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Wonderful dining experience

We came here for a business dinner and found the staff lovely and attentive. The food was wonderful... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
Vincent B
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Extraordinary Cambridge College - great B & B experience!

We were fortunate enough to stay in the residence (Library Court) for three nights during a visit... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
Levannah
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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One of the colleges of Cambridge University that was built on the site of a 12th-century nunnery, and which today features spacious grounds and a pretty 16th-century cloister court.
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Jesus Ln., Cambridge CB5 8BL, England
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We came here for a business dinner and found the staff lovely and attentive. The food was wonderful and excitingly presented. They offer an extensive range of wines and champagne too. All this set in a brilliantly decorated private dinning room made for a really...More

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were fortunate enough to stay in the residence (Library Court) for three nights during a visit to Cambridge. While this college is not nearly as well known as others, it is quite beautiful and peaceful. The grounds are lovely. Our room was very comfortable....More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Beautiful, steeped in history. The pavilion has a thatched roof! Worth looking round, but won't let the dog in.

Thank aragornsmum
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Our daughter studied here over five years ago so went back with her to look around the grounds again.It has beautiful grounds, the "horse" is still in position. The college is a couple of minutes walk from the centre of town, on Jesus Lane, a...More

Thank shazzer
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The college is a tranquil haven within the splendour of ancient stonework. We stayed in the college rooms and were amazed at the level of comfort and cleanliness. Generous facilities and free wifi....beats any of the city hotels....how many of them can boast a heritage...More

Thank Peppipig
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I am a graduate of the college and love it dearly. It is a short distance from the very centre of the city but well worth the walk. It is, unlike many colleges, always open to visitors. There are beautiful gardens, a very large close...More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 1 March 2016

It's probably true that only the discerning or lost find this gem, which makes it a peaceful choice for the students living there. Lovely chapel & beautiful grounds.

Thank Zymotic
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Used to work here and back 20 Years later to visit. Happy memories. Helpful porters and lovely college.

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Huge single room with en suite, all newly refurbed. Jesus buildings are not among the most picturesque and part of our court looked like Princetown Prison, but we were able to wander about ad lib. Excellent breakfast, really well cooked and presented in Upper Hall....More

Thank Marirosa52
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

I stayed 'bed and breakfast' here in order to attend a College feast. However, for visitors to Cambridge who are unfamiliar with its university colleges, this is an excellent way to experience a taster of College life. The rooms are student accommodation, and furnished accordingly....More

Thank Gilpenned
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