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    Helen Hotel

    167-169 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8RJ, England
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good44%
    • Average22%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “city centre” (22 reviews)
    “minute walk” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    Golf Course
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 162 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Had a room on the very top floor with a ceiling so low that I could not stand up straight and had to shower sitting down. The breakfast was good and the location likewise. Ok and charming is my conclusion.

    Thank marenontherun
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Two couples, we stayed here as an overnight stop on the way to the Norfolk Broads. Unable to give a fair assessment as we arrived on a Friday afternoon, went out for our evening meal and left 10am after breakfast Saturday. The staff were all...More

    Thank Bob C
    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    I've given this a 2 star rating rather than a 1 star because the staff were pleasant and friendly. However, the hotel itself is pretty grim. The shower in our room was covered in black mould and the damp smell was so overwhelming I had...More

    Thank oxfordlawyer
    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    This hotel has good parking, situated opposite the Faculty for Education. It is clean and friendly. The breakfast is very good with eggs cooked fresh and a range of juices, cereals, fruit, yogurt, and not options given. The wooden furniture gives a warm homely feeling....More

    Thank 2017Helen
    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    Stayed two nights and I would stay again. Main reason is location,10 min walk from railway station, (for those with car there is enough space to park) and about 20 min slow walk to center. Room (double) is big enough, extra clean with all facilities...More

    Thank 69Doris
    The Lensfield
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 113 - US$ 126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Business Hotel in Cambridge
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Cambridge
    • Also Known As
    • Helen Hotel Cambridge
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    Room Tips
    "This Hotel is on a busy road so front facing rooms may be noisy. Our rooms were at the back so no problem."
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    "Room 226, garden view, and not much stairs."
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    "Ask for rooms toward the back - although the Helen's set-back from Mills Road is such that I don't..."
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    "Upstairs overlooking the garden seemed to be a good room."
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