Gonville Hotel - Cambridge (Cambridgeshire)

Gonville Hotel - Cambridge (Cambridgeshire)

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Gonville Hotel - Cambridge (Cambridgeshire)

The 4-star Gonville Hotel Cambridge offers 85 rooms with proximity to River Cam, which is at a 2.1 km distance from the property. There's also a convenience of private parking on site.


The roomy park "Jesus Green" is located around 20 minutes' walk away, and the Renowned Kettle's Yard Contemporary Art Gallery is nearly a 25-minute walk from the hotel. The area includes such religious sights as King's College Chapel (1.4 km) and the late-15th-century Great St Mary's Church (1.2 km). The Polar Museum and Parker's Piece are set in the neighbourhood of this Cambridge hotel.

Parkside s bus station is less than 5 minutes' walk from Gonville Hotel, while the Covered arch Bridge of Sighs is about 25 minutes' walk away.

Eat & Drink

The property has an à la carte Terrace restaurant that serves European dishes. You can try British cuisine in a bar which is located very close by.

You can start your day with a full breakfast, which costs GBP 12.95 per person per day. 

Leisure & Business

A day of pampering can include body scrub, pedicure and manicure, as well as visiting a wellness area.

Good to know
from 15:00-23:59
until 11 am
Private parking is possible on site at GBP 26 per day.
Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.
Other information
You can start your day with a full breakfast, which costs GBP 12.95 per person per day. 
Children & extra beds
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets are allowed on request.
The personnel at the hotel speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Greek.
Number of rooms:85
Former name
Best Western

Rooms and availability

Classic Double Room
  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Shower
  • Heating
Classic Twin Room
  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds
  • Shower
  • Heating
Classic Twin Room Bath
  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
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Main facilities


GBP 26 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area


Welcome drink

Picnic area/ Tables

Spa and relaxation



Body wraps

Body scrub


Flat-screen TV

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling


  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Welcome drink


  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables


  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying


  • Board games
  • Children's menu

Facilities for people with disabilities

  • Toilet for disabled
  • Bathroom for disabled

Spa & Leisure

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing
  • Body scrub
  • Treatment room
  • Body wraps
  • Back massage
  • Head massage
  • Full body massage
  • Foot massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities


  • Free toiletries


  • Electric kettle


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Essential information about Gonville Hotel

💵 Lowest room price 155 £
📏 Distance to centre 500 m
🗺️ Location rating 8.2
✈️ Distance to airport 4.1 km
🧳 Nearest airport Cambridge, CBG


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Gonville Place, Cambridge (Cambridgeshire), United Kingdom, CB1 1LY
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Gonville Place, Cambridge (Cambridgeshire), United Kingdom, CB1 1LY
  • City landmarks
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • Hotels nearby
Parker's Piece
310 m
Our Lady and the English Martyrs Church
180 m
The Polar Museum
360 m
The Oak Bistro
160 m
The Old Bicycle Shop
180 m
Yim Wah Express
150 m
Little Seoul
170 m
The House, Authentic Thai Cuisine
170 m
220 m
The Grain & Hop Store
190 m
Seafood Shake
260 m
290 m

Reviews of Gonville Hotel

8.8 /10
Great947 reviews
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  • Nice

    Modern and luxurious hotel in a stunning position to restaurants or attractions. Top-class beautifully maintained room with very comfortable mattress and pillows. The terrace restaurant for dinner.

    Not so great views.

    Horace United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    I recently stayed at this luxurious hotel and was impressed by the exceptional location, friendly and attentive staff, and top-notch amenities. The hotel was within walking distance of many great shops and restaurants, making it easy to explore the area. The service...  

    Bernard United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    Lovely amenities, brilliant setting.

    Stylish and luxurious room with a safe, central heating and an iron.

    Steve United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    Peaceful small hotel with extremely friendly staff members from check-in to the turn-down service. Generous-sized room, lovely view over the park. Great and lovely location not far from the center of Cambridge. Large and generous continental...  

    Peter United Kingdom, 
  • Great

    The room was beautifully decorated and attractive with great amenities such as coffee, a walk-in shower, and comfortable bedding, and the location was conveniently close to Cambridge and the town center....  

    Jamie United Kingdom, 
  • Guest rating

    Good modern unit with an electric kettle and refrigerators.

    Beds were very lumpy.

    Edward United Kingdom, 
  • Great

    Stylish and perfect room with multi-channel TV, a seating area and a writing desk for a very good stay. A special thanks to professional and attentive staff.

    Natasha United Kingdom, 
  • Great

    The room was spacious, well-furnished, and quiet. Great closet space and coat rack. Easy access to M11. Short walking distance to restaurants and sightseeing. Friendly staff. Special birthday surprise with room upgrade and complimentary prosecco. Excellent room and lovely view. Good location between train station and city center.

    Can't fault the property.

    Michael United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    This property is in a convenient and ideal location, just off the Wren library at Trinity, town/colleges, and many lovely restaurants and the old colleges and churches. The hotel's staff are highly skilled.

    Paul United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    So wonderful to be in the centre of Cambridge, marvellous and lovely position.

    Simon United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    Nothing too much trouble, a very lovely experience, would stay here again. Overall it is a simply stunning and special hotel and we loved the stay, the location was stunning very close to the city centre. The staff are attentive and pleasant, offer great services.

    Thomas United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    When I am in Cambridge, I like staying here. The location is marvellous, 10 minutes' walk to Parker's Piece. What is more, it's close to the city centre.

    Lewis United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    Lovely food in the bar for nice hot and large breakfast with the wifi. The most important - great location to all the main sites of Cambridge had photos taken.

    Sam United Kingdom, 
  • Very good

    Beautifully kept and nicely presented place. Very professional staff from check in to the turn down service. Easy and handy setting in a very pleasant area. Close to the garden in a separate building. Convenient location in Cambridge for over 15 years. Good restaurants and a movie theatre nearby. Easy walking distance to the various colleges. Good food in the gourmet restaurant in the vicinity.

    Alex United Kingdom, 
  • Perfect

    The location was good and perfect for walking around Cambridge University Botanic Garden. The staff was willing to help, arranged a few things for us. The restaurant here was particularly good for dinner, we both ordered delicious dishes.

    Charles United Kingdom, 

FAQ about Gonville Hotel

What is the distance from the 4-star The Gonville Hotel to Cambridge city centre?
Cambridge city centre is reachable within a 10-minute walk from the 4-star The Gonville Hotel.
Which attractions can we visit during our stay in the Gonville?
You can always visit one of the highly rated landmarks, Sheeps Green Lammas Land, placed 1.3 km away from the Gonville. Other sights that are worth your while are the University - run Kettle's Yard Art Gallery (1.9 km) as well as University Museum Of Zoology (0.9 km).
Can we park our car at The Gonville Hotel Cambridge?
Yes, guests of The Gonville Hotel Cambridge can leave their car in a car park on site.
Can I eat breakfast at the pleasant 4-star The Gonville Hotel?
Yes, guests can enjoy English breakfast provided by the pleasant 4-star The Gonville Hotel.
What is check-in and check-out time at the hotel?
Guests of the hotel can check in from 15:00 to 23:59 and check out from 11:00.
Which facilities are offered in the rooms of this pleasant hotel?
Most rooms of this pleasant hotel include an adjoining terrace and a sitting area as well as an iPad and WiFi.
Does the staff at the 4-star The Gonville Hotel Cambridge speak any foreign languages?
Yes, the staff of the 4-star The Gonville Hotel Cambridge will help you in Greek, Polish, Hungarian, Czech and Italian.
Are there any business facilities featured at the 4-star Gonville?
Yes, for business travellers the 4-star Gonville provides a desk and a photocopier.
Does the 4-star The Gonville Hotel offer rental services?
At the 4-star The Gonville Hotel guests can rent bicycles.
Which facilities are provided in the Cambridge hotel?
Top locations of the Cambridge hotel include luggage storage and a restaurant, whereas guests' safety will be ensured with a safe deposit box and fire extinguishers.
Is there a bar at the 4-star The Gonville Hotel?
Guests of the 4-star The Gonville Hotel are welcome to relax at the onsite snack bar.

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