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Cambridge has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Church of St Mary the Great and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, this destination is home to The Backs and Fellows Garden, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
If you're searching for affordable places to stay in Cambridge, the 23 budget accommodation options in the area give you plenty to choose from. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have positive reviews from bargain-minded travellers:
Holiday Inn Express Cambridge - 3-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and central location.
YHA Cambridge - Hostel - Customers like this hostel for its spacious rooms. It offers free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar.
Acorn Guest House - At this guesthouse, you can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking. Reviews mention the good location and spacious rooms.
Rectory Farm - 3-star guesthouse. You'll find free WiFi, an outdoor pool and a bar at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and comfortable rooms.
Holiday Inn Cambridge - Customers like this hotel for its convenient parking and comfortable rooms. It offers free WiFi, free parking and an indoor pool.
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Cambridge draws tourists with its beautiful gardens and museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Church of St Mary the Great and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Take in the local culture at Cambridge Corn Exchange and Cambridge Arts Theatre, or enjoy the area's natural beauty at The Backs.Travellers also like Cambridge for its:
The closest airport is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city centre in Cambridge (CBG). However, if that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to London (STN-Stansted), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away. If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Cambridge Station, Cambridge North Station or Shelford Station.
Based on reviews, Fenners Hotel is a popular 2-star hotel for our travellers in search of a less expensive place to stay and offers free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Hilton Cambridge City Centre and Shelford Lodge.
Travellers to Cambridge give high marks for the college vibe, riverfront, and beautiful gardens. This walkable city also attracts tourists with its museums and art. Top sights in the city include Church of St Mary the Great, Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, and Cambridge Corn Exchange. In Cambridge, there are 335 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.
Lynwood House is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other top choices based on reviews include Autumn House B&B and The Old School House Rooms.
Cambridge City Centre is a top neighbourhood that travellers like for its gardens and riverfront.
You'll find 19 hotels and other accommodation in this neighbourhood to choose from for your stay. Based on Expedia customer reviews, University Arms, Autograph Collection is the highest ranked property in Cambridge City Centre. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It's located steps from Parker's Piece. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include Hilton Cambridge City Centre and Christs College Cambridge.
The city is well known for its museums and art, and cultural venues include Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, Cambridge Corn Exchange, and Imperial War Museum Duxford. The city is notable for landmarks like Church of St Mary the Great, King's College Chapel, and Bridge of Sighs. The riverfront and gardens highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Parker's Piece, The Backs, and Jesus Green.