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The Gonville Hotel

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Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews atrium restaurant free parking parkers piece wet room city centre overlooking parker's piece lovely hotel car park excellent location walk in shower on site parking superior room within easy walking distance the air conditioning room was large visit cambridge few minutes walk
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Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed my stay. Was surprised at construction works being completed as wasn't mentioned - however reception were quick to change my room as the original one was overlooking the works. Room lovely, bed excellent. Staff pleasant. Loved the trip around town in the Bentley and...More

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Thank Carole P
Response from EdwardGonville, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Carole P. First of all, thank you for choosing the Gonville for your Cambridge visit. We were finishing our beautiful NEW terrace and I am sorry if it caused you any concern. I am very pleased to hear that the Team acted quickly to...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Gonvillle for four days in October 2018. We had the Delphinium room in Gresham House, the renovated Victorian behind the main hotel, and it was probably my favorite hotel room ever (and I am notoriously picky, so that...More

Thank Jerellin
Response from EdwardGonville, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jerellin, Wow, what a review. Thank you for taking the time to share such high praise and detail with us, I know that the Team will be thrilled to read that you had such an enjoyable stay. It pretty much sounds like you experienced...More

Reviewed yesterday

We thought this was a 'find' for our Board. They love it. Dealing with admin is horrendous. Cancellations made when they shouldn't be. Other people's bills sent to us. Staff are very apologetic but its a pity they can't get it right to start off...More

Thank corporatetravel2018
Response from EdwardGonville, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded yesterday

Dear corporatetravel2018, We are very concerned to hear your feedback and as you can see from our regular reviews, this is not the "norm". I am delighted to hear that you feel the Hotel is lovely and we of course would like to understand more...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed here two nights on business. I was in the separate building in the back. It was all newly remodeled an very nice. The main part of the city is a one block walk through a park. Everyone was very nice.More

Thank VNORVI
Response from EdwardGonville, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded today

Hello VNORVI We are delighted that thought the Gonville was wonderful and grateful that you chose us for your business stay in Cambridge. The Team will be very over the moon to hear that you thought they were all very nice, so please be assured...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just returned from a two night stay at this Hotel and wished it could have been longer . Everything about the place exudes quality and comfort . Stayed in a feature room in the recently opened Gresham house . The place still smelt brand new...More

Thank Sjssalfors
Response from EdwardGonville, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded today

Dear Sjssalfors, Thank you so much for really detailed review of the Gonville and your very kind words. We are delighted to read that you loved all of the little touches and most of all the Team and their interactions. We genuinely believe that it...More

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About
Description
Family owned and run 4 star 92 bedroom hotel, with recently refurbished public areas and rooms, including the newly added "Feature Bedrooms" and "Gresham House Wellness" treatment rooms. The Gonville also offers More complimentary tours of the City in a classic Bentley and complimentary bike hire if you fancy getting around under your own steam. The bedrooms include a Virtual concierge system via Apple iPads that allow you to make service requests easily by the touch of a button along with free Fibre Optic high speed Wifi throughout. The Gonville also has on site car parking for residents at a competitive fee and spaces can be reserved in advance for blue badge holders. Located in central Cambridge overlooking the famous Parker's Piece, a 25 acre open park near to the rail and coach stations. Ideal for visiting the many Historic University buildings and close to the main shopping areas. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Business
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Business
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
US$162 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cambridge Best Western
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Best Western Cambridge
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
US$162 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cambridge Best Western
,
Best Western Cambridge
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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945liw
May 2, 2018|
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Response from TeamGonville | Property representative |
Hi, Please get in touch with us directly on 01223 366611 and we will be happy to look at some dates and times with you that fit around your visit.
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945liw
May 2, 2018|
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Response from TeamGonville | Property representative |
Hi, Please get in touch with us directly at the Hotel with your booking dates and we will check availability for you. If you are staying for more than one day, we can certainly look at a range of suitable times for you.
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Grace H
February 3, 2018|
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Response from TeamGonville | Property representative |
The Gonville welcomes all travelers but we do require anyone staying in our rooms alone to be at least 18 years old. If under 18's are travelling with parents or guardians, then we can arrange inter-connecting rooms for... More
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"For a special occasion chose the Gresham House rooms"
graham5218
6 days ago
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"Feature rooms are quiet and well worth the extra money."
mrsruthep
6 days ago
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"inner rooms with views of the courtyard were lovely and rooms were quiet"
JtravelsDC
1 week ago
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"our room was at the end of a short corridor overlooking the garden and the quietest room we have ever..."
Conkers25
1 week ago
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