Vanbrugh House



Discover the hidden gems near our boutique hotel in Oxford…

From awe-inspiring architecture, antique colleges and impressive history, it’s easy to see why Oxford attracts millions of visitors each year.
Our boutique hotel in Oxford is the perfect base for exploring hidden gems in this historic city.

Get Cosy at Thirsty Meeples Near Our Boutique Oxford Hotel… 

Make like a local and catch up with old friends in Oxford’s only board game café.
This social haven has over 2000 board games for you to choose from ensuring a fun filled afternoon. Just across the road from our boutique Oxford Hotel, Thirsty Meeples is now open most nights until midnight. Why not make a night of it and tuck into the café’s tasty menu while enjoying a quirky craft beer?

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Grab a bargain at The Unicorn…

A quick skip and a jump from our city centre hotel you will discover The Unicorn Boutique, a staple of Oxford’s quirky vintage scene.
Get there early as this tiny boutique fills up quick, barely admitting more than three or four people at a time as most of the space is filled with stacks of clothes and vintage treasures. From 1950s tea dresses to frilled petticoats and structured waistcoats, The Unicorn is a must see for any vintage enthusiast or amateur Thespian.

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Explore the student theatre scene near our hotel in Oxford…

Oxford is an established dramatic hub with many famous theatres including the impressive New Theatre and Oxford Playhouse.
For a unique and eye-opening experience, catch one of the shows produced by the University of Oxford or Oxford Brookes University’s students. Although tickets are cheap these productions are top class with great emphasis on fresh talent and experimentation.

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Vanbrugh House Hotel, a boutique hotel in Oxford, is ideally located in the centre of Oxford, near to the area’s top attractions.
To check availability, contact the Oxford hotel team on or 01865 244 622

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