Overview

The Varsity Hotel & Spa
Top Business Hotel

Thompson's Lane (Off Bridge Street), Cambridge, CB5 8AQ, United Kingdom
+44 122 330 6030

AED 681+

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 1,278 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 8.9
  • 6.7
  • 5.4

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Awesome terrace
  • Great view

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    About

    Just 3.7 mi (6 km) from the airport, The Varsity Hotel & Spa features a rooftop terrace and puts you within a 10-minute drive of University of Cambridge and Jesus College. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or body scrubs, and The River Bar and Grill serves breakfast and dinner. A bar/lounge and a health club are other highlights, and rooms at this luxurious hotel offer up nice touches like Select Comfort beds with premium linens.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 1,278 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
      9.5 "95% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 8.1 "Bar is amazing."
      10.0 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 100%."
    • 7.8 "Tasty food."
      8.6 "Beef and steak dishes were excellent, according to 86%."
      8.2 "Yummy desserts, said 82%."
      8.8 "88% loved the dining experience."
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 5.4 "Average amenities."
      5.5 "55% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.9 "69% said the architecture was not spectacular."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the facilities were new enough."
      6.3 "63% found the grounds not bad."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
      1.5 "The price was too high for 85%."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,009 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.0 "70% said the reception staff was great."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
      9.6 "96% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      9.2 "92% thought the view was good."
      8.3 "83% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.2 "Vibe was decent."
      6.5 "Only 65% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 5.7 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.3 "63% found the grounds not bad."
      6.5 "65% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
    • 3.6 "Value below average."
      0.9 "The price was too high for 91%."
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    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 127 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.1 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      8.6 "86% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.2 "92% thought the view was good."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.8 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.7 "Average amenities."
      5.8 "58% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 3.2 "Terrible value."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 140 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.2 "Nice rooms."
      9.3 "93% thought the view was good."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.6 "76% said rooms were clean."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
      6.7 "Only 67% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.1 "Average amenities."
      5.2 "52% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
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    Hotel type
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Awesome terrace"
    "Great view"
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