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Homerton College

Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PH, England
+44 1223 307111
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Don't bother with the ridiculous 'Terrible' reviews

Those reviews are inaccurate now as they are totally out-dated. The college boasts fabulous... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
lily23007
,
winchester
via mobile
Nice quite and open college that don't charge

Homerton college is the only college south to the rail. Although it is a bit away from the city... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2016
Jiun-Lin Y
,
Taoyuan, Taiwan
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Founded as an academy in 1730 by the Congregational Fund Board, Homerton now serves as an independent specialist college within the University of Cambridge.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible26%
14 Sep 2016
“Simple but does the job”
14 Feb 2017
“Don't bother with the ridiculous 'Terrible' reviews”
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Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PH, England
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+44 1223 307111
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Those reviews are inaccurate now as they are totally out-dated. The college boasts fabulous grounds, up-to-date overnight accommodation and catering that is considered good by students of other colleges. The distance from the city centre means less tourists, ease of parking and an ability to...More

2  Thank lily23007
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Homerton college is the only college south to the rail. Although it is a bit away from the city center, its quite and unique draw my attention. As one of the youngest member of the University of Cambridge, its architecture is different from the old...More

Thank Jiun-Lin Y
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Simple rooms but clean and functional. Good welcome at the porters lodge, they even lent me an umbrella. No phone reception in the room at all, stayed here before and had the same problem. if you need an early start note that breakfast is good...More

Thank giant56
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I have stayed at Homerton College on a number of occasions when working in Cambridge. The free on-site parking and nice clean bedrooms and en-suite bathroom plus tea/coffee. The grounds are beautiful and I have taken a book to the orchard or walked across to...More

Thank gailnorfolk
Reviewed 18 August 2014

we went to 'Taming of the shrew' in the grounds of Homerton College - an excellent performance albeit we were huddled in blankets on a picnic rug - well recommended

4  Thank ARP_ARJP
Reviewed 14 October 2013

I had to stay in the Homerton College for the Conference and unfortunately we did not have the option to change it. Staff in the reception was neither helpful nor nice... Rooms were basic and definitely not well cleaned! I am not sure if they...More

2  Thank Karolina W
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Attended a work conference at Homerton. Accommodation was fine - much like a Travel Lodge or similar without a TV (standard student rooms). The rooms were basic but beds comfy, bathroom of decent standard, rooms clean and quiet and the internet connection pretty quick. Main...More

1  Thank AndyOfBristol
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Used Venue for Winter Ball 2 years running. Beautiful hall and grounds (good prices at bar) Food was good. Off street Parking. Great Venue

7  Thank Lillybet23
Reviewed 17 July 2012

I stayed there for a conference few weeks ago, but I wish I had booked accommodation elsewhere. The surroundings are quite charming, but do not make up for a slow internet, old dirty furniture and smelly non-functional bathroom. The breakfast was not particularly good (totally...More

4  Thank misssjetsetter28
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Beautiful college and grounds, peaceful, leafy and studious

3  Thank norrishd833
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