The Highwayman Hotel

249 Banbury Road, Kidlington, Oxfordshire OX5 1BF

For Reservations Call 01865 377388


The Highwayman Accommodation Options

We hope you enjoy your stay with us, if you have any concerns or enquiries, please report these to a member of staff and we will do everything we can to correct problems at the earliest opportunity. It is not possible to resolve issues retrospectively and we would request you give us every opportunity to put things right.

We are a small, family run bed and breakfast offering friendly, hospitable service, It is our intention to make your stay with us as comfortable and enjoyable as we possible can.

Nick & Mark Duval

Double Bedrooms

Our Double bedrooms are located within the main building, access during the day is via the staircase from the bar. External access is from the front of the pub when the bar is closed. They overlook our garden and have views of the Oxford Canal

These offer additional room facilities, please view the following. You will need to call us direct to request features marked* some of which are not available in every room.

  • Fridge & Microwave*
  • Whirlpool Bath & Shower*
  • Walk in Shower*
  • King Size Bed*
  • Dressing Table*
  • Bath with Shower*

Superior Double Bedroom

The room includes a King size bed, table and chairs a whirlpool bath is within the en-suite bathroom. Free view TV with Coffee and Tea making facilities.

Twin Bedrooms

Access is from the Car Park with shared external door to four Twin Bedroom’s in the Barn, Two located at 1st floor level and Two on the ground floor. The rooms include a standard single bed’s table a walk in shower is within the en-suit bathroom. Free view TV with Coffee and Tea making facilities. 

Single Occupancy (All Double and Twin Bedroom options)

Enjoy single occupancy of either of the above Double or Twin Rooms at a reduced charge of £10.00 per night.

Single Occupancy rates are not applicable on rooms subject to Special Offers.


Our superb rates on all Bedrooms are available throughout the Year, especially if you book direct with us by Telephone as opposed to booking on line with an Agent. Compare our rates with those On Line to see for your self. 

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Booking Terms & Conditions

Hotel Policies

Cancellation Policy

Direct Telephone Booking

We operate a 48 Hour Free of Charge cancellation policy to all residents, who have already made a booking with us. This means you can cancel your booking without charge up until 48 before you are due to arrive. Failure to cancel a booking, or if you are a NO SHOW means the entire fee due will be charged to your card.

When you cancel a booking you will be given a Cancellation number. Refunds due as a result of a any cancellation will only be given on producing a valid cancellation number.

Online Booking

Bookings made online are Non Cancellable and/or Non Refundable subject to terms and conditions of your booking.



Upon arrival you will be advised of your Payment Instructions. If you have booked with both a Agent or Direct you will need to pay upon arrival. Please return your Keys to reception and ask to confirm that you have no outstanding charges for hospitality. Providing your Card details is not acceptance of payment. Its fraud to charge a card without the customer’s input with their pin number, or contactless signature.

Check In Arrangements

For Bed & Breakfast bookings you can check into your room anytime between 14:00 and 21:00. If you think you will need to arrive earlier than 14:00 you must contact The Highwayman on 01865-377388 to make arrangements for a early arrival.


Breakfast is available to book upon arrival and is available in two forms, the first is a continental breakfast which is made up and delivered to your door the night before ready for the morning this is ideal for people who have to leave earlythis is valued at £5.00 per person per night, the second option is a full english breakfast served in the bar area which starts from 10am and this is valued at £10 per person per night. If you do wish to choose either option will need to be booked and paid before the bar closes on the night before you require breakfast

Check Out

The check out time is 10:00 Please leave your keys in your door upon checking out ensuring that you have taken all of your belongings out of the room. if you would like this to be extended or wish us to look after your luggage until later in the day please let us know and this could potentially be arranged for you. 


We operate a No Smoking policy throughout the hotel and in all the enclosed public areas and facilities. You can smoke outside the building in any area that ashtrays are provided. Smoking out of windows is not permitted. You may be charged for cleaning if you smoke in your room.

Car Parking

Our car park is monitored by 24 hour CCTV; our car park is private and available to all residents and patrons.
We offer free Car Parking but we do not accept any liability for theft or damage to vehicles or passengers, goods / belongings while in the Car Park.

Restaurant Facilities

Lunches and evening meals are served in the bar, between the hours of :-
Monday to Saturday 12:00 - 14:00 pm then 16:00 - 20:00 pm
Sundays the kitchen is open until 16:00

We offer a flexible and imaginative food service, covering all dietary requirements. Our chef is always on hand should you have any questions or requests

Pub & Guest Facilities

Our public bar offers traditional cask ales, keg beers, fine wines and spirits. We are also open all day for the sale of Fresh Coffee and Tea.

We have a children's play area (unsupervised) which is available to all children as long as they are supervised by an adult. Utilisation of these facilities are at your own risk. We can not be held liable for personal injury accidents or damage to customer’s children or their property.

Hairdryers, Washing and Ironing facilities are all available upon request.

Dogs are allowed in all public areas of The Highwayman Hotel but must be kept on a leash at all times. Please do not let your pets upset the Ducks and other wild life that reside on the premises.

Fishing from the canal bank is available to residents only, with the agreement of the management.

Please kindly consider the privacy of other guests

WiFi & Free Internet Access

Internet is freely available throughout the building via a wireless connection The password word for this is simply -


Incoming callers requesting a guest should be directed to the Reception desk on 01865-377388 when we shall take a message.


Lastly, in the event of a fire please activate the fire alarm, and vacate the premises at the earliest possible opportunity. Please raise the alarm by calling the fire brigade. The fire assembly point is within the car park. Residents will be advised of any fire drill or testing of the audible alarm.


When it comes to reviews, we find them to be absolutely vital part of our business, it may well be you that has to depend on how we act or respond to any review. Hence we would like all guests to leave a review, if you would consider this, then please do so as we appreciate your opinion on all of our services we have provided during your stay.

However, concerning negative views, we do like to hear it from the person instead of written or online, the reason behind this is to try and get a full description of the problem so then it can be investigated, and addressed. There is little that can be put right for you after the event. The management will then take appropriate action where and when needed.

If you wish to create a review online these are the following websites we are on :-

Facebook, Expedia, Trip Advisor, Laterooms and Top Rooms

Alternatively we provide a review sheet in the welcoming pack which you can complete during your stay, while issues may be fresh in your mind. Please take a moment to praise any member of Staff who you believe has stood out we believe in recognition for those that offer that bit more.

  • Special Room offers & late cancellations
  • Forth coming Music Nights and Events
  • Menu changes & Sunday Roast selections
  • Party at the Pub - Live Music & Beer Festival
  • News & Views all the Bar talk keep informed

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Our promise is to offer you, our customer, a personal and friendly service, we truly hope is beyond your expectation
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The Highwayman Hotel

249 Banbury Road
Oxford OX5 1BF

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