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The Varsity Hotel & Spa

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

Cheapest
rate per night

8.7

Excellent
based on 1,918 reviews
The Varsity Hotel & Spa - Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.7 km
Location rating 9.4
Nearest airport London Stansted
Distance to airport 37.0 km

Rooms

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King rooms

$702+

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$702 per night

Double rooms

$253+

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$524 per night

Reviews

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amazing views in 35 reviews
centre of cambridge in 19 reviews
comfortable bed in 94 reviews
continental breakfast in 233 reviews
friendly staff in 401 reviews
great location in 347 reviews
lovely room in 256 reviews
restaurant floor in 157 reviews
restaurant good in 119 reviews
roof terrace in 122 reviews
roof top bar in 160 reviews
sixth floor in 53 reviews
spa facilities in 112 reviews
woken up very early in 5 reviews
  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    9.6

    The hotel building, restaurant and bar. Gym and spa facilities.

    Friendly and classy staff. High standard and comfort hotel.

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    9.6

    Valet parking worked really well. Barmen make great cocktails.

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    10.0

    The bed was rock hard

  • Good
    Nov 2019
    8.0

    Room week equipped. Excellent Six restaurant & bar.

    Car parking - will definitely use valet parking next time.

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    9.0

    Breakfast was delicious, great range of variety out looking the city! Lovely stay.

    The spa facilities weren’t all working properly (steam room didn’t seem to be on) and was smaller than what we expected.

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About

Overview

The Varsity Hotel and Spa is located in Cambridge, close to the many colleges in the area including Jesus and Magdalene College, King’s College, and St. John’s. Shopping, nightlife, and restaurants are also nearby this centrally-located hotel, with many popular attractions and destinations within walking distance of the property. The hotel also provides complimentary bicycles for guest use, making it even easier to explore the local area. Parking is available, with valet parking provided by the hotel for a fee.

The Varsity Hotel and Spa offers a rooftop terrace and a panoramic bar and restaurant located on the sixth floor. There is a fitness center and gym with daily fitness classes available, as well as a full-service spa that features a spa pool, steam room, and sauna with a variety of available spa treatments. The front desk is open 24 hours. Laundry and dry cleaning service are provided by the hotel, which also provides coffee and tea in the lobby. There are two restaurants and a bar at the hotel, which also has one meeting room available for small meetings and events.

There are 44 guest rooms that all feature unique designs and various views of the city. Rooms include complimentary WiFi and continental breakfast, along with a flat-screen TV and premium channels, individual climate control, comfortable beds and bedding, a desk, and private baths with walk-in monsoon showers. Select deluxe rooms and suites feature optional upgrades like under-floor heating, soaking bathtubs, private terraces, in-room Apple computer, and other premium amenities.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.7 Excellent

based on 1,918 reviews

9.4

Location

8.8

Service

5.7

Comfort

5.5

Value

Things to know

  • Nice building
  • Comfortable beds
  • Great view
  • Awesome terrace

Check in

15:30

Check out

11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Parking
Complimentary breakfast
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Internet
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Spa
Hot tub
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beauty salon
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Sauna
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Lift
Massage
Concierge service
Laundry facilities
Hairdryer
Pets not allowed
Steam room
Rooftop
Cable or satellite TV

FAQs when booking at The Varsity Hotel & Spa

Where is The Varsity Hotel & Spa located?

The Varsity Hotel & Spa is located at Thompson's Lane (Off Bridge Street), 0.7 km from the centre of Cambridge. River Cam is the closest landmark to The Varsity Hotel & Spa.

When is check-in time and check-out time at The Varsity Hotel & Spa?

Check-in time is 15:30 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Varsity Hotel & Spa.

Does The Varsity Hotel & Spa offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, The Varsity Hotel & Spa offers free Wi-Fi.

Does The Varsity Hotel & Spa offer free parking?

No, The Varsity Hotel & Spa does not offer free parking.

Does The Varsity Hotel & Spa offer free airport shuttle service?

No, The Varsity Hotel & Spa does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is The Varsity Hotel & Spa from the airport?

The Varsity Hotel & Spa is 3.9 km from Cambridge. The Varsity Hotel & Spa is 37 km from London Stansted.

Can you bring pets to The Varsity Hotel & Spa?

No, pets are not allowed at The Varsity Hotel & Spa.

Does The Varsity Hotel & Spa have a pool?

No, The Varsity Hotel & Spa does not have a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • River Cam 54 m
  • ADC Theatre 235 m
  • Kettle's Yard 260 m
  • Cambridge Castle 304 m
  • Bridge of Sighs 318 m
  • Jesus Green 342 m

Cambridge travel guide

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Getting Around

Cambridge 3.9 km
London Stansted 37 km
Cambridge Station, Cambs 2.3 km
Cambridge Shelford 7 km

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