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The Varsity Hotel & Spa

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Thompson's Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ England See on map
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

I had the best stay at the varsity!! Special thanks to Aaron on the roof, Renata who gave excellent device and the guest relations manager Kevin...the northern dream boat that he is!! Will definitely be back!! 5*

Thank Eleanor C
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have stayed at many brilliant hotels over the years (e.g. Tousserok, Mauritius, Royal Crescent Hotel, Bath, Claridges, London, Chiltern Firehouse, London, The Mondrian, London, Atlantis, Dubai. The Varsity is small and boutique. Staff super friendly and attentive...Kevin (Guest Manager) was down to earth, friendly...More

Thank Nigelsleight
Reviewed today

The Varsity is a boutique high quality hotel, located close to the Cam. Its decor is just a little different with some appealing quirkiness. while there certainly a "University" theme it is not overwhelming. Definitely not just another "luxury hotel", very much to its advantage....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great hotel in a great central location. Attention to detail and customer service was fantastic, nothing was too much trouble. The bar and restaurant make for a cool destination and the views from the roof terrace are amazing. Will definitely return!

Thank clhb22
Reviewed yesterday

Small, luxury boutique Hotel situated in the centre of Cambridge. Was really pleasantly surprised. Staff were all excellent and was lucky enough to have a sunny day to enjoy the roof terrace. Im going back to stay there for my anniversary.

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About
Description
The Varsity Hotel & Spa is located on the edge of the picturesque River Cam in the heart of Cambridge and just yards from St John's, Trinity and Magdalene College. Ideally situated for punting, shopping, More sight-seeing and nightlife, The Varsity hotel guests are truly immersed in the culture and charm of Cambridge life from the moment they arrive. Recharge in the wonderful Elemis spa before soaking up the beautiful skyline with drinks on the hotel's roof terrace,afternoon tea or dinner in the Six Panoramic Bar & Restaurant. Alternatively, guests can indulge in a hearty meal in the River Bar Steakhouse & Grill. Valet parking available from 7 am to 10 pm for hotel's guests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Luxury
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$184 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Varsity Hotel And Spa
,
The Varsity Hotel Cambridge
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$184 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Varsity Hotel And Spa
,
The Varsity Hotel Cambridge
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
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Amenities (42)
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Questions & Answers
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steve_michelle2004
13 August 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
Hello Steve, children of 12 years old and above are allowed on the roof terrace. Regards The Varsity Team
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Absolutist
29 April 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
Thanks for your message, the Varsity Hotel is a smoking free building this includes our roof terrace. On the room rate is included Continental buffet breakfast, a’la carte menu is available for cooked items.Thanks
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NorwichBella
9 April 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
Dear NorwichBella, thanks for your message, for our hotel guests the entrance to the Spa area (Jacuzzi, Steam and Sauna) and the Gym is free. Valet parking is available at £19.50 per day (up to 5 pm on the day of check... More
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Room Tips
"Definitely try to get a room on floor 4 or 5."
rtxproust
yesterday
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"This Hotel can be very expensive but last minute deals can be made. Rooms on the higher floors have better..."
manuelaLondon
5 days ago
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"Suites have incredible views"
janetwA3741YV
5 days ago
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"The upper floors have more open views and are quieter. Some rooms have balconies."
Duck20171001
5 days ago
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