About The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels
Located within Oxford city’s cultural epicentre, The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels (formerly the Macdonald Randolph Hotel) takes inspiration from the history of University of Oxford, paying homage to its storied innovators and alumni. Just steps from iconic colleges, including St. Johns and Trinity, this historic landmark is a welcome retreat for locals and travellers alike.
Rooms & suites
With high ceilings and period features, the rooms at The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels offer a night as you’ve never had before, where little moments of surprise and discovery will meet you down every corridor and around each corner.
Choose from single rooms with one single bed, double rooms with one double bed, twin rooms with two twin-sized beds, and king rooms with one king bed. Each room offers a cosy workstation, modern en suite bathroom, satellite TV, mini-fridge and tea and coffee facilities.
Or perhaps stretch out and enjoy some extra space in a suite. These generously appointed retreats feature a private master bedroom with a spacious bed and a separate living room with a workstation and sitting area to unwind.
Food & Drink
Located inside The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels, The Alice is an all-day British brasserie in the heart of historic Oxford. Open daily, The Alice serves comforting, seasonal British dishes with a contemporary twist.
Morse Bar is an ode to Inspector Morse author Colin Dexter, who was a regular and penned some of his most famous books there. Today, this intimate wood-panelled bar pours bespoke and classic cocktails as well as whiskey, wines and speciality beers.
The Drawing Room
The Drawing Room at The Randolph Hotel by Graduate Hotels is the the epitome of English style and charm. It offers the perfect space for guests to enjoy a quintessentially British afternoon tea.
The Snug is an intimate cocktail lounge with a bohemian spin on the traditional English library space. Located in a cosy nook between the main restaurant and the private dining areas, The Snug serves drinks and food from The Alice’s menu.
The Randolph Hotel’s stunning ballroom space provides an inspiring backdrop for conferences, award ceremonies, exhibitions and corporate events. The ballroom includes access to a private reception area with a built-in bar, which can provide a tea and coffee station for meetings or an intimate space for reception drinks. It has its own private entrance for loading with access to the car park and can be fully equipped with AV equipment, projectors and screens.
The Randolph Hotel’s Lancaster Room is a warm, inviting space offering the perfect backdrop for a meeting, small conference, afternoon tea or evening cocktails and dinner. The formal room features five full-length windows showcasing stunning views of the Ashmolean Museum from sunrise to sunset.
The Randolph Hotel’s Library provides a flexible intimate function space. With its elevated service area separate from the boardroom space, the Library is the perfect place to entertain clients or use as a remote office headquarters. It features a ceiling skylight for natural light and access to private toilet facilities.
St John’s Room
The St John’s Room is the perfect space for private dining and entertaining. Its large gothic windows provide plenty of natural light and sweeping views of St Giles, Martyrs’ Memorial and surrounding university colleges.
The Worcester Room provides an intimate function space with stunning views overlooking the Ashmolean Museum. Its large gothic windows allow for plenty of natural light and sweeping views of St Giles, Martyrs’ Memorial and surrounding university colleges.
The Ashmolean Room provides a boardroom setting with plenty of natural light. Its boardroom setup is perfect for lunches and small board meetings and can be set up as an informal office space for collaboration or to host interviews.
The Randolph Hotel has partnered with Made For Life Organics to offer an incredible selection of holistic and therapeutic wellness services. Inside the Wellness Centre, you can relax in the steam, sauna and sensation shower or get pampered in one of the four private treatment rooms.