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The Varsity Hotel & Spa
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Thompson's Lane (Off Bridge Street), Cambridge, CB5 8AQ, United Kingdom
+44 122 330 6030

$186+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 1,246 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 8.9
  • 6.8
  • 6.8

Good to know

  • Awesome terrace
  • Friendly service
  • Great view

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    About

    Just 3.7 mi (6 km) from the airport, The Varsity Hotel & Spa features a rooftop terrace and puts you within a 10-minute drive of University of Cambridge and Jesus College. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or body scrubs, and The River Bar and Grill serves breakfast and dinner. A bar/lounge and a health club are other highlights, and rooms at this luxurious hotel offer up nice touches like Select Comfort beds with premium linens.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,246 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.8 "78% thought the service was very professional."
      9.6 "96% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 8.0 "Food is delicious."
      8.6 "Beef and steak dishes were excellent, according to 86%."
      8.8 "88% loved the dining experience."
      7.1 "Yummy desserts, said 71%."
    • 7.7 "Good bar."
      8.7 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 87%."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 6.0 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.4 "64% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
      2.3 "The price was too high for 77%."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,009 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
      9.7 "97% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.1 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.0 "60% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
      1.6 "The price was too high for 84%."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
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    Overall Rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 99 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.7 "Good bar."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.8 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.2 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
    • 3.3 "Value below average."
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    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 137 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.1 "81% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the shower was ok."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
    • 5.7 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 4.1 "Value below average."
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    Hotel type
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Awesome terrace"
    "Friendly service"
    "Great view"
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