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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
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Varsity hotel for one night in May. I wish I could have extended my stay, the staff were very friendly and helpful. The room was amazing, a very comfortable bed, a lovely shower and even a sofa for relaxing on. The...More

Thank Russ B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for one night in April, our top floor bedroom having fantastic views over Magdalene College and the river. The staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel is very central for shops, restaurants and sightseeing. There is no on site parking, instead a valet...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

At arrival we got an upgrade to a beautiful suite with amazing views over the city. Spacious room, very good bed, very good shower and a nice coffeemaker. Nice staff. I would definitely stay here again.

Thank Corr1945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expensive for what is on offer. Nice enough hotel and friendly staff. But room was small, dark and nothing special, although bed was very comfortable and decent shower. Good views from rooftop bar/restaurant. But breakfast buffet was very limited and the cooked breakfast option was...More

Thank Anon092
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night to visit daughter, and we were impressed by everything. Our room was spacious and beautiful, the bed was comfy and there was a cafetière to make morning coffee. We had drinks on the roof terrace - glorious views and blankets offered when...More

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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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Price range
US$ 182 - US$ 491 (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
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Price range
US$ 182 - US$ 491 (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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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
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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Room Tips
"didn't stay, just lunch"
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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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"Request high floor and view their rooms are quite large ."
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