We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hamden Guest House

89 High Street, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge CB1 9LU, England
Hamden Guest House
Write a Review

23 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    13
    6
    3
    0
    1
See reviews for
5
10
2
2
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (23)
  • Mar-May only
    (5)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (10)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (5)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (3)
All months
Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Walsall, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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!,πŸ³β˜•οΈπŸŒπŸž... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Woking, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
29 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Leeds, UK
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kent
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

Easy to find, this guest house is perfectly run. On a bus route, with both bus stops right outside, to centre of the city in 15 mins. You won't want to try to park in Cambridge, we tried and gave up. Take the bus - all day for under Β£4. Room has TV, alarm, fridge and use of ironing facilities.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

1 photo of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question