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Holiday Inn Cambridge, an IHG Hotel

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

1325 reviews 7.9

£ 39.53

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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

1361 reviews 8.6

£ 133.00

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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

362 reviews 8.2

£ 85.00

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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

2578 reviews 7.6

£ 47.50

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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

2590 reviews 7.6

£ 31.20

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The Red Lion Hotel

CB22 4NL, Cambridge, Station Road East

The Red Lion Hotel dates back to the 13th century and features wooden beams hand-carved by Carmelite monks. The inn is situated in Whittlesford Bridge, just 2 miles from Duxford, and offers elegant rooms with... read more

415 reviews 7.6

£ 52.32

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Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, an IHG Hotel

CB1 3LH, Cambridge, 15/17 Coldhams Park, Norman Way, Off Coldhams Lane

This stylish, contemporary hotel is well-placed just 2 miles from Cambridge’s historic city centre. The modern rooms feature air cooling and 32-inch TVs with Freeview channels. Free WiFi is available throughout. A modern and friendly... read more

2484 reviews 8

£ 29.69

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Cambridge Belfry

CB23 6BW, Cambridge, Cambourne

The Cambridge Belfry has a peaceful setting in Cambourne, 8 miles west of Cambridge. It has a swimming pool, gym, tennis court, spa and stylish, modern rooms. Each room has 24-hour room service and free... read more

632 reviews 8.1

£ 88.00

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Hotel du Vin & Bistro Cambridge

CB2 1QA, Cambridge, Trumpington Street

In a Grade II Listed building, Hotel du Vin Cambridge has luxurious boutique rooms with monsoon showers and Egyptian linen. Cambridge city centre is a 5-minute walk away. The French bistro at Hotel Du Vin... read more

1166 reviews 8.4

£ 90.00

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The Earl Of Derby

CB21PG, Cambridge, 129 Hills Road

The Earl of Derby offers en suite rooms and is just a 5-minute walk from Cambridge Train Station. With free parking the Earl is 400 metres from the Botanic Gardens. Sky Sports is available in... read more

602 reviews 7.9

£ 95.00

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ibis Cambridge Central Station

CB12GA, Cambridge, 2 Station Square

The ibis Cambridge Central Station has a 24-hour front desk that offers express check-in and check-out. The on-site coffee shop, Chill#2, serves hot and chilled snacks and pizzas, as well as coffee and pastries. All... read more

4286 reviews 8.7

£ 55.00

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Iway Inn Hotel

CB23 3PB, Cambridge, Ermine South Street Papworth Everard

Located in Cambridge, 17 km from University of Cambridge, Iway Inn Hotel provides accommodation with a bar, private parking, a shared lounge and a garden. With free WiFi, this 2-star hotel offers room service and... read more

361 reviews 6.5

£ 70.04

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Imperial Cambridge Hotel

CB2 8RJ, Cambridge, 167-169 Hills Road

Located in Cambridge, within 4.1 km of University of Cambridge and 1.2 km of Botanic Garden Cambridge, Imperial Cambridge Hotel provides accommodation with a garden and free WiFi throughout the property as well as free... read more

430 reviews 7.9

£ 56.25

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OYO Slap Up Lodge

CB25 9NN, Cambridge, Taste Of Goa Ely Road

Boasting a bar, OYO Slap Up Lodge is set in Cambridge in the Cambridgeshire region, 10 km from University of Cambridge and 9 km from St John's College. Among the facilities of this property are... read more

39 reviews 5

£ 53.41

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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.