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    The Gonville Hotel

    Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Family stayed for a recent wedding in Cambridge, rooms were very comfortable, staff were friendly and helpful especially the concierge Elliot who made our stay most memorable. Will pay a return visit.More

    Thank Mary S
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Mary S, Thank you so much for your recent review, we are delighted that you had an excellent stay with us and found the team to be friendly and helpful, especially Elliot. Please know that I will be passing on your comments to them...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Gonville is so well located being just a 5 minute walk into the centre. Another great bonus is the free parking, although it is limited so we would recommend getting there early. This hotel has lots of little touches which make your stay even...More

    Thank AmpthillFoodies
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear AmpthillFoodies, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we are pleased that you had a great stay with us and found our central location to be great for exploring. Our Gonville Bikes are really popular and we are pleased to see...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Although this hotel experience started hopeful, it ended less well. I stayed two night at the Gonville but unfortunately housekeeping staff decided I could not sleep a bit longer the day of checkout. For an unknown reason they repeatedly knocked on my door at 7h30...More

    Thank Jvds66
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Jvds66, Thank you for your recent review, please accept my sincere apologies for housekeeping disturbing you on the day of check out. I have investigated your comments and can confirm that they thought the room was vacant so tried to enter to clean this,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    WE stayed just one night whilst visiting Cambridge. The location of the hotel is perfect being walking distance to everything. Parking ( although it cost £15) is probably a better bet than trying to park in town. The welcome was friendly and the room was...More

    Thank istanbul187067
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear isstanbul187067, Thank you so much for your recent review, we are so pleased that you found our breakfast to be outstanding! Please know that I have passed your comments onto the team and they are delighted to know this. Please know that we will...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed for 1 night and had a lovely stay here. The location is great - overlooking Parker's Piece - and within minutes of the main streets and colleges. The interior decor in the lounge, bar and restaurant is beautiful and room was extremely spacious...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$ 173 - US$ 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Cambridge
    • #1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
    • #6 Family Hotel in Cambridge
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 84
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