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Hamden Guest House

89 High Street, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge CB1 9LU, England
Hamden Guest House
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kerry
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this guest house for three nights while visiting Cambridge. We arrived after 9pm and were met by a friendly gentleman who took our details and showed us to our room. The room was at the back of the house, overlooking a lovely garden. The room was clean and had tea/coffee making facilities as well as a small fridge, which... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We have stayed here several times now to visit family in Cambridge. Rooms are comfortably sized and spotless. Owners are welcoming without being intrusive. Parking is easy - off-street and ample. Area is quiet but within easy reach of city centre. Nice garden. Breakfast freshly prepared and very nicely done. Overall, simple but excellent.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Don and his wife,are a very nice ,easy going and sociable couple,who own this guest house. We were planning to stay for two nights,but stayed for three. We were kindly given a family room for the price of a double room. The rooms are big,very clean,comfortable,quiet and have all that you need.ample car parking ,with Ctv cameras. Breakfast was delicious!,🍳☕️🍌🍞... More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here due to close location for Cambridge Folk Festival and what a great B&B. super friendly staff great size room great breakfasts what more could I want. Recommend this B&B and I will be back next year Don!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Another wonderful stay at this Guest House. Very clean, comfortable, & friendly. Rooms facing the garden are the best. Quick & frequent bus service to the town centre. Will definitely stay here again when next visiting Cambridge.

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Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Very friendly guest house which is biker friendly, provided a nice flat area that was secure to park motorbikes. Rooms cleand and spacious with lovely view over garden. Breakfast super. Very handy for visiting Cambridge. There is a great steak house just down the road for evening meals We stayed for 3 nights for the Duxford Flying Legends show and... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and couldn't have been more satisfied. The Guest House is situated in a regular 'bus sevrice into Cambridge some 2.5 miles away and there are ample places to eat and shop locally. The room was spacious and provided every facility one could hope for, including a small 'fridge and ample storage... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I suffer from eczema and was told that I could not stay at Hamden Guest House in future as it dirtied the sheets. I have never heard such complete nonsense in all my life. Appalled. Totally disgusted. Discriminating against a customer on health grounds. Disgraceful behaviour. This is a great shame as the B&B is clean and tidy if a... More 

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We stayed at this guest house one night while we visited out daughter who's studying at Cambridge uni. We arrived by bus #1 which was literally door-to-door from the railway station. The room was spacious, spotlessly clean and had plenty of storage space. It was a little utilitarian-looking but nevertheless perfectly pleasant, and the en-suite, although perhaps slightly cramped was... More 

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Leeds, UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Was visiting friends in the area and a quick Google search turned up this guest house. If you are coming into Cambridge via train, there is a bus that goes from the train station which literally stops outside the guest house. Room was spacious, bed comfortable and the hosts were friendly. Breakfast was tasty in the morning - choice of... More 

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