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Hilton Cambridge City Centre

0.8 km from Cambridge centre
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20 Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3DT, England
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A beautiful, modern hotel, decorated in shades of beige and grey, with shocking pink orchids randomly placed, with matching cerise cushions on the armchairs. The staff were friendly and obliging and the breakfast cannot be faulted. A welcoming touch is the self-service coffee, pastries and filtered water available in reception. Some rooms overlook the reception, with a 'court yard' feel.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I stayed over for 3 days on a training course taking place in the hotel. Received a very warm welcome (and goodbye) from the Front Office team, experienced the attentiveness of both concierge and bar teams. Room itself was cosy and temperate already on arrival, stayed over a cold period of time and didn't feel like I didn't have enough...

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear TheLittleEstonian, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Hilton Cambridge City Centre following your recent stay. I was delighted to hear you enjoyed a comfortable stay and that the team here did a great job of looking after you whilst you were here for your course. Thank you once again for your review and...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here again in Feb, another great visit. We stayed in the large suite as a family and the room was stylish and large with a comfortable ming bed and a sofa bed. The room as usual was very tidy and clean. We had drinks in the bar in the evening and breakfast in the morning and both were good....

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Aswan, Egypt
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is very central, opposite a great museum, and just 3 minutes from the market and 5 mins from King's College. Service when ai stayed was very friendly. Everything worked smoothly, room was clean, well equipped and quiet. Breakfast was fresh and varied. They have parking at an extra charge. There are plenty of restaurants within 5 mins walk....

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear SAW915, Thank you so much for your 5-star review and it's good to know you had a thoroughly good stay with. You're right in that we are the most central premium hotel in Cambridge and definitely the place to stay if visiting Cambridge City Centre. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. All the best, Richard.

Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Centrally located in Cambridge, this hotel is ideal for seeing the city. The executive room I stayed in was roomy, especially for a city center hotel, and extremely comfortable. Service was top notch: always efficient and cheerfully rendered. The food is delicious (and portions are huge!) Prices seemed quite reasonable for the location and quality.

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear TravelingJ969, Thank you very much for your review! I am pleased to hear you had a wonderful overall experience in our hotel! We really appreciate all feedback and I'm delighted to hear the team looked after you so well. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back on a future visit to Cambridge! Thank you and all the best,...

Wellington, Nevada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located in the heart of scenic Cambridge. You can walk to everything. Close to the Corn Exchange. Quiet rooms, good room service, very good food and brew for a hotel bar (Speckled Hen on draft is a superbly smooth ale), nice breakfast. Pleasant staff.

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Polarsun1, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Tripadvisor.com following your earlier stay with us. I was delighted to learn that you found our unrivalled location an ideal base for your trip, and to read that you had such a positive and enjoyable stay at our hotel. Our paramount aim is 100% guest satisfaction and...

Yorkshire
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for one night with my wife, centrally located, didn't use the valet parking, used the Just Park app and parked at the Double Tree a few minutes away which was £16 instead of £25. Very clean hotel with impressive lobby and bar area, room on 4th floor was clean and well presented, a plus was having Sky on the...

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear YorkshireGucci, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Hilton Cambridge City Centre. I was delighted to hear you enjoyed a comfortable stay on this recent visit. I hope that we may get the opportunity to be of service again on a future visit to Cambridge. Happy travelling! Richard.

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very nice, modern hotel in a central location. The hotel offers online checkin so we were able to choose our own room and meant a quick and speedy checkin upon arrival. The rooms are a good size, modern and have free wifi. The hotel has a large bar which also serves food, would highly recommend the steak baguette and skin...

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Amorley32, Thank you so much for your complimentary review following you recent stay with us. I'm glad to hear you had an overall great stay, took the opportunity to use our digital check-in app as a Hilton Honors loyalty programme member, and enjoyed the food in our relaxing bar area. I hope we may get the chance to serve...

Park City, Utah
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Hilton Cambridge City Centre is a beautiful hotel with tremendous charm and an attentive and caring staff. Newly renovated rooms and the new fitness center make this hotel one of my favorites. Located close to everything in Cambridge, the Hilton is appointed perfectly-- for couples, families, or business travelers.

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RFinn, General Manager at Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Scott B, Thank you so much for your flattering review and it's great to here we're one of your favourites. The modernisation and refurbishments to the hotel have really given all our guests a great place to stay in the heart of Cambridge (and it's a great place to work too!). We certainly look forward to seeing you again...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good hotel. The public areas are well kept. The rooms a well decorated and comfortable. They are also a very good size. breakfast is execllent. The wifi is good and free. Car parking is available but expensive. The hotel is however not cheap. Overall a great choice if you want to stay in the centre of...

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Dear MyReview186361, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Hilton Cambridge City Centre. I was delighted to hear you enjoyed a comfortable stay, found the bedrooms to your liking and enjoyed the breakfast buffet. I hope that we may get the opportunity to be of service again on a future visit to Cambridge. All the...

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hilton Cambridge City Centre is superbly located at the heart of the city, an ideal base to explore the many attractions on our doorstep, fantastic shopping, cobbled streets, amazing architecture, historic and stunning colleges and not forgetting the River Cam flowing gently along the 'backs.' This modern 4-star hotel is a 5-minute walk from Kings College, Cambridge Corn Exchange and the bus station. 10-minutes' walk takes guests to peaceful riverside parks and pubs. Travel to Ely or historic market towns such as St Ives or Huntingdon. Newmarket Races hosts some of the racing calendars most prestigious racing programmes. Imperial War Museum at Duxford home of the World War II Museum, Concorde, and other famous planes such as Spitfire and Lancaster bomber. All 198 of the stylish, contemporary air-conditioned rooms and suites offer free Wi-Fi. Together with self-contained conference and event facilities, guests of our 4 star Cambridge Hotel also benefit from on-site Valet car parking and fitness room. Guests can enjoy seasonal British dishes in the The Book Room Restaurant. The Book Room Bar offers an extensive wine, spirit and cocktail menu as well as Afternoon Tea. For those seeking more of a casual dining experience, we offer lighter bites and snacks in the lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Cambridge City Centre

Address: 20 Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3DT, England (Formerly Cambridge City Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: ₹ 11,452 - ₹ 24,492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton Cambridge City Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 198
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Cambridge
Crowne Plaza Hotel Cambridge
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Business Hotel in Cambridge
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