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The Gonville Hotel

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An hotel in an older style building, tastefully renovated to a contemporary standard. Very pleasant reception desk staff were very welcoming of our dog, even though the consequence of this meant that we were given a ground floor front facing room overlooking the car park. Nonetheless the air conditioned room itself was spacious and well appointed with large bathroom, flat... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a lovely place to have an intimate birthday celebration. We went there to enjoy the ambience of this lovely old building and weren't disappointed. Such a congenial space with really attentive waiting staff. Abraham Miranda was particularly helpful and absolutely made the evening a great success.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Gonville Hotel is perfectly located in the centre of Cambridge within easy walk of great restaurants and a city which is full of character. Abraham Miranda was extremely attentive and went out of his way to make my stay perfect - he knew exactly what my breakfast order was and it would arrive in rapid time, he took the... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there on one of the hottest days of the year and the room aircon was a blessing. Ideal location for city centre 10-15 mins walk with ample free parking. Friendly and helpful staff. Would certainly go back if we visit Cambridge again.

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Scituate, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family was in town from the USA for my sons wedding. Many of us stayed at the hotel. It was also the site of the wedding dinner. I was busy planning events and the hotel staff was extremely helpful. We enjoyed our rooms. The hotel was slow on meeting some needs for the room but overall I can't complain.... More 

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Somerset UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I would recommend this hotel if you want easy access on foot to the city centre and also free parking. Very easy to access and a very relaxed atmosphere. I will definitely be staying there again. The staff are really charming and helpful. The bar is great for meeting friends or just chilling out. I had a lovely meal the... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very friendly staff who accommodated our arrival from a transatlantic flight by getting our room ready and checked in by 1045am. Arranged taxis and car service for us. Ideal location to walk into town centre. Rooms were very comfortable. Loved the S1 Bentley out front too!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed for 2 nights before being moved to another hotel, due to emergency electrical work. They arranged this well and paid the taxi. My room was excellent and the champagne welcome a nice touch. Breakfast provided a wide selection of buffet and cooked to order, but I didn't feel welcome as I asked for a table etc...no smile and... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good location, comfortable beds, modern Bath, cosy atmosphere, free car park, very friendly staff, great breakfast, perfect starting point for any city walk with great dinner locations nearby! Can fully recommend to stay there! For some maybe a bit too far from attractions.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family owned and run 4 star 84 bedroom hotel, with recently refurbished public areas and rooms. Virtual concierge system in all rooms via Apple Ipads make service requests easy by the touch of a button. Free Fibre Optic high speed Wifi throughout and free car parking for residents. Located in central Cambridge overlooking the famous Parker's Peice a 25 acre open park, near to the rail and coach stations. Ideal for visiting the many Historic University buildings and close to the main shopping areas. Such as the Grande Arcade and Grafton Centre.Children welcome from any age. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gonville Hotel

Address: Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS The Gonville Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: $174 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gonville Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Cambridge Best Western
Best Western Cambridge
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Green Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#6 Family Hotel in Cambridge
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