Modern accommodation complex of student apartments in a quiet setting close to the bustling area of Summertown and in easy reach of the Oxford City Centre.
Merifield is a modern accommodation complex of student apartments owned by Wadham College. This complex is located in leafy Summertown, some 1.2 miles north of the city centre with a regular bus service into the centre of Oxford as well as being an easy cycle ride. Summertown boasts a range of supermarkets, restaurants and pubs, as well as a sports facility which is located next door to the Merifield complex.
The accommodation at Merifield consists of four and five bedroom apartments with open plan living, dining and kitchen areas. Each apartment has central heating and a kitchenette with a refrigerator, microwave, kettle and toaster. The oven/hob is not available for use during the vacation periods but there are a number of local restaurants within walking distance to suit all budgets.
Ground floor apartments have terrace doors opening onto gardens; first floor apartments have balcony doors, with some overlooking the gardens. Four-bedroom flats have two toilets and one shower; five-bedroom flats have two toilets and two showers. Each bedroom has built-in wardrobe space, a single bed, desk, chairs, book shelves and connection to the Internet.
On site there is a Television Lounge for guest use, complete with large screen TV, DVD player and facilities to stream music. A comfortable space to relax and socialise.
For those whose stay continues over the weekend, please note that there is limited housekeeping available.
Please note Hen or Stag Party bookings cannot be accepted, out of consideration for other guests.
Food and Drinks
Breakfast: A selection of breakfast items (such as cereals, bread, jams, tea and coffee) will be available for self service in the kitchen.
Grounds and gardens
The complex is set within well-maintained gardens.
There is a pay as you go laundry within the complex. As part of Merifield's commitment to the environment, towels are changed every three days. However, if a more frequent towel-service is required the manager will be happy to arrange this.
Secure bicycle parking is available within the site. Merifield does not accept liability for theft or damage.
There is a public sports centre next door to the Merifield complex which includes a Gym and Swimming Pool.
Merifield has 24hr CCTV coverage and an on-site manager. The manager will also deal with any issues relating to maintenance and security.
Public car parking for a charge (nearby)
Free broadband access (wifi)
Food and Drinks
Continental breakfast (included)
Museums (walking distance)
Golf course (a short drive)
Tennis courts (walking distance)
Recommended restaurants (walking distance)
Theatre (walking distance)
Address: Merifield, Ferrypool Road, Summertown, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 7DU, United Kingdom
Check in: From 2.00pm - 8.00pm latest. Check out: By 10.00am.
The site is not staffed 24 hours but during normal working hours. However, check-in before 20:00 is accepted. To gain access later than 20:00 please give at least 48 hours notice to make prior arrangements with the Duty Manager.
Merifield is located 1.2 miles away from Oxford City Centre and is serviced by a regular bus service from the Banbury Road.
Oxford and Oxford Parkway railway stations are a short taxi ride (approximately 2 miles)
There are two public pay and display car parks nearby:
Summertown Car Park - Access from Banbury Road via Diamond Place (next to Finders Keepers) ·Ferry Pool Car Park - Access From Marston Ferry Road via Ferry Pool Road
Parking Map - <http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/carpark/summertown/ox2/oxford/