Budget friendly flats to let for short or long term
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
£ 97.00View Rates
CB2 1NE, Cambridge, 4 Norwich Street
Situated within Cambridge’s vibrant city centre, Norwich Street Apartments (Peymans) features fully equipped apartments with free Wi-Fi. The accommodation is a 10-minute walk from Cambridge Railway Station and Cambridge Leisure Park. The stylish apartments are... read more
£ 68.09View Rates
CB21 5BT, Cambridge, 5 Doggets Lane, Fulbourn, Cambridge
Ideally located in the village of Fulbourn, 4 miles away from Cambridge, The Stables offer modern accommodation with free Wi-Fi throughout, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with DVD player and a patio. The Stables are... read more
£ 95.00View Rates
CB1 1HQ, Cambridge, Parkside Place, Parkside
Pinnacle Residences - Central Cambridge offers accommodation in central Cambridge, next to Parker’s Piece Park. It features modern, well-equipped studios and apartments with free WiFi. All accommodation at Pinnacle Residences - Central Cambridge has minimalist... read more
£ 150.00View Rates
CB1 2HP, Cambridge, The Old Bakery, Mill Street, Cambridge
Located in Cambridge, The Old Bakery features accommodation with a seating area and flat-screen TV. Complimentary WiFi is available. All units include a fully equipped kitchen, allowing guests to prepare their own meals. An oven... read more
£ 103.50View 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
£ 108.40View 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
£ 56.76View Rates
CB1 2FG, Cambridge, Meade house apt. 21, 2 Mill Park
Offering free WiFi and a sun terrace, FruitTrees Serviced Apartment is situated next to Cambridge train station, 1.8 km from University of Cambridge. Botanic Garden Cambridge is 500 metres from the property. Featuring a balcony,... read more
£ 115.20View Rates
CB2 9FR, Cambridge, 10 falcon road
OleaTree House is situated in Cambridge and offers a tennis court. This property is 5 km from University of Cambridge. The apartment is equipped with 2 bedrooms, a kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven,... read more
£ 131.10View Rates
CB1 2FG, Cambridge, 2 mill park
Cherry Tree Apartment (Fruit Trees) is an accommodation set in Cambridge, 2.2 km from University of Cambridge and less than 1 km from Botanic Garden Cambridge. Guests staying at this apartment have access to a... read more
£ 158.00View Rates
CB2 1DP, Cambridge, 72A Regent Street
Located within 1.4 km of University of Cambridge in Cambridge, Luxurious 1 & 2 bed in the heart of Cambridge offers accommodation with free WiFi and seating area. Each unit is fully fitted with a... read more
£ 150.00View Rates
CB1 2NQ, Cambridge, 16 Blossom street
Just 1.7 km from Botanic Garden Cambridge and 1.9 km from Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and featuring free WiFi, Luxurious 2 Bed apart, in the centre of Cambridge! offers accommodation in Cambridge. The property... read more
£ 120.00View Rates
CB4 2WS, Cambridge, 5 Neal Drive
Neal Drive in Cambridge provides accommodation with free WiFi, 6 km from University of Cambridge, 5 km from St John's College and 6 km from Botanic Garden Cambridge. This property is 6 km from Museum... read more
£ 140.00View Rates
CB1 2AS, Cambridge, 74 Mill Road
Set in Cambridge, 3.6 km from University of Cambridge, Cambridge City Mill features accommodation with free WiFi. The aparthotel offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries, a hair dryer and shower.... read more
£ 65.00View Rates
CB5 8HA, Cambridge, 139 Newmarket Road
Located 4.3 km from University of Cambridge, Newmarket Road Apartments (Peymans) provides free WiFi. All units feature a living room with a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, and a private... read more
£ 54.60View Rates
CB1 1JW, Cambridge, Flat 2 Emmanuel Road 18 Emmanuel Road
Located 3.7 km from University of Cambridge and 1.8 km from Botanic Garden Cambridge, Apartment 1 features accommodation situated in Cambridge. This apartment provides luggage storage space and free WiFi. This apartment comes with 1... read more
£ 135.00View Rates
CB1 1JW, Cambridge, 18 Emmanuel Road
Featuring city views, Super Central Cambridge Park View Apartment is situated in a central area of Cambridge. Guests staying at this apartment have access to free WiFi. This apartment is fitted with a living room... read more
£ 176.00View Rates
CB1 3PF, Cambridge, Rustat Avenue
Modern and Central Cambridge Apartment with garden is an accommodation set in Cambridge, 5 km from University of Cambridge and 2 km from Botanic Garden Cambridge. The Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is within 3.1... read more
£ 118.00View Rates
CB1 2FG, Cambridge, 5 Meade House 2 Mill Park
Situated in Cambridge, within 3.7 km of University of Cambridge, Cosy Accommodation - Meade Retreat offers accommodation with free WiFi and air conditioning. Guests have a private terrace. The apartment features a balcony, 2 bedrooms,... read more
£ 75.84View Rates
CB4 1NT, Cambridge, Ferry Lane, River Court
Set in Cambridge, River Court Apartments (Peymans) features accommodation with a flat-screen TV and a kitchen. Free WiFi is offered. All units are equipped with a dishwasher, oven, a coffee machine, a microwave and kettle.... read more
£ 45.00View 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.