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The Gonville Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free parking”(148 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
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4 Star Hotel
Family owned and run 4 star 92 bedroom hotel, with recently refurbished public areas and rooms, including the newly added "Feature Bedrooms" and "Gresham House Wellness" treatment rooms. The Gonville also offers complimentary tours of the City in a classic Bentley and complimentary bike...
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Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England
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3.7 km to Cambridge Airport
105 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsfree parkingparker's piecewet roomcity centrelovely hotelcar parkexcellent locationwalk in showeron site parkingsuperior roomwithin easy walking distancethe air conditioningvisit cambridgefew minutes walkenjoyable staybreakfast was excellentcomfy bed
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was staying in Cambridge for one night for work and I booked the hotel on the day of the stay without knowing much about it. On arrival I was impressed with the exterior, condition of entrance lobby and the warm welcome I received. In...More

Thank PeterHirst
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hubby booked the room as we were meeting up with family.We don't get away much and had saved up for the trip.We chose it as it was only 10 mins walk from the station.We were terribly disappointed with the room, the noise from the corridor...More

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Response from Edward A, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear 295reethap We are saddened to hear that you left the hotel feeling so negative, especially as we have had no chance to listen to your guest feedback before reading it now. Reading our previous reviews, you will see that your stay experience was somewhat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stayed here one night for our anniversary and we wish we could've stayed longer! In our room we were met with a lovely arrangement of chocolate and fruits to celebrate our anniversary together which was a pleasant surprise. The bedroom and...More

Thank Alex S
Response from Edward A, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hi Alex S We were delighted that you chose to spend your anniversary with us at the Gonville and I am very happy to hear that the little touches made all the difference to you both. It is lovely to read that the staff were...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at the Gonville Hotel for my birthday. We were greeted by smiling faces every time we entered and staff were always happy to help. The room was very spacious with an extremely comfy bed. Breakfast was good but you’d expect...More

Thank lcorbett94
Response from Edward A, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear lcorbett94 Happy Birthday again from all of us at the Gonville. I am delighted to hear that Elliot had such a positive impact on your stay. Elliot loves the City and is always happy to talk about the colleges and rich history that Cambridge...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had two rooms for a one night stay last week. This hotel is in a great location and exceptionally clean but moreover I experienced the best customer service here that I have received in a very long time. All the staff front of house...More

Thank lindalinda31
Response from Edward A, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear lindalinda31, Your review is quite the accolade! Thank you. I know that the Team will be thrilled to read such wonderful comments. Most importantly, we are delighted to know that you are looking forward to a return visit in the future. Don;t be a...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$179 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Green Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Family Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$179 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
#1 Green Hotel in Cambridge
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#5 Family Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Li W
2 May 2018|
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Response from Edward A | Property representative |
Hi, Please get in touch with us directly on 01223 366611 and we will be happy to look at some dates and times with you that fit around your visit.
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Li W
2 May 2018|
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Response from Edward A | Property representative |
Hi, Please get in touch with us directly at the Hotel with your booking dates and we will check availability for you. If you are staying for more than one day, we can certainly look at a range of suitable times for you.
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Grace H
4 February 2018|
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Response from Edward A | Property representative |
The Gonville welcomes all travelers but we do require anyone staying in our rooms alone to be at least 18 years old. If under 18's are travelling with parents or guardians, then we can arrange inter-connecting rooms for... More
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"DONT accept old rooms"
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"Make sure you add to your plan a journey in one of the two Bentleys around Cambridge"
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"Beautiful gardens to relax and enjoy whilst still being a city centre hotel."
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"Aim for a room in Gresham House, room 3 has patio onto its 'own' garden"
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