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4-star Cambridge hotel walkable to King's College

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Location

Located in the heart of Cambridge, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Pepys Library, King's College, and Cambridge Corn Exchange. University of Cambridge and Parker's Piece are also within 1 mi (2 km). Cambridge Station is 29 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 44 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and tablet computers. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with DVD players, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 7 and GBP 15 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 21.50 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 50.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Only service animals are allowed

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Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 50.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Varsity
  • Varsity Cambridge
  • Varsity Hotel
  • Varsity Hotel Cambridge
  • The Varsity Hotel Cambridge
  • The Varsity Hotel And Spa
  • The Varsity Hotel & Spa Hotel
  • The Varsity Hotel & Spa Cambridge
  • The Varsity Hotel & Spa Hotel Cambridge

Hotel Amenities

Property Features

In addition to a full-service spa, The Varsity Hotel & Spa features a health club and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 614 square feet (57 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Varsity Hotel & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 2010
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Health club
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Conference space size (meters) - 57
  • Spa services on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 614
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 44
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Room Amenities

The Varsity Hotel & Spa offers 44 accommodations with tablet computers and DVD players. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Cambridge hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Individually decorated
  • Free bottled water
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Bathtub or shower
  • In-room safe
  • Local maps
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Guidebooks or recommendations
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free WiFi
  • DVD player
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Tablet computer
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Restaurant dining guide

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

The River Bar and Grill - This steakhouse serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Roof Terrace - Onsite bar.

SIX Bar & Brasserie - This brasserie serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Spa Services

Glassworks & Elemis Spa has 6 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 6
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a sauna, and complimentary bicycles.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby

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