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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 20, 2014

This is a very pleasantly decorated hotel that's convenient for Cambridge town centre. The room was clean and well-equipped, and we were treated well by the breakfast staff, who looked after us very well. The hotel boasts a new spa and gym. However, the gym consisted of only four cardio machines and we were told that if we wished to...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 10, 2014

11 of us stayed here to clebrate a 50th Birthday. The staff were all very helpful and obliging and as we were checking in early, they made one room available so that we could unload all the luggage and us ladies could then head to the spa and the men to a nearby pub. The spa treatments had been pre-booked...

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1Thank Gerry P
The UK
Reviewed March 30, 2014

rooms like box rooms were dirty and had not been cleaned to a basic standard for months, no working chain on the inside of the door, toilet didn't work properly, staff unfriendly. didn't risk breakfast. glad to leave. definitely NOT worth paying a rip off £72 a night for.

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Paris, France
Reviewed March 30, 2014

I have just noticed that my google review was taken down, so I decided to write one here. Woke up at 12 to realise that the window in my room was jammed open. Since the window was quite old, it took around 20 minutes to close it. The room was freezing. Then of course the radiator in the room did...

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Bromham, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 25, 2014

We stayed on Saturday night at The Lensfield having selected it because of the reviews and car parking. We arrived early to secure one of the limited parking spaces (5) but were unfortunate. The external features and reception area were enticing. We struggled to get into our room as the keys were playing up and needed receptionist help on every...

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1Thank Chipsagain
Chorleywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 18, 2014

We've stayed in several hotels in Cambridge, but always avoided the Lensfield up to now because of its shortage of car parking spaces. But we had no problem and in fact, free hotel parking is pretty hard to come by in the centre of Cambridge anyway. Our hotel room was small but pleasantly quirky and comfortable, and it had everything...

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1Thank Annlaffeaty
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 16, 2014

A drab and soulless hotel. Had a very sleepless night - £72 for a tiny single room. There was absolutely no sound insulation from the room next door - I heard every sneeze and every snore. It was like the person was in the same room! One to avoid in future!

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3Thank R B
Lake District
Reviewed February 9, 2014

I chose this hotel for its location, encouraged by other reviews, and made the booking by phone as it was cheaper. But from the moment I gave my card details, I wondered if I had made the right choice, though by then I was committed to their strange, old-fashioned booking process. My room was far from perfect. The single-glazed window...

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3Thank TrainJourneyer
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 14, 2014

I had an overnight stay with two friends at the Lensfield Hotel in Cambridge, and stayed in their lavish apartments, which were clean and comfortable, decorated to a very high spec. I made full use of the SPA facilities at the hotel, which were comfortable and intimate, and made us feel like we were the only people using it! This...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 12, 2014

Second visit to this hotel having dropped our son off for university. Very clean well presented room . Hotel is in ideal location for pubs/restaurants etc. Excellent breakfast with good choice Booking third visit in April !!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Lensfield

Address: 53 Lensfield Road, Cambridge CB2 1EN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: $121 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lensfield 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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