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Waterborne Retreat

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Waterborne Retreat

2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Ora is a traditional cruiser style narrowboat.

Situated in one of the most beautiful parts of the city, opposite Christchurch College and its beautiful meadows, she's right in the centre of town but with all of the beauty and tranquility of the river and sights that have inspired so many.


Indoor Fireplace

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check out by 1PM


12 Reviews

Evie User Profile
September 2016
The host canceled this reservation 4 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Miriam User Profile
July 2016
Peter's welcome was warm and charming. The boat is in a delightful position, indeed it is the location that is its best aspect. Amazing to have an almost rural retreat so close to the centre of Oxford. The boat is traditional and that means some parts are pretty worn and that he …
Ella User Profile
July 2016
Ora is a beautiful boat - her quirky decoration only adds to her charm and it was such a wonderful place to spend a beautiful sunny weekend in Oxford. The location was perfect - right on the edge of the centre of town and opposite some beautiful walks through Christ Church Meadow…
Michael User Profile
July 2016
If you are interested in a slightly different experience then I would certainly recommend this. As expected, a bit of a squeeze at times and the interior is not in great condition, but overall it is pleasant enough. Perhaps slightly expensive for one person, better priced for two…
Olivia User Profile
June 2016
We had a really nice time staying on 'ora' the boat was cozy and comfortable and a very relaxing stay all in all. Peter was very easily contactable with any questions that we had about how things worked on the boat. Would definitely recommend.
Chloe User Profile
September 2016
Peter was great and really friendly. We already knew the area but it's really lovely, definitely recommend a stay here.
Megan User Profile
September 2016
Peter was great to deal with. He was extremely kind in meeting me at the train, very responsive and kind, and his recommendations were spot on. The experience of staying on the river, across from a beautiful field, is truly unique, peaceful, and beautiful. I won't soon for…

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