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Brasenose is situated in the center of Oxford, facing one of the most scenic squares in the world, and within a few minutes walk of all the major libraries and laboratories of Oxford University.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I got a tour of this college which led me to a great understanding of how Oxford is set up. The buildings and the college in general are very old. They were setting up the hall for eating when I was there which was cool...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So that was an extra point of interest! Beautiful building - just what an Oxford College should look like. Loved the History we learnt on the tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Brasenose College as part of a walking tour & were blown away by its history. It was founded in 1509 & is steeped in tradition.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Konie
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Brasenose College is one of those fantastic/terrible experiences. It really is a basic student digs with a simple room with two hard single beds and a very basic bathroom. Having said that some very famous people have stayed there as students. These include David Cameron...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Geoff K
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Located near to Radcliffe Square is Brasenose college and has a wonderful 14th century quad. Some really great architecture and excellent looking buildings.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

I had the pleasure of staying at Brasenose for one night for a conference. I liked everything about it- as a venue it was wonderful, the staff were polite and the room I stayed in was excellent (en suite, huge separate living room with full...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Beautiful buildings and grounds, stunning dining hall, wonderful location near Radcliffe Camera and central Oxford. Those are the pros. The twin room in the old hall (which is the first building you face as you come through the porter's lodge), though spacious and light, looked...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Yet another fabulous college of the university. This is not a large college but has produced some very important people in its history.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I stayed here last week for Oxford UNIQ's summer school, sleeping in the Frewin annexe and eating in the main Brasenose dining hall. Our rooms were reasonably sized and cleaned regularly. Some had en suites, but even those that did not only had to share...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank rachelc673
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This place is unbelievable, right out of a storybook. The college functions as a B&B during the summer months, and the price and location and friendly staff and VIEW can’t be beat. As I sat in my student room on the old quad, a young...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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