The Bocardo

24-26 George StreetOxfordOX1 2AEUnited Kingdom
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About The Bocardo

The Bocardo is a boutique hotel located in the centre of Oxford above Jamie Oliver's famous restaurant.  The hotel is fairly new and features unique and modern decor and furnishings and a location close to everything guests want to see in the city.

Non-smoking guest rooms feature air conditioning, an en suite bathroom, under-floor heating, a flat-screen television, free refreshments and a power shower.

Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas of the hotel and there is paid parking available at a nearby location.

Although there is no restaurant at the hotel itself, room service is available and there are a number of restaurants, pubs and cafes within walking distance.

The Bocardo is located close to many attractions including New Theatre Oxford, Trinity College, Blackwells Bookshop, Bodleian Library, Ashmolean Museum, Blenheim Palace, Broughton Castle, and Christ Church.


24-26 George Street, Oxford, OX1 2AE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1865)591234 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Cosy Rooms with Luxurious Amenities.

The guest rooms at The Bocardo are small but very cosy and luxurious. Guests reported that the beds are comfortable, the walls are soundproof, the temperature is always just right, the complimentary toiletries are top-of-the-line, there is a lot of natura

Staff Goes Above and Beyond.

Staff members at this hotel go above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that guests are comfortable and enjoying themselves. Nothing it too much for them no matter what time of day it is whether it be bringing extra amenities to rooms or proving inform

Quiet and Central Area Close to Everything.

Guests reported that the area around the hotel is very quiet and relaxing despite the fact they are right in the centre of Oxford and within walking distance to restaurants, shops and bars.

Negative Reviews

The Area Around the Hotel is very Noisy.

There is a lot of noise around the hotel coming from several different sources including a loud air conditioning units, staff recycling late at night, traffic on the street outside and a noisy night club across the street that sees drunken patrons yelling

Guest Rooms are Small and Cold.

Guests reported that the rooms at The Bocardo are cold and so small that you can barely move around or find places to store personal items. Also reported was windows that don't open and are so dirty you can't see through them and very small showers.

Rude and Absent Staff.

Some guests reported that staff members are not around when they are needed and when someone can be found, they are rude and unhelpful. Complaints are ignored, issues go unresolved and guests are left to fend for themselves.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 291 reviews across the web
7.9 /10
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7.9 out of 10 based on 291 reviews