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The Earl of Derby

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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average20%
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“full english”(10 reviews)
“straight road”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe pub car parkfull englishstraight roadtea and coffeetrain stationnice pubplace to stayreasonable ratescorn exchangecomplimentary toiletriesbeds were comfortableno liftcooked breakfastfollowing morningvisiting cambridgebiscuitstown centre
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

The Earl of Derby is a nice, open plan pub with quite a bit of space for seating, making it quite good for reasonably sized bookings, but probably not the sort of place you’d want to go for a quiet drink. The pub has a...More

Thank Neal D
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We stayed over the weekend and found our room very good and the breakfast excellent. So many people came in for breakfast in the morning that we could see the place is known for its good food. The location is also very convenient as it...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Popped in for a quick drink on the way into town,1 drink was enough,football was on and a very noisy crowd were watching,dull drab pub and the toilets could do with a good clean up,there are certainly better pubs on that route into townMore

Thank Gerry M
Response from Sinéad M, Public Relations Manager at The Earl of DerbyResponded 2 April 2016

Thank you for your review. We are a sports pub and promote all live sports. It's a shame to hear you are not a sports fan and didn't enjoy your drop in on your way to town. Hope to see you when there are no...More

Reviewed 16 March 2016

We arrived in the evening when the pub was busy but the barman greeted us straightaway and took us to our room immediately. The bedroom was a large twin bedded room and had everything we could need, including a hair dryer, suuplementary portable heaing, plenty...More

Thank Pamela J
Response from Sinéad M, Public Relations Manager at The Earl of DerbyResponded 2 April 2016

Thank you for your review of your stay with us. I was very happy to read you enjoyed it and found our facilities to your liking. Hope to see you on your next trip to Cambridge Sinéad Moynihan

Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night and chose this due to location - an easy walk into the centre of Cambridge. The room was over the pub but not noisy. The room was well equipped - hair dryer- iron -Tv etc - and was clean -...More

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Response from Sinéad M, Public Relations Manager at The Earl of DerbyResponded 2 April 2016

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and found our facilities to your liking. we are in talks to update our rooms. Unfortunately with the lay out of the premises and the rooms having all the windows to make them...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$106 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$106 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"There are rooms at the front of the pub overlooking the main road outside (can be noisy) and others to the..."
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"Book early-all rooms are lovely"
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"We stayed in aroom above the pub and it was very quiet. But they do say that the annexe is even quieter."
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"Rooms in rear annex look to be quieter."
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