Arden Lodge offers bed and breakfast accommodation in Oxford, 3.8 km from University of Oxford. Free WiFi and private parking are available at this property. Oxford city centre is a 15-minute bus ride away. All rooms are equipped with a TV, tea/coffee making facilities All rooms have a private bathroom. A full English or vegetarian breakfast is provided. The area is popular for golfing, with North Oxford Golf Club a 15-minute walk from Arden Lodge. Blenheim Palace and Woodstock are a 10-minute drive away. Somerville College is 3.3 km from Arden Lodge, while St Benet's Hall is 3.5 km from the property. London Luton Airport is 62 km away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Arden Lodge has been welcoming guests since 6 Jun 2017.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian

Free private parking available on-site


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Oxford
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  • Lea
    I loved staying at Arden Lodge. Mr Pierce was very accomodating when my bus from the airport was delayed and I rested well. The room was comfortable and the breakfast wonderful. The wifi worked just fine. I highly recommend it!
  • Barry
    United StatesUnited States
    Excellent location with free parking out in front. About 1/3 mile walk to bus at 2lb/trip/person into Oxford downtown area. Room had everything we needed. It is small, no problems for us. The owner is gracious and very helpful. He made us a...
  • Sue
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Friendly and welcoming stay. The host, Len, was great and cooked an excellent breakfast. Comfortable night's sleep and room well equipped. Good location for central Oxford. Plenty of parking.
  • Sergio
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Amazing breakfast options, all tasted superb. Len is an excellent host despite his age. Very quiet and great location. The room was clean and big enough with all the stuff you need for a few nights' stay. Absolutely recommended for anyone.
  • Donna
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    We were greeted by the owner, Len. He was friendly, thoughtful and very helpful. The rooms are clean and have everything you could need. We will definitely stay again if in the area.
  • S
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Host was really nice - went out of his way to accommodate me as I arrived late, and was happy to provide plant milk as I am vegan (even got me a nice cereal!) Also had had my own bathroom next door, TV, free Wifi and very thoughtfully provided...
  • J
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Cosy , clean b&b Len was always happy to help. Really nice polite cheerful guy. Good location for the bus into Oxford. Definitely visit again.
  • Natkanya
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    the owner is so kind and helpful. the room is very lovely and clean. The breakfast is super delicious!!!
  • Andrew
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    I was regrettably unable to have breakfast as I had to leave very early. Given the overall quality of the establishment I am sure I would have enjoyed it. An excellent B&B run by a friendly and considerate proprietor.
  • Gregory
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The breakfast was excellent enough to set you up for the day. The property was a little out of town but their was a really good bus service a short walk away taking you to Oxford and Blenheim Palace which is well worth a visit. Len the host was a...

Property questions and answers
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  • is there any access to a freezer to be able to keep our cool box freezer blocks frozen ready for our day trip on Saturday?

    Hello yes regards Len Price
    Answered on 14 July 2022

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Arden Lodge Bed and breakfast
Arden lodge is a warm welcoming friendly bed and breakfast, it's a nice quiet area with lovely surroundings. It is a 5 minute walk to the bus stop which comes every 6 minutes to take you on a 15 minute bus journey to Oxford's popular city centre, this goes past the independent shops, cafe's and popular bars on Summertown's main shopping street. Arden lodge is also a 10 minute walk away from Cutteslowe park and includes a miniature railway and crazy golf to enjoy. Furthermore Blenheim Palace and the historic town of Woodstock, is just a 10'minute drive away. It's also easy access to Cotswold wildlife park and Bicester Village Shopping centre. Rooms at Arden lodge include a TV, for your own use, with tea and coffee making facilities provided and there is also free WIFI throughout the building. Our property also includes free private parking. A Full English Breakfast is provided, and a Vegetarian option if required, we also have a selection of cereals, jams and toast, Served with a hot tea, coffee or a glass of cold juice if preferred. Arden Lodge is also known for being one of the best value prices in oxford.
Arden Lodge is situated in a location with access to a variety of different activities, such as Cutteslowe park (10 minute walk) or North Oxford Golf Club (15 minute walk). It is also a 5 minute walk from two bus stops that can take you to the City Centre which will lead you to famous university institutions including the Bodlein library and the sheldonian theatre, these bus services can also take you to Bicester Village outlet shopping centre or Summertown. Buses are regular with six minutes intervals. Arden Lodge is also located about twenty minutes away from the Water Eaton train station.
Language spoken: English

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Facilities of Arden Lodge
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Media & Technology
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Languages spoken
    • English

    Sustainable initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

    House rules

    Arden Lodge takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 13:30 to 21:00


    From 10:00 to 10:30



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Payments by takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    Legal information

    This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

    FAQs about Arden Lodge

    • Guests staying at Arden Lodge can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian

    • The prices at Arden Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Arden Lodge offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Tennis court
      • Golf course (within 3 km)

    • Arden Lodge is 2.6 miles from the centre of Oxford. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Arden Lodge include:

      • Single
      • Double
      • Triple

    • Check-in at Arden Lodge is from 13:30, and check-out is until 10:30.