Osler House

Please note Osler House is currently closed for events bookings.

Modern with hints of art deco design throughout, this venue is ideal for meetings as well as birthday, anniversary, or summer parties and retirement occasions. For those seeking a blank canvas to personalise their wedding day, we offer flexible venue space without city-centre prices. Located in Headington in the grounds of the John Radcliffe hospital, the venue has four flexible meeting rooms and offers a rarity in the city – a garden. The main function room seats up to 75 with a total party capacity of 220.


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Osler House is the clubhouse for those studying medicine at Oxford. Currently Oxford has around 500 medical students. Named after the Canadian doctor, Sir William Osler. Widely regarded as the father of modern medicine, Osler pioneered bringing students out of lecture halls and taught instead by the patient’s bedside. He also created the first ever residential training programmes for doctors. His textbook ‘The Principles and Practice of Medicine” established him as the world’s leading authority on the teaching modern medicine.

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"Thank you for helping us make our summer party such a success at Osler House. Everyone who went has been talking today about it and commenting on how fantastic the location is and also how good the food was... please pass on my grateful thanks to the catering team and the charming bar team – everyone did a superb job and offered great service with a smile. People are already talking to me about next summer’s party....."

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William Osler House, Osler road, Headington, Oxford, OX3 9BL

TrainOxford railway station is located approximately three miles away. A taxi journey should take approximately 15-20 minutes. Bikes (including electric ones) can be hired at the train station or around the city.

Bus The nearest bus stop and airport bus stops are located on London Road, around a five minute walk from Osler House.

CarThe nearest public car park is in Headington, a 10 minute walk away. There is car parking on Osler Road for up to two hours and car parking spaces are available directly outside Osler House in the hospital car park. We would recommend using these spaces in evenings and at weekends only as there is very limited availability during the day. Details about charges can be found here.