Gables Guest House

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6 Cumnor Hill

Gables Guest House, Oxford

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Award winning guest house owned by former AA Landlady of the Year, Sally Tompkins and her husband Tony, assuring you have a wonderful break in Oxford. Extremely comfortable rooms with lots of complimentary extras. We can suggest places to visit, places to dine.

Don't worry about the weather, Oxford is always beautiful. Delicious choice of continental, English and vegetarian breakfast. Ideal base for visiting the dreaming spires of Oxford, Blenheim Palace and the Cotswolds.

The house is located in a smart leafy area close to the dreaming spires of the University and city centre of Oxford. Easy access to A34 and routes to Woodstock, 20 minutes drive, The Cotswolds, 20 minutes drive ,Bath and Stonehenge. If you feel inclined after one of Sally’s delicious breakfasts, you can walk into the city or buses run every ten minutes.

Five minutes walk to several excellent restaurants and a short drive to famous pubs such as The Trout and The Fishes. We can advise you about restaurants with the latest discounts and special offers. There is plenty to see and do in Oxford, The University's 40 colleges, Bodleian Library, Victorian covered market, various museums and Harry Potter's dining hall.

At the Gables Guest House you will be offered a very warm welcome and friendly, attentive service throughout your stay, nothing is too much trouble. All of the rooms are recently refurbished, modern rooms with extra comfortable beds and en suite facilities, as well as white fluffy towels and bathrobes. In all rooms there are up to date communication facilities; direct dial telephones, wireless internet access, satellite television, DVD and radio.

There is also a stylish conservatory lounge with access to immaculate gardens. Whilst staying with us you will enjoy a lavish offering of continental breakfasts with hearty home cooked breakfasts of your choice, including free range eggs, local produce and organic yoghurt. Guests can enjoy lighthearted conversation in our attractive dining room and many a lifelong friendship has started over breakfast! A two hour breakfast time ensures the early birds can be up and away to their conferences and business meetings, whilst the holidaymakers can take a leisurely breakfast and linger if they wish to.

We pride ourselves on our excellent standards in house keeping and all of the rooms are spotlessly clean. You will find a host of complementary extras in your room, just to make your stay special.

 4 star rating

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