Book your room at The Oxford Hotel
Genteel Victorian hotel in Denver's Historic District
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This red-sandstone hotel was built in 1891 in Denver's Lower Downtown Historic District, across the street from Union Station and 2 blocks from the 16th Street Mall.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Oxford Hotel has English and French antiques, marble floors, frescoed walls, stained glass, and sterling chandeliers.
Oxford Hotel guestrooms have French and English antiques, wireless high-speed Internet access, Bose docking stations, and flat screen TVs. Bathrooms offer pedestal sinks, bathrobes, and slippers.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Oxford Hotel
Opened in 1891, this Denver hotel is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It has two popular restaurants and the Cruise Room, an opulent Art Deco bar designed in 1933. Guests enjoy valet parking (surcharge and includes in/out privileges), shoe shine, business services, and 24-hour room service. High-speed Internet access is complimentary at the second-floor business center. Other complimentary amenities include Town Car service downtown, morning coffee, and evening sherry in the lobby.
The Oxford Club Spa and Health Club offers cardio equipment, weight-training machines, and exercise classes, including yoga and Pilates. The spa and beauty salon offers massage therapy and a variety of skincare and body treatments (fees apply).
The Oxford Hotel offers approximately 10,000 square feet (929 square meters) of meeting and banquet space, which includes the art deco Oxford Theater and the Grande Ballroom, with hardwood floors, high windows, and 14-foot ceilings.
- Spa services on site
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Health club
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Business center
- Conference space
- Total number of rooms - 80
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of floors - 5
- Shopping on site
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Year Built 1891
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Full-service spa
- Free Wi-Fi
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Room service (24 hours)
- Air conditioning
- Climate control
- Complimentary newspaper
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Satellite TV service
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- MP3 docking station
- Flat-panel TV
- Free Wi-Fi
Where to Eat
McCormick's Fish House and Bar - Daily seafood specials are served for lunch and dinner weekdays in the wood-paneled dining room. Saturday lunch is served in the adjacent lounge, a lively bar frequented by locals and businesspeople. McCormick's Sunday brunch is also popular.
The Cruise Room - This sophisticated bar opened to much hoopla the day after Prohibition was repealed, and was renovated in 1933 to resemble a lounge on RMS Queen Mary. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it remains a popular downtown institution. Genuine Art-Deco decor and wall panels depict light-hearted "toasts" from around the world. Open late, serving from a full bar and upscale pub menu.
Nearby Things to Do
Guests have complimentary access to the Oxford Club Spa & Salon, that offers an ideal urban escape for men and women seeking relaxation and renewal. Inside an elegant Victorian building built in 1912 is a fitness club and a full service spa and salon that is open to the public. The downtown Denver spa and salon, the first in Denver, opened its doors in 1987 after award-winning preservationist and visionary Dana Crawford saw a need for an urban sanctuary.
The South Platte Valley, a sprawling area less than 1 mile northwest of downtown Denver, has a river lined with bike paths and parks. The 314-acre City Park, less than 5 miles from downtown, contains a golf course, tennis courts, horseshoes, baseball, football and soccer fields, two lakes, and picnic tables.
Summit County, a little more than an hour west of Denver, includes four popular ski areas: Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Keystone, and Arapahoe Basin. The Ski Train takes skiers and sightseers from Union Station, across the street from the hotel, to Winter Park Resort on Fridays and weekends from December through April and Saturdays in summer.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Snowmobiling nearby
- Snowshoeing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Number of treatment rooms 6
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 60
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Valet parking fee: USD 34 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 50.00 per room, per night
- Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per night
We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The Oxford Hotel is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.