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The Lensfield

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   53 Lensfield Rd, Cambridge CB2 1EN, England
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Ranked #18 of 34 Hotels in Cambridge
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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98 reviews 98 reviews
27 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted change from predictability of hotel chains and certainly got a surprise when I booked Lensfield at last minute. My room had everything you would expect but it was dated and quirky. Nowadays a single room usually comes as a twin or double bedroom however, my room at Lensfled was a true single. So small you could not swing... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was delightful. The room I stayed in was just perfect for my needs as a solo traveler. Clean, elegant, classy! And, the breakfast was astounding. I was overwhelmed with the choices and the supurb quality. I've never had cake for breakfast after the eggs, toast, cereal, sausages, fruits, yogurt, and more and more! The day I checked in... More

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 2 nights here. Great breakfast, great bed. Complete, clean room. Very friendly staff. 5 min dtivr to Cambridge airport and 5 min walk to city centre, quiet surrounding. Positive, relaxed atmosphere.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got married on Saturday and had no set plans of our honeymoon, we decided on Cambridge on Sunday and booked the Lensfield Monday morning and arrived in the afternoon. We chose the hotel as it was described as a 'boutique spa hotel.' We arrived a free parking was great. Check in was a surreal experience to say the least.... More

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Ramsgate, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for two nights while exploring Cambridge. The room we were given was very nicely decorated, a bit twee but in a nice way. There was everything we wanted in the room, plenty of space to hang clothes, tea making facilities, a nice bathroom. The hotel only served breakfasts so we had to... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Just returned back from Cambridge. Stayed in the Lensfield Hotel. Excellent service. Rooms updated. Breakfast everything you need and very good service. Excellent location for walking to River and colleges. The Spa is a must to visit. I had one of the best 'Scrubs' ever with all the little things added. If the car park full, they offer you parking... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

* hotel very dated - stayed in 137 and it looked like it hadn't been decorated or updated since 1960s * room 137 up a very steep and in my opinion dangerous flight of stairs - I hurt my shoulder on a bit of random wall that jutted out and husband hit his head on a low ceiling * bathroom... More

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Curitiba, PR
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66 reviews 66 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The hotel room is comfortable and I loved its decoration. The hotel location could not be more perfect: it's close to almost famous attractions in Cambridge. I did not spend a pence with transportations. There are restaurants and pubs nearby as well. The breakfast is perfect! You will, definitely, enjoy your stay there.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Having stayed in several hotels and one very poor B&B in Cambridge, we stayed in the Lensfield for our son's graduation. We were met by a very friendly receptionist who smiled every time we entered or left the hotel. The beds were comfy and more importantly we had a room at the back (no view) but it was lovely and... More

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25 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Becoming regular visitors to this hotel which we now know counts for nothing. A mix up with rooms with no one accepting whose fault it was resulted in us been offered an upgrade for an additional £50 which then increased by another £20 whilst we were deciding!! Inflation! We did not get the best room in the hotel with walls... More

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Address: 53 Lensfield Rd, Cambridge CB2 1EN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lensfield 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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