Liddell Building - Bedroom only with Self-Catering Facilities


The Liddell Building (1991) is situated in a quiet location in East Oxford, approximately a five-minute walk from amenities and a fifteen-minute walk from Christ Church. Check in at the Porters’ Lodge, located behind the gated entrance. The lodge reception is staffed 24-hours a day. For directions or how best to travel to Oxford please see our directions page.

Facilities and AmenitiesLiddell Building Entrance

  • Self-service laundry facilities
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Equipped Kitchen
  • Toiletry welcome pack
  • Safety deposit box
  • Hairdryer
  • Short term luggage storage
  • 24/7 Lodge reception
  • Common room
  • Parking (limited - must be booked and paid for in advance)


Comfortable and spacious single standard rooms in 3 or 4 bedroom flats with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities.

Room types available: Single Standard

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Food and Drink

KitchenThe accommodation is self-catering; each flat has a shared kitchen with dining space.


Breakfast tickets (mid-August to the end of September - subject to availability):

Purchase a ticket at the time of booking to experience breakfast in the unique setting of the Great Hall, Christ Church, with its stunning hammer beam roof and wonderful oil paintings.

Monday – Saturday: 0730 – 0900

Sunday: 0800 – 0930


Grounds and gardens

The Liddell Building is built around a beautiful lawn and adjoins the University sports ground. All guests are welcome to visit Christ Church and enjoy the unique atmosphere of the College and Cathedral (walking maps are available from the Porters Lodge). The Masters' Garden is open during daylight hours and is a lovely place to walk or sit. The Meadow, home to Christ Church's own long-horn cattle and adjacent to the river Isis, is open to the public till dusk.

Find out more about Christ Church and its history here.

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There is limited parking available for guests staying at Liddell. An additional option will be shown at the time of booking when space is available. If you have purchased a car parking ticket, please call the lodge on 01865 276999 before arrival and they will explain the location of the car park and open the gates for you. You will be given a dated pass to display on your dashboard. If you were unable to secure parking on site, details of where to park in Oxford can be found on the Oxford City Council website.


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