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The Gonville Hotel - Cambridge

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Gonville Place, Cambridge, United Kingdom, CB1 1LY  show map
 4 stars
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The Gonville Hotel - Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The Gonville Hotel offers a traditional accommodation with a designated place for smoking, an elevator and a car park. Since 1837, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Cambridge.

Thanks to its central location, The Gonville Hotel provides direct access to a museum and a college as well as University of Cambridge, which is about 15 minutes` walk. The city center is 1 km away from the hotel.

The Gonville Hotel is located within a 45-minute drive from London Stansted airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 84 rooms. They are fitted with free wireless internet, climate control, pay TV, a laptop safe and a personal computer. Some of the modern rooms enjoy a view of the park. For more comfort a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer are provided.

Eat & Drink

Guests will taste delicious cuisine in the good on-site restaurant. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, The Oak Bistro and De Luca Cucina & Bar are about 150 meters from the property.

You can start your day with a full breakfast, which costs GBP 12.95 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers car and bicycle rental services for travelling a shopping area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at GBP 15 per day.

Number of rooms:   84.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Gift/Newsstand

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Kids club

Spa & Leisure

  • Garden area
  • Massage

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • In-room computer
  • iPad
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Cot GBP 15
All children
3 - 12 years
Extra bed GBP 15
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Gonville Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
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Hotel Address:

Gonville Place, Cambridge, United Kingdom, CB1 1LY

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Airports
  • Cambridge (CBG)
    2.1 mi
  • Duxford (QFO)
    7.6 mi
Train
  • Cambridge Train Station
    3000 ft
  • Cambridge Railway Station
    3000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Oak Bistro (cuisine: European)
    500 ft
  • The Olive Grove (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

The Gonville Hotel photos Room
Classic Twin Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • iPad
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Gonville Hotel photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Computer
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • iPad
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Single Room (Double bed)

Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Single Room (Double bed)

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • iPad
  • Wake up service
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • iPad
  • Wake up service

The Gonville Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Wandlebury Country Park and Nature Reserve3.8 mi
    Gog Magog Hills Babraham
  • Imperial War Museums7.2 mi
    Duxford Airfield, Duxford
  • Anglesey Abbey5.4 mi
    Anglesey Abbey Quy Road

Restaurants nearby

  • The Oak Bistro500 ft

    Address: 6 Lensfield Road
    Phone: 01223 323361

    73% likes this, based on 370 reviews
    Cuisine: European

  • De Luca Cucina & Bar500 ft

    Address: 83 Regent Street
    Phone: +44 (0)1223 356666

    73% likes this, based on 271 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 17 - USD 42

  • Rockers Steak House1400 ft

    Address: 52 Mill Road
    Phone: 01223 30 00 52

    77% likes this, based on 134 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • The Olive Grove400 ft

    Address: 100 Regent street
    Phone: +(44)1223778575

    81% likes this, based on 228 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian

  • R171200 ft

    Address: 17 Regent Street
    Phone: +44 1223351241

    84% likes this, based on 49 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 26

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCambridgeThe Gonville Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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The Gonville Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Gonville Hotel

8.0
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Guest reviews

  • 7.4

    location

    ongoing construction beginning rather early immediately below my room!

  • 9.4

    Every thing. We felt comfortable in the environment and amongst the empathic staff

    Nothing

  • 10.0

    A lovely hotel, staff very helpful, beautiful room, delicious breakfast, excellent location.

    Nothing

  • 9.2

    Excellent hotel , staff very friendly and could not do enough to help . Very good location with free parking .

    Nothing

  • 10.0

    Free onsite parking. Clean and comfortable room and public areas. Good breakfast. The staff were excellent, friendly, efficient and helpful, making for a very enjoyable stay.

    Nothing.

  • 8.8

    Very helpful and pleasant staff, comfortable walk to the city centre. Free parking.reasonable price for Cambridge.

    Nothing

  • 9.6

    Very convenient location and parking. Polite staff who dealt with a small issue promptly and to our satisfaction. Hotel had umbrellas to borrow. Prompt service at breakfast and good quality.

    Nothing

  • 10.0

    Lovely bed, room nice, air con works perfectly hot or cold, nice showe. Great location

    Nothing

  • 7.8

    Good location, easy to park, room was comfortable and well equipped. Full english breakfast was well prepared and served in a pleasant restaurant. Reception staff were very helpfull when I wanted some extra supplies in the room and also to extend the car parking.

    Nothing

  • 10.0

    Reception staff particularly Ben were outstanding.

    Nothing

  • 10.0

    Very modern and ckean

    Nothing

  • 7.0

    Breakfast

    No atmosphere and too bright in the bar

  • 10.0

    Very modern hotel, spacious room, lovely facilities, very glad of the free parking and wifi. Excellent location.

    Nothing.

  • 9.6

    Friendly staff who couldn`t do it enough for you with tips on how to find your way around the city . Handy for shops ,restaurants and bars.

    Nothing to dislike

  • 9.6

    In Cambridge on business and the location was 10 minutes walk from my meeting at the University excellent. Good car parking and easy to find. Will stay there again in the future.

    Nothing

How to reach hotel

hotel The Gonville Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Gonville Place, Cambridge, United Kingdom, CB1 1LY

Get directions
Airports
  • Cambridge (CBG)
    2.1 mi
  • Duxford (QFO)
    7.6 mi
Train
  • Cambridge Train Station
    3000 ft
  • Cambridge Railway Station
    3000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Oak Bistro (cuisine: European)
    500 ft
  • The Olive Grove (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCambridgeThe Gonville Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

Use Badge