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    The Varsity Hotel & Spa

    Thompson's Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good23%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
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    11 - 15 of 2,267 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Really loved our stay at the Varsity. Staff were amazingly accommodating for our engagement. Petals, strawberries and champagne. Also loved the view from our Fellows Suite. Malini was very helpful for all requests.

    Thank Ben S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Good central hotel with superb facilities . we were impressed by the size of the gym and the spa.Tucked away in the busiest part of Cambridge but on a side street the location could not be better. Lucky with the weather we managed to squeeze...More

    Thank daveharper58
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Slow valet parking and had to leave my car in a very narrow road on the footpath on double yellow lines for 15 minutes. Room was massively disappointing, nothing special at all, could have been a Holiday Inn. Woken up by lorry collecting glass at...More

    Thank Steve L
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Took the wife here for afternoon tea. Fantastic cakes,sandwiches and a lovely selection of herbal teas and coffee. I recommend the morning dew. Service was excellent nothing was too much trouble. Lovely views of Cambridge from the restaurant.

    Thank Welshboyo123
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We unfortunately only had the need to stay at the Varsity for one night by absolutely loved it from start to finish. Great staff, nice room, and loved the location of the rooftop bar "Six" which we were able to visit before leaving. Great location,...More

    Thank KBeth00
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$198 - US$486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Family Hotel in Cambridge
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Cambridge
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    • The Varsity Hotel Cambridge
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    7 May 2017|
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    Response from Pintus | Property representative |
    Thanks for your enquiry; both places (Addenbrooke’s Hospital and Granchester House) are about 20 minutes by taxi. Looking forward to welcome you at The Varsity Hotel & Spa Regards Roberto P.
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    5 March 2017|
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    Response from Darren B | Property representative |
    Good morning Georgia, Thank you for your recent question. We offer a Valet parking service which is £19.50 per night, up until 5pm on the day of departure. We look forward to welcoming you to The Varsity this... More
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    Katie S
    6 February 2017|
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    Response from Pintus | Property representative |
    Hello Katie S, thanks for your message, if you arrive early and the bedroom is not ready you are more than welcome to use our Spa facilities. The hotel doesn’t have a car park on site however we offer valet parking at £19.50... More
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