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The Varsity Hotel & Spa

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“roof terrace”(283 reviews)
“valet parking”(235 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
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Reviewed January 3, 2016

We had a good sized room clean and modern, reception staff friendly. The hotel is in a great location for walking around Cambridge - they take your car and park it, which is a boon as parking in Cambridge is difficult at the best of...More

Thank CX07
Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

The hotel was amazing, style, panache, however the main reason I stay at a hotel is a good night sleep. The bed was dismal, my wife and I both woke up with chronic back pain. This was mentioned on check out and I was looked...More

2  Thank AndrewmPalmer2003
Reviewed December 29, 2015

We have just returned from an amazing family break at this fabulous hotel. The staff are all so friendly and really went out of their way to make sure we were comfortable. The hotel and rooms are so stylish. We were really impressed with the...More

3  Thank Shirley N
Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Attracted by the website's promise of a fabulous view from the rooftop bar under blankets and heaters, we chose this hotel. It was disappointing to be told on arrival that the bar was in fact shut during the winter months. The temperature was a mild...More

2  Thank Karen M
Reviewed December 28, 2015

My partner and I really needed rejuvenation and we got over our mid-week break at The Varsity. It has all the ingredients of a great hotel: a central and picturesque location, unobtrusive yet excellent staff, and tons of comfort. I highly recommend the spa (where...More

1  Thank Barclay H
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
$183 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$183 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Absolutist
April 29, 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
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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NorwichBella
April 9, 2018|
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Response from Pintus | Property representative |
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... More
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Lianne T
January 30, 2018|
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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... More
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"high floor for amazing views"
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"views form alot of rooms aren't great."
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"Request high floor and view their rooms are quite large ."
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"If you can afford it, pay the extra for balcony room - absolutely glorious views!!!"
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