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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Yet another grim institutional dorm of Cambridge. Rooms would satisfy the average monk. Cool feature- no sound insulation between rooms- enjoy hearing your neighbor's phone buzz through the walls! There are some grand original halls. Not really practical for anything. Also a range of uninspired meeting spaces that will make you want to jump out a window.

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We booked a double room for a Christmas party here. The building and grounds were very impressive, even in the depths of December and the public areas were clean.The room was clean and tidy, but very basic. There was no minibar as described, and the bath was very small, however the shower was great. The buffet food at the party...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Madingley Hall is a Cambridge University property that is a continuing education residence that is open to the public for B&B when rooms are not committed to courses. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, the buildings are stately and impressive. Our room was warm, clean, and comfortable, with a terrific view across the quadrangle. The buffet breakfast is served...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I stayed here with a friend while Christmas Shopping, it's about 4 miles from the city centre, beautiful location and gardens, the inside is old and well kept, rooms are small but very clean with everything we needed and a good buffet breakfast, will be staying again next time in the area

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016

My room was no different to many rooms I have had in budget chains. The room was blissfully quiet to start with, but grew noisier as people returned to their rooms. Doors were a little noisy, but the sound of keys grinding in locks was dreadful. (How about a little wd40 to help things along) There was mould all over...

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

My company held its Christmas party here. My wife and I decided to stay over rather than travel home after the party. I know, just an excuse to drink more. Rooms were good if a little warm. Party was held is several well sized rooms, disco, casino, quiet and cocktail rooms, there were lots of us. Thought the bars could...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016

great location and a beautiful building rooms were spotless and as well equipped as any hotel plenty of free parking gardens a pleasure to walk breakfast and bar meals excellent while you are there take the time to go to the american cemetery nearby beautifull and thought provoking

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night for business. Easy to find, plenty of parking. Check in was quick and efficient, the receptionist was very helpful. I booked a single room which was clean and spacious as was the ensuite bathroom. The room was warm, the bed comfortable. Tea and coffee making facilities were provided as well as having free access to both in...

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Madingley Hall was a real surprise for us. We arrived in Cambridge after dark and booked online. The old hall and location is unbeatable. Good points are: Fantastic historic building and grounds Modern, spacious and clean room Good value food and drinks in bar Grand dining hall and excellent breakfast Friendly and helpful staff Good value for money Bad points:...

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New Dundee, Canada
Reviewed 15 November 2016

One of the things that I like about staying in University owned facilities is that the standard of cleanliness and food are both high. The room was a nice size with a nice en suite. The setting and building are noteworthy. The bed was not the most comfortable one we experienced in our travels but it was not terrible. The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
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Additional Information about Madingley Hall

Address: Madingley, Cambridge CB23 8AQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: €83 - €117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Madingley Hall 5*
Number of rooms: 61
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“A basic hotel, in a posh hall.”
  • Bathroom mould
  • Adequate
  • Budget plumbing, from kindergarden
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  • Basic accommodation
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 of 5 bubbles nhillier1964, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No noise problems here.”
 of 5 bubbles MauriceP728, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are of a very good general standard.”
 of 5 bubbles DrDavidMillsD, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles AnthonyR_13, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go someone else”
 of 5 bubbles X4123XOpeterh, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
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