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32 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 3AX, England
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The Waterman
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Ranked #55 of 117 Cambridge B&B and Inns
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  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Quay, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars NEW

Found the whole setup really good and for the money I also found it very good value. Similar to others found the room,bar, food, staff all good. There was a short walk down to the colleges. And slept without disruption in room 3.

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Haverhill, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked last minute for £60 for double with shared bathroom (and toilet), room was clean and airy, very nice decor, we had a room on the main road, but this was not an issue for us. We also ate at the hotel for an evening meal before going out and this was fautless, the landlord and manager were both... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We stayed for a weekend. The bar meals were excellent, definitely a cut above the average pub grub. All the staff were friendly and obliging, there was a good choice of real ales, and a good atmosphere in the bar (more lively than usual on the Friday night, I think, because Cambridge Utd were being shown on the TV playing... More 

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Lyon, France
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6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I still do not understand how this hotel has positive reviews... Anyways, here is my advice to you : Know the location of this hotel : This hotel is at a crossing of red lights. This means that you have two sets of lights on a very busy road. As the buildings in Cambridge have very thin walls, you will... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I found on booking.com and emailed hotel directly. Accomodated us arriving a 2am. Taxi was £7.80 at that time(bargain!) Most comfortable bed ever slept in. Ensuite a bonus if a little chilly. Bottle water and lots of tea and some biscuits. Didnt try breakfast as overslept due to amazing bed. 20min walk to town. £6 taxi back. Would stay again... More 

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Knowle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Only stayed one night but couldn't speak more highly of the friendly staff,cleanliness of lovely room with very comfortable bed and ensuite. Both breakfast and dinner was of exceptional quality and we will definitely go back for a longer stay next time. Lovely 10 minute walk along the river Cam into the centre of beautiful Cambridge. Stan & Marilyn Williams

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

very kind proprietress,helped us cooked food by her own oven,very clean and beautiful room.We couldn't check in due to the early arrive.in the morning, so we left our luggage in the hotel,but when we come back to after visiting, our luggage has.already sent to room.The hotel is near the river and only 15 mints walk to city center. Never regret... More 

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Ireland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Stayed in the Waterman for two nights whilst visiting Cambridge. We booked an ensuite room which turned out to be very small but clean. Tea/coffee and bottled water supplied. We were at the front so it was a bit noisey as the room was so small we needed the window open. Staff very nice and helpful. Its about 10 minutes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Early one saturday morning we decided to visit Cambridge, so I booked a double room with ensuite at the Waterman through LateRooms.com, I paid and received my confirmation 8am that morning. After driving 3hrs we received a call at 12:45pm explaining the room we paid for was already booked and the internet was wrong to show a room available. The... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I booked in at the Waterman on the strength of previous reviews and must admit to being disappointed. The outside is rather tired but the dining area is quite modern and appealing. At first sight the room seemed clean and comfortable. Unfortunately this first impression was spoiled when we went into the bathroom which looked clean and functional but smelled... More 

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Address: 32 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 3AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
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Number of rooms: 4
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