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    The Gonville Hotel

    Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England
    011 44 1223 320581
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average11%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “free parking” (144 reviews)
    “parker's piece” (77 reviews)
    “wet room” (53 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

    This was our 3rd stay at the Gonville. A very nice hotel with friendly staff. Perfectly situated to walk everywhere once you have arrived in Cambridge. Car Parking on site. Excellent Breakfast again served by very helpful and friendly staff. We now use this as...More

    Thank MRNorthumberland
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded April 25, 2016

    Dear MRNorthumberland Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review, we are delighted that you have found everything about the Gonville Hotel to be “Excellent” following your three visits with us. We are really pleased that we are now your Hotel...More

    Reviewed April 21, 2016

    Stayed for 2 nights. Comfortable. Friendly staff. Close to Cambridge centre (short walk). View of park (Parker's Piece). Quiet. Breakfast had good choice. Did not use the restaurant. Lots of facilities close by. Would use it again. Easy to find for me. Railway station short...More

    Thank midlander462
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded April 22, 2016

    Dear midlander462 Thank you for your recent review, we were delighted to see that you had a great stay with us and found the hotel to be well located and quiet. Please know I will be passing on your comments to the rest of the...More

    Reviewed April 21, 2016

    Lovely hotel and nothing is too much trouble for the excellent staff. As the air conditioning was not working in our room we were offered a free upgrade. We hadn't asked for this but it was much appreciated.More

    Thank Anne H
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded April 22, 2016

    Dear Anne H Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are delighted that we are your hotel of choice in Cambridge and in fact to be The Hotel of Choice in Cambridge is our mission statement! Please accept my apologies for the issue...More

    Reviewed April 20, 2016

    Very comfortable, staff extremely helpful, allowing me to leave luggage first thing before room available. The breakfast was excellent with a choice of freshly cooked options. Very convenient for the station.More

    Thank EeekoFreek
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded April 22, 2016

    Dear EeekoFreek, Thank you for your recent great review, I like your username and very much hope that you had the chance to see the Tesla cars we have outside the hotel which is a very Eco service we provide our guests. I am pleased...More

    Reviewed April 20, 2016

    We stayed at the Gonville Hotel last weekend and have a very nice stay. The public areas and rooms are very well decorated, I assume it has recently been refurbished. We booked a superior double room which was a good size and well equipped, we...More

    Thank Travaway
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded April 22, 2016

    Dear Travaway, Thank you for your recent review, we are so pleased that you liked our recent Hotel refurbishment it has truly transformed the look and feel of the hotel. Please note that I will be passing on your comments with regards to the good...More

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    "Superior was excellent we had 134 which was quiet"
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    "Views at front but quieter at the rear"
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    "We were on the fourth floor , lovely room, excellent hotel"
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