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The Gonville Hotel

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Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews free parking parkers piece wet room city centre overlooking parker's piece lovely hotel car park excellent location walk in shower on site parking superior room within easy walking distance the air conditioning room was large visit cambridge few minutes walk very pleasant stay
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Reviewed today

We stayed with a group of 4 couples in your hotel, excellent location, breakfast with good service, bar with good drinks and friendly staff and the tour with the Bentley was a beautifull way the end the stay!

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited Cambridge for a symposium at Univ of Cambridge. We had such a wonderful stay in this boutique luxury (reasonably priced) hotel. The hotel and rooms are beautifully/thoughtfully decorated as well as have great amenities (including bicycles, cookies, fine dining restaurant...More

Thank Sean E
Response from EdwardGonville, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sean E, We are delighted to read that you had such high praise for the Team and the Hotel. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and other travelers. We like to think that its the little touches and...More

Reviewed today via mobile

Booked the Gonville for a night away in Cambridge and was not disappointed. Really good location and well presented hotel. Our Superior double was very spacious and smartly decorated. The items provided in the room are plentiful and nice quality. Breakfast was very tasty. Really...More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed today

What a fabulous stay we had at the Gonville Hotel. Room was roomy and spotlessly clean. We ate at Cotto on the Friday night and the food was superb. Excellent service too. The Bentley drive with Elliott on Saturday was delightful and he took many...More

Thank Resort616643
Reviewed yesterday

Excellent service, beautiful, clean, quiet room. Although we didn't use the services, there's also a spa on the premises as well as a beautiful outdoor area. We had tea in the evening and it was delightful. Breakfast is also available.

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Description
Family owned and run 4 star 92 bedroom hotel, with recently refurbished public areas and rooms, including the newly added "Feature Bedrooms" and "Gresham House Wellness" treatment rooms. The Gonville also offers More complimentary tours of the City in a classic Bentley and complimentary bike hire if you fancy getting around under your own steam. The bedrooms include a Virtual concierge system via Apple iPads that allow you to make service requests easily by the touch of a button along with free Fibre Optic high speed Wifi throughout. The Gonville also has on site car parking for residents at a fee and spaces can be reserved in advance for ease. Located in central Cambridge overlooking the famous Parker's Piece, a 25 acre open park near to the rail and coach stations. Ideal for visiting the many Historic University buildings and close to the main shopping areas. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Luxury
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Onsen
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
USD 176 - USD 273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cambridge Best Western
,
Best Western Cambridge
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
92
Price range
USD 176 - USD 273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cambridge Best Western
,
Best Western Cambridge
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
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Traveller (301)
Room & Suite (207)
Dining (73)
Amenities (6)
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Li W
2 May 2018|
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Response from Edward A | Property representative |
Hi, Please get in touch with us directly on 01223 366611 and we will be happy to look at some dates and times with you that fit around your visit.
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Li W
2 May 2018|
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Response from Edward A | Property representative |
Hi, Please get in touch with us directly at the Hotel with your booking dates and we will check availability for you. If you are staying for more than one day, we can certainly look at a range of suitable times for you.
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Grace H
4 February 2018|
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Response from Edward A | Property representative |
The Gonville welcomes all travelers but we do require anyone staying in our rooms alone to be at least 18 years old. If under 18's are travelling with parents or guardians, then we can arrange inter-connecting rooms for... More
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Room Tips
"A superior double room would be suitable for most visits as they are well designed."
kennethh708
1 week ago
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"we were at the front of the hotel, right above the lobby and didnt hear a sound from outside"
nicolahH1446MX
2 weeks ago
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"Our rooms were in the front of the hotel with great views."
m1m1
4 weeks ago
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"choose a feature room as they re in they re own seperate roman villa!"
hayleycoombs
4 weeks ago
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