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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a gorgeous location, right on the river. In the morning you can eat your breakfast and watch the river meander by (as well as the runners, cyclists and walkers). The staff here were delightful, especially those in the restaurant. Nothing was too much trouble. Rooms were HUGE and very well appointed. We could walk everywhere in the city from...

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Bowdon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

I visit Cambridge several times a year for events at my college and when the visit is in term-time they cannot put me up and a hotel is necessary. For years the hotels were very expensive, indifferent, or both. Now new hotels are springing up and existing hotels are improving beyond measure. This hotel was for years the Garden House...

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AitziberH, Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Major Colin R Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to know that after many trials and error on different hotels around Cambridge you have finally found your favourite hotel in the DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, we are really pleased for all your positive comments and also for your constructive input which we will definitely address...

Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent one night at this hotel - 11 years since our last stay. We were having dinner at Magdalene College so it was just the accommodation. The rooms have not changed in that time and are now quite dated especially bathroom with curtain - expensive and you could not open either a window or balcony door. Perfect location and...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for a weekend as we were going to see a band at the Corn exchange. We tried to book Hilton city centre first but could no tget in so when i called the said that we could get into the Double Tree on the river,as this was still only a short walk into town it was fine. We...

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Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not our first time at this hotel but it never fails to please. Excellent staff and in a great location. Price could be a little lower but considering the quality of the hotel and service, I would stay here again.

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AitziberH, Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear H G Thank you for your feedback. We are really happy to have you as a regular and loyal customer and for that we are most grateful. We are truly appreciative of your kind comments about the service received in the hands of the team and your overall feedback. This will be very important for us to continue evaluating...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi, I had high expectations. However, it was a disappointing experience. Room was mouldy, dated and untidy. Back-yard side of building. View - Bins. Truck roaring in morning. Offered a breakfast - by an incompetent manager. He did not believe I would put review on Trip Advisor - but I did. Bar -average. Did not try Restaurant - put off...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the greeting at the front door to the farewell at the front door, this hotel had everything. The room was spotless, and kept that way by the polite, friendly staff, much appreciated complimentary water every day. The atmosphere between Reception, Bar and Restaurant staff was excellent. So important in any establishment. Location was fantastic, on the River Cam, and...

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AitziberH, Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear 205Annie Thank you for your kindest review. It was our absolute pleasure to have served you on your stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge and to have made your stay that much better for it. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed very much your stay in Cambridge and look forward to seeing you very soon. Kindest...

Santa Cruz, California, Usa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an older hotel, but well maintained. The buffet breakfast is top rate, the bar has plenty of places to have a quite and private conversation. The hotel staff are excellent. They recently removed the in building gym, but offer access to a larger gym just across the street. This hotel has a nice patio and lawn facing the...

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AitziberH, Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear GaryAGarcia Thank you for your review. We are very honoured to be your hotel of choice when coming to Cambridge on business and that we would also be your preferred choice if on vacation. All the team members really appreciate your custom and are always happy to be of service. We truly look forward to your next stay with...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

View from window - the bins below; Windows - filthy; Shabby and needs serious work done on certain aspects; Room is unfresh - a bit whiffy. I have just come fro Marriott in Twickenham which was great experience at a lower price;

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AitziberH, Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Peter R Thank you for your review. We are really sorry to read your comments, we are taking them very seriously and will take action where is necessary. Please accept our apology for the unsightly view of the laundry bins in the morning, these had been put outside the hotel ready for collection by the laundry lorry, we are...

Kent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great weekend stay at this very central and conveniently located hotel , overlooking the pretty River Cam. A stone's throw from the city centre and a punting/boat experience along the river to see some of the beautiful University colleges Appreciated the warm, freshly cooked chocolate chip complimentary cookies at Reception upon arrival. from the boat. Our spacious family room on...

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AitziberH, Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre, responded to this review

Dear tonicsfitnesscentre Thank you for your review. It is lovely to see that you have taken such diligence and care in writing a very comprehensive review for all TripAdvisor members’ benefit. From our side, we are just really pleased to see that you enjoyed very much your stay and that you found everything from the location to the amenities to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge is a four star hotel surrounded by the River Cam, minutes from the city centre. The 122 refurbished en-suite bedrooms feature a plasma flat screen television, air-conditioning, mini fridge, iron & ironing board and laptop safe. Upgraded executive bedrooms and suites, including the Penthouse Suite are also available. Four air conditioned function rooms are ideal for large or small events and the refurbished Riverside Brasserie is perfect for fine dining. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre

Address: Granta Place, Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: RM825 - RM1,607 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
Doubletree By Hilton Cambridge Hotel Cambridge
Hilton International Cambridge
Cambridge Hilton International
Doubletree Cambridge
Hilton Cambridge
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Cambridge
#8 Romantic Hotel in Cambridge
#10 Business Hotel in Cambridge
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“Book the Penthouse if you want great views!”
 of 5 bubbles jennyren747, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“River view rooms cost extra but also side rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles tonicsfitnesscentre, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Balcony rooms at a supplement”
 of 5 bubbles Beety, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for third floor river view, and keep away from current building works”
 of 5 bubbles richardemail, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask to be away from the car park and overlooking the river”
 of 5 bubbles flo5050, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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