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Gorgeous Apartment in Central Oxford

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,052 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Two double bedrooms, historic views, spacious living areas.

Bedroom 1- luxury super king bed, lots of storage.

Bedroom 2- option of twin room or super king configuration.

Separate laundry area with Miele washing machine.

Fully fitted kitchen, with microwave, fan oven, induction hob, fridge freezer and dishwasher (all Miele).

Main bathroom with Bette Bath and walk in shower and loo

Second "bathroom" with shower, loo and wash hand basin

Views of historic Oxford and close walk to central attractions


Property Manager
Bridget and Craig
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
3 January, 2017

About Bridget and Craig

I live in Oxford close to the apartment

Bridget and Craig purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Bridget and Craig chose Oxfordshire

It's in a unique position; with views over the churchyard and next to a 12th century church.

What makes this apartment unique

Spacious rooms, large windows, oak floors, luxury kitchen and bathrooms.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Oxford in South Oxfordshire District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1052 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Hypnos king sized bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Twins with option of super king configuration
  • Comfortable beds with crisp white linen, pillows and duvets supplied
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist

Reviews

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(4 traveller reviews)

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Gorgeous Apartment in Central Oxford
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Wonderful stay in Oxford!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed Friday-Monday with my husband and toddler while visiting friends in the Oxford area and this flat was amazing! Very clean and well decorated, comfy bed too. We felt it was very safe for our son and didn't have any issues in terms of the 2 flights of stairs, but if you have mobility issues it might be a problem since there's not a lift. The location was perfect to walk everywhere in town. Plenty of places to eat nearby and 2 grocery stores about 5 min walk as well as all the high street shops like Debenhams etc. Bridget was great to communicate with and made the process easy. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

I hate to share

  • 5 of 5

I am most reluctant to Review St Giles flat. It's nearly perfect; only two flights of steps to the apartment give it any flaw at all. I spend a couple months a year in rentals and a week or two each year in St Giles. I wish it could be more. Two bedrooms, two baths. If you book much in UK you know that is not the default. The owner is very businesslike, very responsive, and completely reliable. The location is in the heart of Oxford. If you're visiting primarily the University or the old city, this is the place to stay. But please ... not when I want to be there.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

This unit is perfectly placed in a wonderful section of Oxford. We were just a few minutes’ walk from everywhere we needed to go while in town for our daughter's graduation. Great restaurants, pubs and delis are just across the street and around the corner. The unit was clean and in good condition. It had a king size bed which is almost impossible to find in most accommodations in the UK and in the 2nd bedroom 2 twins were made into another king size bed for us. The kitchen was well stocked with everything we needed for the limited cooking we did. Bathrooms were recently renovated and very nice. The owner, Bridget, was a pleasure to deal with. She helped us with suggestions for several services we needed to book before our arrival. On the day of our arrival, our flight got in early and she was kind enough to let us stop by and drop our bags off in the unit several hours before check in. Our security deposit was credited back to us the day we checked out. The unit had many nice small touches like touring info and maps of the area, a spare umbrella for those who forgot to bring one, lots of hangers in the closets, a small selection of DVD’s, a few games, books and some toys for young children. My only complaint would be the comfort of the main living area. The 2 love-seats were a bit small for 4 adults to comfortably recline after a long day of touring and activities. Also of note, although it was not a problem for us, to access this unit there is an exterior flight of steps and then another interior flight of steps. The main entrance into the unit is on the 2nd floor of the building, but the only things on that floor are the laundry room and one of the bathrooms. The rest of the unit is on the 3rd floor. As for noise, there was a certain amount of noise from the street late night on Friday and Saturday but that should be expected when staying in an area like this. The church bells next store only rang Sunday morning and Sunday evening and were not a bother at all and actually lent some nice ambiance to the place. We may have reason to return next year and you can be sure we will be booking this unit again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

This unit is perfectly placed in a wonderful section of Oxford. We were just a few minutes’ walk from everywhere we needed to go while in town for our daughter's graduation. Great restaurants, pubs and delis are just across the street and around the corner. The unit was clean and in good condition. It had a king size bed which is almost impossible to find in most accommodations in the UK and in the 2nd bedroom 2 twins were made into another king size bed for us. The kitchen was well stocked with everything we needed for the limited cooking we did. Bathrooms were recently renovated and very nice. The owner, Bridget, was a pleasure to deal with. She helped us with suggestions for several services we needed to book before our arrival. On the day of our arrival, our flight got in early and she was kind enough to let us stop by and drop our bags off in the unit several hours before check in. Our security deposit was credited back to us the day we checked out. The unit had many nice small touches like touring info and maps of the area, a spare umbrella for those who forgot to bring one, lots of hangers in the closets, a small selection of DVD’s, a few games, books and some toys for young children. My only complaint would be the comfort of the main living area. The 2 love-seats were a bit small for 4 adults to comfortably recline after a long day of touring and activities. Also of note, although it was not a problem for us, to access this unit there is an exterior flight of steps and then another interior flight of steps. The main entrance into the unit is on the 2nd floor of the building, but the only things on that floor are the laundry room and one of the bathrooms. The rest of the unit is on the 3rd floor. As for noise, there was a certain amount of noise from the street late night on Friday and Saturday but that should be expected when staying in an area like this. The church bells next store only rang Sunday morning and Sunday evening and were not a bother at all and actually lent some nice ambiance to the place. We may have reason to return next year and you can be sure we will be booking this unit again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Heathrow
Nearest Barpub
Browns
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Oxford
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
M40
Nearest Restaurant
Browns
Car: not necessary

The apartment is set in the heart of the historic centre of Oxford. It looks down Saint Giles, and is opposite Browns Restaurant. The Ashmolean museum, Eagle and Child public house, and Lamb and Flag public house are within 5 minutes stroll.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Oxford, Cotswolds

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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2 night minimum stay
£550
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£950
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £250
Booking fee £50

Arrival time is from 4pm (1600 hours)
Departure time is from 10am (1000 hours)

Payment is via bank transfer- UK BACS or international or paypal

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