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Helen Hotel

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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (4)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“city centre”(23 reviews)
“buffet style”(8 reviews)
“hash browns”(7 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Fitness centre
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Golf Course
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
167-169 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8RJ, England
3.4 km to Cambridge Airport
26 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the worst hotels i have stayed in. Me and my sister shared a room. We put a Do Not Disturb sign on our door and they came in anyway. The first morning we arrived the breakfast was cold. The morning i...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed two nights at the Hotel Helen and was pretty happy with the experience. Reception staff were very helpful and the hot breakfast (buffet) excellent. especially considering this is a cheaper establishment. The hotel is a 10-minutes walk from the station, and close to...More

Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I could not in all conscience recommend this yet friends have. There was a malodour which irritated me. The state of disrepair and decor reminded me of the worst student digs. The staff were friendly.

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Spent 2 nights here in 2 different rooms, both had sound issues, first floor room had a drone from an outside fan system, ground floor room had severe issues, from my bed I could hear every word spoken in reception, in the foyer and even...More

Thank Roderick S
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and my sister in law have just come back from staying here for 2 nights. The hotel and room was comfortable and clean, with everything you would need to a nice stay. The staff were very helpful and went out of their way to...More

Thank Tibbo81
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Cambridge
#9 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Cambridge
#9 Business Hotel in Cambridge
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (4)
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16 September 2017|
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Response from terrytc2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the hotel has free parking at front and over spill parking at the rear although I'm not sure if there is enough parking for every room to have a slot if it is full.
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"avoid ground floor bedrooms"
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"We were in 215 overlooking the garden"
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"Avoid rooms on the ground floor - you can hear every word from reception."
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"Rooms at the front of the hotel front onto a busy A road."
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