Days Out in Oxford

Laser Kombat Oxford

A day of adventure and exhilaration await both adult and child alike at Laser Kombat Oxford. Spend the afternoon with your friends and family in a smoky battlefield, armed with the very latest in high tech laser weaponry! Don the themed jackets and backpack, aim well and enjoy an unforgettable experience wrapped in mystery and action. Once you’ve had enough excitement, drop into the licenced bar for a snack and a drink to round off the perfect day out.

Find Laser Kombat Oxford in Partyman World of Play, just a fourteen minute drive from Jurys Inn Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue.

Exciting Game

Offering one of the most unique and exciting experiences in Oxford, the Exciting Game puts you and your friends, or family’s brain to the test as your team attempts to solve a mysterious crime scene. See how well you can coordinate the hidden secrets and tricks as you try to complete your mission, with exciting themes available such as The Mad Scientist and The Time Machine. This experience is truly one of a kind, and perfect for a day out with a difference.

Prices start from £45/team and the game lasts 60 minutes. The Exciting Game is only fifteen minutes by car from our Oxford hotel.

Oxford River Cruise

The city of Oxford is beautiful and scenic, and one of the most relaxing ways to see the sights is to embark on an Oxford River Cruise. Sit back on a luxury vessel and enjoy the views on the University Regatta course, seeing the landmark, ‘Follow Island’s bridge house’, and the stunning architectural display of Christ’s Church College. Take advantage of the detailed knowledge of your guide, as they let you in on the hidden secrets and fascinating history of the University of Oxford and its surrounding city. Oxford River Cruises offer a number of scenic tours and cruise experiences, from picnic and dinner cruises to tours of the town and the university. The 30-minute Sightseeing Tour costs just £8 for adults and £5 for children.

Find the Oxford River Cruises outside The Folly restaurant, just a fourteen minute drive from Jurys Inn Oxford Hotel and Conference Venue.

Port Meadow

Port Meadow in Oxford is a beautiful stretch of lush greenery on the bank of the River Thames, very close to the centre of the city. A grazing land for many centuries, untouched by the agricultural market, the site offers the perfect chance for a lazy afternoon in the sun. With plenty of British wildlife, from horses and cattle to squirrels and geese, you can spend the day wondering around and soaking in the pleasant atmosphere.

Try a spot of fishing in the river, or enjoy a picnic with family and friends as you lounge around in one of the classic Oxford hang outs. Port Meadow is only a six minute walk from our Oxford hotel.

Footprints Tours Oxford

One of the most famous tour guides in Oxford, Footprints Tours offer a fantastic variety of sightseeing opportunities, from tours of the university to the city itself. Take advantage of the excellent guides, all students of the university, with their entertaining anecdotes and insider knowledge of all the nooks and crannies of this beautiful city

There’s a range of tour types – see Oxford by bike, or alternatively embark on either the Harry Potter Tour of Oxford or the C.S. Lewis and Tolkien Tour. There’s also an Ale Trail available that matches any pub tour in the country, taking you to some of the oldest drinking establishments in the country as you learn about the history of beer and its importance to humanity.

The meeting point for the tour is opposite Fudge Kitchen, just a twelve minute drive from our hotel in Oxford.

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