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Individually decorated, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Individually decorated, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Individually decorated, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Individually decorated, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Waterman

The Waterman

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
32 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, England, CB4 3AX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAnglia Ruskin University18 min walk
  • Popular LocationBridge of Sighs18 min walk
  • Popular LocationKing's College Chapel19 min walk
  • AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)40 min drive

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About this area

Cambridge

Located in Cambridge, The Waterman is in the city centre and near the airport. Mill Road and Scott Polar Research Institute are local attractions and those in the mood for shopping can visit Grand Arcade Shopping Centre and Cambridge Market Square. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Newmarket Racecourse or Fenner's.

What's nearby

  • Jesus College - 12 min walk
  • Castle Hill - 14 min walk
  • Anglia Ruskin University - 18 min walk
  • Bridge of Sighs - 18 min walk
  • King's College Chapel - 19 min walk

Restaurants

  • The Waterman — 1 min walk
  • Number 30 — 1 min walk
  • Hakka - 2 min walk
  • Fort St George - 4 min walk
  • Midsummer House - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Cambridge North Station - 11 min drive
  • London (LTN-Luton) - 51 min drive

About this property

The Waterman

3.5-star Cambridge inn in Cambridge City Centre, walk to University of Cambridge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free inn. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking and a garden. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. For a bit of entertainment, Smart TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also find coffee makers and hairdryers.
The Waterman offers 8 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. This individually decorated accommodation includes desks. Smart televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Cambridge inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

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

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 12.00 per day)
  • Free off-site parking

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–noon on weekdays and 8:00 AM–noon on weekends: GBP 4.50-9 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop
  • 1 bar/lounge

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • Polish

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Smart TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 4.50 and GBP 9 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 12.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

Waterman Inn Cambridge
Waterman Inn
Waterman Cambridge
The Waterman Inn
The Waterman Cambridge
The Waterman Inn Cambridge

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 45 out of 107 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 40 out of 107 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 107 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 107 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 107 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
comfortable bed, fantastic large shower, close to town, including punting etc
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
OK stay
The walls are paper thin. You can hear pretty much every word the people in the next room are saying and listening to! Noise from the outside pub garden was heard too. Our room backed on to that. Good shower. Bed was clean but not so comfy. Stair carpet could do with a shampoo and clean.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent
Great place great staff. Lovely hotel.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Really lovely room a stone throw away from the Cam and a short walk in to the town. Very covid friendly! Felt very safe.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020