YHA in South East
YHA Oxford
Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 0AB
"Great" - 87% Customer Satisfaction Based on 215 customer scores
4 Star Hostel Accommodation - Visit England
4 Star Hostel

Best Price Guarantee - Member discounts and no booking fee

10% Off Breakfast

Beds from £17.00
Private rooms from £28.00
Family rooms from £29.00

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  • Booking for more than 16 people? Click here

    Admissions Policy:
    Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult (aged 18 or over).
    Children under 11 are welcome at YHA but can only stay in private or family rooms or in our camping and cabins products.
    Children aged between 11 and 16 can stay in dorm rooms as long as they are accompanied by an adult of the same gender.

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Availability Calendar

Can't find a bed on your preferred date? Try choosing a different room type from the selection box above. Alternatively please call us on 0800 0191 700 or +44 (0) 1629 592 700. Members of YHA or Hostelling International are entitled to a discount of up to £3/night off the prices quoted above for bookings at YHA operated properties. Member discounts are redeemable at the checkout stage of your online booking. Family room prices are only available if your booking contains at least one adult and one child under 18.


  • Cot available
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Cycle store
  • Early Bird School Holidays Offer
  • Games room
  • Garden/grounds
  • Great for walking
  • Internet access
  • Laundry
  • Library/Quiet room
  • Licensed bar
  • Lounge
  • Luggage store
  • Meals available
  • Packed lunch available
  • Private rooms available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Suitable for families
  • Trade bookings
  • TV
  • Under 3s welcome
  • YHA School Trips
  • Free wi-fi
  • Near train station
  • 24 hour access
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ambulant accessible
  • En suite rooms available
  • Meeting Rooms & Corporate Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • 24 Hour Access
  • Private Rooms Available
  • 1 minute walk from Oxford train station
  • Sunny back garden
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Need to Know

Reception Times

24 hour


From 14.00


Before 10.00

Towels and toiletries

Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception. Bedding is supplied in all rooms.


There are no parking facilities at this hostel, although there are several city centre car parks nearby. Alternatively cheaper and less congested car parks are available outside of the centre with Park & Ride services (Seacourt is the closest to the hostel).

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Sorry, pets are not permitted at YHA Oxford. However assistance dogs are welcome!


Free wi-fi is available in social spaces.

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Maps & Directions


2a Botley Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 0AB

How to get here

By car: follow the Oxford ring road towards the west of the city. Take the A420 Botley turn off, then follow signs to train station/city centre. YHA Oxford is located just before the railway bridge on your left. Please note there is no parking on site, but staff can direct you to the city Park-and-Ride, five minutes away.

By coach: The nearest coach station is in the centre of Oxford. Book your coach tickets here.

By train: YHA Oxford is as close to Oxford train station as you can possibly get! Simply hop off the train and we're literally a stone's throw away.

From 30th July to 14th August 2016 the railway will be closed between Oxford and Didcot Parkway for Network Rail to carry out flood prevention work in the Hinksey area.

In addition, from 30th July to 7th August 2016 the railway will also be closed between Oxford and Banbury for re-signalling work.

Finally, between 3rd and 7th August 2016 the railway will be closed between Oxford and Charlbury for bridge repair work to take place.

For details of how this work might affect your journey please visit GWR.com/hinksey2016

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Contact Information

Hostel: +44 345 371 9131
Email: [email protected]
Social Media:
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Map References

OS Map: 164
OS Grid ref: SP486063
Longitude: -1.270734
Latitude: 51.752844

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 01865 252200
Website: http://www.visitoxfordandoxfordshire.com/thedms.aspx?dms=13&venue=2912041

YHA School Trips

The city of Oxford has plenty of daytime activities for school trips and the hostel is well equipped to cater for groups in the evening. Delicious meals are provided as well as classroom and lounge facilities with a games room.

Visit the YHA School Trips website for more information.

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