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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Gonville Hotel

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Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I will be honest, I expected a mediocre hotel with basic rooms and average food..... We got an above average hotel, exceptional service and staff, a comfy bed, with an array of pillows. We also had a room overlooking the park. We only ate breakfast and lunch as we had a dinner reservation elsewhere. The only downside was our IPad... More 

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Hitchin
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I booked this for a three day visit to Cambridge with a group of 16 friends. Charlotte, who handled the booking was most helpful and efficient, both in showing us the hotel, explaining the procedure for a group reservation and dealing with the subsequent booking. Pros: excellent location: overlooking Parker's Piece, under 10 mins walk to the Grand Arcade, a... More 

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manchester
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely overnight stay at The Gonville Hotel. The reception staff were friendly and very helpful and couldn't do enough for you. The house keepers on the corridor were also very pleasant and friendly. The hotel is in an ideal position. We travelled by train and the station is easily accessible and not far away. We were in... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had booked this hotel last minute for a short break in Cambridge. Hotel has a boutique feel, beautifully furnished, fabulous breakfast and great service. We got a very good deal considering we had a family room and breakfast included. Highly recommended!

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King's Lynn
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8 reviews 8 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked The Gonville as we were in town for a concert at The Corn Exchange, which is about a 10 minute walk away. The fact it had a good sized car park was also a major factor. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome, and nothing was too much trouble. Reception staff were very... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a lovely hotel overlooking Parkers Piece but set back from the road. A very easy walk into the centre of Cambridge. Staff were very helpful and friendly, the room was stylish though we both hated the overhead shower head. Breakfast very good and a reasonable price if you pay the inclusive price. The added bonus is plenty of... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely hotel within an easy walk of Cambridge University and the surrounding sites. Hotel staff were amazing and so helpful. We were there 4 nights and they knew our names by the second day. Breakfast was very good and choices ample. Restaurant for dinner was also nice, but there are so many restaurants within walking distance, we only ate... More 

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived we were treated superbly by the staff. There is ample parking, but if you dont know where the hotel is it comes up fast on you - even with satnav. Hotel is really clean, rooms well serviced, the staff seemed really happy and friendly. Walked all around town, restaurants, pubs shops all a few minutes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
44 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were having a 10 years reunion and this was a great place to base out of, very quiet yet right in the centre of things. The building is setback from the street and the park beyond so it is not noisy although there is lots of traffic. Rooms are nicely refurbished and stylishly decorated. Staff is friendly and helpful.... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night for a weekend in Cambridge. Visiting all the tourist sites, good location for the shops, botanical gardens etc, and we was allowed to park before checking in, which made everything easier. The room was large and had a nice view over the park, I would of liked to been able to open the balcony doors... More 

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