Off Oxford High Street and opposite Magdalen College, this 17th-century converted coaching inn was often visited by the famous novelists J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S Lewis whilst being fellows of Oxford University. On-site parking is available and Oxford’s main shopping district is 10 minutes’ walking distance. The historic Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel has bright air-conditioned rooms that have internet access and a TV with satellite channels. Marco's New York Italian, owned by Marco Pierre White offers a range of cuisine. Pre-booking is recommended. Mercure Oxford Eastgate Hotel is a good central base for exploring Oxford, only a 5-minute walk to the city centre. Numerous colleges, museums and punting on the river are a short walk away.
Minors under 18 must be accompanied by parents or legal representatives. Third person named by parents must present their written authorization (certified signature).