The Norna

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Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed | Desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Triple Room | Desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Triple Room | Desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed | Desk, iron/ironing board, bed sheets

Overview of The Norna

The Norna

3.5 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
Map
148 Tenison Road, Cambridge, England, CB1 2DP

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity Botanic Gardens7 min walk
  • Popular LocationAnglia Ruskin University10 min walk
  • Popular LocationParker's Piece14 min walk
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)42 min drive

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About this area

Cambridge

Located in Cambridge, The Norna is in the city centre and near a train station. Mathematical Bridge and Church of St Mary the Great are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Coton Country Park and University Botanic Gardens. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Fenner's or Abbey Stadium. Guests appreciate the guest house's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • University Botanic Gardens - 7 min walk
  • Anglia Ruskin University - 10 min walk
  • Scott Polar Research Institute - 12 min walk
  • Parker's Piece - 14 min walk
  • Fitzwilliam Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Cambridge Station - 4 min walk
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 42 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Flying Pig - 5 min walk
  • The Garden Kitchen - 6 min walk
  • Bedouin - 6 min walk
  • Al Casbah - 6 min walk
  • The Devonshire Arms - 7 min walk

About this property

The Norna

3.5-star guesthouse in Cambridge
This smoke-free guesthouse features multilingual staff and free WiFi in public areas.
The Norna offers 8 accommodations with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. 42-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Languages

English, German

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch smart TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance

Access methods

Access code, private entrance

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Property is also known as

Cambridge City Tenison Towers B&B
Tenison Towers B&B
Tenison Towers
The Norna Cambridge
The Norna Guesthouse
The Norna Guesthouse Cambridge

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 13 out of 26 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 26 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 26 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 26 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 26 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5.0/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely Hotel
Enjoyed my stay at The Norna, very clean and comfortable as well as handy for shops and close to work where I was visiting. Would definitely recommend this hotel.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice place
Really good tv, good location. Comfortable room.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Close to train station but a bit far from city centre. Cosy room, however quite noisy
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location, very clean and a comfortable bed.Only complaint would be that I sent Clair a text about parking and unfortunately she was unable to respond.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location, fantastic owner!
The owner is really nice, friendly and accommodating to your needs. The room was small but comfortable and the Norna is in a fantastic location!
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019