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Absolutely beautiful gardens - something to attract every eye. Enjoyed our time her, soaking up... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Hastings, United Kingdom
Wedding Guest

Had the pleasure of attending a family wedding here, the room for the ceremony was lovely and the... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2016
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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29 Apr 2018
12 Dec 2016
“Wedding Guest”
Founded in 1871, this all-female college is sited in a maze-like complex of mid-Victorian buildings surrounded by picturesque gardens.
Sidgwick Ave., Cambridge CB3 9DF, England
+44 1223 335700
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Absolutely beautiful gardens - something to attract every eye. Enjoyed our time her, soaking up the huge variety of plants.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had the pleasure of attending a family wedding here, the room for the ceremony was lovely and the gardens beautiful. Also, had the reception and the room was a good size and beautiful. Good location and staff very helpful.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank JANE W
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Slightly off the beaten track in Sidgwick Avenue, about ten minutes walk from Queens College and just opposite the Sidgwick University Site. A must see visit if you like gardens. A very nice porter will direct you through the corridors into a secluded paradise. I...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Antonella D
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We visited here for a family members wedding, the grounds are stunning and plenty of parking close by meant it was very easy and stress free in comparison to a few other venues we have visited. The room where the ceremony was held seemed a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Roxanne8926
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We wanted to have the best wedding that we possibly could and Newnham College really helped with that mission. The service, food and location was brilliant. Newnham has a lovely dining hall and gardens that are some of the finest I have ever seen. I...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Ben R
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Magwich became a friend, thanks largely to his accession to one's instincts. A good time was had by all, and even better: Jugsy Jean still there

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Uwe G
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I actually traveled from Wisconsin to Cambridge solely to visit Newnham College. It was well worth the million hours of travel! Not more than a few square city blocks, the walled-in campus felt like a slice of time removed. The pictures are amazing and the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank SRiese
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Newnham College is an all womens college in the mixed university of Cambridge. Its worth a visit, if you are in Cambridge as a visitor, to see the lovely gardens and also the late 19th century Dutch style red brick architecture. Alumnae include Katharine Whitehorn,...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank babarandceleste_13
Reviewed 13 September 2014

In 1875, when the first buildings were completed, Newnham College stood in open fields. While the western expansion of Cambridge has long since caught up with it, Newnham retains a quiet bosky informality well away from the hurly burly of most of the city centre...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Brian_Human
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Newnham is set back a little and is in Queen Anne style- very gracious. The grounds are lovely and you can walk on the grass! It is the best college in the whole University, I was a student here so I do know!! Newnham is...More

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank jerahaldi
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