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The Varsity Hotel & Spa

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“roof terrace”(283 reviews)
“valet parking”(235 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Last weekend my partner and I visited the rooftop bar and were quite disappointed by the experience for several different reasons. The setting was lovely, everything was clean and tidy, however the service was not good at all. We arrived when there were very few...More

Thank gabbyalisa
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Everything from the ‘meet & greet’ to the restaurant and rooftop bar was a delight. The staff are incredibly attentive and personable. The room was comfortable and elegant if a little compact. But this is such a perfectly placed boutique hotel. We’ve already told lots...More

2  Thank Martin G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The sun started to shine at the end of a miserable wet day so we headed for this hotel and it’s roof top bar. The hotel has a superb location next to the River Cam, just off Bridge street . The excellent reception team welcomed...More

Thank Chasingdreamscape
Reviewed 2 days ago

This hotel is quite boutique but offers a great central location for shops, restaurants and the river. I originally booked the room as a group booking but last minute when I arrived I decided to have my husband and baby join me, the hotel were...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Convenient location—close to Cam River if you want to punt and pint. The staff was congenial and helpful. Nice sky-line bar. Room was very comfortable. Highly recommend if you’re planning a stay in Cambridge.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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
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US$ 181 - US$ 494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 181 - US$ 494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Absolutist
29 April 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
Thanks for your message, the Varsity Hotel is a smoking free building this includes our roof terrace. On the room rate is included Continental buffet breakfast, a’la carte menu is available for cooked items.Thanks
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NorwichBella
9 April 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
Dear NorwichBella, thanks for your message, for our hotel guests the entrance to the Spa area (Jacuzzi, Steam and Sauna) and the Gym is free. Valet parking is available at £19.50 per day (up to 5 pm on the day of check... More
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Lianne T
30 January 2018|
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Dear Lianne, thanks for your message at present we do not offer the Vegan option; we do offer gluten free afternoon tea only. I have passed your message to our Chef hoping that this option will be available soon. Kind... More
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"high floor for amazing views"
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"views form alot of rooms aren't great."
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