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Oxford Backpackers Hostel Hostel

9A Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford, England

Oxford Backpackers is still the biggest and best independent backpackers hostel in Oxford catering for young international travelers. We have been providing the best value, friendly, fun, clean and safe accommodation in Oxford, and it remains our mission to continue to provide this. No membership fees needed to stay with us, and we won’t charge you for every little thing! Please note there is a 48 hour cancellation policy, and for bookings over 7 days 5 days notice. Should you cancel without 48 hours notification or not show then the full amount of the first night stay will be debited from the given credit card** Read more

77% Overall Rating 125 out of 158 customers would recommend this property based on 158 reviews

Atmosphere 76%

Cleanliness 65%

Facilities 74%

Location 90%

Safety 75%

Staff 87%

Value 71%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bar
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Nightclub
  • Pool Table
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Important Information

Only bookings for 4 people or less will be accepted by this hostel. A booking for more than 4 people will be cancelled and the 10% deposit will not be refunded.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 13:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Oxford?

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Oxford Backpackers is still the biggest and best independent backpackers hostel in Oxford catering for young international travelers. We have been providing the best value, friendly, fun, clean and safe accommodation in Oxford, and it remains our mission to continue to provide this. No membership fees needed to stay with us, and we won’t charge you for every little thing! Please note there is a 48 hour cancellation policy, and for bookings over 7 days 5 days notice. Should you cancel without 48 hours notification or not show then the full amount of the first night stay will be debited from the given credit card** Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

14 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 14

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Basic 10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

18 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 18

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

12 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Oxford Backpackers Hostel

We are the only Independent Backpackers Hostel in Oxford with its own fully licensed on site Bar, FREE wifi and FREE breakfast! Ideally located - It really is just a 3 minute walk to both the bus and train stationl!

** FREE 24/7 WIFI!! **
** FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST!! **
** FREE TEA AND COFFEE**
** FREE TOWELS**
** FREE MAP ON CHECK IN**
** FREE LOCKERS (you need your own lock)**
** FREE ENTRY TO THE CLUBS CAN BE ARRANGED TOO**

Because Oxford Backpackers is located right in the centre, we are next to all the bars, clubs and restaurants in Oxford. Being so close to everything means that you are within easy walking distance to all of Oxford's amazing architecture, world famous universities, Harry Potter film locations!, canals, theatres, and other entertainment.

The important stuff, please read it!....

•Reception is open from 08:00 until 23:30. If you are arriving outside of this time please email on oxford@hostels.co.uk
•ID required on check-in - Passport, driving license or country ID card only – not student cards please
•Must be over the age of 18
•If you want to make a Group Booking of 5 people and more you must email us to make the booking
•We do not accept stag parties or any group that may cause other guests to feel uncomfortable or unsafe. We reserve the right to ask any group to leave at any stage through the duration of the reservation if other guests are made to feel uncomfortable or unsafe by the groups behavior.
•Should you cancel with 48 hours notice prior to arrival of the booking, nothing will be charged to the given credit card
•Should you cancel without 48 hours notification or not show then the full amount of the first night stay will be debited from the given credit card.
Please note for bookings over 7 days we need 5 days notice to any cancellations or amendments to the booking, or the full amount will be taken from the given card details.

Accommodation Information

We are equipped with:
BRAND NEW BEDS AND MATTRESSES
Free 24 hour wifi access
Fully stocked and rocking late night bar
Large fully equipped self catering kitchen
Cheap laundry service – we wash and dry for you!
Lots of power sockets in each room
Free lockers
Free towels
Free hair dryer use
Pool table
Snack and drink machines
Phone, printing and fax service
There is no lockouts or curfew either - you have 24/7 access with safe, secure keypad entry from outside and on each dorm room
Also 2.5m BIG SCREEN, providing entertainment for organized movie nights.

Looking to stay longer? We can help you find jobs in Oxford with connections with local recruitment agencies. We often have jobs here in the hostel too so just ask us or look on our website. And if you do feel tempted to stay longer, ask about our weekly rates.
Please note there is a 48 hour cancellation policy, and for bookings over 7 days 5 days notice.

Location Information

Oxford is well serviced by train and coach from London and is a great location to base yourself to see the Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace, and Bicester Village Shopping Centre. The Oxford Tube bus company leaves London every 12 minutes and costs £12 to £15 return, Megabus is £1 when booked in advance on the internet. If you want to take the train, it is only 1 hour to Oxford, leaving from Paddington Station and will cost approx £23 return.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.