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Fenners Hotel

CB1 2DP, Cambridge, 144 - 146 Tenison Road

This hotel is just 300 metres from Cambridge Rail Station and 20 minutes’ walk from the historic city centre. It offers limited private parking and free WiFi access. The magnificent old university buildings can be... read more

1315 reviews 7

£ 50.00

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Parkview Guesthouse

CB1 3DT, Cambridge, 116 Vinery Road

In a quiet location, Parkview Guesthouse offers free Wi-Fi, friendly service and free parking. Cambridge Rail Station and the city centre are within 30 minutes' walk from the property, and there is a bus stop... read more

166 reviews 8.7

£ 50.00

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Regent Hotel

CB2 1AB, Cambridge, 41 Regent Street

This fine listed building is situated in the heart of Cambridge. As a privately owned hotel they take pride in offering a personal, efficient and competitive service at all times. The Regent Hotel is completely... read more

337 reviews 8.9

£ 130.00

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Holiday Inn Cambridge

CB24 9PH, Cambridge, Lakeview , Bridge Road

With a modern leisure centre and stylish restaurant, Holiday Inn Cambridge offers spacious rooms and free parking for 200 cars. The hotel is just off the A14 road, Junction 32 and only 2 miles from... read more

1654 reviews 8

£ 72.00

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The Castle B&B

CB2 3AR, Cambridge, 37 Saint Andrews Street

The Castle is a stylish and friendly bar, restaurant and B&B in Cambridge's historical centre. It is close to the university colleges and the punts on the River Cam. The Castle has an excellent location... read more

472 reviews 6.8

£ 65.00

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Hilton Cambridge City Centre

CB2 3DT, Cambridge, Downing Street

Hilton Cambridge is located 600 metres from the city centre, with many of the city's attractions, shopping areas, cobbled streets, architecture, the River Cam and historic colleges within walking distance. All 198 of the contemporary... read more

1226 reviews 8.6

£ 122.40

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Acacia Guest House

CB1 7SP, Cambridge, 157 Mowbray Road

We are a highly commended, three diamond family run, non smoking establishment, two miles from the city centre of Cambridge. We are also near to Addenbookes Hospital. Acacia has been a guest House for 25... read more

159 reviews 8.4

£ 45.00

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The Lord Byron Inn

CB2 9LA, Cambridge, Church Lane

The Lord Byron Inn is a charming pub that dates back to the 17th century. It has a restaurant, free Wi-Fi, and offers guest accommodation just over 2 miles south of Cambridge city centre. The... read more

737 reviews 7.7

£ 75.00

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Sorrento Hotel & Restaurant

CB1 7AN, Cambridge, 196 Cherry Hinton Rd

This family-run hotel has an authentic Italian restaurant and free on-site parking. It is within 1.5 miles of Cambridge’s historic city centre and the train station. Rooms at the Sorrento Hotel & Restaurant each have... read more

385 reviews 7.9

£ 81.00

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DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre

CB2 1RT, Cambridge, Granta Place, Mill Lane

Situated on the banks of the River Cam in historic Cambridge, DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge offers air-conditioned rooms and a Riverside Brasserie. The hotel is just a 5-minutes walk from Cambridge's famous colleges including Queen’s... read more

1656 reviews 8.1

£ 131.75

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Centennial Hotel

CB2 1PG, Cambridge, 63/71 Hills Road

Just 5 minutes’ walk from Cambridge Rail Station, Centennial Hotel offers free parking, free Wi-Fi and cooked breakfasts. With a traditional restaurant, the hotel is opposite the beautiful Botanical Gardens. The 3-star rooms at the... read more

1075 reviews 8

£ 90.00

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University Arms, Autograph Collection

CB2 1AD, Cambridge, Regent Street

University Arms, Cambridge, offers 192 rooms and suites, with views over Parker’s Piece, historic Regent Street, and the hotel’s inner courtyard. Conveniently situated in the Cambridge City Centre district, this hotel is situated 300 metres... read more

228 reviews 9

£ 127.00

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Royal Cambridge Hotel

CB2 1PY, Cambridge, Trumpington St

With a restaurant and bar, Royal Cambridge Hotel has limited on-site parking and free Wi-Fi. The hotel is in Cambridge's centre, just a 5-minute walk from the historic Cambridge University Colleges. Cambridge Railway Station is... read more

608 reviews 7.3

£ 69.00

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Acorn Guest House B&B

CB4 1DA, Cambridge, 154 Chesterton Road

Acorn is a friendly guest house offering free Wi-Fi, 15 minutes’ walk from Cambridge’s historic city centre. Acorn Guest House has individually decorated bright bedrooms in the main house and an annexe. Each room has... read more

548 reviews 7.8

£ 60.00

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The Gonville Hotel

CB1 1LY, Cambridge, Gonville Place

Overlooking the famous Parker's Piece, this 4-star The Gonville Hotel is a 5-minute walk from the historic centre of Cambridge. Refurbished to a high standard, the hotel offers free high-speed WiFi and on site parking... read more

1754 reviews 8.8

£ 126.00

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Hallmark Hotel Cambridge

CB23 8EU, Cambridge, Bar Hill

In beautiful grounds 5 miles from historic Cambridge, the 4-star Hallmark Hotel Cambridge is just off the A14. It offers 136 rooms, a leisure club with a large indoor swimming pool, 2 tennis courts, and... read more

628 reviews 7

£ 63.20

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Arundel House Hotel

CB4 3AN, Cambridge, Chesterton Road

Overlooking the River Cam, Arundel House Hotel is just a 10-minute walk from Cambridge’s historic centre. The Victorian hotel has a conservatory restaurant and free WiFi. Accessed by stairs only, the elegant bedrooms each have... read more

2481 reviews 7.7

£ 67.50

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Carolina Guest House

CB1 3NX, Cambridge, 138 Perne Road

The family-run Carolina Guest House offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. It is 1.5 miles from Cambridge city centre and there is a bus stop outside the guesthouse with services every 10 minutes. All of... read more

93 reviews 8.4

£ 1.00

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Alington House

CB1 7BS, Cambridge, 293, Cherry Hinton Road

Alington House offers bed and breakfast accommodation 1.5 miles from Cambridge city centre. The clean, comfy rooms have free WiFi. There is free off-street parking available. The rooms have a private bathroom, a flat-screen TV... read more

202 reviews 8.7

£ 60.00

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Ramada Cambridge

CB23 4WU, Cambridge, Extra Services, A14/M11, Boxworth

Just off junction 28 of the A14, Ramada Cambridge is only a 20-minute drive from Cambridge city centre. There is a 24-hour reception, bar, free WiFi and free parking on site. Every spacious, air-conditioned room... read more

2658 reviews 7.9

£ 47.20

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Why Stay here ?

cambridge hotel near university campusLocated 50 miles (80 km) from northern London, the city of Cambridge is the 54th biggest city in UK and represents one of the most renowned university towns in the world. The town is famous on an international level due to its prestigious university, inaugurated in 1209. Cambridge University is ranked among the first five top universities worldwide. Plenty of cheap hotels, many with family rooms and some with swimming pool, can be found in or near the city center.

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The Strawberry Fair festival is organized on Midsummer Common, while the Parker’s Piece lets you have fun and breathe fresh air surrounded by a vast green space. Whether you want to visit Cambridge to get more familiar with its respectable university or do some serious shopping in the city centre, you will be surprised to stumble across a wide range of tourist attractions tailored to your budget, needs and personal preferences.

You can start by contemplating quaint passages located near colleges and a mesmerizing historical market place. Here you might make the most of a truly unique shopping experience, as you will encounter giant brands, expensive boutiques and independent shops with reasonably-priced souvenirs. You can take a moment to relax in one of the many cafes, restaurants and pubs. Or better yet, you could go to the Art Theatre and catch a memorable show or watch a theatrical production staged by students.

After a long day spent in the city centre, you’ll just want to rest your head on a soft pillow. In Cambridge, you can find a great selection of cheap hotels, hostels, self-catering apartments and charming B&Bs or guest houses that you will never forget. Some of them are within walking distance of the university.

Where to Stay Overnight ?

guest roomThe Holiday Inn Express is all about great-value punting, clean, modern rooms, free breakfast and free internet. It is also pet and dog-friendly and offers prospects the chance to profit from a convenient sightseeing package. When it comes to finding a truly exceptional hotel accommodation in Cambridge, you should be prepared to spend anywhere from 30 pounds to 85 pounds per night on a comfortable room with a nice view.

In case you are looking for one of the most affordable hotels situated in this region, you may want to book a room at Ashley Hotel as soon as possible. This delightful budget-friendly property will surprise you with incredibly small rates starting from 25 pounds per night, a delicious continental breakfast, great rooms, free car parking, and free Internet. Tudor Cottage is also an inexpensive place to spend the night; a room costs only 45 pounds per night. For the same amount of money, you can relax in the colourful gardens of Leverton House and profit from easy access to the city centre.

If you want to stay out of the city center. Chequer Cottage is a 15th century cottage located in a charming countryside hamlet. It offers a healthy breakfast and stimulates your appetite for fun, short walks and bicycle tours. Many establishments feature also family rooms, perfect for a family with children. Popular are also short stays in apartments, which can be rented for just one night, a weekend, or longer.

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University of Cambridge CB2 1TN

Cambridge University is one of the best universities in the world and the second oldest university in the English-speaking world and the fourth oldest in Europe. The university includes the renowned Cavendish Laboratory, King’s College Chapel, and the University Library. Other popular universities in Britain include Leeds, Cardiff in Wales and Oxford University.

Located in the heart of the city centre, within walking distance from Kings College and the many universities, and with easy access to Cambridge Business Park is 4 star Crowne Plaza Hotel.

Address Cambridge University : The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge CB2 1TN, United Kingdom

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Main Railway Station of the City

Primary train station ?

The most important rail station in the city centre is Cambridge Railway station, which is managed by Greater Anglia.

The heart of town can easily be reached by trains coming from all over the UK. Frequent trains arrive from London King’s Cross Train Station and London Liverpool Street Station, Norwich train stationBirmingham New Street St., Newmarket Town Centre and Colchester in Essex.

Location – Where is ?

Where is Cambridge ?

Distance to


Cambridge or Marshall Airport is the nearest airport but offers limited flight connections.

Within easy reach are the following airports : London Stansted STN, Luton, London City LCY and Heathrow LHR International. London Gatwick LGW airport is a bit more difficult to reach.