Single room in Summertown, Oxford

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1 Bed

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About this listing

Next to our pretty single room is a large bathroom for your sole use except occasionally. Our lovely house is in a prestigious and quiet neighbourhood but only 10 minutes from Oxford city centre. We also have a double room listed separately

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A view of our garden from the kitchen.

A view of our garden from the kitchen.

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The Space
Accommodates: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 5:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Pet Owner: Cat(s)
Room type: Private room


Weekly discount: 15%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

This is the listing for our single room. The room is very quiet and has a comfortable bed, table with lamp, desk, chair and wardrobe. If you are looking for a double room, please book it on our other listing: 'Double En-Suite Summertown Oxford'. If you would like both rooms, please book the single room on this listing and the double room on the other listing.

We have a brand new bathroom with wet-room style shower, with toilet and washbasin for the exclusive use of our guest in the single room except when our grown-up children come home for the weekend, or sometimes if we have personal guests. Our double room has an en-suite shower room.

Our house is in leafy Summertown, a prestigious suburb of Oxford just 2 miles from the city centre. The bus stop is 3 minutes walk away and the journey into the city centre takes 10/15 minutes. We also have a free car parking space where you can safely leave your car all day.

A pub serving good food is 10 minutes walk away and a 15 minute walk brings you to the many restaurants and shops in Summertown . The famous 'Trout' pub of Inspector Morse fame is a short drive away.

The spacious kitchen is available for breakfast (cereal and toast, tea, coffee and orange juice). A fridge and microwave are available for occasional use in the early evening, or if you would like to stay more than a week, these could be available more regularly, by agreement. Longer term guests can also use the washing machine and drying facilities for £4 per load. We have a lovely big garden and if you like walking or running, you can take a number of attractive routes from the house.

We have lived in Oxford for many years. Helena is a historian and former tour guide and so we can give you the 'Inside Oxford' view.

Guests have access to the kitchen for breakfast. Long term guests may use the microwave to warm food in the early evenings by arrangement.

We enjoy talking to our guests over breakfast, and giving advice about places to visit. We like our guests to feel welcome and at home.

Our neighbourhood is very quiet and safe. We have great local shops and restaurants and a neighbourhood pub all within walking distance.

The bus stop to the city centre is 3 minutes' walk from our house. The bus to Blenheim Palace also stops very close by.

Guest Access

Kitchen before 11 am and for long-term guests in the early evening by arrangement.

Interaction with Guests

We like to chat to our guests over breakfast and we can offer travel or any other advice.

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House Rules

No smoking in the house.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector

3 nights minimum stay
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Our garden.

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About the Host, Helena

Oxford, United Kingdom
Member since June 2012


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