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Rated from 1 to 5, a higher number of stars indicates a better quality, range of services and facilities with an emphasis on 6 key areas – cleanliness, service, food, bedrooms, bathrooms and hospitality.

The merit score for this hotel is 81%. This helps you to compare quality between hotels of the same star rating.

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Customer rating 9 / 10
Based on 760 reviews

Many thoughtful touches in this contemporary hotel in pleasant gardens

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At a glance

2 Rosette restaurant
Family rooms
Wheelchair accessible
Dogs welcome

A beautiful Victorian mansion set amidst three acres of landscaped gardens, this property was originally built in 1852 for a surgeon from the famous Addenbrookes Hospital. The contemporary-style bedrooms have carefully chosen furniture and many thoughtful touches, while public rooms feature an open-plan bar, the adjacent Graffiti restaurant and a small quiet lounge.

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  • En-suite rooms: 52
  • Family rooms: 5
  • Ground-floor rooms: 26
  • Dogs allowed on premises
  • Dogs allowed in bedrooms
  • Broadband available
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Free satellite TV in rooms

Room rates

  • Single room, minimum price: £222
  • Double room, minimum price: £235

Opening times

  • Open all year


  • Night porter
  • Lift available
  • Outdoor parking spaces: 90


  • Accessible bedrooms: 3
  • Walk-in showers


  • Children welcome
  • Ironing facilities


  • Christmas entertainment programme
  • New Year entertainment programme


  • Theatre-style holds (maximum): 60
  • Classroom-style holds (maximum): 36
  • Boardroom-style holds (maximum): 34


  • Holds a civil ceremony licence
  • Maximum number of guests: 60

Getting here

M11 junction 13. From A1 north, take A14 onto A1307. At 'City of Cambridge' sign left into Whitehouse Lane.

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M11 junction 13
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