Gonville Hotel

Gonville Hotel

Gonville Place, Cambridge, United Kingdom
+44 122 336 6611

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Gonville Hotel
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About Gonville Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated under a 20-minute walk from Cambridge Railway Station, The Gonville Hotel offers guests a convenient base when in Cambridge. It is a short stroll from Mill Road and Anglia Ruskin University, and boasts views of Parker's Piece.

A concierge, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature are just some of the convenient services at the hotel. Guests can also enjoy on-site parking.

The Gonville Hotel has 80 modern rooms that are accompanied by a range of essential facilities to ensure guests have an enjoyable stay. They are also fitted with a radio, a refrigerator and a hair dryer.

During their stay at the hotel, guests can dine at Atrium Restaurant, which offers a menu including British specialties. In the evening, guests are welcome to enjoy a drink in the on-site bar. Guests are also able to try one of the various bars and restaurants in the area.

The Gonville Hotel is situated amongst the area's sightseeing attractions, including University of Cambridge, River Cam and Corpus Christi College, which are a short walk away. Christ's College is also found within a 20-minute walk away.

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Rooms available at Gonville Hotel

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Amenities at Gonville Hotel

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Tablet
  • TV


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • EV charging station


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage

Things to do

  • Cycling

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

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Gonville Place, Cambridge

What's nearby

  • Fenner's156 m
  • Parker's Piece241 m
  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club293 m
  • Fitzwilliam Museum0.6 km
  • Musuem of Archaeology0.6 km
  • University of Cambridge0.6 km
  • Cambridge University Botanic Garden0.7 km
  • Whipple Museum of the History of Science0.7 km
  • Mathematical Bridge0.9 km
  • King's College Chapel1 km
  • ADC Theatre1.1 km
  • Fellows Garden1.2 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Gonville Hotel

  • From London Stansted Airport, there are a few options to travel to the hotel. A taxi will cost approximately £60-75 and take 35-40min. The train to Cambridge Station takes 30min and costs between £5-20. A town car or private shuttle takes 35-40min and costs £30-120.

  • The spa, Gresham House Wellness, offers a range of treatments. Massages, body scrubs, facials, body sculpting, self-tanning and makeup services are all available at the luxuriously restored historic villa. Prices vary, depending on the treatment.

  • The hotel has a range of well-appointed rooms to suit everyone's needs. You have a pillow menu, amenities and a valet service, as well as luxury feature bedrooms. For guests with reduced mobility or special requirements, there are fully adapted, ensuite accessible rooms. The hotel prides itself on the standard of hospitality and guest satisfaction offered.

  • The hotel offers a Bentley experience; you can take mini-tours of Cambridge in a Bentley and learn about the history. They also provide pick-ups and drop-offs to give you a real VIP feeling. You can also use the complimentary vintage Bobbin bikes provided by the hotel to explore the area in an eco-friendly way.

  • Regular events, like live music and movie screenings at an outdoor movie theatre, make sure you will always be entertained. At the outdoor restaurant, you can also play traditional lawn games like croquet and listen to live music.

  • With two restaurants, a bar and private dining options, the hotel caters to your every need. A fine-dining and an outdoor restaurant in the gorgeous formal gardens gives you a classic high-end experience. Unique touches like handmade plates add to the atmosphere. The bar has live jazz and you can book a private dining experience for an extra special occasion.

  • The hotel has a very comprehensive environmental policy designed to reduce its impact as much as possible. They reduce and recycle, restrict purchasing and implement water- and energy-saving systems. Green travel options like bicycles and walking are also promoted for guests; there are e-vehicle charging points on site.

  • Gonville Hotel not only pampers its guests but their dogs too. Include your pet in your booking email and they will receive a special welcome pack. Private gardens and friendly staff ensure that your dog can safely enjoy their stay, so you can enjoy yours too.

  • The hotel caters for events like meetings, conferences and corporate weekends. They also cater for private dining, with banqueting menus and options to suit any special event.

  • Built in 1830 as a residential house for one of the Cambridge colleges, Gonville and Caius College, it became a hotel in 1972 and has been run as a family business ever since, in the heart of Cambridge.

  • Gonville Hotel is located at Gonville Place, 0.6 km from the centre of Cambridge. Fenner's is the closest landmark to Gonville Hotel.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Gonville Hotel.

  • Yes, Gonville Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Gonville Hotel does not offer free parking.

  • No, Gonville Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Gonville Hotel is 3.2 km from Cambridge. Gonville Hotel is 35.8 km from London Stansted.

  • Yes, Gonville Hotel is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • No, Gonville Hotel does not have a pool on-site.

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