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    The Gonville Hotel

    Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England
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    1 - 5 of 1,710 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    The great drawcard at the Gonville was the staff - friendly and cheerful; those we saw more than once over several days chatted happily with us as friends, and those we met only once were always helpful and accommodating. Our room was spacious and very...More

    1  Thank Martin A
    Reviewed yesterday

    Very nice hotel. Staff friendly, bar and restaurant very nice. Room excellent, bed comfortable and bathroom very good. Shower particularly good compared to many other hotels. Only downside was price of breakfast (£18pp) seems a little excessive. Very helpful front desk, provided mini fridge for...More

    Thank WaveyDa
    Reviewed yesterday

    Very friendly people at the reception as well as in all other areas. Nice rooms, great service everywhere and the best Breakfast we ever had in 10 years visiting Cambridge and stayinf in various Hotels and B&B's. We will certainly come back to this place!

    Thank Stefanie L
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Stayed here for three nights during a visit to Cambridge. The hotel is centrally located so the walk into the center of town is less than 10 minutes. One can walk to the hotel from the train station in under 20 minutes – would not...More

    Thank Andrew A
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Andrew A Thank you so much for your recent review, we are so pleased that you had a great three night stay with us and found the bed to be comfortable. I was pleased to see that you enjoyed the eggs Benedict so much...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Lovely hotel a 10 minute walk to the backs - across the park and through town. Suited us well as we wanted to be within easy drive of Girton College and able to enjoy walking the 'backs. The (highly rated) main restaurant was fully booked...More

    Thank WelshToGo
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear WelshToGo Thank you so much for your recent review, we are pleased that you found the hotel to be lovely, however disappointed to see that you were not informed of the booking process for Cotto. This should have been offered at the time of...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$177 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Cambridge
    • #1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #6 Family Hotel in Cambridge
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 84
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    • Cambridgeshire >
    • Cambridge
    • Also Known As
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    • Best Western Cambridge
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