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suffolk
1 review
Reviewed 22 March 2008

Thoroughly enjoyed my 3 week stay at this guest house whilst i was on a 3 week programe at addenbrookes hospital. Rooms were very clean and comfortable and breakfast was excellent. Would highly recommend this guest house to anyone staying in the cambridge area.

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Spain
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Reviewed 16 September 2007

What a great overall experience. The room we stayed in (number 2) was spacious and comparable to a hotel room, the bathroom was also spacious, clean and modern. But the real gem of this place is the hospitality. The owners were amazingly, almost beyond belief nice and responsive and thus the service was impeccable for any requests we had. Breakfast... More 

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Derbyshire
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Reviewed 22 July 2007

We stayed at the Carolina for three nights in June 2007. The Good:- Reasonable size room Free parking Close to the Bus Stop ( right outside ) Decent breakfast Nice garden Friendly host The not so good:- Bathroom not very private & featuring a chemical toilet Quite a long walk from the centre ( 30 mins ) so you need... More 

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Seattle
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Reviewed 25 June 2007

We found the Carolina through the Tourist Info office, and arrived, after staying in a very bare-bones place in Oxford, to find the Carolina a very different budget experience. Our hosts were very welcoming, our room pleasantly laid out, relatively spacious, and immaculately clean. The bedding was nice (and I'm a bit of a bed snob, having worked in linens... More 

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Suffolk
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Reviewed 29 May 2007

I stayed at the Carolina whilst on a three week course at Addenbrooke's Hospital in May 2007 and could not fault it. My room was lovely with new fittings and very clean. The en-suite shower room was really modern and bright and the shower powerful. It was very useful for me to have the wireless access as I had my... More 

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Cambridge
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Reviewed 20 March 2007

Carolina House is a friendly and quiet place. We spent 3 days and we really appreciated everything. The rooms were charming, well decorated and really clean. There was thea and milk in tne room but honestly it is not the most important thing we have look at. The Guest House is 5-10 min from cambridge centre by car, we had... More 

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chicago
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Reviewed 19 November 2006

I loved my stay at the Carolina Guest House. Stayed Nov 16 & 17th.The owner was extremely friendly and helpful. I arrived in the am but got so busy with business that I checked in after 10pm and he was delighted that I chose Carolina. The service and breakfast was excellent. The owner was very helpful in giving directions and... More 

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2 Thank hotgiraff12
Singapore
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Reviewed 14 November 2006

My family and I stayed at the Carolina Guest House for 5 nights in Oct 2006. It was a very clean and friendly place. Mr Amabile was very friendly and looked after us very well. We had the best cooked English Breakfast of all the B & Bs that we have stayed so far in UK. We have enjoyed ourselves... More 

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aversa, Italy
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Reviewed 17 September 2006

My partner and I arrived in this lovely city one sticky afternoon. Once at Carolina we were welcomed by Mr & Mrs Amabile( even their surname has a meaning) with a cold drink in a lovely cool dining room ( very appreciated was the ceiling fan). Even the room was cool, the curtain were drawn to block the heat. the... More 

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Firenze, Italia
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Reviewed 3 June 2006

We ( two couples) spent 3 weeks in Cambridge during the Easter holiday. We have booked two rooms at Carolina guest house. On arrival we were welcomed by Mr & Mrs Amabile. Mr Amabile took our bags to our rooms, while mrs Amabile made a lovely cup of expresso for us. Our rooms were impeccable, spacious and very clean. We... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family run guest house.Contemporary style rooms with flat screeen tv, free WI FI, basic and en suite rooms.Self check in procedure for late evening/early morning arrivals. Buffet breakfast for early departures. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carolina Guest House

Address: 138 Perne Road, Cambridge CB1 3NX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: $122 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carolina Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Access to well maintained rear garden for families / hotel guests.”
 of 5 bubbles KevinF688, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't go until renovations have been completed - noisy! Have to eat in room.”
 of 5 bubbles 196jaynem, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The front room upstairs is very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles LibbieG, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Nice quite area”
 of 5 bubbles Joe.taz, 26 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Quietest rooms are at the back! Busy main road at the front.”
 of 5 bubbles davidcowell2015, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
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