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Image for Hilton Cambridge City Centre
4 out of 5
Downing Street, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£122/night
22 Aug-23 Aug
4.3/5Excellent! (1,518 reviews)

"everything is perfect except two items: 1. no complimentary water provided in the room 2. extremely noisy in the early morning: noise from water pipe in toilet"…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

Hilton Cambridge City Centre
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4 out of 5
Lakeview Bridge Road, Impington, Cambridge, England
£80/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4/5Very Good! (637 reviews)

"We only stayed one night. Our room was very clean and we had ample space. We had a quiet room which is always a bonus. The only thing worth mentioning is that the sofa bed was very springy, best used for small children not heavier teens. The pool, hot tub, sauna and steam room is was why we booked ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2019

Holiday Inn Cambridge
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3 out of 5
15/17 Coldhams Park, Norman Way, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£82/night
23 Aug-24 Aug
4/5Very Good! (841 reviews)

"Very good check in and service . Bed good ... very clean ... good breakfast but would have liked a little more choice for a meal in the evening . Bit ‘pub food ‘"…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2019

Holiday Inn Express Cambridge
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4 out of 5
Maris Lane, Trumpington, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£90/night
1 Sep-2 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (251 reviews)

"All the period features. Breakfast was awesome and self serve."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2019

Anstey Hall
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4 out of 5
High Street, Boxworth, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£99/night
20 Aug-21 Aug
4.4/5Excellent! (208 reviews)

"It was great to have sheets and blanket.room was clean and the whole place smelt clean"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul 2019

The Golden Ball Hotel
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3.5 out of 5
Extra Services A14M11 Boxworth, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£55/night
30 Aug-31 Aug
3.7/5Good! (644 reviews)

"It’s located on a big service area off the highway exit so there are plenty of restaurants to eat at from early hours till late. There are plenty of trees to block off the highway noise but the place got packed with guest and noise off the big tour buses."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2019

Ramada by Wyndham Cambridge
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4 out of 5
Granta Place Mill Lane, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£114/night
22 Aug-23 Aug
4.2/5Very Good! (812 reviews)

"Great location, very relaxing. No air conditioning in rooms (air cooling only). Shower not very powerful on 3rd floor. Skimmed milk should be more readily available."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cambridge City Centre
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3.5 out of 5
42 Station Road E, Whittlesford, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£62/night
13 Sep-14 Sep
4.1/5Very Good! (508 reviews)

"All the staff were nice and very help full. The room and bathroom was spotless and the bed was very comfortable. We will definitely book this hotel again. Thanks to all the staff. R Nisbet."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019

Holiday Inn Express Cambridge-Duxford M11, Jct.10
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4.9/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Very clean and spacious. Location is really convenient for buses.

"Flat was clean, well equipped, and spacious. Location is convenient for buses. Really good cafe across the street."…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2018

Stylish Spacious 2-bedroom Apartment Furnished to a High Standard
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4 out of 5
57 Arbury Road, Cambridge, England
£89/night
23 Aug-24 Aug
4.7/5Exceptional! (462 reviews)

"The décor is cheery and bright, and the welcome was warm. Emma and Duncan work very hard to ensure their guests comfort. Had a lovely stay and would definitely recommend - the breakfasts are delicious!"…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug 2019

Victoria Guest House
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4 out of 5
Bar Hill, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£59/night
1 Sep-2 Sep
3.8/5Good! (545 reviews)

"lounge bar was very nice and the staff was very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul 2019

Hallmark Hotel Cambridge
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4 out of 5
154 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, England
£84/night
6 Sep-7 Sep
3.6/5Good! (221 reviews)

"Good location with parking, about 30 minute walk to city centre"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun 2019

Acorn Guest House
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3 out of 5
Green End, Cambridge, England
Free cancellation
£88/night
28 Aug-29 Aug
4.3/5Excellent! (46 reviews)
Always a pleasure!

"Always a pleasure to stay here. Bob is amazing! I enjoy the bed, shower and cooked breakfast as it’s all I need whilst on Business."…"

Reviewed on 7 Dec 2018

The Brambles B&B
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3.5 out of 5
138 Perne Road, Cambridge, England
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4.3/5Excellent! (47 reviews)
Quality does not match price

"Had the rating or the price been lower I would have been satisfied. But I paid over the odds for what was quite an ordinary room."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct 2014

Carolina Guest House
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4 out of 5
3 Chamberlin court, Westfield Lane, Cambridge, England
£180/night
20 Aug-21 Aug
Accordia Apartments Chamberlin Court
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4 out of 5
7 Rose Crescent, Cambridge, England
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3.4/5 (11 reviews)

"Great unit, modern and clean. Right in the centre of historic Cambridge - an amazing location. Had free wifi (although this did not always work). The TV reception was not very good, and there was a lot of noise early on Saturday morning. So my experiance was mixed."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2017

Apple Apartments Cambridge
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4 out of 5
Emmanuel Road, Cambridge, England
£104/night
20 Aug-21 Aug
2.9/5 (25 reviews)

"Although the keepers live apart, they kindly provided with additional blankets according to our requests."…"

Reviewed on 9 May 2019

Cambridge City Apartments (Peymans)
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4 out of 5
26 Newmarket Road, Cambridge, England
£84/night
20 Aug-21 Aug
2.8/5 (31 reviews)
Peymans, my visit to cambridge

"I found the experience very satisfying all facilities that i needed were in the apartment it was clean and the people were freindly and efficient, most enjoyable stay"…"

Reviewed on 31 Oct 2018

Cambridge City Studios (Peymans)
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Where should we stay in Cambridge?

The walkable destination of Cambridge is a great choice if you've been considering a holiday with the children. The museums, parks and gardens are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Cambridge (CBG), which is the closest airport, or London (STN-Stansted), which is located 22.6 mi (36.4 km) from the city centre. Cambridge has 62 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when deciding where you should stay.

Holidaying families have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Holiday Inn Cambridge: Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and central location at this 4-star hotel.

Hallmark Hotel Cambridge – Features an indoor pool, a restaurant and free rollaway beds. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 4-star hotel popular with guests.

The Brambles B&B – Offers free parking, free breakfast and laundry facilities. Guests like the breakfast options at this 3-star bed & breakfast.

Cambridge Inn: Central Self-Catering Cottage – Features in-room kitchens, laundry facilities and free WiFi. This apartment is rated 3 stars.

The Golden Ball Hotel – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort at this 4-star inn.

When should we visit Cambridge?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the children and head to Cambridge.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: March, July, June and May, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, October, December and August, with an average rainfall of 2.75 inches

What should we see and do in Cambridge?

While you and your family are holidaying in Cambridge, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences and Cambridge Corn Exchange. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Church of St Mary the Great and Ely Cathedral.

Cambridge is also known for the:
  • University life
  • Museums
  • Riverfront
  • Gardens
  • Parks
  • Art
  • Monuments

Getting around Cambridge

If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Cambridge Station, Cambridge North Station or Shelford Station. Cambridge might not have as many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

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