Budget Accommodation/Hostels

There are 3 budget hostels in Oxford:

Central Backpacker Hostel – Website / TripAdvisor

Oxford Backpackers Hostel – TripAdvisor

YHA Hostel – Website / TripAdvisor

Although they are quite a bit further away from the Examination Schools, they are still within 20 minutes walking distance. They are also close to local bus stops for those who prefer to travel by bus.

Bed & Breakfast (B&B)

There are two B&Bs close to the Examination Schools:

Oxford Coach and Horses – B&B website / TripAdvisor – FULLY BOOKED for 21/11 to 23/11

Holywell Bed & Breakfast – B&B website / TripAdvisor – FULLY BOOKED for 21/11 to 23/11


Alternatively, you may try the following B&Bs which are a short walking distance away from the Examination Schools:

The Tower House – / TripAdvisor

The Old Black Horse Inn – / TripAdvisor


The nearest hotels are Old Bank Hotel (4*) and Mercure Eastgate Oxford Hotel (3*), both within short walking distance to the Examination Schools.

Old Bank Hotel – Hotel website / TripAdvisor

Mercure Eastgate Oxford Hotel – Hotel website / TripAdvisor

Oxford Hosts

Some of us who are based in Oxford may be able to offer their couch or floor space to participants of the conference for a night or two. If you are a participant and would like to considered for this option, please fill in the form here. Note that by filling the form, you will not be guaranteed a host although we will try our best to allocate one for you.

For those in Oxford who are willing to offer their couch or floor space, please fill in the form here. Your kind help will be appreciated!

If you need further help in arranging your accommodation in Oxford, please feel free to contact us and we will try our best to help.