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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are traveling by car and in Cambridge, this is the place you must stay at. Lovely super clean hotel with trouser press, and nice complimentary tea service in the room. Complimentary internet, and all the amenities of home. Super treat to hear the birds outside twittering away. So, so, so quiet and lovely. The restaurant has a beautiful...

Thank Lori E
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried to book business colleagues into hotel but I unfortunately this time it was fully booked but I still booked in for evening meal as it is our go to country dining pub. Brilliant as always, good choice, friendly staff, good value. I expect it to be excellent and it doesn't ever disappoint.

Thank J B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely service, great pub food, excellent pint of beer on a sunny autumn day. Just right to switch to happy mood on a Friday afternoon. Summary: family like friendly atmosphere in a well maintained old cottage with great pub food. Highly recommended...

Thank vg6s
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Finally got to revisit my favourite restaurant. Food and welcome as good as ever. Slight price increase but food as tasty as ever. I adore the ambiance but you do need to book as there are often wakes held at lunchtime as I have visited at the last minute and been turned away several times. As a regular perhaps the...

Thank Brent H
Cambridge UK
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Typical small village country pub. Decent selection of beer. Wide range of food, with daily specials board. Food prices a bit on the steep side but portions are large so fair enough. We were here for lunch so unable to say what it was like for evening meals etc.

Thank st c
Swaffham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed for one night after holding a family celebration of life in the pub. Having stayed in many different hotels in Cambridge for business and pleasure I can safely say that this is a bed and breakfast. The room was small but clean and tidy(it is a long since time I have had blankets on a bed!) but very...

Thank BobbieJ
Cambridge, uk
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Ate here on a Monday evening in January. We had a table booked for 6.30 and the place was quite empty when we arrived and to be honest we felt a bit daft having booked however over the course of the evening, the place filled up. The menu here is extensive with specials available as well. The staff were all...

Thank Amanda_GrahamUK
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I travelled for work and stayed here for two nights. The accommodation was convenient, fairly priced and very comfortable. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The food was good with a good choice on the menu. Will definitely stay again.

Thank DieselJems
Godmanchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This review is a 3 year update from my last review, a lots seems to have changed since then. Much tastier menu and the staff are even more attentive. I came here for a Christmas lunch and a business lunch, great result every time, absolutely love the lemon cheesecake. Both ladies serving our table were lovely people and very helpful,...

Thank NightBreed01
Cromer, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Busy folk but managed to pre-book and sat down around half six......extremely attentive (not ott) and helpful with explanations of menu. Food excellent...everyone in our party very happy. Only two of our party managed desert.

Thank Hugh C

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Address: High Street, Boxworth CB23 4LY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Boxworth
Price Range: €100 - €114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Golden Ball Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“I wouldn't take an upstairs room, ask for a ground floor room, my colleague bumped his head in room pretty good in room #10.”
756lorie, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stay there maybe but don't have dinner! or if you do ask for more vegetables and make sure you are given the correct wine!”
KimP569, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I believe there are only 11 rooms in all.”
444Anon, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you have your own or arranged transport because the only public transport available (bus) is very limited.”
Halim66, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“not no 7 (disabled)”
968janices, 13 May 2015 | Read review
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