Due to current circumstances, this offer is on hold until mid-2021


Macdonald Bear Hotel is one of the finest 4-star hotels in Oxfordshire and offers a beautiful slice of luxury in the heart of the countryside. Set in Woodstock, in what was once a 13th century coaching inn, the hotel combines history and culture with exceptional facilities.

Offer for alumni

  • 10% discount* off the best available flexible cancellation rate for accommodation
  • 10% discount* of lunch
  • 10% discount* off dinner
  • 10% discount* off afternoon tea

Applicable any day of the week, subject to availability, excluding special events.

*Please note discount cannot to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Please note the following: 

  • Only available Monday –Thursday inclusive 
  • Subject to availability
  • Can only be booked four weeks in advance
  • Maximum tables of four

How to claim

Alumni will be asked to show their My Oxford Card upon request of the hotel to validate the discounted rate offered. (Note - The Hotel may also require an Alumnus to provide proof of identification).

Discount can be claimed by booking directly with the hotel or via Central Reservations, Tel: 0344 879 9000 or email:

The discount code for online bookings is OXF and you will be asked to provide your My Oxford Card upon arrival at the hotel.

Discounts apply to pre-booked stays and are not available to on-the-day bookers.

Please note that all discounts are subject to availability.

Go to Macdonald Bear Hotel’s website