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Fairways Guest House

143 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7BX, England
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Ranked #58 of 116 Cambridge B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We chose Fairways Guest House to stay in Cambridge because breakfast is not included, which meant that we did not eat a high calorie "Full English" meal at the start of the day just because it was on the offering. The guest house is very reasonably priced. Our room was very comfortable with an en suite, a good size and... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night, while spending 2 days in Cambridge. Ample parking, room was very good, Freeview, DVD, Tea/Coffee. Breakfast not available, but Shops and Cafe, within 5mins Ideally Located, Town Centre 1.5km, Railway Stn 1km. Bus Stop outside

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

I have stayed at Fairways a few times on my visits to Cambridge and would defiantly stay again, they have up dated the rooms since i first went there and they now have a more airy feeling. The breakfast is very nice and there is quite a lot of choice, The staff are friendly and helpful and my room was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

My first impression of fairways was one of "it looks nothing like the photo's". There was a funny smell, of a smell covering a smell. My single room was tiny, and the decoration was unimaginative. Brown bed cover, brown curtains, and grey carpet. The carpet extended into the bathroom. Which I felt was odd. Tiles would have looked cleaner, and... More

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St Albans
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76 reviews 76 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Hotel was clean and comfortable with good secure parking. Owners were welcoming but not over enthusaistic. Breakfast was good but the dining room is like a time warp, in truth the whole place could do with a bit of a makeover, but it's fine for a one night stop.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012 via mobile

We chose this B&B out of many that were available in the area, based on good reviews we'd read online. When we arrived at 6pm the landlady wasn't very welcoming (Not even a "hello") & there was an over-powering smell of cooking. We were asked for payment immediately, we weren't shown to our room just told we were in room... More

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wigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Friendly staff. with excellent secured parking. Within easy distance of town centre. Lovely breakfast Would recommend to anybody

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Surrey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2011

Friendly proprietors and good parking. Unusual in that full payment is required on arrival. Room would be OK for price but my single bed sloped sideways and the shower hose needed replacing: it kept kinking so that the water flow stopped - it took forever to have a shower. There was nowhere in the cramped shower cublcle to rest soap... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2011

Small friendly guest house (bed & breakfast only) with parking in quiet area with easy 10 minute access to Addenbrooke's Hospital or Cambridge city centre. Mike and Tracey lovely people who will help you with ANYTHING! Great breakfast, spotless rooms with comfy beds & good showers. Local convenience shops nearby and couple of minutes walk to buses (get a bus... More

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colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

First impressions were not great, but once we were in our room we were pleasantly surprised. We stayed in a family room, it was tight, but fine. The room was clean and cleaned nicely daily even though it was tight. The bathroom was small and just ok, but really it had all we needed - just nothing fancy. Breakfast was... More

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Additional Information about Fairways Guest House

Address: 143 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7BX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #58 of 116 B&Bs / Inns in Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our bed & breakfast is a 15-20 minute walk to town but only 3 min to Cambridge Leisure park. We offer clean rooms, value for money, excellent breakfast and plenty of it. We have a large on-site car park and free wireless internet, Three Star AA Rated. ... more   less 

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