The Galaxie Hotel - Oxford

180 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom  show map
 4 stars
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The Galaxie Hotel - Oxford

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
TV

Flat-screen TV

No Smoking

No smoking on site

Overview

The Galaxie Hotel is a 4-star property only 1.9 km from Sheldonian Theatre, Christ Church College and Pitt Rivers Museum.

The Galaxie Hotel is 30 minutes' walk from the center of Oxford. A museum and a college lie a short distance away.

The hotel offers easy access to pubs, wine bars and restaurants.

Guests will find Summertown, South Parade (adj) bus stop next to The Galaxie Hotel. 15 minutes' drive from RAF airport.

Rooms

The property comprises of individual rooms, including deluxe single room and double room appointed with a wardrobe, a dressing room, LCD TV, heating and television with satellite channels. There are en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower along with a kettle, coffee/tea makers and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Located in a green area, Mamma Mia Pizzeria serve a wide range of meals.

Services

The facilities as a luggage storage and a car park are offered for guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Luggage storage

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 07:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

180 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Oxford
    2.7 km
Airports
  • RAF Station (ABB)
    10.1 km
  • NAF (GXH)
    50.0 km
Train Stations
  • Oxford Train Station
    2.5 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed
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    Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
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      Deluxe Single Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Galaxie Hotel - Oxford Oxford location
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        Hotel Address:

        180 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Oxford
          2.7 km
        Airports
        • RAF Station (ABB)
          10.1 km
        • NAF (GXH)
          50.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Oxford Train Station
          2.5 km
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          30

        The Galaxie Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Sarah Wiseman Gallery - 300 m
        • Cherwell Boathouse - 800 m
        • Mary Ogilvie Art Gallery - 1.4 km
        • Inspires - 1.9 km
        • St Giles Fair - 1.9 km
        • Inspires Art Gallery - 1.9 km

        Places of interest

        • Summertown United Reformed Church - 300 m
        • St Anne's College - 1.4 km
        • Green Templeton College - 1.5 km
        • Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford - 1.6 km
        • Somerville College - 1.7 km
        • Keble College Chapel - 1.8 km
        • Mathematical Institute - 1.8 km
        • Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford - 1.8 km
        • Department of Earth Sciences - 1.9 km
        • St Benet's Hall - 1.9 km

        Amusement

        • The Phoenix Picturehouse - 1.6 km

        Museums

        • Wiseman Gallery - 400 m
        • Pitt Rivers Museum - 1.5 km
        • University Museum of Natural History - 1.9 km

        Parks

        • Turill Garden - 400 m
        • Port Meadow - 1.5 km
        • University parks - 1.6 km
        • Cutteslowe Park - 1.8 km

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • Trap Grounds - 700 m

        Theaters

        • The North Wall Arts Centre - 400 m

        Public parking

        • St Hughs College - 900 m
        • St Anthonys College - 1.2 km
        • Green College - 1.5 km

        Local attractions

        • Port Meadow - 1.8 km
          Walton Well Road, Oxford
        • University Museum of Natural History - 1.9 km
          Parks Road, Oxford
        • Oxford University Parks - 2.1 km
          Parks Road, Oxford
        • Pitt Rivers Museum - 1.9 km
          South Parks Rd, Oxford
        • River Cherwell - 1.9 km
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        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          30
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        The Galaxie Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Galaxie

        Average guest rating

        7.6out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 323 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          7.4

          Quite central location. 20 minutes walk to city centre and very frequent bus service. Good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants right outside the door.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          I liked the location, staff and service

        • Family with children
          7.4

          The triple room was a good size with a nice en-suite shower; the free car park was large, the location was very convenient for the city centre and the breakfast / breakfast room was very good

          The beds were not very comfortable

        • Family with children
          5.0

          The dining area and garden were nice

          No restaurant, no bar, no 24hr reception, also didnt like glass door on bathrooms, and bedrooms to the front of the building could do with secondary glazing as they are very noisy

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          It was clean, staff were helpful and friendly, nice garden you could sit in, not too far from city centre - quick bus ride

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The parking was good, the staff very friendly,the breakfast was good. There was a buis stop right outside the hotel to get backwards and forwards into Oxford.

        • Group of friends
          7.4

          The bathroom in our room was in need of an upgrade. It looked like other rooms were modernised

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          Location

          Poor door to bathroom; Poor blinds/curtains in bedroom; poor location of the television;.

        • Single
          8.8

          A very welcoming place; extremely pleasant staff, and for the cost, this is very comfortable and clean accommodation; the breakfast was very good and the service excellent. I would recommend this and will stay here again.

          The room was largely filled with the bed and the noise of the Banbury Road is sadly unavoidable.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          We were made welcome by all the staff. The breakfast staff were helpful and effecient. The breakfast was tasty, hot and plentiful. Ideal for a City break and near the centre of Oxford. I would recommend to family and friends.

          The only criticism (which sounds very silly) is the sauces for breakfast were in satches, which were very fiddly to open. Also the brown sauce tasted like a chemical sauce! Otherwise the breakfast was excellent.

        • Single
          6.6

          The freshly squeezed orange juice at breakfast, comfortable bed,spacious room

          A tiny bit noisy from traffic

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          The description of the hotel as "10 mins walk" from the centre is misleading. The centre of Oxford is a bus ride away. A proper 20-25 mins walk.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Friendly and helpful staff.

          Distance from town centre, but bus was convenient. Room could have been arranged better to give more space. A glass in the bathroom for toothbrushing would be useful.

        • Single
          5.0

          Very cosy room and clean room.

          The hotel is located further than only 20 minute walk to city center. Internet connection was not working in my room however it was ok. in the lounge area. Breakfast was served only until 9.00 am. No lunch or dinner served in the hotel.

        • Couple
          7.0

          All the staff were very friendly and the breakfast was excellent. Our room was small but this wasn't a problem for a one night stay. Being able to park at the hotel for the weekend was an added bonus this near to the centre of Oxford

          Hotel is about a 20 minute walk from the city centre, not 10 minutes as advertised although there are regular buses. Minor points but no hanging space in bedroom for clothes (only cupboards for folded clothes) and only one chair provided in a double room so the bed was the only place for sitting/watching tv

        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Galaxie Hotel - Oxford Oxford location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        180 Banbury Road, Oxford, United Kingdom

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Oxford
          2.7 km
        Airports
        • RAF Station (ABB)
          10.1 km
        • NAF (GXH)
          50.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Oxford Train Station
          2.5 km
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 07:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          30