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    Kirkwood House

    172 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 1DA, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent5%
    • Very good10%
    • Average26%
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    • Terrible49%
    10 May 2017
    “Incredibly helpful staff, very professional.”
    22 Jan 2017
    “Right size”
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 65 reviews

    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    In my dealings of the staff of this hotel, I found them to be very professional and most helpful. They offer very good value rooms. Darren the manager phoned me promptly following a query I made by email. He was absolutely wonderful in meeting my...More

    Thank Rose D
    Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

    All rooms are ensuite, whether single or double. Tea and coffee facility in room. A bit old fashioned but clean and cosy. Darren, the manager, is so kind and really puts his heart in his work. I wasn't sure of my arrival and check in...More

    Thank AGNESE P
    Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

    As a solo traveller i stayed at kirkwood..check in was fast and friendly..i had a single room at the rear of the main house which really suited me...room in perfect condition and tv..kettle..tea making options...the house keeping was super with excellent cleaning and towel change...More

    Thank Bob T
    Response from Kirkwood2014, Owner at Kirkwood HouseResponded 7 October 2016

    Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback and rating. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and in Cambridge, and that everything was to your satisfaction. We look forward to hopefully accommodating you again in the future :)

    Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

    This guesthouse is a very adorable place, I would recommend anyone that wants a confy place to stay for good money. The bedrooms are clean, there is housekeepers every day to make sure all is cleaned, communicating with 15m walking to city centre and people...More

    Thank Jandira T
    Response from Kirkwood2014, Owner at Kirkwood HouseResponded 7 October 2016

    Thank you so very much for your wonderful comments/sentiments and score rating. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your lengthy stay with us, and we sincerely hope to accommodate you and your friends/family again in the future. We hope that your studies in Cambridge...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2016

    I am very rarely scathing about any hotel or Restaurant. I always think I am quite good at choosing an establishment to suit my needs. I had a single roon in which it was not possible to swing a cat and a bathroom where I...More

    Thank r11chard188
    Response from Kirkwood2014, Owner at Kirkwood HouseResponded 7 October 2016

    Thank you very much for your very flattering, positive feedback. I feel I would like to point out one major issue with this review, and that being that I feel it was written purely out of bitterness and sour grapes. I say this because, not...More

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    • US$59 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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