Budget friendly flats to let for short or long term
CB2 8PP, Cambridge, Long Road
The Addenbrooke's Suite (Peymans), a property with a garden, is situated in Cambridge, 3.2 km from University of Cambridge, 1.7 km from Botanic Garden Cambridge, as well as 2.8 km from Museum of Archaeology and... read more
£ 41.19View Rates
CB5 8DT, Cambridge, Newmarket Road
Located in Cambridge, 1.4 km from University of Cambridge and 1 km from Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge City Studios (Peymans) features city views and free WiFi. Some units also have a kitchen equipped... read more
£ 42.38View Rates
CB1 1JW, Cambridge, 7 Emmanuel Road
Overlooking the lush greenery of Christ’s Pieces, Cambridge City Apartments are set in a beautiful, Grade II listed townhouse just 5 minutes’ walk from the historic centre of Cambridge. Free high-speed Wi-Fi and fully equipped... read more
£ 55.73View Rates
CB4 2JB, Cambridge, Arbury View, 1F Arbury Road
Located in Cambridge, near St John's College, Cambridge Museum of Technology and Midsummer Common, Home Sweet Home (Peymans) has a shared lounge. Free WiFi is offered. Each unit is fully fitted with a washing machine,... read more
£ 56.10View Rates
CB4 1JX, Cambridge, 44 Midsummer Court
Private Estate City Apartment is a property with a garden set in Cambridge, within just 1.7 km of University of Cambridge and 1.3 km of St John's College. The property has garden views, plus is... read more
£ 57.85View Rates
CB1 3FE, Cambridge, Flamsteed Close
Offering a garden, Grand Central Apartments (Peymans) is located in Cambridge. University of Cambridge is 2.4 km away. Free WiFi is available throughout the property, and there is free limited on-street parking. All units include... read more
£ 75.53View Rates
CB4 1NT, Cambridge, Ferry Lane
Set in Cambridge, River Court Apartments LETS features accommodation with a kitchenette. Free WiFi is featured. Every unit features a private bathroom and shower, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and a oven. There is also... read more
£ 82.96View Rates
CB5 8DT, Cambridge, 26 Newmarket Road
Situated within 1.4 km of University of Cambridge in the heart of Cambridge, Cambridge Central Apartments provides accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV. All the air-conditioned units include a kitchenette with an oven, a... read more
£ 88.57View Rates
CB2 1AA, Cambridge, Hobbs House
Located 900 metres from University of Cambridge, 500 metres from Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and 700 metres from Cambridge Corn Exchange, Central Cambridge Contemporary Penthouse offers accommodation situated in Cambridge. This property offers access... read more
£ 93.00View Rates
CB4 1UY, Cambridge, Student Castle 1 Milton Road
Set 1.3 km from University of Cambridge and featuring a fitness centre, Student Castle Cambridge provides accommodation in Cambridge. Free WiFi is offered. All units are equipped with a flat-screen TV and a fully-equipped kitchenette... read more
£ 99.00View Rates
CB4 1ST, Cambridge, 454 Milton road
A 10-minute drive from Cambridge City Centre, Lovell Apartments are self-catering while benefiting from free parking and free WiFi. Each apartment at the Lovell has a modern bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer. They... read more
£ 100.00View Rates
CB1 2HP, Cambridge, The Old Bakery, Mill Street, Cambridge
Located 1.4 km from University of Cambridge, The Old Bakery features free WiFi. Featuring a kitchen with an oven and a microwave, each unit also comes with a cable flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, wardrobe and... read more
£ 105.00View Rates
CB4 1JA, Cambridge, Beauland Close
Offering free WiFi and garden views, Quiet Cul-de-sac is an accommodation set in Cambridge, just 1.4 km from University of Cambridge and 1 km from St John's College. The Cambridge Corn Exchange is within 1.2... read more
£ 108.90View Rates
CB1 1HL, Cambridge, Severn Place
Situated in the centre of Cambridge, 0.6 miles from University of Cambridge, Lux Living Apartments - Roman House offers accommodation with free WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a washing machine.... read more
£ 109.83View Rates
CB1 1AL, Cambridge, Severn Place
Situated in the centre of Cambridge, 0.6 miles from University of Cambridge, Lux Living Apartments - Florian House offers stylish accommodation with free WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a washing... read more
£ 114.00View Rates
CB1 2QH, Cambridge, 137 Sturton Street
Cambsturton offers accommodation in Cambridge, 1.7 km from University of Cambridge and 1.3 km from Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. This apartment features accommodation with free WiFi. The apartment includes 2 bedrooms, a kitchen with... read more
£ 120.00View Rates
CB1 3FA, Cambridge, 45 Pym Court
Located 2.2 km from University of Cambridge, 1.8 km from Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and a 20-minute walk from Cambridge train station, Pym Court is an apartment with a balcony. There is free WiFi... read more
£ 120.00View Rates
CB4 3GH, Cambridge, 1 Hertford Street
Situated in the centre of Cambridge, 350 metres from University of Cambridge, Lux Living Apartments - Marino Place offers stylish accommodation with free WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and washing machine.... read more
£ 121.50View Rates
CB4 3DQ, Cambridge, 9 Alpha Road
Located 500 metres from University of Cambridge, Lux Living Apartments - Alpha Apartments offers accommodation with free WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and washing machine. Each of units has a private... read more
£ 134.00View Rates
CB2 9FR, Cambridge, 10 falcon road
OleaTree House is situated in Cambridge and offers a tennis court. This property is 4 km from University of Cambridge. The apartment is equipped with 2 bedrooms, a kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven,... read more
£ 159.60View Rates
Rentals in and near the City Centre
Home to one of the oldest and most renowned universities in the world, extraordinary museums, fantastic nightlife venues and dramatic sport events, Cambridge is a truly exciting city, situated nearly 50mi north of London. Lying in East Anglia on the River Cam, this ancient city is also known for its rich history that dates back to the Bronze age.
From enjoying a punting tour on the beautiful River Cam to soaking up the exceptional city views at the Catholic Church to exploring the abundance of natural beauty in the University Botanical Garden, this quintessentially English town offers plenty of interesting things to do and cherish.
There are many galleries waiting for you to explore, such as the free Fitzwilliam and Kettles Yard. Experience the angelic Evensong sung by the world-famous King’s College Choir, or join an official guided tour to learn more about the university’s historic architecture. A varied mix of drama, dance, opera performances are played at the Cambridge Arts Theatre, the perfect venue for a night out. Shopping enthusiasts will appreciate the daily market at Market Square, the Grafton covered shopping centre and the exclusive Grand Arcade in St Andrew’s Street.
Whether you are looking for a quick one night stay or relaxing long term stay, you can find plenty of cheap accommodation options in the city to suit your unique taste, needs and budget.
What to do and See while staying here
Cambridge University, the second oldest university in England, is also one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city. Take a stroll through the campus to admire the architectural beauty of the medieval colleges, including the world-famous St John’s college, Trinity college and King’s college.
The Christmas Carols Service at the King’s College chapel broadcasted by BBC is a very enchanting event that you shouldn’t miss in your winter holidays. Book lovers must take the opportunity to visit the well-stocked libraries in the university campus. Pepys Library and Wren Library are some of the famous libraries that merit a visit.
You can also discover plenty of wonderful museums, such as the Museum of Classical Archaeology, the Whipple Museum of History and Science and Fitzwilliam Museum, awaiting to make your weekend breaks an enriching experience. For nature lovers, there is the marvellous Botanic Garden, boasting a whopping variety of more than 8,000 plants and flowers. This 40 acres of picturesque gardens and beautiful glasshouses can keep you riveted for an entire day.
No trip to the city would be complete without trying a punt through the River Cam. It would be one of the most memorable moments of your lifetime.
Cheap apartment rental – holiday flat : Where to Stay ?
Be it full-fledged self-catering apartments in heart of the city centre, charming guesthouses and b&b’s on the outskirts of the city, or cheap serviced rentals in close proximity to the colleges, Cambridge features all kinds of accommodation options.
Staying in apartments for rent on the bustling Chesterton Road or along the River Cam can give you easy access to the university and its surrounding regions. These fully furnished apartments are a perfect choice for a one night or short term stay in the city center.
You can also find many cheap holiday rentals in the vicinity of famous colleges like Trinity, St. Johns and Queens. If you are looking for some adventure-packed holiday like touring the Fenland by bike or exploring the magnificent Shepreth Wildlife Park, then choose holiday rentals outside the city centre for a more comfortable weekend experience.
Students can also find a range of fully-furnished studio apartments in Humberstone Road and Station Road for both long and short term stay.
Main City Train Station
Main railway station ?
The mainline train station of the city is Cambridge Railway station, operated by Greater Anglia train operating company.
The city is well connected by rail with various cities across England such as the capital (London King’s Cross and Liverpool Street Railway Hub), Norwich city centre, central Birmingham, the lovely town of Bury St Edmunds, Newmarket, home of a famous horse racecourse and Colchester Essex.
Location of the town
Where is Cambridge ?
- Peterborough — 31 miles
- Luton — 31 miles
- Milton Keynes — 39 miles
- Northampton — 43 miles
- Ipswich — 45 miles
If you want to fly to the city, Cambridge or Marshall Airport (CBG), is a regional smaller airport offering limited connections. Another option is to fly to one of London’s international airports. Within easy reach of the city are Stansted STN, Luton, City LCY and UK’s primary airport Heathrow. London Gatwick airport is less convenient.
5 Must See Attractions and Sights
King’s College Chapel
(King’s Parade, Cambridgeshire CB2 1ST, England UK)
Great example of late Perpendicular Gothic English architecture. A place, full of history, which you absolutely must visit while in the city.
(Trumpington St., Cambridge CB2 1RB, England United Kingdom)
The Fitzwilliam Museum is the University’s art and antiquities museum with remarkable collections and an superb collection of antiquities.
(Quy Rd, Lode, Cambridgeshire CB25 9EJ, United Kingdom)
Anglesey Abbey is a country house and National Trust property with beautiful gardens, located a few miles north-east of the city center.
University Botanic Garden
(1 Brookside, CB2 1JE East Anglia England)
Heritage-listed charming Botanic Garden in the middle of town, a few minutes walk from the raiway station. One of the most beautiful parts of the garden is the pond.
St. John’s College
(St. John’s Street, CB2 1TP, UK)
One of the largest colleges of the University of Cambridge. It’s a really beautiful and huge college with impressive architecture.