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    The Varsity Hotel & Spa

    Thompson's Lane, Cambridge CB5 8AQ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
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    Rooftop Bar
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    Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

    Had a wonderful stay at the Varsity. Staff are very attentive and friendly. Recommend making use of the valet parking, was great to come back after a long day sightseeing to find car waiting for us. But the best part was the upgrade to a...More

    Thank Coz A
    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    It was our first time at the Varsity (though we have been visiting Cambridge for years). It was the little touches that made our trip so enjoyable: the free milk and cookies, the super friendly breakfast staff (and not that faux friendliness you get so...More

    Thank Ramesh P
    Reviewed 2 November 2015

    The key to running a successful hotel is (surely) to have nice people on reception. The Varsity Spa has certainly done that: the front of house staff are superb, highly efficient but at the same time very friendly. I have stayed at the hotel a...More

    2  Thank Disinterested
    Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

    We stayed for one night last weekend. The room itself was a very standard hotel room, clean, simple amenities, overly firm bed, but perfectly adequate. Perfectly adequate if you were staying at a Premier Inn or Travelodge, not if you are paying £285 per night...More

    3  Thank MoscowLad
    Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

    My boyfriend and I stayed here on Friday (Halloween weekend) and were very impressed. Truth be told, I have always avoided this hotel due to the rather high price of the rooms. Luckily - I noticed there was a good deal on the another website...More

    1  Thank Nicole J
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$188 - US$487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Family Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    6 May 2017|
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    Response from Pintus | Property representative |
    Thanks for your enquiry; both places (Addenbrooke’s Hospital and Granchester House) are about 20 minutes by taxi. Looking forward to welcome you at The Varsity Hotel & Spa Regards Roberto P.
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    5 March 2017|
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    Response from Darren B | Property representative |
    Good morning Georgia, Thank you for your recent question. We offer a Valet parking service which is £19.50 per night, up until 5pm on the day of departure. We look forward to welcoming you to The Varsity this... More
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    6 February 2017|
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    Response from Pintus | Property representative |
    Hello Katie S, thanks for your message, if you arrive early and the bedroom is not ready you are more than welcome to use our Spa facilities. The hotel doesn’t have a car park on site however we offer valet parking at £19.50... More
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