Visiting Oxford

The Old Parsonage Hotel and Restaurant

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 09:45

Ranked as one of the best hotels in Oxford, the 17th-century Old Parsonage is situated in the heart of this historic city at the end of the beautiful boulevard St Giles.

Many of the 35 bedrooms and suites retain features in the original part of the building or have their own terrace overlooking the garden.

The glamourous restaurant & bar, famous for its intimate, clubby atmosphere, serves classic British dishes with a modern, light touch.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders receive:

  • a 10% discount on the best available rate for accommodation, excluding Friday and Saturday nights
  • a 10% discount on breakfast, the all-day menu, and afternoon tea up until 6pm (available for up to six people, excluding the set lunch menu).

How to claim: Alumni discounts are only applicable to bookings made directly with the Old Parsonage by telephone or email. Please provide your alumni number at the time of booking.

Start and end date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 09

The Old Bank Hotel

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 09:42

The Old Bank Hotel sets the standard for modern, comfortable and stylish accommodation in Oxford. Located on the High Street, the four-star hotel offers the best of both the historic old city and the city’s vibrant social scene.

Offers for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from a 10% discount off the best available rate for accommodation from Sunday - Thursday. On Friday and Saturday nights, alumni will be offered the best available rate at the time of booking.

The discount only applies for the room in which the alumni member is staying. Discounts are available on a room-only basis (food and drink is not included).

How to claim: Alumni discounts are only applicable to bookings made directly with the hotel by telephone or email. Please provide your alumni number at the time of booking.

Start and end date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 09

The Macdonald Randolph Hotel

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 09:37

The Macdonald Randolph Hotel is situated in the heart of Oxford, opposite the world-famous Ashmolean Museum. Built in 1864 and recently refurbished, this five-star hotel and spa offers each guest the highest level of comfort and service in a traditional and welcoming environment.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders benefit from:

  • a 10% discount off the best available rate for accommodation (only available by phoning the hotel, not online)
  • a 10% discount off lunch, dinner and afternoon tea in the restaurant at The Randolph from Monday to Sunday inclusive
  • free room hire when booking a function room for a banquet, dinner or private dining
  • a discounted rate of £100 for a Half Day Retreat for two people in the spa (available Monday to Thursday, 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm)

How to claim: You can only benefit from this discount by calling and booking direct with the hotel. Please quote your alumni card number at the time of booking and show your Oxford Alumni Card when you arrive. Discounts apply to Oxford Alumni Card-holders who pre-book their stay and are not available to on-the-day bookers. Please note that discounts are subject to availability.

Start and end date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 09

Gee's

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 09:27

Gee’s Restaurant is located in the heart of North Oxford on the Banbury Road, only a ten-minute walk from the city centre. Built in 1898, this famous grade II listed Victorian conservatory (once a greengrocer's and florist), was restored and renovated by owner Jeremy Mogford 20 years ago. Gee's offers great Mediterranean food and wine, all served in one of the most beautiful restaurants in Oxford.

Offers for alumni: 10% discount on the à la carte menu at lunchtime and weekend brunch menu. The discount is only available for tables of up to and including six people.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card at the restaurant.

Start and end date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 09

University Rooms Oxford

Submitted by oxalumni on Mon, 2014-12-08 12:33

10% discount on accommodation at selected Colleges

The Alumni Office has partnered with travel booking specialist UniversityRooms.com to offer alumni a discount on bed and breakfast accommodation in selected Colleges. 

The following colleges are offering Oxford alumni a 10% discount off accommodation:

  • Somerville
  • St Anne's (please contact Kate Russell on +44(0)1865 284 625 or katherine.russell@st-annes.ox.ac.uk to check availability)
  • St Catherine's 
  • St Hugh’s 
  • St Stephen's House

How to claim: There is a special promotional code for this offer and you will need to log-in or register to access this. Access the code

Once you have accessed the code, you can book here

Availability is limited and tends to be better during the summer holidays. If you cannot find availability for your chosen dates, you can still book accommodation in other Oxford colleges, although a discount will not be applied.

Search accommodation in other Oxford Colleges 

Start and end date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 14
Offer with: 
Oxford University

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