We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
10/01/2018 11/01/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Lensfield

    53 Lensfield Road, Cambridge CB2 1EN, England
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    10/01/2018 11/01/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (44)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Overview
    • Excellent19%
    • Very good37%
    • Average26%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “wellness spa” (6 reviews)
    “single room” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Air Conditioning
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    10 Jan11 Jan
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cambridge hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2749ba526b8a49e8b9f59f0ea1157c03", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":193383,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":10,"month":1,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":11,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2749ba526b8a49e8b9f59f0ea1157c03","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Lensfield","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjI3NDliYTUyNmI4YTQ5ZThiOWY1OWYwZWExMTU3YzAzIiwiQUlLIjoiNDE0N2JlN2Y3MDQ4NGU0NGEyMTZhZjc3MDVmMjU1YjEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "10/01/2018", "checkOut": "11/01/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (396)
    There are newer reviews for The Lensfield
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    101 - 105 of 356 reviews

    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    I stayed here to visit family in Cambridge for two nights February 2016.The staff were very friendly, the rooms were clean , shower was very powerful and the breakfast was wonderful. This hotel is no more than a 10 minute walk from kings college chapel...More

    Thank Maria T
    Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

    Parking is very limited only 4 or 5 spaces. Was kept waiting at reception for 10 minutes whilst receptionist was on phone. Not particularly friendly but was efficient. Rooms are very small and made smaller by cramming in needless furniture. A tired room with loose...More

    2  Thank Graham D
    Reviewed 18 March 2016

    Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Room comfortable, good shower, clean and tidy. Breakfast wasn't great but okay....eggs a tad runny. location good...15 minute walk and you're right in the center of the city. Very convenient to the train station. if I didn't have luggage I...More

    Thank GipsyLane
    Reviewed 8 March 2016

    Am looking for a spa for my wife this weekend. Was told the spa closed at 6pm and I should call back tomorrow for availability, rates, and information. Also, Management, have a listen to your own telephone system... "For reservations press 1. Our Reservation Department...More

    Thank Justin S
    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    Having stayed here a couple of years ago and been underwhelmed by the shabby room I was given, I am delighted to report that my recent stay in a refurbished room was a very good one. As well as a good sized room, tastefully furnished,...More

    Thank Peter L
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, TripOnline SA and Agoda so you can book your The Lensfield reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Cambridgeshire >
    • Cambridge
    • Also Known As
    • The Lensfield Hotel Cambridge ,
    • Lensfield Hotel Cambridge
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (44)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 36 hotels in Cambridge
    The Varsity Hotel & Spa
    2,468 reviews
    .88 miles away
     
    The Gonville Hotel
    1,881 reviews
    .25 miles away
     
    Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre
    2,164 reviews
    .35 miles away
     
    Ashley Hotel
    189 reviews
    1.17 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Oak Bistro
    947 reviews
    .17 miles away
    Vedanta Restaurant
    340 reviews
    .19 miles away
    The Olive Grove
    961 reviews
    .19 miles away
    The Old Bicycle Shop
    344 reviews
    .18 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Cambridgeshire Wine School
    427 reviews
    .08 miles away
    Fitzwilliam Museum
    2,664 reviews
    .19 miles away
    Cambridge University Botanic Garden
    1,166 reviews
    .28 miles away
    The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute
    309 reviews
    .12 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    margueritebrock
    6 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
    4 or 5 spaces if you're lucky to get one. there is metered on street parking round the corner.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Avoid this hotel. Especially the cheap rooms."
    Read review
    "Try for a room on the top floor"
    Read review
    "No sign of a lift!"
    Read review
    "Ask for a room on the first floor."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing