not shared but that I had not read properly in advance.My room was very quietly, but maybe I was lucky because I think I was the only person in the building. I slept very well after a long day. The breakfast to my surprise was excellent including fruitsalad and english breakfast.The location near the railway station and the Paul Rodgers concert at the New theatre nearby were excellent.So I enjoyed my stay and would probably come again.
Reviewer:Marc B | Tue 16th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Just what I wanted -
This friendly hotel is a short walk from the middle of Oxford and provided an excellent base for my one night stay. The hotel staff were helpful and welcoming, my room was comfortable, clean and quiet. Breakfast was excellent and the free on-site parking much appreciated.
Reviewer:Caroline M | Sun 14th May 2017 | 2 years ago
excellent short break -
Having booked a room for three nights I was concerned to read some very negative reviews on another site.They were completely unjustified, I had a comfortable, clean room, the staff were friendly, the breakfasts were excellent and the hotel is in easy walking distance from the City centre, just what I wanted for a short breakThank you, I recommend you and I will come back
Reviewer:ken g | Fri 12th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Stay review -
It is close to city centre and train station so it is easy to commute. Parking facility is good. Breakfast was good.The room was reasonable state but there was no shower gel in the room. Overall, the stay was good.
Reviewer:Nwe Ni T | Wed 10th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Eine gute Location -
Ein etwas heruntergekommenes Hotel mit einem sehr netten Besitzer. Die Zimmer sind sauber, klein, aber praktisch eingerichtet. Durch die relative CitynÃ¤he ist alles gut zu Fuss zu erreichen.
Reviewer:Bernhard S | Tue 9th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Tatty, but functional... -
This place is tatty but functional, and very near Oxford station. I was in a house up a side road:an annex to the main hotel.
Reviewer:Philip L | Mon 8th May 2017 | 2 years ago
Friendly and welcoming -
Friendly staff, Clean rooms and basic full english breakfast
Reviewer:Georgina J | Wed 3rd May 2017 | 2 years ago
Friendly and welcoming -
Friendly staff, Clean rooms and basic full english breakfast
Reviewer:Georgina J | Wed 3rd May 2017 | 2 years ago
Good and fair -
We had small rooms with private bathroom.It was very good,very clean,fairly to the price we have paid.We had a full english breakfast included,and tea and cofee in the room.The owner and the staff were very friendly.They also have a shop near hotel.It was useful.We have just one disappointment:the radiators from rooms don't work properly.It's warm on stairs,halls,lobby,but not in the rooms.After all,is a house from 19th century,we should not expect too much.It's ok for a short time.
Reviewer:Florentina Daniela I | Sat 29th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
The hotel was value for money clean with friendly staff. The breakfast was very good and located near the railway station.
Reviewer:Elaine A | Thu 27th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Thehotel is really closed to the station and easy to find.I booked two rooms and both of them are clear and warm. The host is friendly and kind that tried his best to satisfied our needs.
Reviewer:ZHAOYI W | Mon 24th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Friendly staff and great breakfast -
Charming hotel with good service located just a two-minute walk from the train station with trains to and from London and several local buses. Basic, decently sized rooms equipped with comfortable beds. Clean sheets and towels. Every morning the plentiful, delicious breakfast was served with a smile. Staff attentive to detail and also helpful regarding advice on what to see and where to go. Our four-night stay with our three children aged 7, 9 and 11 was a great success indeed. We hope to do it again.
Reviewer:Mr. Mikael S | Fri 21st Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
nice breakfast and warm service -
The hotel is very close to the railway station and not far from the city center and is very convenient. I really love the breakfast there and the warm service. The managerï¼ˆI'm not sure whether the elderly gentleman is the manager)is really very kind and have very good manners and a sense of humor. My daughter really loves here and hopes we could visit here again.
Reviewer:Qi S | Tue 18th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
very pleasant -
very traditional, small hotel. The rooms are small but clean, the breakfasts are good, and the staff is friendly.The main attraction is the position close to the station an well served by buses.
Reviewer:claudine p | Fri 14th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Nice stay for your journey -
It was a nice, clean Hotel. The staff was very nice and attentive and they had a great breakfast. They have a lovely little cafe in the back where you can enjoy your tea both inside and outside.
Reviewer:Miss. Julia G | Wed 12th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Review title -
The location is good even though it could be some noise in the evening. Steep and narrow stairs holds the rating back.
Reviewer:Mr. Hans M | Tue 11th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Tiny but clean room. 1 light and TV donÂ´t work.
Reviewer:Guido K | Thu 6th Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Really good -
Lovely staff, perfect place to put your head down after a full day at a work conference. Bring your binoculars for the room TV (its tiny!) but all in all recommend this place
Reviewer:Charlie C | Mon 3rd Apr 2017 | 2 years ago
Lovely, comfortable, convenient-
Westgate Hotel offered a clean, comfortable stay located conveniently by the Oxford station. I was welcomed by the lovely, warm staff who made me feel right at home! It was my first night in England, having travelled alone from Australia. The room was incredibly comfortable but spacious - exactly what I was after!I definitely recommend this hotel if you're looking for somewhere quiet but within walking distance to everything you need :)
Reviewer:Doris T | Wed 29th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
Good B and B -
Great location lovely breakfast would stay again
Reviewer:Michael S | Mon 27th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
Enjoyed the stay -
Hi everyone,I was travelling to Oxford this weekend with my Mom and my dog. We chose Westgate hotel. The reviews were not quite welcoming but I disagree. The location is great, staff is welcoming, shower and WC are very clean. We enjoyed the stay.
Reviewer:Nadezda L | Mon 27th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
Short stay -
Basic facilities, no frills, good value and very close to town with parking.
Reviewer:ALAN P | Mon 27th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
one night stopover -
The hotel could do with a bit of TLC, the staff were friendly, the room was pleasantly clean, tidy, and comfortable, hotel location was good to walk into Oxford.Good breakfast, value for money, we would stop again
Reviewer:Paul D | Thu 23rd Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
I really enjoyed everything! Our room was very very clean and tidy!! I loved the people, they were very friendly!Really tasty breakfast!Central location, only 10 min walk!
Reviewer:Miss. Ioanna P | Mon 20th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
Great location -
Centrally located, no thrills hotel.
Reviewer:Katie G | Thu 16th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
nice location, nice people -
The hotel is really very close to the train station.It is just a few minutes walk to the city centre.It is very easy to book a place.The people who work in the hotel from the reception to the people who prepare our breakfast are really nice and friendly.
Reviewer:Mr. carlito r | Mon 13th Mar 2017 | 2 years ago
It was a nice stay. I liked that all what I needed was in the room. It was a bit cold though. It was also nice that the breakfast was being prepared at the moment.
Reviewer:Ms. Ana Karen Negrete G | Mon 7th Nov 2016 | 3 years ago
cost efective -
very enjoyable stay after seeing a concert in town
Reviewer:Mr. peter c | Mon 10th Oct 2016 | 3 years ago
Great \'Mine Host\' -
Steve Jones's attentiveness and humour raised our stay well above the official 2 star status.Many thanks from us both for that.OK bedroom was "neat"and details on the updating were missed on a couple of the days but the consistently very high quality of the breakfasts more than outweighed that. The fried eggs each day were 'just as Mum used to cook them'!Cairns Mason
Reviewer:Mr. Cairns M | Thu 6th Oct 2016 | 3 years ago
delta services -
a good hotel to stay as contractors lovely lady owner
Reviewer:Mr. JohnB | Fri 9th Sep 2016 | 3 years ago
A very good stay. -
My wife and I enjoyed a very good two nights in this very central location. The breakfasts were superb and very filling! I can unreservedly recommend this hotel.
Reviewer:Mrs. Coleen W | Thu 4th Aug 2016 | 3 years ago
Very nice hotel, price/quality ratio definitely worth it! -
The hotel was very nice! The room was clean and comfortable, the breakfast was rich, and the staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Thank you very much for your hospitality! I will definitely come back
Reviewer:Ms. Elena S | Sun 31st Jul 2016 | 3 years ago
cozy room, excellent breakfast
Reviewer:Mrs. Anne G | Wed 13th Jul 2016 | 3 years ago
Very good! -
Very good location for students with a delicious home made breakfast!
Reviewer:Mrs. Alice A | Sun 10th Jul 2016 | 3 years ago
Great Location and Great Service -
My wife and I stayed here while visiting our son at Oxford. We arrived a day late, and our hostess thanked us for informing them of the date change because otherwise she would have worried about what had happened to us! We were within easy walking distance of the city. Breakfasts were wonderful - especially enjoyed the fruit salad. I will definitely book here next time we visit Oxford.
Reviewer:Mr. Stephen D | Thu 23rd Jun 2016 | 3 years ago
Lovely stay -
The westgate hotel is run by lovely people who cant do enough to help, excellent breakfast the friut salad was beautifully prepared and the poached eggs cooked to perfection with only a short walk to the town it is ideally situated , our room was clean and with a shower that i could actually work out how to use for a change.we look forward to our return.Thank you
Reviewer:Mrs. Fenella L | Tue 17th May 2016 | 3 years ago
Warm welcome -
A very nice place to stay. I've been very impressed to have few welcome word in French (my mother tongue).Next time I'll go to Oxford, I know where I'll book a room.
Reviewer:Ms. PatriciaS | Mon 2nd May 2016 | 3 years ago
Excellent and convientient place to stay in Oxford -
I only spent on night at Westgage because I was in Oxford for an event at the Said Business school. Perfect location, easy-check-in, classic England treatment, hot shower, yummy breakfast, so close to the event and the rail. Loved it! Thanks Westgate!
Reviewer:Miss. Jaime L | Sat 2nd Apr 2016 | 3 years ago
Good value -
Comfortable stay and cosy room. Very much enjoyed! Breakfast was good, too.
Reviewer:Gemma P | Mon 14th Mar 2016 | 3 years ago
Quaint and Cozy -
Friendly staff, clean rooms, and great location close to the train station (where you can also catch the hop on hop off bus tour of the city). It's also close to SaÃ¯d business school (across from the train station) for anyone doing MBA interviews.
Reviewer:Miss. Bethany L | Tue 23rd Feb 2016 | 3 years ago
west gate hotel -
great nights stay. they could,nt of been more helpful plus a wonderful breakfast.
Reviewer:Mr. peter c | Tue 22nd Dec 2015 | 4 years ago
Basic but comfortable-
our room was basic but comfortable for what we needed it for. Room was clean and tidy and beds were comfortable too. Cheap room which was a plus! Only downside no bathroom in our room so had to walk down the hall for shower etc. Didn't wake up in enough time for breakfast either. Would definitely recommend to people if your going on night out for the price. Thanks westgate
Reviewer:Miss. StaceyC | Mon 21st Dec 2015 | 4 years ago
Comfortable, Safe and Friendly -
I am a 32 year old female who always travels alone when visiting friends and I thought this place was safe and very well priced (double twin - as the single was booked). The hotel is family run and very friendly, the breakfast service was polite and professional. I really recommend this place as it's also right next to the train station so you can drop off your bags and then take a 5 min walk into Central Oxford :)
Reviewer:Rebecca E | Fri 18th Dec 2015 | 4 years ago
Breakfast excellent. Room was OK, it would be great if the windows could be opened to get in some fresh air sometimes.
Reviewer:Mr. Anett R | Mon 23rd Nov 2015 | 4 years ago
Nice clean tidy room ensuite very clean. Lovely stay all round staff polite and helpful. Breakfast was nice and fresh. Definitely would stay there again.
Reviewer:Miss. natalie b | Sun 1st Nov 2015 | 4 years ago
Customer friendly -
Though I had mingled up the date and was very late because of flight delay the landlady waited for me and did not make me feel any annoyance. The room was o.k. with all you need, simple and a little worn, not very silent because of the road outside. I did not try the breakfast because I took it with friends whom I came to visit.
Reviewer:Mrs. Ute S | Mon 31st Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
Lovely hotel but loud in rooms facing street -
My wife and I very much enjoyed the friendly staff and tasty breakfast at the Westgate Hotel. However, we were in a room facing the road, and had a terrible sleep because of how loud the traffic and kebab van are;it was also warm in the room, but we could not open the window due to increasing the already considerable noise. I have stayed here before, however, and found the back of the hotel much quieter.
Reviewer:Mr. Matthew H | Sat 22nd Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
Lovely family-run hotel -
I really enjoyed staying at this hotel as it is conveniently located and very good value for money. The owner was friendly and helpful throughout our visit. We had a bit of bad luck with some sticky cutlery at breakfast but the breakfast offered was very generous:croissant, tea &coffee, juices, cereal, toast and eggs, bacon, sausage and tomato.
Reviewer:Miss. Maureen M | Mon 17th Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
GOOD STAY -
Despite is not a luxurious hotel, my stay has been very good in the room that was not inside hotel, but in a house near it. Just a bit scared to be there alone (in the hotel I would be felt more protected but maybe less confortable). It was very quiet and nice, with bathroom inside, TV and clean towels everyday. Breakfast was good especially for cooked food but I eat only sweet things in the morning, so I could eat only fresh fruit, juice and toast with jam. Maybe it could be better to have more choice on sweet food for breakfast such as cakes, croissants and biscuits. The hotel has a good location just 10 minutes walking from the centre, passing near railway, bus and taxi stations. The owners have been very nice, I could also borrow an hair drier and an adaptor, finally also I could leave my baggage in the hotel the last day, after the check out until my bus arrived.
Reviewer:Miss. LAURA F | Sat 15th Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
Two night stay -
Nice older type hotel, and few minutes from rail station and bus routes inc tour buses!I had an annexe room just around the opposite road to the hotel, which was very nice.Breakfast good too!Would use again!Neil Mitchener
Reviewer:Neil Mitchener| Fri 7th Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
It was good experience when we reached there they said they still cleaning and when I went to check out no body was opening the door that lady who in reception was talking on phone for ages but good experience
Reviewer:Mr. Meygan R | Mon 3rd Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
Great location -
Ideal accommodation if you want to be close to the station. Linen sheet &pillow case appreciated. Good quality bacon at breakfast. some road noise but ok unless you're a light sleeper. Pretty garden.No frills but fine for the price - bearing in mind that Oxford is astronomical!
Reviewer:Mrs. JULIE W | Sun 2nd Aug 2015 | 4 years ago
Married couple with Pet Dog -
Being a disabled couple with our room on the top floor, and no lift, we found it difficult coping with the stairs when ever leaving or returning to our room. The room was nice and cosy and the bed was very comfortable. We could not fault the food but were disapointed when we were told that we could not have our Dog with us at Breakfast time, considering that this is a pet friendly hotel we found was unacceptable as it meant leaving the animal in a room by himself or my wife and I having breakfast at different times, which is what happened. Apart from this minor mishap I can say we enjoyed our stay at your hotel.To improve may I suggest that, even though I know that you are limited for space, if you try to accomodate for customers with pets an area were they can have breakfast together
Reviewer:William T | Tue 14th Jul 2015 | 4 years ago
Overnight stay. -
The Hotel was very friendly. The beds were comfortable. The room had all that we needed. Lovely dining room and breakfast.
Reviewer:Mrs. Julie K | Thu 9th Jul 2015 | 4 years ago
Everything allright -
The breakfast was really good and the stuff very friendly.The room smelled like smoke but was clean and spacious.The facilities were cleaned up every day.
Reviewer:Ms. Natalie R | Wed 8th Jul 2015 | 4 years ago
Quick stay at the Westgate -
We arrived late on Friday and were off first thing Saturday, but this was still a good experience. Room comfortable and well equipped. Breakfast served promptly and pleasantly and was very tasty. Good value, too. We'll be back!
Reviewer:David S | Sun 28th Jun 2015 | 4 years ago
FANTASTIC PLACE -
Close to City Center, in front of the Train Station. Is really Familiar Place, we have enjoyed there.
Reviewer:Patricia Perez H | Tue 23rd Jun 2015 | 4 years ago
Lovely place to stay , would stay again.-
Stayed in the annexe. Was well presented , clean and tidy. Breakfast was enjoyed.
Reviewer:Ms. CorinneWintle| Tue 2nd Jun 2015 | 4 years ago
Nice stay -
Great location, nice breakfast, enjoyed use of pool. Room decor especially in bathroom a little dated.
Reviewer:Miss. Sarah T | Mon 1st Jun 2015 | 4 years ago
Excellent value for the price -
Got their en suite annex, completely separate of everything else, nice and quiet. For about half the price of nearby hotel rooms! A tiny bit less nice, a tiny bit worn out, but still excellent value for the price. Wifi worked flawlessly too. Breakfast was fine, with the owner (I guess) serving guests. Seemed to be a family run business.
Reviewer:Mr. Marton B | Sat 30th May 2015 | 4 years ago
Not the Ritz but comfortable and casual -
The hotel is an older one, and could do with a revamp. However, it had everything we needed for a comfortable stay, and the staff were friendly and accommodating. The free carpark out front was a godsend as we didn't need to move the car - you could simply walk anywhere in town in ten to fifteen minutes. As a value-for-money place it was a great stay!
Reviewer:Z S | Wed 27th May 2015 | 4 years ago
Very reasonably priced utility hotel.If all you all you want is somewhere to sleep and have breakfast, great. Have used hotel before when in Oxford and will return again if in the area.
Reviewer:Mrs. Davina C | Fri 22nd May 2015 | 4 years ago
staff make an extra effort -
While the rooms are basic, they also are clean. Staff made an effort to help me out when I had a travel delay and arrived late, for which I thank them. The breakfast is great - this hotel offers excellent value for money
Reviewer:Dr. Kimberly F | Fri 22nd May 2015 | 4 years ago
Great location:10 minutes walk to the city centre. Lovely hotel with friendly staff. Breakfast was easy, but very good. Rooms were very clean and had enough space.
Reviewer:Miss. Lincy van M | Wed 20th May 2015 | 4 years ago
Oxford short break -
Pleasant old-fashioned hotel, good English breakfasts, friendly management, excellent location for walking into the city, coach &railway stations.Some items not working in the room but comfortable bed.
Reviewer:Mr. Keith H | Fri 24th Apr 2015 | 4 years ago
Respectable establishment -
I stayed here for one night, and the facilities were appropriate for the price. The service was good:although it took me a while to find anyone at reception, they upgraded my room for free given there was space. Breakfast was of a good quality:a freshly cooked English breakfast (minus beans) plus fruit salad, cereal and toast. The only trouble i had in the morning was the showers. They were difficult to figure out, but they did work in the end.
Reviewer:Mr. Graziano B | Tue 21st Apr 2015 | 4 years ago
great hospitality -
Westgate staff made me feel very welcome. The room was clean and excellent value for money in Oxford
Reviewer:Ms. KimberlyF | Wed 15th Apr 2015 | 4 years ago
Sweet budget hotel -
The staff were extremely friendly, the room was clean and the grounds were beautiful - i had a lovely breakfast looking onto the garden in the sun. As expected for the price the room is very dated, had a single bed and only a toilet on the 2nd floor no shower facilities. But I felt safe and well looked after.
Reviewer:Ms. BeckyF | Mon 13th Apr 2015 | 4 years ago
A good, no frills hotel with 1st class breakfasts! -
Conveniently located within walking distance of city centre, excellent breakfast with very helpful management.
Reviewer:Mr. Graham E | Mon 6th Apr 2015 | 4 years ago
fine hospitality -
While the rooms are basic, this hotel is clean and staff make an effort to make the stay comfortable. Little details, like the big variety of fresh fruit in the salad, show the staff care. Westgate is minutes from the train station, very close to main attractions, and excellent value for Oxford
Reviewer:Dr. Kimberly F | Thu 26th Mar 2015 | 4 years ago
Another comfortable night -
Always friendly and welcoming. Clean, pleasant rooms and an excellent breakfast
Reviewer:Mr. Jem P | Mon 23rd Mar 2015 | 4 years ago
Welcoming, friendly -
Staff were welcoming and accommodating;very helpful.
Reviewer:Mr. S H | Tue 10th Mar 2015 | 4 years ago
value for money if you travel with a dog in Oxford -
Westgate offers a good breakfast - the Annex single en suite is the best room at an affordable price in Oxford if you are staying with a dog - decor is not elegant, but the room is comfortable &the door opens directly into a garden
Reviewer:Dr. Kimberly F | Sun 8th Mar 2015 | 4 years ago
Good We only stayed for one night but wewould stay again and reconmend it
Reviewer:Mr MRs Brian R | Mon 2nd Mar 2015 | 4 years ago
Nice, Clean and Cosy -
Great central location although isolated as was in the annex - This allowed privacy too which I liked. The room was cosy with tea and coffee, extra electric heater. I would book again, The only downside was the shower was not hot enough
Reviewer:Mrs. Kate J | Sat 24th Jan 2015 | 5 years ago
Great dog friendly hotel -
This is the nicest budget dog friendly hotel in Oxford. If you are travelling with your dog, you are best off in the annex rooms (which have a garden). I regularly travel with my dogs, and it is such a nice change for my well-travelled and beautifully behaved companions to be unconditionally welcomed
Reviewer:Ms. Kimberly F | Tue 20th Jan 2015 | 5 years ago
Stay at WH January 6 and 7 2015 -
Overall satisfactory.Very good cooked breakfasts quickly served.On first night cold water tap not working so had to clean my teeth with hot water.This was rectified for second night when I reported it. However, it suggests that rooms are not carefully checked in advance of new guests arriving against a check list of key points ( of which running water is a must ). I believe this ought to happen. Helpful staff. Hotel could do with a paint facelift. For example, one of the external letters at the entrance to the hotel in WESTGATE HOTEL ( see photo above ) was missing and created a poor, initial impression to first time guests. I have marked 4 below but was seriously thinking about giving 3.
Reviewer:Sam Luckin| Sun 11th Jan 2015 | 5 years ago
Lovely, friendly staff. Lady stayed up waiting for us due to our very late check in as we travelled from Manchester;thanks! Breakfast was lovely and again staff were lovely. Would recommend requesting an en suite or you will need to use the communal toilets /shower (we weren't fussed however we did get a free upgrade when we got there which was nice). Good for the price and would recommend it to anyone stopping in Oxford :0)
Reviewer:Helen W | Sat 27th Dec 2014 | 5 years ago
2 Night Stay Oct. 11 - 12 -
Pros:Hotel has Very friendly staff, is right next to the rail/bus station, has an adjoining convenience store, is near many restaurants.Cons:Single rooms are quite tiny, no shower amenities except towels.
Reviewer:Mr. Thomas G | Fri 24th Oct 2014 | 5 years ago
very close to city center! -
When I come to Oxford, I usually stay in their double room where is comfortable for me. If you don't expect too much, then It is one of the convenient place in Oxford and their breakfast is very good! :)
Reviewer:Mrs. Aysel D | Thu 16th Oct 2014 | 5 years ago
Very good -
Lovely experience! Staff can also speak French and Spanish!
Reviewer:Miguel Molina H | Sun 5th Oct 2014 | 5 years ago
nice stay good location -
Very friendly check-in.Comfortable room.Good breakfast!
Reviewer:Mr. Joshua B | Sat 4th Oct 2014 | 5 years ago
Great for a nights stay.-
Right in the centre of Oxford and you can park! Nice hotel - staff friendly too. Nice breakfast and fairly priced for what you get. Only criticism the room was really dusty but all it needed was a good Hoover through. Other than that no complaints at all. Would stay again if we're in Oxford for a night.
Reviewer:Miss. Kathryn W | Sun 28th Sep 2014 | 5 years ago
All round good -
I have read several bad reviews online but found it to be overall a pretty good stay, my only gripes are a fairly dusty room and a small breakfast, I wouldn't say 1 bacon, 1 sausage, 1 egg and 1 tomato makes what they described as a "full English". But it is a two star and everything you would expect for the price, great location, friendly staff who helped me with everything I needed, would recommend staying in the main hotel but can not speak for the "annex"they sometimes send customers to which is on the opposite side of the road as I didn't have to do that.
Reviewer:Mr. Alan W | Wed 24th Sep 2014 | 5 years ago
good location -
The location was very good with a short walk from the train station and an easy walk into the town center. The room was small but had an adequate on suite bathroom, free wifi, tv and hot pot. A bit noisy at night since it is along a major roadway so the windows had to be closed. The price was very good for 2 people sharing a room.
Reviewer:Susan T | Tue 23rd Sep 2014 | 5 years ago
A friendly hotel that needs an update -
This little hotel is conveniently located next to Oxford train station, and will provide a decent stay as long as you keep your expectations reasonable. The staff are friendly and the breakfast delicious, and there is free wi-fi in the bedrooms. However, the premises do need updating - changing the carpets and giving everything a lick of paint would do wonders!
Reviewer:Mr. Mahesh R | Mon 15th Sep 2014 | 5 years ago
I had a very pleasant stay at Westgate Hotel. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was excellent and the accommodation more than adequate for what I paid.Sam
Reviewer:Dr. Afrasiab M | Mon 15th Sep 2014 | 5 years ago
Great Location -
The WestGate Oxford â€“ good basic bed and breakfast competitive priced and conveniently located by the train station, within walking distance of the City centre. The rooms were adequate and clean with clean towels every day. Parking is available at the hotel and the breakfast was great, staff were both friendly and engaging and I would recommend the Westgate if visiting Oxford.
Reviewer:MARK F | Thu 4th Sep 2014 | 5 years ago
Great Location -
This was a great location next to the train station. They were kind in letting us keep luggage there for a few hours after check out. Breakfast was great.
Reviewer:Laurel C | Mon 25th Aug 2014 | 5 years ago
Enjoyable Stay -
Very friendly service, absolutely calm in the annex for good sleep on comfortable mattresses, delicious breakfast
Reviewer:Dr. Sabine A | Mon 25th Aug 2014 | 5 years ago
1 night stay -
clean,functional,close to railway station,alright breakfast.
Reviewer:Emma E | Sun 10th Aug 2014 | 5 years ago
Clean and basic -
Clean, basic hotel close to train and coach stations.
Reviewer:Anna S | Fri 1st Aug 2014 | 5 years ago
A lovely hotel -
The breakfast is good!
Reviewer:Kam Ngo Ng ( | Fri 1st Aug 2014 | 5 years ago
Very helpful staff, we got in very early in the morning and they let us leave our bags with them and come back to check in. The room was clean and the bathrooms were nice. Only the shower didn't drain too well but otherwise it was a great. Very nice location.
Reviewer:Ms. Emily F | Thu 24th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
A Quaint Hotel -
We were happy enough there.The hotel is very dated - it was formerly the Station Hotel and doesn't appear to have changed much since probably the 1960's -unpretentious and quite adequate for a short stay, especially if you are a bit bohemian like us. The bedroom was very cramped but appeared clean and some of the internal decoration is fresh.Breakfast was okay.
Reviewer:Mr. Michael M | Tue 22nd Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
Twin Room -
Positive:- Breakfast inclusive, cooked and tasty :-)- Beds are okay- silent environment, even on weekend (we have been in the cheaper room category in Abbey Rd)- good price for OxfordNegative:- Just a small window, so it was too hot all the time- Room underneath the roof, so it was extra hot- no arctic cooling :-(
Reviewer:Mr. Samuel J | Mon 21st Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
We stayed in this hotel for three days and could say that it is a good place to stay, simple, clean with good service. The staff is very nice and helpful
Reviewer:B | Fri 18th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
Hotel or B&B? -
I wonder if the Westgate Hotel should really be called the Westgate B&B?Because other rooms were not available, we stayed in a "family room"in the annexe. I was disappointed to have to share a bathroom and toilet with other guests. For Â£100 a night I'd expect ensuite rooms. On the other hand, if I'd known to expect a B&B rather than a hotel I don't think I'd have minded.The location is nice and the staff are very friendly and helpful.
Reviewer:Dr. Sarah Hoem I | Wed 16th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
breakfast is perfect,staff is nice.the rooms are clean as well as the linen,however the bathrooms could be improved.a good stay on the whole.
Reviewer:Mrs. Pascale R | Wed 16th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
oxford stay -
Very good value for money in Oxford, walking distance to the heart of the city;friendly accommodating staff;parking facility and wifi;we will book again when next in Oxford
Reviewer:Miss. Tracy F | Wed 16th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
Great Value -
This place is clean and best value place in oxford City centre, great ensuite clean shower and toilet. Tv, internet n tea n coffee facilities make it feel like home everything u need and they even include a free breakfast which is lovely food, not posh but feels like home, the staff are friendly polite and quick to assist you. I love the feel of the annex rooms they are like renting a room in a house like having your own private small house with own entrance so it doesn't feel like a hotel, or if you prefer that stay in the main hotel section instead. The choice is yours so suitable for anyone depending what you prefer they can accommodate either preference. Or choose a room with shared toliet for even cheaper price so can also suit all budgets low to mid. Not a posh 5star but if you want value for money clean friendly place in centre this wins hands down! Im a regular.
Reviewer:Miss. Laura J | Mon 14th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
"not quite the Randolph" -
Good to have parking outside. Room and shower etc adequate &very clean. Awkward staircase. If my property, I would try to move ground floor walls to make a less poky entrance area. Good breakfast - I wish we had been offered the conservatory/garden as much nicer than the indoor dining room.
Reviewer:Mrs Joy V | Sun 13th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
Really nice -
Nice hotel convenient for the station.Large room, well decorated.
Reviewer:Christopher Garner G | Thu 10th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
Very good -
Very good for the price. Close to the train station and to center of Oxford.
Reviewer:Alison Estabrook ( | Sat 5th Jul 2014 | 5 years ago
Just right -
Had a great stay. The hotel situated close to station as well as the river.
Reviewer:Mrs. Hanne L | Mon 30th Jun 2014 | 5 years ago
The position of the hotel is very good which is very close to the rail way station. According to the price, the quality is good, especially the service and breakfast.
Reviewer:| Mon 30th Jun 2014 | 5 years ago
Great time -
Lovely welcoming couple, the room was just what we needed. They even put a birthday banner up for me as a surprise. All very nice and clean. Breakfast was hectic in the morning due to a large group arriving at the same time, however once settled the food was great and we ate outside in the garden.
Reviewer:Miss. Rebecca P | Mon 30th Jun 2014 | 5 years ago
Hen do weekend -
A group of seven of us stayed at Westgate Hotel for one night for my friend's hen do in Oxford city centre. We had one family sized room and 3 ensuite rooms.The staff were friendly, the room was clean with towels and the breakfast was good and catered for food intolerances (gluten-free and dairy-free on request).The weather was perfect during our stay and we were able to enjoy breakfast in the quiet and pretty garden which was a bonus.Despite the building looking very dated and tired, the bedroom was nice and had everything you needed. The bed was comfy.The hotel was in an ideal location (in the city centre and opposite the train station) and there was free car parking available on site which was great.My only criticisms were the lack of shower in the ensuite bathroom. There was just a bath which we decided not to use.There were dirty towels and bed linen on the floor in our room when we arrived.Also, the hotel could do with a spruce up. The inside is very dark and the stairs are very narrow for people carrying heavy cases up.Apart from that, it suited our needs and I would recommend the hotel for other people wanting a short stay.Thank you.
Reviewer:Ms Laura Nightingale| Mon 23rd Jun 2014 | 5 years ago
Good Place -
I have stayed here before and I will be happy to return in the future. Clean well-appointed room. It is very nice to have tea-making facilities in the room. Excellent breakfast. (Room door squeaked loudly was the only criticism.
Reviewer:Mr. Stephen S | Sun 15th Jun 2014 | 5 years ago
Good Establishment -
Friendly hosts, room was cleaned every day. Very good price, but not a basic service. Good breakfast every morning, service with a smile. And for Â£54 / night, in oxford, you cant argue! (its only Â£20 more than most bunks in an 8 bed hostel room)
Reviewer:Mr. Jonathan R | Wed 21st May 2014 | 5 years ago
pleasant stay -
Found this hotel to be friendly and breakfast was very good. For the price range I'm happy to recommend it.
Reviewer:Mr. Tony M | Wed 14th May 2014 | 5 years ago
I was with a friend and we had a pleasant stay!The staff was quite nice and the English breakfast perfect.Location is convenient, just beside the railway station and it's not far from the city center.
Reviewer:Miss. Floriane J | Mon 12th May 2014 | 5 years ago
Westgate Hotel Oxford -
Reasonable value considering the cost. Room was clean and breakfast good. General decor is more than a little tired which is a shame as I think the Weatgate has the potential to be a quality establishment being so close to the station
Reviewer:Ms. Eva C | Thu 8th May 2014 | 5 years ago
oh, wow -
I was impressed.Now, none of you reading this know me, but that is a big deal.The rooms were clean, and there were towels. You don't get a towel in a travelodge - let's respect the towel.It was hot, but that was because someone kept playing silly buggers with the thermostat.It was clean, and housekeeping happened.Breakfast was amazing, and there is entertainment, if you know what to giggle at.We had a moose, complete with head, drinking coffee a couple of feet away.That is priceless.Basically, it was clean, it was safe, it was nice, the staff were great, the service amazing, and I hate to say it, but I felt as though we were cheating when it came to pay.I have recommended it to all my friends.
Reviewer:Emma Stedall H | Wed 30th Apr 2014 | 5 years ago
Excellent value -
For my night in Oxford the single room with en suite facilities was excellent value for money.I had beautifully cooked poached eggs for my breakfast, and a large enough pot of coffee that I didn't have to ask for more - always a good sign.Next time I want to spend a night in Oxford I will certainly check to see if there is a room available.
Reviewer:Ms. Margaret B | Sun 27th Apr 2014 | 5 years ago
Decent Choice -
Though there might be a few comparable options to our room at the given rate we were satisfied in terms of quietness, location, cleanness, and the breakfast. The only downside in our room is the bathtub, where we missed a flexible showerhead to have a quick shower. But the rest was alright.
Reviewer:Lisa Z | Fri 18th Apr 2014 | 5 years ago
Westgate Hotel Review -
Friendly, helpful staff. Reasonably priced, efficiently-run hotel accommodation in a very convenient location near Oxford Railway Station and a short walk from the city centre.
Reviewer:Mr Richard E | Sun 13th Apr 2014 | 5 years ago
weekend break -
Great location good breakfast and clean room great value for money. Would recommend
Reviewer:Miss. Patricia C | Sun 16th Mar 2014 | 5 years ago
Small but Good Value for Money! -
Clean facilities, friendly staff and really good breakfast. Would visit again if I travelled to Oxford again.
Reviewer:Daniel M | Mon 3rd Mar 2014 | 5 years ago
Good location n hearty breakfast -
Enjoyed my stay. Breakfast was hearty and the location is fantastic. Train station 1min away, and is in the vicinity of a number of food establishments. My only qualm is that Wifi connectivity is limited to a few metres of the breakfast room and the lounge.
Reviewer:Mr. Wei Lin L | Mon 17th Feb 2014 | 5 years ago
Central and friendly -
The Westgate is closest to the rail station and so has easy access to central Oxford. The staff are friendly and accommodating (I have special dietary needs and they were happy to adjust breakfast for this). It has the atmosphere of old-style lodgings, so is not the Ritz but if you wanted the Ritz you'd probably be in London. Warm, tidy and friendly.
Reviewer:Gregory R | Mon 17th Feb 2014 | 5 years ago
Weekend away -
Excellent value for money. Friendly staff. Clean, comfortable room and very good breakfast. I travelled by train which makes it the perfect location.
Reviewer:Mr. Jem P | Mon 23rd Dec 2013 | 6 years ago
Good Location, Good Accommodation-
The Location of this Hotel could not be more convenient. Located a 5 minute walk away from the train station it is perfect for a stay in Oxford. The rooms are not spacious, but there is enough room to be comfortable. The hotel, although old, is also very clean. With rooms feeling very clean and fresh. The breakfast was decent and the staff was very friendly. If you are looking for a place to stay but are not planning on being at the hotel the entire time, this is an excellent choice. I would stay there again. This is by no means a luxury hotel, but it really is good value for money.
Reviewer:Mrs. Cierra B | Sun 17th Nov 2013 | 6 years ago
Friendly, clean, quiet -
I was very pleased with my stay at the Westgate, so much so that I extended my visit an extra day. My basic single room was indeed basic but clean, comfortable, and quiet. The breakfast was generous and I appreciated the staff's willingness to help with an unexpected printing job. I will stay her again every time I'm in Oxford. Highly recommended!
Reviewer:Mr. William C | Sun 10th Nov 2013 | 6 years ago
Two nights at the Westgate Hotel Oxford -
The Good!This is a hotel with a nice central location, close to the train station and Oxford City centre. The staff were all friendly, and I was greeted with a fantastic smile when I arrived, even though it was late on Friday night. :)The not so good!It's a bit run down and basic but then again it IS cheap! The breakfast was just ok! It was warm enough in the room but the windows are thin and the street quite noisy on a Friday and Saturday night.Overall I enjoyed my stay, it's basic but cheap so if you don't mind that and just want somewhere close to the centre to sleep, it's fine!
Reviewer:Mr. Phil R | Mon 4th Nov 2013 | 6 years ago
What it says on the tin! -
Very basic, this place is not the Hilton but nor does it purport to be. Negatives:narrow stairs, no lift, tired decor and single glazing in my room created quite a draft. Positives:cheap, clean, stuff worked, friendly staff, good breakfast, great location. If you're on a budget or just need to put your head down somewhere you could do a lot worse.
Reviewer:Mr. Lee H | Mon 28th Oct 2013 | 6 years ago
Warm hospitality, perfect location -
I was welcomed by a warm couple, check-in was fast, the romm was comfortable, breakfast was delicious (warm toast, fresh fruits, eggs, bacon, sausage, hot coffee), and check out was also efficient. The hotel is a 5-10 minute walk from restaurants (Thai, Italian, fast foods, etc) and shopping centers, train station and bus stops. The only suggestioon I could make to improve on our accommodation is if we had a shower over the bathtub and a hand washing basin with a single faucet to mix the hot and cold water.
Reviewer:Mrs. Miriam T | Sat 19th Oct 2013 | 6 years ago
Value for money -
The location of this hotel is perfect for a stay in central Oxford. The rooms were comfortable and, for the price, it was a good place to stay.
Reviewer:Mr. Huw J | Tue 8th Oct 2013 | 6 years ago
a quiet night -
I was a little taken aback to be directed to cross the main road and walk along to find a door down the side of a house.. the annexe.. The path was dark as the automatic light didn't come on. The room inside, once lights were found was very comfortable and quiet, and I would recommend it to others - breakfast was good too and staff friendly.
Reviewer:Mrs. Pauline P | Sun 6th Oct 2013 | 6 years ago
A budget hotel with good location -
The hotel is a bit old, The access to the room is via small andsteep stairs:not very comfortable if you have big luggage. The room was essential, the toilet a bit old, too. I don't see particoular reasons to choce this hotel, unless for budget reasons and except for its very good location.
Reviewer:Mr. Domenico Z | Mon 26th Aug 2013 | 6 years ago
Nice place -
Thank you for making our stay confortable and enjoyable. Your location is perfect for visiting the city by foot. I'll recomand your hotel for everyone who wants to visit Oxford.
Reviewer:Miss. Valentine S | Fri 2nd Aug 2013 | 6 years ago
Featured Hotel -
Wonderful stay in a traditional English hotel and simple in the city of science and culture, workers at the hotel on a high level of respect and appreciation, beautiful and distinctive hotel in the ancient city and a very wonderful country.
Reviewer:Dr. Khaled A | Thu 4th Jul 2013 | 6 years ago
Not value -
Room not great but to be fair it was walking distance to town centre .My rating is based purely on price if it had been Â£40 to Â£50 I would think it better! I regularly stay in 4star hotels for less money...breakfast however was very good with good service and worth a visit even if you are not staying in the hotel.
Reviewer:Mrs. Terri P | Fri 28th Jun 2013 | 6 years ago
Typical English warm welcome-
It was possible to leave your luggage as soon as you arrive. And for free.Including a full English breakfast.
Reviewer:Mr. JosÃ© R | Mon 24th Jun 2013 | 6 years ago
Good location -
Room was basic but clean, with a good breakfast and helpful staff. Only a short walk to the centre of the City. Would stay again.
Reviewer:Mrs. Deborah F | Tue 18th Jun 2013 | 6 years ago
one night stay -
Very comfortable. Friendly welcome and good price
Reviewer:Mr. Joshua B | Tue 18th Jun 2013 | 6 years ago
Review of Westgate Hotel -
Near rail station and fee is reasonable.A good choice for single traveler.
Reviewer:Mr. Wing Shui N | Tue 18th Jun 2013 | 6 years ago
Good breakfast -
Sheets and Towels were very well cleaned but sleeping rooms and bathrooms were not in good repair and condition. :-(The people from the hotel were very friendly and pleasant. :-)
Reviewer:Mrs. Freya H | Sun 16th Jun 2013 | 6 years ago
One night stay -
My wife and I stayed in a Double en-suite room.This was a bit on the small side but it was only for one night so wasn`t too bothered.Room was very warm, a bit noisy but it is on a main road so was expected.Only 10 min walk to the centre of Oxford.Plenty of choice for breakfast in the morning and everyone was quite friendly.If you are staying for business, I could not access the wifi properly anywhere in the hotel.
Reviewer:Mr. Stephen G | Fri 24th May 2013 | 6 years ago
Great staff -
A most pleasant staff. More than willing to be helpful with managing the town. Perfect location . Close to the train, town, canal walk.And breakfast was made to order.
Reviewer:Mrs. Mary P | Tue 21st May 2013 | 6 years ago
night in Oxford -
It was a lovely place to stay.The staff were very helpful and had a great sense of humour. The bedrooms were basic but great, very spacious. The only thing is there was no shower, only a bath. This was not convenient at all.Otherwise, for a basic hotel it was great. And very close to the center.
Reviewer:Laura T | Mon 29th Apr 2013 | 6 years ago
Very comfortable stay -
My room was comfortable and airy, and the hotel itself is a cute little place with plenty of character, in a very convenient location for the centre of Oxford.
Reviewer:Mr. Richard T | Sun 28th Apr 2013 | 6 years ago
Excellent stay -
We had an excellent stay at the Westgate hotel, we enjoyed the room, in a separate annex, very quiet. The breakfast was delicious and the staff very friendly.
Reviewer:Barbara M | Mon 8th Apr 2013 | 6 years ago
Everybody at the hotel was so kind during our stay. Also it is pretty well located. It is clear for me that I will choose this hotel every time I need to stay at Oxford.
Reviewer:SEBASTIAN V | Mon 25th Mar 2013 | 6 years ago
Happy Stay -
A friendly place to stay conveniently close to the Railway Station at a reasonable price for central Oxford.The owners and staff are all very friendly and helpful.The rooms are a bit dated in decor but they are well hated and clean with comfortable beds and a good bath with lots of hot water. Breakfast is excellent with the cooked breakfast freshly made to order.Owners are interested in their guests and most helpful, calling a taxi for me and checking it had arrived and knew where it had to take me.I would certainly recommend this Hotel to you.
Reviewer:Mrs. Anne M | Fri 22nd Mar 2013 | 6 years ago
stay at westgate hotel -
friendly staff,excellent situation for rail and historic areas.
Reviewer:Mr. Frederick A | Tue 19th Mar 2013 | 6 years ago
single room -
clean roomnice staff
Reviewer:Mrs. Morgane T | Fri 15th Feb 2013 | 6 years ago
the room was clean and quiet. No shampoo for the shower. No fruit for breakfast (except mixed fruit bowl).
Reviewer:Dr. Thomas C | Sun 10th Feb 2013 | 6 years ago
Value for money -
As someone who had to be at the Said business school for a couple of days, Westgate hotel was great. Its very close to SBS and the rooms while small were clean and adequate. Excellent breakfast and service.
Reviewer:Mr. Idris B | Mon 21st Jan 2013 | 7 years ago
Nice and Friendly -
I stayed longer than originally planned. At the end of one week I felt almost "at home", because I was well and friendly lodged.
Reviewer:Mr. Bernhard G | Fri 18th Jan 2013 | 7 years ago
Correct and clean. Excelente situation
Reviewer:Mr. JosÃ© Manuel M | Mon 10th Dec 2012 | 7 years ago
westgate hotel -
Excellent situation, only minutes away from the centre, but also handily next to railway station, decent, clean rooms, and friendly staff.
Reviewer:Mr. Frederick A | Mon 19th Nov 2012 | 7 years ago
Warm welcome. Excellent service. Quick and uncomplicated.
Reviewer:Mr. Andreas M | Tue 6th Nov 2012 | 7 years ago
Short stay -
Thoroughly enjoyable. Warm welcome, comfortable room, central location and good breakfast. I found it to be a pleasant place to stay. Good value for money. Will be back!
Reviewer:Mrs. Denise B | Wed 31st Oct 2012 | 7 years ago
Excellent Service! -
Our group of around 25 people stayed at the Westgate Hotel for one night. The service was excellent and we felt very much at home. The rooms are pleasant and clean. Location superb, easy walk into the city centre. Thank you for everything, chris
Reviewer:Chris K | Sun 28th Oct 2012 | 7 years ago
Excellent Hotel. The room is warm, big enough and clean. The bathroom is spotless with hot shower. I was welcomed by very helpful and friendly stuff. I would stay again at this hotel.
Reviewer:Ms. Haruka E | Tue 16th Oct 2012 | 7 years ago
just the job! -
+ve:enjoyed my stay and would visit again:very friendly &helpful staff;good breakfast (hot, well cooked &quick service);basic single room small but clean, warm &pleasant with a washbasin, TV &kettle;fresh, clean bed linen&towels;convenient for station &town/office (some train noise to be expected!);clean, shared toilet (tiling looked quite new).-ve:carpets a bit shabby;plenty of tea/coffee/sugar but no milk (shop next door!);landing light not working so pitch dark corridors early morning;another guest had ignored the clearly displayed â€˜no smokingâ€™ signs and smoked in the shared toilet in the morning that also smelled on the landing - I hope they got an extra bill!
Reviewer:Mr. Andrew W | Fri 12th Oct 2012 | 7 years ago
Perfectly placed -
It is now the second time I have stayed here when visiting Oxford on business. Now- yes it is not a 5 star hotel, but what it offers is a great location, clean and comfortable rooms, a much better breakfast than the 4-5stars and the golden thing PARKING! The location is amazing, and yes for the city centre will come traffic noise, but what you don't get elsewhere is the parking with it, including the staff moving their cars so you can park. The rooms are cleaned daily and the beds are just like being a home. I wouldnt consistently come back unless it suited my needs.
Reviewer:Dr. Karen P | Sun 7th Oct 2012 | 7 years ago
Westgate Hotel B&B -
Perfect location in central oxford. Facilities were basic but good, I would recommend it to anyone.
Reviewer:Dr. Asif M | Sun 7th Oct 2012 | 7 years ago
Pleasnt stay in convenient location -
We had a nice stay in Westgate hotel. We felt welcome in the family athmosphere and were in need of using the iron before checking in which was no problem. The breakfast was also very good. Showers were separate from the bathroom, clean but it would have been nice to have one in our bathroom.Overall, a good value for money.
Reviewer:Ms. Tina W | Sun 30th Sep 2012 | 7 years ago
Westgate, Oxford -
Simple accommodation, not too far from centre. Good breakfast and attentive staff.
Reviewer:Mr. Richard H | Tue 25th Sep 2012 | 7 years ago
'Westgate Hotel' -
Stayed in the ensuite room, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was lovely, good selection and friendly service. Felt very safe travelling alone as a young girl.
Reviewer:Ms. DorrieH | Tue 25th Sep 2012 | 7 years ago
Westgate Hotel -
Excellent value for money, very close to the railway station - and 10 minutes from the City Centre.
Reviewer:Mr. RichardJ | Sat 15th Sep 2012 | 7 years ago
Good sunshine Room -
In my room good sunshine,good scrambles egg,every clean bed(2 nights),good shawer but a little little noisy why close to station.I would like to stay again.
Reviewer:Ms. Kyoko Y | Sat 15th Sep 2012 | 7 years ago
Like the parson's egg -
Boooked here as I had stayed here 11 years ago and it fitted the bill. Did not realise the basic double room without ensuite was in the next street. Not at all as nice as the main house. One nice bed, one shocker, (suggest you dump it) Shared shower needs attention. Rather mean supplies of tea and coffee. But everything that could be clean was. Certainly very well priced. The main house is lovely, garden is a delight, breakfast excellent and attended by a lovely, courteous gentleman. Recommended as a well priced clean comfortable B &B just don't recommend the annexe.
Reviewer:Ms. Mary O | Fri 7th Sep 2012 | 7 years ago
Next time I will stay here again -
The owner was nice and friendly, although me and my colleague arrived late in the evening due to the delay of our flight.The room (twin ensuite) was small, but clean, and the beds were comfortable. The breakfast was really well cooked, and I didn't feel hungry till late afternoon. The Wi-Fi signal could be stronger, however, and the street is noisy in the morning.
Reviewer:Dr. Justyna L | Mon 23rd Jul 2012 | 7 years ago
Clean, safe, excellent service and value -
This place is clean, safe, centrally located near buses and trains, service is courteous, place for good sleep, and great value.Check-in was prompt just provided my name and I was in the system, Annie the owner/manager gave me the key, explained the entry lock, and complimentary English breakfast hours. In 5 minutes I'm resting in my room from the long ride from Heathrow airport. I booked a single ensuite (meaning with toilet and shower);it was fresh, sparkling clean, and cozy. I brew up my cup of tea and watched BBC news, with the fresh breeze coming through the open window. Quiet and relaxing.The next morning, I had my English breakfast tended by Andrew the co-owner/manager, and cooked by Isabel. It was heavy but delicious:thick bacon, fried egg, sausage, fried tomato, toast, juices, coffee, croissant, and fruit cocktail. The breakfast room was warm, peaceful and conducive to an unhurried breakfast.Annie let me print out my boarding passes and lend me an alarm clock so I won't miss my flight home.I have a lovely four-day stay even in the gentle rain of Oxford.A sparrow and a dove sang every morning outside the window. A bonus.
Reviewer:Dr. Kean G | Thu 19th Jul 2012 | 7 years ago
weekend stay -
The location was ideal for us as we wanted to be near the station.The room was available at short notice after our original booking had been cancelled, and is reasonable price.It was comfortable, but we must have not read the website carefully, becasue we expected ensuite, but they aren't in the "annex"which is actually a separate house about two minutes walk round the corner.
Reviewer:Mr. John W | Sat 14th Jul 2012 | 7 years ago
Westgate Hotel -
Great location but rather overpriced. Furniture could use a makeover but breakfast was very nice and nice staff.
Reviewer:Macbride L | Thu 28th Jun 2012 | 7 years ago
Nice hotel for reasonable price -
The Westgate Hotel seems to be a good option for someone who needs good access to the railway station, to the center of Oxford, and for such recreational areas like Thames Path or Grandpont Nature Park.This time I lived in an single ensuite room in the annex, which gave me wonderful privacy but a little longer distance for a breakfast.The room was clean, neat and comfortable.
Reviewer:Mr. Wojciech Z | Fri 22nd Jun 2012 | 7 years ago
Two night stay -
Good location, reasonable prices, utilitarian clean accommodation, good breakfast.
Reviewer:S | Sun 17th Jun 2012 | 7 years ago
Really great, friendly hostel that's very convenient. -
Lovely hotel with wonderful hosts, great breakfast, and very convenient to everything.Wifi doesn't reach the rooms in the main hotel, but does in the annex.
Reviewer:Creed H | Sat 26th May 2012 | 7 years ago
A basic but warm and comfortable hotel. Wonderfuly comfortable beds (I really should find out what mattress' they use) and plenty of fluffy pillows. Great town centre location and really easy to find as its less than a five minute walk from the train station. A really important thing for me was that they allowed my dog to stay with me. Our en suit bathroom was small and didnt have a shower but there was plenty of hot water for baths so it wasnt a problem and there was a shower room a couple of doors away if we wanted to use it.If you are looking for a basic, comfortable, affordable place to stay in Oxford, then this is the place. We would definatly stay here again.
Reviewer:Sarah K | Thu 24th May 2012 | 7 years ago
Fully recommended! -
I booked the hotel online after looking at the room pictures they have on their website and on my arrival was pleasantly surprised that not only did it live up to my expectation, it was actually nicer. Linens were clean, the room was bright and airy, and it was spacious. The hotel was only about 5 mins walk from the station and the lady in the reception was very friendly. There was also complimentary tea and coffee in the room. The only drawback is that the bath doesn't have shower so it was a bit difficult to have a quick wash, but it wasn't somethingthat I'd complain about. They have a shared shower room if you really need it.Breakfast was also very good, the man who served us was attentive and nice. All in all, we really enjoyed our stay there and I will definitely come back and recommend the hotel to any of my friends who want to visit Oxford!
Reviewer:Mrs. Maryam G | Tue 22nd May 2012 | 7 years ago
A pleasant stay -
We had a very pleasant one night's stay at this hotel. The room was clean, the bedding and towels spotless. A cosy room and we slept well. Would defintiely stay here again thanks to the warm hospitality the people running the hotel offered us.Ideal location too.
Reviewer:Mr And Mrs S | Mon 21st May 2012 | 7 years ago
Good value -
Overall experience was definitely positive, very friendly and helpful owners in a good location for easy access to city centre and for the train station and Oxford tube. We were in the annex which had comfy beds,and was clean. Unfortunately the showers weren't working properly when when we arrived( and we had cycled from London) but they were sorted out and we were compensated appropriately.All the decor a bit dated but this didn't bother us in the slightest. We did enjoy the breakfast.We would stay here again as we feel it's good value for money with comfy beds in a convenient location. (3.5 out of 5) .
Reviewer:Wayne A | Mon 21st May 2012 | 7 years ago
Two nights at the Westgate Hotel -
I had a good stay at the Westgate Hotel. It's actually more like a B&B. The couple who owns it are really nice and work very hard to serve you a wonderful breakfast in the mornings. The room was fine. Shower takes a long time to heat up, but is good afterwards. There is quite some noise from the busy road outside, but some earplugs fixed that. Very conveniently located right next to the train station. Their free wifi is fast, but only worked in the living room downstairs.
Reviewer:Miss. Sumientra R | Wed 16th May 2012 | 7 years ago
Westgate Hotel -
Basic, clean, warm, welcoming.Very good breakfast.
Reviewer:Wheeldon R | Tue 24th Apr 2012 | 7 years ago
The room is fine and clean, the staffs are friendly and helpful. Everything is very good. The location is also convenient and 2 mins walk to railway station. Recommended!
Reviewer:Zhuo F | Sat 14th Apr 2012 | 7 years ago