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Harry's Bed and Breakfast

39 Milton Rd., Cambridge CB4 1XA, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a one night stopover in the family room which is a large converted loft space. The b&b is in a good location - a five minute walk into the centre of Cambridge and Jesus College. As we had already arranged to go to Bill's for breakfast we didn't require that. Harry's is a decent enough place and the... More 

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Christopher M, Owner at Harry's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It would be a very positive thing if people who write not so good reviews actually told the truthand didn't totally distort the facts to justify their minor irritations. This customer did not make any request for the bed configuration . This is easily done on the booking form. There was no TV signal because the aerial lead supplying his... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just moved to Cambridge for a new job and whilst looking for my own place, I stayed for two weeks at this excellent, friendly B&B. My room was very clean, comfortable and the service was excellent. The breakfast was also great! It is also a short walk into the city. Thanks Chris & Dusa for being so accommodating... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We arrived at 9.00 pm and received a friendly greeting. They were happy to switch on the heating, even though it was late, and our room became warm rapidly and stayed that way all night. Great night's sleep - quiet room, excellent large bed, high standard shower in morning. Harry generously allowed us to keep the car in the front... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Harry's B&B was brilliant! Spotless clean large rooms, great toilet facilities in addition to excellent breakfast & hosts that can only be described as top notch. Hilton Milton Keynes had double booked our room & closest option was Harry's in Cambridge, taxi paid for by hilton & will be sure to book Harry's next time! Don't ever book Hilton Milton... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Spent a very relaxing night at this friendly Bed & Breakfast, my wife and i are usually Bed & Breakfast people preferring a hotel, however we decided to book a one night stay at harry's B&B so that we could spen a day sight seeing in Cambridge before moving on the following day to the Duxford Airshow. Although boo in... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Thanks to Chris for a nice stay in Cambridge which we booked the night before from York. Harry's B&B is a short walk to the Cam river and 10-15 mins walk to the colleges along the river paths and boardwalk. There are also some very good gastro pubs closeby like the Old Spring which is only 5 minutes walk. Breakfast... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Quick service, delicious fish cakes and a warm friendly welcome! Working in a busy, hot restaurant must have been very hard on the staff yesterday but if it was they didn't show it. My waitress was a friendly young lady (Beth) and was knowledgable with the menu . Food arrived quickly and I'd particulary recommend the fish cakes. Very enjoyable... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I have been in Cambridge for a conference and I stayed there for three days. Very nice owners and helpful. I felt I am home by their natural way of welcoming people. The breakfast is so tasty and the coffee as well. The room was clean and comfortable. The hotel is also well located, walking distance from the city center.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

clean rooms good English breakfast .i but little things would have helped at Harry's bnb. We were originally going to stay 4 nights and then made it one so I don't know if this had a part to play but the ground floor room they had assigned us was now a 1st floor room. Chris just watched my husband carry... More 

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Christopher M, Owner at Harry's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

The people who complain like this are just so petty and simple. I don't carry peoples bags up one flight of stairs because I have a back problem. Who do they think they are Carry your own bags you certainly looked capable to me. So the local restaurants were closed at 10pm. Oh dear what a tragedy, I suppose I... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Very helpful owners, simple but tasteful breakfast. Clean and comfortable. Good stay. Street noise was little disturbing, but compensated by proximity to city center and universities. Recommended for short stay.

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Address: 39 Milton Rd., Cambridge CB4 1XA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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