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Dorset House

From £206 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
London Road, OX3 7FT
Distance from Oxford Brookes University
8 mins
8 mins
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Introducing Dorset House


Dorset House presents itself as a captivating student accommodation in Oxford, providing exceptional rooms that are conveniently situated near the esteemed universities of the city. Home to 313 students, this residence boasts an impressive array of amenities and services designed to enhance your comfort and convenience throughout your student life. Whether you desire a solitary space or a communal living arrangement, Dorset House student accommodation offers a diverse selection to cater to your preferences. Its advantageous position ensures easy access to the finest places of Oxford, encompassing renowned museums and cultural landmarks, just a short stroll away.

Oxford, renowned for hosting one of the most ancient universities globally, the University of Oxford, stands as a city steeped in academic heritage and distinction. Boasting a vibrant tapestry of cultures, this city offers a plethora of experiences, encompassing a diverse array of activities, retail establishments, and dining options. Additionally, it houses some of the world's most exceptional libraries, adding to its appeal as a scholarly haven. Oxford emerges as an ideal location for individuals seeking higher education and engaging in research endeavours, thus attracting students and academics from far and wide.


Nestled in the vibrant London Road area, Dorset House provides convenient access to Headington Campus, just a quick 5-minute stroll away. Exploring the area, you'll discover a plethora of culinary delights, renowned charity shops, and a swift 20-minute bus ride to the heart of Oxford. Moreover, this sought-after location places prestigious universities like the University of Oxford and Oxford Brookes University within easy reach. International students will also relish the diverse range of top-notch dining establishments, including The Rusty Bicycle, The Nosebag, and The Vaults & Garden Café. When it comes to pubs, The Turf Tavern and The Eagle and Child hold a special place in literary history. Captivating attractions such as the Ashmolean Museum, Bodleian Library, and the iconic Christ Church College are also close by, adding to the allure of living at this student housing in Oxford.


Dorset House in Oxford is the top choice for student accommodations, boasting a central location with easy access to the city's attractions. With the Sandfield Road bus stop nearby and the Oxford train station just a 14-minute drive away, transportation is convenient. Tesco Express is only a 5-minute walk from the property. Oxford has excellent public transportation connections, including services to London Victoria, Heathrow Airport, and London Gatwick Airport. The Islip railway station offers additional connections to major cities. Cycling is popular in Oxford, with many cycle paths and lanes available, and Dorset House provides bike storage facilities for residents.


Dorset House provides fully furnished modern rooms and apartments, complete with double beds, study desks, private bathrooms, and shared modular kitchens and living rooms. Residents can enjoy the convenience of amenities such as a lounge, dining area, high-speed Wi-Fi, and on-site laundry facilities. Located in the heart of Oxford, this prime location offers easy access to renowned universities, captivating museums, and a vibrant cultural scene. Additionally, bike storage, recycling facilities, and an inviting outdoor social space further enhance the experience, while the dedicated staff are always available to provide assistance and ensure a comfortable stay.

Room Types:

Dorset House provides a range of comfortable and stylish room options to suit different preferences. The Classic Studios offer a cosy and private living space, ideal for individuals seeking a self-contained accommodation. For those looking for added luxury and space, the Premium Studios is a perfect choice, providing enhanced amenities and additional room to unwind. Additionally, the Classic Ensuites offer a convenient and affordable option, combining the privacy of an individual bedroom with the convenience of an attached private bathroom.

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
University of Oxford - Main University 1.6 Bus Stop (Headington London Road) 0.1 Headington Shark 0.3
Oxford Brookes University - Headington Campus 0.5 Headington Railway Station 0.6 University Parks 1.6
Ruskin School of Art - University of Oxford Campus 1.2 Oxford Tube Bus Stop (Headington) 0.6 Ashmolean Museum 2.3
Said Business School - University of Oxford Campus 2.0 Thornhill Park and Ride 2.4 Bodleian Library 2.5
Harris Manchester College - University of Oxford Campus 1.2 Oxford Train Station 3.6 Oxford Castle and Prison 3.1

Price Trend

En-Suite, Classic
En-Suite, Classic
Studio, Classic
Studio, Premium Range 1

Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


London Road, OX3 7FT

Room Types in Dorset House

Generic Room
En-Suite, Classic
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-0244 week£216 / week£250
2024-09-0251 week£206 / week£250
Generic Room
Studio, Classic
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
  • BedDouble Bed
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-0251 week£270 / week£250
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What to expect at Dorset House

Electric Stove
Utility Bills Included
Garden / Courtyard
Vending Machine
Bike Storage
24x7 Dedicated Support
Laundry Room

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Dorset House FAQs

Our standard tenancies have fixed dates and cannot be changed. However if you are looking to move in earlier it may be possible to book an additional short stay tenancy, this will involve signing another set of paperwork and you will be charged for any additional nights.

Its really important that your rent is paid on time. Your first instalment before moving in covers the first part of your tenancy.

It is best to speak with the staff at the property to find out if this is ok. If it is only for an evening or two, that is usually fine.

There are usually outside areas for you to smoke with ashtrays provided.

If you choose to pay your rent in instalments, an additional charge of up to £99 which is payable in full with your first instalment, may apply. If this charge is applicable, you will be made aware of this when you book.

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