Welcome to Central Backpackers, Oxford's premier Backpackers accommodation.
warded one of Europes top Hostels 2007, 2008 and 2009 by Hostelworld!
Central Backpackers is rated #1 independent hostel in Oxford by HostelBookers guests because we offer the best value, location, staff and atmosphere in Oxford.
THE ONLY HOSTEL IN OXFORD TO OFFER FREE INTERNET AND WI-FI! FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AS WELL. tea, coffee, juice, cereal, toast spreads
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reception (limited hours)
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check-out, 10:30 am.
Check-in, from 3pm until 11pm. But, you can still be in the hostel beforehand and/or store your luggage.
This Hostel doesn't accept groups of more that 5 people (4 people maximum).
ID required for check-in (passport or drivers license).
No stag or hen parties.
Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult.
Late cancellations for bookings of 5 or more nights will be charged the full amount.
We accept same day bookings up to 3pm. Any bookings made after this time for the same day arrival will not be accepted.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
LOOK FOR THE BIG YELLOW DOOR ON PARK END STREET!
13 PARK END STREET
From Gloucester Green Bus Station: (3 minute walk)
Turn RIGHT out of the bus station onto George Street, follow the road around to the left (keeping the open air carpark on your right). Take your first right onto Park End Street (by The Lighthouse pub), we are half way down on the right hand side, before 'Anuba Bar' & after the 'Yellow Submarine Cafe'.
From Oxford Train Station: (3 minute walk)
Come out of the train station onto the main road. Look to your left and you will see The Royal Oxford Hotel. Park End Street (ignore the street signs, they will only confuse you) runs down the right hand side of the hotel. We are half way down on the left, before the 'Yellow Submarine Cafe' and after 'Anuba Bar'.
From the M40 take Junction 8 on to the A40. This will take you to the Oxford Ring Road. Follow signs to city centre.
From Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton Airports go to the bus terminals and ask for direct bus service to Oxford.
Between Train and Bus Station.
Pitts River Museum.
Oxford Tourism Board.
Tourist Information Centre.
All Pubs and Clubs
Heathrow Airport (1 hour)
Gatwick Airport(1.5 hours)
Luton Airport (1.5 hours)
Stansted Airport (1.75 hours)
London (1hour train 1.5 hours bus)
Bridge Night Club