20th century guest house with spacious rooms and walking distance to Oxford City Centre.


Welcome to Green Gables, a characteristic Edwardian house set back from the road in a delightful setting which is in walking distance to Oxford City Centre. 

All rooms have LCD flat screen Televisions, tea and coffee making facilities, telephone, ensuite showers and toilets. One room on the ground floor has been adapted for disabled guests, with a ramp and front door. Wi-Fi is available throughout. 

The guest house has free parking. Gloucester Green coach station and the Oxford train station are within 1.5 miles radius and buses stop right outside. The Green Gables is a 20 minutes walk or 5 minute taxi or bus ride from the city centre, universities, shopping area, theatres, cinema, museums, bars and restaurants. Alternatively, you can reach the city centre by taking a pleasant stroll along the river Thames.

We do not take one night booking over weekend.

History to the present day

Built in 1914 for a local merchant, this solid but elegant house has retained the comfortable appearance.

Food and Drinks

Breakfast is served Monday to Friday 7.30am - 8.30am and weekends, BANK Holidays 8.30am to 9.30 am. Consists of a full English, Vegetarian or continental option with a selection of juices, teas and coffee. 


20th century buildings

Breakfast included

Free car parking (on site)

No smoking

Children welcome

Historic Property


Free broadband access (wired)

Private/enclosed garden

Outdoor terrace

Garden furniture

Children's cots

Children's highchairs


Linen included

Towels included

Iron/ironing board

Hair dryers


Central heating

Food and Drinks

Continental breakfast (included)

Cooked breakfast (included)

Nearby recreations

Recommended walks

Pub (walking distance)

Museums (walking distance)

Historic houses


Golf course (a short drive)

Tennis courts (walking distance)

Recommended restaurants (walking distance)

Theatre (walking distance)

Age restrictions

Children welcome

Minimum age 5


Based on 22 Reviews
Service 4.4
Rooms 3.5
Food 4.2
Website 4.2
Value 3.7
Overall Experience 3.9

The room was adequate, a little tired but I've stayed in far worse places. I look forward to returning
Mrs nancy W

Many thanks for a warm welcome and a great stay!
Mr Eric N

Excellent location bus stop right outside. Little Tesco and Post Office across the road. Taxi easily available approx £6 to center of Oxford. Food very good room very clean bedding lovely and fresh. Family very pleasant there if needed and helpful. Great for a quick visit to check out Universities. Good value and very quite in the guest house enabling and good nights rest.
Mrs Karen N

Great value with very welcoming hosts. The guest house is very conveniently located as Abingdon road has bus routes that will take you very quickly to all parts of Oxford including the railway station.
Mr Lloyd D

Lovely guest house! Wonderful breakfasts. Great location. very clean.great hosts! I would stay here again absolutely!
Mr Michael M

very good experience , will be booking again
Mr Peter E

Friendly welcome, excellent breakfast. Helpful to use car park there and walk or bus into town. Good value for money and overall an excellent weekend.
Mrs Susan R

This is the second time my sister and i have stayed at Green Gables. It is a friendly family B&B. My only gripe is that the bedroom was incredibly hot! Highly recommended.
Ms christina T

Friendly and attentive service. Room very clean and presentable and of good size. Breakfast perfectly adequate. Would recommend.
Mr Andrew G

Clean and comfortable room with much space, friendly personnel, central location with easy bus access to city.
Dr Sven K

Travel Info

Address: 326 Abingdon Road, Oxford, OX14TE, United Kingdom

Check In: Sunday to Friday 2.00pm to 10.00pm and Saturday only till 6.00pm.

Check Out: 10.00am

Directions: By Bus from City Centre: Bus numbers are X2, X3, X4, X13, X23, 16, 35, X31, X32, X33, X34, X39, X40. Ask driver to stop @ Chatham Road bus stop, which is about 20 Yards away from Green Gables. Please note bus X3 leave to and from train station every 20 minutes

Nearest Train Station: Oxford Station is 1.5 miles from the hotel.