Varsity Hotel & Spa Cambridge  4 stars

Thompsons Lane, Cambridge, United Kingdom, CB5 8AQ  show mapSave
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Overview

The traditional 4-star Varsity Hotel And Spa provides quick access to colleges, a chapel nearby. Since 2010, it has been a prominent hotel in the center of Cambridge.

Many Cambridge sights, including Cambridge Lakes Golf Course, Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial and Our Lady and the English Martyrs are 20 minutes away from the hotel. You can see Clare College, Magdalene College and ADC Theatre only 150m from the hotel.

5 minutes by car from Cambridge airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 45 modern rooms appointed with Wi-Fi, a balcony and LCD TV.

Eat

The hotel The Varsity And Spa provides visitors with a free continental breakfast. 

Relax

The on-site SPA facilities include a hot tub, a steam room and a sauna.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Paid Private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms   48.

Distance to:

  • City center Cambridge - 4300 ft
  • Airports: London Stansted (STN) - 23.1 mi, London Luton (LTN) - 31.1 mi
  • Train stations Cambridge Railway Station - 1.4 mi
  • Bus stop - 700 ft
  • Restaurants: River Bar Steakhouse & Grill (Cuisine: Steakhouse) - 300 ft, Galleria Restaurant (Cuisine: European, British) - 400 ft
  • Parks Jesus Green - 1300 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Valet parking
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Sun terrace
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Voice mail
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Dressing area
  • iPod docking station

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11.30 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed

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        The Varsity Hotel And Spa LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions
        • Cafe Jello
          700 ft
        • Kettles Yard
          1400 ft
        • Holy Trinity Church
          1400 ft
        • Artique Gallery
          1700 ft
        • Artique
          1700 ft
        • Byard Art
          2000 ft
        • Punting
          2000 ft
        • Kings College / Kings College Chapel
          2000 ft
        • Cambridge Winter Ales Festival
          3000 ft
        Places of interest
        • Church Of The Holy Sepulchre
          700 ft
        • Great St Mary's Church
          1700 ft
        • Tourist Information Centre & Shop
          2000 ft
        Sport related
        • Newmarket Race Cours
          1700 ft
        Amusement
        • Quicksilver
          1400 ft
        • Gala Bingo
          1700 ft
        • Gala Clubs
          1700 ft
        • Cambridge Arts Picture House
          3000 ft
        Monuments and Landmarks
        • King's College
          2300 ft
        Historical sites
        • Magdalene College
          700 ft
        Museums
        • The Round Church
          700 ft
        • Folk Museum,Cambridge & County
          1400 ft
        • Sedgwick Museum Of Earth Sciences
          2700 ft
        Parks
        • jesus green
          1400 ft
        • midsummer common
          2300 ft
        Universities, Institutes
        • University of Cambridge
          2300 ft
        Theaters
        • ADC Theatre
          400 ft
        • Cambridge Arts Theatre
          2000 ft
        • Cambridge Corn Exchange
          2300 ft
        • Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust
          2300 ft
        • The Corn Exchange
          2300 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Our Lady and the English Martyrs (Roman Catholic)
          1.0 mi
          Hills Road, Cambridge
        • Cambridge University Botanic Garden
          1.2 mi
          1 Brookside, Cambridge
        • Wolfson College
          1.3 mi
          Barton Road, Cambridge
        • Homerton College
          2.1 mi
          Hills Road, Cambridge
        • Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
          2.2 mi
          19 Cambridge Rd, Cambridge

        Near the hotel

        • Clare College
          500 ft
          Trinity Lane, Cambridge
        • The Round Church Visitor Centre
          600 ft
          Bridge Street, Cambridge
        • St. John's College
          700 ft
          St. John's St., Cambridge
        • Magdalene College
          700 ft
          Magdalene Street, Cambridge
        • ADC Theatre
          800 ft
          Park Street, Cambridge
        • Cambridge Science Centre
          1000 ft
          18 Jesus Lane, Cambridge
        • Jesus Green
          1300 ft
          Victoria Avenue, Cambridge

        Restaurants Nearby

        • River Bar Steakhouse & Grill

          85% likes this, based on 354 reviews
          Cuisine: Steakhouse
          Price Range: USD 15 - USD 20

          300 ft
          10 Quayside

          Phone: 01223 30 70 30

        • Galleria Restaurant

          67% likes this, based on 202 reviews
          Cuisine: European, British

          400 ft
          33 Bridge Street

          Phone: 01223362054

        • St John's Chop House

          64% likes this, based on 227 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: USD 25 - USD 46

          1100 ft
          21-24 Northampton Street

          Phone: 01223 353 110

        • Raja Indian Cuisine

          71% likes this, based on 60 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian
          Price Range: USD 18 - USD 42

          1900 ft
          60 King Street

          Phone: 01223 301 501

        • The Cambridge Chop House

          70% likes this, based on 344 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: USD 25 - USD 46

          2300 ft
          1 Kings Parade

          Phone: 01223 359506

        The Varsity Hotel And Spa Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Varsity Hotel And Spa

        Average guest rating

        9.0
        out of 10
        Exceptional
        Based on 87 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        9.2
        Service
        9.1
        Value
        8.7
        Location
        8.7
        Dining
        8.6

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