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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Just overnight and a lovely stay. Big well equipped room with en-suite. Porters are very helpful with a lovely dry sense of humour. Clare is out course beautiful and walking around at night is very special.

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Ballybofey, Ireland
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Stayed here at the weekend for one night which was really lovely the college is very old and has gorgeous grounds to it, the room is spacious and clean and breakfast was served in the buttery the next morning which is across the street and into another college which was a lovely walk to it in the morning, very helpful...

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2014

This is excellent value for money and a beautiful and interesting place to stay. We had two en-suite twin rooms in Clare's Memorial Court. Comfortable and characterful. Breakfast is in the college buttery in Old Court on the other side of the river. Hire a punt at Trinity Hall footbridge, the next bridge along from Clare, £16 per hour and...

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Reviewed 8 April 2014

Having stayed in Halls during my misspent youth, it was good fun to once again stay in college accommodation. It's not a hotel so don't expect it. There is hot water and good heating. But no TV, safe or fridge. But having said that, the experience of staying on college grounds is worth it.

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Belfast, NI
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Stayed in Clare college as part of a conference group. We were all arranged around the central courtyard which was lovely. Porter was friendly and funny checking us in but it's quite a different arrangement from being in a hotel - the paperwork is done elsewhere so don't expect the service you would get at a hotel! Breakfast was also...

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Reviewed 14 December 2012 via mobile

What a great place to stay just before Christmas, the room was comfortable and the food in the Great Hall was second to none. The setting was just like being at Hogwarts but no Cruickshank or Scabbers!!!

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Reviewed 11 December 2012

Hello... Staying in Clare college is an awesome exp. People who wish to try out something different than hotels or restaurants can stay in this college.. The area is huge... Beautiful roads, plantation. That Air gives you typical university feel. They are open for staying in vacation. Hostels.. Where I had stayed was wonderful.. With study table, fireplace.. It was...

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Reviewed 9 December 2012

The rooms are extremely huge. The campus is peaceful. The best place to relax... Can't ask for anything else... Must visit and a must stay place... Everything is perfectly organized... Huge library.. Lawns everywhere... Old style buildings.. For someone who has never stayed in university campus is sure gonna have a time of his/her life as is the case with...

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Turku, Finland
Reviewed 10 February 2012

Rooms were huge and maid service every day!! What could be better? Internet access was spotty and shower constantly flooded, but otherwise great. Vanity and sink in room was very convient 3 square meals a day plus morning and afternoon tea... made me spoiled Beautiful walk to food and class every day

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clare College Conferencing offers recommended conference, events and meetings facilities in a peaceful but central location in Cambridge. As well as day conferences, residential conferences are available in vacations. Contemporary and traditional meeting rooms are available at Clare College and dinners may be booked for groups of up to 150 in our 17th century Great Hall. Drinks receptions can be taken in the riverside Scholars' Garden. The are alternative dining rooms available for smaller groups. As well as conferences, Clare College also offers bed and breakfast during vacations in comfortable accommodation in Memorial Court and at our Colony site on Chesterton Lane. Used by the students during term, booking bed and breakfast at Clare College allows a unique insight into student life. Car parking is available nearby. The riverside Clare College Fellows' Gardens are some of the most admired in Cambridge and these are open to B&B residents and conference delegates free of charge (March-September) whilst they look around 17th-century Old Court. ... more   less 

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Address: Memorial Court Clare College Queens Road, Cambridge CB3 9AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: £76 - £98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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