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Central Backpackers Hostel

13 Park End Street, Oxford, England

Fancy staying at one of Europe's top hostels since 2007 as well as TNT magazine's top hostels not only in the UK but in Europe as well?! Then Central Backpackers is for you! Located in the heart of the city, there is no need to use transportation, plenty of popular attractions, bars and shops right on the doorstep! Read more

86% Overall Rating 281 out of 297 customers would recommend this property based on 297 reviews

Atmosphere 84%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 81%

Location 93%

Safety 89%

Staff 86%

Value 86%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • PlayStation
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

NO STAG OR HEN NIGHTS they will be turned away.And your deposit will not be refunded!!

Reception is open from 8AM-11PM ONLY. No arrivals will be accepted outside of these times.

ID required on check-in.
Passport or drivers license.

PLEASE NOTE:
Groups of 5 people or more are not accepted by this hostel through Hostelbookers.com, your booking will be cancelled.

Thanks!

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Oxford?

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Fancy staying at one of Europe's top hostels since 2007 as well as TNT magazine's top hostels not only in the UK but in Europe as well?! Then Central Backpackers is for you! Located in the heart of the city, there is no need to use transportation, plenty of popular attractions, bars and shops right on the doorstep! Read more

Shared Rooms

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Central Backpackers

We are an Australian and Canadian independently owned and operated backpackers hostel. The rest of our friendly staff are fellow backpackers from all over the world, perfect for advice on future travels and experiences!

We provide a relaxed, friendly atmosphere to make your stay more personal and memorable.

People of all ages and nationalities are welcome. We have something for everyone!

Please note groups of 5 or more must be booked directly though the hostel - just drop us an email!

Accommodation Information

FACILITIES:
* FREE Wi-Fi everywhere in the hostel
* FREE use of computers with internet access
* FREE tea/coffee all day in our self-catered, fully equipped kitchen!
* FREE towels
* Laundry service - washed and dried
* FREE iron available
* Hot, powerful showers 24hrs
* Vending machine
* Cosy TV room with satellite TV and hundreds of movies 24hrs!
* Roof top terrace with BBQ
* FREE maps and advice about Oxford's attractions and history
* Printing (black and white or colour)
* FREE entry to clubs, bars and pubs nearby!

SECURITY AND INFORMATION:
* Swipe card entry for all dorms
* Door code for front door - NO LOCKOUT OR CURFEW!
* Individual lockers (please bring your own lock)
* FREE luggage storage before and after check-in.
* ID required for check-in (passport or drivers license).
* Reception is open from 7am until 11pm.
* Check-in from 3pm/Check-out until 10:30am.
* Groups of 5+ people not accepted though Hostelbookers - Please note groups of 5 or more must be booked directly though the hostel - just drop us an email!
* No stag or hen parties.
* Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult.
* Credit cards accepted.
* No hidden membership fee's!

LONG-TERM STAY:
Want to become part of the Central Backpackers family?
We offer a weekly long-term rate dependent upon availability at the time of arrival. Simply book a week's stay with us online and we can talk about it when you arrive!

CANCELLATION POLICY:
We require a 48hour notice period for any cancellations otherwise you will be charged for the first night.
If your booking is for 5 or more NIGHTS a 72hour notice is required otherwise the entire amount of your booking is charged.

Location Information

Located on the lively Park End Street in the centre of Oxfords Historical University city, we are less than a 5 minute walk from the bus and train station, Oxford's Castle, museums and tourist attractions as well as some amazing restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs with discounts for all Central Backpackers guests!

COMING TO/FROM LONDON?
Both the bus and train stations are only a few minutes' walk away and services run every 10-15 minutes!

There are also direct bus and train services to Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Birmingham airports, travelling couldn't be easier!

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.