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    The Gonville Hotel

    Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1LY, England
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    • Excellent51%
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    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    We had a fantastic with at the Gonville. In particular, the relationships created and service delivered by Liam Cook, Abraham and Tim (the night manager) was amazing. Anyone visiting should keep a look out for them. They'll make your trip. We'll be returning again because...More

    Thank Matthew C
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear Matthew C, Thank you so much for your great review, we are delighted that you had a great stay with us and found the team to be excellent. Please know that I will be passing on your comments and thanks to Liam, Abraham and...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    We needed a central Cambridge hotel that would allow our dog to stay, too. The Gonville Hotel came up trumps. Our cocker spaniel was warmly welcomed and we were delighted to find a complimentary gift box of luxury brand dog biscuits awaiting her on arrival.We...More

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    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear Eileen-Leila, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review following your recent stay. We are so pleased that your cocker spaniel enjoyed her stay too and in particularly the doggy welcome pack with gourmet food. We always welcome well behaved...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    The location is excellent situated for the colleges and the city centre. The rooms are extremely spacious, with lovely decoration. The restaurant food is of a high standard , but also reasonably priced and the staff always deliver a first class service. I have nothing...More

    Thank Neil H
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear Neil H, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review following your recent stay with us. We are delighted to learn that you had a wonderful stay with us and found the hotel well located for exploring the beautiful sites...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    This hotel is a comfortable hotel located across from the busy green. The staff is very kind and more than willing to offer local pubs and dinnerhouses to go to . The rooms are equipped with an IPAD for easy internet usage - WIFI included....More

    Thank gardenerparadise
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear gardenerparadise, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review we are so pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found everything you needed to make a perfect stay. Please know that I will be passing on your...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2016

    We had a small wedding reception for 9 here in September, and our guests stayed in the hotel to do some sightseeing in Cambridge beforehand. The hotel was very accommodating with several changes to the numbers/dates of rooms needed during our planning. The rooms themselves...More

    Thank s-rose84
    Response from Christopher O, General Manager at The Gonville HotelResponded 13 October 2016

    Dear s-rose84, Thank you so much for your recent review, we are delighted that you had a great stay with us and that we were able to be part of your special celebrations. Please note that I will be passing on your thanks to Joaquin...More

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    • US$173 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Business Hotel in Cambridge
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
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