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01865 721600

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Boasting Oxford’s best riverside location, The Head of the River sits on Folly Bridge in the city’s St Aldates area - just a five-minute walk away from the main city centre.
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By Car

We have a limited number of parking spaces reserved for our Indulgence room guests. For diners and drinkers, there is easy parking at Oxpens carpark on Oxpens road (OX1 1RQ), or you can use Redbridge park and ride (OX1 4XG).

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By Bus

The number 300 bus takes you to and from Redbridge park and ride.

By Train

Travelling by train? Oxford train station is just under a mile away.

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The Head of the River
Folly Bridge
St. Aldates
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 4LB
Tel:
01865 721600
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Local Attractions

The Head of The River is just a short stroll away from Oxford’s city centre attractions, including the architectural gems of Christ Church College, The Bodleian Library and The Ashmolean. While on a sunny summer’s day, you may even be able to stir yourself from our beautiful suntrap of a garden to go punting on the River Isis.

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We've got what you need for a great Christmas party including a new festive menu perfectly cooked by our expert chefs, your favourite tipples and a warm, welcoming atmosphere.

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