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Sorrento Hotel

196 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7AN, England
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Ranked #18 of 34 hotels in Cambridge
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Khartoum, Al Khartum, Sudan
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

My visit to Cambridge was for 1 night to compete the formalities of my son entry at Bell English School. The choice of the hotel was merely for its location to the school and the host family. Hotel is clean; room is 16 SQm so it’s pretty big. Over all the hotel is AVERAGE and affordable to stay for 1... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We went last nigth for a birthday. Excellent location. Staff very helpful. The dinner party excellent, also. The breakfast very nice. The room. Small but very clean. My wedding reception was in this hotel and excellent service, every body did good comments.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The Sorrento maybe wasn't what I was expecting. I try and stay in non-chain hotels when possible, and this place feels more like a B&B than a hotel. My room was clean but small with a pretty small bed. The furniture was beautiful, but it felt like I was staying in a boarding house dorm room. The staff were polite,... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Stayed with friends in this hotel last week, just for one night B&B basis. It is a family run property ( Italian) and everybody on staff were extremely friendly. The rooms were very clean and comfortable with good quality bathrooms. Breakfast was excellent, served to your table and the restaurant decor was fabulous. The number 3 bus stops right outside... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

..I think they are embarrassed to do so. Especially at the price. Where shall I start? Well the first room had a broken light and radiator, and so they kindly moved me into the 'honeymoon suite' .... four poster, Jacuzzi, sauna ... but really only a 1970's bedroom 'done posh'. The telephone/alarm clock said it was 2005 (I re-set it... More

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Guadalajara, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Had a wonderful time staying at this hotel, everything was absolutely lovely, the room, the staff at reception were really nice and friendly and the food at the restaurant was extremely delicious!!! Here you can find real Italian food and excellent service!

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

The reception staff were hospitable and friendly. I was reserved a double room downstairs with en suite. The room smelt strongly of mould and damp. After a few minutes I noticed a huge damp patch running up the corner of the room. I asked to be moved and I was without fuss or concern. I think my complaints has been... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Stayed at the Sorrento Hotel for one night when attending an event at The Junction. Very convenient walking distance for this venue. The room was lovely - more like a proper bedroom than a hotel room, the place was clean and the breakfast was great. The staff were friendly and helpful and there's free parking behind the hotel. The hotel... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We were booked into stay at the Sorrento.Upon arrival we noticed a bad smell when we entered.The place is very dated in most parts but to be fair the bathrooms looked quite modern. We were greeted by a friendly receptionist who asked us what time we would be eating as we were booked to have an evening meal. We both... More

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Athens Greece
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We stayed 5 nights with my wife in September, visiting our foreign graduate student son, who is renting an apartment at a walking distance from the Sorrento Hotel. This is the only reason we chose it, although the 125 pound door price is expensive for what they offer. The standard room was small but clean, the family staff polite and... More

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Address: 196 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 7AN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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