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The Varsity Hotel & Spa

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The Varsity Hotel & Spa is located on the edge of the picturesque River Cam in the heart of Cambridge and just yards from St John's, Trinity and Magdalene College. Ideally situated for punting, shopping, sight-seeing and nightlife, The Varsity hotel guests are truly immersed in the culture and charm of Cambridge life from the moment they arrive. Recharge in the wonderful Elemis spa before soaking up the beautiful skyline with drinks on the hotel's roof terrace,afternoon tea or dinner in the Six Panoramic Bar & Restaurant. Alternatively, guests can indulge in a hearty meal in the River Bar Steakhouse & Grill. Valet parking available from 7 am to 10 pm for hotel's guests.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Breakfast included
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Visited Cambridge for an overnight stay - staff were more than helpful! fantastic - talked us through directions when the Satnav let us down and kept bringing us to a dead end road #annoying! held onto our bags after check out - valet parking was fab! Spa was lovely with hot
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My husband and I stayed at The Varsity for three nights while we visited family in the area. We arrived on a gorgeous day, and got a taxi to the hotel from the train station. If you can walk, try to walk it because the taxi ride was harrowing, to say the least! I learned later
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My wife booked this hotel as part of a surprise weekend getaway. Was concerned about parking given it was in the city, but they hotel has valet parking ... wow. First thing I was impressed with. The lady at the reception was very professional and friendly. The spa access is a
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Situated in the heart of the city, this independent hotel offers good service, delightful rooms, a great restaurant/bar with 360 degree views and an all round excellent experience. Nothing was too much trouble and I heartily recommend to visit.
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Brilliant food (genuinely unforgettable), great service - the waiters are friendly and the atmosphere relaxed. Tony, who served us, was particularly helpful and welcoming. To make the most of the stunning view, if I was to come again I would probably go for lunch. We went for
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Hello Steve, children of 12 years old and above are allowed on the roof terrace. Regards The Varsity Team
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Thanks for your message, the Varsity Hotel is a smoking free building this includes our roof terrace. On the room rate is included Continental buffet breakfast, a’la carte menu is available for cooked items.Thanks
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Dear NorwichBella, thanks for your message, for our hotel guests the entrance to the Spa area (Jacuzzi, Steam and Sauna) and the Gym is free. Valet parking is available at £19.50 per day (up to 5 pm on the day of check out). If you have any other question please do not hesitate to contact us.
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Dear Lianne, thanks for your message at present we do not offer the Vegan option; we do offer gluten free afternoon tea only. I have passed your message to our Chef hoping that this option will be available soon. Kind regards Roberto
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No. Can be done on the spot.
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"We requested a twin room and loved the wet room bathroom!"
"The higher the better the view."
"We just chose standard room as that fit our budget it was still very naive. If you want a bit more then pay more."
"Go for a suite"
"The price for our room went down by 30% in the week of our stay - definitely check this out."
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PRICE RANGE
$173 - $446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandCambridge
NUMBER OF ROOMS
44
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