Accommodation and Dining

Modern Art Oxford

Submitted by paull on Tue, 2016-11-08 10:41

Modern Art Oxford is a leading UK contemporary art space with an international reputation for inspirational and innovative programmes. The gallery is located in central Oxford and provides free entry for all.

The Modern Art Oxford Shop is a unique showroom which has a range of items from kitsch contemporary products as well as one-off handmade designer pieces such as jewellery, notebooks, publications, childrens toys, and cards.

St Ebbe’s Kitchen is housed inside the gallery, a light and airy café with seating or over 60 visitors. The all-day offering lends itself to meeting a friend for a coffee with an indulgent slice of cake; grabbing a quick bite, or enjoying a leisurely lunch of generous seasonal salad, a hearty soup or a filling sourdough toastie, accompanied by a monthly changing wine list.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders receive:

  • a 10% discount off food and beverages in the cafe and a 10% discount off products in the museum shop

How to claim: You will need to show your Alumni Card when purchasing a product from the shop and on arrival at the cafe. 

Start and end date: 
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 10

Malmaison Oxford Brasserie

Submitted by paull on Tue, 2016-06-21 11:56

Situated in the city's rennovated prison, the Malmaison Oxford Brasserie is one of Oxford's newest restaurants in the heart of this historic city in the Oxford Castle Quarter.

The stylish and intimate restaurant can be found in the basement of the Malmaison Oxford Hotel and boasts portions that are always generous and with ingredients chosen for their quality.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders receive:

  • a 20% discount off food and beverages (not in conjunction with other promotions and excluding Saturdays.) This offer is subject to availability. 

How to claim: You will need to show your Alumni Card on arrival and please also provide your alumni number at the time of booking.

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Start and end date: 
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 11

Marlborough Arms: bed and breakfast

Submitted by guy on Tue, 2015-11-24 14:00

Situated in the heart of Woodstock, The Marlborough Arms is a beautiful fifteenth century coaching inn that overlooks the town’s historical streets. Log fires are lit in the winter and the courtyard garden is a summer sun trap.

Local attractions include Blenheim Palace, which is within walking distance, and Waddesdon Manor, which is a short drive away.

Exclusive use hire is available for private parties and dinners for up to 100 guests.

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

  • a 10% discount off the best available rate for accommodation
  • discounted room hire when booking a function room for private parties

How to claim: 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.

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Start and end date: 
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 13

The University Club

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 11:13

The University Club is a sports and social facility for staff, graduates, alumni, retired or ex-staff of Oxford University, and membership is now available to their friends and family. The Club is situated on Mansfield Road, a short walk away from the city centre.

The Club offers great value, menus catering for all tastes and a broad selection of beverages, including local speciality ales.  The Club also offers accommodation  and plays host to the following sports: aerobics, dance, football, cricket, archery, tennis, squash, karate and fencing. Use of the gym is available for guests staying at the Club.

Offer for alumni: Alumni are entitled to join the University Club for an annual fee of £25.

How to claim: Please use the associate membership page as alumni to redeem this offer and quote your alumni number when joining. Your Alumni Card must also be presented as ID at Reception when you visit the Club for the first time.

Start and end date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 11

Quod Brasserie and Bar

Submitted by oxalumni on Tue, 2014-12-16 09:49

Quod is located on the High Street in Oxford, and it adjoins the Old Bank Hotel. The restaurant has established its reputation by its quality British and Continental cuisine.

Benefits for alumni: Oxford Alumni Card-holders are entitled to a 10% discount for breakfast, lunch from the à la carte menu, and afternoon tea. This offer is valid every day.

How to claim: Please show your Oxford Alumni Card to a member of staff.

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

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
  • 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: 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.

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