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Cambridge,
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room's over heated (multiple people in our group couldn't turn the heating down. Tried to slept with the window open. Reception service at arrival was of, but at departure with poor. Overall was a middle / average class service and quality for a 112 Pound room rate?

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear glenn838 Thanks for the post and I am sorry you felt overheated given it is November. Sincerley

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought I'd leave a review as I had a lovely stay here. The room was clean and comfortable, the staff really friendly and helpful and you can't fault the location. It isn't modern, but then these older places have a charm of their own. I would return.

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 83abimc Thank you for the review and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, it is always nice to read an appreciation for a more mature hotel building as well. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Sincelrey

Wellington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here two nights on business. The twin room I had was warm, spotless and welcoming and had a lovely large bath which was much appreciated. I opted to eat out on the first night and the price of the all-inclusive dinner was therefore subtracted automatically from my bill - also much appreciated. On the second evening, I used...

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Victoria O Thank you for the post and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were well looked after by the team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely

Cambridge,
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location for sightseeing in Cambridge. Added bonus of car parking in a central town location. Easily accessed from M11. Would recommend for a couple of nights but can be a little bit noisy if your room is at the front of the hotel - unavoidable traffic noise! I would certainly visit again.

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jospephine K Thank you for the review and I am pleased the hotel suited your needs. If you so stay again please request a room at the back overlooking the car park rather than the main road Sincerely

Cambridge,
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were clean and well appointed. Good range of hot drinks available. Breakfast was good. Staff were pleasant and helpful. The accommodation was reasonable for the price and compared to a previous experience the facilities offered were improved.

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear charlestE3300SU Thank you for the post and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at the Royal Cambridge Hotel and that you have seen improvements from a prior stay. We so hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Sincerely

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Royal Cambridge for 2 nights for our wedding anniversary, using a Virgin Experience Gift Card (this hotel being the only choice available in Cambridge via Virgin). The location is perfect, really easy walking distance into Cambridge town centre. The hotel itself is obviously old and, although reception, restaurant and bar area are OK...

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anne O Thank you for the post and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at the Royal Cambridge Hotel. We so hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Sincerely

Cookham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tired and run down in desperate need of a face lift. Room was clean but not very good in terms of value for money. Parking is expensive on top of already paying so much for the room. Location is great, but this hotel has seen better days.

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Purplestrider I am glad the room was clean and location ideal for you. Car parking ranges from £15 with us up to close to £30 in the NCP, the choice is yours. Sincerely

Cambridge,
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable hotel with good breakfast. My stay was enjoyable. A points system would be a useful addition to services e.g. IHG. A guest tuned into the American election at a very early hour and this affected my sleep. Otherwise ok and a good environment and service. The restaurant staff were very friendly.

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Dear Pat T Thank you for the post and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at the Royal Cambridge Hotel. We so hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Sincerely

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Single room, at back, by the carpark. Cold, noisy and dated. University dorms are of a better standard. I only stay here when the rest of Cambridge is booked out. Service was dreadful, vastly understaffed. Beautiful building, shame it hasn't been cherished.

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Stewart R, General Manager at Royal Cambridge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear alwaysontheroad2016 Thank you for the post. Because your company have been unable to book you into your preferred hotels it is a shame that you have chosen to run us down on the basis of this. The previous reviewer also stayed the same night as you and found the staff to be friendly and helpful so I found your...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Still a lot to be done to the rooms to make them up to standard. The walls in my room were stained and scuffed. Bathroom tired. Food acceptable but not fine dining. However the majority of staff are very helpful. Great location.

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Dear welshbrie Thank you for the post and even though our product updating is on going I am pleased you found our staff helpful during your stay Sincerley

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Additional Information about Royal Cambridge Hotel

Address: Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1PY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: RM459 - RM874 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Cambridge Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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Cambridge Royal Hotel
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Hertford, United Kingdom
Heywood, England, United Kingdom
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